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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Varnish
Rank 350 358 359
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Varnish 46 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.53% 2.31% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 19
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£428 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 - £300
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
1820 1775 1666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.71% 8.06% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1216 1056 995
Average daily rate £425 £385 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £219 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 113 177
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% -13.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £36.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 February 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 February 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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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 +24 7 £450 +38.46% 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 60 (64.52%) Linux
2 59 (63.44%) Git (software)
3 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (54.84%) PHP
5 49 (52.69%) DevOps
6 48 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (45.16%) Puppet
8 41 (44.09%) TDD
9 36 (38.71%) Apache
10 35 (37.63%) Web Services
11 33 (35.48%) Python
12 32 (34.41%) MySQL
12 32 (34.41%) Ruby
13 30 (32.26%) Java
13 30 (32.26%) Scrum
14 29 (31.18%) Memcached
15 28 (30.11%) Opscode Chef
15 28 (30.11%) UNIX
15 28 (30.11%) ActiveMQ
16 27 (29.03%) nginx
17 26 (27.96%) Configuration Management
18 25 (26.88%) Kanban
19 23 (24.73%) Jenkins
20 22 (23.66%) Redis
20 22 (23.66%) BDD
21 21 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
21 21 (22.58%) MongoDB
21 21 (22.58%) Subversion
21 21 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
21 21 (22.58%) Drupal

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 36 (38.71%) Apache
2 27 (29.03%) nginx
3 21 (22.58%) Drupal
4 15 (16.13%) Apache Solr
5 13 (13.98%) Node.js
6 12 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (11.83%) Confluence
8 8 (8.60%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.15%) IIS
10 1 (1.08%) CMS
10 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.83%) Joyent
4 7 (7.53%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.15%) SaaS
5 2 (2.15%) PaaS
5 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) HTTP
2 12 (12.90%) SSL
3 2 (2.15%) DAB
4 1 (1.08%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.08%) Network Security
4 1 (1.08%) Intranet
4 1 (1.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) SMTP
4 1 (1.08%) DHCP
4 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.08%) VPN
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) MySQL
2 22 (23.66%) Redis
3 21 (22.58%) MongoDB
4 18 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.23%) InfluxDB
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (63.44%) Git (software)
2 23 (24.73%) Jenkins
3 21 (22.58%) Subversion
4 20 (21.51%) Hudson
5 17 (18.28%) Cucumber
6 15 (16.13%) RSpec
7 14 (15.05%) PHPUnit
7 14 (15.05%) Maven
8 11 (11.83%) JIRA
9 10 (10.75%) Artifactory
10 7 (7.53%) Mercurial
11 3 (3.23%) Selenium
12 2 (2.15%) JUnit
12 2 (2.15%) Behat
13 1 (1.08%) Gradle
13 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.08%) JMeter
13 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.60%) Advertising
1 8 (8.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.15%) Publishing
3 1 (1.08%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 39 (41.94%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (18.28%) Drupal Developer
4 9 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Architect
7 4 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (2.15%) DevOps Architect
10 1 (1.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (1.08%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.63%) Web Services
2 29 (31.18%) Memcached
3 28 (30.11%) ActiveMQ
4 21 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
5 20 (21.51%) LAMP
6 14 (15.05%) Sinatra
6 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
6 14 (15.05%) NSQ
7 13 (13.98%) HTML
8 12 (12.90%) RESTful
9 10 (10.75%) HTML5
9 10 (10.75%) CSS
9 10 (10.75%) XML
10 7 (7.53%) EJB
10 7 (7.53%) CSS3
10 7 (7.53%) Play Framework
10 7 (7.53%) jQuery
11 5 (5.38%) Ajax
12 4 (4.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Open Source
2 14 (15.05%) Taxonomies
3 10 (10.75%) Replication
4 6 (6.45%) User Experience
5 5 (5.38%) W3C
6 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 60 (64.52%) Linux
2 28 (30.11%) UNIX
3 10 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.60%) CentOS
5 3 (3.23%) Windows
6 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.69%) DevOps
3 48 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (44.09%) TDD
5 30 (32.26%) Scrum
6 26 (27.96%) Configuration Management
7 25 (26.88%) Kanban
8 22 (23.66%) BDD
9 16 (17.20%) Automated Testing
10 10 (10.75%) OO
10 10 (10.75%) Web Development
11 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (7.53%) Content Management
12 7 (7.53%) Load Balancing
12 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.38%) OO PHP
13 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.38%) SOA
14 3 (3.23%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) PHP
2 33 (35.48%) Python
3 32 (34.41%) Ruby
4 30 (32.26%) Java
5 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.83%) C
6 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.53%) Groovy
7 7 (7.53%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.23%) PHP5
9 1 (1.08%) Scala
9 1 (1.08%) SQL
9 1 (1.08%) C#
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) VCP4
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.53%) VirtualBox
3 5 (5.38%) Docker
4 4 (4.30%) LXC
5 1 (1.08%) KVM
5 1 (1.08%) Gluster
5 1 (1.08%) Squid
5 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (45.16%) Puppet
2 28 (30.11%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (13.98%) yum
4 11 (11.83%) Vagrant
5 10 (10.75%) Ansible
6 8 (8.60%) HAProxy
7 7 (7.53%) Nagios
8 4 (4.30%) Salt
9 3 (3.23%) Kibana
9 3 (3.23%) Icinga
10 1 (1.08%) Graphite
10 1 (1.08%) logstash
10 1 (1.08%) collectd
10 1 (1.08%) StatsD
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 14 (15.05%) Rackspace
3 10 (10.75%) VMware
4 3 (3.23%) New Relic
4 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.08%) Open Text
5 1 (1.08%) RedDot
5 1 (1.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
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