The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 119 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Nagios 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.12% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.28% 1.39% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nagios
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
244 216 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.28% 8.36% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 107 64
Average daily rate £400 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 17
Average hourly rate £22.17 £26.10 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nagios across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nagios across the Berkshire region.

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 5 £350 - 1
Slough - 3 £263 -
Windsor - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Nagios
South East

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nagios also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nagios.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) UNIX
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) HP
3 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 13 (76.47%) Red Hat
3 13 (76.47%) NetBackup
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) Windows 7
4 12 (70.59%) DNS
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (64.71%) DHCP
5 11 (64.71%) Isilon
6 9 (52.94%) Bourne shell
6 9 (52.94%) Korn
6 9 (52.94%) Fat Client
6 9 (52.94%) NFS
6 9 (52.94%) MCSE
6 9 (52.94%) HNC
6 9 (52.94%) C
6 9 (52.94%) Perl
6 9 (52.94%) VB
6 9 (52.94%) Thin Client
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (52.94%) EMC
7 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
7 7 (41.18%) Altiris
8 6 (35.29%) Veritas
8 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nagios also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nagios. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) FTP
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) SSH
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Support
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Thin Client
1 9 (52.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) UNIX
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) Windows 7
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
1 9 (52.94%) VB
1 9 (52.94%) Korn
1 9 (52.94%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) HNC
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCA
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) RHCSA
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) NFS
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) NetBackup
2 3 (17.65%) logstash
3 1 (5.88%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) HP
1 13 (76.47%) Citrix
1 13 (76.47%) Red Hat
2 11 (64.71%) Isilon
3 9 (52.94%) EMC
4 7 (41.18%) Altiris
5 6 (35.29%) Veritas
6 5 (29.41%) Remedy
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Splunk
8 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
9 1 (5.88%) MobileIron