Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 466 493 448
Rank change year-on-year +27 -45 +34
Contract jobs citing nginx 95 199 449
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 2.28% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 140 318
Median daily rate £533 £540 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.34% -1.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £331 £363 £379
90th Percentile £675 £689 £700
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 5,317 8,713 14,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.94% 14.20% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,647 5,866 9,636
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 182 288
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.21% +2.70% -1.07%
10th Percentile £13.10 £11.02 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.03 £53.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £30.27 £19.41 £18.50
% change year-on-year +55.95% +4.92% -1.07%

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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 24 February 2021.

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 24 February 2021. 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 +39 55 £550 - 29
South East +95 15 £477 +0.32% 9
North of England +44 11 £463 -27.45% 30
South West +60 5 £525 +5.00% 10
North West +39 4 £350 -47.17% 13
Yorkshire +39 4 £400 -40.74% 13
East of England +38 4 £550 +25.71% 3
North East +21 3 £563 +25.00% 4
Midlands +52 1 - - 7
East Midlands - 1 - - 4
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UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 47 (49.47%) DevOps
2 45 (47.37%) Docker
3 42 (44.21%) Kubernetes
4 40 (42.11%) Linux
5 38 (40.00%) Node.js
6 37 (38.95%) Git (software)
7 36 (37.89%) Python
7 36 (37.89%) Jenkins
8 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (33.68%) Java
10 30 (31.58%) Terraform
11 28 (29.47%) AWS
12 27 (28.42%) Ansible
13 25 (26.32%) Apache
14 22 (23.16%) Google
15 21 (22.11%) Microservices
16 20 (21.05%) GCP
16 20 (21.05%) Open Source
16 20 (21.05%) Configuration Management
17 19 (20.00%) SQL
18 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
18 18 (18.95%) Puppet
18 18 (18.95%) MongoDB
18 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
19 17 (17.89%) Travis CI
19 17 (17.89%) gulp
19 17 (17.89%) CircleCI
20 16 (16.84%) Mentoring
20 16 (16.84%) PostgreSQL

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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 25 (26.32%) Apache
2 11 (11.58%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.53%) Confluence
4 8 (8.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.26%) IIS
6 5 (5.26%) JBoss
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.16%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.16%) Traefik
7 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.11%) FileNet
8 2 (2.11%) Gunicorn
8 2 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.11%) Jetty
8 2 (2.11%) Mongrel
8 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Magento
1 3 (3.16%) Summit
2 1 (1.05%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.47%) AWS
2 20 (21.05%) GCP
3 14 (14.74%) npm
4 11 (11.58%) GitHub
5 10 (10.53%) Azure
6 8 (8.42%) PaaS
7 7 (7.37%) Amazon EKS
8 6 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (6.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (6.32%) OpenShift
9 5 (5.26%) Apigee
9 5 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (3.16%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (3.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (3.16%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (3.16%) G Suite
10 3 (3.16%) IaaS
10 3 (3.16%) Stackdriver
11 2 (2.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) HTTP
2 11 (11.58%) DNS
3 9 (9.47%) SSL
4 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.21%) DHCP
5 4 (4.21%) Firewall
6 3 (3.16%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.11%) FTP
7 2 (2.11%) IPsec
8 1 (1.05%) AMQP
8 1 (1.05%) Internet
8 1 (1.05%) LAN
8 1 (1.05%) Network Security
8 1 (1.05%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.05%) Skype
8 1 (1.05%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.05%) VPN
8 1 (1.05%) VSAN
8 1 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) MongoDB
2 16 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (13.68%) MySQL
4 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
5 11 (11.58%) BigQuery
6 9 (9.47%) Redis
7 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.21%) Big Data
10 2 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (38.95%) Git (software)
2 36 (37.89%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.89%) CircleCI
3 17 (17.89%) gulp
3 17 (17.89%) Travis CI
4 14 (14.74%) Maven
5 13 (13.68%) Gradle
6 12 (12.63%) JIRA
7 7 (7.37%) SonarQube
8 6 (6.32%) Bitbucket
9 5 (5.26%) Artifactory
9 5 (5.26%) GitLab
9 5 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (5.26%) Subversion
10 3 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
10 3 (3.16%) webpack
11 2 (2.11%) Ant
11 2 (2.11%) Selenium
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Public Sector
3 6 (6.32%) Marketing
4 4 (4.21%) Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Law
5 3 (3.16%) Games
5 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Electronics
6 2 (2.11%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 9 (9.47%) Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Consultant
6 6 (6.32%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (4.21%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Administrator
9 3 (3.16%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) Node.js
2 11 (11.58%) REST
3 10 (10.53%) CSS
4 9 (9.47%) Kafka
4 9 (9.47%) React
5 8 (8.42%) Web Services
6 7 (7.37%) .NET
6 7 (7.37%) Express
6 7 (7.37%) HTML
6 7 (7.37%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (6.32%) OAuth
7 6 (6.32%) OAuth2
7 6 (6.32%) Spring Boot
7 6 (6.32%) XML
8 5 (5.26%) JSON
8 5 (5.26%) Middleware
8 5 (5.26%) Spring
8 5 (5.26%) XSLT
9 4 (4.21%) FpML
9 4 (4.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.32%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (5.26%) iPad
3 5 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.21%) PKI
4 4 (4.21%) Replication
5 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.11%) DataPower
6 2 (2.11%) EFT
6 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.11%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 2 (2.11%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.11%) Linux
2 12 (12.63%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) CentOS
3 5 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.21%) Unix
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.05%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.05%) Debian
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) DevOps
2 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.11%) Microservices
4 20 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 20 (21.05%) Open Source
5 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (16.84%) Mentoring
7 13 (13.68%) Load Balancing
8 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (9.47%) OWASP
10 8 (8.42%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (7.37%) High Availability
11 7 (7.37%) Scrum
12 6 (6.32%) Analytics
12 6 (6.32%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (6.32%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.32%) TDD
13 5 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) Python
2 32 (33.68%) Java
3 19 (20.00%) SQL
4 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.53%) Groovy
6 7 (7.37%) PHP
7 6 (6.32%) Perl
7 6 (6.32%) Ruby
8 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.26%) Go
8 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.16%) C#
10 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.11%) Haskell
11 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.05%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.05%) Rust
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.16%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) MCSA
3 2 (2.11%) MCSE
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.05%) CCNA
4 1 (1.05%) CCNP
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.05%) RHCE
4 1 (1.05%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.05%) RHCVA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) GDPR
1 4 (4.21%) WCAG
2 2 (2.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 45 (47.37%) Docker
2 15 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.21%) VMware NSX
6 3 (3.16%) iptables
7 2 (2.11%) Gluster
7 2 (2.11%) GlusterFS
7 2 (2.11%) LXC
7 2 (2.11%) NFS
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
7 2 (2.11%) Xen
8 1 (1.05%) Squid
Systems Management
1 42 (44.21%) Kubernetes
2 30 (31.58%) Terraform
3 27 (28.42%) Ansible
4 18 (18.95%) Puppet
5 17 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (12.63%) HAProxy
7 11 (11.58%) Argo
8 9 (9.47%) Kibana
9 7 (7.37%) Grafana
9 7 (7.37%) Istio
10 5 (5.26%) logstash
10 5 (5.26%) Prometheus
11 4 (4.21%) Nagios
12 3 (3.16%) Kustomize
13 2 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (2.11%) Fluentd
13 2 (2.11%) Packer
13 2 (2.11%) Rancher
13 2 (2.11%) Salt
13 2 (2.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Google
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) VMware
3 10 (10.53%) Oracle
4 7 (7.37%) IBM
4 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.21%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.21%) Dell
6 3 (3.16%) Cisco
6 3 (3.16%) F5
6 3 (3.16%) Okta
6 3 (3.16%) Zend
7 2 (2.11%) PagerDuty
7 2 (2.11%) Remedy
7 2 (2.11%) SAP
7 2 (2.11%) Splunk
8 1 (1.05%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.05%) BMC
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) Veeam