The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 377 375 389
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Varnish 34 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 1.63% 2.05% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +47.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £424 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2082 1907 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.82% 7.87% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1309 1138 1161
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 161 205
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Varnish
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 4 £400 +14.28% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 35 (41.67%) PHP
1 35 (41.67%) Linux
1 35 (41.67%) Scrum
2 31 (36.90%) HTTP
3 29 (34.52%) MySQL
4 28 (33.33%) Java
5 27 (32.14%) Python
5 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 26 (30.95%) Apache
7 25 (29.76%) C
8 21 (25.00%) Internet
8 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 19 (22.62%) Subversion
10 18 (21.43%) Ruby
10 18 (21.43%) DevOps
11 17 (20.24%) Perl
12 16 (19.05%) UNIX
12 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (19.05%) Puppet
12 16 (19.05%) Redis
13 15 (17.86%) TDD
13 15 (17.86%) LAMP
13 15 (17.86%) Web Services
13 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
14 14 (16.67%) HTML
14 14 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 14 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (15.48%) MongoDB
15 13 (15.48%) Akamai

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (30.95%) Apache
2 13 (15.48%) nginx
3 11 (13.10%) Node.js
4 8 (9.52%) Drupal
5 7 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (7.14%) Apache Solr
7 4 (4.76%) WordPress
8 3 (3.57%) IIS
8 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.38%) Zope
9 2 (2.38%) Plone
10 1 (1.19%) CMS
10 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Joyent
3 3 (3.57%) GitHub
4 2 (2.38%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.19%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.90%) HTTP
2 21 (25.00%) Internet
3 11 (13.10%) BGP
4 5 (5.95%) Intranet
5 4 (4.76%) DNS
6 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.38%) Extranet
7 1 (1.19%) Firewall
7 1 (1.19%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) MySQL
2 16 (19.05%) Redis
3 13 (15.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.38%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.62%) Subversion
3 9 (10.71%) RubyGems
4 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.33%) RSpec
5 5 (5.95%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.38%) Hudson
6 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.14%) Publishing
2 5 (5.95%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 8 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Magento Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) Web Services
1 15 (17.86%) LAMP
2 14 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (16.67%) HTML
3 13 (15.48%) CSS
4 12 (14.29%) RESTful
4 12 (14.29%) Sinatra
5 11 (13.10%) jQuery
6 10 (11.90%) HTML5
6 10 (11.90%) Memcached
6 10 (11.90%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (10.71%) VCL
8 6 (7.14%) JMX
8 6 (7.14%) Ajax
8 6 (7.14%) CSS3
9 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.76%) Apache Camel
11 3 (3.57%) ZeroMQ
11 3 (3.57%) OAuth2
11 3 (3.57%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Replication
1 7 (8.33%) Open Source
2 6 (7.14%) Streaming Video
2 6 (7.14%) Clustering
2 6 (7.14%) W3C
3 5 (5.95%) Taxonomies
4 4 (4.76%) Online Games
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) MPEG
6 2 (2.38%) Social Media
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Linux
2 16 (19.05%) UNIX
3 8 (9.52%) CentOS
4 7 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.76%) Windows
6 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.19%) Debian
6 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Scrum
2 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (21.43%) DevOps
4 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (17.86%) TDD
6 14 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 13 (15.48%) Web Development
8 12 (14.29%) OO
9 10 (11.90%) SOA
10 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
10 7 (8.33%) Kanban
11 6 (7.14%) BDD
11 6 (7.14%) Kernel Tuning
11 6 (7.14%) Release Management
11 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.95%) Project Management
12 5 (5.95%) Automated Testing
13 4 (4.76%) Change Management
13 4 (4.76%) ITIL
14 3 (3.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) PHP
2 28 (33.33%) Java
3 27 (32.14%) Python
4 25 (29.76%) C
5 18 (21.43%) Ruby
6 17 (20.24%) Perl
7 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.14%) C++
9 5 (5.95%) SQL
10 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.38%) Scala
12 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Xen
1 1 (1.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Puppet
2 14 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.52%) Nagios
4 7 (8.33%) StatsD
5 6 (7.14%) Munin
6 2 (2.38%) Salt
6 2 (2.38%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.38%) Cacti
7 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.19%) collectd
7 1 (1.19%) Ansible
7 1 (1.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Akamai
2 7 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 6 (7.14%) Percona
4 4 (4.76%) Zend
4 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.57%) VMware
6 2 (2.38%) Open Text
6 2 (2.38%) RedDot
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco
7 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
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