Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for nginx skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited nginx over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

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Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 232 211
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21 +10
Contract jobs citing nginx 26 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.30% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 1.81% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 25
City of London median daily rate £519 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.68% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £401 £420 £181
90th Percentile £588 £655 £620
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

nginx is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,191 1,160 1,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.82% 16.47% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 886 799
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £267
90th Percentile £675 £675 £665
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.57% +43.38%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.88 £14.44
90th Percentile £60.00 £33.38 £83.13
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing nginx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing nginx in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing nginx also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for nginx.

1 16 (61.54%) Linux
1 16 (61.54%) Python
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (42.31%) Open Source
4 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (42.31%) Ruby
4 11 (42.31%) Apache
4 11 (42.31%) PHP
5 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 9 (34.62%) DevOps
7 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) OWASP
8 7 (26.92%) Security Testing
8 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
8 7 (26.92%) Static Code Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
8 7 (26.92%) Docker
8 7 (26.92%) Social Engineering
8 7 (26.92%) Static Program Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) Fuzz Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Ansible
9 6 (23.08%) Puppet
9 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
10 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) Confluence

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Jetty
3 2 (7.69%) Mongrel
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Apigee
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (7.69%) Google App Engine
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) Datadog
5 1 (3.85%) GitHub
5 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Slack
5 1 (3.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) IPsec
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Ant
4 4 (15.38%) JMeter
5 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
5 3 (11.54%) Gatling
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 3 (11.54%) Sikuli
5 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.69%) Maven
6 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
6 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.85%) CF BOSH
7 1 (3.85%) GitLab
7 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (23.08%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Development Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Test Development Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) Laravel
3 3 (11.54%) Middleware
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 3 (11.54%) Symfony
4 2 (7.69%) Node.js
4 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.69%) Servlets
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) JRuby
5 1 (3.85%) LAMP
5 1 (3.85%) React
5 1 (3.85%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) CentOS
2 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Fedora
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (42.31%) Open Source
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 9 (34.62%) DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) Fuzz Testing
5 7 (26.92%) OWASP
5 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Security Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Social Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Static Code Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) Static Program Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Fintech
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
7 3 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) SDET
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
2 11 (42.31%) Ruby
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) Go
7 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Kotlin
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CHECK Team Member
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Varnish
3 2 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (15.38%) Terraform
3 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) Consul
4 1 (3.85%) Grafana
4 1 (3.85%) Graphite
4 1 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (3.85%) Packer
4 1 (3.85%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Zend
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) Perforce
4 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) Supermicro