Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 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.

nginx
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 439 471 448
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23 +94
Contract jobs citing nginx 462 419 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 2.73% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 331 304
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £338
90th Percentile £700 £650 £575
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 15,066 15,357 16,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.53% 16.63% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,822 10,317 10,702
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £282 £269 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 365 373
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £47.20
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £19.44
% change year-on-year +1.27% +1.62% -7.45%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for nginx in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx in England.

Contractor 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 18 January 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
London -23 211 £568 +13.50% 57
North of England +22 100 £700 +30.84% 33
South East -10 57 £525 +10.53% 24
North West +11 48 £700 +30.84% 16
Yorkshire 0 47 £450 -28.00% 13
Midlands +12 43 £400 -27.27% 9
East of England +27 29 £538 +7.50% 4
West Midlands -2 29 £405 -26.36% 4
South West -29 21 £381 -29.07% 11
East Midlands +13 13 £394 -28.41% 5
North East -13 5 £275 -56.00% 4
South Coast - 2 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 England region with a requirement for nginx.

1 350 (75.76%) DevOps
2 313 (67.75%) Linux
3 307 (66.45%) Python
4 284 (61.47%) Jenkins
5 264 (57.14%) Puppet
6 241 (52.16%) Docker
7 219 (47.40%) Apache
8 212 (45.89%) Java
8 212 (45.89%) Ansible
9 195 (42.21%) Amazon AWS
10 189 (40.91%) Git (software)
11 180 (38.96%) Continuous Integration
12 175 (37.88%) Open Source
13 173 (37.45%) Tomcat
14 170 (36.80%) Configuration Management
15 156 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
16 145 (31.39%) Ruby
17 130 (28.14%) HTTP
18 129 (27.92%) SQL
19 128 (27.71%) SSL
20 125 (27.06%) Bash Shell
21 124 (26.84%) Google
22 121 (26.19%) NoSQL
23 119 (25.76%) Servlets
24 115 (24.89%) Groovy
25 114 (24.68%) MongoDB
26 112 (24.24%) TCP/IP
26 112 (24.24%) Kubernetes
26 112 (24.24%) Travis CI
27 111 (24.03%) Windows

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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
1 219 (47.40%) Apache
2 173 (37.45%) Tomcat
3 99 (21.43%) IIS
4 67 (14.50%) WebSphere
5 61 (13.20%) Cloud Foundry
6 60 (12.99%) Jetty
6 60 (12.99%) Mongrel
7 56 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (8.44%) JBoss
9 38 (8.23%) WebLogic
10 33 (7.14%) OpenStack
11 21 (4.55%) Apache Spark
11 21 (4.55%) Confluence
12 7 (1.52%) Traefik
13 4 (0.87%) CMS
14 3 (0.65%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.65%) WordPress
15 2 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
15 2 (0.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.43%) InVision
3 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 195 (42.21%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (22.51%) GitHub
3 89 (19.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 67 (14.50%) PaaS
5 63 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
6 62 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 56 (12.12%) Google App Engine
8 54 (11.69%) npm
9 53 (11.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 52 (11.26%) Google Analytics
11 25 (5.41%) Quay.io
12 23 (4.98%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (3.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (3.25%) Heroku
14 15 (3.25%) Stackdriver
15 14 (3.03%) Route 53
16 12 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (2.38%) Sumo Logic
18 10 (2.16%) Slack
19 8 (1.73%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 130 (28.14%) HTTP
2 128 (27.71%) SSL
3 112 (24.24%) TCP/IP
4 90 (19.48%) DNS
5 53 (11.47%) IPsec
6 49 (10.61%) FTP
7 47 (10.17%) DHCP
8 33 (7.14%) Firewall
9 19 (4.11%) VPN
10 17 (3.68%) DMZ
11 16 (3.46%) DSL
12 15 (3.25%) BIG-IP
13 13 (2.81%) Kerberos
14 10 (2.16%) Internet
15 9 (1.95%) SSH
15 9 (1.95%) Unicast
16 4 (0.87%) Reverse Proxy
17 3 (0.65%) AMQP
17 3 (0.65%) ICMP
18 2 (0.43%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 114 (24.68%) MongoDB
3 93 (20.13%) PostgreSQL
4 81 (17.53%) MySQL
5 65 (14.07%) Redis
6 36 (7.79%) Hadoop
7 29 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (5.63%) GIS
9 23 (4.98%) SQL Server
10 21 (4.55%) CouchDB
11 20 (4.33%) Riak
12 19 (4.11%) Big Data
13 8 (1.73%) BigQuery
13 8 (1.73%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.73%) Parquet
13 8 (1.73%) Relational Database
14 6 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.30%) Geospatial Data
15 5 (1.08%) Apache Hive
16 4 (0.87%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 284 (61.47%) Jenkins
2 189 (40.91%) Git (software)
3 112 (24.24%) Travis CI
4 100 (21.65%) gulp
5 80 (17.32%) Maven
6 66 (14.29%) Ant
7 63 (13.64%) Selenium
8 62 (13.42%) Gradle
9 58 (12.55%) CircleCI
10 55 (11.90%) Cucumber
11 53 (11.47%) IntelliJ
12 52 (11.26%) Gatling
13 51 (11.04%) GitLab
13 51 (11.04%) Grunt
13 51 (11.04%) Karma Test Runner
14 49 (10.61%) Sublime Text
15 47 (10.17%) JUnit
16 46 (9.96%) IBM UrbanCode
17 41 (8.87%) Artifactory
18 36 (7.79%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (5.19%) Finance
2 8 (1.73%) Marketing
2 8 (1.73%) Retail
2 8 (1.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.30%) Banking
4 4 (0.87%) Advertising
5 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.43%) Electronics
6 2 (0.43%) Games
6 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.22%) Avionics
7 1 (0.22%) Front Office
7 1 (0.22%) Law
7 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 221 (47.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 107 (23.16%) Developer
3 26 (5.63%) Java Developer
4 23 (4.98%) Azure DevOps
4 23 (4.98%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 23 (4.98%) Azure Engineer
5 22 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 22 (4.76%) Python Developer
5 22 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 21 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 20 (4.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 20 (4.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 18 (3.90%) Administrator
8 18 (3.90%) AWS Engineer
8 18 (3.90%) Senior DevOps
9 16 (3.46%) Python Engineer
9 16 (3.46%) Scala Developer
9 16 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 16 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (2.81%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (25.76%) Servlets
2 85 (18.40%) Node.js
3 79 (17.10%) J2EE
4 68 (14.72%) CSS
5 64 (13.85%) AngularJS
6 62 (13.42%) HTML
7 60 (12.99%) Elastic Stack
7 60 (12.99%) LEMP Stack
8 57 (12.34%) .NET
8 57 (12.34%) Gherkin
9 56 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
10 54 (11.69%) JSON
11 53 (11.47%) Spring
11 53 (11.47%) XML
12 51 (11.04%) jQuery
13 50 (10.82%) HTML5
14 45 (9.74%) REST
15 38 (8.23%) Play Framework
16 37 (8.01%) SOAP
17 35 (7.58%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.49%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.41%) PKI
3 24 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.60%) Cloud Native
6 9 (1.95%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.52%) Clustering
8 6 (1.30%) Fintech
8 6 (1.30%) User Experience
9 4 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.65%) CMDB
10 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.65%) iPhone
10 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.65%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.43%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Blog
12 1 (0.22%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 313 (67.75%) Linux
2 111 (24.03%) Windows
3 78 (16.88%) Ubuntu
4 58 (12.55%) Unix
5 57 (12.34%) CentOS
6 35 (7.58%) CoreOS
7 16 (3.46%) Debian
8 15 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.81%) Fedora
9 13 (2.81%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.52%) SUSE
11 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.43%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.22%) Android
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (75.76%) DevOps
2 180 (38.96%) Continuous Integration
3 175 (37.88%) Open Source
4 170 (36.80%) Configuration Management
5 156 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (19.26%) Microservices
7 75 (16.23%) Test Automation
8 68 (14.72%) Analytics
9 53 (11.47%) Lean Software Development
10 35 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (7.58%) TDD
11 34 (7.36%) Security Hardening
12 33 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
12 33 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 32 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (6.71%) Load Balancing
15 27 (5.84%) Computer Science
16 24 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (5.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 307 (66.45%) Python
2 212 (45.89%) Java
3 145 (31.39%) Ruby
4 129 (27.92%) SQL
5 125 (27.06%) Bash Shell
6 115 (24.89%) Groovy
7 108 (23.38%) JavaScript
8 92 (19.91%) Perl
9 74 (16.02%) C#
10 59 (12.77%) PHP
11 58 (12.55%) Go
12 53 (11.47%) Haskell
13 49 (10.61%) Shell Script
14 44 (9.52%) Scala
15 22 (4.76%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.95%) PHP 7
17 7 (1.52%) C++
18 6 (1.30%) Apple Swift
18 6 (1.30%) Objective-C
18 6 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (12.34%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.55%) Degree
4 18 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (3.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.52%) QA
2 6 (1.30%) GDPR
3 4 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) GPG13
System Software
1 241 (52.16%) Docker
2 84 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (14.50%) Virtual Machines
4 49 (10.61%) Xen
5 29 (6.28%) etcd
5 29 (6.28%) flannel
5 29 (6.28%) SkyDNS
6 27 (5.84%) Ceph
6 27 (5.84%) GlusterFS
7 26 (5.63%) Active Directory
8 13 (2.81%) NFS
8 13 (2.81%) VirtualBox
9 12 (2.60%) Hyper-V
10 9 (1.95%) vSphere
11 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.08%) Squid
11 5 (1.08%) Varnish
11 5 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.65%) iptables
12 3 (0.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 264 (57.14%) Puppet
2 212 (45.89%) Ansible
3 112 (24.24%) Kubernetes
4 103 (22.29%) Opscode Chef
5 101 (21.86%) Terraform
6 73 (15.80%) HAProxy
7 68 (14.72%) Kibana
8 58 (12.55%) Grafana
9 53 (11.47%) Nagios
10 42 (9.09%) Graphite
11 38 (8.23%) Prometheus
12 37 (8.01%) Sysdig
13 34 (7.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 34 (7.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 32 (6.93%) rkt
14 32 (6.93%) Salt
15 28 (6.06%) Packer
16 24 (5.19%) ZABBIX
17 22 (4.76%) logstash
18 14 (3.03%) Icinga
Vendors
1 124 (26.84%) Google
2 90 (19.48%) VMware
3 89 (19.26%) Microsoft
4 57 (12.34%) Red Hat
5 32 (6.93%) F5
6 30 (6.49%) Splunk
7 29 (6.28%) Adobe
7 29 (6.28%) New Relic
8 27 (5.84%) webMethods
9 25 (5.41%) NetApp
10 19 (4.11%) Oracle
11 17 (3.68%) Axway
12 14 (3.03%) AppDynamics
13 12 (2.60%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.60%) Cisco
13 12 (2.60%) ServiceNow
14 10 (2.16%) Atlassian
15 9 (1.95%) BMC
15 9 (1.95%) CA
15 9 (1.95%) ForgeRock