Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 478 484 609
Rank change year-on-year +6 +125 +47
Contract jobs citing nginx 410 424 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 2.36% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 305 191
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +8.76%
10th Percentile £342 £325 £300
90th Percentile £638 £571 £550
UK median daily rate £500 £461 £425
% change year-on-year +8.40% +8.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 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 15692 17952 18535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.69% 18.58% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10391 11721 11797
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 447 553
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.05 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -9 252 £513 +7.89% 26
South East +7 57 £400 -11.11% 11
North of England +29 50 £535 +17.58% 11
North West +34 33 £535 +17.58% 3
South West +26 24 £500 +6.67% 2
Yorkshire -4 24 £535 +16.30% 4
Midlands +22 20 £494 +9.81% 8
West Midlands +34 19 £494 +9.81% 5
East of England -25 8 £500 +50.94% 2
North East +50 7 £625 +35.87% 4
East Midlands -3 2 £450 - 3
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing nginx also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for nginx.

1 291 (70.98%) Linux
2 252 (61.46%) DevOps
3 246 (60.00%) Python
4 209 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
5 202 (49.27%) Jenkins
6 195 (47.56%) Puppet
7 173 (42.20%) Ansible
8 170 (41.46%) Docker
9 167 (40.73%) Git (software)
10 161 (39.27%) Apache
10 161 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
11 146 (35.61%) Continuous Integration
12 140 (34.15%) Java
13 137 (33.41%) Configuration Management
14 131 (31.95%) Bash Shell
15 127 (30.98%) Ruby
16 115 (28.05%) MySQL
17 114 (27.80%) Open Source
18 108 (26.34%) Tomcat
19 101 (24.63%) MongoDB
20 100 (24.39%) Security Cleared
21 97 (23.66%) Kubernetes
22 92 (22.44%) SC Cleared
23 91 (22.20%) PostgreSQL
24 89 (21.71%) JavaScript
25 88 (21.46%) HTTP
26 85 (20.73%) LEMP Stack
27 84 (20.49%) Elastic Stack
28 82 (20.00%) Load Balancing
29 81 (19.76%) SSL

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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
1 161 (39.27%) Apache
2 108 (26.34%) Tomcat
3 58 (14.15%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (11.71%) Confluence
5 42 (10.24%) IIS
6 26 (6.34%) Jetty
7 25 (6.10%) WebSphere
8 19 (4.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (3.90%) JBoss
9 16 (3.90%) Mongrel
10 12 (2.93%) CMS
10 12 (2.93%) OpenStack
10 12 (2.93%) uWSGI
11 8 (1.95%) Drupal
11 8 (1.95%) WordPress
12 6 (1.46%) Apache Spark
12 6 (1.46%) ArcGIS
12 6 (1.46%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.73%) Hubot
Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) HipChat
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.95%) Magento
1 8 (1.95%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.24%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 209 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (11.22%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (10.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 39 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (8.54%) GitHub
6 31 (7.56%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (7.56%) Slack
7 30 (7.32%) Route 53
8 27 (6.59%) PaaS
9 26 (6.34%) Amazon S3
10 24 (5.85%) npm
10 24 (5.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (4.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (3.90%) Amazon ELB
13 15 (3.66%) Google App Engine
14 12 (2.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 12 (2.93%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
15 10 (2.44%) Serverless
16 9 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (21.46%) HTTP
2 81 (19.76%) SSL
3 67 (16.34%) DNS
4 65 (15.85%) TCP/IP
5 59 (14.39%) Firewall
6 22 (5.37%) Internet
7 21 (5.12%) IPsec
8 19 (4.63%) FTP
9 16 (3.90%) DHCP
10 15 (3.66%) LDAP
11 9 (2.20%) VPN
12 8 (1.95%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (1.71%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.71%) Network Security
14 6 (1.46%) HTTPS
15 5 (1.22%) BGP
15 5 (1.22%) SAN
16 4 (0.98%) BIG-IP
17 3 (0.73%) AMQP
18 2 (0.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (28.05%) MySQL
2 101 (24.63%) MongoDB
3 91 (22.20%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (13.66%) NoSQL
5 25 (6.10%) Big Data
6 24 (5.85%) Hadoop
6 24 (5.85%) Relational Database
7 21 (5.12%) SQL Server
8 20 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
9 19 (4.63%) Redis
10 17 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.95%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.95%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.95%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.71%) GIS
15 4 (0.98%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.73%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.73%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 202 (49.27%) Jenkins
2 167 (40.73%) Git (software)
3 65 (15.85%) JIRA
4 52 (12.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 43 (10.49%) Artifactory
5 43 (10.49%) Vagrant
6 42 (10.24%) Travis CI
7 38 (9.27%) gulp
8 37 (9.02%) Maven
8 37 (9.02%) SonarQube
9 32 (7.80%) Subversion
10 25 (6.10%) CircleCI
11 19 (4.63%) Gradle
11 19 (4.63%) Grunt
12 14 (3.41%) Bitbucket
13 13 (3.17%) Ant
13 13 (3.17%) IBM UrbanCode
14 12 (2.93%) TeamCity
15 11 (2.68%) Mercurial
16 10 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 34 (8.29%) Finance
2 19 (4.63%) Marketing
3 16 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.41%) Electronics
5 13 (3.17%) Banking
6 12 (2.93%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.71%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.46%) Front Office
9 5 (1.22%) Retail
10 4 (0.98%) Advertising
10 4 (0.98%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (45.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 104 (25.37%) Developer
3 53 (12.93%) Linux Engineer
4 45 (10.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 41 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 41 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 34 (8.29%) Senior DevOps
6 34 (8.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 30 (7.32%) AWS DevOps
8 28 (6.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 22 (5.37%) PHP Developer
10 21 (5.12%) Consultant
11 18 (4.39%) Lead DevOps
11 18 (4.39%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 18 (4.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 17 (4.15%) Architect
12 17 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (3.66%) Java Developer
13 15 (3.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (20.73%) LEMP Stack
2 84 (20.49%) Elastic Stack
3 74 (18.05%) HTML
3 74 (18.05%) Node.js
4 68 (16.59%) CSS
5 59 (14.39%) Web Services
6 41 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 38 (9.27%) Sensu
8 37 (9.02%) HTML5
9 36 (8.78%) LAMP
10 33 (8.05%) CSS3
11 32 (7.80%) RESTful
12 30 (7.32%) XML
13 29 (7.07%) Servlets
14 27 (6.59%) JSON
14 27 (6.59%) REST
15 25 (6.10%) .NET
15 25 (6.10%) jQuery
16 23 (5.61%) J2EE
16 23 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.32%) Clustering
2 22 (5.37%) Public Cloud
3 14 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.44%) STB
5 8 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (1.95%) PKI
6 7 (1.71%) iPad
6 7 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.46%) BYOD
7 6 (1.46%) CMDB
7 6 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.46%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.22%) Fintech
8 5 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.98%) User Experience
10 3 (0.73%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.73%) Derivative
10 3 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 291 (70.98%) Linux
2 65 (15.85%) Unix
3 54 (13.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (11.46%) Ubuntu
5 41 (10.00%) CentOS
6 31 (7.56%) Windows
7 18 (4.39%) CoreOS
8 8 (1.95%) Debian
9 5 (1.22%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.73%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.49%) AIX
11 2 (0.49%) Fedora
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.24%) Solaris
12 1 (0.24%) VMS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (61.46%) DevOps
2 161 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (35.61%) Continuous Integration
4 137 (33.41%) Configuration Management
5 114 (27.80%) Open Source
6 82 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 64 (15.61%) Microservices
8 60 (14.63%) Test Automation
9 56 (13.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 48 (11.71%) Mentoring
10 48 (11.71%) Scrum
11 37 (9.02%) Static Code Analysis
12 35 (8.54%) Web Development
13 32 (7.80%) Software Engineering
14 29 (7.07%) Coaching
15 28 (6.83%) E-Commerce
16 26 (6.34%) Task Automation
17 25 (6.10%) MVC
18 22 (5.37%) Protective Monitoring
19 21 (5.12%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 246 (60.00%) Python
2 140 (34.15%) Java
3 131 (31.95%) Bash Shell
4 127 (30.98%) Ruby
5 89 (21.71%) JavaScript
6 73 (17.80%) PHP
7 51 (12.44%) Shell Script
8 46 (11.22%) Perl
9 36 (8.78%) Go
10 31 (7.56%) SQL
11 28 (6.83%) Groovy
12 21 (5.12%) C++
13 15 (3.66%) C#
13 15 (3.66%) Scala
14 12 (2.93%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.71%) Dart
16 6 (1.46%) Haskell
16 6 (1.46%) R
16 6 (1.46%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 100 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 92 (22.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.41%) Degree
4 8 (1.95%) CHECK Team Member
5 7 (1.71%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (1.71%) CLAS
6 6 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.22%) CISSP
7 5 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.10%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 170 (41.46%) Docker
2 31 (7.56%) Virtual Machines
2 31 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (7.07%) Xen
4 17 (4.15%) flannel
5 13 (3.17%) etcd
6 8 (1.95%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.22%) Ceph
7 5 (1.22%) GlusterFS
7 5 (1.22%) SkyDNS
7 5 (1.22%) Varnish
8 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.73%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.49%) Firmware
9 2 (0.49%) KVM
9 2 (0.49%) NFS
10 1 (0.24%) HDFS
10 1 (0.24%) iptables
10 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 195 (47.56%) Puppet
2 173 (42.20%) Ansible
3 97 (23.66%) Kubernetes
4 81 (19.76%) Terraform
5 79 (19.27%) Opscode Chef
6 65 (15.85%) Kibana
7 62 (15.12%) logstash
8 53 (12.93%) HAProxy
9 39 (9.51%) Nagios
10 33 (8.05%) Grafana
11 24 (5.85%) Prometheus
12 20 (4.88%) Graphite
13 19 (4.63%) Rancher
13 19 (4.63%) Salt
14 13 (3.17%) Sysdig
15 11 (2.68%) Consul
15 11 (2.68%) Packer
15 11 (2.68%) StatsD
15 11 (2.68%) ZABBIX
16 7 (1.71%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 58 (14.15%) VMware
2 38 (9.27%) Red Hat
3 34 (8.29%) Microsoft
4 33 (8.05%) Oracle
5 25 (6.10%) Google
6 19 (4.63%) SaltStack
7 17 (4.15%) Splunk
8 14 (3.41%) SAP
9 11 (2.68%) New Relic
9 11 (2.68%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.95%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.71%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.71%) Cloudera
11 7 (1.71%) F5
12 6 (1.46%) ESRI
12 6 (1.46%) Mercator
12 6 (1.46%) Zend
13 5 (1.22%) BMC
13 5 (1.22%) CA
13 5 (1.22%) Cisco