Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Reverse Proxy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reverse Proxy over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 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.

Reverse Proxy
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 822 784 795
Rank change year-on-year -38 +11 +30
Contract jobs citing Reverse Proxy 64 44 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.048% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.35% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 44
UK median daily rate £500 £338 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -16.67% -7.43%
10th Percentile £268 £292 £306
90th Percentile £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +38.15% -15.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £66.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -24.53% -
10th Percentile £17.40 £39.46 £65.63
90th Percentile £80.73 £52.50 £66.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.37 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year +4.73% - -

Reverse Proxy is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,303 12,643 16,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.34% 13.90% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,189 7,667 9,619
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £205 £206 £220
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 722 752 734
UK median hourly rate £19.02 £20.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% -23.81% +22.09%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £51.69 £47.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -30.91% +22.22%

Reverse Proxy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Proxy in the UK

Reverse Proxy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reverse Proxy in the UK

Reverse Proxy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Proxy over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Reverse Proxy in the UK

Reverse Proxy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Reverse Proxy in the UK

Reverse Proxy
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Proxy over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Reverse Proxy in the UK

Reverse Proxy
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Proxy within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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 -23 59 £500 +48.15% 10
UK excluding London +1 38 £466 +38.15% 8
London -43 26 £525 +5.00% 2
North of England -24 15 £283 -4.24% 3
South East -20 10 £525 +55.56% 1
Midlands -2 8 £478 +19.38% 1
North West -16 6 £265 -10.17%
West Midlands -14 5 £475 +18.75%
Scotland - 5 £400 -
North East - 5 £350 - 1
Yorkshire -21 4 £400 - 2
East Midlands - 3 £625 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Proxy 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 Reverse Proxy.

1 32 (50.00%) Linux
2 30 (46.88%) Firewall
3 25 (39.06%) VMware
4 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
5 22 (34.38%) Python
6 21 (32.81%) Apache
7 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (31.25%) nginx
8 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (29.69%) Docker
8 19 (29.69%) DevOps
9 18 (28.13%) Bash Shell
9 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
10 17 (26.56%) Windows
10 17 (26.56%) Ansible
11 16 (25.00%) VPN
11 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (23.44%) DNS
12 15 (23.44%) Jenkins
13 14 (21.88%) SSL
13 14 (21.88%) Scrum
13 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (20.31%) SAN
14 13 (20.31%) HAProxy
15 12 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
15 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
15 12 (18.75%) XML
15 12 (18.75%) LAMP

Reverse Proxy
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 (32.81%) Apache
2 20 (31.25%) nginx
3 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
4 8 (12.50%) Jetty
4 8 (12.50%) Mule ESB
4 8 (12.50%) WildFly
5 7 (10.94%) IIS
5 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
6 6 (9.38%) Confluence
6 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
7 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (7.81%) Skype for Business
8 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
10 2 (3.13%) CMS
10 2 (3.13%) Drupal
10 2 (3.13%) IPython
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.50%) Office 365
4 5 (7.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.69%) GitHub
6 1 (1.56%) npm
6 1 (1.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) Firewall
2 16 (25.00%) VPN
3 15 (23.44%) DNS
4 14 (21.88%) SSL
5 13 (20.31%) SAN
6 10 (15.63%) Internet
7 8 (12.50%) HTTP
8 7 (10.94%) LAN
8 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
9 6 (9.38%) VoIP
9 6 (9.38%) WAN
10 5 (7.81%) Kerberos
10 5 (7.81%) NAS
11 4 (6.25%) FTP
11 4 (6.25%) Network Security
12 3 (4.69%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (4.69%) MPLS
12 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (3.13%) BIG-IP
13 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
1 11 (17.19%) NoSQL
1 11 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) Big Data
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.56%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.44%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.50%) Gerrit
3 8 (12.50%) GitLab
3 8 (12.50%) JIRA
3 8 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 5 (7.81%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.25%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.25%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.69%) ClearCase
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.56%) gulp
8 1 (1.56%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (10.94%) Local Government
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Architect
3 9 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Security Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.13%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) LAMP
1 12 (18.75%) XML
2 10 (15.63%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (9.38%) CSS
4 6 (9.38%) CSS3
4 6 (9.38%) HTML
4 6 (9.38%) HTML5
4 6 (9.38%) JSON
4 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) WSDL
5 5 (7.81%) CreateJS
5 5 (7.81%) LDAP
5 5 (7.81%) lodash
6 4 (6.25%) Flash
7 2 (3.13%) Kafka
7 2 (3.13%) SOAP
8 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.56%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
1 10 (15.63%) PKI
2 7 (10.94%) User Experience
3 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 5 (7.81%) RIA
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.69%) Clustering
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.13%) Wiki
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.00%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Windows
3 12 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 11 (17.19%) Unix
5 9 (14.06%) CentOS
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.13%) CatOS
8 2 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (29.69%) DevOps
3 14 (21.88%) Scrum
4 12 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (14.06%) ITIL
6 8 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 8 (12.50%) Migration
7 6 (9.38%) Asynchronous Programming
7 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (9.38%) ERP
7 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) OOD
8 5 (7.81%) OOP
8 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.81%) Task Automation
8 5 (7.81%) TDD
8 5 (7.81%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) Python
2 18 (28.13%) Bash Shell
3 10 (15.63%) Perl
3 10 (15.63%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) Java
4 9 (14.06%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.38%) TypeScript
6 5 (7.81%) ActionScript
6 5 (7.81%) ActionScript 3.0
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) VBScript
9 1 (1.56%) ES6
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) CISSP
2 5 (7.81%) MCSE
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) CGEIT
4 3 (4.69%) CRISC
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.13%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) CCIE
6 1 (1.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (29.69%) Docker
3 11 (17.19%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (12.50%) vSphere
4 8 (12.50%) Xen
5 7 (10.94%) VirtualBox
6 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
7 5 (7.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (7.81%) XenApp
8 3 (4.69%) Samba
9 2 (3.13%) iptables
9 2 (3.13%) KVM
9 2 (3.13%) LXC
9 2 (3.13%) Postfix
9 2 (3.13%) Squid
9 2 (3.13%) vCloud
10 1 (1.56%) NFS
10 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (26.56%) Ansible
2 13 (20.31%) HAProxy
3 8 (12.50%) ZABBIX
4 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (7.81%) SCOM
5 5 (7.81%) WSUS
6 4 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (6.25%) Puppet
6 4 (6.25%) SmoothWall
7 3 (4.69%) HP SIM
7 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (4.69%) Nagios
7 3 (4.69%) Rundeck
7 3 (4.69%) SCCM
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (4.69%) Terraform
7 3 (4.69%) vCenter Server
7 3 (4.69%) vMotion
8 2 (3.13%) Capistrano
8 2 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) VMware
2 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 10 (15.63%) Citrix
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) Avaya
6 4 (6.25%) F5
6 4 (6.25%) HP
6 4 (6.25%) McAfee
6 4 (6.25%) NetApp
7 3 (4.69%) Altiris
7 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 3 (4.69%) Infoblox
8 2 (3.13%) CA
8 2 (3.13%) EMC
8 2 (3.13%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.13%) Informatica
8 2 (3.13%) Sophos