Period
to 20 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 20 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 750 823
Rank change year-on-year -57 +73 -32
Contract jobs citing Reverse Proxy 72 138 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.13% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.85% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 65 40
UK median daily rate £488 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.71% +1.49%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £213
90th Percentile £628 £546 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -8.00% -11.76% +1.49%
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 14042 16143 15907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.73% 15.52% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8538 9754 9202
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 739 823 1028
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 £11.03 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.78 £48.30 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.66 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -25.35% +21.95% +2.50%

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 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 20 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 20 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 -36 69 £488 -0.76% 5
UK excluding London +35 42 £345 -8.00% 1
London -79 30 £488 -2.50% 3
South East +2 13 £550 +71.88%
Midlands +30 12 £320 -1.54%
North of England +48 9 £345 -13.75%
West Midlands +32 9 - -
Yorkshire +4 7 £363 -19.44%
South West - 5 £338 -
East Midlands +4 3 £320 -1.54%
Scotland -15 3 - -
North West +21 2 £310 +2.48%

For the 6 months to 20 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 48 (66.67%) Firewall
2 31 (43.06%) Windows
3 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 29 (40.28%) Cisco
5 28 (38.89%) DNS
6 23 (31.94%) Linux
7 22 (30.56%) Unix
8 21 (29.17%) VPN
8 21 (29.17%) Citrix
9 20 (27.78%) ITIL
9 20 (27.78%) PKI
10 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
11 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (23.61%) SSL
12 17 (23.61%) Apache
13 16 (22.22%) SQL
13 16 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
14 15 (20.83%) Load Balancing
15 14 (19.44%) Network Security
16 13 (18.06%) Internet
16 13 (18.06%) Information Security
17 12 (16.67%) Web Services
17 12 (16.67%) Java
18 11 (15.28%) CISSP
18 11 (15.28%) Degree
18 11 (15.28%) Cisco ASA
18 11 (15.28%) Windows Server
19 10 (13.89%) Analytics
19 10 (13.89%) SDLC

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 17 (23.61%) Apache
2 10 (13.89%) IIS
3 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 8 (11.11%) nginx
5 7 (9.72%) EPiServer
5 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
6 6 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (8.33%) JBoss
6 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (6.94%) Confluence
7 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.39%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.50%) Office 365
3 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.11%) PaaS
4 6 (8.33%) SaaS
5 5 (6.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.56%) IaaS
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.39%) Route 53
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (66.67%) Firewall
2 28 (38.89%) DNS
3 21 (29.17%) VPN
4 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
5 17 (23.61%) SSL
6 14 (19.44%) Network Security
7 13 (18.06%) Internet
8 11 (15.28%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (13.89%) SAN
10 8 (11.11%) NAS
11 7 (9.72%) LAN
11 7 (9.72%) WAN
12 6 (8.33%) LDAP
12 6 (8.33%) PBX
12 6 (8.33%) VoIP
13 5 (6.94%) FTP
13 5 (6.94%) HTTP
13 5 (6.94%) MPLS
13 5 (6.94%) S/MIME
13 5 (6.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) Power BI
3 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
1 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.94%) JIRA
1 5 (6.94%) Vagrant
2 4 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) German Language
3 1 (1.39%) Local Government
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Architect
3 9 (12.50%) Application Security Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Consultant
4 8 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Technical Security Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (6.94%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) Web Services
2 7 (9.72%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) CSS
3 6 (8.33%) J2EE
4 5 (6.94%) Middleware
5 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.56%) LAMP
6 3 (4.17%) WAP
7 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.39%) COM
7 1 (1.39%) Django
7 1 (1.39%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.39%) JSON
7 1 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.39%) OAuth
7 1 (1.39%) SAML
7 1 (1.39%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.39%) WCF
7 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) PKI
2 9 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.94%) Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Smartcard
4 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.39%) CESG
7 1 (1.39%) Handset
7 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Linux
3 22 (30.56%) Unix
4 11 (15.28%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.72%) Solaris
6 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) AIX
8 1 (1.39%) CatOS
8 1 (1.39%) CentOS
8 1 (1.39%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) ITIL
2 16 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 13 (18.06%) Information Security
5 10 (13.89%) Analytics
5 10 (13.89%) SDLC
5 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (12.50%) OWASP
6 9 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 9 (12.50%) SIEM
7 8 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (11.11%) DevOps
7 8 (11.11%) Information Governance
7 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.72%) Change Management
8 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) Information Assurance
9 6 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) Java
3 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.78%) Python
5 2 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) CISSP
2 11 (15.28%) Degree
3 8 (11.11%) CGEIT
3 8 (11.11%) CRISC
3 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) CCNA
5 3 (4.17%) CCNP
6 2 (2.78%) CCSE
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.39%) ISEB
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.39%) MCSE
7 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.94%) FreeRADIUS
3 5 (6.94%) ISA Server
4 4 (5.56%) iptables
4 4 (5.56%) Postfix
4 4 (5.56%) Samba
4 4 (5.56%) Squid
5 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.78%) Docker
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.39%) LXC
7 1 (1.39%) vCloud
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Ansible
2 6 (8.33%) Nessus
3 5 (6.94%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) Nagios
3 5 (6.94%) SCOM
3 5 (6.94%) Terraform
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (5.56%) Nmap
5 3 (4.17%) Puppet
6 2 (2.78%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (2.78%) SCCM
6 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.39%) Kibana
7 1 (1.39%) logstash
7 1 (1.39%) OPNET
7 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.39%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.39%) Salt
7 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (40.28%) Cisco
3 21 (29.17%) Citrix
4 9 (12.50%) VMware
5 8 (11.11%) McAfee
6 7 (9.72%) Blue Coat
6 7 (9.72%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.94%) Atlassian
8 5 (6.94%) BEA
8 5 (6.94%) F5
8 5 (6.94%) Mercator
9 4 (5.56%) NEC
9 4 (5.56%) Oracle
9 4 (5.56%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.17%) HP
10 3 (4.17%) Juniper
11 2 (2.78%) Avaya
11 2 (2.78%) Siebel
11 2 (2.78%) Sophos