Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for nginx skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited nginx over the 6 months to 21 June 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.

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England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 165 193
Rank change year-on-year -2 +28 -
Contract jobs citing nginx 23 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 2.11% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 6
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £200 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +175.00% -60.78% -
10th Percentile £341 £200 £426
90th Percentile £600 £492 £546
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +20.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £50.00

nginx is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 760 664 1,012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.55% 15.42% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 381 575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -5.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £257 £213 £244
90th Percentile £575 £558 £525
England median daily rate £450 £437 £422
% change year-on-year +2.92% +3.70% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 21
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +44.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.05 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £28.20 £32.55 £20.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.83 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.86% -0.85% +5.26%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing nginx as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing nginx in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for nginx in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing nginx in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for nginx in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing nginx within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Birmingham -5 12 £563 - 1
Shropshire -16 7 £498 +1.89% 1
Warwickshire -1 1 £275 +37.50%
Solihull - 1 £400 -
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England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing nginx 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for nginx.

1 18 (78.26%) Linux
1 18 (78.26%) DevOps
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (56.52%) Python
4 12 (52.17%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
4 12 (52.17%) Open Source
4 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (52.17%) Docker
4 12 (52.17%) Kibana
5 10 (43.48%) Ansible
5 10 (43.48%) Terraform
6 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
6 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
7 8 (34.78%) SSL
7 8 (34.78%) Apache
7 8 (34.78%) Windows
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
7 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 8 (34.78%) jQuery
7 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (30.43%) Puppet
8 7 (30.43%) GitHub
8 7 (30.43%) logstash
8 7 (30.43%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (30.43%) Confluence
8 7 (30.43%) JIRA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (30.43%) Confluence
4 4 (17.39%) JBoss
5 3 (13.04%) WildFly
6 2 (8.70%) CMS
6 2 (8.70%) IIS
6 2 (8.70%) Jetty
6 2 (8.70%) Mongrel
6 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (4.35%) Drupal
7 1 (4.35%) Moodle
7 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (30.43%) GitHub
3 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Route 53
5 4 (17.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
6 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (4.35%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SSL
2 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (26.09%) HTTP
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) Firewall
7 1 (4.35%) FTP
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) SMS
7 1 (4.35%) SSH
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) JIRA
4 5 (21.74%) Subversion
5 4 (17.39%) Ant
5 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) Gatling
5 4 (17.39%) Grunt
5 4 (17.39%) gulp
5 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
5 4 (17.39%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (17.39%) Selenium
5 4 (17.39%) Sublime Text
5 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
6 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (13.04%) Bitbucket
6 3 (13.04%) ClearCase
7 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
8 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
8 1 (4.35%) CircleCI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Backend Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Scala Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Backend Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) jQuery
2 7 (30.43%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) Sensu
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) J2EE
4 5 (21.74%) Servlets
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
5 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 4 (17.39%) Node.js
5 4 (17.39%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
6 3 (13.04%) GWT
6 3 (13.04%) JSP
6 3 (13.04%) JSTL
6 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) CoreOS
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) DevOps
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (52.17%) Open Source
5 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
6 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Microservices
7 4 (17.39%) Process Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Value Proposition
9 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Python
2 12 (52.17%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) PHP
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) Groovy
6 4 (17.39%) Haskell
6 4 (17.39%) Perl
7 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Scala
8 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Kibana
2 10 (43.48%) Ansible
2 10 (43.48%) Terraform
3 7 (30.43%) logstash
3 7 (30.43%) Puppet
4 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (17.39%) Grafana
6 3 (13.04%) collectd
6 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
6 3 (13.04%) Nagios
6 3 (13.04%) Rundeck
6 3 (13.04%) StatsD
7 2 (8.70%) Salt
8 1 (4.35%) Consul
8 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
8 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (4.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (4.35%) Prometheus
8 1 (4.35%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
2 6 (26.09%) Google
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) SaltStack
5 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Unisys
5 3 (13.04%) WSO2
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe
6 1 (4.35%) Hortonworks
6 1 (4.35%) webMethods