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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Varnish
Rank - 186 210
Contract jobs citing Varnish 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.18% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category - 1.92% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate - £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £385 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Varnish
London

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
355 520 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.17% 9.46% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 389 349
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £224 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 33
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.75 £29.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Varnish across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Varnish
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Varnish also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Varnish.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Akamai
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Varnish also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Varnish. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Akamai