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 3 months to 26 June 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.

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England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 134 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs citing nginx 10 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.20% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £200 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.78% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £325
% change year-on-year -2.35% +53.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

nginx is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 362 504 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 17.71% 16.88% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 321 240
Median daily rate £375 £396 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.30% +13.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 28
Median hourly rate £14.22 £12.00 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.45% -33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.85 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £24.00 £37.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing nginx as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 5 £200 -
Shropshire +13 3 £488 -4.26%
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £475 -
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England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing nginx also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for nginx.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Open Source
4 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) Node.js
4 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 6 (46.15%) Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (46.15%) Sublime Text
5 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
5 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
5 6 (46.15%) GitHub
5 6 (46.15%) DevOps
5 6 (46.15%) Kibana
5 6 (46.15%) Grunt
5 6 (46.15%) gulp
5 6 (46.15%) Gatling
5 6 (46.15%) Grafana
5 6 (46.15%) Google
5 6 (46.15%) Ubuntu
5 6 (46.15%) Selenium
5 6 (46.15%) Scala
5 6 (46.15%) Cucumber

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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 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) GitHub
1 6 (46.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Ant
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Gatling
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) Grunt
2 6 (46.15%) gulp
2 6 (46.15%) IntelliJ
2 6 (46.15%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) Sublime Text
3 5 (38.46%) PHPUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.69%) CircleCI
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Scala Developer
3 5 (38.46%) OO PHP Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (7.69%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) Node.js
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) Servlets
4 5 (38.46%) Sass
4 5 (38.46%) Symfony
4 5 (38.46%) Twig
5 1 (7.69%) EJB
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Ubuntu
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Analytics
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Social Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) Groovy
3 6 (46.15%) Haskell
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 6 (46.15%) Scala
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CHECK Team Member
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Grafana
1 6 (46.15%) Kibana
2 5 (38.46%) Ansible
3 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) webMethods