The first table below looks at the demand for Memcached 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 Memcached over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memcached
Rank 565 483 564
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +81
Contract jobs citing Memcached 25 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.046% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.17% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
Average daily rate £375 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -19.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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Memcached
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memcached across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Memcached Jobs Demand Trend in England

Memcached
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Memcached Daily Rate Trend in England

Memcached
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Memcached across the England region.

Memcached Hourly Rate Trend in England

Memcached
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 Memcached within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -9 24 £375 +13.20% 7
South East -13 1 - - 2
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Memcached
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Memcached 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 Memcached.

1 37 (63.79%) Git (software)
2 32 (55.17%) MySQL
3 31 (53.45%) Ruby
3 31 (53.45%) Varnish
4 27 (46.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 27 (46.55%) ActiveMQ
5 26 (44.83%) PHP
6 25 (43.10%) TDD
7 21 (36.21%) BDD
8 20 (34.48%) MongoDB
8 20 (34.48%) Sinatra
8 20 (34.48%) Open Source
9 17 (29.31%) Subversion
9 17 (29.31%) UNIX
10 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (27.59%) Scrum
11 15 (25.86%) CSS
11 15 (25.86%) HTML
11 15 (25.86%) SOA
11 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (25.86%) Apache Camel
12 14 (24.14%) Rackspace
12 14 (24.14%) Drupal
12 14 (24.14%) RubyGems
12 14 (24.14%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
12 14 (24.14%) Publishing
13 13 (22.41%) LAMP
13 13 (22.41%) Web Services
13 13 (22.41%) Linux

Memcached
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Memcached 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 Memcached. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.14%) Drupal
2 12 (20.69%) Apache Solr
3 5 (8.62%) nginx
3 5 (8.62%) Apache
4 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.90%) GemFire
5 3 (5.17%) Zope
6 2 (3.45%) Confluence
7 1 (1.72%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (17.24%) Joyent
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.62%) Heroku
3 5 (8.62%) SaaS
4 2 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
1 2 (3.45%) SNMP
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) MySQL
2 20 (34.48%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.79%) Redis
4 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.62%) Big Data
5 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.90%) Couchbase
6 4 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (5.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 37 (63.79%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.31%) Subversion
3 14 (24.14%) RubyGems
4 12 (20.69%) PHPUnit
5 7 (12.07%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.34%) RSpec
7 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (3.45%) JIRA
9 1 (1.72%) Hudson
9 1 (1.72%) JMeter
9 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 14 (24.14%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (82.76%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Ruby Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Drupal Developer
4 9 (15.52%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.72%) CSS Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Perl Developer
9 1 (1.72%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) Ruby on Rails
1 27 (46.55%) ActiveMQ
2 20 (34.48%) Sinatra
3 15 (25.86%) CSS
3 15 (25.86%) HTML
3 15 (25.86%) Apache Camel
4 13 (22.41%) LAMP
4 13 (22.41%) Web Services
5 10 (17.24%) HTML5
6 9 (15.52%) CSS3
7 7 (12.07%) jQuery
8 6 (10.34%) RESTful
9 5 (8.62%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (8.62%) XML
10 4 (6.90%) Ajax
11 3 (5.17%) REST
11 3 (5.17%) Gearman
11 3 (5.17%) Resque
11 3 (5.17%) Phusion Passenger
12 2 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Open Source
2 12 (20.69%) Taxonomies
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.72%) Online Games
4 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) UNIX
2 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) TDD
2 21 (36.21%) BDD
3 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Scrum
4 15 (25.86%) SOA
4 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.41%) Kanban
6 12 (20.69%) Automated Testing
7 10 (17.24%) OO
7 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.34%) OO PHP
10 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.90%) OOP
11 4 (6.90%) Data Management
11 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.90%) Project Management
11 4 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
12 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Ruby
2 26 (44.83%) PHP
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) Python
5 7 (12.07%) Perl
5 7 (12.07%) SQL
6 4 (6.90%) Java
6 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.17%) PHP5
8 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Varnish
2 1 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Puppet
2 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.72%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Rackspace
2 6 (10.34%) Zend
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Splunk
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) BMC