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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 406 424 416
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Squid 16 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.047% 0.026%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 0.48% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £475 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £406 £383
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.20%
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
2420 2282 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.21% 9.75% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1732 1526 1319
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.16% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 123 151
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Surbiton - 2 £550 -
City of London - 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (57.14%) Apache
3 12 (57.14%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) Puppet
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (38.10%) HTTP
6 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) Ansible
6 8 (38.10%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) Docker
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) ZABBIX
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (28.57%) Open Source
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) JIRA
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (28.57%) logstash
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (23.81%) NFS
9 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
9 5 (23.81%) SMTP
9 5 (23.81%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) Unix
9 5 (23.81%) Perl

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 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
4 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
5 3 (14.29%) Confluence
5 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
5 3 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (14.29%) Zimbra
6 2 (9.52%) JBoss
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) HTTP
3 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) SMTP
5 4 (19.05%) LDAP
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
6 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (14.29%) FTP
6 3 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (14.29%) OpenVPN
6 3 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) SSH
7 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.76%) IMAP
7 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (28.57%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) Ant
4 3 (14.29%) git-flow
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 3 (14.29%) Liquibase
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
4 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 2 (9.52%) Hudson
5 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
5 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) ELK Stack
3 3 (14.29%) LAMP
3 3 (14.29%) MCollective
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Fintech
3 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.76%) HP Superdome
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Solaris
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Debian
4 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (9.52%) SUSE
6 1 (4.76%) HPUX
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (9.52%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Korn
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) RHCE
1 2 (9.52%) RHCSA
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) NFS
2 5 (23.81%) Postfix
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Snort
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) Ceph
5 1 (4.76%) Dovecot
5 1 (4.76%) iptables
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
5 1 (4.76%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Ansible
3 7 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 6 (28.57%) logstash
5 3 (14.29%) Cacti
5 3 (14.29%) CFEngine
5 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
5 3 (14.29%) Kibana
5 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
5 3 (14.29%) Nagios
5 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (14.29%) Rancher
5 3 (14.29%) Terraform
5 3 (14.29%) yum
6 1 (4.76%) OpenNebula
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Sonatype
4 3 (14.29%) Splunk
4 3 (14.29%) Sun
5 2 (9.52%) CA
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) WorldPay
6 1 (4.76%) HP
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