The table below looks at the statistics for GemFire skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GemFire over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vFabric GemFire
Rank 125 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GemFire 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.072% - 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GemFire
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
465 384 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.68% 15.39% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 173 152
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £26.40 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

GemFire
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GemFire across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

GemFire Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GemFire
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

GemFire Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

GemFire
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow - 2 - -
GemFire
UK

GemFire
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing GemFire 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 GemFire.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KDB
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (100.00%) StreamBase
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

GemFire
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing GemFire 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 GemFire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) KDB
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) StreamBase