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 3 months to 26 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.

Pivotal GemFire (formerly VMware vFabric GemFire)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 613 633
Rank change year-on-year +34 +20  
Contract jobs citing GemFire 10 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.021% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.11% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Median daily rate £463 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £363 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GemFire is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7204 8745 9031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.69% 17.94% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4632 5943 5758
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 204 307
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

GemFire
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing GemFire as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for GemFire in England

GemFire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GemFire in England

GemFire
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GemFire in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 10 £463 -8.41% 3
GemFire
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GemFire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for GemFire.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (46.67%) Banking
5 7 (46.67%) JMS
5 7 (46.67%) ETL
6 6 (40.00%) IntelliJ
6 6 (40.00%) Unix
6 6 (40.00%) Maven
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
7 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (33.33%) JUnit
7 5 (33.33%) JDBC
8 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (26.67%) Python
8 4 (26.67%) FpML
8 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (26.67%) Spring Batch
8 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
8 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
9 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper

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 8 (53.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (6.67%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) HBase
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Parquet
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) IntelliJ
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
2 5 (33.33%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (13.33%) Concordion
4 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (13.33%) JBehave
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Mockito
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Gradle
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cassandra Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) GUI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java GUI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Market Risk Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Market Risk Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) JMS
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (33.33%) JDBC
3 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (26.67%) FpML
4 4 (26.67%) Spring Batch
5 3 (20.00%) Kafka
5 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Lucene
6 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
6 2 (13.33%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Derivative
1 2 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (46.67%) ETL
3 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (13.33%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) SOLID
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) GraphQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Go
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat