Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 December 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 > Scotland
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 - 202
Rank change year-on-year - +202 -13
Contract jobs citing GemFire 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% - 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median daily rate - - £360
UK median daily rate £675 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +31.71% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 833 820 960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.71% 19.73% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 491 503
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.76% -2.00%
10th Percentile £225 £218 £190
90th Percentile £525 £475 £494
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 27
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -31.00% +58.73%
10th Percentile £15.03 £13.38 £13.75
90th Percentile £26.88 £41.13 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

GemFire
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for GemFire in Scotland

GemFire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GemFire in Scotland

GemFire
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GemFire within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
GemFire
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for GemFire.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JNDI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Mule

GemFire
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JNDI
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MOM