Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 603 618
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 -22
Contract jobs citing GemFire 2 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.044% 0.020%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.025% 0.26% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 9
London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £513 £463 £415
90th Percentile £538 £675 £605
England median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
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 8,054 7,837 8,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.41% 17.22% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,696 5,581 6,078
London median daily rate £500 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £638 £619
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 102 115
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.22 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.34% +15.53% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.80 £52.35
England median hourly rate £21.38 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.60% +2.18% +5.26%

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 23 October 2018. 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 -16 1 - -
GemFire
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
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%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

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%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CORBA
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (50.00%) jBPM
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
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%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Parallel Computing
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%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) IFRS
1 1 (50.00%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Solace
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO