The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 183 183 192
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Nagios 9 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.16% 4.20% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 8
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£425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £303 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
417 429 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.69% 7.18% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 318 274
Average daily rate £450 £413 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.43 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £18.70 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Ansible
5 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) UNIX
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) nginx
6 4 (28.57%) Splunk
7 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (21.43%) logstash
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 4 (28.57%) nginx
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (14.29%) Jetty
4 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
2 1 (7.14%) MRTG
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) IMAP
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Gradle
4 1 (7.14%) AnthillPro
4 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) Varnish
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Ansible
2 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (21.43%) logstash
4 2 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (14.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (7.14%) Capistrano
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
5 1 (7.14%) Kibana
5 1 (7.14%) Opsview
5 1 (7.14%) Graphite
5 1 (7.14%) SCOM
5 1 (7.14%) Cacti
5 1 (7.14%) Ganglia
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) Splunk
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle