The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Varnish skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Varnish over the 3 months to 29 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.

Varnish
England > Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 142 148
Contract jobs citing Varnish 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category - 0.91% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Yorkshire median daily rate - £425 £452
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.86%  
England median daily rate £414 £400 £422
% change year-on-year +3.43% -5.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 217 330 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 10.54% 11.80% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 372 333
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +41.66%  
10th Percentile £158 £244 £168
90th Percentile £510 £612 £420
England median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.75 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.88% +36.00%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.68 £8.60
90th Percentile £18.75 £24.75 £24.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.98
% change year-on-year -13.15% +5.67%  

Varnish
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Varnish as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Varnish in Yorkshire

Varnish
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Varnish in Yorkshire