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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 566 534 551
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing GemFire 8 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.021% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.090% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
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
8846 7976 9158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.92% 17.12% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5334 4652 5326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 395 423
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 8 £550 -8.33% 2
GemFire
UK

GemFire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) UNIX
3 9 (56.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (43.75%) Perl
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Derivative
6 5 (31.25%) Banking
6 5 (31.25%) ION Trading
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Middleware
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) Confluence
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
6 5 (31.25%) ION MarketView
6 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
6 5 (31.25%) GitHub
7 4 (25.00%) Credit Risk
7 4 (25.00%) Market Risk
8 3 (18.75%) Risk Analytics

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) Confluence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Hazelcast
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Front Office
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) Rendezvous
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) Memcached
3 2 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Derivative
2 4 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 3 (18.75%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Equities
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) ION Trading
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
3 2 (12.50%) DataSynapse
3 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (6.25%) 29West
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase
London
Anantha
Rate: 400
Posted: 16 days ago