The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 40 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nagios 7 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.79% - 3.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.29% - 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £333 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.07%
Nagios
Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
62 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.86% 8.12% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 16
Average daily rate £463 £288 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £229 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nagios across the Cambridge region.

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (94.44%) Puppet
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
3 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
4 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) DevOps
6 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Python
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) Docker
8 6 (33.33%) Perl
8 6 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (27.78%) Time Management
9 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
9 5 (27.78%) Biology
9 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (27.78%) Life Science
9 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) Ganglia
9 5 (27.78%) Degree
9 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (27.78%) Subversion
9 5 (27.78%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (27.78%) IBM

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) FTP
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Hudson
5 1 (5.56%) Maven
5 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Biology
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Life Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Solaris
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) Time Management
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Change Control
6 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Data Management
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
2 5 (27.78%) GPFS
2 5 (27.78%) iptables
2 5 (27.78%) NFS
3 3 (16.67%) Postfix
3 3 (16.67%) Sendmail
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (27.78%) Ganglia
3 5 (27.78%) OSSEC
4 3 (16.67%) Cobbler
5 2 (11.11%) logstash
5 2 (11.11%) Riemann
6 1 (5.56%) Graphite
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) LogRhythm
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) EMC
3 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 4 (22.22%) Splunk
3 4 (22.22%) TippingPoint
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (5.56%) Dynatrace
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) New Relic