Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Memcached skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Memcached over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Memcached
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 876 845 830
Rank change year-on-year -31 -15 -6
Contract jobs citing Memcached 11 46 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.044% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 38
UK median daily rate £469 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £320
90th Percentile £514 £560 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +10.94% +25.00% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Memcached is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32971 31981 32228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.98% 30.38% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23277 22154 22091
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 367 553
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.35 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

Memcached
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Memcached as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Memcached in the UK

Memcached
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Memcached in the UK

Memcached
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Memcached over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Memcached in the UK

Memcached
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Memcached in the UK

Memcached
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Memcached within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England -19 11 £469 -1.32% 7
UK excluding London +24 7 £444 +10.94% 4
London -39 4 £488 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £475 - 2
North of England - 4 £475 - 2
South West - 2 £350 -
East of England - 1 £463 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Memcached 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 Memcached.

1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) LAMP
3 7 (63.64%) Redis
4 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (45.45%) Node.js
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
6 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (36.36%) Graphite
6 4 (36.36%) New Relic
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Games
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) CentOS
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (27.27%) Splunk

Memcached
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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (9.09%) GitHub
5 1 (9.09%) IaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) Route 53
5 1 (9.09%) Serverless
5 1 (9.09%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) ICMP
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Redis
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (9.09%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) git-flow
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (18.18%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) LAMP
2 5 (45.45%) Node.js
3 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (18.18%) Laravel
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) React Native
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Gearman
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
5 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (9.09%) Mason
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) CentOS
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Web Operations
5 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) OWASP
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) KVM
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (36.36%) Graphite
3 3 (27.27%) Ansible
3 3 (27.27%) Grafana
3 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 3 (27.27%) Opsview
4 2 (18.18%) Puppet
5 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
5 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) New Relic
2 3 (27.27%) Splunk
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Facebook
4 1 (9.09%) Google