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 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
nginx
Rank 485 494 482
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing nginx 118 108 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 1.12% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 57 54
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +44.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £419 £325
% change year-on-year
-22.98% +28.84%
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
10210 9613 8428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.34% 17.34% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6264 5956 4734
Average daily rate £388 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 323 437
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -9.09%

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 7 May 2015.

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

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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 7 May 2015. 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 0 109 £375 -11.76% 57
London +5 61 £450 - 36
Yorkshire -20 19 £300 -20.00% 1
Leeds -17 16 £294 -18.96% 1
West Yorkshire -18 16 £294 -18.96% 1
North West -11 15 £300 -29.41% 1
City of London +19 9 £383 -12.57% 9
South East -3 9 £350 +59.09% 4
South West +4 7 £375 -11.76% 4
Bristol -3 7 £375 -11.76% 3
Burnley - 7 £275 -
Lancashire - 7 £275 -
Manchester - 6 £363 - 1
North East - 6 £288 -
Wales - 6 £425 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £275 -
Blackpool - 5 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £275 -
Swansea - 4 £475 -
Berkshire - 4 £400 -
Croydon - 4 £444 -
West Wales - 4 £475 -
Hampshire +1 3 £320 +45.45% 2
Scotland - 3 £344 -
Edinburgh - 3 £344 -
North Yorkshire -1 2 £325 -44.68%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
Harrogate - 2 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £425 -
Chester +1 1 £463 +8.82%

nginx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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.

1 200 (84.39%) Linux
2 186 (78.48%) Apache
3 148 (62.45%) Puppet
4 137 (57.81%) DevOps
5 127 (53.59%) MySQL
6 117 (49.37%) Amazon AWS
7 107 (45.15%) Continuous Integration
8 105 (44.30%) Git (software)
9 98 (41.35%) Ruby
10 96 (40.51%) PHP
10 96 (40.51%) Jenkins
10 96 (40.51%) Opscode Chef
11 94 (39.66%) Python
12 86 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
13 77 (32.49%) MongoDB
14 76 (32.07%) Java
15 75 (31.65%) Tomcat
15 75 (31.65%) Configuration Management
16 74 (31.22%) VMware
17 73 (30.80%) PostgreSQL
17 73 (30.80%) Web Services
18 71 (29.96%) Red Hat
19 68 (28.69%) JavaScript
20 63 (26.58%) Amazon EC2
21 62 (26.16%) Bash Shell
21 62 (26.16%) Ansible
22 60 (25.32%) Ubuntu
23 58 (24.47%) Perl
24 56 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
25 55 (23.21%) Redis

nginx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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
1 186 (78.48%) Apache
2 75 (31.65%) Tomcat
3 35 (14.77%) IIS
4 32 (13.50%) Jetty
5 30 (12.66%) Node.js
6 28 (11.81%) WebSphere
7 19 (8.02%) Confluence
8 16 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (6.33%) MediaWiki
9 15 (6.33%) JBoss
10 12 (5.06%) Mule ESB
11 10 (4.22%) Apache Solr
12 9 (3.80%) WordPress
13 8 (3.38%) SharePoint
14 6 (2.53%) WebLogic
14 6 (2.53%) OpenStack
15 4 (1.69%) MS Exchange
15 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
16 3 (1.27%) GlassFish
16 3 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 117 (49.37%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (26.58%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (15.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (13.92%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (10.55%) Amazon S3
6 24 (10.13%) Google App Engine
7 12 (5.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (3.80%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (2.95%) Heroku
10 6 (2.53%) Route 53
11 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (1.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.84%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.84%) SaaS
13 2 (0.84%) PaaS
14 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.41%) DNS
2 44 (18.57%) Firewall
3 41 (17.30%) HTTP
4 37 (15.61%) TCP/IP
5 35 (14.77%) IPsec
6 34 (14.35%) VPN
7 26 (10.97%) LDAP
8 25 (10.55%) DHCP
9 24 (10.13%) SSL
10 23 (9.70%) FTP
11 15 (6.33%) LAN
11 15 (6.33%) WAN
12 13 (5.49%) Network Security
12 13 (5.49%) IPv6
13 11 (4.64%) OSPF
13 11 (4.64%) BGP
13 11 (4.64%) EIGRP
14 8 (3.38%) DMZ
14 8 (3.38%) Reverse Proxy
15 7 (2.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (53.59%) MySQL
2 77 (32.49%) MongoDB
3 73 (30.80%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (23.21%) Redis
5 51 (21.52%) NoSQL
6 25 (10.55%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.91%) SQL Server
8 12 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.38%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.95%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.53%) Couchbase
12 5 (2.11%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.69%) SimpleDB
14 3 (1.27%) Big Data
15 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
15 2 (0.84%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.84%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 105 (44.30%) Git (software)
2 96 (40.51%) Jenkins
3 37 (15.61%) Subversion
4 28 (11.81%) Hudson
5 21 (8.86%) JIRA
6 18 (7.59%) Mercurial
6 18 (7.59%) Gerrit
7 12 (5.06%) SonarQube
7 12 (5.06%) Artifactory
8 10 (4.22%) Maven
8 10 (4.22%) RSpec
9 9 (3.80%) PHPUnit
10 8 (3.38%) Mocha
10 8 (3.38%) Jasmine
10 8 (3.38%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.53%) JMeter
11 6 (2.53%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.53%) Gradle
12 5 (2.11%) Selenium
12 5 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (5.49%) Games
2 9 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.27%) Publishing
4 2 (0.84%) Finance
4 2 (0.84%) German Language
4 2 (0.84%) Italian Language
4 2 (0.84%) Turkish Language
4 2 (0.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.42%) iGaming
5 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (34.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (25.74%) Developer
3 29 (12.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 21 (8.86%) PHP Developer
5 11 (4.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (4.64%) Senior Developer
5 11 (4.64%) Administrator
5 11 (4.64%) Software Engineer
6 10 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (3.38%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (2.95%) Linux Support Engineer
9 7 (2.95%) Linux Support
9 7 (2.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 7 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (2.95%) Web Developer
9 7 (2.95%) Support Engineer
9 7 (2.95%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (30.80%) Web Services
2 50 (21.10%) CSS
3 46 (19.41%) jQuery
4 45 (18.99%) HTML
5 40 (16.88%) LAMP
6 36 (15.19%) J2EE
6 36 (15.19%) RESTful
7 30 (12.66%) HTML5
8 28 (11.81%) .NET
9 25 (10.55%) XML
9 25 (10.55%) AngularJS
10 24 (10.13%) Servlets
11 20 (8.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 20 (8.44%) CSS3
12 18 (7.59%) REST
13 16 (6.75%) Memcached
14 14 (5.91%) JSON
14 14 (5.91%) Ajax
14 14 (5.91%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.41%) Open Source
2 20 (8.44%) Clustering
3 16 (6.75%) User Experience
4 15 (6.33%) Wiki
5 13 (5.49%) Public Cloud
6 12 (5.06%) Replication
7 11 (4.64%) Online Games
8 8 (3.38%) W3C
8 8 (3.38%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.69%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.84%) GIS
12 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.42%) Over-the-Top Content
13 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.42%) PKI
13 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 200 (84.39%) Linux
2 60 (25.32%) Ubuntu
3 54 (22.78%) CentOS
4 45 (18.99%) UNIX
5 42 (17.72%) Windows
6 26 (10.97%) Debian
7 24 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.64%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.53%) Android
11 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (57.81%) DevOps
2 107 (45.15%) Continuous Integration
3 86 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (31.65%) Configuration Management
5 40 (16.88%) Load Balancing
6 37 (15.61%) Scrum
7 34 (14.35%) Unit Testing
8 30 (12.66%) TDD
9 24 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (8.02%) MVC
12 18 (7.59%) Web Development
12 18 (7.59%) Software Engineering
13 17 (7.17%) OO
14 16 (6.75%) Automated Testing
15 14 (5.91%) Build Automation
15 14 (5.91%) BDD
15 14 (5.91%) Capacity Planning
16 13 (5.49%) Kanban
16 13 (5.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 98 (41.35%) Ruby
2 96 (40.51%) PHP
3 94 (39.66%) Python
4 76 (32.07%) Java
5 68 (28.69%) JavaScript
6 62 (26.16%) Bash Shell
7 58 (24.47%) Perl
8 31 (13.08%) SQL
9 25 (10.55%) PHP5
10 14 (5.91%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.38%) Groovy
12 3 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.27%) C#
13 2 (0.84%) Scala
14 1 (0.42%) C-shell
14 1 (0.42%) Korn
14 1 (0.42%) C++
14 1 (0.42%) C
14 1 (0.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (8.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.80%) Degree
4 8 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (11.81%) Varnish
3 26 (10.97%) Xen
4 25 (10.55%) Postfix
4 25 (10.55%) Docker
5 20 (8.44%) Samba
6 17 (7.17%) iptables
7 15 (6.33%) vCloud
8 14 (5.91%) Active Directory
9 12 (5.06%) XenServer
10 8 (3.38%) VirtualBox
11 6 (2.53%) Sendmail
12 5 (2.11%) LXC
13 3 (1.27%) Squid
14 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.84%) vSphere
15 1 (0.42%) FreeRADIUS
15 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
15 1 (0.42%) KVM
15 1 (0.42%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 148 (62.45%) Puppet
2 96 (40.51%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (26.16%) Ansible
4 53 (22.36%) Nagios
5 43 (18.14%) Salt
6 40 (16.88%) HAProxy
7 32 (13.50%) ZABBIX
8 17 (7.17%) Vagrant
9 15 (6.33%) logstash
10 13 (5.49%) Cacti
11 12 (5.06%) Kibana
11 12 (5.06%) Opsview
12 9 (3.80%) Capistrano
13 7 (2.95%) Graphite
13 7 (2.95%) collectd
14 2 (0.84%) cPanel
14 2 (0.84%) Webmin
14 2 (0.84%) Plesk
14 2 (0.84%) Ganglia
15 1 (0.42%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 74 (31.22%) VMware
2 71 (29.96%) Red Hat
3 37 (15.61%) Google
4 31 (13.08%) Microsoft
5 17 (7.17%) Percona
6 16 (6.75%) Oracle
7 12 (5.06%) Citrix
7 12 (5.06%) Akamai
8 9 (3.80%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.95%) Zend
10 6 (2.53%) Cisco
10 6 (2.53%) Twitter
10 6 (2.53%) F5
11 4 (1.69%) hybris
12 3 (1.27%) Splunk
13 2 (0.84%) ESRI
13 2 (0.84%) NetApp
13 2 (0.84%) Mapinfo
13 2 (0.84%) HP
13 2 (0.84%) EMC
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