The table below looks at the statistics for HAProxy skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HAProxy over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HAProxy
Rank 595 562 580
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Contract jobs citing HAProxy 9 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.047% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.67% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 2
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£413 £125 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+230.00% -58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £125 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £125 £300
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4492 3753 3713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.74% 7.11% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2677 2203 1945
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £312
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 158 192
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.60 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +18.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

HAProxy
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HAProxy within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HAProxy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HAProxy
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HAProxy within the UK.

HAProxy Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HAProxy
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HAProxy within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

HAProxy Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HAProxy
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HAProxy within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -38 9 £413 +230.00% 6
London +5 7 £413 +230.00% 2
City of London - 1 £475 -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 4
South West - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Sandwich - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 3
Bristol - - - -

HAProxy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HAProxy 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 HAProxy.

1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) MySQL
3 18 (75.00%) Apache
4 17 (70.83%) DevOps
5 16 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (66.67%) nginx
6 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
7 12 (50.00%) Puppet
8 11 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (45.83%) Ubuntu
9 10 (41.67%) Python
10 9 (37.50%) Ruby
11 8 (33.33%) Varnish
12 7 (29.17%) Open Source
12 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
12 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (29.17%) Java
12 7 (29.17%) SQL
12 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
13 6 (25.00%) Games
13 6 (25.00%) VMware
13 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
13 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
13 6 (25.00%) Online Games
13 6 (25.00%) CentOS
13 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (25.00%) KVM

HAProxy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HAProxy 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 HAProxy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (75.00%) Apache
2 16 (66.67%) nginx
3 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
4 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
5 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 2 (8.33%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.17%) CMS
6 1 (4.17%) WordPress
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) LDAP
3 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (12.50%) IMAP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (12.50%) SMTP
4 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) MRTG
5 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
2 16 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (20.83%) Redis
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
7 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.17%) SimpleDB
7 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.17%) MCollective
3 1 (4.17%) Sensu
3 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.17%) POSIX
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Open Source
2 6 (25.00%) Online Games
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Ubuntu
3 6 (25.00%) CentOS
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris
5 3 (12.50%) Debian
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) OOP
4 3 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) B2C
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) OWASP
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) Ruby
3 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) Korn
8 2 (8.33%) C++
9 1 (4.17%) C
9 1 (4.17%) C#
9 1 (4.17%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Varnish
2 6 (25.00%) KVM
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Sendmail
4 3 (12.50%) Squid
4 3 (12.50%) Xen
4 3 (12.50%) Dovecot
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) Ceph
5 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Puppet
2 11 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (20.83%) Salt
4 4 (16.67%) logstash
5 3 (12.50%) Nagios
6 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
6 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
6 2 (8.33%) collectd
6 2 (8.33%) StatsD
6 2 (8.33%) Ansible
7 1 (4.17%) Kibana
7 1 (4.17%) RANCID
7 1 (4.17%) Cacti
7 1 (4.17%) Ganglia
7 1 (4.17%) Zenoss
7 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Dell
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (8.33%) SaltStack
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) JBoss
7 1 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (4.17%) Akamai