The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 March 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.

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England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 153 148
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5  
Contract jobs citing nginx 8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 1.04% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £550 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £350
% change year-on-year +15.68% +35.71%  
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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 401 674 601
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.52% 17.52% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 371 295
Median daily rate £363 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing nginx as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 7 £550 +10.00% 3
Merseyside - 1 £225 -
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England

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region with a requirement for nginx.

1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Apache
3 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (60.00%) Puppet
5 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (55.00%) Python
5 11 (55.00%) DevOps
6 10 (50.00%) IIS
7 9 (45.00%) SSL
8 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
9 7 (35.00%) Unix
10 6 (30.00%) JBoss
10 6 (30.00%) DHCP
10 6 (30.00%) HTTP
10 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (30.00%) Servlets
10 6 (30.00%) Perl
10 6 (30.00%) DNS
10 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (30.00%) Open Source
10 6 (30.00%) Jetty
10 6 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (25.00%) Travis CI
11 5 (25.00%) Mongrel
11 5 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (75.00%) Apache
2 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (50.00%) IIS
4 6 (30.00%) JBoss
4 6 (30.00%) Jetty
5 5 (25.00%) Mongrel
5 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (15.00%) Confluence
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (25.00%) Google App Engine
3 5 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (15.00%) CloudFront
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SSL
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) FTP
3 5 (25.00%) IPsec
3 5 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) LDAP
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Redis
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (25.00%) Travis CI
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
6 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.00%) Mocha
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium
6 1 (5.00%) TestRail
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Django Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Servlets
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (25.00%) J2EE
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) LAMP
5 2 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) Compass CSS Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Django
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) Sass
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Debian
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.00%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Ruby
8 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) SANS
2 2 (10.00%) SSCP
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Xen
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (20.00%) Ansible
4 3 (15.00%) Packer
5 2 (10.00%) QRadar
5 2 (10.00%) Terraform
6 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Google
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) New Relic
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk