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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 380 381 370
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Varnish 43 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category 2.10% 1.48% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 18
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£425 £370 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £430 £273
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +57.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
2047 2224 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.62% 9.10% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1390 1053
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 128 190
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -4.24%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +14 2 £475 +28.37% 2
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 46 (61.33%) Git (software)
2 44 (58.67%) Linux
3 42 (56.00%) PHP
4 37 (49.33%) MySQL
4 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (42.67%) Web Services
5 32 (42.67%) Apache
5 32 (42.67%) TDD
6 30 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (40.00%) DevOps
7 28 (37.33%) UNIX
8 27 (36.00%) Subversion
8 27 (36.00%) Puppet
9 26 (34.67%) ActiveMQ
10 25 (33.33%) Memcached
11 24 (32.00%) Ruby
12 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
13 21 (28.00%) Scrum
13 21 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (26.67%) nginx
14 20 (26.67%) Open Source
15 19 (25.33%) Java
15 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
16 18 (24.00%) Python
16 18 (24.00%) Drupal
17 17 (22.67%) LAMP
17 17 (22.67%) MongoDB
17 17 (22.67%) BDD
18 16 (21.33%) Apache Solr
18 16 (21.33%) Ruby on Rails

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 32 (42.67%) Apache
2 20 (26.67%) nginx
3 18 (24.00%) Drupal
4 16 (21.33%) Apache Solr
5 8 (10.67%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (9.33%) Confluence
7 2 (2.67%) Node.js
7 2 (2.67%) Zope
7 2 (2.67%) Plone
7 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 2 (2.67%) WordPress
8 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (14.67%) Joyent
3 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.00%) GitHub
5 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.33%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.33%) SaaS
6 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) HTTP
2 6 (8.00%) Internet
3 5 (6.67%) SSL
4 3 (4.00%) Intranet
4 3 (4.00%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) BGP
5 2 (2.67%) DAB
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (49.33%) MySQL
2 17 (22.67%) MongoDB
3 13 (17.33%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (12.00%) Redis
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (61.33%) Git (software)
2 27 (36.00%) Subversion
3 14 (18.67%) RSpec
3 14 (18.67%) Cucumber
4 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
4 13 (17.33%) PHPUnit
5 7 (9.33%) JIRA
5 7 (9.33%) Hudson
6 6 (8.00%) Artifactory
6 6 (8.00%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) RubyGems
8 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.33%) Behat
General
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (12.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Senior Web Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (1.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.67%) Web Services
2 26 (34.67%) ActiveMQ
3 25 (33.33%) Memcached
4 17 (22.67%) LAMP
5 16 (21.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 16 (21.33%) HTML
6 14 (18.67%) RabbitMQ
6 14 (18.67%) Sinatra
6 14 (18.67%) CSS
7 13 (17.33%) HTML5
8 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
8 11 (14.67%) NSQ
8 11 (14.67%) jQuery
9 9 (12.00%) RESTful
10 8 (10.67%) CSS3
11 7 (9.33%) Ajax
11 7 (9.33%) Symfony
12 3 (4.00%) OAuth
12 3 (4.00%) EJB
12 3 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Open Source
2 13 (17.33%) Taxonomies
3 7 (9.33%) W3C
4 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 5 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) MPEG
6 1 (1.33%) Online Games
6 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Linux
2 28 (37.33%) UNIX
3 9 (12.00%) CentOS
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Debian
6 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.67%) TDD
3 30 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (40.00%) DevOps
4 21 (28.00%) Scrum
5 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
6 17 (22.67%) BDD
7 15 (20.00%) Kanban
7 15 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 14 (18.67%) OO
9 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.67%) Content Management
11 5 (6.67%) SOA
12 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.33%) Web Development
12 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.00%) Release Management
13 3 (4.00%) Business Analysis
13 3 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) PHP
2 24 (32.00%) Ruby
3 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.33%) Java
5 18 (24.00%) Python
6 8 (10.67%) C
7 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.00%) SQL
8 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.67%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) PHP5
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) Golang
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) CCNA
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.33%) Xen
2 1 (1.33%) Squid
2 1 (1.33%) LXC
2 1 (1.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (36.00%) Puppet
2 21 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.33%) HAProxy
4 6 (8.00%) YUM
5 5 (6.67%) Nagios
6 2 (2.67%) Kibana
6 2 (2.67%) Cacti
7 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.33%) collectd
7 1 (1.33%) StatsD
7 1 (1.33%) Ansible
7 1 (1.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Rackspace
2 8 (10.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.00%) Zend
4 2 (2.67%) New Relic
4 2 (2.67%) Akamai
4 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) Open Text
5 1 (1.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) RedDot
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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