The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for InterSystems Cache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited InterSystems Cache over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

InterSystems Caché
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 632 626
Rank change year-on-year +47 -6  
Contract jobs citing InterSystems Cache 16 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.022% 0.036%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
Median daily rate £500 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £335 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

InterSystems Cache is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10382 11757 13183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.44% 21.86% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6788 7965 8622
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 195 185
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.27 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +16.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

InterSystems Cache
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing InterSystems Cache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for InterSystems Cache in the UK

InterSystems Cache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InterSystems Cache in the UK

InterSystems Cache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing InterSystems Cache over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for InterSystems Cache in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing InterSystems Cache.

Contractor hourly rate trend for InterSystems Cache in the UK

InterSystems Cache
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InterSystems Cache within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 14 £500 +37.93% 4
London +24 11 £500 +33.33% 3
Osterley - 3 £500 -
South West +5 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
City of London - 1 £375 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing InterSystems Cache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for InterSystems Cache.

1 21 (56.76%) Oracle
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Perl
3 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
3 15 (40.54%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (35.14%) Python
4 13 (35.14%) NetApp
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 13 (35.14%) Ruby
5 12 (32.43%) Java
6 10 (27.03%) Sybase
6 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (24.32%) High Availability
8 8 (21.62%) Scrum
9 7 (18.92%) Nagios
9 7 (18.92%) Web Services
9 7 (18.92%) Unix
9 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
10 6 (16.22%) EXASOL
10 6 (16.22%) DevOps
10 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
10 6 (16.22%) Investment Management
10 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
11 5 (13.51%) Banking
11 5 (13.51%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (13.51%) QA
11 5 (13.51%) JMS

InterSystems Cache
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (13.51%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
3 3 (8.11%) nginx
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Global One
1 2 (5.41%) SunGard Martini
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (5.41%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (5.41%) Route 53
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) FTP
1 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
1 4 (10.81%) NAS
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
1 4 (10.81%) SSH
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.81%) MS Access
6 3 (8.11%) Hazelcast
6 3 (8.11%) HBase
6 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.70%) OLAP
8 1 (2.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.81%) Maven
4 3 (8.11%) Appium
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) Gatling
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) JMeter
4 3 (8.11%) JUnit
4 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.11%) Protractor
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 3 (8.11%) TestNG
4 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.41%) Gradle
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Spock
5 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) DBA
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (16.22%) Sybase DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Storage Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE Architect
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Java Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 3 (8.11%) SAN Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) JMS
3 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) HTML5
3 3 (8.11%) J2EE
3 3 (8.11%) JSON
3 3 (8.11%) Kafka
3 3 (8.11%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (8.11%) Spring
3 3 (8.11%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) Angular 2
4 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (5.41%) LINQ
4 2 (5.41%) SignalR
4 2 (5.41%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) EMC VNX
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Equities
4 1 (2.70%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Solaris
5 4 (10.81%) Windows
6 2 (5.41%) CentOS
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) High Availability
3 8 (21.62%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) DevOps
4 6 (16.22%) Investment Management
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) API Design
7 3 (8.11%) API Development
7 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (8.11%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Perl
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Python
3 13 (35.14%) Ruby
4 12 (32.43%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.11%) C#
6 3 (8.11%) Groovy
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.41%) VB
7 2 (5.41%) VB6
8 1 (2.70%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) DICOM
2 1 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) NFS
2 4 (10.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (10.81%) Veritas File System
2 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (18.92%) Nagios
3 4 (10.81%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (8.11%) MOM
4 3 (8.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) NetApp
3 10 (27.03%) Sybase
4 6 (16.22%) EXASOL
4 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.51%) Solace
6 4 (10.81%) Brocade
6 4 (10.81%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) InterSystems
6 4 (10.81%) Sun
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
6 4 (10.81%) Veritas
7 3 (8.11%) Google
7 3 (8.11%) Perforce
7 3 (8.11%) SOASTA, Inc
7 3 (8.11%) VMware
8 2 (5.41%) Fidessa
8 2 (5.41%) OpenText
8 2 (5.41%) RedDot