The first table below looks at the demand for GemFire skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 562 529 553
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Contract jobs citing GemFire 8 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.091% 0.16% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
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£550 £600 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8816 8021 9094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.24% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5312 4651 5282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 417 426
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
GemFire
UK

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GemFire across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in England

GemFire
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GemFire across the England region.

GemFire Daily Rate Trend in England

GemFire
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 8 £550 -8.33% 2
GemFire
UK

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GemFire 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 GemFire.

1 12 (66.67%) Java
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 9 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (38.89%) Perl
5 7 (38.89%) Derivative
6 6 (33.33%) JIRA
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
7 5 (27.78%) ION Trading
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Middleware
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Atlassian
7 5 (27.78%) GitHub
7 5 (27.78%) ION MarketView
7 5 (27.78%) Confluence
7 5 (27.78%) Low Latency
8 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
8 4 (22.22%) Market Risk
8 4 (22.22%) Python

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GemFire 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 GemFire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (27.78%) Confluence
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Hazelcast
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) JMS
2 3 (16.67%) Rendezvous
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) LINQ
3 2 (11.11%) Memcached
4 1 (5.56%) WinForms
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Derivative
2 4 (22.22%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 4 (22.22%) Market Risk
3 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (16.67%) Equities
4 2 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Low Latency
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) ION Trading
2 5 (27.78%) Atlassian
3 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 2 (11.11%) 29West
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
4 2 (11.11%) DataSynapse
4 2 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) GigaSpaces
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