Period
to 12 December 2018

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 6 months to 12 December 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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England > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 170 202
Rank change year-on-year +7 +32 +29
Contract jobs citing nginx 57 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.44% 3.67% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 20
North West median daily rate £700 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.84% +18.89% +5.88%
England median daily rate £550 £500 £460
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 885 873 1,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.72% 15.36% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 558 684
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £166 £243 £263
90th Percentile £645 £600 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 30 33
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +50.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.75 £20.73
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing nginx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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 6 months to 12 December 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
Manchester +21 49 £700 +71.78% 11
Cheshire -1 7 £438 -18.22% 1
Merseyside -7 1 £400 - 2
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England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 North West region with a requirement for nginx.

1 51 (89.47%) DevOps
2 50 (87.72%) Jenkins
3 48 (84.21%) Puppet
4 47 (82.46%) Java
5 39 (68.42%) Ansible
6 38 (66.67%) Python
6 38 (66.67%) Travis CI
7 37 (64.91%) Opscode Chef
7 37 (64.91%) Open Source
8 33 (57.89%) Docker
9 29 (50.88%) PaaS
10 28 (49.12%) Maven
10 28 (49.12%) npm
11 27 (47.37%) CircleCI
11 27 (47.37%) Virtual Machines
11 27 (47.37%) IBM UrbanCode
11 27 (47.37%) Groovy
11 27 (47.37%) Cloud Foundry
11 27 (47.37%) Gradle
11 27 (47.37%) gulp
12 26 (45.61%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (45.61%) Linux
12 26 (45.61%) Shell Script
13 25 (43.86%) Terraform
14 21 (36.84%) Apache
14 21 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
15 19 (33.33%) HTTP
16 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
16 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (31.58%) Configuration Management

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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 27 (47.37%) Cloud Foundry
2 21 (36.84%) Apache
3 14 (24.56%) IIS
3 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
4 11 (19.30%) Jetty
4 11 (19.30%) Mongrel
4 11 (19.30%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 29 (50.88%) PaaS
2 28 (49.12%) npm
3 26 (45.61%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (17.54%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (17.54%) Google App Engine
7 10 (17.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.51%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (3.51%) IaaS
10 1 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.75%) Route 53
10 1 (1.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) HTTP
2 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 17 (29.82%) DNS
3 17 (29.82%) SSL
4 10 (17.54%) DHCP
4 10 (17.54%) FTP
4 10 (17.54%) IPsec
5 8 (14.04%) Internet
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) Big Data
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (87.72%) Jenkins
2 38 (66.67%) Travis CI
3 28 (49.12%) Maven
4 27 (47.37%) CircleCI
4 27 (47.37%) Gradle
4 27 (47.37%) gulp
4 27 (47.37%) IBM UrbanCode
5 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 5 (8.77%) JIRA
7 3 (5.26%) Selenium
8 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.75%) Babel
9 1 (1.75%) GitLab
9 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.75%) TestRail
9 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
1 2 (3.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (7.02%) Developer
3 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (1.75%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (1.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.75%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (1.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.75%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (1.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (1.75%) Python Developer
5 1 (1.75%) React Developer
5 1 (1.75%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (1.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.75%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) Servlets
2 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) J2EE
3 6 (10.53%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (10.53%) WSGI
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) Node.js
5 2 (3.51%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.51%) Flask
5 2 (3.51%) LAMP
5 2 (3.51%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.51%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.75%) Django
6 1 (1.75%) React
6 1 (1.75%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Clustering
1 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
1 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) VMS
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (89.47%) DevOps
2 37 (64.91%) Open Source
3 18 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (28.07%) Test Automation
5 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
6 9 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.53%) Load Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
10 2 (3.51%) Analytics
10 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) Microservices
10 2 (3.51%) Migration
11 1 (1.75%) Auto-Scaling
11 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.75%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (82.46%) Java
2 38 (66.67%) Python
3 27 (47.37%) Groovy
4 26 (45.61%) Shell Script
5 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) Prolog
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Docker
2 27 (47.37%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (17.54%) Xen
5 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (84.21%) Puppet
2 39 (68.42%) Ansible
3 37 (64.91%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (43.86%) Terraform
5 6 (10.53%) Salt
6 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.51%) Packer
7 2 (3.51%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.75%) Kibana
8 1 (1.75%) logstash
8 1 (1.75%) Nagios
8 1 (1.75%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) VMware
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Meraki