The first table below looks at the demand for nginx skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited nginx over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
nginx
Rank 512 495 521
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Contract jobs citing nginx 78 78 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 0.89% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 66 39
Average daily rate
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£425 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.68% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £125 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £125 £350
% change year-on-year
+230.00% -64.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9655 8718 9866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.67% 17.05% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5674 4980 5629
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 420 443
Average hourly rate £17.68 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%

nginx
Jobs Demand Trend

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

nginx Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

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

nginx Daily Rate Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing nginx within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

nginx Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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Hourly Rate Trend

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

nginx Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

nginx
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 71 £419 +42.55% 61
London -7 37 £425 +21.42% 41
South West - 18 £425 - 1
Bristol - 17 £425 -
City of London +32 10 £425 - 9
Yorkshire -21 5 £250 +100.00% 5
North West - 5 £369 - 2
West Yorkshire -21 4 £248 +98.00% 3
Leeds -24 4 £248 +98.00% 3
South East -5 3 £350 +21.73% 6
Scotland - 3 £338 -
Wales - 2 £425 - 2
Cheshire - 2 - - 2
South Yorkshire +2 1 £300 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £413 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 3
East of England - 1 £350 - 4
Berkshire - 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 - 4
Lancashire - 1 £425 -
Manchester - 1 £313 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £413 -
Cambridge - 1 £350 - 4
Cardiff - - - - 2
Dundee - - - -

nginx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 149 (81.87%) Linux
2 142 (78.02%) Apache
3 99 (54.40%) Puppet
4 97 (53.30%) DevOps
5 78 (42.86%) Ruby
6 76 (41.76%) MySQL
7 65 (35.71%) PHP
8 63 (34.62%) Java
9 62 (34.07%) Git (software)
10 60 (32.97%) Python
10 60 (32.97%) Jenkins
11 58 (31.87%) Red Hat
12 57 (31.32%) Opscode Chef
13 55 (30.22%) Web Services
14 53 (29.12%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (28.02%) Amazon AWS
16 47 (25.82%) Configuration Management
17 45 (24.73%) LAMP
17 45 (24.73%) CentOS
18 43 (23.63%) UNIX
19 41 (22.53%) PostgreSQL
19 41 (22.53%) VMware
20 40 (21.98%) Amazon EC2
20 40 (21.98%) Open Source
21 39 (21.43%) Bash Shell
21 39 (21.43%) Tomcat
22 36 (19.78%) Firewall
23 35 (19.23%) Perl
23 35 (19.23%) Ubuntu
24 33 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure

nginx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 142 (78.02%) Apache
2 39 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 23 (12.64%) Node.js
4 19 (10.44%) Confluence
4 19 (10.44%) IIS
5 18 (9.89%) WebSphere
5 18 (9.89%) Jetty
6 16 (8.79%) WebLogic
7 13 (7.14%) MediaWiki
8 11 (6.04%) OpenStack
8 11 (6.04%) CloudStack
8 11 (6.04%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (2.20%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.65%) WordPress
11 3 (1.65%) CMS
12 2 (1.10%) Drupal
12 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.55%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 51 (28.02%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (21.98%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 9 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (4.40%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (4.40%) Route 53
5 8 (4.40%) Google App Engine
6 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (2.75%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (1.65%) IaaS
9 2 (1.10%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.55%) SaaS
10 1 (0.55%) PaaS
10 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (19.78%) Firewall
2 31 (17.03%) DNS
3 21 (11.54%) IPsec
3 21 (11.54%) HTTP
4 18 (9.89%) VPN
4 18 (9.89%) Network Security
5 17 (9.34%) WAN
5 17 (9.34%) LAN
6 15 (8.24%) DHCP
6 15 (8.24%) TCP/IP
6 15 (8.24%) SSL
7 14 (7.69%) IPv6
7 14 (7.69%) LDAP
8 13 (7.14%) OSPF
8 13 (7.14%) EIGRP
8 13 (7.14%) BGP
9 8 (4.40%) FTP
9 8 (4.40%) OpenVPN
10 5 (2.75%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (2.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (41.76%) MySQL
2 41 (22.53%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.44%) Relational Database
4 17 (9.34%) MongoDB
5 16 (8.79%) Redis
6 11 (6.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (5.49%) Big Data
8 9 (4.95%) Riak
9 7 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
10 6 (3.30%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.20%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 62 (34.07%) Git (software)
2 60 (32.97%) Jenkins
3 27 (14.84%) Subversion
4 25 (13.74%) Hudson
5 20 (10.99%) JIRA
6 16 (8.79%) Maven
7 8 (4.40%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.85%) JUnit
9 5 (2.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (2.20%) Grunt
10 4 (2.20%) Selenium
10 4 (2.20%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.65%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.65%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.65%) Sublime Text
11 3 (1.65%) Behat
12 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.55%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.55%) RSpec
12 1 (0.55%) Ant
General
1 13 (7.14%) Games
2 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.65%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Finance
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (17.03%) Developer
3 24 (13.19%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (10.44%) Administrator
5 18 (9.89%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (6.59%) Technical Architect
6 12 (6.59%) Architect
7 11 (6.04%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.30%) Consultant
10 6 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.20%) DevOps Administrator
11 4 (2.20%) Python Developer
12 3 (1.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 3 (1.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.22%) Web Services
2 45 (24.73%) LAMP
3 25 (13.74%) HTML
3 25 (13.74%) CSS
4 18 (9.89%) Servlets
4 18 (9.89%) HTML5
5 16 (8.79%) CSS3
6 15 (8.24%) jQuery
7 14 (7.69%) RESTful
8 12 (6.59%) .NET
9 11 (6.04%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (5.49%) J2EE
11 9 (4.95%) Symfony
12 7 (3.85%) Ajax
13 6 (3.30%) Backbone.js
13 6 (3.30%) Smarty
13 6 (3.30%) Django
13 6 (3.30%) JSON
14 5 (2.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.98%) Open Source
2 13 (7.14%) Wiki
3 12 (6.59%) Online Games
4 8 (4.40%) NHS
4 8 (4.40%) PKI
5 7 (3.85%) Reference Data
5 7 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.30%) W3C
7 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.10%) Clustering
9 2 (1.10%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.55%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.55%) MPEG
10 1 (0.55%) Replication
10 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 149 (81.87%) Linux
2 45 (24.73%) CentOS
3 43 (23.63%) UNIX
4 35 (19.23%) Ubuntu
5 23 (12.64%) Windows
6 22 (12.09%) Debian
7 16 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.20%) SUSE
10 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.10%) Android
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (53.30%) DevOps
2 53 (29.12%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (25.82%) Configuration Management
4 27 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (12.09%) Load Balancing
6 20 (10.99%) Data Modelling
7 18 (9.89%) OO
8 17 (9.34%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (8.79%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.79%) TDD
10 15 (8.24%) Automated Testing
11 11 (6.04%) Security Management
12 10 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.49%) Scrum
13 9 (4.95%) Service Management
13 9 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (4.40%) Migration
14 8 (4.40%) Performance Testing
15 7 (3.85%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 78 (42.86%) Ruby
2 65 (35.71%) PHP
3 63 (34.62%) Java
4 60 (32.97%) Python
5 39 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 35 (19.23%) Perl
7 33 (18.13%) SQL
8 24 (13.19%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (3.30%) PHP5
12 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.20%) C#
13 2 (1.10%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.55%) Scala
14 1 (0.55%) C++
14 1 (0.55%) C
14 1 (0.55%) AWK
14 1 (0.55%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.20%) Degree
2 4 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.65%) CCNA
3 3 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 33 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.64%) Samba
3 19 (10.44%) Postfix
4 17 (9.34%) Varnish
5 13 (7.14%) XenServer
6 8 (4.40%) Xen
6 8 (4.40%) Squid
7 3 (1.65%) KVM
8 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.55%) qmail
Systems Management
1 99 (54.40%) Puppet
2 57 (31.32%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (17.03%) Nagios
4 26 (14.29%) ZABBIX
5 17 (9.34%) Cacti
5 17 (9.34%) Ansible
6 15 (8.24%) Vagrant
7 14 (7.69%) HAProxy
7 14 (7.69%) Opsview
8 11 (6.04%) collectd
9 7 (3.85%) Salt
10 1 (0.55%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.55%) Munin
10 1 (0.55%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 58 (31.87%) Red Hat
2 41 (22.53%) VMware
3 17 (9.34%) Oracle
4 16 (8.79%) Percona
5 14 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.69%) Citrix
6 13 (7.14%) Splunk
7 12 (6.59%) Akamai
8 9 (4.95%) Rackspace
9 8 (4.40%) SaltStack
9 8 (4.40%) Cisco
9 8 (4.40%) Google
10 7 (3.85%) RightScale
11 3 (1.65%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.65%) Zend
11 3 (1.65%) F5
12 2 (1.10%) Open Text
12 2 (1.10%) RedDot
13 1 (0.55%) Dell
13 1 (0.55%) Interwoven
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