Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 January 2019 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)
England > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 616 595 590
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 -4
Contract jobs citing GemFire 2 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.070% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.027% 0.40% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 30 5
London median daily rate - £725 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.10% -4.55%
England median daily rate £575 £725 £525
% change year-on-year -20.69% +38.10% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,547 7,956 8,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.00% 17.29% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,325 5,734 5,668
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £645 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 94 105
London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.71 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.91% +11.65% -17.58%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £53.50
England median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% -2.50% -

GemFire
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GemFire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GemFire in London

GemFire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GemFire in London

GemFire
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the London region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
East London -26 1 - -
GemFire
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for GemFire.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) VisualVM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot

GemFire
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) FishEye
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JBehave
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) VisualVM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) jBPM
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Event Correlation
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Solace
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO