Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 807 756
Rank change year-on-year -8 -51 +101
Contract jobs citing Reverse Proxy 88 81 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.58% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 45 67
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - +11.43%
10th Percentile £409 £313 £313
90th Percentile £612 £610 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £363 £369
% change year-on-year +31.03% -1.69% -18.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
UK median hourly rate - £16.41 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.41 -

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 13,515 13,966 15,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.88% 13.53% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,156 8,606 9,423
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 708 795
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.19 £11.67
90th Percentile £48.17 £46.33 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -5.26% -20.00% +15.85%

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 14 December 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 13 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 14 December 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 +13 85 £500 +2.56% 3
UK excluding London -12 67 £475 +31.03% 2
South East +10 33 £500 -11.11%
London +4 20 £506 +3.85% 2
Midlands -17 13 £475 +48.44%
North of England -7 12 £433 +25.36% 1
West Midlands -22 11 £468 -
North West -6 7 £445 +43.55% 1
North East - 5 £413 -
South West -32 4 £475 +38.18%
East of England - 3 £350 -
East Midlands +8 2 £488 +52.34%
Scotland -17 2 £375 -6.25% 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 48 (54.55%) DNS
2 41 (46.59%) Firewall
3 39 (44.32%) Web Services
4 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (39.77%) VPN
5 35 (39.77%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 32 (36.36%) Java
8 31 (35.23%) Windows
8 31 (35.23%) Security Cleared
9 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
10 29 (32.95%) Internet
11 28 (31.82%) Replication
12 27 (30.68%) Linux
13 22 (25.00%) PowerShell
13 22 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (22.73%) DV Cleared
15 19 (21.59%) Continuous Deployment
16 18 (20.45%) JSON
16 18 (20.45%) Apache
17 17 (19.32%) Oracle
17 17 (19.32%) SSL
17 17 (19.32%) SAN
17 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
17 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Licensing
17 17 (19.32%) DevOps
17 17 (19.32%) Software Licensing
18 16 (18.18%) Puppet
18 16 (18.18%) VMware

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 18 (20.45%) Apache
2 15 (17.05%) nginx
3 11 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (9.09%) Confluence
5 6 (6.82%) IIS
6 4 (4.55%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.14%) Jetty
9 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
9 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (15.91%) SaaS
4 12 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (9.09%) Office 365
6 5 (5.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.27%) IaaS
7 2 (2.27%) PaaS
7 2 (2.27%) Route 53
7 2 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 48 (54.55%) DNS
2 41 (46.59%) Firewall
3 35 (39.77%) VPN
4 32 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 29 (32.95%) Internet
6 17 (19.32%) SAN
6 17 (19.32%) SSL
7 8 (9.09%) Network Security
8 7 (7.95%) HTTP
8 7 (7.95%) HTTPS
8 7 (7.95%) NAS
9 4 (4.55%) LAN
9 4 (4.55%) WAN
10 3 (3.41%) DHCP
10 3 (3.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.41%) FTP
10 3 (3.41%) MPLS
10 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.41%) SMTP
10 3 (3.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.14%) Big Data
7 1 (1.14%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.14%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.05%) Bitbucket
2 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.64%) JIRA
3 12 (13.64%) Maven
3 12 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (12.50%) JMeter
5 9 (10.23%) Subversion
5 9 (10.23%) Vagrant
6 8 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (9.09%) ClearCase
7 7 (7.95%) TeamCity
8 6 (6.82%) Artifactory
9 5 (5.68%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.27%) GitLab
11 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.14%) Gerrit
12 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Advertising
2 1 (1.14%) Banking
2 1 (1.14%) Front Office
2 1 (1.14%) Local Government
2 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Architect
2 25 (28.41%) Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.50%) ForgeRock Developer
4 11 (12.50%) IAM Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Network Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Administrator
7 3 (3.41%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) JIRA Consultant
7 3 (3.41%) Systems Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Applications Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (2.27%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.32%) Web Services
2 18 (20.45%) JSON
3 12 (13.64%) Spring
4 11 (12.50%) SAML
4 11 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 8 (9.09%) REST
5 8 (9.09%) XML
6 7 (7.95%) HTML
7 5 (5.68%) .NET
7 5 (5.68%) CreateJS
7 5 (5.68%) CSS
7 5 (5.68%) CSS3
7 5 (5.68%) HTML5
7 5 (5.68%) lodash
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.41%) Flash
10 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.27%) LDAP
10 2 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Replication
2 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Licensing
3 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 9 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.41%) RIA
9 2 (2.27%) PKI
9 2 (2.27%) Wiki
10 1 (1.14%) Clustering
10 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Windows
2 27 (30.68%) Linux
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.82%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.27%) Android
5 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.27%) CentOS
5 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.27%) Unix
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.77%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (21.59%) Continuous Deployment
4 17 (19.32%) DevOps
4 17 (19.32%) Software Licensing
5 15 (17.05%) SOA
6 14 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 11 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (12.50%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 10 (11.36%) Process Improvement
8 10 (11.36%) SDLC
9 9 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.23%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (9.09%) Business Transformation
10 8 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
10 8 (9.09%) Data Privacy
10 8 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.36%) Java
2 22 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.64%) Python
4 10 (11.36%) C#
4 10 (11.36%) SQL
5 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.68%) ActionScript
7 5 (5.68%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (5.68%) C++
7 5 (5.68%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.41%) Ruby
8 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.27%) C
10 1 (1.14%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (35.23%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.73%) DV Cleared
3 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) CCNA
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.68%) Degree
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.41%) CCNP
6 3 (3.41%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.14%) RHCA
7 1 (1.14%) RHCE
7 1 (1.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.64%) Docker
3 11 (12.50%) OpenAM
3 11 (12.50%) OpenDJ
4 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.68%) VirtualBox
6 3 (3.41%) Squid
7 2 (2.27%) XenApp
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.14%) vSphere
8 1 (1.14%) Xen
8 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (18.18%) Puppet
2 12 (13.64%) Ansible
2 12 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (10.23%) HAProxy
4 9 (10.23%) Nagios
4 9 (10.23%) Rundeck
5 8 (9.09%) Terraform
6 4 (4.55%) SCCM
6 4 (4.55%) SCOM
7 2 (2.27%) Kibana
7 2 (2.27%) logstash
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.14%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (1.14%) Grafana
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.14%) Packer
8 1 (1.14%) SELinux
8 1 (1.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.32%) Oracle
3 16 (18.18%) VMware
4 13 (14.77%) Splunk
5 11 (12.50%) Dynatrace
5 11 (12.50%) ForgeRock
6 8 (9.09%) Atlassian
6 8 (9.09%) IBM
7 6 (6.82%) Cisco
8 5 (5.68%) CyberArk
8 5 (5.68%) F5
9 3 (3.41%) Juniper
9 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.41%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.27%) Citrix
10 2 (2.27%) HP
11 1 (1.14%) Avaya
11 1 (1.14%) EMC
11 1 (1.14%) Informatica