Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 22 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.

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UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 392 454 461
Rank change year-on-year +62 +7 +4
Contract jobs citing nginx 279 169 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.53% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.28% 2.05% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 146 123
UK excluding London median daily rate £512 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
90th Percentile £700 £638 £571
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,510 8,231 8,777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.06% 15.99% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,065 5,092 5,368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -0.64%
10th Percentile £258 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 304 293
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.30 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.12% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £11.76 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £42.90
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.42 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.99% +2.21% -9.52%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing nginx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for nginx in the UK excluding London

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Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 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
North of England +34 102 £700 +30.84% 37
South East -14 61 £513 +7.89% 23
North West +17 49 £700 +30.84% 18
Yorkshire +8 48 £450 -28.00% 15
Midlands +27 43 £400 -27.27% 9
Scotland +22 38 £700 +89.19% 2
East of England +32 29 £538 +7.50% 5
West Midlands -10 29 £405 -26.36% 4
South West -27 21 £381 -29.07% 11
East Midlands +23 13 £394 -28.41% 5
North East -12 5 £275 -56.00% 4
Wales - 4 £450 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £375 - 1
South Coast - 2 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for nginx.

1 205 (73.48%) Linux
2 186 (66.67%) DevOps
3 181 (64.87%) Jenkins
4 177 (63.44%) Python
5 162 (58.06%) Apache
6 150 (53.76%) Puppet
7 139 (49.82%) Docker
8 136 (48.75%) Java
9 129 (46.24%) Continuous Integration
10 127 (45.52%) Git (software)
11 119 (42.65%) Open Source
12 117 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
13 116 (41.58%) Ansible
14 113 (40.50%) Amazon AWS
15 104 (37.28%) Tomcat
15 104 (37.28%) SSL
16 102 (36.56%) Configuration Management
16 102 (36.56%) MongoDB
17 94 (33.69%) HTTP
18 90 (32.26%) JavaScript
19 87 (31.18%) TCP/IP
20 86 (30.82%) Servlets
20 86 (30.82%) Google
20 86 (30.82%) NoSQL
21 81 (29.03%) Ruby
21 81 (29.03%) Windows
22 79 (28.32%) Node.js
23 78 (27.96%) SQL
24 76 (27.24%) DNS
25 75 (26.88%) gulp

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 162 (58.06%) Apache
2 104 (37.28%) Tomcat
3 44 (15.77%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (15.41%) IIS
5 33 (11.83%) JBoss
6 32 (11.47%) WebLogic
7 31 (11.11%) WebSphere
8 30 (10.75%) Jetty
8 30 (10.75%) Mongrel
9 24 (8.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 19 (6.81%) OpenStack
11 17 (6.09%) Apache Spark
12 13 (4.66%) Confluence
13 7 (2.51%) Traefik
14 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.72%) lighttpd
14 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.72%) WordPress
15 1 (0.36%) CMS
15 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) InVision
1 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 113 (40.50%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (22.22%) GitHub
3 49 (17.56%) Google Analytics
4 43 (15.41%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (13.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 33 (11.83%) npm
7 31 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (10.39%) Google App Engine
9 26 (9.32%) PaaS
10 14 (5.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (4.66%) Route 53
12 10 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (2.87%) Slack
14 7 (2.51%) Serverless
14 7 (2.51%) Yarn
15 5 (1.79%) IaaS
15 5 (1.79%) OpenShift
15 5 (1.79%) SaaS
16 4 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 104 (37.28%) SSL
2 94 (33.69%) HTTP
3 87 (31.18%) TCP/IP
4 76 (27.24%) DNS
5 37 (13.26%) IPsec
6 31 (11.11%) DHCP
7 29 (10.39%) FTP
8 24 (8.60%) Firewall
9 14 (5.02%) VPN
10 9 (3.23%) Unicast
11 8 (2.87%) DSL
11 8 (2.87%) Internet
11 8 (2.87%) SSH
12 5 (1.79%) DMZ
13 4 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
14 2 (0.72%) AMQP
14 2 (0.72%) Network Security
14 2 (0.72%) X.509
15 1 (0.36%) BIG-IP
15 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (36.56%) MongoDB
2 86 (30.82%) NoSQL
3 69 (24.73%) MySQL
4 64 (22.94%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (13.62%) Redis
6 31 (11.11%) Hadoop
7 28 (10.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (9.68%) GIS
9 22 (7.89%) SQL Server
10 21 (7.53%) CouchDB
10 21 (7.53%) Riak
11 7 (2.51%) MariaDB
11 7 (2.51%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (2.15%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
15 2 (0.72%) Big Data
15 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 181 (64.87%) Jenkins
2 127 (45.52%) Git (software)
3 75 (26.88%) gulp
4 57 (20.43%) Selenium
5 52 (18.64%) Cucumber
6 51 (18.28%) Travis CI
7 50 (17.92%) Ant
7 50 (17.92%) Gatling
7 50 (17.92%) IntelliJ
7 50 (17.92%) Karma Test Runner
8 49 (17.56%) Grunt
9 46 (16.49%) Sublime Text
10 37 (13.26%) JUnit
11 35 (12.54%) Subversion
12 32 (11.47%) Eclipse
13 31 (11.11%) Maven
14 27 (9.68%) Mercurial
15 24 (8.60%) CircleCI
15 24 (8.60%) Gradle
16 23 (8.24%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 8 (2.87%) Finance
2 7 (2.51%) Retail
2 7 (2.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.43%) Advertising
4 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.08%) Marketing
5 2 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Law
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (33.33%) Developer
1 93 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (8.60%) Administrator
3 22 (7.89%) Python Developer
3 22 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 16 (5.73%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (5.02%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (5.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (5.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (4.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (4.66%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.30%) Scala Developer
9 8 (2.87%) Architect
9 8 (2.87%) React Developer
10 7 (2.51%) .NET Developer
10 7 (2.51%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (2.51%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (2.51%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (2.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (30.82%) Servlets
2 79 (28.32%) Node.js
3 69 (24.73%) CSS
4 63 (22.58%) AngularJS
5 61 (21.86%) J2EE
6 56 (20.07%) HTML
7 52 (18.64%) Gherkin
7 52 (18.64%) LEMP Stack
8 51 (18.28%) jQuery
9 48 (17.20%) JSON
10 45 (16.13%) HTML5
11 41 (14.70%) .NET
12 40 (14.34%) Spring
12 40 (14.34%) XML
13 39 (13.98%) REST
14 35 (12.54%) Play Framework
14 35 (12.54%) RabbitMQ
15 33 (11.83%) SOAP
16 32 (11.47%) EJB
16 32 (11.47%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.66%) PKI
2 12 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.87%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.51%) Cloud Native
4 7 (2.51%) Clustering
4 7 (2.51%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.51%) User Experience
5 6 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.08%) CMDB
7 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) Replication
7 1 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 205 (73.48%) Linux
2 81 (29.03%) Windows
3 56 (20.07%) Ubuntu
4 42 (15.05%) Unix
5 39 (13.98%) CentOS
6 25 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.30%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.23%) Solaris
9 7 (2.51%) SUSE
10 4 (1.43%) Debian
11 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.36%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (66.67%) DevOps
2 129 (46.24%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (42.65%) Open Source
4 117 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (36.56%) Configuration Management
6 74 (26.52%) Microservices
7 72 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 50 (17.92%) Lean Software Development
9 49 (17.56%) Analytics
10 34 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (12.19%) TDD
11 30 (10.75%) Software Engineering
12 27 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (6.09%) Deployment Automation
14 15 (5.38%) Load Balancing
15 14 (5.02%) Auto-Scaling
15 14 (5.02%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.02%) OO
15 14 (5.02%) Scrum
16 13 (4.66%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 177 (63.44%) Python
2 136 (48.75%) Java
3 90 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 81 (29.03%) Ruby
5 78 (27.96%) SQL
6 74 (26.52%) Perl
7 73 (26.16%) Groovy
8 64 (22.94%) Bash Shell
9 57 (20.43%) C#
10 54 (19.35%) PHP
11 50 (17.92%) Haskell
12 38 (13.62%) Scala
13 32 (11.47%) Shell Script
14 9 (3.23%) PHP 7
15 7 (2.51%) VB.NET
16 6 (2.15%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.79%) C++
17 5 (1.79%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.79%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.02%) BPSS Clearance
3 13 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.43%) Degree
5 2 (0.72%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.51%) GDPR
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.36%) GPG13
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 139 (49.82%) Docker
2 59 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.39%) Xen
4 24 (8.60%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (6.09%) Active Directory
6 9 (3.23%) vSphere
7 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.79%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.08%) iptables
8 3 (1.08%) KVM
9 2 (0.72%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.72%) Squid
9 2 (0.72%) Varnish
10 1 (0.36%) Ceph
10 1 (0.36%) etcd
10 1 (0.36%) flannel
10 1 (0.36%) Postfix
10 1 (0.36%) SkyDNS
10 1 (0.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 150 (53.76%) Puppet
2 116 (41.58%) Ansible
3 65 (23.30%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (20.07%) Terraform
5 54 (19.35%) Kibana
6 51 (18.28%) Grafana
7 38 (13.62%) Nagios
8 36 (12.90%) Kubernetes
9 27 (9.68%) HAProxy
10 19 (6.81%) Salt
11 16 (5.73%) ZABBIX
12 13 (4.66%) Icinga
13 9 (3.23%) Prometheus
13 9 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
14 8 (2.87%) Oracle ZFS
15 6 (2.15%) Packer
15 6 (2.15%) Xymon
16 5 (1.79%) logstash
17 4 (1.43%) Rundeck
18 3 (1.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 86 (30.82%) Google
2 65 (23.30%) VMware
3 49 (17.56%) Red Hat
4 48 (17.20%) Microsoft
5 25 (8.96%) Adobe
6 24 (8.60%) webMethods
7 17 (6.09%) Oracle
8 12 (4.30%) CheckPoint
8 12 (4.30%) Cisco
8 12 (4.30%) NetApp
9 8 (2.87%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.51%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.51%) HP
10 7 (2.51%) jetNEXUS
11 5 (1.79%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.43%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.08%) IBM
13 3 (1.08%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 2 (0.72%) F5