Period
to 19 October 2020

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 19 October 2020 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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UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 414 547 523
Rank change year-on-year +133 -24 -32
Contract jobs citing nginx 74 246 367
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.87% 2.13% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 164 265
Median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £329 £408 £381
90th Percentile £641 £700 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £511 £550
% change year-on-year +7.58% -7.05% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK median hourly rate - - £48.75

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 3,947 11,566 15,818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.71% 15.00% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,476 7,572 10,415
Median daily rate £475 £463 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -0.54% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £666 £638 £631
UK median daily rate £468 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 257 380
Median hourly rate £26.96 £20.52 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.38% -5.66% +3.79%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.95 £53.75 £51.25
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +27.91% - +7.50%

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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 19 October 2020.

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 19 October 2020. 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
London +138 37 £538 -2.27% 19
South East +173 14 £388 -18.42% 3
South West +86 7 £488 +2.63% 5
Midlands +81 5 £475 -5.00% 3
North of England +76 5 £344 -27.63% 18
East of England +75 4 £525 +16.67% 1
West Midlands +68 4 £475 -6.86% 1
North West +78 2 £350 -25.93% 10
Yorkshire +71 2 £338 -44.33% 5
East Midlands +46 1 - - 2
North East +14 1 £575 +27.78% 3
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UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, 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 43 (58.11%) Linux
2 42 (56.76%) DevOps
3 36 (48.65%) Apache
4 32 (43.24%) Kubernetes
5 31 (41.89%) Python
6 30 (40.54%) Docker
7 29 (39.19%) Terraform
8 28 (37.84%) AWS
9 27 (36.49%) Node.js
10 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
11 24 (32.43%) MySQL
12 23 (31.08%) Java
13 22 (29.73%) Jenkins
14 20 (27.03%) DNS
15 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
15 18 (24.32%) PHP
15 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (24.32%) Ansible
16 17 (22.97%) GCP
16 17 (22.97%) Configuration Management
16 17 (22.97%) Puppet
17 16 (21.62%) LEMP Stack
18 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
18 15 (20.27%) PostgreSQL
19 14 (18.92%) LAMP
19 14 (18.92%) SQL
19 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
19 14 (18.92%) Google
20 13 (17.57%) Azure
20 13 (17.57%) Tomcat

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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 36 (48.65%) Apache
2 13 (17.57%) Tomcat
3 10 (13.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (12.16%) Confluence
5 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.76%) Gunicorn
6 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
7 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (4.05%) JBoss
7 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
7 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (2.70%) Jetty
8 2 (2.70%) Mongrel
8 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.41%) Figma
1 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.41%) Sketch
1 4 (5.41%) Zeplin
2 1 (1.35%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.84%) AWS
2 17 (22.97%) GCP
3 13 (17.57%) Azure
4 11 (14.86%) GitHub
5 9 (12.16%) PaaS
6 8 (10.81%) npm
7 7 (9.46%) Amazon EKS
8 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (6.76%) OpenShift
9 4 (5.41%) Amazon Alexa
9 4 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (4.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (4.05%) Apigee
10 3 (4.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (2.70%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (2.70%) Datadog
11 2 (2.70%) Google App Engine
11 2 (2.70%) Serverless
12 1 (1.35%) AWS CodeBuild
12 1 (1.35%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) DNS
2 11 (14.86%) SSL
3 6 (8.11%) DHCP
3 6 (8.11%) HTTP
4 5 (6.76%) Firewall
5 4 (5.41%) Kerberos
6 3 (4.05%) OpenVPN
6 3 (4.05%) Skype
6 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.05%) VPN
6 3 (4.05%) VSAN
7 2 (2.70%) FTP
7 2 (2.70%) Internet
7 2 (2.70%) IPsec
7 2 (2.70%) SAN
8 1 (1.35%) LAN
8 1 (1.35%) SMTP
8 1 (1.35%) SNMP
8 1 (1.35%) WAN
8 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) MySQL
2 15 (20.27%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (16.22%) BigQuery
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (12.16%) Redis
5 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.41%) MariaDB
7 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.41%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.70%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
2 22 (29.73%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.22%) gulp
3 12 (16.22%) JIRA
4 11 (14.86%) Maven
4 11 (14.86%) Travis CI
5 9 (12.16%) Bitbucket
5 9 (12.16%) CircleCI
6 8 (10.81%) Gradle
7 5 (6.76%) GitLab
7 5 (6.76%) Subversion
7 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.05%) Terragrunt
9 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.70%) webpack
10 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.35%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.46%) Banking
4 6 (8.11%) Marketing
5 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.76%) Public Sector
6 4 (5.41%) Electronics
7 3 (4.05%) Retail
8 1 (1.35%) International Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (9.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.11%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (5.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Site Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.49%) Node.js
2 16 (21.62%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (18.92%) LAMP
4 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
5 11 (14.86%) CSS
5 11 (14.86%) React
6 10 (13.51%) JSON
6 10 (13.51%) REST
7 8 (10.81%) .NET
7 8 (10.81%) Laravel
7 8 (10.81%) LDAP
8 7 (9.46%) HTML
9 6 (8.11%) CSS3
9 6 (8.11%) LAPP Stack
9 6 (8.11%) Middleware
9 6 (8.11%) Web Services
10 5 (6.76%) Django
10 5 (6.76%) XSLT
11 4 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (5.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.76%) iPad
3 5 (6.76%) PKI
3 5 (6.76%) User Experience
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.41%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.05%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.70%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Linux
2 12 (16.22%) Windows
3 10 (13.51%) Ubuntu
4 8 (10.81%) CentOS
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.41%) Android
6 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.05%) Unix
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.35%) Debian
8 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) DevOps
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.97%) Configuration Management
4 12 (16.22%) Microservices
5 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
7 9 (12.16%) Scrum
8 8 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (9.46%) Open Source
9 7 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.76%) Use Case
11 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) Python
2 23 (31.08%) Java
3 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.32%) PHP
4 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
5 14 (18.92%) SQL
6 8 (10.81%) Perl
6 8 (10.81%) Ruby
7 6 (8.11%) C#
8 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.41%) Groovy
9 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.41%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) MCSA
2 4 (5.41%) MCSE
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 5 (6.76%) QA
3 4 (5.41%) NCSC
4 2 (2.70%) GDPR
5 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.35%) NIST
System Software
1 30 (40.54%) Docker
2 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.16%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.70%) PowerDNS
5 2 (2.70%) Varnish
5 2 (2.70%) vCloud
5 2 (2.70%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.70%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Xen
6 1 (1.35%) iptables
6 1 (1.35%) LXC
6 1 (1.35%) Squid
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (43.24%) Kubernetes
2 29 (39.19%) Terraform
3 18 (24.32%) Ansible
4 17 (22.97%) Puppet
5 10 (13.51%) HAProxy
5 10 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (9.46%) Argo
6 7 (9.46%) Nagios
7 6 (8.11%) Packer
8 4 (5.41%) Kibana
9 3 (4.05%) Grafana
9 3 (4.05%) logstash
10 2 (2.70%) Consul
10 2 (2.70%) Nessus
10 2 (2.70%) Rundeck
11 1 (1.35%) Istio
11 1 (1.35%) Prometheus
11 1 (1.35%) SCOM
11 1 (1.35%) SELinux
11 1 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Google
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
3 8 (10.81%) VMware
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) SaltStack
4 4 (5.41%) SAP
4 4 (5.41%) Sybase
5 3 (4.05%) Splunk
5 3 (4.05%) Veeam
6 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) McAfee
6 2 (2.70%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe
7 1 (1.35%) BMC
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.35%) Remedy