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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 178 213 181
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Contract jobs citing Nagios 25 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.72% 3.97% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 16
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£400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £560 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
437 428 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.45% 6.06% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 301 246
Average daily rate £425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.65 £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £40.63 £45.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £23.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +5.45%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, 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 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) UNIX
3 24 (58.54%) Puppet
3 24 (58.54%) DevOps
4 19 (46.34%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (41.46%) MySQL
6 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (36.59%) Ubuntu
7 14 (34.15%) Open Source
8 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
8 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
8 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
9 12 (29.27%) Debian
9 12 (29.27%) Java
9 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
10 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
10 11 (26.83%) Perl
10 11 (26.83%) Oracle
10 11 (26.83%) OO
10 11 (26.83%) Python
10 11 (26.83%) Finance
10 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (24.39%) Windows
12 9 (21.95%) DNS
12 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
13 8 (19.51%) Apache
13 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) VMware
13 8 (19.51%) Ruby
13 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (19.51%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) nginx
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) CloudStack
5 2 (4.88%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) HTTP
3 4 (9.76%) SAN
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
4 3 (7.32%) LDAP
4 3 (7.32%) SMTP
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) FTP
6 1 (2.44%) MRTG
6 1 (2.44%) SSH
6 1 (2.44%) SNMP
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
6 1 (2.44%) POP3
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) ICMP
6 1 (2.44%) NNTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) MySQL
2 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
2 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Hudson
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Front Office
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (9.76%) Django
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) LAMP
5 1 (2.44%) WAMP
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
5 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Open Source
2 4 (9.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.88%) Interactive TV
3 2 (4.88%) Online Games
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) UNIX
3 15 (36.59%) Ubuntu
4 12 (29.27%) Debian
5 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (24.39%) Windows
7 2 (4.88%) Solaris
7 2 (4.88%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) DevOps
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.83%) OO
5 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (9.76%) Web Development
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Change Control
9 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (7.32%) ITIL
10 2 (4.88%) Project Management
10 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.88%) Security Management
10 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Java
1 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
2 11 (26.83%) Perl
2 11 (26.83%) Python
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Ruby
4 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) BeanShell
6 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) Xen
4 2 (4.88%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) Docker
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Postfix
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) Squid
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (58.54%) Puppet
2 19 (46.34%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.20%) Tivoli
4 4 (9.76%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (9.76%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (9.76%) Ansible
4 4 (9.76%) Opsview
5 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.88%) Cacti
5 2 (4.88%) Zenoss
5 2 (4.88%) collectd
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (4.88%) logstash
6 1 (2.44%) Salt
6 1 (2.44%) Kibana
6 1 (2.44%) Icinga
6 1 (2.44%) FreeIPA
6 1 (2.44%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.44%) SmokePing
6 1 (2.44%) YUM
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) New Relic
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) Remedy
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) Akamai
7 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) CA
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec