The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 460 435 412
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Contract jobs citing Nagios 126 129 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.18% 3.46% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 93 66
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £313 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
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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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3957 3723 3066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.90% 7.76% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2493 2208 1756
Average daily rate £415 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 142 166
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.07 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in England

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in England

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in England

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 71 £465 +9.41% 44
South East -8 26 £341 +6.64% 16
North West -10 14 £475 +11.76% 6
Yorkshire -11 9 £375 - 3
East Midlands - 4 £400 -
South West +2 1 £425 +21.42% 4
West Midlands -13 1 - - 5
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Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 212 (74.65%) Linux
2 167 (58.80%) DevOps
3 159 (55.99%) Puppet
4 153 (53.87%) Python
5 111 (39.08%) VMware
6 110 (38.73%) Amazon AWS
7 104 (36.62%) Apache
8 103 (36.27%) Jenkins
9 98 (34.51%) Opscode Chef
10 92 (32.39%) Java
10 92 (32.39%) MySQL
11 89 (31.34%) Red Hat
12 84 (29.58%) Ruby
13 79 (27.82%) Windows
14 78 (27.46%) Perl
15 75 (26.41%) Ansible
15 75 (26.41%) MongoDB
16 73 (25.70%) Bash Shell
17 71 (25.00%) Configuration Management
17 71 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
18 68 (23.94%) CentOS
19 66 (23.24%) PHP
20 63 (22.18%) Web Services
21 60 (21.13%) UNIX
22 56 (19.72%) DNS
22 56 (19.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 55 (19.37%) Tomcat
24 52 (18.31%) Ubuntu
25 50 (17.61%) Open Source
25 50 (17.61%) Continuous Integration

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 104 (36.62%) Apache
2 55 (19.37%) Tomcat
3 46 (16.20%) nginx
4 45 (15.85%) Node.js
5 42 (14.79%) OpenStack
6 23 (8.10%) IIS
7 15 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (3.52%) JBoss
9 9 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (2.46%) Apache Spark
10 7 (2.46%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.41%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.41%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.06%) Jetty
12 3 (1.06%) SAS
12 3 (1.06%) Confluence
12 3 (1.06%) Drupal
13 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) ProjectWise
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 110 (38.73%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.51%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.17%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.46%) Heroku
5 7 (2.46%) Engine Yard
6 6 (2.11%) SaaS
7 5 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.06%) PaaS
10 2 (0.70%) Office 365
11 1 (0.35%) IaaS
11 1 (0.35%) Datadog
11 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (19.72%) DNS
2 46 (16.20%) Firewall
3 39 (13.73%) SAN
4 30 (10.56%) TCP/IP
5 27 (9.51%) VPN
6 26 (9.15%) SSL
7 20 (7.04%) DHCP
8 19 (6.69%) HTTP
8 19 (6.69%) Internet
9 17 (5.99%) NAS
10 16 (5.63%) LDAP
10 16 (5.63%) VLAN
11 14 (4.93%) SMTP
12 11 (3.87%) NetScaler
13 10 (3.52%) BGP
13 10 (3.52%) IPsec
14 7 (2.46%) WAN
14 7 (2.46%) Ethernet
14 7 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (2.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (32.39%) MySQL
2 75 (26.41%) MongoDB
3 34 (11.97%) NoSQL
4 32 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (9.86%) Hadoop
6 27 (9.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (7.04%) Relational Database
8 17 (5.99%) SQL Server
9 16 (5.63%) CouchDB
9 16 (5.63%) Riak
10 15 (5.28%) Redis
11 14 (4.93%) Big Data
11 14 (4.93%) RDBMS
12 10 (3.52%) MariaDB
12 10 (3.52%) Hypertable
13 9 (3.17%) HBase
14 6 (2.11%) Informix
15 5 (1.76%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.41%) Apache Hive
17 3 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 103 (36.27%) Jenkins
2 44 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.15%) Subversion
4 18 (6.34%) Maven
5 15 (5.28%) JIRA
6 12 (4.23%) Hudson
7 10 (3.52%) Fiddler
8 8 (2.82%) Gerrit
9 7 (2.46%) Artifactory
9 7 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.70%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.70%) Lombardi
11 1 (0.35%) Ant
11 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.35%) Toad
11 1 (0.35%) AnthillPro
11 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.35%) Gradle
11 1 (0.35%) Juju
General
1 15 (5.28%) Retail
2 11 (3.87%) Finance
2 11 (3.87%) Games
3 8 (2.82%) Marketing
4 6 (2.11%) Banking
5 5 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Advertising
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 114 (40.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (11.97%) Administrator
3 32 (11.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 28 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (8.45%) Linux Administrator
6 21 (7.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 20 (7.04%) Consultant
8 18 (6.34%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (6.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.99%) DevOps Consultant
9 17 (5.99%) Senior Consultant
10 14 (4.93%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.23%) Analyst
13 9 (3.17%) Network Engineer
14 8 (2.82%) Developer
14 8 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support
15 7 (2.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 7 (2.46%) DevOps Specialist
16 6 (2.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.18%) Web Services
2 21 (7.39%) LAMP
3 18 (6.34%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (4.23%) HTML
5 9 (3.17%) MCollective
6 8 (2.82%) Twisted
7 7 (2.46%) HTML5
7 7 (2.46%) .NET
7 7 (2.46%) XML
8 5 (1.76%) J2EE
9 4 (1.41%) REST
10 3 (1.06%) SOAP
10 3 (1.06%) PHP-FPM
10 3 (1.06%) ServiceStack
10 3 (1.06%) Django
11 2 (0.70%) Drools
11 2 (0.70%) Java EE
11 2 (0.70%) JSON
11 2 (0.70%) WCF
11 2 (0.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.69%) Clustering
4 11 (3.87%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (3.52%) Replication
6 9 (3.17%) Online Games
6 9 (3.17%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.46%) Device Driver
8 6 (2.11%) IBM XIV
9 5 (1.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.06%) Statistics
11 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.70%) CMDB
12 2 (0.70%) STB
12 2 (0.70%) Streaming Video
13 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 212 (74.65%) Linux
2 79 (27.82%) Windows
3 68 (23.94%) CentOS
4 60 (21.13%) UNIX
5 56 (19.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (18.31%) Ubuntu
7 18 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (5.63%) Solaris
9 14 (4.93%) Debian
10 12 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.41%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.41%) Android
11 4 (1.41%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.06%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.70%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.35%) SUSE
14 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (58.80%) DevOps
2 71 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 71 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (17.61%) Open Source
4 44 (15.49%) Load Balancing
5 32 (11.27%) ITIL
5 32 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (8.45%) Software Engineering
7 19 (6.69%) Scrum
7 19 (6.69%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 14 (4.93%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.23%) Change Management
11 12 (4.23%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.87%) Security Patching
12 11 (3.87%) Web Development
13 8 (2.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 153 (53.87%) Python
2 92 (32.39%) Java
3 84 (29.58%) Ruby
4 78 (27.46%) Perl
5 73 (25.70%) Bash Shell
6 66 (23.24%) PHP
7 45 (15.85%) SQL
8 27 (9.51%) Shell Script
9 17 (5.99%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.58%) Scala
11 11 (3.87%) C
12 8 (2.82%) Go
13 6 (2.11%) JavaScript
13 6 (2.11%) Korn
14 3 (1.06%) C++
15 2 (0.70%) VBScript
15 2 (0.70%) VB
16 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.35%) SAS Macro
16 1 (0.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.46%) RHCT
2 7 (2.46%) MCSE
2 7 (2.46%) CCNA
2 7 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.46%) Degree
3 5 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) JNCIS
6 2 (0.70%) JNCIP
6 2 (0.70%) VCDX
6 2 (0.70%) VCAP
6 2 (0.70%) MCP
6 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.70%) CCNP
7 1 (0.35%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.17%) QA
2 8 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.06%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (17.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (8.80%) Docker
3 24 (8.45%) Active Directory
4 18 (6.34%) vSphere
5 17 (5.99%) VMware ESX
6 13 (4.58%) HDFS
7 12 (4.23%) Hyper-V
8 10 (3.52%) vCloud
9 8 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (2.82%) NFS
10 7 (2.46%) KVM
11 6 (2.11%) Varnish
12 5 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.76%) Apache Flume
12 5 (1.76%) ProxySG
12 5 (1.76%) XenApp
12 5 (1.76%) XenServer
12 5 (1.76%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.06%) Xen
13 3 (1.06%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 159 (55.99%) Puppet
2 98 (34.51%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (26.41%) Ansible
4 45 (15.85%) Graphite
5 41 (14.44%) ZABBIX
6 38 (13.38%) Cacti
7 30 (10.56%) Salt
8 27 (9.51%) Opsview
8 27 (9.51%) Icinga
9 22 (7.75%) Zenoss
10 21 (7.39%) Vagrant
11 15 (5.28%) collectd
11 15 (5.28%) Kibana
12 14 (4.93%) HAProxy
13 10 (3.52%) CFEngine
13 10 (3.52%) SCCM
14 9 (3.17%) Cobbler
14 9 (3.17%) Munin
15 8 (2.82%) SCOM
15 8 (2.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 111 (39.08%) VMware
2 89 (31.34%) Red Hat
3 44 (15.49%) Oracle
4 43 (15.14%) Splunk
5 40 (14.08%) Cisco
6 22 (7.75%) New Relic
7 19 (6.69%) Microsoft
8 17 (5.99%) SolarWinds
9 16 (5.63%) HP
10 15 (5.28%) Citrix
10 15 (5.28%) SaltStack
11 11 (3.87%) NetApp
11 11 (3.87%) Akamai
12 10 (3.52%) IBM
12 10 (3.52%) Rackspace
13 9 (3.17%) Percona
13 9 (3.17%) Veritas
14 8 (2.82%) EMC
15 7 (2.46%) F5
15 7 (2.46%) Perforce
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