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 22 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 196 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Varnish 4 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.26% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 2.86% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
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£425 £358 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £438 £200
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +118.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
583 665 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.94% 9.25% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 434 336
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 49 58
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.00 £32.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Redis
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Redis
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Memcached
3 1 (12.50%) Mustache
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (12.50%) collectd
3 1 (12.50%) StatsD
3 1 (12.50%) logstash
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
1 1 (12.50%) Akamai
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
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