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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Memcached
Rank 597 580 548
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -32
Contract jobs citing Memcached 29 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.062% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 31
Average daily rate £400 £428 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.38% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 29 £400 -6.43% 11
London +8 23 £400 -6.43% 7
Hertfordshire +10 4 - -
East of England +5 4 - -
Watford 0 3 - -
City of London +34 1 £725 +93.33% 1
South West +3 1 £250 -44.44% 1
Bath - 1 £250 -
Leeds - 1 £305 - 1
Somerset - 1 £250 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £305 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £305 - 2

Memcached
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (51.02%) SQL
1 25 (51.02%) MongoDB
2 23 (46.94%) MySQL
2 23 (46.94%) PHP
2 23 (46.94%) TDD
3 22 (44.90%) MVC
3 22 (44.90%) Redis
4 20 (40.82%) Apache
5 19 (38.78%) Linux
5 19 (38.78%) NoSQL
5 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
6 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (34.69%) LAMP
6 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (32.65%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (30.61%) HTML
8 15 (30.61%) Puppet
9 14 (28.57%) CSS
10 13 (26.53%) Web Services
10 13 (26.53%) C#
10 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
10 13 (26.53%) Multithreading
11 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
11 12 (24.49%) Java
11 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
11 12 (24.49%) SOAP
12 11 (22.45%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (22.45%) Python
12 11 (22.45%) XML

Memcached
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (40.82%) Apache
2 9 (18.37%) Drupal
3 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (14.29%) nginx
4 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 6 (12.24%) Jetty
6 5 (10.20%) Apache TomEE
6 5 (10.20%) CMS
6 5 (10.20%) JBoss
6 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Foundation
7 3 (6.12%) Gunicorn
7 3 (6.12%) Node.js
7 3 (6.12%) uWSGI
8 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
9 1 (2.04%) Confluence
9 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.04%) SugarCRM
9 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Front Arena
2 3 (6.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) GitHub
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Joyent
3 1 (2.04%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DHCP
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) SSH
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) MongoDB
2 23 (46.94%) MySQL
3 22 (44.90%) Redis
4 19 (38.78%) NoSQL
5 16 (32.65%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
7 10 (20.41%) CouchDB
7 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
8 6 (12.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (10.20%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (6.12%) MariaDB
11 2 (4.08%) Riak
12 1 (2.04%) Big Data
12 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.29%) Maven
4 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.24%) Mercurial
5 5 (10.20%) GitLab
5 5 (10.20%) JIRA
5 5 (10.20%) JMeter
5 5 (10.20%) Selenium
6 4 (8.16%) PHPUnit
6 4 (8.16%) Subversion
7 3 (6.12%) Sublime Text
8 1 (2.04%) Grunt
8 1 (2.04%) JUnit
8 1 (2.04%) Liquibase
8 1 (2.04%) Mockito
8 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.04%) TestNG
8 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Front Office
2 7 (14.29%) Games
3 5 (10.20%) Interactive Media
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) PHP Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Developer
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.24%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Symfony Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Azure Developer
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) LAMP
2 15 (30.61%) HTML
3 14 (28.57%) CSS
4 13 (26.53%) Web Services
5 12 (24.49%) SOAP
6 11 (22.45%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (22.45%) XML
7 10 (20.41%) Laravel
8 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
8 9 (18.37%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (18.37%) Spring
9 8 (16.33%) jQuery
9 8 (16.33%) REST
9 8 (16.33%) Symfony
9 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (16.33%) Yii
10 6 (12.24%) .NET
10 6 (12.24%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (12.24%) JSON
10 6 (12.24%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Derivative
1 6 (12.24%) Equity Derivative
1 6 (12.24%) Fixed Income
1 6 (12.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (12.24%) Hedge funds
1 6 (12.24%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Linked Data
4 1 (2.04%) Online Games
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Debian
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) CentOS
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) TDD
2 22 (44.90%) MVC
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.53%) Multithreading
5 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.37%) OO
6 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (14.29%) Refactoring
9 6 (12.24%) BDD
9 6 (12.24%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
10 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
10 5 (10.20%) DevOps
10 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (10.20%) Validation
10 5 (10.20%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) PHP
3 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.53%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) Java
6 11 (22.45%) Python
7 5 (10.20%) Ruby
7 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.20%) XPath
8 3 (6.12%) Go
9 2 (4.08%) Perl
10 1 (2.04%) C
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
10 1 (2.04%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Varnish
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Puppet
2 10 (20.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.16%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Shiro
4 1 (2.04%) Cacti
4 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.04%) collectd
4 1 (2.04%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.04%) Graphite
4 1 (2.04%) logstash
4 1 (2.04%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) Salt
4 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Zend
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) SunGard
2 6 (12.24%) TIBCO
3 5 (10.20%) IBM
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.08%) ATG
5 2 (4.08%) Elastic Path
5 2 (4.08%) hybris
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) Demandware
6 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) VMware
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