Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 494 484 441
Rank change year-on-year -10 -43 +29
Contract jobs citing nginx 123 119 452
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.27% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 1.87% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 80 306
10th Percentile £451 £396 £400
25th Percentile £485 £423 £494
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £658 £600 £648
90th Percentile £689 £688 £700
UK median daily rate £556 £513 £550
% change year-on-year +8.48% -6.77% +4.76%

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 6,027 6,377 13,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.23% 14.39% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,178 4,312 8,715
10th Percentile £300 £275 £285
25th Percentile £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.05% - +4.40%
75th Percentile £576 £571 £575
90th Percentile £660 £650 £648
UK median daily rate £475 £474 £475
% change year-on-year +0.14% -0.14% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 146 245
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.63 £11.49
25th Percentile £15.74 £14.85 £12.50
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £17.06
Median % change year-on-year +22.50% +17.23% -9.23%
75th Percentile £56.50 £34.69 £31.25
90th Percentile £65.53 £54.38 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £20.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.15% +14.60% -

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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 18 May 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 18 May 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 -1 87 £550 - 29
South East +27 13 £528 +11.16% 20
North of England +27 10 £481 -7.50% 28
North East +24 6 £550 -13.73% 4
East of England +13 5 £550 +25.71% 2
South West +29 3 £438 -27.08% 8
Yorkshire +24 2 £463 -14.35% 14
North West +11 2 £500 +3.63% 10
West Midlands +6 2 £475 +5.56% 5
Midlands +4 2 £475 +5.56% 9
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UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 63 (51.22%) Kubernetes
2 59 (47.97%) Docker
2 59 (47.97%) DevOps
2 59 (47.97%) Python
3 51 (41.46%) Ansible
4 49 (39.84%) AWS
5 48 (39.02%) Java
6 47 (38.21%) Linux
7 46 (37.40%) Node.js
7 46 (37.40%) Jenkins
8 45 (36.59%) Terraform
9 42 (34.15%) Git (software)
10 39 (31.71%) Apache
11 38 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (28.46%) Open Source
13 34 (27.64%) Configuration Management
14 31 (25.20%) Microservices
15 30 (24.39%) GCP
16 28 (22.76%) Oracle
17 27 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (21.14%) React
19 25 (20.33%) Opscode Chef
19 25 (20.33%) Google
20 24 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
21 22 (17.89%) Travis CI
22 21 (17.07%) Finance
22 21 (17.07%) SQL
22 21 (17.07%) Puppet
23 20 (16.26%) Virtual Machines
24 18 (14.63%) Maven

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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 39 (31.71%) Apache
2 14 (11.38%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.57%) IIS
4 10 (8.13%) Confluence
4 10 (8.13%) JBoss
4 10 (8.13%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.69%) Jetty
5 7 (5.69%) Mongrel
6 5 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.44%) Traefik
7 3 (2.44%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.63%) FileNet
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.81%) Gunicorn
9 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Magento
1 3 (2.44%) Summit
2 1 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 49 (39.84%) AWS
2 30 (24.39%) GCP
3 18 (14.63%) Azure
4 17 (13.82%) Amazon EKS
4 17 (13.82%) npm
5 14 (11.38%) Apigee
5 14 (11.38%) OpenShift
6 13 (10.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (8.13%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (5.69%) Google App Engine
9 6 (4.88%) GitHub
10 5 (4.07%) IaaS
10 5 (4.07%) PaaS
11 4 (3.25%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (1.63%) Amazon ECS
13 2 (1.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (1.63%) Azure Service Fabric
13 2 (1.63%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) HTTP
2 14 (11.38%) DNS
3 10 (8.13%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.50%) SSL
5 7 (5.69%) DHCP
5 7 (5.69%) FTP
5 7 (5.69%) IPsec
6 2 (1.63%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.63%) DSL
6 2 (1.63%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.81%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.38%) MySQL
4 12 (9.76%) BigQuery
5 11 (8.94%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.69%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.25%) Redis
9 2 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.81%) Big Data
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 46 (37.40%) Jenkins
2 42 (34.15%) Git (software)
3 22 (17.89%) Travis CI
4 18 (14.63%) CircleCI
4 18 (14.63%) Maven
5 17 (13.82%) gulp
6 16 (13.01%) Gradle
7 15 (12.20%) JIRA
8 12 (9.76%) Subversion
9 11 (8.94%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (8.13%) GitLab
10 10 (8.13%) Mercurial
11 9 (7.32%) SonarQube
12 8 (6.50%) Storybook
13 7 (5.69%) Artifactory
14 4 (3.25%) Bitbucket
15 3 (2.44%) git-flow
15 3 (2.44%) Vagrant
16 2 (1.63%) CF BOSH
16 2 (1.63%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 21 (17.07%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Banking
2 14 (11.38%) Social Skills
3 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.50%) Public Sector
5 4 (3.25%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.44%) Games
7 2 (1.63%) Law
7 2 (1.63%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.63%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (1.63%) Publishing
7 2 (1.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (40.65%) Developer
2 40 (32.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (20.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 19 (15.45%) Python Developer
5 17 (13.82%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) AWS DevOps
7 13 (10.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) Java Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Consultant
9 8 (6.50%) Django Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Python/Django Developer
11 6 (4.88%) DevOps Consultant
12 5 (4.07%) Architect
12 5 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 4 (3.25%) Technical Architect
14 3 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
15 2 (1.63%) Lead Developer
15 2 (1.63%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.40%) Node.js
2 26 (21.14%) React
3 16 (13.01%) Kafka
4 15 (12.20%) Spring
5 14 (11.38%) REST
6 12 (9.76%) CSS
6 12 (9.76%) OAuth
6 12 (9.76%) OAuth2
6 12 (9.76%) Spring Boot
6 12 (9.76%) Web Services
7 11 (8.94%) .NET
7 11 (8.94%) XML
8 10 (8.13%) Django
8 10 (8.13%) Redux
9 9 (7.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 8 (6.50%) Flask
10 8 (6.50%) HTML
10 8 (6.50%) J2EE
11 7 (5.69%) LAMP
11 7 (5.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) SWIFT
2 6 (4.88%) Cloud Native
2 6 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.25%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.25%) Replication
4 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.44%) DataPower
4 3 (2.44%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Linux
2 12 (9.76%) Unix
3 10 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.32%) CentOS
5 6 (4.88%) Windows
6 4 (3.25%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.81%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Debian
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.97%) DevOps
2 38 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.46%) Open Source
4 34 (27.64%) Configuration Management
5 31 (25.20%) Microservices
6 27 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (13.01%) Infrastructure as Code
8 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (10.57%) TDD
10 11 (8.94%) BDD
10 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.13%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (7.32%) Load Balancing
12 9 (7.32%) OWASP
13 8 (6.50%) Front End Development
13 8 (6.50%) Scrum
14 7 (5.69%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (4.88%) API Development
15 6 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 59 (47.97%) Python
2 48 (39.02%) Java
3 21 (17.07%) SQL
4 18 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.01%) Groovy
6 15 (12.20%) TypeScript
7 9 (7.32%) Go
8 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.88%) Ruby
10 5 (4.07%) PHP
11 4 (3.25%) Rust
12 3 (2.44%) Perl
12 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.63%) ES6
13 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.81%) ES7
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) SC Cleared
1 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.81%) CCNA
3 1 (0.81%) CCNP
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) RHCE
3 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.81%) RHCVA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) WCAG
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (47.97%) Docker
2 20 (16.26%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.69%) Xen
5 4 (3.25%) VMware NSX
6 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.44%) LXC
6 3 (2.44%) Squid
7 2 (1.63%) Gluster
7 2 (1.63%) GlusterFS
7 2 (1.63%) iptables
7 2 (1.63%) NFS
7 2 (1.63%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 63 (51.22%) Kubernetes
2 51 (41.46%) Ansible
3 45 (36.59%) Terraform
4 25 (20.33%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (17.07%) Puppet
6 14 (11.38%) Istio
7 12 (9.76%) Argo
8 8 (6.50%) HAProxy
9 7 (5.69%) Packer
10 6 (4.88%) Kibana
11 5 (4.07%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.63%) Fluentd
12 2 (1.63%) Grafana
12 2 (1.63%) Kustomize
12 2 (1.63%) logstash
12 2 (1.63%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.63%) Rancher
12 2 (1.63%) Salt
12 2 (1.63%) vRealize
13 1 (0.81%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Oracle
2 25 (20.33%) Google
3 15 (12.20%) VMware
4 12 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.07%) IBM
7 4 (3.25%) Confluent
7 4 (3.25%) Dell
7 4 (3.25%) Splunk
7 4 (3.25%) Veracode
8 3 (2.44%) Zend
9 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.63%) BMC
9 2 (1.63%) F5
9 2 (1.63%) New Relic
9 2 (1.63%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco
10 1 (0.81%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.81%) Juniper
10 1 (0.81%) PagerDuty