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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Varnish
Rank 364 362 355
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Varnish 46 53 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.37% 2.74% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 25
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£406 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1940 1935 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.70% 7.99% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1167 1061
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 146 161
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £27.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +28 8 £415 +27.69% 4
Wimbledon - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 58 (65.17%) Linux
2 55 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (55.06%) PHP
3 49 (55.06%) Git (software)
4 38 (42.70%) Python
5 36 (40.45%) Apache
5 36 (40.45%) Web Services
5 36 (40.45%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (40.45%) DevOps
6 34 (38.20%) Java
6 34 (38.20%) TDD
7 32 (35.96%) Puppet
8 31 (34.83%) Ruby
9 29 (32.58%) MySQL
9 29 (32.58%) Jenkins
10 28 (31.46%) Redis
11 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
11 26 (29.21%) nginx
12 25 (28.09%) Scrum
13 24 (26.97%) HTML
14 23 (25.84%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (24.72%) Hudson
16 21 (23.60%) HTML5
16 21 (23.60%) CSS
16 21 (23.60%) Ruby on Rails
17 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
18 18 (20.22%) UNIX
18 18 (20.22%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (20.22%) Memcached
18 18 (20.22%) CSS3

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (40.45%) Apache
2 26 (29.21%) nginx
3 17 (19.10%) Drupal
4 14 (15.73%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (14.61%) Node.js
6 10 (11.24%) Confluence
7 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.37%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.12%) IIS
9 1 (1.12%) CMS
9 1 (1.12%) WordPress
9 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.25%) SaaS
4 2 (2.25%) PaaS
4 2 (2.25%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) HTTP
2 14 (15.73%) SSL
3 7 (7.87%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) SMTP
4 1 (1.12%) DHCP
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.12%) VPN
4 1 (1.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) MySQL
2 28 (31.46%) Redis
3 18 (20.22%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.37%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (55.06%) Git (software)
2 29 (32.58%) Jenkins
3 22 (24.72%) Hudson
4 17 (19.10%) Cucumber
5 16 (17.98%) Maven
6 15 (16.85%) RSpec
7 13 (14.61%) Subversion
8 10 (11.24%) JIRA
9 9 (10.11%) Artifactory
10 7 (7.87%) Behat
10 7 (7.87%) JMeter
10 7 (7.87%) Mercurial
11 3 (3.37%) Selenium
12 2 (2.25%) JUnit
12 2 (2.25%) PHPUnit
13 1 (1.12%) Gradle
13 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (11.24%) Advertising
1 10 (11.24%) Marketing
2 2 (2.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (14.61%) Drupal Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Platform Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) PHP Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Architect
12 2 (2.25%) Senior Python Developer
12 2 (2.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
12 2 (2.25%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.25%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.45%) Web Services
2 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
3 24 (26.97%) HTML
4 23 (25.84%) RabbitMQ
5 21 (23.60%) HTML5
5 21 (23.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 21 (23.60%) CSS
6 18 (20.22%) Memcached
6 18 (20.22%) CSS3
7 16 (17.98%) RESTful
7 16 (17.98%) ActiveMQ
8 14 (15.73%) LAMP
8 14 (15.73%) Sinatra
8 14 (15.73%) NSQ
9 12 (13.48%) jQuery
10 10 (11.24%) Symfony
10 10 (11.24%) Ajax
11 9 (10.11%) EJB
11 9 (10.11%) XML
12 7 (7.87%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) W3C
1 8 (8.99%) Replication
1 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
1 8 (8.99%) User Experience
2 4 (4.49%) Open Source
3 3 (3.37%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.12%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (65.17%) Linux
2 18 (20.22%) UNIX
3 7 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.37%) CentOS
5 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.12%) Windows
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.45%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (40.45%) DevOps
3 34 (38.20%) TDD
4 25 (28.09%) Scrum
5 13 (14.61%) BDD
5 13 (14.61%) OO
6 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
6 11 (12.36%) Kanban
7 10 (11.24%) Web Development
8 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.87%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.62%) SOA
10 5 (5.62%) OO PHP
11 4 (4.49%) Content Management
12 3 (3.37%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.37%) Low Latency
13 2 (2.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.06%) PHP
2 38 (42.70%) Python
3 34 (38.20%) Java
4 31 (34.83%) Ruby
5 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
6 12 (13.48%) C
7 11 (12.36%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.87%) Groovy
9 6 (6.74%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.37%) PHP5
11 2 (2.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.87%) VirtualBox
3 6 (6.74%) Docker
4 5 (5.62%) LXC
5 3 (3.37%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.12%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 32 (35.96%) Puppet
2 16 (17.98%) Vagrant
3 15 (16.85%) yum
4 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (12.36%) Ansible
6 6 (6.74%) HAProxy
7 5 (5.62%) Salt
8 4 (4.49%) Nagios
9 3 (3.37%) Kibana
9 3 (3.37%) Icinga
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
2 9 (10.11%) VMware
3 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.12%) New Relic
5 1 (1.12%) Zend
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