Period
to 22 September 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 22 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.

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England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 159 205
Rank change year-on-year -14 +46 -34
Contract jobs citing nginx 31 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.69% 2.31% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 7
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £325 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.85% -36.27% +85.45%
10th Percentile £375 £200 £325
90th Percentile £516 £500 £542
England median daily rate £525 £503 £475
% change year-on-year +4.48% +5.79% +14.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +85.71% - -

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 839 736 1,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.52% 16.40% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 449 675
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.90% +8.77%
10th Percentile £250 £223 £243
90th Percentile £564 £575 £525
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 21
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.00 £39.73 £24.00
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +2.50% -

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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 22 September 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 22 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
Shropshire -22 26 £443 -9.37% 1
Birmingham -5 3 £575 +27.78% 1
Solihull - 2 £400 -
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England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (90.32%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (90.32%) Git (software)
2 28 (90.32%) DevOps
3 26 (83.87%) Jenkins
3 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 26 (83.87%) Java
4 24 (77.42%) SSL
5 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (70.97%) Google
6 20 (64.52%) GitHub
6 20 (64.52%) Configuration Management
6 20 (64.52%) TCP/IP
7 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
7 19 (61.29%) Bitbucket
8 18 (58.06%) Gherkin
8 18 (58.06%) Kibana
8 18 (58.06%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (58.06%) Sublime Text
8 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
8 18 (58.06%) Analytics
8 18 (58.06%) Grunt
8 18 (58.06%) Ubuntu
8 18 (58.06%) Ruby
8 18 (58.06%) Selenium
8 18 (58.06%) Google Analytics
8 18 (58.06%) jQuery
8 18 (58.06%) Haskell
8 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
8 18 (58.06%) Groovy

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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 18 (58.06%) Tomcat
2 16 (51.61%) Apache
3 8 (25.81%) Confluence
4 6 (19.35%) JBoss
4 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.45%) CMS
5 2 (6.45%) Drupal
5 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) GitHub
2 18 (58.06%) Google Analytics
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (6.45%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) SSL
2 20 (64.52%) TCP/IP
3 18 (58.06%) HTTP
4 8 (25.81%) DNS
4 8 (25.81%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) SSH
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) MongoDB
1 18 (58.06%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 28 (90.32%) Git (software)
2 26 (83.87%) Jenkins
3 19 (61.29%) Bitbucket
4 18 (58.06%) Ant
4 18 (58.06%) Cucumber
4 18 (58.06%) Gatling
4 18 (58.06%) Grunt
4 18 (58.06%) gulp
4 18 (58.06%) IntelliJ
4 18 (58.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 18 (58.06%) Selenium
4 18 (58.06%) Sublime Text
5 10 (32.26%) JUnit
6 8 (25.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (25.81%) ClearCase
6 8 (25.81%) JIRA
6 8 (25.81%) Subversion
6 8 (25.81%) Vagrant
7 7 (22.58%) RSpec
8 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA Expert
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
1 18 (58.06%) Gherkin
1 18 (58.06%) jQuery
1 18 (58.06%) Node.js
1 18 (58.06%) Servlets
2 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) RESTful
4 10 (32.26%) Spring
5 8 (25.81%) JSON
5 8 (25.81%) REST
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) HTML5
6 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (19.35%) EJB
7 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
7 6 (19.35%) J2EE
7 6 (19.35%) J2SE
7 6 (19.35%) Play Framework
7 6 (19.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 18 (58.06%) Ubuntu
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Continuous Integration
1 28 (90.32%) DevOps
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) Configuration Management
4 18 (58.06%) Analytics
4 18 (58.06%) Open Source
4 18 (58.06%) Test Automation
5 17 (54.84%) Microservices
6 11 (35.48%) Process Improvement
6 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.81%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) Groovy
3 18 (58.06%) Haskell
3 18 (58.06%) Perl
3 18 (58.06%) Python
3 18 (58.06%) Ruby
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.45%) XQuery
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Docker
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) Grafana
1 18 (58.06%) Kibana
1 18 (58.06%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Ansible
2 8 (25.81%) Nagios
2 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (25.81%) Rundeck
2 8 (25.81%) Terraform
3 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Google
2 8 (25.81%) Atlassian
2 8 (25.81%) IBM
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) webMethods
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) TIBCO