The table below looks at the statistics for Varnish skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Varnish
London / City of London
Rank - 149 182
Contract jobs citing Varnish 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.063% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category - 0.68% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
291 293 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.84% 9.29% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 222 326
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 26
Median hourly rate £22.34 £12.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.12% -35.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.90 £22.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +3.12%

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Varnish as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Varnish
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Varnish across the City of London region.

Varnish Daily Rate Trend in the City of London