The first table below looks at the demand for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 79 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing Nagios 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.13% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £421 - -
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
64 53 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.98% 7.04% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 58
Average daily rate £430 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £110.00 £31.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.55% +97.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Nagios
Scotland

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) StatsD
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Django
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) StatsD
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Ganglia
2 1 (50.00%) Munin