Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 November 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.

nginx
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 186 189
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 +11
Contract jobs citing nginx 39 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.73% 0.18% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.05% 1.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 6 0
Scotland median daily rate £700 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.11% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 773 819 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.52% 16.45% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 483 533
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.75%
10th Percentile £186 £220 £221
90th Percentile £538 £531 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 16
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.85% -2.38% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.14 £15.65 £13.38
90th Percentile £35.80 £26.88 £42.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.49% +2.34% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for nginx in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Edinburgh +25 32 £700 +33.33% 1
Glasgow - 7 £494 - 3
nginx
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for nginx.

1 38 (97.44%) Ansible
2 33 (84.62%) Docker
2 33 (84.62%) Puppet
3 31 (79.49%) Jenkins
4 27 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (64.10%) Python
6 24 (61.54%) DevOps
7 23 (58.97%) PaaS
7 23 (58.97%) IBM UrbanCode
7 23 (58.97%) npm
8 22 (56.41%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (56.41%) gulp
8 22 (56.41%) Shell Script
9 21 (53.85%) Java
9 21 (53.85%) Maven
9 21 (53.85%) Groovy
9 21 (53.85%) Gradle
9 21 (53.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (53.85%) Open Source
9 21 (53.85%) CircleCI
9 21 (53.85%) Travis CI
10 18 (46.15%) Linux
11 16 (41.03%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (41.03%) Terraform
12 15 (38.46%) Apache
13 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (33.33%) Artifactory
15 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
16 10 (25.64%) DNS
16 10 (25.64%) Firewall

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 21 (53.85%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (38.46%) Apache
3 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.13%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Drupal
5 2 (5.13%) MODX
5 2 (5.13%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (58.97%) npm
1 23 (58.97%) PaaS
2 16 (41.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (17.95%) OpenShift
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (5.13%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Akamai
6 2 (5.13%) Datadog
6 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (5.13%) IaaS
6 2 (5.13%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) DNS
1 10 (25.64%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) DSL
2 8 (20.51%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (79.49%) Jenkins
2 23 (58.97%) IBM UrbanCode
3 22 (56.41%) gulp
4 21 (53.85%) CircleCI
4 21 (53.85%) Gradle
4 21 (53.85%) Maven
4 21 (53.85%) Travis CI
5 13 (33.33%) Artifactory
6 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
6 8 (20.51%) GitLab
7 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.56%) Grunt
8 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Administrator
2 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Magento Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) LDAP
2 5 (12.82%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (10.26%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (5.13%) LAMP
5 2 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (5.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) LESS
6 1 (2.56%) Memcached
6 1 (2.56%) Sass
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Solaris
3 9 (23.08%) Windows
4 8 (20.51%) Unix
5 3 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) DevOps
2 21 (53.85%) Open Source
3 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Kanban
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Patch Management
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (12.82%) Business Transformation
8 4 (10.26%) Analytics
8 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) OWASP
10 2 (5.13%) Change Control
10 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) Shell Script
3 21 (53.85%) Groovy
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) Docker
2 22 (56.41%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) VMware NSX
5 2 (5.13%) iptables
5 2 (5.13%) Postfix
6 1 (2.56%) NFS
6 1 (2.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (97.44%) Ansible
2 33 (84.62%) Puppet
3 27 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (41.03%) Terraform
5 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (20.51%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
8 6 (15.38%) Prometheus
8 6 (15.38%) Xymon
9 4 (10.26%) HAProxy
10 3 (7.69%) Kibana
10 3 (7.69%) logstash
11 2 (5.13%) Fail2ban
11 2 (5.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Lets Encrypt
3 2 (5.13%) New Relic
3 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle