The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memcached
Rank 551 542 579
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +37
Contract jobs citing Memcached 21 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.17% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 12
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£375 £400 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -25.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £348 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £930
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +34.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14644 14130 14792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.59% 27.78% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9473 8977 8994
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 295 355
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 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 22 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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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 -11 20 £375 -6.25% 15
London +18 17 £375 -6.25% 12
City of London +25 6 £375 +7.14% 3
Cheshire - 1 £98 -
North West - 1 £98 - 1
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Northumberland - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Leeds - - - - 1

Memcached
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 30 (62.50%) PHP
2 27 (56.25%) MySQL
2 27 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 22 (45.83%) TDD
4 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (41.67%) Open Source
5 18 (37.50%) BDD
5 18 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (35.42%) Ruby
6 17 (35.42%) Linux
6 17 (35.42%) Python
7 16 (33.33%) Web Services
7 16 (33.33%) Scrum
8 15 (31.25%) UNIX
8 15 (31.25%) Varnish
8 15 (31.25%) DevOps
9 13 (27.08%) NoSQL
9 13 (27.08%) RESTful
9 13 (27.08%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
9 13 (27.08%) LAMP
10 12 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (25.00%) Subversion
10 12 (25.00%) HTML
10 12 (25.00%) OO
10 12 (25.00%) PHP5
10 12 (25.00%) OO PHP
10 12 (25.00%) Rackspace
11 11 (22.92%) Opscode Chef

Memcached
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 10 (20.83%) Apache Solr
2 9 (18.75%) Drupal
3 8 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (12.50%) Apache
5 4 (8.33%) Mule
5 4 (8.33%) nginx
6 3 (6.25%) GemFire
7 2 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (14.58%) Joyent
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.33%) IaaS
3 4 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
1 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) MySQL
2 18 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 13 (27.08%) NoSQL
4 8 (16.67%) Redis
5 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
6 6 (12.50%) Big Data
7 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (6.25%) Neo4j
9 3 (6.25%) Couchbase
10 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
11 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.08%) Text Mining
11 1 (2.08%) HBase
11 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.00%) Subversion
3 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 4 (8.33%) RubyGems
4 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 4 (8.33%) JMeter
5 3 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) Behat
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Publishing
2 4 (8.33%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) PHP Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.08%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.08%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) Web Services
2 13 (27.08%) RESTful
2 13 (27.08%) LAMP
3 12 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (25.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 8 (16.67%) HTML5
4 8 (16.67%) Symfony
4 8 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) jQuery
6 5 (10.42%) XML
6 5 (10.42%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (10.42%) Sinatra
6 5 (10.42%) CSS3
7 4 (8.33%) LESS
7 4 (8.33%) Gearman
7 4 (8.33%) Software Packaging
7 4 (8.33%) JSON
7 4 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (8.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Open Source
2 8 (16.67%) Taxonomies
3 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Online Games
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (2.08%) Blog
6 1 (2.08%) Social Network
6 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) CentOS
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) TDD
2 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (37.50%) BDD
4 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (33.33%) Scrum
6 15 (31.25%) DevOps
7 12 (25.00%) OO
7 12 (25.00%) OO PHP
8 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
9 10 (20.83%) MVC
9 10 (20.83%) Kanban
10 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (10.42%) SOA
14 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
14 4 (8.33%) Project Management
15 3 (6.25%) OOP
15 3 (6.25%) Data Management
15 3 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) PHP
2 17 (35.42%) Ruby
2 17 (35.42%) Python
3 13 (27.08%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.00%) PHP5
5 7 (14.58%) C
5 7 (14.58%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) C++
7 4 (8.33%) Golang
8 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.17%) Scala
9 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Varnish
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 4 (8.33%) StatsD
2 4 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 10 (20.83%) Zend
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) Splunk
5 2 (4.17%) New Relic
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Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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