The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Squid Cache
UK / England
Rank 543 579 569
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs citing Squid 31 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.024% 0.060%
As % of the System Software category 0.62% 0.23% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 12
Median daily rate £500 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £338 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £338 £412
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -17.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5016 4683 4805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.10% 10.26% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3152 2833 2656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 466 565
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Squid as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in England

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Squid Daily Rate Trend in England

Squid
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Squid across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Squid Daily Rate Histogram in England

Squid
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Squid Hourly Rate Trend in England

Squid
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 22 £500 +17.64% 5
East Midlands - 5 £600 -
North West - 4 £375 - 1
Squid
UK

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Squid also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Squid.

1 113 (86.26%) Jenkins
2 112 (85.50%) Puppet
3 110 (83.97%) Linux
3 110 (83.97%) Apache
4 104 (79.39%) Oracle
4 104 (79.39%) DNS
4 104 (79.39%) Docker
5 99 (75.57%) VMware
6 98 (74.81%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (73.28%) Git (software)
8 93 (70.99%) DevOps
9 92 (70.23%) logstash
9 92 (70.23%) Postfix
9 92 (70.23%) Configuration Management
10 91 (69.47%) Service Management
11 90 (68.70%) Continuous Integration
11 90 (68.70%) Ansible
12 89 (67.94%) Amazon AWS
12 89 (67.94%) vCloud
13 88 (67.18%) OpenVPN
13 88 (67.18%) Shell Script
13 88 (67.18%) SSH
13 88 (67.18%) Terraform
14 87 (66.41%) Sonatype
14 87 (66.41%) Sonatype Nexus
14 87 (66.41%) ELK Stack
14 87 (66.41%) Rancher
14 87 (66.41%) Maven
14 87 (66.41%) JIRA
14 87 (66.41%) Ant

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 110 (83.97%) Apache
2 87 (66.41%) Elasticsearch
3 84 (64.12%) Confluence
4 28 (21.37%) nginx
5 12 (9.16%) OpenStack
6 10 (7.63%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.34%) SAS
8 5 (3.82%) JBoss
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.76%) IIS
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 83 (63.36%) HipChat
2 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 89 (67.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 104 (79.39%) DNS
2 88 (67.18%) OpenVPN
2 88 (67.18%) SSH
3 87 (66.41%) OpenLDAP
4 23 (17.56%) Reverse Proxy
5 19 (14.50%) VPN
6 17 (12.98%) IPsec
7 11 (8.40%) HTTP
8 10 (7.63%) LDAP
9 8 (6.11%) DHCP
10 7 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (5.34%) IMAP
10 7 (5.34%) iSCSI
10 7 (5.34%) MRTG
10 7 (5.34%) SMTP
11 5 (3.82%) SSL
12 4 (3.05%) SNMP
13 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
14 2 (1.53%) Firewall
15 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (64.89%) PostgreSQL
2 81 (61.83%) Hadoop
3 36 (27.48%) Oracle Database
4 23 (17.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (6.87%) MySQL
6 5 (3.82%) Endeca
7 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.76%) Redis
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 113 (86.26%) Jenkins
2 96 (73.28%) Git (software)
3 87 (66.41%) Ant
3 87 (66.41%) JIRA
3 87 (66.41%) JUnit
3 87 (66.41%) Maven
3 87 (66.41%) SonarQube
3 87 (66.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 86 (65.65%) Liquibase
5 83 (63.36%) JIRA Agile
6 57 (43.51%) Bitbucket
7 8 (6.11%) Subversion
8 3 (2.29%) GitLab
9 1 (0.76%) Gitweb
9 1 (0.76%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (0.76%) Games
1 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (45.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (18.32%) Senior DevOps
2 24 (18.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 19 (14.50%) Consultant
4 16 (12.21%) Lead DevOps
5 15 (11.45%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) DBA
6 10 (7.63%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (6.87%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (3.82%) Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Administrator
9 4 (3.05%) Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Azure Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Digital Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (2.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (66.41%) ELK Stack
1 87 (66.41%) MCollective
2 84 (64.12%) Software Packaging
3 13 (9.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (6.11%) LAMP
4 8 (6.11%) Memcached
5 5 (3.82%) J2EE
6 4 (3.05%) CGI
6 4 (3.05%) Embperl
6 4 (3.05%) FastCGI
6 4 (3.05%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.05%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.76%) CSS
7 1 (0.76%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) Node.js
7 1 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.76%) React
7 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.53%) User Experience
4 1 (0.76%) BBC
4 1 (0.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 110 (83.97%) Linux
2 81 (61.83%) CentOS
3 16 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.92%) RancherOS
4 13 (9.92%) VyOS
5 12 (9.16%) Unix
6 8 (6.11%) Ubuntu
7 7 (5.34%) Debian
7 7 (5.34%) Solaris
8 5 (3.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.05%) SUSE
10 3 (2.29%) Windows
11 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.76%) HPUX
12 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (74.81%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (70.99%) DevOps
3 92 (70.23%) Configuration Management
4 91 (69.47%) Service Management
5 90 (68.70%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (66.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 84 (64.12%) Identity Management
7 84 (64.12%) Scrum
8 63 (48.09%) Workflow
9 57 (43.51%) Case Management
10 53 (40.46%) Coaching
11 52 (39.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (10.69%) Open Source
13 12 (9.16%) Data Architecture
13 12 (9.16%) Data Migration
13 12 (9.16%) Migration
14 11 (8.40%) Quality Management
15 9 (6.87%) Penetration Testing
16 8 (6.11%) Software Engineering
17 7 (5.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 88 (67.18%) Shell Script
2 65 (49.62%) Ruby
3 19 (14.50%) Perl
4 15 (11.45%) Bash Shell
4 15 (11.45%) Python
5 14 (10.69%) PHP
6 12 (9.16%) Java
7 11 (8.40%) C
8 8 (6.11%) C++
9 7 (5.34%) Korn
10 4 (3.05%) Go
11 2 (1.53%) SQL
12 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 83 (63.36%) SC Cleared
1 83 (63.36%) Security Cleared
2 33 (25.19%) CTC Cleared
3 18 (13.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (7.63%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (5.34%) CLAS
5 7 (5.34%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.82%) Degree
7 2 (1.53%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) CCNP
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) ISO27005
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 104 (79.39%) Docker
2 92 (70.23%) Postfix
3 89 (67.94%) vCloud
4 13 (9.92%) Corosync
5 12 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (8.40%) iptables
6 11 (8.40%) KVM
7 7 (5.34%) Dovecot
7 7 (5.34%) Sendmail
8 6 (4.58%) NFS
9 4 (3.05%) Varnish
9 4 (3.05%) Xen
10 3 (2.29%) Ceph
11 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
11 2 (1.53%) Snort
12 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.76%) Samba
12 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 112 (85.50%) Puppet
2 92 (70.23%) logstash
3 90 (68.70%) Ansible
4 88 (67.18%) Terraform
5 87 (66.41%) Kibana
5 87 (66.41%) Kubernetes
5 87 (66.41%) Rancher
5 87 (66.41%) ZABBIX
6 23 (17.56%) Consul
6 23 (17.56%) Packer
7 22 (16.79%) HAProxy
8 13 (9.92%) Nagios
8 13 (9.92%) Pacemaker
9 7 (5.34%) Cacti
10 6 (4.58%) Graphite
11 5 (3.82%) OpenNebula
12 4 (3.05%) vRealize
13 3 (2.29%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (2.29%) yum
13 3 (2.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 104 (79.39%) Oracle
2 99 (75.57%) VMware
3 87 (66.41%) Sonatype
4 57 (43.51%) Atlassian
5 23 (17.56%) AppDynamics
6 18 (13.74%) Red Hat
7 13 (9.92%) Vyatta
8 5 (3.82%) Cisco
9 3 (2.29%) EMC
9 3 (2.29%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.76%) Citrix
10 1 (0.76%) F5
10 1 (0.76%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.76%) New Relic
10 1 (0.76%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.76%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.76%) Symantec
10 1 (0.76%) Veritas
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