Period
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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 12 August 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.

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UK > England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 519 549 462
Rank change year-on-year +30 -87 +47
Contract jobs citing nginx 273 169 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 2.25% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 102 50
10th Percentile £510 £411 £363
25th Percentile £550 £475 £407
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £550 £513
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +7.32% -6.82%
75th Percentile £688 £628 £594
90th Percentile £750 £688 £625
UK median daily rate £625 £548 £525
% change year-on-year +14.16% +4.29% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £42.00 - -
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
75th Percentile £50.00 - -
90th Percentile - - -
UK median hourly rate £46.00 - -

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 8,725 7,524 4,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.00% 12.75% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,104 5,136 2,928
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
25th Percentile £416 £400 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
75th Percentile £638 £594 £563
90th Percentile £740 £675 £655
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 142 100
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.29 £12.63
25th Percentile £16.36 £16.19 £15.69
Median hourly rate £30.25 £21.75 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +39.08% +8.75% -
75th Percentile £61.13 £49.31 £33.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £65.54 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% +12.50% -3.22%

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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 12 August 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 12 August 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 -2 172 £625 +11.11% 32
North of England +28 67 £600 +26.32% 9
North West +8 41 £600 +26.32% 8
North East 0 15 £680 +23.64% 1
Yorkshire -13 11 £618 +30.00%
West Midlands -14 10 £659 +38.74%
Midlands -21 10 £659 +38.74% 1
South East -44 9 £800 +60.00% 5
East of England -7 3 £576 +4.64% 1
South West -13 1 - - 2
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UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 205 (75.09%) Kubernetes
2 198 (72.53%) Linux
3 189 (69.23%) Python
4 176 (64.47%) Terraform
5 175 (64.10%) AWS
6 173 (63.37%) Docker
7 151 (55.31%) DevOps
8 130 (47.62%) Agile
9 124 (45.42%) CI/CD
10 115 (42.12%) Consul
11 112 (41.03%) Git (software)
12 109 (39.93%) Packer
13 106 (38.83%) Ansible
14 93 (34.07%) Go
14 93 (34.07%) Java
15 91 (33.33%) Security Cleared
16 90 (32.97%) Kafka
17 87 (31.87%) SC Cleared
18 79 (28.94%) Prometheus
19 77 (28.21%) Jenkins
20 74 (27.11%) Microservices
20 74 (27.11%) Ruby
21 73 (26.74%) Software Engineering
22 71 (26.01%) Apache
22 71 (26.01%) Containerisation
23 69 (25.27%) JIRA
23 69 (25.27%) GCP
23 69 (25.27%) AWS CloudFormation
24 68 (24.91%) Continuous Integration
24 68 (24.91%) DNS

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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 71 (26.01%) Apache
2 59 (21.61%) Confluence
3 44 (16.12%) Traefik
4 36 (13.19%) Apache Spark
5 23 (8.42%) OpenStack
6 18 (6.59%) Apache Solr
7 16 (5.86%) uWSGI
8 12 (4.40%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.56%) IIS
10 4 (1.47%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.73%) Gunicorn
11 2 (0.73%) JBoss
11 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.37%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 175 (64.10%) AWS
2 69 (25.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 69 (25.27%) GCP
3 58 (21.25%) Azure
4 55 (20.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 53 (19.41%) Amazon EC2
6 51 (18.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 35 (12.82%) Serverless
8 30 (10.99%) AWS Lambda
9 25 (9.16%) PaaS
10 23 (8.42%) Commercetools
11 22 (8.06%) Azure AKS
11 22 (8.06%) GitHub
12 17 (6.23%) Amazon EKS
12 17 (6.23%) Amazon S3
12 17 (6.23%) OpenShift
13 14 (5.13%) Amazon ECS
13 14 (5.13%) Slack
14 11 (4.03%) Apigee
14 11 (4.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 68 (24.91%) DNS
2 48 (17.58%) TCP/IP
3 39 (14.29%) IPv4
4 34 (12.45%) SSL
5 11 (4.03%) Firewall
6 8 (2.93%) HTTP
7 6 (2.20%) BGP
7 6 (2.20%) Calico
7 6 (2.20%) Internet
7 6 (2.20%) Kerberos
7 6 (2.20%) SSH
8 5 (1.83%) Network Security
9 4 (1.47%) VLAN
9 4 (1.47%) WAN
10 3 (1.10%) VPN
11 2 (0.73%) DHCP
11 2 (0.73%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.73%) IPsec
11 2 (0.73%) SMTP
12 1 (0.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 42 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 39 (14.29%) MySQL
4 36 (13.19%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (8.42%) Redis
5 23 (8.42%) SQL Server
6 21 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (6.23%) Couchbase
7 17 (6.23%) Hadoop
8 16 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (5.86%) DynamoDB
9 11 (4.03%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.47%) Riak
12 3 (1.10%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.73%) Big Data
13 2 (0.73%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 112 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 77 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 69 (25.27%) JIRA
4 59 (21.61%) GitLab
5 16 (5.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (4.03%) SonarQube
7 8 (2.93%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.93%) Selenium
8 7 (2.56%) GoCD
8 7 (2.56%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.83%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.83%) Maven
10 3 (1.10%) Gradle
10 3 (1.10%) Snyk
10 3 (1.10%) webpack
11 2 (0.73%) Cypress.io
11 2 (0.73%) Moq
11 2 (0.73%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.73%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.37%) Mockito
General
1 63 (23.08%) Public Sector
2 31 (11.36%) Social Skills
3 18 (6.59%) Finance
4 17 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.86%) Banking
6 12 (4.40%) Games
7 6 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.10%) Law
8 3 (1.10%) Legal
9 2 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.37%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 117 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (10.99%) Architect
2 30 (10.99%) AWS Engineer
3 29 (10.62%) Developer
4 19 (6.96%) Software Engineer
5 16 (5.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 16 (5.86%) Operations Engineer
5 16 (5.86%) Server Engineer
5 16 (5.86%) Serverless Engineer
6 15 (5.49%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 14 (5.13%) Python Developer
8 13 (4.76%) AWS Software Engineer
8 13 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 13 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
9 12 (4.40%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 11 (4.03%) Platform Engineer
11 10 (3.66%) Senior DevOps
11 10 (3.66%) Site Engineer
12 9 (3.30%) Python Engineer
12 9 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (32.97%) Kafka
2 60 (21.98%) React
3 49 (17.95%) CSS
4 45 (16.48%) Node.js
5 39 (14.29%) cloud-init
6 34 (12.45%) HTML
7 33 (12.09%) PySpark
8 27 (9.89%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (9.16%) Django
10 23 (8.42%) HTML5
11 22 (8.06%) LEMP Stack
11 22 (8.06%) REST
12 21 (7.69%) Flask
13 20 (7.33%) Elastic Stack
14 19 (6.96%) AngularJS
15 18 (6.59%) OAuth
16 16 (5.86%) .NET
16 16 (5.86%) LAMP
17 15 (5.49%) Ruby on Rails
18 14 (5.13%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.68%) PKI
2 47 (17.22%) Clustering
3 19 (6.96%) iPad
4 14 (5.13%) Cloud Native
5 13 (4.76%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.93%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.56%) User Experience
9 5 (1.83%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.10%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.73%) Blog
12 2 (0.73%) NHS
12 2 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
13 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 198 (72.53%) Linux
2 55 (20.15%) CentOS
3 50 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (5.49%) Debian
5 13 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 13 (4.76%) Unix
5 13 (4.76%) Windows
6 4 (1.47%) VMS
6 4 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.73%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (55.31%) DevOps
2 130 (47.62%) Agile
3 124 (45.42%) CI/CD
4 74 (27.11%) Microservices
5 73 (26.74%) Software Engineering
6 71 (26.01%) Containerisation
7 68 (24.91%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (24.18%) Test Automation
9 63 (23.08%) Load Balancing
10 59 (21.61%) Configuration Management
11 54 (19.78%) Full Stack Development
12 51 (18.68%) Platform Engineering
13 47 (17.22%) Continuous Deployment
14 39 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 25 (9.16%) Infrastructure as Code
15 25 (9.16%) Migration
16 24 (8.79%) E-Commerce
16 24 (8.79%) TDD
17 21 (7.69%) Scrum
17 21 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 189 (69.23%) Python
2 93 (34.07%) Go
2 93 (34.07%) Java
3 74 (27.11%) Ruby
4 55 (20.15%) Bash
5 47 (17.22%) JavaScript
6 40 (14.65%) C
7 39 (14.29%) C++
7 39 (14.29%) Rust
8 29 (10.62%) PHP
9 26 (9.52%) TypeScript
10 25 (9.16%) Scala
11 22 (8.06%) SQL
12 17 (6.23%) Perl
12 17 (6.23%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.66%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.56%) C#
15 1 (0.37%) Cython
15 1 (0.37%) Groovy
15 1 (0.37%) Lua
Qualifications
1 91 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 87 (31.87%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.13%) AWS Certification
4 6 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CCDP
6 1 (0.37%) CCIE
6 1 (0.37%) CCNP
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.37%) Degree
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.37%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.37%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.19%) NCSC
2 7 (2.56%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) OASIS TOSCA
3 4 (1.47%) SLA
4 3 (1.10%) GDPR
5 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 173 (63.37%) Docker
2 39 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.79%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.40%) vCloud
4 12 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.20%) Varnish
6 4 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.73%) Snort
7 2 (0.73%) Squid
8 1 (0.37%) LXC
8 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 205 (75.09%) Kubernetes
2 176 (64.47%) Terraform
3 115 (42.12%) Consul
4 109 (39.93%) Packer
5 106 (38.83%) Ansible
6 79 (28.94%) Prometheus
7 67 (24.54%) HAProxy
8 62 (22.71%) Puppet
9 61 (22.34%) ZABBIX
10 49 (17.95%) Istio
11 47 (17.22%) Docker Swarm
12 44 (16.12%) Grafana
12 44 (16.12%) Graphite
12 44 (16.12%) Podman
13 42 (15.38%) linkerd
14 12 (4.40%) Fluentd
15 10 (3.66%) Kibana
15 10 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (3.66%) Rancher
16 9 (3.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (24.18%) Splunk
2 54 (19.78%) VMware
3 44 (16.12%) PagerDuty
4 41 (15.02%) Dynatrace
5 27 (9.89%) Microsoft
6 17 (6.23%) F5
7 16 (5.86%) CA
7 16 (5.86%) Red Hat
8 15 (5.49%) Oracle
9 12 (4.40%) CyberArk
9 12 (4.40%) Sonatype
10 9 (3.30%) Google
11 6 (2.20%) Confluent
11 6 (2.20%) Databricks
12 5 (1.83%) New Relic
13 4 (1.47%) BMC
13 4 (1.47%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.10%) Black Duck
14 3 (1.10%) NetApp
14 3 (1.10%) Solace