The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank 251 269 257
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing Squid 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.099% 0.27% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £506 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.04% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Squid
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1012 1125 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.14% 11.39% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 640 580
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £463 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 119 150
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.89 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Squid as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Squid Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Squid
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Squid across the South East region.

Squid Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Squid
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Squid within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 1 £500 +21.21%
Squid
England

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Squid also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Squid.

1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
1 5 (83.33%) Debian
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) SpamAssassin
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Cacti
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (33.33%) Gluster
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Debian
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) SpamAssassin
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (33.33%) Gluster
4 2 (33.33%) NFS
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Corosync
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Cacti
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Pacemaker
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle