Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 January 2022 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.

nginx
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 571 460 524
Rank change year-on-year -111 +64 -69
Contract jobs citing nginx 190 92 209
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.22% 1.85% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 68 144
10th Percentile £463 £331 £383
25th Percentile £525 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £513 £548
Median % change year-on-year +21.95% -6.48% -0.36%
75th Percentile £725 £619 £627
90th Percentile £738 £675 £700
UK median daily rate £625 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £67.50 - -
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
75th Percentile £72.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
UK median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,543 4,983 9,377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.23% 14.27% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,914 3,441 6,340
10th Percentile £313 £275 £260
25th Percentile £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £550
90th Percentile £725 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 143 204
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.25 £18.63 £14.00
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.50 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.86% +34.21% +1.28%
75th Percentile £49.88 £54.38 £35.75
90th Percentile £58.38 £61.95 £52.28
UK median hourly rate £24.68 £26.73 £19.41
% change year-on-year -7.67% +37.71% +3.52%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing nginx as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for nginx in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing nginx in England.

Daily rate trend for nginx in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing nginx in England over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for nginx in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing nginx in England.

Hourly rate trend for nginx in England

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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 nginx within the England region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -115 110 £675 +23.85% 25
North of England -43 22 £613 +78.18% 16
South East -67 20 £635 +56.31% 5
North West -32 13 £625 +78.57% 10
South West -46 13 £475 +8.57% 6
Yorkshire -28 9 £455 +34.81% 3
East of England -46 3 - - 1
Midlands -67 2 £505 - 11
West Midlands - 2 £505 - 8
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UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for nginx.

1 122 (64.21%) DevOps
2 110 (57.89%) Linux
3 109 (57.37%) Terraform
4 105 (55.26%) Python
5 104 (54.74%) Kubernetes
6 101 (53.16%) Ansible
7 100 (52.63%) CI/CD
8 91 (47.89%) Docker
9 74 (38.95%) AWS
10 68 (35.79%) Git (software)
11 64 (33.68%) Jenkins
12 60 (31.58%) Prometheus
13 55 (28.95%) DNS
14 52 (27.37%) MySQL
14 52 (27.37%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (27.37%) Puppet
15 50 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
15 50 (26.32%) Apache
16 49 (25.79%) Bash
17 47 (24.74%) JavaScript
18 46 (24.21%) Grafana
19 45 (23.68%) Finance
19 45 (23.68%) HTML
20 44 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
21 43 (22.63%) VMware
21 43 (22.63%) GitLab
21 43 (22.63%) Azure
22 41 (21.58%) Load Balancing
22 41 (21.58%) Configuration Management
23 40 (21.05%) ZABBIX

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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 50 (26.32%) Apache
2 25 (13.16%) Gunicorn
3 22 (11.58%) Confluence
4 20 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (10.00%) Traefik
6 16 (8.42%) OpenStack
7 15 (7.89%) Tomcat
8 10 (5.26%) IIS
9 5 (2.63%) JBoss
10 4 (2.11%) Mattermost
10 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.58%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.53%) CMS
13 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 74 (38.95%) AWS
2 43 (22.63%) Azure
3 40 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (12.63%) GCP
4 24 (12.63%) PaaS
5 21 (11.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 20 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 18 (9.47%) GitHub
9 16 (8.42%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (7.89%) Azure Storage
11 10 (5.26%) IaaS
11 10 (5.26%) SaaS
12 9 (4.74%) Amazon EKS
12 9 (4.74%) Apigee
12 9 (4.74%) Azure Pipelines
12 9 (4.74%) OpenShift
12 9 (4.74%) Serverless
13 8 (4.21%) Azure Monitor
13 8 (4.21%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (28.95%) DNS
2 36 (18.95%) SSL
3 23 (12.11%) TCP/IP
4 17 (8.95%) Firewall
5 13 (6.84%) HTTP
5 13 (6.84%) Internet
6 8 (4.21%) VLAN
6 8 (4.21%) WAN
7 7 (3.68%) SAN
8 4 (2.11%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.58%) FTP
9 3 (1.58%) SMTP
10 2 (1.05%) NAS
10 2 (1.05%) VPN
11 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.53%) DHCP
11 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.53%) Network Security
11 1 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.37%) MySQL
2 50 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (16.84%) MongoDB
4 20 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 17 (8.95%) Couchbase
5 17 (8.95%) Hadoop
6 12 (6.32%) Redis
7 11 (5.79%) MariaDB
7 11 (5.79%) SQL Server
8 10 (5.26%) Big Data
9 9 (4.74%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (3.68%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.16%) Data Lake
12 6 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
15 1 (0.53%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.53%) HBase
Development Applications
1 68 (35.79%) Git (software)
2 64 (33.68%) Jenkins
3 43 (22.63%) GitLab
4 35 (18.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 31 (16.32%) JIRA
6 28 (14.74%) SonarQube
7 13 (6.84%) Artifactory
8 7 (3.68%) Bitbucket
8 7 (3.68%) Gradle
9 6 (3.16%) Maven
9 6 (3.16%) Subversion
10 5 (2.63%) gulp
11 4 (2.11%) CircleCI
11 4 (2.11%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.11%) Selenium
11 4 (2.11%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.58%) GoCD
12 3 (1.58%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (23.68%) Finance
2 25 (13.16%) Social Skills
3 17 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.32%) Banking
5 11 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.74%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.74%) Games
7 7 (3.68%) Public Sector
8 6 (3.16%) Marketing
9 5 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (2.11%) Retail
11 2 (1.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (1.05%) Law
12 1 (0.53%) Billing
12 1 (0.53%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.53%) Electronics
12 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (28.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (24.21%) Developer
3 28 (14.74%) Python Developer
4 19 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (6.84%) Consultant
5 13 (6.84%) Senior Developer
5 13 (6.84%) Site Engineer
6 12 (6.32%) Security Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Senior Python Developer
8 10 (5.26%) Architect
8 10 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) Azure Consultant
9 8 (4.21%) Azure DevOps
9 8 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.68%) HTML
2 32 (16.84%) Node.js
3 26 (13.68%) Flask
4 25 (13.16%) Celery
4 25 (13.16%) FastAPI
4 25 (13.16%) NumPy
4 25 (13.16%) Pandas
5 22 (11.58%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (10.53%) RESTful
7 18 (9.47%) Kafka
8 17 (8.95%) cloud-init
8 17 (8.95%) React
9 16 (8.42%) CSS
9 16 (8.42%) JSON
9 16 (8.42%) OAuth
10 15 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
11 14 (7.37%) gRPC
11 14 (7.37%) JWT
11 14 (7.37%) LAMP
12 12 (6.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.84%) Clustering
2 20 (10.53%) PKI
3 15 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (6.84%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.79%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.16%) NVMe
7 5 (2.63%) iPad
7 5 (2.63%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.11%) Legacy Systems
9 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.58%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.58%) User Experience
10 2 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (57.89%) Linux
2 35 (18.42%) CentOS
3 22 (11.58%) Debian
3 22 (11.58%) Ubuntu
4 21 (11.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (10.00%) Windows
6 11 (5.79%) Unix
7 9 (4.74%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.63%) VMS
9 3 (1.58%) CoreOS
10 2 (1.05%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.53%) AIX
11 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (64.21%) DevOps
2 100 (52.63%) CI/CD
3 52 (27.37%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (21.58%) Configuration Management
5 41 (21.58%) Load Balancing
6 37 (19.47%) Microservices
7 34 (17.89%) Infrastructure as Code
8 30 (15.79%) Data Science
9 25 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (12.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 22 (11.58%) Continuous Deployment
11 22 (11.58%) Test Automation
12 21 (11.05%) SDLC
12 21 (11.05%) TDD
13 19 (10.00%) Open Source
14 18 (9.47%) Data Protection
15 17 (8.95%) API Development
15 17 (8.95%) Unit Testing
16 15 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 105 (55.26%) Python
2 49 (25.79%) Bash
3 47 (24.74%) JavaScript
4 30 (15.79%) Ruby
5 29 (15.26%) Go
6 28 (14.74%) SQL
7 27 (14.21%) Java
8 16 (8.42%) Groovy
8 16 (8.42%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.68%) PHP
10 6 (3.16%) Perl
11 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.11%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.58%) Rust
14 1 (0.53%) C#
14 1 (0.53%) Java 11
14 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (15.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.21%) Degree
4 7 (3.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.63%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) NCSC
2 9 (4.74%) QA
3 2 (1.05%) GDPR
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (47.89%) Docker
2 22 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (7.37%) vCloud
5 13 (6.84%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.16%) vSphere
7 3 (1.58%) VMware NSX
8 2 (1.05%) LXC
9 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.53%) HDFS
9 1 (0.53%) iptables
9 1 (0.53%) Samba
9 1 (0.53%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.53%) Squid
9 1 (0.53%) Varnish
9 1 (0.53%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 109 (57.37%) Terraform
2 104 (54.74%) Kubernetes
3 101 (53.16%) Ansible
4 60 (31.58%) Prometheus
5 52 (27.37%) Puppet
6 46 (24.21%) Grafana
7 40 (21.05%) ZABBIX
8 39 (20.53%) Consul
9 35 (18.42%) HAProxy
10 32 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (12.63%) Istio
12 23 (12.11%) Docker Swarm
13 19 (10.00%) Packer
14 18 (9.47%) Podman
15 17 (8.95%) Graphite
15 17 (8.95%) linkerd
16 16 (8.42%) Fluentd
17 11 (5.79%) Nagios
17 11 (5.79%) Rancher
18 9 (4.74%) yum
Vendors
1 43 (22.63%) VMware
2 34 (17.89%) Red Hat
3 24 (12.63%) Splunk
4 22 (11.58%) PagerDuty
5 16 (8.42%) Microsoft
6 15 (7.89%) CA
7 14 (7.37%) CyberArk
7 14 (7.37%) Sonatype
8 13 (6.84%) F5
9 11 (5.79%) Dynatrace
10 10 (5.26%) Google
10 10 (5.26%) Oracle
11 9 (4.74%) NetApp
11 9 (4.74%) SAP
12 6 (3.16%) Hortonworks
13 5 (2.63%) HP
13 5 (2.63%) IBM
14 4 (2.11%) New Relic
15 3 (1.58%) Dell
15 3 (1.58%) Palo Alto