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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Varnish
Rank 352 362 347
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Varnish 42 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.24% 1.84% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 20
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£428 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £390 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £430 £285
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +50.87%
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
1873 1904 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.92% 8.71% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1184 937
Average daily rate £400 £378 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 110 211
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £24.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +12 3 £475 - 2
Hammersmith - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 57 (68.67%) Git (software)
2 52 (62.65%) Linux
3 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (53.01%) DevOps
5 42 (50.60%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (50.60%) PHP
6 36 (43.37%) Puppet
7 33 (39.76%) Web Services
8 31 (37.35%) MySQL
8 31 (37.35%) TDD
8 31 (37.35%) Ruby
9 29 (34.94%) ActiveMQ
9 29 (34.94%) Memcached
9 29 (34.94%) Opscode Chef
10 28 (33.73%) UNIX
10 28 (33.73%) Apache
10 28 (33.73%) Scrum
11 25 (30.12%) Python
11 25 (30.12%) nginx
12 24 (28.92%) Kanban
12 24 (28.92%) Configuration Management
13 23 (27.71%) Subversion
14 22 (26.51%) Ruby on Rails
14 22 (26.51%) Java
14 22 (26.51%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (24.10%) Redis
16 19 (22.89%) BDD
16 19 (22.89%) MongoDB
16 19 (22.89%) Open Source
17 18 (21.69%) Drupal

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 28 (33.73%) Apache
2 25 (30.12%) nginx
3 18 (21.69%) Drupal
4 16 (19.28%) Apache Solr
5 14 (16.87%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (12.05%) Node.js
7 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
8 7 (8.43%) Confluence
9 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.20%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.25%) Joyent
3 7 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (8.43%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.41%) GitHub
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.20%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) SSL
3 2 (2.41%) DAB
4 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.20%) Intranet
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) SMTP
4 1 (1.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.35%) MySQL
2 20 (24.10%) Redis
3 19 (22.89%) MongoDB
4 18 (21.69%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 57 (68.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (27.71%) Subversion
3 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
4 15 (18.07%) RSpec
5 13 (15.66%) PHPUnit
5 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
5 13 (15.66%) Hudson
6 7 (8.43%) Maven
6 7 (8.43%) JIRA
6 7 (8.43%) Mercurial
7 6 (7.23%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.41%) JUnit
8 2 (2.41%) Selenium
9 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.20%) Behat
9 1 (1.20%) Gradle
General
1 8 (9.64%) Advertising
1 8 (9.64%) Marketing
2 2 (2.41%) Publishing
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.07%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (9.64%) PHP Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (2.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Senior Python Developer
11 1 (1.20%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.20%) HTML Developer
11 1 (1.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.20%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.76%) Web Services
2 29 (34.94%) ActiveMQ
2 29 (34.94%) Memcached
3 22 (26.51%) RabbitMQ
3 22 (26.51%) Ruby on Rails
4 17 (20.48%) LAMP
5 15 (18.07%) Sinatra
5 15 (18.07%) NSQ
6 13 (15.66%) AngularJS
7 12 (14.46%) RESTful
7 12 (14.46%) HTML
8 9 (10.84%) CSS
8 9 (10.84%) XML
8 9 (10.84%) HTML5
9 7 (8.43%) Play Framework
10 6 (7.23%) CSS3
10 6 (7.23%) jQuery
10 6 (7.23%) Symfony
11 5 (6.02%) Ajax
12 3 (3.61%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Open Source
2 13 (15.66%) Taxonomies
3 11 (13.25%) Replication
4 6 (7.23%) User Experience
5 5 (6.02%) W3C
6 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (62.65%) Linux
2 28 (33.73%) UNIX
3 7 (8.43%) CentOS
4 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.01%) DevOps
3 42 (50.60%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (37.35%) TDD
5 28 (33.73%) Scrum
6 24 (28.92%) Configuration Management
6 24 (28.92%) Kanban
7 19 (22.89%) BDD
8 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
9 12 (14.46%) OO
10 10 (12.05%) Web Development
11 9 (10.84%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
13 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.23%) Content Management
14 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.02%) OO PHP
15 3 (3.61%) Low Latency
15 3 (3.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) PHP
2 31 (37.35%) Ruby
3 25 (30.12%) Python
4 22 (26.51%) Java
5 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.43%) Groovy
8 6 (7.23%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.02%) C
10 3 (3.61%) PHP5
11 2 (2.41%) Perl
12 1 (1.20%) C#
12 1 (1.20%) Scala
12 1 (1.20%) Golang
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (8.43%) VirtualBox
2 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) LXC
4 2 (2.41%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) KVM
5 1 (1.20%) Gluster
5 1 (1.20%) Squid
5 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (43.37%) Puppet
2 29 (34.94%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.64%) HAProxy
3 8 (9.64%) Vagrant
3 8 (9.64%) Ansible
4 6 (7.23%) Nagios
4 6 (7.23%) yum
5 3 (3.61%) Kibana
5 3 (3.61%) Icinga
6 2 (2.41%) Salt
7 1 (1.20%) Graphite
7 1 (1.20%) logstash
7 1 (1.20%) collectd
7 1 (1.20%) StatsD
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Rackspace
2 10 (12.05%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) Zend
5 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.41%) New Relic
7 1 (1.20%) Open Text
7 1 (1.20%) RedDot
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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