Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 433 479 489
Rank change year-on-year +46 +10 +38
Contract jobs citing nginx 233 157 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.42% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 1.80% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 138 146
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £365 £306 £319
90th Percentile £700 £638 £548
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £460
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
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 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 8,956 8,719 10,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.31% 16.46% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,415 5,305 6,462
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £256 £237 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 320 379
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -3.52% +9.05%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £12.23
90th Percentile £47.42 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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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 12 November 2018.

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 12 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
North of England +25 96 £663 +23.83% 54
North West -6 45 £700 +30.84% 27
Midlands +19 44 £400 -19.05% 18
Scotland +18 38 £700 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire +4 37 £463 -13.55% 26
South East -20 37 £433 +8.13% 22
West Midlands -7 35 £435 -11.97% 9
East of England +27 29 £538 +2.38% 18
North East +6 14 £400 -36.00% 1
East Midlands +25 9 £400 -11.11% 9
South West -41 6 £344 -31.25% 15
Wales - 2 £450 - 4
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UK

For the 6 months to 12 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for nginx.

1 181 (77.68%) Linux
2 167 (71.67%) Jenkins
3 162 (69.53%) DevOps
4 150 (64.38%) Python
5 143 (61.37%) Puppet
6 125 (53.65%) Apache
6 125 (53.65%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (52.36%) Java
8 120 (51.50%) Docker
9 110 (47.21%) Git (software)
10 109 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
11 105 (45.06%) Ansible
12 97 (41.63%) Open Source
13 95 (40.77%) Amazon AWS
13 95 (40.77%) SSL
14 93 (39.91%) Configuration Management
15 91 (39.06%) Tomcat
16 90 (38.63%) MongoDB
17 83 (35.62%) JavaScript
18 82 (35.19%) HTTP
18 82 (35.19%) Google
19 81 (34.76%) TCP/IP
20 80 (34.33%) Windows
21 75 (32.19%) Servlets
22 74 (31.76%) Ruby
23 72 (30.90%) Perl
24 71 (30.47%) NoSQL
25 69 (29.61%) Groovy
26 68 (29.18%) DNS
27 65 (27.90%) Opscode Chef

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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
1 125 (53.65%) Apache
2 91 (39.06%) Tomcat
3 34 (14.59%) IIS
4 27 (11.59%) WebSphere
5 25 (10.73%) Jetty
5 25 (10.73%) Mongrel
6 23 (9.87%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (9.44%) Cloud Foundry
8 21 (9.01%) JBoss
9 20 (8.58%) WebLogic
10 15 (6.44%) Apache Spark
10 15 (6.44%) OpenStack
11 11 (4.72%) Confluence
12 5 (2.15%) lighttpd
12 5 (2.15%) WordPress
13 4 (1.72%) CMS
13 4 (1.72%) Drupal
14 2 (0.86%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.86%) MODX
14 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 95 (40.77%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (21.03%) Google Analytics
3 44 (18.88%) GitHub
4 33 (14.16%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (11.16%) PaaS
7 25 (10.73%) Google App Engine
7 25 (10.73%) npm
8 20 (8.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (4.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (4.29%) Route 53
11 9 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (3.00%) OpenShift
13 5 (2.15%) IaaS
13 5 (2.15%) Slack
14 3 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (1.29%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.86%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 95 (40.77%) SSL
2 82 (35.19%) HTTP
3 81 (34.76%) TCP/IP
4 68 (29.18%) DNS
5 28 (12.02%) IPsec
6 27 (11.59%) DHCP
6 27 (11.59%) Firewall
7 25 (10.73%) FTP
8 17 (7.30%) Reverse Proxy
9 13 (5.58%) Internet
10 12 (5.15%) VPN
11 9 (3.86%) DSL
11 9 (3.86%) Unicast
12 8 (3.43%) SSH
13 3 (1.29%) DMZ
14 2 (0.86%) Network Security
14 2 (0.86%) SAN
14 2 (0.86%) X.509
15 1 (0.43%) NAS
15 1 (0.43%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (38.63%) MongoDB
2 71 (30.47%) NoSQL
3 60 (25.75%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (17.60%) MySQL
5 27 (11.59%) Hadoop
6 22 (9.44%) Redis
7 19 (8.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (6.87%) CouchDB
8 16 (6.87%) GIS
9 15 (6.44%) Riak
10 14 (6.01%) SQL Server
11 9 (3.86%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (2.15%) Big Data
12 5 (2.15%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.43%) Amazon Aurora
14 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 167 (71.67%) Jenkins
2 110 (47.21%) Git (software)
3 60 (25.75%) gulp
4 53 (22.75%) Selenium
5 48 (20.60%) Ant
5 48 (20.60%) IntelliJ
6 47 (20.17%) Cucumber
6 47 (20.17%) Gatling
7 45 (19.31%) Travis CI
8 38 (16.31%) Grunt
9 37 (15.88%) Karma Test Runner
10 36 (15.45%) Sublime Text
11 27 (11.59%) Maven
12 26 (11.16%) Subversion
13 25 (10.73%) Vagrant
14 24 (10.30%) IBM UrbanCode
14 24 (10.30%) JUnit
15 23 (9.87%) Bitbucket
15 23 (9.87%) CircleCI
15 23 (9.87%) Gradle
General
1 11 (4.72%) Finance
2 6 (2.58%) Retail
2 6 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.43%) Advertising
4 1 (0.43%) Banking
4 1 (0.43%) Law
4 1 (0.43%) Legal
4 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (34.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 72 (30.90%) Developer
3 25 (10.73%) Administrator
4 21 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (8.58%) Linux Administrator
6 18 (7.73%) Java Developer
7 17 (7.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (7.30%) Scala Developer
8 16 (6.87%) Python Developer
9 13 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (4.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (4.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.86%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.00%) Senior DevOps
13 7 (3.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 6 (2.58%) AWS Engineer
14 6 (2.58%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (2.58%) Python Engineer
14 6 (2.58%) Unix Administrator
14 6 (2.58%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (32.19%) Servlets
2 61 (26.18%) Node.js
3 60 (25.75%) CSS
4 48 (20.60%) Gherkin
5 44 (18.88%) J2EE
6 43 (18.45%) JSON
6 43 (18.45%) XML
7 40 (17.17%) AngularJS
7 40 (17.17%) HTML
8 37 (15.88%) jQuery
9 31 (13.30%) LEMP Stack
10 30 (12.88%) HTML5
10 30 (12.88%) Play Framework
11 26 (11.16%) .NET
12 25 (10.73%) LAPP Stack
12 25 (10.73%) REST
12 25 (10.73%) Spring
13 23 (9.87%) Elastic Stack
13 23 (9.87%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (9.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.15%) PKI
2 7 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (3.00%) RIA
2 7 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.15%) Clustering
3 5 (2.15%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.86%) CMDB
5 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.86%) NHS
5 2 (0.86%) Replication
5 2 (0.86%) User Experience
5 2 (0.86%) Wiki
6 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 181 (77.68%) Linux
2 80 (34.33%) Windows
3 52 (22.32%) Ubuntu
4 38 (16.31%) Unix
5 32 (13.73%) CentOS
6 25 (10.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (5.58%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.86%) Solaris
9 5 (2.15%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.29%) Debian
10 3 (1.29%) SUSE
10 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.86%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.86%) VMS
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.43%) Android
12 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.43%) HPUX
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (69.53%) DevOps
2 125 (53.65%) Continuous Integration
3 109 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (41.63%) Open Source
5 93 (39.91%) Configuration Management
6 62 (26.61%) Test Automation
7 54 (23.18%) Analytics
8 52 (22.32%) Microservices
9 27 (11.59%) Scrum
9 27 (11.59%) TDD
10 25 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (9.01%) Software Engineering
12 20 (8.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (6.44%) Deployment Automation
14 14 (6.01%) Virtual Environments
15 13 (5.58%) Load Balancing
16 12 (5.15%) ITIL
16 12 (5.15%) Process Improvement
16 12 (5.15%) Test Strategy
17 11 (4.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 150 (64.38%) Python
2 122 (52.36%) Java
3 83 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 74 (31.76%) Ruby
5 72 (30.90%) Perl
6 69 (29.61%) Groovy
7 63 (27.04%) Bash Shell
8 52 (22.32%) SQL
9 51 (21.89%) C#
10 48 (20.60%) Haskell
11 36 (15.45%) Scala
12 28 (12.02%) Shell Script
13 26 (11.16%) PHP
14 9 (3.86%) TypeScript
15 8 (3.43%) ActionScript
15 8 (3.43%) ActionScript 3.0
16 5 (2.15%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.15%) XQuery
17 4 (1.72%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.72%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 15 (6.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.72%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.15%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.29%) GDPR
2 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.43%) GPG13
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 120 (51.50%) Docker
2 57 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.73%) Xen
4 24 (10.30%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (4.72%) Active Directory
6 8 (3.43%) Postfix
6 8 (3.43%) Varnish
6 8 (3.43%) VirtualBox
7 5 (2.15%) iptables
8 4 (1.72%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.72%) vSphere
9 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.86%) Ceph
10 2 (0.86%) etcd
10 2 (0.86%) flannel
10 2 (0.86%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.86%) NFS
10 2 (0.86%) SkyDNS
11 1 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 143 (61.37%) Puppet
2 105 (45.06%) Ansible
3 65 (27.90%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (22.75%) Kibana
5 52 (22.32%) Terraform
6 50 (21.46%) Grafana
7 43 (18.45%) Nagios
8 34 (14.59%) Kubernetes
9 32 (13.73%) HAProxy
10 15 (6.44%) Salt
11 14 (6.01%) ZABBIX
12 10 (4.29%) Icinga
13 9 (3.86%) Prometheus
13 9 (3.86%) Red Hat Satellite
13 9 (3.86%) Rundeck
14 8 (3.43%) Oracle ZFS
15 7 (3.00%) Packer
16 6 (2.58%) logstash
16 6 (2.58%) Xymon
17 5 (2.15%) Cacti
Vendors
1 82 (35.19%) Google
2 61 (26.18%) VMware
3 41 (17.60%) Red Hat
4 32 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 28 (12.02%) Adobe
6 22 (9.44%) Oracle
7 15 (6.44%) webMethods
8 12 (5.15%) CheckPoint
8 12 (5.15%) NetApp
9 9 (3.86%) Atlassian
9 9 (3.86%) IBM
10 8 (3.43%) Cisco
11 5 (2.15%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.72%) HP
12 4 (1.72%) Juniper
12 4 (1.72%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.72%) Splunk
13 3 (1.29%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.29%) jetNEXUS
13 3 (1.29%) New Relic