The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
nginx
Rank 518 458 554
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +96
Contract jobs citing nginx 96 120 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 1.30% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 89 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £125 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £446 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £300 £353
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.89%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10235 9223 10237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.71% 17.50% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6174 5458 5741
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 369 508
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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

nginx
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

nginx
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 23 September 2014.

nginx Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

nginx
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 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -48 91 £394 +12.50% 53
London -8 58 £400 +14.28% 37
North West 0 13 £513 +7.89% 3
City of London +12 8 £400 +6.66% 6
South West - 7 £388 - 1
Bristol - 7 £388 -
Yorkshire -15 6 £275 -8.33% 2
Leeds -15 5 £250 -16.66% 2
West Yorkshire -23 5 £250 -16.66% 2
Cheshire -3 4 £440 - 2
South East -6 4 £350 +7.69% 10
Scotland - 4 £500 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 -
Nottinghamshire +12 1 - -
Nottingham +11 1 - -
South Yorkshire +7 1 £300 -
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Oxfordshire -5 1 £325 - 2
Manchester -10 1 £313 -34.21% 1
Cambridge - 1 £350 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 - 2
South Wales - 1 £300 -
Wales - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 £350 - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1

nginx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 165 (76.74%) Linux
2 156 (72.56%) Apache
3 123 (57.21%) DevOps
4 119 (55.35%) Puppet
5 101 (46.98%) MySQL
6 91 (42.33%) Ruby
7 84 (39.07%) PHP
8 81 (37.67%) Python
9 80 (37.21%) Java
10 76 (35.35%) Opscode Chef
11 75 (34.88%) Jenkins
11 75 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (32.09%) Git (software)
13 67 (31.16%) Web Services
14 65 (30.23%) Red Hat
15 64 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
16 63 (29.30%) Configuration Management
17 62 (28.84%) LAMP
18 61 (28.37%) Amazon AWS
18 61 (28.37%) CentOS
19 60 (27.91%) Open Source
20 56 (26.05%) Amazon EC2
21 51 (23.72%) UNIX
22 50 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
23 49 (22.79%) Tomcat
24 44 (20.47%) VMware
25 42 (19.53%) Nagios
26 41 (19.07%) Bash Shell
27 40 (18.60%) JavaScript
28 38 (17.67%) Perl

nginx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 156 (72.56%) Apache
2 49 (22.79%) Tomcat
3 29 (13.49%) Jetty
4 27 (12.56%) WebSphere
5 26 (12.09%) IIS
6 19 (8.84%) Node.js
7 16 (7.44%) Confluence
8 12 (5.58%) MediaWiki
8 12 (5.58%) WebLogic
9 9 (4.19%) CloudStack
9 9 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (3.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (2.33%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.86%) WordPress
12 4 (1.86%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.93%) CMS
13 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.47%) Adobe CQ
14 1 (0.47%) Drupal
14 1 (0.47%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 61 (28.37%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (26.05%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (15.35%) Amazon S3
4 16 (7.44%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (6.98%) Google App Engine
6 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.33%) Route 53
7 4 (1.86%) IaaS
7 4 (1.86%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.40%) SaaS
9 2 (0.93%) PaaS
9 2 (0.93%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.93%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) GitHub
10 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.81%) HTTP
2 32 (14.88%) DNS
2 32 (14.88%) Firewall
3 29 (13.49%) SSL
4 27 (12.56%) IPsec
5 26 (12.09%) TCP/IP
6 20 (9.30%) DHCP
7 17 (7.91%) Network Security
8 15 (6.98%) FTP
8 15 (6.98%) LDAP
8 15 (6.98%) LAN
8 15 (6.98%) VPN
8 15 (6.98%) WAN
9 12 (5.58%) IPv6
9 12 (5.58%) OSPF
9 12 (5.58%) BGP
9 12 (5.58%) EIGRP
10 8 (3.72%) Intranet
11 6 (2.79%) SSH
12 5 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (46.98%) MySQL
2 50 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (15.81%) MongoDB
4 27 (12.56%) Redis
5 19 (8.84%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.58%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (4.19%) Riak
9 8 (3.72%) Big Data
10 6 (2.79%) SQL Server
11 5 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.93%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.47%) SimpleDB
14 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 75 (34.88%) Jenkins
2 69 (32.09%) Git (software)
3 28 (13.02%) Subversion
4 20 (9.30%) Hudson
5 17 (7.91%) JIRA
6 14 (6.51%) Maven
7 10 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.79%) JUnit
9 5 (2.33%) Selenium
9 5 (2.33%) Grunt
10 4 (1.86%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.86%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.86%) JMeter
10 4 (1.86%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.86%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.40%) RSpec
11 3 (1.40%) Behat
11 3 (1.40%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 12 (5.58%) Games
2 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.79%) Finance
4 5 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.33%) Back Office
5 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.86%) Marketing
6 3 (1.40%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 60 (27.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (18.60%) Developer
3 22 (10.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 21 (9.77%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (8.37%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (7.91%) Administrator
7 14 (6.51%) Architect
7 14 (6.51%) PHP Developer
8 11 (5.12%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (3.26%) Python Developer
11 6 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (2.79%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.33%) Consultant
12 5 (2.33%) Team Leader
13 4 (1.86%) Web Developer
13 4 (1.86%) Software Engineer
13 4 (1.86%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (31.16%) Web Services
2 62 (28.84%) LAMP
3 27 (12.56%) Servlets
3 27 (12.56%) HTML
4 26 (12.09%) CSS
5 25 (11.63%) J2EE
6 23 (10.70%) AngularJS
7 22 (10.23%) .NET
8 21 (9.77%) HTML5
9 16 (7.44%) Backbone.js
10 15 (6.98%) CSS3
10 15 (6.98%) jQuery
11 13 (6.05%) RESTful
11 13 (6.05%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (4.19%) Laravel
13 8 (3.72%) Ajax
13 8 (3.72%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (3.72%) JSON
13 8 (3.72%) Symfony
14 7 (3.26%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 60 (27.91%) Open Source
2 12 (5.58%) Wiki
3 11 (5.12%) Online Games
4 8 (3.72%) NHS
5 7 (3.26%) Reference Data
5 7 (3.26%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.79%) W3C
6 6 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.86%) User Experience
8 4 (1.86%) Replication
8 4 (1.86%) PKI
9 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.93%) Clustering
10 2 (0.93%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 165 (76.74%) Linux
2 61 (28.37%) CentOS
3 51 (23.72%) UNIX
4 36 (16.74%) Ubuntu
5 23 (10.70%) Windows
6 22 (10.23%) Debian
7 21 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.86%) SUSE
10 2 (0.93%) Android
10 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (57.21%) DevOps
2 75 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
3 64 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (29.30%) Configuration Management
5 34 (15.81%) Load Balancing
6 29 (13.49%) TDD
7 26 (12.09%) OO
8 21 (9.77%) Unit Testing
9 20 (9.30%) Automated Testing
10 19 (8.84%) Data Modelling
11 17 (7.91%) Scrum
12 15 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (6.51%) MVC
14 13 (6.05%) BDD
15 10 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (4.19%) Service Management
17 8 (3.72%) E-Commerce
17 8 (3.72%) Performance Testing
18 7 (3.26%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 91 (42.33%) Ruby
2 84 (39.07%) PHP
3 81 (37.67%) Python
4 80 (37.21%) Java
5 41 (19.07%) Bash Shell
6 40 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 38 (17.67%) Perl
7 38 (17.67%) SQL
8 11 (5.12%) PHP5
9 10 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.19%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (1.86%) Clojure
13 3 (1.40%) C#
13 3 (1.40%) Scala
14 2 (0.93%) C++
14 2 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.47%) sed
15 1 (0.47%) Golang
15 1 (0.47%) AWK
Qualifications
1 13 (6.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.12%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.26%) Degree
4 3 (1.40%) CCNA
4 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 38 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.77%) Varnish
3 19 (8.84%) Samba
4 15 (6.98%) Postfix
5 13 (6.05%) Xen
6 12 (5.58%) XenServer
7 4 (1.86%) Squid
8 2 (0.93%) Docker
8 2 (0.93%) vCloud
9 1 (0.47%) KVM
9 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.47%) qmail
9 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 119 (55.35%) Puppet
2 76 (35.35%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (19.53%) Nagios
4 25 (11.63%) Cacti
5 22 (10.23%) ZABBIX
6 19 (8.84%) Vagrant
7 18 (8.37%) Ansible
8 17 (7.91%) HAProxy
9 10 (4.65%) collectd
9 10 (4.65%) Salt
9 10 (4.65%) Opsview
10 4 (1.86%) Capistrano
11 3 (1.40%) Zenoss
11 3 (1.40%) Kibana
12 2 (0.93%) logstash
13 1 (0.47%) Pingdom
13 1 (0.47%) StatsD
13 1 (0.47%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 65 (30.23%) Red Hat
2 44 (20.47%) VMware
3 25 (11.63%) Percona
4 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 18 (8.37%) Google
6 13 (6.05%) Oracle
6 13 (6.05%) Citrix
6 13 (6.05%) Splunk
7 11 (5.12%) SaltStack
7 11 (5.12%) Akamai
8 9 (4.19%) Rackspace
9 8 (3.72%) Cisco
10 4 (1.86%) RightScale
10 4 (1.86%) F5
11 3 (1.40%) JBoss
11 3 (1.40%) New Relic
12 1 (0.47%) Vyatta
12 1 (0.47%) Dell
12 1 (0.47%) Interwoven
12 1 (0.47%) NetApp
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Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: Market Rates
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Posted: 6 days ago
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