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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
nginx
Rank 513 487 523
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +36
Contract jobs citing nginx 80 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% 0.93% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 40
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £125 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -25.00%
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
9616 8730 9811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.59% 17.11% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5676 4959 5564
Average daily rate £375 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 445 448
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.51 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -35 74 £425 +54.54% 62
London -1 41 £425 +21.42% 44
South West - 18 £425 - 1
Bristol - 17 £425 - 1
City of London +20 10 £425 - 5
Yorkshire -21 5 £250 -4.76% 4
North West - 5 £369 - 2
West Yorkshire -22 4 £248 -5.71% 2
Leeds -26 4 £248 -5.71% 2
South East -8 2 - - 7
Wales - 2 £425 -
Scotland - 2 £225 -
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - - 2
Lancashire - 1 £425 -
Manchester - 1 £313 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £413 -
Cambridge - 1 £350 - 3
East of England - 1 £350 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 £350 - 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £413 -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
North East - - - -

nginx
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 156 (80.41%) Linux
2 144 (74.23%) Apache
3 105 (54.12%) Puppet
4 101 (52.06%) DevOps
5 89 (45.88%) Ruby
6 78 (40.21%) MySQL
7 70 (36.08%) Java
8 67 (34.54%) PHP
9 63 (32.47%) Python
9 63 (32.47%) Git (software)
10 61 (31.44%) Jenkins
11 59 (30.41%) Opscode Chef
12 57 (29.38%) Red Hat
13 56 (28.87%) Web Services
14 54 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (23.71%) Configuration Management
17 45 (23.20%) LAMP
18 44 (22.68%) UNIX
18 44 (22.68%) Open Source
18 44 (22.68%) CentOS
19 43 (22.16%) Ubuntu
20 41 (21.13%) Amazon EC2
20 41 (21.13%) PostgreSQL
21 40 (20.62%) VMware
22 39 (20.10%) Tomcat
22 39 (20.10%) Bash Shell
23 36 (18.56%) SQL
24 35 (18.04%) Perl
24 35 (18.04%) Firewall

nginx
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 144 (74.23%) Apache
2 39 (20.10%) Tomcat
3 25 (12.89%) Node.js
4 19 (9.79%) IIS
4 19 (9.79%) Confluence
5 18 (9.28%) WebSphere
5 18 (9.28%) Jetty
6 16 (8.25%) WebLogic
7 13 (6.70%) MediaWiki
8 12 (6.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (6.19%) CloudStack
9 11 (5.67%) OpenStack
10 7 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (2.06%) CMS
11 4 (2.06%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.06%) WordPress
12 3 (1.55%) LiveCycle
12 3 (1.55%) Drupal
13 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
13 2 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (21.13%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (13.40%) Amazon S3
4 16 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (4.12%) Google App Engine
6 8 (4.12%) Route 53
6 8 (4.12%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (2.58%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (1.55%) IaaS
9 2 (1.03%) GitHub
9 2 (1.03%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.52%) SaaS
10 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.04%) Firewall
2 32 (16.49%) DNS
3 21 (10.82%) HTTP
3 21 (10.82%) IPsec
4 18 (9.28%) VPN
5 17 (8.76%) LAN
5 17 (8.76%) WAN
5 17 (8.76%) Network Security
6 15 (7.73%) DHCP
6 15 (7.73%) TCP/IP
7 14 (7.22%) LDAP
7 14 (7.22%) SSL
7 14 (7.22%) IPv6
8 13 (6.70%) OSPF
8 13 (6.70%) BGP
8 13 (6.70%) EIGRP
9 8 (4.12%) FTP
9 8 (4.12%) OpenVPN
10 5 (2.58%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (2.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (40.21%) MySQL
2 41 (21.13%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (10.31%) MongoDB
4 19 (9.79%) Relational Database
5 18 (9.28%) Redis
6 13 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (5.15%) Big Data
7 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
8 9 (4.64%) Riak
8 9 (4.64%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.06%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 63 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 61 (31.44%) Jenkins
3 27 (13.92%) Subversion
4 25 (12.89%) Hudson
5 22 (11.34%) JIRA
6 16 (8.25%) Maven
7 8 (4.12%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.12%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.61%) JUnit
9 5 (2.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (2.06%) PHPUnit
10 4 (2.06%) Selenium
10 4 (2.06%) Grunt
11 3 (1.55%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.55%) Sublime Text
11 3 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.55%) Behat
12 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (6.70%) Games
2 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.55%) Back Office
5 2 (1.03%) Finance
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (27.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (17.01%) Developer
3 23 (11.86%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (9.79%) Administrator
5 18 (9.28%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (7.22%) Architect
7 13 (6.70%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.19%) Technical Architect
9 10 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (5.15%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (4.12%) Analyst
11 7 (3.61%) Consultant
11 7 (3.61%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (2.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (2.58%) Senior Developer
14 4 (2.06%) Senior Analyst
14 4 (2.06%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.87%) Web Services
2 45 (23.20%) LAMP
3 30 (15.46%) CSS
3 30 (15.46%) HTML
4 19 (9.79%) .NET
4 19 (9.79%) HTML5
5 18 (9.28%) Servlets
6 17 (8.76%) CSS3
7 16 (8.25%) jQuery
8 15 (7.73%) RESTful
9 11 (5.67%) Symfony
9 11 (5.67%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (5.67%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.15%) J2EE
11 8 (4.12%) Ajax
12 7 (3.61%) Backbone.js
13 6 (3.09%) Django
13 6 (3.09%) Smarty
14 5 (2.58%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (2.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.68%) Open Source
2 13 (6.70%) Wiki
3 12 (6.19%) Online Games
4 9 (4.64%) NHS
5 8 (4.12%) PKI
6 7 (3.61%) Reference Data
6 7 (3.61%) Data Integration
7 6 (3.09%) W3C
8 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.03%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Clustering
10 2 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.52%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.52%) MPEG
11 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 156 (80.41%) Linux
2 44 (22.68%) UNIX
2 44 (22.68%) CentOS
3 43 (22.16%) Ubuntu
4 30 (15.46%) Windows
5 22 (11.34%) Debian
6 15 (7.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.58%) Android
8 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.06%) SUSE
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.06%) DevOps
2 54 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (23.71%) Configuration Management
4 30 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (10.82%) Load Balancing
6 20 (10.31%) Data Modelling
7 19 (9.79%) OO
7 19 (9.79%) TDD
8 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
8 17 (8.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (8.76%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (7.73%) Automated Testing
10 13 (6.70%) Scrum
11 12 (6.19%) Security Management
12 11 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (4.64%) Service Management
15 8 (4.12%) MVC
15 8 (4.12%) Migration
15 8 (4.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (45.88%) Ruby
2 70 (36.08%) Java
3 67 (34.54%) PHP
4 63 (32.47%) Python
5 39 (20.10%) Bash Shell
6 36 (18.56%) SQL
7 35 (18.04%) Perl
8 27 (13.92%) JavaScript
9 12 (6.19%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 7 (3.61%) PHP5
11 7 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.61%) C#
12 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.03%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.52%) sed
14 1 (0.52%) Scala
14 1 (0.52%) C++
14 1 (0.52%) C
14 1 (0.52%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.55%) CCNA
3 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 32 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (11.86%) Samba
3 19 (9.79%) Postfix
4 16 (8.25%) Varnish
5 13 (6.70%) XenServer
6 8 (4.12%) Squid
6 8 (4.12%) Xen
7 3 (1.55%) KVM
8 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.52%) qmail
Systems Management
1 105 (54.12%) Puppet
2 59 (30.41%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (15.98%) Nagios
4 26 (13.40%) ZABBIX
5 21 (10.82%) HAProxy
6 17 (8.76%) Cacti
6 17 (8.76%) Ansible
7 15 (7.73%) Opsview
7 15 (7.73%) Vagrant
8 12 (6.19%) collectd
9 8 (4.12%) Capistrano
10 7 (3.61%) Salt
11 1 (0.52%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.52%) Munin
Vendors
1 57 (29.38%) Red Hat
2 40 (20.62%) VMware
3 20 (10.31%) Oracle
4 19 (9.79%) Splunk
5 17 (8.76%) Microsoft
6 16 (8.25%) Percona
7 14 (7.22%) Citrix
8 13 (6.70%) Akamai
9 11 (5.67%) Rackspace
10 8 (4.12%) SaltStack
10 8 (4.12%) Cisco
10 8 (4.12%) Google
11 7 (3.61%) RightScale
12 4 (2.06%) Zend
13 3 (1.55%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.55%) F5
13 3 (1.55%) Adobe
14 2 (1.03%) Interwoven
14 2 (1.03%) Open Text
14 2 (1.03%) RedDot
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