Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Reverse Proxy
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 802 743 825
Rank change year-on-year -59 +82 -53
Contract jobs citing Reverse Proxy 75 138 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.13% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.85% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 65 40
UK median daily rate £488 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.71% +1.19%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £213
90th Percentile £625 £546 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -8.00% -11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
UK median hourly rate £14.41 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.41 - -

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 14147 16251 15798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.72% 15.52% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8605 9813 9138
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £181 £215 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 745 827 1017
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +17.07% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.65 £48.15 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.04 £25.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year -27.84% +19.23% +4.84%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -45 71 £488 -0.76% 3
UK excluding London +17 43 £345 -8.00% 1
London -80 32 £488 -2.50% 1
South East -4 13 £550 +71.88%
Midlands +30 12 £320 -1.54%
North of England +42 9 £345 -13.75%
West Midlands +30 9 - -
Yorkshire +12 7 £363 -19.44%
South West - 5 £338 -
Scotland -7 4 - -
East Midlands +2 3 £320 -1.54%
North West +23 2 £310 +2.48%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Proxy 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 Reverse Proxy.

1 50 (66.67%) Firewall
2 32 (42.67%) Windows
3 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (38.67%) Cisco
4 29 (38.67%) DNS
5 26 (34.67%) Linux
6 23 (30.67%) VPN
7 22 (29.33%) Unix
8 21 (28.00%) ITIL
8 21 (28.00%) Citrix
9 20 (26.67%) PKI
10 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
10 19 (25.33%) Apache
11 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (22.67%) SSL
13 16 (21.33%) SQL
13 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
13 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (20.00%) Load Balancing
15 14 (18.67%) Network Security
15 14 (18.67%) Web Services
16 13 (17.33%) Java
16 13 (17.33%) Internet
16 13 (17.33%) Information Security
17 12 (16.00%) Windows Server
18 11 (14.67%) VMware
18 11 (14.67%) CISSP
18 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
18 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (14.67%) Degree

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 19 (25.33%) Apache
2 10 (13.33%) IIS
2 10 (13.33%) nginx
3 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (9.33%) EPiServer
5 7 (9.33%) JBoss
5 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
6 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (6.67%) Confluence
7 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.33%) Jetty
9 1 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (12.00%) Office 365
4 8 (10.67%) PaaS
5 6 (8.00%) SaaS
6 5 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (5.33%) IaaS
8 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.33%) Route 53
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (66.67%) Firewall
2 29 (38.67%) DNS
3 23 (30.67%) VPN
4 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (22.67%) SSL
6 14 (18.67%) Network Security
7 13 (17.33%) Internet
8 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (13.33%) SAN
10 8 (10.67%) NAS
11 7 (9.33%) LAN
11 7 (9.33%) WAN
12 6 (8.00%) LDAP
12 6 (8.00%) PBX
12 6 (8.00%) VoIP
13 5 (6.67%) FTP
13 5 (6.67%) HTTP
13 5 (6.67%) MPLS
13 5 (6.67%) S/MIME
13 5 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Redis
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 5 (6.67%) JIRA
2 5 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.33%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) GitLab
4 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) German Language
3 1 (1.33%) Local Government
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Application Security Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) IT Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Consultant
4 8 (10.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Technical Security Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.33%) Server Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) Web Services
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) CSS
2 7 (9.33%) J2EE
3 5 (6.67%) LAMP
3 5 (6.67%) Middleware
4 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (4.00%) WAP
6 2 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.67%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.33%) COM
7 1 (1.33%) Django
7 1 (1.33%) JSON
7 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.33%) OAuth
7 1 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.33%) SAML
7 1 (1.33%) WCF
7 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) PKI
2 9 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.67%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Replication
3 5 (6.67%) Smartcard
4 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.33%) CESG
7 1 (1.33%) Handset
7 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Linux
3 22 (29.33%) Unix
4 12 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.33%) Solaris
6 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.00%) CentOS
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.33%) AIX
10 1 (1.33%) CatOS
10 1 (1.33%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 13 (17.33%) Information Security
5 10 (13.33%) Analytics
5 10 (13.33%) DevOps
5 10 (13.33%) SDLC
5 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (12.00%) OWASP
6 9 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (12.00%) Secure Coding
6 9 (12.00%) SIEM
7 8 (10.67%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (10.67%) Information Governance
7 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.33%) Change Management
8 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.33%) Information Assurance
9 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) Java
3 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (10.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.33%) Python
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) Perl
6 3 (4.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) CISSP
2 11 (14.67%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.67%) CGEIT
4 8 (10.67%) CRISC
5 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CCNA
6 3 (4.00%) CCNP
7 2 (2.67%) CCSE
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) ISEB
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
3 5 (6.67%) ISA Server
4 4 (5.33%) Docker
4 4 (5.33%) iptables
4 4 (5.33%) Postfix
4 4 (5.33%) Samba
4 4 (5.33%) Squid
5 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.67%) vCloud
7 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.33%) LXC
7 1 (1.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Ansible
2 6 (8.00%) Nessus
3 5 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Nagios
3 5 (6.67%) SCOM
3 5 (6.67%) Terraform
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (5.33%) Nmap
4 4 (5.33%) Puppet
5 3 (4.00%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.67%) Kibana
6 2 (2.67%) logstash
6 2 (2.67%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (2.67%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.67%) Salt
6 2 (2.67%) SCCM
6 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.33%) OPNET
7 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (38.67%) Cisco
3 21 (28.00%) Citrix
4 11 (14.67%) VMware
5 8 (10.67%) McAfee
5 8 (10.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.33%) Blue Coat
6 7 (9.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.67%) Atlassian
7 5 (6.67%) BEA
7 5 (6.67%) F5
7 5 (6.67%) Mercator
8 4 (5.33%) NEC
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle
8 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.00%) HP
9 3 (4.00%) Juniper
10 2 (2.67%) Avaya
10 2 (2.67%) Siebel
10 2 (2.67%) Sophos