Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 178 180
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2 -15
Contract jobs citing nginx 24 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.21% 0.078%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 1.40% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 3
West Midlands median daily rate £560 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £490 £325 £233
90th Percentile £608 £475 £383
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 660 787 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.95% 14.93% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 402 468
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £229
90th Percentile £588 £537 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 26
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.19 £10.73
90th Percentile £30.42 £30.05 £34.28
England median hourly rate £19.15 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.24% +2.56% +8.33%

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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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +6 14 £561 +24.72% 5
Shropshire -1 4 £600 - 1
Coventry - 3 £550 -
Warwickshire +2 1 £275 -21.43% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (75.00%) DevOps
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Python
3 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (58.33%) Open Source
5 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (50.00%) Ansible
6 12 (50.00%) Docker
7 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
7 11 (45.83%) Kibana
7 11 (45.83%) Terraform
7 11 (45.83%) Java
8 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
8 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
9 9 (37.50%) logstash
9 9 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (37.50%) Ruby
9 9 (37.50%) PHP
9 9 (37.50%) Web Services
10 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 8 (33.33%) HTTP
10 8 (33.33%) SSL
10 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 8 (33.33%) Puppet
10 8 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (33.33%) Sensu
11 7 (29.17%) MongoDB

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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 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (25.00%) Confluence
4 4 (16.67%) IIS
5 3 (12.50%) JBoss
5 3 (12.50%) Jetty
5 3 (12.50%) Mongrel
5 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (12.50%) WildFly
6 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 6 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (25.00%) Route 53
4 6 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (16.67%) GitHub
6 2 (8.33%) Google Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Google App Engine
6 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (4.17%) Office 365
7 1 (4.17%) PaaS
7 1 (4.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
1 8 (33.33%) SSL
2 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) IPv6
5 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
1 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (25.00%) JIRA
3 6 (25.00%) Subversion
4 4 (16.67%) Travis CI
5 3 (12.50%) Ant
5 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 2 (8.33%) CircleCI
6 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) Gatling
6 2 (8.33%) Grunt
6 2 (8.33%) gulp
6 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
6 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (8.33%) Selenium
6 2 (8.33%) Sublime Text
7 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 8 (33.33%) Sensu
3 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) JSON
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (16.67%) Servlets
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (12.50%) JAXB
6 3 (12.50%) JMS
6 3 (12.50%) JSP
6 3 (12.50%) Node.js
6 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (12.50%) Spring
6 3 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) CoreOS
5 1 (4.17%) Debian
5 1 (4.17%) Fedora
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) DevOps
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Open Source
4 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Process Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) Web Operations
10 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (12.50%) Microservices
10 3 (12.50%) Scrum
10 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) TDD
11 2 (8.33%) Fuzz Testing
11 2 (8.33%) OWASP
11 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Python
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 9 (37.50%) PHP
4 9 (37.50%) Ruby
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) Groovy
8 2 (8.33%) Haskell
8 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.33%) Scala
9 1 (4.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Xen
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Ansible
2 11 (45.83%) Kibana
2 11 (45.83%) Terraform
3 9 (37.50%) logstash
4 8 (33.33%) Puppet
5 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (20.83%) collectd
6 5 (20.83%) Salt
6 5 (20.83%) StatsD
7 2 (8.33%) Grafana
7 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
7 2 (8.33%) Nagios
8 1 (4.17%) Consul
8 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
8 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (4.17%) Prometheus
8 1 (4.17%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 3 (12.50%) Unisys
3 3 (12.50%) WSO2
4 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.17%) Perforce
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat