Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 780 582 716
Rank change year-on-year -198 +134 +74
Contract jobs citing HAProxy 60 23 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.055% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 25
10th Percentile £413 £400 £263
25th Percentile £469 £450 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £630 £538 £430
Median % change year-on-year +17.21% +25.00% -9.47%
75th Percentile £688 £650 £500
90th Percentile £760 £660 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £613 £428
% change year-on-year -18.37% +43.27% +8.50%

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 14,033 7,014 10,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.28% 16.88% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,107 4,945 7,338
10th Percentile £363 £313 £263
25th Percentile £463 £406 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £575 £588
90th Percentile £713 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 158 281
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.65 £12.44
25th Percentile £15.56 £16.07 £14.13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -21.57% +41.67% +2.86%
75th Percentile £45.60 £53.00 £28.75
90th Percentile £65.40 £63.63 £48.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -21.28% +34.29% -

HAProxy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HAProxy.

Daily rate trend for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HAProxy over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -160 52 £650 +19.27% 19
London -153 32 £650 +36.84% 10
UK excluding London -112 21 £500 -18.37% 8
Work from Home -145 11 £513 +7.89% 5
North of England - 7 £640 - 5
North West - 7 £640 - 4
South East -67 4 £500 -21.88% 1
Scotland - 4 £428 -
Midlands - 3 £400 - 2
South West -50 2 £350 -41.67%
West Midlands - 2 £350 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £530 -
East of England - 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 54 (90.00%) Linux
2 52 (86.67%) Ansible
3 49 (81.67%) DevOps
4 44 (73.33%) Kubernetes
5 43 (71.67%) Terraform
6 37 (61.67%) DNS
7 36 (60.00%) CI/CD
8 35 (58.33%) Python
9 34 (56.67%) VMware
9 34 (56.67%) nginx
9 34 (56.67%) Bash
10 31 (51.67%) Docker
10 31 (51.67%) AWS
11 30 (50.00%) ZABBIX
11 30 (50.00%) Prometheus
12 29 (48.33%) Red Hat
12 29 (48.33%) Consul
13 26 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (41.67%) CentOS
14 25 (41.67%) MySQL
15 24 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
15 24 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
16 23 (38.33%) Debian
16 23 (38.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 23 (38.33%) Docker Swarm
17 22 (36.67%) Puppet
18 21 (35.00%) PaaS
18 21 (35.00%) Jenkins
18 21 (35.00%) Configuration Management
19 20 (33.33%) Git (software)

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 34 (56.67%) nginx
2 14 (23.33%) OpenStack
2 14 (23.33%) Traefik
3 8 (13.33%) Apache
3 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (11.67%) JBoss
4 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) Documentum
5 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (51.67%) AWS
2 24 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (38.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 21 (35.00%) PaaS
5 17 (28.33%) GCP
5 17 (28.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 12 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
7 9 (15.00%) Amazon ECS
7 9 (15.00%) Amazon S3
8 8 (13.33%) AWS Fargate
8 8 (13.33%) CloudFront
9 7 (11.67%) Akamai
9 7 (11.67%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (11.67%) AWS Direct Connect
9 7 (11.67%) IaaS
10 6 (10.00%) Azure
11 5 (8.33%) GitHub
12 2 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) DNS
2 17 (28.33%) SSL
3 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.67%) OpenLDAP
5 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 4 (6.67%) Firewall
6 4 (6.67%) SNMP
7 3 (5.00%) VPN
8 2 (3.33%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.33%) HTTP
8 2 (3.33%) IPsec
8 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.67%) GLBP
9 1 (1.67%) HSRP
9 1 (1.67%) MPLS
9 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.67%) VLAN
9 1 (1.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) MySQL
2 18 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (26.67%) Hadoop
4 14 (23.33%) Couchbase
5 7 (11.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (11.67%) Redshift Spectrum
6 4 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (6.67%) InfluxDB
7 3 (5.00%) MariaDB
7 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.33%) DTS
8 2 (3.33%) Redis
9 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.67%) TimescaleDB
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (30.00%) GitLab
4 14 (23.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.67%) Games
2 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.67%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.67%) Documentation Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Social Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (23.33%) cloud-init
2 14 (23.33%) gRPC
2 14 (23.33%) JWT
2 14 (23.33%) Kafka
2 14 (23.33%) OAuth
3 11 (18.33%) LAMP
4 5 (8.33%) LDAP
5 3 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (3.33%) Spring
7 1 (1.67%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) Node.js
7 1 (1.67%) POSIX
7 1 (1.67%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) PKI
2 14 (23.33%) Clustering
3 8 (13.33%) Public Cloud
4 6 (10.00%) Video on Demand
5 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.33%) iPad
6 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.67%) Derivative
7 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Online Games
7 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Linux
2 26 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (41.67%) CentOS
4 23 (38.33%) Debian
5 16 (26.67%) Ubuntu
6 14 (23.33%) Unix
7 13 (21.67%) Windows
8 7 (11.67%) Amazon Linux
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (5.00%) Solaris
10 2 (3.33%) CoreOS
10 2 (3.33%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (81.67%) DevOps
2 36 (60.00%) CI/CD
3 21 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (31.67%) Load Balancing
5 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (23.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (23.33%) Data Protection
6 14 (23.33%) Database Security
6 14 (23.33%) Key Management
6 14 (23.33%) Observability
6 14 (23.33%) SDLC
6 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
6 14 (23.33%) Validation
7 11 (18.33%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (18.33%) Migration
8 9 (15.00%) ITIL
8 9 (15.00%) Microservices
9 7 (11.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) Python
2 34 (56.67%) Bash
3 16 (26.67%) Go
4 15 (25.00%) Ruby
5 9 (15.00%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) SQL
6 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (10.00%) Perl
8 5 (8.33%) PHP
9 2 (3.33%) C-shell
9 2 (3.33%) Groovy
9 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) NCSC
2 2 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (51.67%) Docker
2 19 (31.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.33%) vCloud
4 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (8.33%) NFS
6 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.67%) vSphere
7 3 (5.00%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (3.33%) Samba
8 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.67%) Btrfs
9 1 (1.67%) Corosync
9 1 (1.67%) DRBD
9 1 (1.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.67%) Firmware
9 1 (1.67%) GlusterFS
9 1 (1.67%) iptables
9 1 (1.67%) pfSense
9 1 (1.67%) Shibboleth
9 1 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 52 (86.67%) Ansible
2 44 (73.33%) Kubernetes
3 43 (71.67%) Terraform
4 30 (50.00%) Prometheus
4 30 (50.00%) ZABBIX
5 29 (48.33%) Consul
6 23 (38.33%) Docker Swarm
7 22 (36.67%) Puppet
8 19 (31.67%) Grafana
9 14 (23.33%) Fluentd
9 14 (23.33%) Graphite
9 14 (23.33%) Istio
9 14 (23.33%) linkerd
9 14 (23.33%) Packer
9 14 (23.33%) Podman
10 7 (11.67%) Nagios
11 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (5.00%) Nessus
13 2 (3.33%) Avamar
13 2 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) VMware
2 29 (48.33%) Red Hat
3 17 (28.33%) Splunk
4 16 (26.67%) CA
5 15 (25.00%) PagerDuty
6 14 (23.33%) CyberArk
6 14 (23.33%) Sonatype
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (6.67%) Actifio
9 3 (5.00%) Commvault
9 3 (5.00%) NetApp
10 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco
10 2 (3.33%) Dynatrace
10 2 (3.33%) Hortonworks
10 2 (3.33%) HP
10 2 (3.33%) New Relic
11 1 (1.67%) Dell
11 1 (1.67%) F5
11 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow