The first table below looks at the demand for Varnish skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Varnish 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£98 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
281 325 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.36% 12.01% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 124 112
Average daily rate £277 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 71 58
Average hourly rate £15.01 £23.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.78% +21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.11 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Varnish
England

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Varnish across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Varnish
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Varnish across the North West region.

Varnish Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Varnish
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Varnish within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Manchester - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Memcached
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Memcached
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP