Period
to 23 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HAProxy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HAProxy over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

HAProxy
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 764 776 761
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -18
Contract jobs citing HAProxy 69 131 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.96% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 74 54
UK median daily rate £468 £550 £516
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.54% +3.25%
10th Percentile £313 £400 £350
90th Percentile £601 £720 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -28.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

HAProxy is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,654 13,687 10,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.83% 13.25% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,157 9,102 6,949
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 374 233
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.05% -17.78%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.35 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -24.73%

HAProxy
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HAProxy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HAProxy over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HAProxy within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England +2 65 £470 -14.55% 16
UK excluding London +54 47 £400 -3.03% 12
North of England +30 25 £400 -11.11% 1
London -18 21 £525 -8.70% 6
North East +25 19 £397 +2.45%
Midlands +34 12 £413 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +27 11 £325 -40.91% 3
South East +12 7 £475 +11.76% 3
North West +29 6 £475 -13.64% 1
Scotland +14 3 £388 +1.11% 2
East Midlands - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HAProxy 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 with a requirement for HAProxy.

1 64 (92.75%) Linux
2 57 (82.61%) Ansible
3 54 (78.26%) DevOps
4 44 (63.77%) Docker
5 36 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (47.83%) Python
7 32 (46.38%) nginx
8 31 (44.93%) Kubernetes
9 28 (40.58%) Jenkins
9 28 (40.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (39.13%) Apache
10 27 (39.13%) Git (software)
11 26 (37.68%) Bash Shell
11 26 (37.68%) Terraform
12 24 (34.78%) Puppet
13 23 (33.33%) Configuration Management
13 23 (33.33%) SC Cleared
13 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
14 21 (30.43%) OpenShift
15 19 (27.54%) Amazon EC2
15 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (23.19%) JIRA
16 16 (23.19%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (23.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 16 (23.19%) CloudForms
17 15 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (21.74%) Amazon S3
17 15 (21.74%) Ubuntu
17 15 (21.74%) CentOS

HAProxy
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 32 (46.38%) nginx
2 27 (39.13%) Apache
3 12 (17.39%) Confluence
4 6 (8.70%) JBoss
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 36 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (30.43%) OpenShift
3 19 (27.54%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (23.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 15 (21.74%) Amazon S3
6 12 (17.39%) GitHub
7 10 (14.49%) CloudFront
8 8 (11.59%) Route 53
9 6 (8.70%) AWS CloudTrail
10 5 (7.25%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (7.25%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (7.25%) Serverless
11 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (2.90%) Datadog
12 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (2.90%) Slack
13 1 (1.45%) Fastly
13 1 (1.45%) Google Drive
13 1 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) Firewall
3 10 (14.49%) SSL
4 8 (11.59%) Internet
4 8 (11.59%) VPN
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.80%) DMZ
7 3 (4.35%) DHCP
7 3 (4.35%) IPsec
7 3 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (20.29%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.90%) Redis
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.45%) Big Data
8 1 (1.45%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (40.58%) Jenkins
2 27 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 16 (23.19%) JIRA
4 12 (17.39%) Bitbucket
5 11 (15.94%) GitLab
6 8 (11.59%) Artifactory
7 6 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
8 5 (7.25%) GoCD
9 3 (4.35%) Bitbucket Server
9 3 (4.35%) FishEye
9 3 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.90%) Maven
10 2 (2.90%) ScriptRunner
11 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.45%) JUnit
11 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
11 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.45%) Banking
1 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (10.14%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (10.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) JIRA Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) LAMP
2 12 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (14.49%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (13.04%) Web Services
5 8 (11.59%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (8.70%) LDAP
7 5 (7.25%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (7.25%) Middleware
8 4 (5.80%) Sensu
9 3 (4.35%) ModSecurity
10 2 (2.90%) CreateJS
10 2 (2.90%) CSS
10 2 (2.90%) CSS3
10 2 (2.90%) HTML
10 2 (2.90%) HTML5
10 2 (2.90%) JSON
10 2 (2.90%) lodash
10 2 (2.90%) Node.js
10 2 (2.90%) XML
11 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.35%) PKI
4 3 (4.35%) Wiki
5 2 (2.90%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) RIA
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 64 (92.75%) Linux
2 28 (40.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (21.74%) CentOS
3 15 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 6 (8.70%) Unix
5 5 (7.25%) CoreOS
6 4 (5.80%) Debian
7 3 (4.35%) Windows
8 1 (1.45%) VMS
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (78.26%) DevOps
2 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.49%) Open Source
6 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 9 (13.04%) Microservices
7 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (11.59%) High Availability
7 8 (11.59%) Scrum
8 7 (10.14%) ITIL
8 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.14%) Workflow
9 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.70%) Software Deployment
10 5 (7.25%) Capacity Management
10 5 (7.25%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (7.25%) Security Operations
10 5 (7.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Python
2 26 (37.68%) Bash Shell
3 9 (13.04%) Java
3 9 (13.04%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) PHP
4 7 (10.14%) Ruby
5 6 (8.70%) Go
6 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.90%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) RHCSA
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 44 (63.77%) Docker
2 14 (20.29%) Gluster
3 9 (13.04%) Squid
4 8 (11.59%) Snort
5 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.80%) Varnish
7 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.90%) Ceph
7 2 (2.90%) NFS
7 2 (2.90%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (1.45%) HDFS
8 1 (1.45%) PowerDNS
8 1 (1.45%) Samba
8 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (82.61%) Ansible
2 31 (44.93%) Kubernetes
3 26 (37.68%) Terraform
4 24 (34.78%) Puppet
5 16 (23.19%) CloudForms
6 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (14.49%) Graphite
8 9 (13.04%) Packer
9 7 (10.14%) ZABBIX
10 6 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (7.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (7.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (7.25%) Prometheus
11 5 (7.25%) Sysdig
12 4 (5.80%) Grafana
13 3 (4.35%) Consul
13 3 (4.35%) FortiGate
13 3 (4.35%) Icinga
13 3 (4.35%) Kibana
13 3 (4.35%) rkt
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Atlassian
2 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.59%) Dynatrace
4 5 (7.25%) SaltStack
4 5 (7.25%) TOWER Software
5 4 (5.80%) New Relic
6 3 (4.35%) Google
7 2 (2.90%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) Veeam
7 2 (2.90%) VMware
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) HP
8 1 (1.45%) hybris
8 1 (1.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.45%) WSO2