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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 387 433 493
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +60
Contract jobs citing Nagios 204 136 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.07% 3.91% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 101 59
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £400 £268
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +49.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 - £22.50
Nagios
UK

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
4022 3481 3434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.70% 7.22% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 2086 1830
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 154 161
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +41 137 £450 +16.12% 38
South East +9 20 £300 -25.00% 8
Yorkshire +8 14 £225 -50.00% 5
East of England -8 14 £400 +14.28% 3
South West - 7 - - 2
North West -2 4 £370 -4.51% 9
West Midlands - 3 £160 - 1
Nagios
UK

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 269 (76.20%) Linux
2 226 (64.02%) Puppet
3 184 (52.12%) DevOps
4 162 (45.89%) Python
5 144 (40.79%) Opscode Chef
6 133 (37.68%) Apache
7 128 (36.26%) UNIX
8 126 (35.69%) Red Hat
9 121 (34.28%) Perl
10 102 (28.90%) MySQL
11 101 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (27.76%) Ruby
13 97 (27.48%) Java
14 95 (26.91%) CentOS
15 91 (25.78%) Jenkins
16 90 (25.50%) PHP
17 87 (24.65%) Web Services
18 86 (24.36%) Configuration Management
19 85 (24.08%) Amazon AWS
20 74 (20.96%) Open Source
21 72 (20.40%) VMware
22 71 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 68 (19.26%) DNS
24 64 (18.13%) LAMP
25 62 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
26 61 (17.28%) Git (software)
27 60 (17.00%) Bash Shell
28 56 (15.86%) Windows
29 55 (15.58%) Tomcat
29 55 (15.58%) Cacti

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 133 (37.68%) Apache
2 55 (15.58%) Tomcat
3 40 (11.33%) nginx
4 32 (9.07%) OpenStack
5 24 (6.80%) Node.js
6 20 (5.67%) MS Exchange
7 17 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (3.97%) SAS
10 11 (3.12%) WebLogic
10 11 (3.12%) IIS
11 10 (2.83%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (2.83%) SharePoint
12 9 (2.55%) CloudStack
13 6 (1.70%) Confluence
13 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (1.42%) Jetty
15 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.57%) lighttpd
Applications
1 6 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) SunGard Stream Ubix
1 4 (1.13%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 85 (24.08%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (13.60%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (10.76%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.98%) ElastiCache
5 7 (1.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (1.70%) IaaS
7 5 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.13%) SaaS
9 3 (0.85%) PaaS
9 3 (0.85%) Office 365
10 2 (0.57%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (19.26%) DNS
2 25 (7.08%) LDAP
2 25 (7.08%) DHCP
3 22 (6.23%) SAN
4 19 (5.38%) Internet
5 18 (5.10%) HTTP
5 18 (5.10%) Firewall
6 16 (4.53%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.27%) SSL
7 8 (2.27%) SMTP
8 7 (1.98%) VPN
9 6 (1.70%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.70%) SNMP
9 6 (1.70%) FTP
10 5 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.42%) NAS
10 5 (1.42%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.13%) VLAN
12 3 (0.85%) VoIP
12 3 (0.85%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (28.90%) MySQL
2 42 (11.90%) MongoDB
2 42 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 40 (11.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (4.82%) Hadoop
5 16 (4.53%) Riak
6 15 (4.25%) Big Data
6 15 (4.25%) CouchDB
7 11 (3.12%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.98%) Redis
10 4 (1.13%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.13%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.57%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.28%) Ingres
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 91 (25.78%) Jenkins
2 61 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 35 (9.92%) Hudson
4 34 (9.63%) Maven
4 34 (9.63%) Subversion
5 15 (4.25%) JIRA
6 11 (3.12%) Selenium
7 7 (1.98%) Ant
7 7 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.70%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.42%) JUnit
10 3 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.85%) Gradle
10 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.57%) RSpec
12 1 (0.28%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.28%) CruiseControl
General
1 42 (11.90%) Finance
2 15 (4.25%) Games
3 12 (3.40%) Financial Institution
4 11 (3.12%) Banking
5 7 (1.98%) Front Office
5 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.13%) Retail
7 3 (0.85%) Electronics
7 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Marketing
8 2 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 96 (27.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (11.61%) Administrator
3 36 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
4 34 (9.63%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (8.22%) Linux Administrator
6 28 (7.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 25 (7.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 25 (7.08%) Analyst
8 20 (5.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 20 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (4.53%) Consultant
10 15 (4.25%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.68%) Architect
11 13 (3.68%) DevOps Architect
12 12 (3.40%) Operations Analyst
13 11 (3.12%) DevOps Consultant
14 10 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (2.83%) Support Analyst
15 9 (2.55%) Developer
15 9 (2.55%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (24.65%) Web Services
2 64 (18.13%) LAMP
3 20 (5.67%) HTML
4 18 (5.10%) Middleware
5 10 (2.83%) .NET
6 7 (1.98%) REST
6 7 (1.98%) Sensu
7 6 (1.70%) JMX
7 6 (1.70%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (1.70%) J2EE
7 6 (1.70%) SOAP
8 5 (1.42%) JMS
8 5 (1.42%) JSP
9 4 (1.13%) Django
9 4 (1.13%) HTML5
10 3 (0.85%) CSS
10 3 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.85%) RESTful
10 3 (0.85%) jQuery
11 2 (0.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (20.96%) Open Source
2 21 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.97%) Clustering
4 13 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.40%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.55%) Online Games
7 8 (2.27%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.27%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.70%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.85%) Wiki
9 3 (0.85%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
10 2 (0.57%) SCADA
10 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.57%) STB
10 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 269 (76.20%) Linux
2 128 (36.26%) UNIX
3 95 (26.91%) CentOS
4 71 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (15.86%) Windows
6 43 (12.18%) Ubuntu
7 27 (7.65%) Debian
8 18 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.97%) Solaris
10 9 (2.55%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.70%) SELinux
12 2 (0.57%) AIX
13 1 (0.28%) OS/400
13 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.28%) HPUX
13 1 (0.28%) Fedora
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (52.12%) DevOps
2 101 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (24.36%) Configuration Management
4 62 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (13.88%) Load Balancing
6 44 (12.46%) ITIL
7 40 (11.33%) Scrum
8 35 (9.92%) Kanban
9 25 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (6.52%) Workflow
10 23 (6.52%) Release Management
11 19 (5.38%) Service Management
12 17 (4.82%) Security Management
12 17 (4.82%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.82%) Incident Management
13 16 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (4.53%) Network Monitoring
13 16 (4.53%) Service Delivery
14 13 (3.68%) Software Engineering
15 12 (3.40%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 162 (45.89%) Python
2 121 (34.28%) Perl
3 98 (27.76%) Ruby
4 97 (27.48%) Java
5 90 (25.50%) PHP
6 60 (17.00%) Bash Shell
7 30 (8.50%) JavaScript
8 28 (7.93%) SQL
9 14 (3.97%) C
10 13 (3.68%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.40%) Korn
12 11 (3.12%) Scala
13 10 (2.83%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.83%) Bourne shell
13 10 (2.83%) VB
14 8 (2.27%) R
15 6 (1.70%) C++
16 3 (0.85%) C#
16 3 (0.85%) Jython
17 2 (0.57%) Golang
Qualifications
1 19 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.12%) MCSE
5 9 (2.55%) Degree
6 5 (1.42%) HNC
6 5 (1.42%) RHCE
6 5 (1.42%) CCA
6 5 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.13%) CCNA
8 2 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.57%) CCNP
8 2 (0.57%) PhD
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.67%) SLA
2 7 (1.98%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (13.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (12.46%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.38%) NFS
4 17 (4.82%) vCloud
5 15 (4.25%) vSphere
6 12 (3.40%) Xen
7 9 (2.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (2.55%) KVM
8 8 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.27%) Varnish
8 8 (2.27%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (1.70%) Hyper-V
11 4 (1.13%) XenServer
12 3 (0.85%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.85%) Squid
12 3 (0.85%) GPFS
13 2 (0.57%) Postfix
13 2 (0.57%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 226 (64.02%) Puppet
2 144 (40.79%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (15.58%) Cacti
4 53 (15.01%) ZABBIX
5 35 (9.92%) Zenoss
6 28 (7.93%) Salt
7 26 (7.37%) Opsview
8 25 (7.08%) Ganglia
9 24 (6.80%) NetBackup
10 22 (6.23%) Vagrant
11 21 (5.95%) Ansible
12 19 (5.38%) SCOM
13 15 (4.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 15 (4.25%) Kibana
14 14 (3.97%) Graylog2
14 14 (3.97%) Icinga
14 14 (3.97%) collectd
15 12 (3.40%) Hyperic
15 12 (3.40%) Control-M
16 8 (2.27%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 126 (35.69%) Red Hat
2 72 (20.40%) VMware
3 49 (13.88%) HP
4 35 (9.92%) New Relic
5 34 (9.63%) Splunk
5 34 (9.63%) Oracle
6 32 (9.07%) Microsoft
7 30 (8.50%) Percona
8 24 (6.80%) Rackspace
9 23 (6.52%) Veritas
10 22 (6.23%) SolarWinds
11 20 (5.67%) Cisco
12 18 (5.10%) EMC
13 15 (4.25%) Altiris
13 15 (4.25%) Citrix
14 13 (3.68%) Perforce
14 13 (3.68%) IBM
15 12 (3.40%) BMC
15 12 (3.40%) Intel
16 10 (2.83%) Akamai
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 450 - 550
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: £400-500pd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Haywards Heath
Greywood Associates Limited
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago