The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GemFire 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GemFire
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
582 520 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.95% 13.44% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 312 222
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 32
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £15.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £47.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%