The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 386 414 422
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +8
Contract jobs citing Squid 50 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.085% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 1.93% 0.87% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £475 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £563 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £419 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Squid
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2592 2296 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.70% 9.73% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1822 1508 1340
Median daily rate £450 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 125 162
Median hourly rate £14.02 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.12% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.98 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in London

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Squid Daily Rate Trend in London

Squid
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Squid across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Squid Daily Rate Histogram in London

Squid
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Squid Hourly Rate Trend in London

Squid
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon -13 8 - -
Surbiton - 2 £550 -
City of London +44 1 £675 +42.10%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Squid.

1 50 (84.75%) Linux
1 50 (84.75%) Apache
1 50 (84.75%) DNS
1 50 (84.75%) Puppet
1 50 (84.75%) Jenkins
2 49 (83.05%) Git (software)
2 49 (83.05%) VMware
3 47 (79.66%) DevOps
4 46 (77.97%) Docker
4 46 (77.97%) Amazon AWS
5 45 (76.27%) Ansible
5 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (74.58%) ZABBIX
7 43 (72.88%) logstash
7 43 (72.88%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (72.88%) JIRA
8 42 (71.19%) Configuration Management
8 42 (71.19%) Postfix
8 42 (71.19%) Continuous Delivery
9 41 (69.49%) ELK Stack
10 40 (67.80%) Terraform
10 40 (67.80%) Sonatype
10 40 (67.80%) Sonatype Nexus
10 40 (67.80%) JIRA Agile
10 40 (67.80%) Kubernetes
10 40 (67.80%) HipChat
10 40 (67.80%) Rancher
10 40 (67.80%) OpenLDAP
10 40 (67.80%) OpenVPN
10 40 (67.80%) Confluence

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 50 (84.75%) Apache
2 43 (72.88%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (67.80%) Confluence
4 6 (10.17%) OpenStack
5 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.08%) GlassFish
6 3 (5.08%) Zimbra
7 2 (3.39%) IIS
7 2 (3.39%) JBoss
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (67.80%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 46 (77.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) PaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (84.75%) DNS
2 40 (67.80%) OpenLDAP
2 40 (67.80%) OpenVPN
2 40 (67.80%) SSH
3 8 (13.56%) HTTP
4 7 (11.86%) Firewall
5 5 (8.47%) SMTP
5 5 (8.47%) VPN
6 4 (6.78%) DHCP
6 4 (6.78%) LDAP
7 3 (5.08%) BGP
7 3 (5.08%) BIG-IP
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (5.08%) SAN
8 2 (3.39%) FTP
8 2 (3.39%) SNMP
8 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.69%) IMAP
9 1 (1.69%) Internet
9 1 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (61.02%) Hadoop
3 7 (11.86%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) Big Data
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (84.75%) Jenkins
2 49 (83.05%) Git (software)
3 43 (72.88%) JIRA
4 40 (67.80%) JIRA Agile
4 40 (67.80%) Maven
4 40 (67.80%) Sonatype Nexus
5 39 (66.10%) Ant
5 39 (66.10%) JUnit
5 39 (66.10%) SonarQube
6 37 (62.71%) Liquibase
7 32 (54.24%) Bitbucket
8 3 (5.08%) git-flow
9 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.39%) GitLab
9 2 (3.39%) Hudson
9 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.39%) Subversion
9 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Lead DevOps
3 13 (22.03%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (22.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Junior
6 4 (6.78%) Junior DevOps
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Network Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (69.49%) ELK Stack
2 40 (67.80%) MCollective
3 34 (57.63%) Software Packaging
4 5 (8.47%) LAMP
4 5 (8.47%) Web Services
5 3 (5.08%) Middleware
6 2 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) PKI
2 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Fintech
3 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.39%) Clustering
4 2 (3.39%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.69%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) Linux
2 35 (59.32%) CentOS
3 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Unix
4 4 (6.78%) Solaris
5 3 (5.08%) Debian
5 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.08%) Windows
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.39%) SUSE
7 1 (1.69%) HPUX
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) DevOps
2 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (71.19%) Configuration Management
3 42 (71.19%) Continuous Delivery
4 40 (67.80%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (67.80%) Service Management
5 34 (57.63%) Identity Management
5 34 (57.63%) Scrum
6 33 (55.93%) Case Management
7 30 (50.85%) Coaching
8 25 (42.37%) Workflow
9 22 (37.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.56%) Open Source
12 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.78%) High Availability
12 4 (6.78%) ITIL
13 3 (5.08%) Change Management
13 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) Ruby
2 33 (55.93%) Shell Script
3 7 (11.86%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) Perl
4 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.47%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.39%) SQL
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 33 (55.93%) SC Cleared
1 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.90%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.39%) RHCE
4 2 (3.39%) RHCSA
4 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (77.97%) Docker
2 42 (71.19%) Postfix
3 39 (66.10%) vCloud
4 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (8.47%) NFS
6 3 (5.08%) KVM
6 3 (5.08%) Snort
7 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.39%) Xen
8 1 (1.69%) Ceph
8 1 (1.69%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.69%) iptables
8 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 50 (84.75%) Puppet
2 45 (76.27%) Ansible
3 44 (74.58%) ZABBIX
4 43 (72.88%) logstash
5 40 (67.80%) Kibana
5 40 (67.80%) Kubernetes
5 40 (67.80%) Rancher
5 40 (67.80%) Terraform
6 3 (5.08%) Cacti
6 3 (5.08%) CFEngine
6 3 (5.08%) HAProxy
6 3 (5.08%) Nagios
6 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.08%) yum
7 2 (3.39%) vRealize
7 2 (3.39%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.69%) OpenNebula
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 49 (83.05%) VMware
2 40 (67.80%) Sonatype
3 38 (64.41%) Oracle
4 32 (54.24%) Atlassian
5 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco
7 3 (5.08%) Splunk
7 3 (5.08%) Sun
8 2 (3.39%) CA
8 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.39%) EMC
8 2 (3.39%) IBM
8 2 (3.39%) Juniper
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.39%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.69%) HP
9 1 (1.69%) Veritas
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