The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for nginx skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited nginx over the 3 months to 28 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 98 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs citing nginx 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.071% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.50% 1.15% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £550 £475 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +25.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £501 £500 £320
% change year-on-year +0.25% +56.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

nginx is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 202 260 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.43% 14.62% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 263 290
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £224 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +89.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £36.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £168.75 £40.40 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing nginx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for nginx in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing nginx in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for nginx.

1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Open Source
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (50.00%) IPsec
5 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) FTP
5 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) SSL
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Servlets
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (50.00%) J2EE
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) Google App Engine
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) Google
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (50.00%) Xen

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Jetty
3 4 (50.00%) Mongrel
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (50.00%) Google App Engine
3 4 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) IPsec
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
1 1 (12.50%) Riak
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) Mocha
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) TestRail
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Django Developer
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) Servlets
2 3 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Django
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) SANS
2 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) QRadar
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Packer
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) New Relic
3 1 (12.50%) SaltStack