Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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.

Varnish
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 205 208
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Varnish 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.055% 0.017% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.13% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
South West median daily rate £310 - £380
10th Percentile £267 - £325
90th Percentile £349 - £570
England median daily rate £425 £425 £417
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Varnish is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 661 772 657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 12.05% 12.80% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 438 329
South West median daily rate £355 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.41% +11.92% -7.80%
10th Percentile £163 £153 £128
90th Percentile £538 £575 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 76 96
South West median hourly rate £15.51 £15.88 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.28% -16.58% +26.87%
10th Percentile £10.36 £10.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.75 £35.25
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +3.23%

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 23 July 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
Wiltshire +4 1 £355 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £265 -
Varnish
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Silex
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MVC

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Silex
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker