The table below looks at the statistics for Varnish skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 377 370 387
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing Varnish 42 49 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.20% 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 1.96% 2.22% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £435 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £238
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 - -
Varnish
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
2142 2211 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.72% 8.86% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1362 1108
Average daily rate £394 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £520 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 133 151
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £31.10 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Varnish across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in London

Varnish
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Varnish Daily Rate Trend in London

Varnish
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Varnish across the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Varnish Daily Rate Histogram in London

Varnish
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Varnish Hourly Rate Trend in London

Varnish
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Varnish within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 2 £475 +31.94% 3
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Varnish 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 Varnish.

1 45 (59.21%) Linux
2 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
3 36 (47.37%) Apache
3 36 (47.37%) PHP
4 32 (42.11%) MySQL
5 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (36.84%) Web Services
7 27 (35.53%) TDD
7 27 (35.53%) DevOps
8 25 (32.89%) UNIX
8 25 (32.89%) Scrum
8 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (30.26%) Subversion
9 23 (30.26%) Ruby
9 23 (30.26%) Puppet
10 22 (28.95%) ActiveMQ
11 21 (27.63%) Memcached
12 19 (25.00%) Open Source
12 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (25.00%) nginx
12 19 (25.00%) Java
13 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
14 17 (22.37%) Python
14 17 (22.37%) Configuration Management
14 17 (22.37%) LAMP
15 16 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
16 15 (19.74%) Kanban
16 15 (19.74%) BDD
16 15 (19.74%) MongoDB
17 14 (18.42%) Sinatra

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Varnish 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 Varnish. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (47.37%) Apache
2 19 (25.00%) nginx
3 14 (18.42%) Apache Solr
3 14 (18.42%) Drupal
4 7 (9.21%) Confluence
5 4 (5.26%) WordPress
6 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.63%) IIS
7 2 (2.63%) Zope
7 2 (2.63%) Plone
7 2 (2.63%) Node.js
8 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.32%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (11.84%) Joyent
3 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.95%) GitHub
5 2 (2.63%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) HTTP
2 7 (9.21%) Internet
3 5 (6.58%) SSL
4 4 (5.26%) DNS
5 3 (3.95%) BGP
5 3 (3.95%) Intranet
6 2 (2.63%) DAB
6 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.32%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.32%) LDAP
7 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) MySQL
2 15 (19.74%) MongoDB
3 12 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.53%) Redis
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
2 23 (30.26%) Subversion
3 14 (18.42%) Cucumber
3 14 (18.42%) RSpec
4 12 (15.79%) PHPUnit
5 11 (14.47%) Jenkins
6 7 (9.21%) Hudson
6 7 (9.21%) JIRA
7 6 (7.89%) Maven
7 6 (7.89%) Artifactory
8 4 (5.26%) RubyGems
9 1 (1.32%) Behat
9 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Publishing
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Developer
2 13 (17.11%) Drupal Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.32%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.32%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) Web Services
2 22 (28.95%) ActiveMQ
3 21 (27.63%) Memcached
4 17 (22.37%) LAMP
5 16 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
6 14 (18.42%) Sinatra
7 12 (15.79%) HTML
7 12 (15.79%) CSS
8 9 (11.84%) NSQ
8 9 (11.84%) HTML5
8 9 (11.84%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (11.84%) jQuery
9 8 (10.53%) RESTful
10 6 (7.89%) CSS3
11 5 (6.58%) Ajax
11 5 (6.58%) Symfony
12 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.95%) ZeroMQ
13 3 (3.95%) OAuth2
13 3 (3.95%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Open Source
2 11 (14.47%) Taxonomies
3 5 (6.58%) User Experience
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
3 5 (6.58%) W3C
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) MPEG
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Online Games
6 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (59.21%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) UNIX
3 9 (11.84%) CentOS
4 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Windows
6 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) TDD
2 27 (35.53%) DevOps
3 25 (32.89%) Scrum
3 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (22.37%) Configuration Management
5 15 (19.74%) Kanban
5 15 (19.74%) BDD
6 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
7 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.16%) OO
9 4 (5.26%) SOA
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.95%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.95%) Web Development
10 3 (3.95%) Release Management
10 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.95%) Content Management
10 3 (3.95%) OOD
10 3 (3.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (47.37%) PHP
2 23 (30.26%) Ruby
3 19 (25.00%) Java
4 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.37%) Python
6 14 (18.42%) C
7 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (5.26%) Perl
7 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.95%) SQL
9 2 (2.63%) Scala
10 1 (1.32%) Golang
10 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) CCNA
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.32%) KVM
2 1 (1.32%) LXC
2 1 (1.32%) Xen
2 1 (1.32%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) Puppet
2 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.21%) HAProxy
4 6 (7.89%) YUM
5 5 (6.58%) Nagios
6 2 (2.63%) Cacti
7 1 (1.32%) collectd
7 1 (1.32%) StatsD
7 1 (1.32%) Ansible
7 1 (1.32%) logstash
7 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Rackspace
2 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.89%) Zend
4 3 (3.95%) Akamai
5 2 (2.63%) New Relic
6 1 (1.32%) Open Text
6 1 (1.32%) RedDot
6 1 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
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