The first table below looks at the demand for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 129 103 133
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +30
Contract jobs citing Nagios 15 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.67% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.70% 8.38% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
Average daily rate £388 £320 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
263 179 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.34% 7.95% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 77 97
Average daily rate £370 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.87% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £94 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.08 £69.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Nagios
England

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -7 15 £388 +19.23% 1
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) MySQL
3 14 (77.78%) Apache
4 13 (72.22%) LAMP
4 13 (72.22%) PHP
5 12 (66.67%) PHP5
5 12 (66.67%) HTML
5 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (66.67%) CSS
5 12 (66.67%) Web Services
5 12 (66.67%) XHTML
6 11 (61.11%) OO
6 11 (61.11%) jQuery
6 11 (61.11%) WordPress
6 11 (61.11%) Android
6 11 (61.11%) Ajax
6 11 (61.11%) Ubuntu
6 11 (61.11%) Apple iOS
6 11 (61.11%) Android Development
6 11 (61.11%) iOS Development
7 5 (27.78%) Percona
8 4 (22.22%) Rackspace
8 4 (22.22%) KVM
8 4 (22.22%) Puppet
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
9 3 (16.67%) Debian
10 2 (11.11%) VMware
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) Munin
11 1 (5.56%) OpenLDAP

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (77.78%) Apache
2 11 (61.11%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) LAMP Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) LAMP
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) XHTML
3 11 (61.11%) jQuery
3 11 (61.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Android
2 11 (61.11%) Ubuntu
2 11 (61.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Debian
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) OO
1 11 (61.11%) Android Development
1 11 (61.11%) iOS Development
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) PHP
2 12 (66.67%) PHP5
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Munin
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) collectd
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Percona
2 4 (22.22%) Rackspace
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Foundry
4 1 (5.56%) Akamai
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat