Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GemFire skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GemFire over the 6 months to 11 August 2020 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.

Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 521 789 826
Rank change year-on-year +268 +37 -6
Contract jobs citing GemFire 2 8 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.010% 0.040%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.044% 0.062% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 23
Median daily rate - £575 £575
UK median daily rate - £575 £563
% change year-on-year - +2.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

GemFire is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,527 12,913 15,786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.69% 15.58% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,860 8,266 10,423
Median daily rate £475 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £302 £264 £275
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.50% +4.00% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 275 370
Median hourly rate £26.96 £20.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.51% - +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.08 £53.75 £53.53
Median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £20.23
% change year-on-year +32.14% +3.83% +3.72%

GemFire
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GemFire as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GemFire in England

GemFire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GemFire in England.

Daily rate trend for GemFire in England

GemFire
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the England region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +168 2 - - 1
GemFire
UK

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing GemFire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for GemFire.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) DSL
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift

GemFire
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ECS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Liquibase
1 2 (100.00%) Protractor
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle