Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 778 761 795
Rank change year-on-year -17 +34 +4
Contract jobs citing Reverse Proxy 91 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.086% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.58% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 47
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £308 £303 £266
90th Percentile £609 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £325 £438
% change year-on-year +26.15% -25.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
UK median hourly rate £80.73 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.46% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.73 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year +61.46% - -

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 13,308 14,172 14,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.11% 14.87% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,213 8,634 8,781
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £185 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 757 816
UK median hourly rate £19.45 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.55% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.01 £11.47 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.43 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.52 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -9.21% -2.27% -0.79%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -36 83 £488 -2.50% 19
UK excluding London +23 56 £410 +26.15% 14
London -48 35 £488 -2.50% 5
South East -6 20 £563 +112.26% 3
North of England +38 12 £310 -28.12% 10
Midlands +14 10 £625 +92.31% 1
Scotland -11 8 £400 -
Yorkshire -2 7 £363 -27.50% 5
West Midlands - 7 - -
South West +18 6 £344 -
North West +15 5 £273 -9.92% 5
East Midlands +5 3 £625 +92.31% 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 57 (62.64%) Firewall
2 37 (40.66%) DNS
3 34 (37.36%) Windows
3 34 (37.36%) Linux
4 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
5 30 (32.97%) VPN
6 29 (31.87%) Cisco
6 29 (31.87%) Apache
7 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 24 (26.37%) ITIL
9 23 (25.27%) Citrix
10 22 (24.18%) VMware
11 21 (23.08%) Web Services
11 21 (23.08%) Unix
11 21 (23.08%) PKI
12 20 (21.98%) Tomcat
13 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
14 18 (19.78%) Load Balancing
14 18 (19.78%) SSL
14 18 (19.78%) DevOps
15 17 (18.68%) Network Security
16 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (17.58%) SAN
16 16 (17.58%) Ansible
17 15 (16.48%) Vulnerability Management
17 15 (16.48%) Java
17 15 (16.48%) SQL
17 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (15.38%) CISSP

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 29 (31.87%) Apache
2 20 (21.98%) Tomcat
3 14 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 13 (14.29%) IIS
4 13 (14.29%) nginx
5 8 (8.79%) JBoss
6 7 (7.69%) Confluence
6 7 (7.69%) EPiServer
6 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.49%) Jetty
7 5 (5.49%) Mule ESB
7 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.49%) WildFly
8 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
9 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.10%) uWSGI
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (13.19%) Office 365
4 7 (7.69%) SaaS
5 5 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.40%) GitHub
6 4 (4.40%) IaaS
6 4 (4.40%) PaaS
7 3 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.10%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 57 (62.64%) Firewall
2 37 (40.66%) DNS
3 30 (32.97%) VPN
4 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 18 (19.78%) SSL
6 17 (18.68%) Network Security
7 16 (17.58%) SAN
8 14 (15.38%) Internet
9 11 (12.09%) NAS
10 10 (10.99%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (10.99%) HTTP
11 8 (8.79%) LAN
11 8 (8.79%) VoIP
11 8 (8.79%) WAN
12 7 (7.69%) FTP
13 6 (6.59%) MPLS
14 5 (5.49%) PBX
14 5 (5.49%) S/MIME
15 4 (4.40%) GSM
15 4 (4.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.30%) Redis
6 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.69%) JIRA
4 5 (5.49%) Gerrit
4 5 (5.49%) GitLab
4 5 (5.49%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.40%) Metasploit
6 3 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.30%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.30%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Local Government
3 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Architect
2 17 (18.68%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (9.89%) Security Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Application Security Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) IT Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Security Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Security Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.40%) Consultant
10 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (3.30%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) Web Services
2 9 (9.89%) LAMP
3 8 (8.79%) J2EE
3 8 (8.79%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (8.79%) XML
4 7 (7.69%) CSS
4 7 (7.69%) WSDL
5 6 (6.59%) .NET
6 5 (5.49%) LDAP
6 5 (5.49%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (5.49%) Middleware
6 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.30%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (1.10%) Django
9 1 (1.10%) JSON
9 1 (1.10%) SOAP
9 1 (1.10%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) PKI
2 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.79%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (8.79%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.69%) Replication
4 7 (7.69%) User Experience
5 6 (6.59%) Clustering
6 5 (5.49%) Smartcard
7 4 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.10%) CESG
10 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.10%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.36%) Linux
1 34 (37.36%) Windows
2 21 (23.08%) Unix
3 14 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (10.99%) Ubuntu
4 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.79%) CentOS
6 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.69%) Solaris
7 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.30%) CatOS
10 1 (1.10%) AIX
10 1 (1.10%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) ITIL
2 18 (19.78%) DevOps
2 18 (19.78%) Load Balancing
3 15 (16.48%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.29%) Information Security
4 13 (14.29%) SDLC
5 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.89%) Project Management
7 8 (8.79%) Analytics
7 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.79%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (8.79%) Migration
7 8 (8.79%) OWASP
7 8 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (8.79%) Scrum
7 8 (8.79%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) Java
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.89%) Python
3 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
3 8 (8.79%) Perl
3 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.40%) Ruby
5 3 (3.30%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.38%) CISSP
3 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.99%) Degree
5 7 (7.69%) CGEIT
5 7 (7.69%) CRISC
5 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.59%) MCSE
7 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.20%) CCSE
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.10%) ISEB
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.99%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.89%) Docker
4 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.59%) vSphere
6 5 (5.49%) FreeRADIUS
6 5 (5.49%) ISA Server
6 5 (5.49%) Xen
7 4 (4.40%) iptables
7 4 (4.40%) Postfix
7 4 (4.40%) Samba
7 4 (4.40%) Squid
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.30%) vCloud
8 3 (3.30%) XenApp
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.10%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) Ansible
2 8 (8.79%) HAProxy
2 8 (8.79%) ZABBIX
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (4.40%) Nessus
3 4 (4.40%) Nmap
3 4 (4.40%) SCOM
4 3 (3.30%) Kibana
4 3 (3.30%) logstash
4 3 (3.30%) Nagios
4 3 (3.30%) Puppet
4 3 (3.30%) Rundeck
4 3 (3.30%) Salt
4 3 (3.30%) SmoothWall
4 3 (3.30%) Terraform
4 3 (3.30%) WSUS
5 2 (2.20%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.20%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 29 (31.87%) Cisco
3 23 (25.27%) Citrix
4 22 (24.18%) VMware
5 13 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 10 (10.99%) McAfee
7 6 (6.59%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.49%) BEA
8 5 (5.49%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.40%) HP
9 4 (4.40%) NEC
9 4 (4.40%) Oracle
10 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.30%) Avaya
10 3 (3.30%) F5
10 3 (3.30%) Google
10 3 (3.30%) Juniper
10 3 (3.30%) NetApp
11 2 (2.20%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (2.20%) Snow