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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Memcached
Rank 540 541 530
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Memcached 38 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.065% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 8
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£428 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
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
14252 14271 12387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.34% 27.22% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9268 9086 7820
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 223 322
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.18 £16.95 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 30 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 28 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 30 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 -9 37 £428 +14.00% 16
London +5 29 £428 +14.00% 8
South East -17 2 £325 - 1
City of London +16 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 £325 -
South West - 1 £350 - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £325 -
Watford - 1 £325 -
York - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
Newport - - - -
Street - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1

Memcached
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 52 (73.24%) Git (software)
2 37 (52.11%) Web Services
3 34 (47.89%) UNIX
3 34 (47.89%) Linux
4 33 (46.48%) MySQL
5 32 (45.07%) Redis
6 29 (40.85%) Varnish
6 29 (40.85%) Ruby
7 26 (36.62%) TDD
7 26 (36.62%) PHP
8 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (35.21%) ActiveMQ
8 25 (35.21%) Ruby on Rails
8 25 (35.21%) Cucumber
9 24 (33.80%) Sinatra
9 24 (33.80%) RSpec
10 22 (30.99%) MongoDB
11 21 (29.58%) Puppet
11 21 (29.58%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (28.17%) Amazon EC2
13 19 (26.76%) jQuery
14 18 (25.35%) LAMP
14 18 (25.35%) Scrum
14 18 (25.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 17 (23.94%) Apache Solr
15 17 (23.94%) NSQ
15 17 (23.94%) Java
16 16 (22.54%) Apache
16 16 (22.54%) MVC
16 16 (22.54%) DevOps

Memcached
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 17 (23.94%) Apache Solr
2 16 (22.54%) Apache
3 12 (16.90%) Drupal
3 12 (16.90%) nginx
4 9 (12.68%) Tomcat
5 8 (11.27%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (5.63%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (4.23%) Zope
7 3 (4.23%) Node.js
8 2 (2.82%) WordPress
9 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
9 1 (1.41%) Railo
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.86%) Heroku
4 6 (8.45%) Joyent
5 4 (5.63%) SaaS
5 4 (5.63%) PaaS
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.41%) IaaS
7 1 (1.41%) ElastiCache
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) VPN
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (46.48%) MySQL
2 32 (45.07%) Redis
3 22 (30.99%) MongoDB
4 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
5 9 (12.68%) Hadoop
6 8 (11.27%) CouchDB
7 7 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.82%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.41%) OpenTSDB
9 1 (1.41%) HBase
Development Applications
1 52 (73.24%) Git (software)
2 25 (35.21%) Cucumber
3 24 (33.80%) RSpec
4 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
5 11 (15.49%) Subversion
6 9 (12.68%) PHPUnit
7 8 (11.27%) WebDriver
8 6 (8.45%) Mockito
8 6 (8.45%) Liquibase
8 6 (8.45%) JUnit
8 6 (8.45%) TestNG
9 5 (7.04%) JIRA
10 2 (2.82%) Selenium
10 2 (2.82%) Maven
11 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.41%) GitLab
General
1 2 (2.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) iGaming
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Senior Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Lead Developer
3 11 (15.49%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.82%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.82%) WordPress Developer
11 1 (1.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Perl Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) Web Services
2 25 (35.21%) ActiveMQ
2 25 (35.21%) Ruby on Rails
3 24 (33.80%) Sinatra
4 21 (29.58%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (26.76%) jQuery
6 18 (25.35%) LAMP
7 17 (23.94%) NSQ
8 16 (22.54%) RESTful
9 13 (18.31%) CSS
9 13 (18.31%) REST
10 10 (14.08%) XML
10 10 (14.08%) JSON
10 10 (14.08%) Spring
11 7 (9.86%) Symfony
11 7 (9.86%) HTML
12 6 (8.45%) JSP
12 6 (8.45%) Spring MVC
12 6 (8.45%) FreeMarker
12 6 (8.45%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Open Source
2 10 (14.08%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.41%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.41%) EPoS
3 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Linux
1 34 (47.89%) UNIX
2 2 (2.82%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.82%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) TDD
2 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) Scrum
4 16 (22.54%) MVC
4 16 (22.54%) BDD
4 16 (22.54%) DevOps
5 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.49%) Kanban
6 11 (15.49%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.08%) OO
7 10 (14.08%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Project Management
9 6 (8.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (7.04%) OO PHP
11 4 (5.63%) Coaching
11 4 (5.63%) Content Management
12 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) Ruby
2 26 (36.62%) PHP
3 17 (23.94%) Java
4 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.45%) Scala
6 5 (7.04%) Python
7 4 (5.63%) SQL
8 3 (4.23%) Perl
9 2 (2.82%) C#
9 2 (2.82%) PHP5
9 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.41%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 29 (40.85%) Varnish
2 18 (25.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) Puppet
2 12 (16.90%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.86%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.82%) Ansible
5 1 (1.41%) logstash
5 1 (1.41%) Kibana
5 1 (1.41%) Opsview
5 1 (1.41%) Graphite
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Rackspace
2 5 (7.04%) New Relic
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Adobe
3 4 (5.63%) Zend
4 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.41%) Akamai
4 1 (1.41%) Tealeaf
4 1 (1.41%) Splunk
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) DigitalOcean
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