Period
to 24 September 2018

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 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 489 489 491
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +130
Contract jobs citing nginx 402 370 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 2.46% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 255 328
England median daily rate £525 £503 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +5.79% +14.05%
10th Percentile £390 £313 £350
90th Percentile £700 £638 £598
UK median daily rate £525 £512 £475
% change year-on-year +2.54% +7.79% +14.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
England median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.71% - -
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +39.29% - -

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 15,679 15,069 18,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.83% 16.83% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,377 9,847 12,257
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £257
90th Percentile £625 £601 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 388 450
England median hourly rate £21.29 £20.96 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +4.78% +3.94%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.99
90th Percentile £51.25 £49.13 £45.78
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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 -54 198 £550 +4.76% 45
North of England +31 85 £550 +2.80% 32
Midlands +6 43 £401 -11.00% 6
Yorkshire +7 41 £513 -4.21% 14
South East -26 40 £425 -8.16% 17
West Midlands -5 34 £443 +36.15% 3
East of England +22 30 £500 -1.23% 6
North West -8 29 £700 +27.27% 16
North East 0 15 £425 -32.00% 2
East Midlands +13 9 £400 -11.11% 3
South West -24 6 £370 -22.11% 10
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UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 286 (71.14%) DevOps
2 283 (70.40%) Linux
3 276 (68.66%) Python
4 254 (63.18%) Jenkins
5 226 (56.22%) Git (software)
6 215 (53.48%) Puppet
7 209 (51.99%) Docker
8 189 (47.01%) Amazon AWS
9 184 (45.77%) Ansible
10 183 (45.52%) Continuous Integration
11 175 (43.53%) Java
12 173 (43.03%) Apache
13 172 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
14 145 (36.07%) Open Source
15 142 (35.32%) Configuration Management
16 130 (32.34%) Bash Shell
17 127 (31.59%) MongoDB
17 127 (31.59%) Ruby
18 126 (31.34%) SSL
18 126 (31.34%) Tomcat
19 116 (28.86%) Perl
20 113 (28.11%) Terraform
21 112 (27.86%) JavaScript
21 112 (27.86%) HTTP
22 106 (26.37%) TCP/IP
23 101 (25.12%) Opscode Chef
24 97 (24.13%) Kubernetes
25 96 (23.88%) Windows
26 95 (23.63%) Microservices
27 92 (22.89%) Google

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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
1 173 (43.03%) Apache
2 126 (31.34%) Tomcat
3 64 (15.92%) IIS
4 49 (12.19%) WebSphere
5 43 (10.70%) Jetty
6 41 (10.20%) Mongrel
7 34 (8.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 32 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
9 25 (6.22%) Confluence
10 23 (5.72%) Apache Spark
11 21 (5.22%) OpenStack
12 20 (4.98%) JBoss
13 18 (4.48%) WebLogic
14 15 (3.73%) Gunicorn
15 6 (1.49%) lighttpd
16 3 (0.75%) Hubot
17 2 (0.50%) IPython
17 2 (0.50%) Mule
17 2 (0.50%) Mule ESB
17 2 (0.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 189 (47.01%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (14.43%) GitHub
2 58 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (11.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 45 (11.19%) Google Analytics
4 45 (11.19%) PaaS
5 42 (10.45%) npm
6 40 (9.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 38 (9.45%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (8.46%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (7.21%) Google App Engine
10 25 (6.22%) Route 53
11 18 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 17 (4.23%) Sumo Logic
13 15 (3.73%) Serverless
14 14 (3.48%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (2.74%) Slack
16 10 (2.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 8 (1.99%) Quay.io
17 8 (1.99%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (31.34%) SSL
2 112 (27.86%) HTTP
3 106 (26.37%) TCP/IP
4 87 (21.64%) DNS
5 59 (14.68%) Firewall
6 30 (7.46%) Internet
7 25 (6.22%) DHCP
7 25 (6.22%) IPsec
8 24 (5.97%) FTP
9 23 (5.72%) Reverse Proxy
10 19 (4.73%) VPN
11 18 (4.48%) Kerberos
12 8 (1.99%) SSH
12 8 (1.99%) Unicast
13 6 (1.49%) BIG-IP
13 6 (1.49%) DMZ
14 5 (1.24%) HTTPS
15 4 (1.00%) Network Security
15 4 (1.00%) SMS
15 4 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (31.59%) MongoDB
2 88 (21.89%) NoSQL
3 84 (20.90%) PostgreSQL
4 80 (19.90%) MySQL
5 38 (9.45%) Hadoop
6 26 (6.47%) Redis
7 17 (4.23%) Big Data
8 16 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.98%) SQL Server
9 12 (2.99%) GIS
10 11 (2.74%) CouchDB
10 11 (2.74%) Relational Database
11 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.24%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.24%) Riak
13 7 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (1.24%) MariaDB
15 3 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.50%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 254 (63.18%) Jenkins
2 226 (56.22%) Git (software)
3 78 (19.40%) Maven
4 75 (18.66%) gulp
5 68 (16.92%) Vagrant
6 67 (16.67%) Travis CI
7 62 (15.42%) Ant
7 62 (15.42%) Gradle
8 56 (13.93%) Artifactory
9 46 (11.44%) JIRA
9 46 (11.44%) Selenium
10 44 (10.95%) IntelliJ
11 43 (10.70%) Cucumber
11 43 (10.70%) Gatling
12 37 (9.20%) CircleCI
13 36 (8.96%) Grunt
14 34 (8.46%) IBM UrbanCode
15 33 (8.21%) Bitbucket
15 33 (8.21%) Karma Test Runner
16 32 (7.96%) Sublime Text
General
1 31 (7.71%) Finance
2 14 (3.48%) Banking
3 9 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.99%) Retail
5 4 (1.00%) Front Office
5 4 (1.00%) Law
6 3 (0.75%) Legal
6 3 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Advertising
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 168 (41.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 124 (30.85%) Developer
3 34 (8.46%) Java Developer
4 23 (5.72%) Python Developer
5 22 (5.47%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (5.22%) AWS DevOps
7 20 (4.98%) Administrator
7 20 (4.98%) AWS Engineer
7 20 (4.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 19 (4.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 19 (4.73%) Operations Engineer
8 19 (4.73%) Scala Developer
9 18 (4.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.23%) Senior DevOps
10 17 (4.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 16 (3.98%) Azure Engineer
11 16 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (3.73%) Azure DevOps
12 15 (3.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 15 (3.73%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (21.64%) Servlets
2 85 (21.14%) Node.js
3 67 (16.67%) CSS
3 67 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 62 (15.42%) Elastic Stack
5 57 (14.18%) HTML
5 57 (14.18%) XML
6 50 (12.44%) JSON
7 45 (11.19%) AngularJS
8 44 (10.95%) RabbitMQ
9 43 (10.70%) Gherkin
10 42 (10.45%) J2EE
11 40 (9.95%) LAMP
11 40 (9.95%) LDAP
11 40 (9.95%) Spring
12 34 (8.46%) HTML5
12 34 (8.46%) jQuery
12 34 (8.46%) REST
13 27 (6.72%) LAPP Stack
13 27 (6.72%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.72%) PKI
3 22 (5.47%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (3.98%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.48%) Public Cloud
5 14 (3.48%) User Experience
6 11 (2.74%) Clustering
7 9 (2.24%) RIA
8 8 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.49%) Replication
11 5 (1.24%) FMCG
12 4 (1.00%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.00%) Wiki
13 3 (0.75%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.75%) Cybercrime
13 3 (0.75%) iPhone
13 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 283 (70.40%) Linux
2 96 (23.88%) Windows
3 87 (21.64%) Ubuntu
4 67 (16.67%) Unix
5 55 (13.68%) CentOS
6 24 (5.97%) Debian
6 24 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (4.48%) Fedora
8 16 (3.98%) CoreOS
9 15 (3.73%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.24%) FreeBSD
11 4 (1.00%) VMS
12 3 (0.75%) Android
12 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.50%) DC/OS
13 2 (0.50%) HPUX
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.50%) SUSE
14 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (71.14%) DevOps
2 183 (45.52%) Continuous Integration
3 172 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (36.07%) Open Source
5 142 (35.32%) Configuration Management
6 95 (23.63%) Microservices
7 77 (19.15%) Analytics
8 61 (15.17%) Test Automation
9 54 (13.43%) Load Balancing
10 40 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
11 39 (9.70%) TDD
12 37 (9.20%) Mentoring
13 36 (8.96%) Scrum
14 31 (7.71%) Software Engineering
15 25 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (5.97%) Protective Monitoring
17 23 (5.72%) Problem-Solving
18 22 (5.47%) Task Automation
19 21 (5.22%) MVC
19 21 (5.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 276 (68.66%) Python
2 175 (43.53%) Java
3 130 (32.34%) Bash Shell
4 127 (31.59%) Ruby
5 116 (28.86%) Perl
6 112 (27.86%) JavaScript
7 83 (20.65%) Groovy
8 79 (19.65%) SQL
9 64 (15.92%) C#
10 44 (10.95%) Haskell
10 44 (10.95%) PHP
11 42 (10.45%) Go
12 37 (9.20%) Shell Script
13 34 (8.46%) Scala
14 23 (5.72%) PowerShell
15 17 (4.23%) TypeScript
16 10 (2.49%) ActionScript
16 10 (2.49%) ActionScript 3.0
17 8 (1.99%) PL/SQL
18 4 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 42 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.48%) Degree
4 16 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.99%) PhD
6 4 (1.00%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) CIPD
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.74%) QA
2 5 (1.24%) GDPR
3 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) MiFID
4 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) GPG13
5 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 209 (51.99%) Docker
2 65 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.94%) Virtual Machines
4 33 (8.21%) Xen
5 30 (7.46%) VirtualBox
6 24 (5.97%) flannel
7 22 (5.47%) etcd
8 12 (2.99%) Active Directory
8 12 (2.99%) Hyper-V
9 10 (2.49%) Ceph
9 10 (2.49%) GlusterFS
9 10 (2.49%) Postfix
9 10 (2.49%) SkyDNS
9 10 (2.49%) Squid
10 9 (2.24%) NFS
10 9 (2.24%) Varnish
11 7 (1.74%) KVM
12 5 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.50%) vCloud
13 2 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 215 (53.48%) Puppet
2 184 (45.77%) Ansible
3 113 (28.11%) Terraform
4 101 (25.12%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (24.13%) Kubernetes
6 79 (19.65%) Kibana
7 68 (16.92%) HAProxy
8 57 (14.18%) Grafana
9 53 (13.18%) Nagios
10 45 (11.19%) logstash
11 37 (9.20%) Salt
12 28 (6.97%) Packer
13 25 (6.22%) rkt
14 20 (4.98%) Prometheus
15 18 (4.48%) Graylog
15 18 (4.48%) Single Sign-On
15 18 (4.48%) ZABBIX
16 16 (3.98%) CA Single Sign-On
16 16 (3.98%) Graphite
16 16 (3.98%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 92 (22.89%) Google
2 72 (17.91%) VMware
3 65 (16.17%) Microsoft
4 53 (13.18%) Red Hat
5 28 (6.97%) Oracle
5 28 (6.97%) Splunk
6 24 (5.97%) Adobe
7 22 (5.47%) New Relic
8 20 (4.98%) AppDynamics
9 16 (3.98%) Axway
9 16 (3.98%) NetApp
10 14 (3.48%) Atlassian
10 14 (3.48%) IBM
11 13 (3.23%) webMethods
12 12 (2.99%) F5
13 11 (2.74%) CheckPoint
13 11 (2.74%) Zend
14 10 (2.49%) ForgeRock
14 10 (2.49%) Rackspace
15 9 (2.24%) ServiceNow