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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Varnish
Rank 384 381 383
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Varnish 40 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.86% 1.53% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 19
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£425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £333 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
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
2152 2022 1790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.22% 8.82% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1445 1265 1047
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 140 149
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.37% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -5 6 £425 - 7
Croydon -6 5 - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (55.81%) PHP
2 48 (55.81%) Linux
3 46 (53.49%) Git (software)
4 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 43 (50.00%) Apache
5 38 (44.19%) TDD
6 35 (40.70%) Java
7 34 (39.53%) MySQL
7 34 (39.53%) HTML
7 34 (39.53%) Python
7 34 (39.53%) Scrum
8 33 (38.37%) CSS
8 33 (38.37%) Puppet
9 32 (37.21%) DevOps
10 28 (32.56%) HTML5
10 28 (32.56%) Web Services
11 27 (31.40%) Redis
12 26 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
14 23 (26.74%) Red Hat
15 22 (25.58%) HTTP
15 22 (25.58%) Maven
15 22 (25.58%) nginx
15 22 (25.58%) AngularJS
16 21 (24.42%) Confluence
16 21 (24.42%) Ruby
16 21 (24.42%) JIRA
17 20 (23.26%) Drupal
17 20 (23.26%) Hudson

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (50.00%) Apache
2 22 (25.58%) nginx
3 21 (24.42%) Confluence
4 20 (23.26%) Drupal
5 12 (13.95%) Tomcat
5 12 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (11.63%) Node.js
7 6 (6.98%) JBoss
7 6 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Tornado
8 5 (5.81%) WildFly
8 5 (5.81%) Mule ESB
8 5 (5.81%) Apache TomEE
8 5 (5.81%) iPlanet
8 5 (5.81%) GlassFish
8 5 (5.81%) Jetty
8 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
8 5 (5.81%) Mule
9 4 (4.65%) Apache Qpid
9 4 (4.65%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
4 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) HTTP
2 16 (18.60%) SSL
3 9 (10.47%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (4.65%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.16%) NAS
5 1 (1.16%) Network Security
5 1 (1.16%) SAN
5 1 (1.16%) Firewall
5 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) MySQL
2 27 (31.40%) Redis
3 17 (19.77%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (12.79%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.65%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (4.65%) Infinispan
5 4 (4.65%) Riak
6 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.33%) Aerospike
7 2 (2.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.16%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 46 (53.49%) Git (software)
2 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 22 (25.58%) Maven
4 21 (24.42%) JIRA
5 20 (23.26%) Hudson
6 16 (18.60%) Selenium
7 15 (17.44%) Artifactory
8 14 (16.28%) Cucumber
9 13 (15.12%) JMeter
10 11 (12.79%) Behat
11 8 (9.30%) SonarQube
11 8 (9.30%) RSpec
12 6 (6.98%) Mockito
12 6 (6.98%) Subversion
13 5 (5.81%) Gradle
14 4 (4.65%) JUnit
14 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (4.65%) Mocha
14 4 (4.65%) PHPUnit
14 4 (4.65%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (3.49%) Advertising
1 3 (3.49%) Marketing
2 2 (2.33%) Publishing
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Developer
2 13 (15.12%) Drupal Developer
2 13 (15.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Platform Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.63%) PHP Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Java Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Technical Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) HTML
2 33 (38.37%) CSS
3 28 (32.56%) Web Services
3 28 (32.56%) HTML5
4 22 (25.58%) AngularJS
5 20 (23.26%) CSS3
6 19 (22.09%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (20.93%) jQuery
8 17 (19.77%) LAMP
9 16 (18.60%) Memcached
10 15 (17.44%) Gherkin
11 14 (16.28%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (13.95%) Symfony
13 11 (12.79%) EJB
14 10 (11.63%) Ajax
14 10 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (10.47%) Drush
16 8 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
17 7 (8.14%) Sinatra
17 7 (8.14%) NSQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) W3C
2 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.65%) Tandem
2 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.65%) User Experience
3 3 (3.49%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.16%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.16%) Social Media
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.81%) Linux
2 12 (13.95%) UNIX
3 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.47%) Ubuntu
5 7 (8.14%) CentOS
6 2 (2.33%) Windows
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.19%) TDD
3 34 (39.53%) Scrum
4 32 (37.21%) DevOps
5 26 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.12%) BDD
7 11 (12.79%) OO
7 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
8 10 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.47%) Web Development
9 9 (10.47%) SOA
9 9 (10.47%) MVC
10 8 (9.30%) SDLC
11 7 (8.14%) Open Source
12 6 (6.98%) Microservices
13 5 (5.81%) OO PHP
13 5 (5.81%) Kanban
13 5 (5.81%) Automated Testing
13 5 (5.81%) Validation
14 4 (4.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) PHP
2 35 (40.70%) Java
3 34 (39.53%) Python
4 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
5 21 (24.42%) Ruby
6 12 (13.95%) C
7 6 (6.98%) SQL
8 4 (4.65%) C#
9 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.33%) Groovy
11 1 (1.16%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (8.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (5.81%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) Squid
3 4 (4.65%) vCloud
3 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.49%) LXC
5 2 (2.33%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (38.37%) Puppet
2 15 (17.44%) yum
3 14 (16.28%) Vagrant
4 9 (10.47%) Ansible
5 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (8.14%) HAProxy
6 7 (8.14%) Salt
7 5 (5.81%) Kibana
7 5 (5.81%) ZABBIX
8 4 (4.65%) Nagios
8 4 (4.65%) CA LISA
8 4 (4.65%) Rundeck
8 4 (4.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Red Hat
2 8 (9.30%) Pega
3 7 (8.14%) VMware
4 6 (6.98%) Adobe
4 6 (6.98%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle
6 4 (4.65%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) CA
6 4 (4.65%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.65%) Splunk
6 4 (4.65%) Twitter
7 2 (2.33%) Coverity
7 2 (2.33%) Zend
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) Akamai
8 1 (1.16%) New Relic
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