The table below looks at the statistics for nginx skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited nginx over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
nginx
Rank 187 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing nginx 13 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 0.91% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £433 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+47.61% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
995 1214 1336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.89% 16.50% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 822 933
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 48
Average hourly rate £17.68 £22.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.41% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £59.00 £51.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing nginx across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

nginx Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing nginx across the City of London region.

nginx Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing nginx also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited nginx.

1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Apache
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) PHP
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Puppet
6 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) Node.js
7 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
8 4 (22.22%) UNIX
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) HTTP
8 4 (22.22%) SaltStack
9 3 (16.67%) Akamai
9 3 (16.67%) Nagios

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing nginx also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited nginx. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (61.11%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (27.78%) Node.js
4 3 (16.67%) IIS
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (11.11%) Jetty
5 2 (11.11%) CloudStack
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (5.56%) CMS
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
1 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Hudson
5 1 (5.56%) Maven
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
5 1 (5.56%) Grunt
5 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) Sass
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) Servlets
4 2 (11.11%) XHTML
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.56%) FusionCharts
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (50.00%) PHP
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Varnish
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
4 3 (16.67%) Nagios
5 2 (11.11%) Opsview
5 2 (11.11%) collectd
5 2 (11.11%) Ansible
6 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
6 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) SaltStack
2 3 (16.67%) Akamai
3 1 (5.56%) New Relic
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle