Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HAProxy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HAProxy over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

HAProxy
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 708 801 791
Rank change year-on-year +93 -10 -53
Contract jobs citing HAProxy 46 83 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.086% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.59% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 58 47
England median daily rate £425 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £350 £350
90th Percentile £510 £675 £588
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -

HAProxy is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,649 14,168 11,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.50% 14.74% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,245 9,645 7,674
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 368 258
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +1.42% -16.76%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.89% - -15.58%

HAProxy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HAProxy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HAProxy in England

HAProxy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HAProxy in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for HAProxy in England

HAProxy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HAProxy in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HAProxy in England

HAProxy
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HAProxy within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +33 15 £350 -15.15% 5
Midlands +46 11 £325 -17.46% 4
West Midlands - 10 £325 - 4
London +74 7 £475 -13.64% 4
North West - 7 £288 - 4
South East +54 6 £525 +5.00% 2
North East +27 6 £430 +4.24% 1
South West +7 5 - -
East of England +39 2 £500 +25.00%
Yorkshire +37 2 £300 -31.43%
East Midlands +17 1 £275 -30.16%
HAProxy
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HAProxy 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 England region with a requirement for HAProxy.

1 39 (84.78%) Ansible
2 38 (82.61%) Linux
3 35 (76.09%) DevOps
4 33 (71.74%) AWS
5 32 (69.57%) Python
6 28 (60.87%) Apache
7 26 (56.52%) nginx
7 26 (56.52%) Jenkins
8 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
9 21 (45.65%) MySQL
10 20 (43.48%) Configuration Management
10 20 (43.48%) Load Balancing
11 19 (41.30%) Puppet
11 19 (41.30%) CentOS
12 18 (39.13%) Docker
13 17 (36.96%) DNS
14 16 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (32.61%) LAMP
16 14 (30.43%) Ubuntu
16 14 (30.43%) Firewall
16 14 (30.43%) PHP
17 13 (28.26%) LEMP Stack
18 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (23.91%) Web Services
19 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
19 11 (23.91%) Internet
19 11 (23.91%) Terraform
19 11 (23.91%) Microservices
19 11 (23.91%) Virtual Private Cloud

HAProxy
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 28 (60.87%) Apache
2 26 (56.52%) nginx
3 5 (10.87%) Confluence
4 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (71.74%) AWS
2 11 (23.91%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (23.91%) Amazon S3
2 11 (23.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 9 (19.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (19.57%) CloudFront
3 9 (19.57%) Route 53
4 8 (17.39%) Azure
5 6 (13.04%) OpenShift
5 6 (13.04%) Serverless
6 4 (8.70%) GCP
7 3 (6.52%) GitHub
8 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (4.35%) SaaS
9 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.17%) Datadog
9 1 (2.17%) Google Drive
9 1 (2.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) DNS
2 14 (30.43%) Firewall
3 11 (23.91%) Internet
3 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
5 4 (8.70%) Network Security
6 3 (6.52%) LAN
6 3 (6.52%) VPN
7 2 (4.35%) BGP
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.35%) HTTP
7 2 (4.35%) MPLS
7 2 (4.35%) SNMP
7 2 (4.35%) SSH
7 2 (4.35%) SSL
7 2 (4.35%) VoIP
7 2 (4.35%) WAN
7 2 (4.35%) WLAN
8 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) MySQL
2 11 (23.91%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
4 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) GitLab
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
5 6 (13.04%) Bitbucket
6 5 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (10.87%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.52%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) LAMP
2 13 (28.26%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (23.91%) Web Services
4 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.22%) REST
5 6 (13.04%) .NET
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
5 6 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (13.04%) jQuery
5 6 (13.04%) React
5 6 (13.04%) SOAP
5 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.87%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (6.52%) Kafka
7 3 (6.52%) LDAP
7 3 (6.52%) Node.js
8 2 (4.35%) HTML
8 2 (4.35%) PHP-FPM
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Public Cloud
2 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 8 (17.39%) Replication
3 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (4.35%) CMDB
6 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Linux
2 19 (41.30%) CentOS
3 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (30.43%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (4.35%) Windows
7 1 (2.17%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) DevOps
2 20 (43.48%) Configuration Management
2 20 (43.48%) Load Balancing
3 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.91%) Microservices
5 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (15.22%) Build Automation
7 7 (15.22%) OOP
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Data Management
8 6 (13.04%) Kanban
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.87%) Network Design
9 5 (10.87%) Open Source
10 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Python
2 22 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 14 (30.43%) PHP
4 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
5 10 (21.74%) Java
6 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
8 6 (13.04%) C#
8 6 (13.04%) SQL
8 6 (13.04%) TypeScript
9 3 (6.52%) Ruby
10 2 (4.35%) Go
10 2 (4.35%) Perl
11 1 (2.17%) C++
11 1 (2.17%) CFML
11 1 (2.17%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Docker
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.04%) Postfix
4 5 (10.87%) Corosync
4 5 (10.87%) DRBD
4 5 (10.87%) FreeRADIUS
5 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.35%) iptables
6 2 (4.35%) Snort
7 1 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.17%) Varnish
7 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (84.78%) Ansible
2 19 (41.30%) Puppet
3 16 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (23.91%) Terraform
5 10 (21.74%) Kubernetes
6 5 (10.87%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (10.87%) Nagios
6 5 (10.87%) Pacemaker
7 4 (8.70%) Salt
8 3 (6.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (6.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (4.35%) WSUS
10 1 (2.17%) Grafana
10 1 (2.17%) Graphite
10 1 (2.17%) Kibana
10 1 (2.17%) logstash
10 1 (2.17%) Prometheus
10 1 (2.17%) yum
10 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.04%) Google
3 5 (10.87%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) F5
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
4 3 (6.52%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.52%) Splunk
4 3 (6.52%) TOWER Software
4 3 (6.52%) Veeam
5 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.35%) Meraki
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
5 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.17%) VMware