The table below looks at the statistics for Memcached skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Memcached over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Memcached
Rank 545 537 518
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing Memcached 31 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.076% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 13
Average daily rate
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£428 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14073 13852 12143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.78% 27.10% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9243 8638 7621
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 264 300
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Memcached
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memcached within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Memcached Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Memcached
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Memcached within the UK.

Memcached Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Memcached
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Memcached within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Memcached Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Memcached
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Memcached within the UK.

Memcached Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Memcached
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Memcached within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
England -36 30 £428 +14.00% 12
London -8 20 £428 +14.00% 9
South West - 3 £450 - 1
South East -16 2 £325 -
City of London +3 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £325 -
Watford - 1 £325 -
Worthing - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Newport - - - -
Street - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1

Memcached
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Memcached 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 Memcached.

1 55 (72.37%) Git (software)
2 46 (60.53%) MySQL
3 42 (55.26%) Web Services
3 42 (55.26%) UNIX
4 40 (52.63%) Linux
5 38 (50.00%) PHP
6 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (44.74%) TDD
7 33 (43.42%) Varnish
8 30 (39.47%) Ruby
9 29 (38.16%) ActiveMQ
10 28 (36.84%) Scrum
10 28 (36.84%) Puppet
11 27 (35.53%) LAMP
12 25 (32.89%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (31.58%) Redis
14 23 (30.26%) Sinatra
14 23 (30.26%) RSpec
14 23 (30.26%) DevOps
14 23 (30.26%) Ruby on Rails
14 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (28.95%) Apache Solr
16 20 (26.32%) NoSQL
16 20 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
17 19 (25.00%) MongoDB
17 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (23.68%) Cucumber
18 18 (23.68%) Open Source
18 18 (23.68%) Drupal
18 18 (23.68%) Configuration Management

Memcached
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Memcached 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 Memcached. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (28.95%) Apache Solr
2 18 (23.68%) Drupal
3 14 (18.42%) Apache
4 13 (17.11%) nginx
5 5 (6.58%) Zope
6 4 (5.26%) Node.js
6 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.95%) WordPress
8 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.63%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.89%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.47%) Joyent
4 7 (9.21%) Heroku
5 6 (7.89%) SaaS
6 4 (5.26%) PaaS
7 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.95%) IaaS
8 1 (1.32%) ElastiCache
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) VPN
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) SSH
2 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (60.53%) MySQL
2 24 (31.58%) Redis
3 20 (26.32%) NoSQL
4 19 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.89%) CouchDB
6 4 (5.26%) SimpleDB
7 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) ObjectDB
Development Applications
1 55 (72.37%) Git (software)
2 23 (30.26%) RSpec
3 18 (23.68%) Cucumber
4 16 (21.05%) Subversion
5 14 (18.42%) PHPUnit
6 9 (11.84%) JIRA
7 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.63%) JMeter
8 2 (2.63%) Selenium
8 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.32%) Maven
9 1 (1.32%) Xdebug
9 1 (1.32%) GitLab
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Games
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.32%) iGaming
3 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) PHP Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Drupal Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (6.58%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Perl Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.63%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Architect
10 2 (2.63%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Perl Software Engineer
11 1 (1.32%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (55.26%) Web Services
2 29 (38.16%) ActiveMQ
3 27 (35.53%) LAMP
4 23 (30.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 23 (30.26%) Sinatra
5 20 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (21.05%) NSQ
7 15 (19.74%) RESTful
8 14 (18.42%) JSON
9 13 (17.11%) CSS
9 13 (17.11%) XML
10 12 (15.79%) Symfony
10 12 (15.79%) jQuery
10 12 (15.79%) REST
11 7 (9.21%) Spring
12 6 (7.89%) HTML
13 5 (6.58%) Mason
13 5 (6.58%) Grails
13 5 (6.58%) Django
13 5 (6.58%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Open Source
2 15 (19.74%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.32%) Online Games
3 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.32%) EPoS
3 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.32%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (55.26%) UNIX
2 40 (52.63%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) CentOS
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Windows
5 2 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (44.74%) TDD
2 28 (36.84%) Scrum
3 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (30.26%) DevOps
4 18 (23.68%) Configuration Management
5 17 (22.37%) OO
5 17 (22.37%) BDD
6 16 (21.05%) Kanban
7 15 (19.74%) Automated Testing
7 15 (19.74%) MVC
8 10 (13.16%) OO PHP
9 9 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.21%) Project Management
11 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.58%) Web Development
12 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.26%) MapReduce
12 4 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) PHP
2 30 (39.47%) Ruby
3 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.47%) Java
5 8 (10.53%) SQL
6 7 (9.21%) Python
6 7 (9.21%) Perl
7 4 (5.26%) PHP5
8 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.63%) C#
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
1 1 (1.32%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 33 (43.42%) Varnish
2 16 (21.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 28 (36.84%) Puppet
2 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.21%) Capistrano
4 4 (5.26%) Ansible
5 3 (3.95%) Graphite
6 2 (2.63%) StatsD
7 1 (1.32%) Opsview
7 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.32%) Nagios
7 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Rackspace
2 9 (11.84%) New Relic
3 6 (7.89%) Zend
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.32%) Akamai
5 1 (1.32%) Tealeaf
5 1 (1.32%) Splunk
5 1 (1.32%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago