Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 810 799 777
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22 +72
Contract jobs citing Reverse Proxy 73 79 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.080% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.59% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 34 57
UK median daily rate £480 £340 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% -27.66% +10.59%
10th Percentile £363 £295 £324
90th Percentile £625 £518 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £338 £433
% change year-on-year +40.74% -21.97% +14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £28.27 £66.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.01% -57.34% -
10th Percentile £15.60 £13.04 £65.63
90th Percentile £25.80 £50.50 £66.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £28.27 -
% change year-on-year -31.01% - -

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 13,704 13,410 16,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 13.58% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,319 8,100 10,154
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £196 £220
90th Percentile £606 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 724 744 819
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £12.23 £10.96 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.53 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.41% -26.00% +21.95%

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 September 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
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 September 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 -15 71 £500 +47.06% 13
UK excluding London -22 49 £475 +40.74% 9
London +12 23 £600 +23.08% 4
North of England -7 22 £433 +36.22% 4
South East -9 15 £475 +40.74% 2
Midlands -8 10 £460 +41.54%
West Midlands -25 10 £460 +15.00%
North East - 10 £375 -
North West -14 8 £473 +60.17% 4
Yorkshire -17 4 £400 +10.34%
Scotland -24 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (52.05%) Firewall
2 33 (45.21%) Linux
3 30 (41.10%) DNS
3 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
4 25 (34.25%) nginx
5 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (32.88%) Apache
6 23 (31.51%) Python
7 22 (30.14%) Oracle
7 22 (30.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (28.77%) Web Services
8 21 (28.77%) SSL
8 21 (28.77%) DevOps
9 20 (27.40%) Docker
9 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
9 20 (27.40%) VPN
9 20 (27.40%) Internet
10 19 (26.03%) Windows
10 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
11 18 (24.66%) Replication
11 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
12 17 (23.29%) Security Cleared
12 17 (23.29%) Scrum
12 17 (23.29%) JSON
12 17 (23.29%) Java
12 17 (23.29%) Ansible
13 16 (21.92%) VMware
13 16 (21.92%) SAN

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 25 (34.25%) nginx
2 24 (32.88%) Apache
3 9 (12.33%) Confluence
4 8 (10.96%) Tomcat
5 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (6.85%) IIS
7 3 (4.11%) Jetty
7 3 (4.11%) Mule ESB
7 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.11%) WildFly
8 2 (2.74%) IPython
8 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.37%) CMS
9 1 (1.37%) Drupal
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (30.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.96%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (10.96%) SaaS
4 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.11%) Office 365
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.37%) GitHub
6 1 (1.37%) npm
6 1 (1.37%) Route 53
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 38 (52.05%) Firewall
2 30 (41.10%) DNS
3 21 (28.77%) SSL
4 20 (27.40%) Internet
4 20 (27.40%) VPN
5 16 (21.92%) SAN
6 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
7 9 (12.33%) HTTPS
8 7 (9.59%) Kerberos
9 6 (8.22%) HTTP
9 6 (8.22%) NAS
10 5 (6.85%) LAN
11 4 (5.48%) MPLS
11 4 (5.48%) VoIP
11 4 (5.48%) WAN
11 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (4.11%) FTP
12 3 (4.11%) Network Security
13 2 (2.74%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) MongoDB
2 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.22%) Big Data
5 5 (6.85%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.74%) OpenTSDB
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.37%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.55%) Bitbucket
4 14 (19.18%) JIRA
5 10 (13.70%) TeamCity
6 9 (12.33%) Jasmine
6 9 (12.33%) Vagrant
7 8 (10.96%) Artifactory
7 8 (10.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (10.96%) ClearCase
7 8 (10.96%) Subversion
8 4 (5.48%) GitLab
9 3 (4.11%) Gerrit
9 3 (4.11%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.37%) gulp
10 1 (1.37%) Maven
10 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Front Office
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Architect
2 16 (21.92%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Systems Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Administrator
6 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) JIRA Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (4.11%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.74%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) Web Services
2 17 (23.29%) JSON
3 14 (19.18%) XML
4 11 (15.07%) CSS
4 11 (15.07%) CSS3
4 11 (15.07%) HTML
4 11 (15.07%) HTML5
5 10 (13.70%) CreateJS
5 10 (13.70%) lodash
6 7 (9.59%) Flash
6 7 (9.59%) REST
7 6 (8.22%) LDAP
8 5 (6.85%) LAMP
9 4 (5.48%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (4.11%) Kafka
10 3 (4.11%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.74%) Node.js
11 2 (2.74%) Velocity
11 2 (2.74%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Replication
2 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Licensing
4 8 (10.96%) Public Cloud
4 8 (10.96%) RIA
5 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.85%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
7 4 (5.48%) PKI
7 4 (5.48%) Wiki
8 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
8 3 (4.11%) User Experience
9 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Linux
2 19 (26.03%) Windows
3 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.33%) Unix
5 6 (8.22%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.48%) CentOS
7 2 (2.74%) VMS
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (28.77%) DevOps
3 17 (23.29%) Scrum
4 13 (17.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (15.07%) Asynchronous Programming
5 11 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (13.70%) BDD
6 10 (13.70%) OOD
6 10 (13.70%) OOP
6 10 (13.70%) Software Licensing
6 10 (13.70%) TDD
6 10 (13.70%) Virtual Environments
7 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (10.96%) Load Balancing
9 7 (9.59%) Data Flow Diagram
9 7 (9.59%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (9.59%) SDLC
9 7 (9.59%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) Python
2 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
3 17 (23.29%) Java
4 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
5 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.07%) TypeScript
6 10 (13.70%) ActionScript
6 10 (13.70%) ActionScript 3.0
7 9 (12.33%) SQL
8 6 (8.22%) C#
9 5 (6.85%) C++
10 4 (5.48%) Perl
11 3 (4.11%) Ruby
12 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.37%) ES6
13 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.70%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) CCNP
5 2 (2.74%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CCIE
6 1 (1.37%) RHCA
6 1 (1.37%) RHCE
6 1 (1.37%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) Docker
2 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.07%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) Samba
4 3 (4.11%) Squid
4 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.11%) Xen
5 2 (2.74%) iptables
5 2 (2.74%) Postfix
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.37%) KVM
6 1 (1.37%) LXC
6 1 (1.37%) NFS
6 1 (1.37%) vCloud
6 1 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) Ansible
2 13 (17.81%) HAProxy
3 10 (13.70%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.33%) Nagios
4 9 (12.33%) Rundeck
5 8 (10.96%) Terraform
6 4 (5.48%) Puppet
7 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
8 2 (2.74%) Consul
8 2 (2.74%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.74%) Grafana
8 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
9 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.37%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (1.37%) Kibana
9 1 (1.37%) logstash
9 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.37%) SELinux
9 1 (1.37%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Oracle
2 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) VMware
4 8 (10.96%) Atlassian
4 8 (10.96%) IBM
5 7 (9.59%) Cisco
5 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.85%) CyberArk
7 4 (5.48%) F5
8 3 (4.11%) Ab Initio
8 3 (4.11%) Centrify
8 3 (4.11%) Citrix
8 3 (4.11%) Cloudera
8 3 (4.11%) Hortonworks
8 3 (4.11%) Infoblox
8 3 (4.11%) Informatica
8 3 (4.11%) MapR
8 3 (4.11%) Splunk
9 2 (2.74%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) HP