Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 February 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.

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UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 502 475 493
Rank change year-on-year -27 +18 -4
Contract jobs citing nginx 229 469 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.35% 2.94% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 320 330
UK median daily rate £540 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £363
90th Percentile £688 £700 £662
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,740 15,937 16,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.27% 16.22% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,214 10,313 10,831
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 334 367
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.38 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +1.97% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £18.05
% change year-on-year +10.14% -4.45% -4.99%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx.

Contractor hourly rate trend for nginx in the UK

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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 nginx within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 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 -56 202 £538 -2.27% 80
UK excluding London +18 132 £475 -5.00% 65
London -8 89 £550 -1.57% 26
North of England +8 39 £540 +2.86% 26
East of England +44 26 £438 -17.84% 3
South West +14 24 £500 +29.03% 3
South East +42 20 £475 -9.52% 18
Scotland +7 18 £593 -15.36% 7
North East +33 15 £450 +63.64% 3
North West +2 14 £650 -7.14% 9
Yorkshire +5 11 £675 +50.00% 14
West Midlands +44 4 £475 +5.56% 2
Midlands +22 4 £475 +18.75% 4
Wales +29 1 £388 - 4

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 with a requirement for nginx.

1 155 (67.69%) Linux
2 144 (62.88%) DevOps
3 114 (49.78%) Jenkins
4 113 (49.34%) Docker
5 106 (46.29%) Apache
5 106 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (45.85%) Python
6 105 (45.85%) AWS
7 93 (40.61%) Kubernetes
8 89 (38.86%) Git (software)
9 81 (35.37%) Java
10 80 (34.93%) Terraform
11 74 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
12 68 (29.69%) Ansible
13 67 (29.26%) Tomcat
14 66 (28.82%) Puppet
15 58 (25.33%) Microservices
16 57 (24.89%) Open Source
16 57 (24.89%) Security Cleared
17 55 (24.02%) MySQL
18 54 (23.58%) JIRA
19 53 (23.14%) GCP
20 52 (22.71%) HTTP
21 51 (22.27%) SC Cleared
22 50 (21.83%) Google
22 50 (21.83%) Configuration Management
23 48 (20.96%) .NET
24 47 (20.52%) Packer
25 45 (19.65%) Amazon EC2
25 45 (19.65%) JavaScript

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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
1 106 (46.29%) Apache
2 67 (29.26%) Tomcat
3 40 (17.47%) IIS
4 37 (16.16%) Confluence
5 34 (14.85%) WebSphere
6 30 (13.10%) Jetty
6 30 (13.10%) Mongrel
7 23 (10.04%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (6.11%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (3.06%) Apache Spark
9 7 (3.06%) JBoss
10 5 (2.18%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.75%) CMS
11 4 (1.75%) GemFire
12 2 (0.87%) Drupal
12 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.87%) WildFly
12 2 (0.87%) WordPress
13 1 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Magento
2 5 (2.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.87%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.44%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 105 (45.85%) AWS
2 53 (23.14%) GCP
3 45 (19.65%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (14.41%) Azure
5 30 (13.10%) Google App Engine
6 25 (10.92%) OpenShift
7 19 (8.30%) GitHub
8 15 (6.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (6.11%) Serverless
10 11 (4.80%) Amazon S3
11 8 (3.49%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (3.49%) Google Analytics
11 8 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (3.06%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (3.06%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (3.06%) PaaS
12 7 (3.06%) Route 53
13 6 (2.62%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (2.62%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.71%) HTTP
2 42 (18.34%) TCP/IP
3 41 (17.90%) DNS
4 37 (16.16%) SSL
5 32 (13.97%) DHCP
6 30 (13.10%) FTP
6 30 (13.10%) IPsec
7 6 (2.62%) SSH
7 6 (2.62%) VPN
8 5 (2.18%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (2.18%) Firewall
8 5 (2.18%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.75%) DSL
9 4 (1.75%) SAN
10 3 (1.31%) Internet
10 3 (1.31%) Network Security
11 2 (0.87%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.87%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.87%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.02%) MySQL
2 36 (15.72%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (14.85%) MongoDB
4 27 (11.79%) Relational Database
5 25 (10.92%) Redis
6 23 (10.04%) NoSQL
7 16 (6.99%) BigQuery
8 13 (5.68%) SQL Server
9 10 (4.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (2.18%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.75%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.31%) Big Data
13 3 (1.31%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (0.87%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 114 (49.78%) Jenkins
2 89 (38.86%) Git (software)
3 54 (23.58%) JIRA
4 38 (16.59%) Travis CI
5 24 (10.48%) Selenium
6 15 (6.55%) Cucumber
7 14 (6.11%) Vagrant
8 13 (5.68%) Mocha
8 13 (5.68%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (5.24%) GitLab
9 12 (5.24%) webpack
10 11 (4.80%) Maven
11 10 (4.37%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.37%) gulp
12 9 (3.93%) Ant
13 8 (3.49%) Gatling
13 8 (3.49%) Grunt
13 8 (3.49%) IntelliJ
13 8 (3.49%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (3.49%) Sublime Text
General
1 33 (14.41%) Public Sector
2 18 (7.86%) Banking
3 13 (5.68%) Finance
4 7 (3.06%) Publishing
4 7 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.18%) Advertising
6 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.31%) Russian Language
6 3 (1.31%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.87%) Electronics
7 2 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (38.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (29.26%) Developer
3 12 (5.24%) PHP Developer
4 9 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (3.93%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 9 (3.93%) Python Developer
5 8 (3.49%) Architect
5 8 (3.49%) Senior Developer
5 8 (3.49%) Site Engineer
5 8 (3.49%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 7 (3.06%) C# Developer
6 7 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (3.06%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (3.06%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (3.06%) React Developer
6 7 (3.06%) Software Engineer
7 6 (2.62%) Administrator
7 6 (2.62%) AWS Developer
7 6 (2.62%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (2.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.96%) .NET
2 38 (16.59%) Servlets
3 37 (16.16%) Node.js
4 36 (15.72%) React
5 34 (14.85%) AngularJS
6 32 (13.97%) Elastic Stack
6 32 (13.97%) J2EE
7 30 (13.10%) jQuery
7 30 (13.10%) LEMP Stack
8 24 (10.48%) CSS
8 24 (10.48%) RabbitMQ
8 24 (10.48%) Web Services
9 21 (9.17%) LAMP
10 18 (7.86%) Kafka
10 18 (7.86%) Laravel
11 17 (7.42%) HTML
11 17 (7.42%) REST
12 16 (6.99%) RESTful
13 15 (6.55%) Sass
14 14 (6.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.37%) Replication
3 8 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.06%) Clustering
5 6 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.18%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.75%) PKI
7 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.31%) Robotics
9 2 (0.87%) CMDB
9 2 (0.87%) User Experience
9 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.44%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.44%) iPhone
10 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 155 (67.69%) Linux
2 27 (11.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (10.92%) Windows
4 19 (8.30%) CentOS
4 19 (8.30%) Ubuntu
5 17 (7.42%) Unix
6 12 (5.24%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.75%) Debian
8 3 (1.31%) Solaris
8 3 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.44%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (62.88%) DevOps
2 106 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (25.33%) Microservices
5 57 (24.89%) Open Source
6 50 (21.83%) Configuration Management
7 38 (16.59%) Scrum
8 35 (15.28%) Kanban
9 34 (14.85%) Test Automation
10 22 (9.61%) MVC
11 21 (9.17%) OO
11 21 (9.17%) Software Engineering
12 20 (8.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 19 (8.30%) Workflow
14 18 (7.86%) Dashboard Development
15 15 (6.55%) Build Automation
16 14 (6.11%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (6.11%) Migration
17 12 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (5.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (45.85%) Python
2 81 (35.37%) Java
3 45 (19.65%) JavaScript
4 41 (17.90%) Groovy
5 36 (15.72%) PHP
6 31 (13.54%) Bash Shell
7 25 (10.92%) C#
7 25 (10.92%) Ruby
8 19 (8.30%) TypeScript
9 15 (6.55%) SQL
10 13 (5.68%) Perl
11 12 (5.24%) PowerShell
11 12 (5.24%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.93%) Scala
13 8 (3.49%) Go
13 8 (3.49%) Haskell
14 5 (2.18%) Java 8
15 4 (1.75%) ES6
15 4 (1.75%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (24.89%) Security Cleared
2 51 (22.27%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.62%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.75%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (1.31%) Degree
7 2 (0.87%) CCNA
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.44%) CEH
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) GDPR
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 113 (49.34%) Docker
2 38 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.10%) Xen
4 9 (3.93%) LXC
4 9 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.18%) Corosync
5 5 (2.18%) DRBD
5 5 (2.18%) FreeRADIUS
5 5 (2.18%) Gluster
5 5 (2.18%) GlusterFS
5 5 (2.18%) NFS
5 5 (2.18%) Postfix
6 3 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.31%) Varnish
7 2 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.87%) iptables
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 93 (40.61%) Kubernetes
2 80 (34.93%) Terraform
3 68 (29.69%) Ansible
4 66 (28.82%) Puppet
5 47 (20.52%) Packer
6 45 (19.65%) Consul
7 26 (11.35%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (10.48%) HAProxy
9 21 (9.17%) Grafana
10 15 (6.55%) Kibana
10 15 (6.55%) logstash
11 11 (4.80%) Prometheus
12 5 (2.18%) Pacemaker
13 4 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (1.75%) Nagios
14 3 (1.31%) Istio
14 3 (1.31%) Rancher
14 3 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (1.31%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 50 (21.83%) Google
2 45 (19.65%) VMware
3 41 (17.90%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.17%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.42%) Oracle
6 9 (3.93%) New Relic
7 8 (3.49%) Axway
8 7 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.62%) F5
9 6 (2.62%) IBM
9 6 (2.62%) Splunk
9 6 (2.62%) Zend
10 5 (2.18%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.75%) Black Duck
12 3 (1.31%) webMethods
13 2 (0.87%) Adobe
13 2 (0.87%) CA
13 2 (0.87%) Citrix
13 2 (0.87%) Micro Focus
13 2 (0.87%) SAP