Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Varnish skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Varnish over the 6 months to 21 January 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.

Varnish
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 198 219
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 -11
Contract jobs citing Varnish 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.038% 0.080%
As % of the System Software category 0.15% 0.31% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
South West median daily rate - £330 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -45.00% +43.71%
England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Varnish is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 676 652 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.03% 12.27% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 390 384
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - -3.70%
10th Percentile £161 £119 £117
90th Percentile £583 £510 £488
England median daily rate £443 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +7.27% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 68 77
South West median hourly rate £18.06 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.02% -30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.46 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £43.30
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.19% -

Varnish
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Varnish as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Varnish in the South West

Varnish
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Varnish in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Varnish in the South West

Varnish
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Varnish within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Bristol - 1 - -
Varnish
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Varnish 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 South West region with a requirement for Varnish.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Varnish
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Memcached
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker