The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Varnish skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Varnish
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 126 147
Contract jobs citing Varnish 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.12% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category - 0.84% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +0.62% -4.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Varnish is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 362 358 440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.33% 14.03% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 353 384
Median daily rate £323 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.85% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £141 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £563 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 83 114
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -29.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £14.00 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £42.50 £42.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

Varnish
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Varnish as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Varnish in the East of England

Varnish
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Varnish in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Varnish in the East of England