The table below looks at the statistics for Varnish skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Varnish
Rank 563 525 580
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +55
Contract jobs citing Varnish 50 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 1.19% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 25
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £438 £200
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +118.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5493 4959 4777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.55% 9.54% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3068 2635 2298
Average daily rate £338 £338 £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 666 555 590
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Varnish
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Varnish Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Varnish
Daily Rate Trend

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

Varnish Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Varnish
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Varnish within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Varnish Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Varnish
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Varnish Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Varnish
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 Varnish within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -39 50 £400 +6.66% 10
London -16 44 £400 +6.66% 8
City of London +12 6 £400 +13.07% 2
South East - 3 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 -
East of England -28 2 £375 -6.25%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £375 -
Cambridge - 2 £375 -
North West -6 1 £98 -79.47%
Croydon - 1 - -
Hull - - - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Brighton - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 2

Varnish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 50 (54.35%) Linux
2 45 (48.91%) PHP
3 38 (41.30%) Apache
4 35 (38.04%) Git (software)
5 34 (36.96%) MySQL
6 31 (33.70%) Web Services
7 30 (32.61%) Java
7 30 (32.61%) Python
8 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (28.26%) Ruby
10 25 (27.17%) Scrum
11 23 (25.00%) C
11 23 (25.00%) HTTP
12 22 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (23.91%) Puppet
12 22 (23.91%) DevOps
13 21 (22.83%) nginx
14 20 (21.74%) Subversion
14 20 (21.74%) Software Engineering
15 19 (20.65%) TDD
16 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
16 18 (19.57%) CSS
17 17 (18.48%) OO
18 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
18 16 (17.39%) Configuration Management
18 16 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (17.39%) jQuery
19 15 (16.30%) Redis
20 14 (15.22%) Memcached
20 14 (15.22%) CentOS

Varnish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 38 (41.30%) Apache
2 21 (22.83%) nginx
3 10 (10.87%) Drupal
4 7 (7.61%) Apache Solr
5 6 (6.52%) Confluence
6 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.43%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (4.35%) WordPress
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Pig
8 2 (2.17%) IIS
8 2 (2.17%) Zope
8 2 (2.17%) Plone
8 2 (2.17%) Node.js
9 1 (1.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.35%) GitHub
4 3 (3.26%) Joyent
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.17%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.00%) HTTP
2 14 (15.22%) Internet
3 8 (8.70%) SSL
4 7 (7.61%) BGP
5 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.43%) BIG-IP
6 4 (4.35%) DNS
6 4 (4.35%) Firewall
7 3 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.26%) Intranet
7 3 (3.26%) Network Security
8 2 (2.17%) DAB
9 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.96%) MySQL
2 16 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (16.30%) Redis
4 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 35 (38.04%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.74%) Subversion
3 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.78%) RSpec
4 9 (9.78%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.61%) Hudson
5 7 (7.61%) RubyGems
6 6 (6.52%) Artifactory
6 6 (6.52%) Maven
6 6 (6.52%) JIRA
7 3 (3.26%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (5.43%) Publishing
1 5 (5.43%) Games
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Developer
2 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Drupal Developer
4 7 (7.61%) PHP Developer
5 6 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) Web Services
2 18 (19.57%) CSS
3 16 (17.39%) jQuery
4 14 (15.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (15.22%) HTML
4 14 (15.22%) Memcached
5 12 (13.04%) Sinatra
5 12 (13.04%) HTML5
5 12 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (10.87%) RESTful
7 8 (8.70%) CSS3
8 7 (7.61%) LAMP
9 6 (6.52%) Ajax
10 5 (5.43%) RSS
10 5 (5.43%) VCL
10 5 (5.43%) Symfony
10 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.35%) ZeroMQ
11 4 (4.35%) NSQ
11 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Open Source
2 6 (6.52%) W3C
3 5 (5.43%) Streaming Video
4 4 (4.35%) Replication
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Online Games
5 3 (3.26%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.26%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) MPEG
7 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.35%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) CentOS
2 14 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (13.04%) UNIX
4 4 (4.35%) Debian
5 2 (2.17%) Windows
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.17%) Scrum
3 22 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (23.91%) DevOps
4 20 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 19 (20.65%) TDD
6 17 (18.48%) OO
7 16 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 10 (10.87%) Web Development
9 8 (8.70%) SOA
10 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.61%) Kanban
11 6 (6.52%) BDD
11 6 (6.52%) OOP
12 4 (4.35%) MVC
12 4 (4.35%) OOD
12 4 (4.35%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.35%) Automated Testing
12 4 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.91%) PHP
2 30 (32.61%) Python
2 30 (32.61%) Java
3 26 (28.26%) Ruby
4 23 (25.00%) C
5 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.13%) Perl
7 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.43%) C++
9 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.26%) SQL
11 2 (2.17%) PHP5
11 2 (2.17%) Scala
12 1 (1.09%) Golang
12 1 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) CCNA
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Xen
1 5 (5.43%) VirtualBox
1 5 (5.43%) KVM
2 4 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (23.91%) Puppet
2 13 (14.13%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.87%) HAProxy
4 9 (9.78%) Nagios
5 6 (6.52%) YUM
6 5 (5.43%) Salt
7 4 (4.35%) logstash
7 4 (4.35%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.35%) collectd
7 4 (4.35%) StatsD
8 3 (3.26%) Zenoss
9 2 (2.17%) Cacti
10 1 (1.09%) Ganglia
10 1 (1.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.70%) Akamai
2 8 (8.70%) Rackspace
3 6 (6.52%) Zend
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle
4 5 (5.43%) SaltStack
5 4 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.17%) New Relic
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.09%) Open Text
7 1 (1.09%) RedDot
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