The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 396 429 458
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +29
Contract jobs citing Nagios 162 121 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.34% 3.52% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 73
Average daily rate
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£425 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £317 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 - £22.50
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3731 3437 3487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.56% 7.37% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2196 1963 1855
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 153 157
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £41.80 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Nagios
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +44 118 £463 +15.62% 36
East of England -13 14 £400 +33.89% 8
South East -6 8 £350 -17.64% 13
South West - 6 - - 5
West Midlands - 6 £350 - 1
North West -11 4 £388 - 4
North East -17 4 £325 -7.14% 2
Yorkshire -11 1 - - 4
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Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 218 (73.40%) Linux
2 186 (62.63%) Puppet
3 153 (51.52%) DevOps
4 143 (48.15%) Python
5 139 (46.80%) Opscode Chef
6 122 (41.08%) Apache
7 108 (36.36%) Perl
8 105 (35.35%) MySQL
9 100 (33.67%) PHP
10 97 (32.66%) UNIX
11 95 (31.99%) Red Hat
12 93 (31.31%) Web Services
13 91 (30.64%) Java
14 89 (29.97%) Ruby
15 79 (26.60%) Jenkins
16 74 (24.92%) Amazon AWS
17 73 (24.58%) LAMP
18 70 (23.57%) Configuration Management
18 70 (23.57%) Bash Shell
19 68 (22.90%) CentOS
20 63 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 59 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
22 58 (19.53%) Cacti
23 55 (18.52%) Git (software)
24 53 (17.85%) ZABBIX
24 53 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
25 51 (17.17%) Open Source
26 50 (16.84%) Tomcat
27 46 (15.49%) Ubuntu
27 46 (15.49%) Finance

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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
1 122 (41.08%) Apache
2 50 (16.84%) Tomcat
3 29 (9.76%) nginx
4 24 (8.08%) OpenStack
4 24 (8.08%) Node.js
5 19 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (3.70%) WordPress
6 11 (3.70%) CloudStack
6 11 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (3.03%) MS Exchange
7 9 (3.03%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.03%) Confluence
8 8 (2.69%) IIS
8 8 (2.69%) SAS
9 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (2.02%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.67%) Zope
11 2 (0.67%) Plone
Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) SunGard Stream Ubix
1 4 (1.35%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 74 (24.92%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (9.43%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.69%) SaaS
4 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.36%) ElastiCache
6 5 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.01%) IaaS
8 2 (0.67%) Office 365
8 2 (0.67%) Route 53
8 2 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.11%) DNS
2 26 (8.75%) LDAP
3 15 (5.05%) HTTP
4 12 (4.04%) Firewall
4 12 (4.04%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.04%) Internet
5 11 (3.70%) SAN
6 8 (2.69%) DHCP
7 6 (2.02%) NetScaler
7 6 (2.02%) SSL
7 6 (2.02%) SNMP
8 5 (1.68%) SMTP
8 5 (1.68%) VPN
8 5 (1.68%) iSCSI
8 5 (1.68%) NAS
9 3 (1.01%) FTP
9 3 (1.01%) BGP
9 3 (1.01%) RTP
9 3 (1.01%) IPsec
9 3 (1.01%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (35.35%) MySQL
2 40 (13.47%) NoSQL
3 37 (12.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (10.10%) MongoDB
5 22 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 20 (6.73%) Big Data
7 19 (6.40%) Riak
8 18 (6.06%) CouchDB
9 10 (3.37%) SQL Server
10 9 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (2.36%) Redis
13 4 (1.35%) Couchbase
14 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.34%) Ingres
15 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (26.60%) Jenkins
2 55 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 36 (12.12%) Maven
4 33 (11.11%) Hudson
5 29 (9.76%) Subversion
6 13 (4.38%) JIRA
7 11 (3.70%) Ant
8 10 (3.37%) Selenium
9 9 (3.03%) JUnit
10 5 (1.68%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.68%) Mockito
10 5 (1.68%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.67%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.67%) RSpec
11 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.34%) WebLOAD
12 1 (0.34%) jMock
12 1 (0.34%) Mocha
General
1 46 (15.49%) Finance
2 13 (4.38%) Banking
3 12 (4.04%) Financial Institution
3 12 (4.04%) Games
4 7 (2.36%) Front Office
5 4 (1.35%) Electronics
5 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.01%) Retail
6 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 94 (31.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (14.48%) Administrator
3 38 (12.79%) Systems Administrator
4 34 (11.45%) Linux Administrator
5 29 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 21 (7.07%) Developer
7 20 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (6.40%) Analyst
9 18 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.38%) Support Engineer
11 12 (4.04%) Operations Analyst
12 11 (3.70%) Architect
12 11 (3.70%) Consultant
12 11 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
13 9 (3.03%) DevOps Architect
14 8 (2.69%) Platform Engineer
14 8 (2.69%) SAS Administrator
15 7 (2.36%) Support Analyst
15 7 (2.36%) Lead Architect
15 7 (2.36%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (31.31%) Web Services
2 73 (24.58%) LAMP
3 31 (10.44%) HTML
4 18 (6.06%) Middleware
5 17 (5.72%) jQuery
6 16 (5.39%) CSS
7 12 (4.04%) REST
8 11 (3.70%) JMX
8 11 (3.70%) XHTML
8 11 (3.70%) SOAP
8 11 (3.70%) Ajax
9 10 (3.37%) JSP
9 10 (3.37%) JMS
10 6 (2.02%) Sensu
10 6 (2.02%) .NET
10 6 (2.02%) J2EE
11 5 (1.68%) HTML5
11 5 (1.68%) RESTful
12 4 (1.35%) Django
12 4 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.17%) Open Source
2 18 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.38%) Hedge funds
4 10 (3.37%) Online Games
5 9 (3.03%) Clustering
6 7 (2.36%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.01%) STB
10 3 (1.01%) FMCG
11 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.67%) Wiki
11 2 (0.67%) Social Network
12 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.34%) DTV
12 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.34%) VLE
12 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 218 (73.40%) Linux
2 97 (32.66%) UNIX
3 68 (22.90%) CentOS
4 63 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (15.49%) Ubuntu
6 32 (10.77%) Debian
7 30 (10.10%) Windows
8 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (4.71%) Solaris
10 11 (3.70%) Android
10 11 (3.70%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.68%) SELinux
14 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.34%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.34%) OS/400
15 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (51.52%) DevOps
2 70 (23.57%) Configuration Management
3 59 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (11.78%) Scrum
5 35 (11.78%) Load Balancing
6 29 (9.76%) Kanban
7 27 (9.09%) Release Management
8 24 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (7.07%) ITIL
10 20 (6.73%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.05%) Web Development
13 14 (4.71%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.38%) OO
14 13 (4.38%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (4.04%) Build Automation
15 12 (4.04%) Workflow
16 11 (3.70%) TDD
16 11 (3.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (48.15%) Python
2 108 (36.36%) Perl
3 100 (33.67%) PHP
4 91 (30.64%) Java
5 89 (29.97%) Ruby
6 70 (23.57%) Bash Shell
7 39 (13.13%) JavaScript
8 23 (7.74%) SQL
9 14 (4.71%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.38%) Scala
11 11 (3.70%) PHP5
12 8 (2.69%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.36%) C++
13 7 (2.36%) R
14 5 (1.68%) C
14 5 (1.68%) Korn
15 3 (1.01%) C#
15 3 (1.01%) AWK
15 3 (1.01%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (4.04%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) RHCE
3 6 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.68%) MCSE
4 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) PhD
5 2 (0.67%) CCNP
5 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCA
6 1 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) CCIE
6 1 (0.34%) CCSP
6 1 (0.34%) HNC
6 1 (0.34%) MCITP
6 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.40%) SLA
2 8 (2.69%) QA
3 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.04%) vSphere
3 11 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (3.37%) KVM
4 10 (3.37%) vCloud
5 9 (3.03%) Xen
6 8 (2.69%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.69%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.36%) NFS
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.68%) Varnish
9 4 (1.35%) XenServer
10 3 (1.01%) Squid
11 2 (0.67%) GPFS
11 2 (0.67%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.34%) Postfix
12 1 (0.34%) Dovecot
12 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 186 (62.63%) Puppet
2 139 (46.80%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (19.53%) Cacti
4 53 (17.85%) ZABBIX
5 28 (9.43%) Salt
6 26 (8.75%) Ganglia
7 25 (8.42%) Opsview
8 22 (7.41%) Ansible
9 18 (6.06%) NetBackup
9 18 (6.06%) SCOM
10 17 (5.72%) Zenoss
11 15 (5.05%) collectd
12 13 (4.38%) Vagrant
12 13 (4.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 12 (4.04%) Control-M
14 11 (3.70%) Capistrano
15 9 (3.03%) Kibana
16 8 (2.69%) Graylog2
16 8 (2.69%) Hyperic
16 8 (2.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 95 (31.99%) Red Hat
2 45 (15.15%) VMware
3 36 (12.12%) HP
4 33 (11.11%) New Relic
5 29 (9.76%) Rackspace
6 26 (8.75%) Oracle
7 22 (7.41%) Percona
8 20 (6.73%) Veritas
9 18 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 18 (6.06%) Splunk
10 15 (5.05%) SolarWinds
11 13 (4.38%) IBM
12 12 (4.04%) Altiris
12 12 (4.04%) Intel
12 12 (4.04%) BMC
13 11 (3.70%) Akamai
14 9 (3.03%) CA
14 9 (3.03%) Dell
14 9 (3.03%) Cisco
15 8 (2.69%) Perforce
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