The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing GemFire 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GemFire
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 88 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.02% 11.38% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 48
Average daily rate £300 £340 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £242 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

GemFire
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

GemFire Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

GemFire
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle