Period
to 18 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Redis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Redis over the 6 months to 18 October 2021 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.

Redis
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 439 394 514
Rank change year-on-year -45 +120 -56
Contract jobs citing Redis 436 137 325
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 1.94% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 94 250
10th Percentile £413 £404 £399
25th Percentile £473 £458 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £534 £515
Median % change year-on-year +3.04% +3.64% +0.49%
75th Percentile £641 £619 £575
90th Percentile £700 £713 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +8.89% -2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.56 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Redis is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17,942 7,053 18,735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.39% 22.85% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,569 4,822 12,937
10th Percentile £350 £313 £320
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £496 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.79% +4.47% -
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £713 £675 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 118 248
10th Percentile £15.66 £12.63 £11.22
25th Percentile £23.19 £17.47 £16.67
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +2.35%
75th Percentile £58.05 £42.00 £48.85
90th Percentile £65.50 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £23.22 £27.94
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.91% +7.46%

Redis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Redis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Redis in the UK

Redis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Redis.

Daily rate trend for Redis in the UK

Redis
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Redis over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Redis in the UK

Redis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Redis.

Hourly rate trend for Redis in the UK

Redis
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Redis within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 2021. 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 -41 362 £550 - 193
London -67 253 £575 +3.23% 101
Work from Home -161 129 £540 +8.00% 49
UK excluding London -99 91 £490 +8.89% 104
South West -20 29 £350 -15.15% 13
North of England -57 25 £558 +11.50% 35
South East -84 17 £525 +22.09% 20
North East 0 10 £625 +25.00% 9
Midlands -72 9 £468 +3.89% 11
Yorkshire -44 8 £450 -14.29% 9
Wales -22 7 £500 +29.03% 3
North West -53 7 £425 +21.43% 17
West Midlands -59 7 £468 +3.89% 6
Scotland - 4 £550 - 8
East Midlands -37 2 - - 5

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Redis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Redis.

1 185 (42.43%) AWS
2 179 (41.06%) Java
3 175 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (38.53%) Docker
5 166 (38.07%) SQL
6 155 (35.55%) Microservices
7 143 (32.80%) JavaScript
8 126 (28.90%) Node.js
9 120 (27.52%) PostgreSQL
9 120 (27.52%) Spring
10 119 (27.29%) MongoDB
11 113 (25.92%) Azure
12 111 (25.46%) Kubernetes
13 110 (25.23%) RESTful
13 110 (25.23%) Git (software)
14 108 (24.77%) Finance
15 107 (24.54%) DevOps
16 106 (24.31%) Kafka
17 105 (24.08%) React
18 104 (23.85%) Full Stack Development
19 96 (22.02%) MySQL
20 94 (21.56%) Spring Boot
21 93 (21.33%) NoSQL
22 90 (20.64%) Scrum
23 89 (20.41%) Jenkins
24 81 (18.58%) Linux
25 78 (17.89%) Python
26 77 (17.66%) Oracle
27 74 (16.97%) Software Engineering
28 72 (16.51%) GCP

Redis
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 66 (15.14%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (10.55%) Apache
3 18 (4.13%) nginx
4 17 (3.90%) Apache Spark
5 16 (3.67%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.75%) CMS
7 11 (2.52%) Confluence
7 11 (2.52%) GemFire
7 11 (2.52%) OpenStack
8 9 (2.06%) Apache Airflow
8 9 (2.06%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.69%) SAS
11 2 (0.46%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.46%) Drupal
11 2 (0.46%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.69%) SPSS
2 1 (0.23%) Figma
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 185 (42.43%) AWS
2 113 (25.92%) Azure
3 72 (16.51%) GCP
4 57 (13.07%) Serverless
5 37 (8.49%) GitHub
6 35 (8.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 33 (7.57%) AWS Lambda
8 22 (5.05%) PaaS
9 21 (4.82%) Amazon ECS
9 21 (4.82%) Azure Service Bus
10 20 (4.59%) Amazon SQS
11 16 (3.67%) Azure Functions
11 16 (3.67%) Azure Storage
11 16 (3.67%) GitHub Actions
12 15 (3.44%) CloudFront
13 14 (3.21%) Datadog
14 13 (2.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 12 (2.75%) Heroku
16 10 (2.29%) Amazon S3
16 10 (2.29%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.96%) SSL
2 24 (5.50%) TCP/IP
3 20 (4.59%) HTTP
4 12 (2.75%) DNS
5 7 (1.61%) Network Security
6 4 (0.92%) Internet
7 3 (0.69%) DHCP
7 3 (0.69%) Firewall
7 3 (0.69%) SAN
8 2 (0.46%) DKIM
8 2 (0.46%) DMARC
8 2 (0.46%) SSH
8 2 (0.46%) X.500
9 1 (0.23%) LAN
9 1 (0.23%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.23%) RFID
9 1 (0.23%) VLAN
9 1 (0.23%) VPN
9 1 (0.23%) WAN
9 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (27.52%) PostgreSQL
2 119 (27.29%) MongoDB
3 96 (22.02%) MySQL
4 93 (21.33%) NoSQL
5 58 (13.30%) Relational Database
6 54 (12.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 53 (12.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 52 (11.93%) SQL Server
9 37 (8.49%) Hazelcast
10 28 (6.42%) RDBMS
11 20 (4.59%) Hadoop
12 18 (4.13%) Azure SQL Database
12 18 (4.13%) Data Lake
13 16 (3.67%) Neo4j
14 15 (3.44%) Couchbase
15 12 (2.75%) Amazon Aurora
16 11 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (2.52%) HBase
16 11 (2.52%) HDInsight
16 11 (2.52%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 110 (25.23%) Git (software)
2 89 (20.41%) Jenkins
3 52 (11.93%) GitLab
4 40 (9.17%) Maven
5 37 (8.49%) JUnit
6 32 (7.34%) JIRA
7 31 (7.11%) Bitbucket
8 30 (6.88%) Mockito
9 29 (6.65%) Cucumber
10 27 (6.19%) Selenium
11 23 (5.28%) Gradle
11 23 (5.28%) TeamCity
12 22 (5.05%) JMeter
13 19 (4.36%) Subversion
14 16 (3.67%) Artifactory
15 13 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (2.75%) Ant
16 12 (2.75%) CircleCI
17 11 (2.52%) PHPUnit
18 10 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 108 (24.77%) Finance
2 71 (16.28%) Social Skills
3 57 (13.07%) Banking
4 27 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 24 (5.50%) Front Office
6 23 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (5.28%) Marketing
7 19 (4.36%) Presentation Skills
8 18 (4.13%) Public Sector
9 13 (2.98%) Games
10 11 (2.52%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.38%) Documentation Skills
12 6 (1.38%) Electronics
12 6 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.38%) Retail
13 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.69%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
15 2 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 265 (60.78%) Developer
2 110 (25.23%) Java Developer
3 65 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 53 (12.16%) Full Stack Developer
5 46 (10.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 33 (7.57%) Software Engineer
7 24 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (5.28%) Architect
9 22 (5.05%) Node.js Developer
10 21 (4.82%) React Developer
11 18 (4.13%) Java Engineer
12 16 (3.67%) Azure Engineer
13 14 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (2.98%) Backend Developer
14 13 (2.98%) C# Developer
15 12 (2.75%) Investment Banking Java Developer
15 12 (2.75%) PHP Developer
15 12 (2.75%) Scala Developer
15 12 (2.75%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
15 12 (2.75%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (28.90%) Node.js
2 120 (27.52%) Spring
3 110 (25.23%) RESTful
4 106 (24.31%) Kafka
5 105 (24.08%) React
6 94 (21.56%) Spring Boot
7 64 (14.68%) AngularJS
8 60 (13.76%) REST
9 58 (13.30%) CSS
10 57 (13.07%) HTML
11 45 (10.32%) Web Services
12 41 (9.40%) GraphQL
12 41 (9.40%) Memcached
13 33 (7.57%) .NET
14 32 (7.34%) Swagger
15 31 (7.11%) Express
15 31 (7.11%) jQuery
16 26 (5.96%) Akka
17 24 (5.50%) Hibernate
18 21 (4.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.32%) Data Structures
2 43 (9.86%) Algorithms
3 26 (5.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (5.73%) Derivative
5 23 (5.28%) User Experience
6 19 (4.36%) Fixed Income
7 15 (3.44%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.29%) N-Tier
10 9 (2.06%) Legacy Code
10 9 (2.06%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.61%) Cloud Native
12 7 (1.61%) Legacy Systems
12 7 (1.61%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.61%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.38%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (18.58%) Linux
2 21 (4.82%) Unix
3 11 (2.52%) Windows
4 8 (1.83%) VMS
5 6 (1.38%) Debian
5 6 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.15%) Android
6 5 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.69%) Solaris
7 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (35.55%) Microservices
3 107 (24.54%) DevOps
4 104 (23.85%) Full Stack Development
5 90 (20.64%) Scrum
6 74 (16.97%) Software Engineering
7 49 (11.24%) Multithreading
8 48 (11.01%) API Development
9 43 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (9.63%) TDD
11 36 (8.26%) OO
12 34 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (7.57%) E-Commerce
13 33 (7.57%) Open Source
14 32 (7.34%) API Design
14 32 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (7.34%) SDLC
15 31 (7.11%) Performance Tuning
16 29 (6.65%) BDD
17 28 (6.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 179 (41.06%) Java
2 166 (38.07%) SQL
3 143 (32.80%) JavaScript
4 78 (17.89%) Python
5 69 (15.83%) Scala
6 67 (15.37%) Java 8
7 47 (10.78%) TypeScript
8 41 (9.40%) PHP
9 37 (8.49%) C#
10 26 (5.96%) Haskell
10 26 (5.96%) PL/SQL
11 24 (5.50%) Java 11
12 22 (5.05%) Go
13 20 (4.59%) Bash Shell
14 18 (4.13%) PowerShell
15 14 (3.21%) Ruby
16 13 (2.98%) ES6
17 11 (2.52%) Kotlin
18 6 (1.38%) T-SQL
19 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.29%) Degree
4 8 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.23%) CBAP
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.36%) Accessibility
2 10 (2.29%) GDPR
3 8 (1.83%) QA
4 5 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.15%) SLA
5 2 (0.46%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 168 (38.53%) Docker
2 6 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.69%) Squid
3 3 (0.69%) vSphere
4 2 (0.46%) Postfix
4 2 (0.46%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 111 (25.46%) Kubernetes
2 49 (11.24%) Terraform
3 47 (10.78%) Ansible
4 31 (7.11%) Grafana
5 26 (5.96%) Graphite
6 16 (3.67%) Prometheus
7 13 (2.98%) Kibana
8 10 (2.29%) logstash
9 9 (2.06%) Puppet
10 6 (1.38%) Nagios
11 5 (1.15%) Kubeflow
12 4 (0.92%) Consul
12 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.69%) Istio
14 2 (0.46%) MIIS
14 2 (0.46%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
15 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
15 1 (0.23%) SCCM
15 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (17.66%) Oracle
2 41 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.28%) Google
4 22 (5.05%) Splunk
5 15 (3.44%) Databricks
5 15 (3.44%) SAP
6 12 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.52%) Alteryx
7 11 (2.52%) New Relic
7 11 (2.52%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.61%) VMware
9 6 (1.38%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.15%) Confluent
10 5 (1.15%) PagerDuty
10 5 (1.15%) Percona
11 4 (0.92%) Solace
12 3 (0.69%) Cadence
12 3 (0.69%) F5
12 3 (0.69%) Informatica
12 3 (0.69%) Zend