Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 711 782 850
Rank change year-on-year +71 +68 -83
Contract jobs citing HAProxy 39 98 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.099% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.37% 0.67% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 71 45
UK median daily rate £428 £440 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.84% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £350 £400
90th Percentile £538 £675 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +9.54% -18.32% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 10,545 14,589 12,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.48% 14.67% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,104 9,742 8,150
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £306 £269
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 370 274
UK median hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.86% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.25 £11.08
90th Percentile £50.60 £47.90 £47.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year +2.86% +11.25% -17.75%

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 17 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HAProxy in the UK

HAProxy
Top 14 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 17 January 2020. 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 +82 37 £425 -15.00% 3
UK excluding London +88 33 £425 +9.54% 5
North of England +39 12 £300 -14.29%
Midlands +45 7 £325 -17.46% 1
London +74 6 £500 -9.09% 1
North East - 6 £430 -
West Midlands - 6 £325 - 1
South East +62 5 £525 +11.70% 1
South West +18 5 - -
North West - 4 £255 -
Yorkshire +44 2 £300 -14.29%
East of England +32 2 £500 +42.86%
Wales - 2 £525 - 2
East Midlands +12 1 £275 -30.16%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 34 (87.18%) Ansible
2 31 (79.49%) Linux
3 29 (74.36%) DevOps
4 26 (66.67%) AWS
5 25 (64.10%) Python
6 23 (58.97%) Jenkins
7 21 (53.85%) nginx
8 20 (51.28%) Apache
9 19 (48.72%) Bash Shell
10 18 (46.15%) Puppet
10 18 (46.15%) Docker
10 18 (46.15%) Load Balancing
11 17 (43.59%) Configuration Management
12 16 (41.03%) MySQL
13 15 (38.46%) DNS
13 15 (38.46%) CentOS
14 13 (33.33%) Kubernetes
15 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (30.77%) PowerShell
15 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (28.21%) Firewall
16 11 (28.21%) PHP
16 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (25.64%) Microservices
17 10 (25.64%) Web Services
17 10 (25.64%) LAMP
17 10 (25.64%) Ubuntu
18 9 (23.08%) Java
18 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
18 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP

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 21 (53.85%) nginx
2 20 (51.28%) Apache
3 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.69%) Confluence
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (66.67%) AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon S3
2 8 (20.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (17.95%) Azure
3 7 (17.95%) CloudFront
3 7 (17.95%) Route 53
4 6 (15.38%) OpenShift
4 6 (15.38%) Serverless
5 4 (10.26%) GCP
6 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.56%) GitHub
6 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 9 (23.08%) Internet
3 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.82%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (12.82%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security
6 3 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (5.13%) BGP
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.13%) HTTP
7 2 (5.13%) MPLS
7 2 (5.13%) SNMP
7 2 (5.13%) SSH
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) WAN
7 2 (5.13%) WLAN
8 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.51%) GitLab
4 7 (17.95%) Maven
5 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
6 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.69%) JIRA
7 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (12.82%) Public Sector
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) LAMP
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 9 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (23.08%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
3 7 (17.95%) REST
4 6 (15.38%) .NET
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Core
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) React
4 6 (15.38%) SOAP
4 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.69%) Kafka
5 3 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (7.69%) LDAP
6 2 (5.13%) CSS
6 2 (5.13%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Clustering
1 8 (20.51%) Public Cloud
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
5 4 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 2 (5.13%) CMDB
7 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) CentOS
3 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (25.64%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.13%) Windows
7 1 (2.56%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) DevOps
2 18 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 17 (43.59%) Configuration Management
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Microservices
6 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.95%) Build Automation
7 7 (17.95%) OOP
7 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
8 6 (15.38%) Data Management
8 6 (15.38%) Kanban
8 6 (15.38%) MVC
8 6 (15.38%) OO
8 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.82%) Network Design
10 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
11 3 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Python
2 19 (48.72%) Bash Shell
3 12 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 11 (28.21%) PHP
5 9 (23.08%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
7 6 (15.38%) C#
7 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (15.38%) TypeScript
8 3 (7.69%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) CFML
9 1 (2.56%) Go
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Docker
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.38%) Postfix
4 5 (12.82%) Corosync
4 5 (12.82%) DRBD
4 5 (12.82%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (5.13%) iptables
7 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (87.18%) Ansible
2 18 (46.15%) Puppet
3 13 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (23.08%) Terraform
6 5 (12.82%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (12.82%) Pacemaker
7 4 (10.26%) Kibana
7 4 (10.26%) Nagios
8 3 (7.69%) Salt
9 2 (5.13%) Grafana
9 2 (5.13%) logstash
9 2 (5.13%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (5.13%) WSUS
10 1 (2.56%) Consul
10 1 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (2.56%) Prometheus
10 1 (2.56%) yum
10 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.82%) Google
3 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) F5
3 3 (7.69%) Juniper
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 3 (7.69%) Splunk
3 3 (7.69%) Veeam
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.13%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.13%) Meraki
4 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
4 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.13%) VMware