The first table below looks at the demand for Varnish skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 24 April 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 236 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Varnish 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% 0.012% -
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 -
% 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1073 989 867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.49% 11.79% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 469 354
Average daily rate £325 £338 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 176 125
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +15.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Varnish
England

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Varnish
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Varnish Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Varnish
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Varnish within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Kent - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Varnish
England

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Route 53
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (33.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Infoblox