Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 172 165
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7 +25
Contract jobs citing nginx 38 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.81% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.67% 1.41% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 8 2
Scotland median daily rate £700 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -4.76% +40.00%
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 670 779 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.25% 16.30% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 459 414
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £177 £213 £207
90th Percentile £575 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 17
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £15.03 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.25 £26.88 £39.80
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.53
% change year-on-year +2.56% -0.15% -7.00%

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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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +37 33 £700 +40.00% 1
Glasgow - 5 £275 - 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 36 (94.74%) Ansible
2 33 (86.84%) Docker
2 33 (86.84%) Jenkins
3 32 (84.21%) Puppet
4 27 (71.05%) Python
4 27 (71.05%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (68.42%) DevOps
6 25 (65.79%) npm
7 24 (63.16%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (63.16%) gulp
7 24 (63.16%) Shell Script
8 23 (60.53%) Java
8 23 (60.53%) Open Source
8 23 (60.53%) PaaS
8 23 (60.53%) Groovy
8 23 (60.53%) Maven
8 23 (60.53%) CircleCI
8 23 (60.53%) Travis CI
8 23 (60.53%) IBM UrbanCode
8 23 (60.53%) Gradle
8 23 (60.53%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (55.26%) Terraform
9 21 (55.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (39.47%) Linux
11 13 (34.21%) Apache
12 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
12 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (26.32%) DNS
13 10 (26.32%) Artifactory

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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 23 (60.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (34.21%) Apache
3 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) npm
2 23 (60.53%) PaaS
3 21 (55.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (13.16%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.63%) Serverless
7 1 (2.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 8 (21.05%) DSL
2 8 (21.05%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Redis
5 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Jenkins
2 24 (63.16%) gulp
3 23 (60.53%) CircleCI
3 23 (60.53%) Gradle
3 23 (60.53%) IBM UrbanCode
3 23 (60.53%) Maven
3 23 (60.53%) Travis CI
4 10 (26.32%) Artifactory
5 8 (21.05%) GitLab
6 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.63%) git-flow
7 1 (2.63%) Grunt
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) webpack
General
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Administrator
2 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Junior
4 2 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Magento Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) LDAP
2 5 (13.16%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) LAMP
4 3 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (7.89%) Node.js
5 2 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) LESS
5 2 (5.26%) Sass
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) Express
6 1 (2.63%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (2.63%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (2.63%) Memcached
6 1 (2.63%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) RESTful
6 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Solaris
4 8 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (10.53%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) DevOps
2 23 (60.53%) Open Source
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Kanban
4 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 6 (15.79%) Patch Management
5 6 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (5.26%) OWASP
9 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
10 1 (2.63%) BDD
10 1 (2.63%) Microservices
10 1 (2.63%) SOLID
10 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Python
2 24 (63.16%) Shell Script
3 23 (60.53%) Groovy
3 23 (60.53%) Java
4 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 33 (86.84%) Docker
2 24 (63.16%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (94.74%) Ansible
2 32 (84.21%) Puppet
3 27 (71.05%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (55.26%) Terraform
5 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (15.79%) Prometheus
7 6 (15.79%) Xymon
8 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
9 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
9 2 (5.26%) Kibana
9 2 (5.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle