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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 587 602
Rank change year-on-year +49 +15  
Contract jobs citing HAProxy 49 65 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 1.08% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 22
Median daily rate £525 £500 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +20.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £603 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £588 £415
% change year-on-year -30.21% +41.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5006 6031 4804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.82% 11.37% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3281 3880 2960
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 137 162
Median hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.58% +43.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.46 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £39.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

HAProxy
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing HAProxy as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Top 13 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 48 £525 +5.00% 13
London -2 41 £525 +10.52% 8
Croydon +1 8 £525 +9.37%
South East +45 7 £410 -3.52% 2
City of London +5 5 £575 +21.05%
Surrey - 4 £420 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £450 - 1
Oxford - 2 £450 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £423 -
Gatwick - 1 £375 -
West Sussex - 1 £375 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HAProxy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HAProxy.

1 69 (76.67%) Linux
2 62 (68.89%) nginx
3 59 (65.56%) Docker
3 59 (65.56%) DevOps
4 56 (62.22%) Configuration Management
5 54 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 54 (60.00%) Puppet
6 52 (57.78%) Ansible
7 50 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
8 45 (50.00%) Apache
9 38 (42.22%) HTTP
9 38 (42.22%) MySQL
9 38 (42.22%) Bash Shell
10 37 (41.11%) logstash
10 37 (41.11%) Kubernetes
10 37 (41.11%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (40.00%) Load Balancing
11 36 (40.00%) Python
12 35 (38.89%) Security Cleared
12 35 (38.89%) Jenkins
13 34 (37.78%) Microservices
14 33 (36.67%) Ruby
14 33 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (35.56%) SC Cleared
15 32 (35.56%) Kibana
16 31 (34.44%) Elastic Stack
16 31 (34.44%) MongoDB
17 25 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (26.67%) Firewall
19 23 (25.56%) Artifactory

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 62 (68.89%) nginx
2 45 (50.00%) Apache
3 13 (14.44%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.33%) JBoss
5 3 (3.33%) Jetty
5 3 (3.33%) WildFly
6 2 (2.22%) CMS
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) Mule ESB
6 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.78%) GitHub
3 13 (14.44%) Quay.io
4 8 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (8.89%) Amazon S3
5 7 (7.78%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (7.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (7.78%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (7.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.22%) SaaS
8 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (42.22%) HTTP
2 24 (26.67%) Firewall
3 18 (20.00%) DNS
4 17 (18.89%) HTTPS
5 13 (14.44%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.22%) SSL
7 9 (10.00%) VPN
8 7 (7.78%) Internet
9 4 (4.44%) Network Security
10 3 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (3.33%) SSH
10 3 (3.33%) VoIP
11 2 (2.22%) AMQP
11 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (2.22%) OpenVPN
11 2 (2.22%) PuTTY
11 2 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.22%) MySQL
2 37 (41.11%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (34.44%) MongoDB
4 17 (18.89%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.78%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.44%) InfluxDB
8 3 (3.33%) Redis
9 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 35 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 23 (25.56%) Artifactory
4 18 (20.00%) GitLab
5 10 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.22%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.22%) JIRA
7 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.22%) Subversion
8 1 (1.11%) Ant
8 1 (1.11%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.11%) git-flow
8 1 (1.11%) GoCD
8 1 (1.11%) Grunt
8 1 (1.11%) JMeter
8 1 (1.11%) Maven
8 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (4.44%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.22%) Electronics
3 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Administrator
6 8 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) WebOps Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) Elastic Stack
2 20 (22.22%) Sensu
3 19 (21.11%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (20.00%) LAMP
5 17 (18.89%) LAPP Stack
6 15 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
7 12 (13.33%) Node.js
8 5 (5.56%) Web Services
9 3 (3.33%) Kafka
10 2 (2.22%) JMS
10 2 (2.22%) REST
10 2 (2.22%) ZeroMQ
11 1 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (1.11%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.11%) Ext JS
11 1 (1.11%) J2EE
11 1 (1.11%) libvirt
11 1 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.22%) AS400
1 2 (2.22%) Clustering
1 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.22%) iSeries
1 2 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (2.22%) Streaming Media
1 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (76.67%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) CoreOS
3 11 (12.22%) CentOS
3 11 (12.22%) Unix
3 11 (12.22%) Windows
4 9 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.33%) Debian
7 2 (2.22%) SUSE
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (65.56%) DevOps
2 56 (62.22%) Configuration Management
3 36 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 34 (37.78%) Microservices
5 33 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (21.11%) Open Source
8 18 (20.00%) Security Hardening
9 12 (13.33%) Task Automation
10 10 (11.11%) Web Operations
11 8 (8.89%) Scrum
12 7 (7.78%) Coaching
12 7 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.78%) TDD
13 6 (6.67%) ITIL
14 5 (5.56%) BDD
14 5 (5.56%) Change Management
14 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
14 5 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) Bash Shell
2 36 (40.00%) Python
3 33 (36.67%) Ruby
4 16 (17.78%) Go
4 16 (17.78%) Java
5 14 (15.56%) SQL
6 8 (8.89%) Perl
7 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.67%) Scala
8 5 (5.56%) PHP
9 4 (4.44%) C#
10 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 32 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) CCNP
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) RHCA
5 1 (1.11%) RHCE
5 1 (1.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 59 (65.56%) Docker
2 13 (14.44%) etcd
2 13 (14.44%) flannel
3 10 (11.11%) Ceph
3 10 (11.11%) GlusterFS
3 10 (11.11%) SkyDNS
4 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (7.78%) iptables
6 5 (5.56%) Snort
6 5 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (3.33%) pfSense
7 3 (3.33%) vCloud
7 3 (3.33%) Xen
8 2 (2.22%) Corosync
8 2 (2.22%) Postfix
8 2 (2.22%) Squid
8 2 (2.22%) vSphere
9 1 (1.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 54 (60.00%) Puppet
2 52 (57.78%) Ansible
3 37 (41.11%) Kubernetes
3 37 (41.11%) logstash
4 32 (35.56%) Kibana
5 21 (23.33%) Graphite
6 14 (15.56%) Grafana
7 13 (14.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 13 (14.44%) Nagios
7 13 (14.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 13 (14.44%) Prometheus
7 13 (14.44%) rkt
8 10 (11.11%) Sysdig
9 7 (7.78%) confd
9 7 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (7.78%) ZABBIX
10 4 (4.44%) Ambari
10 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (3.33%) Rundeck
11 3 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) VMware
2 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.67%) New Relic
4 5 (5.56%) Cisco
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) SAP
6 3 (3.33%) Hortonworks
6 3 (3.33%) Vyatta
7 2 (2.22%) BT
7 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.11%) F5
8 1 (1.11%) Google
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