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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 431 432 421
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Nagios 142 133 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.72% 3.75% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 85 64
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£450 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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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
3813 3550 2797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.84% 7.51% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2317 2025 1621
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 171 170
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%

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 March 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 March 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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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 -9 88 £500 +11.11% 39
South East -16 27 £320 - 22
Yorkshire - 10 £363 - 3
East Midlands - 7 £488 -
North West -11 6 £408 +5.16% 2
South West -9 1 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
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Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 277 (79.83%) Linux
2 228 (65.71%) DevOps
3 224 (64.55%) Puppet
4 193 (55.62%) Python
5 153 (44.09%) VMware
6 147 (42.36%) Opscode Chef
7 133 (38.33%) Jenkins
8 128 (36.89%) Apache
9 124 (35.73%) MongoDB
10 120 (34.58%) Ruby
11 116 (33.43%) Java
12 111 (31.99%) Agile Software Development
13 108 (31.12%) Red Hat
14 107 (30.84%) MySQL
15 106 (30.55%) Ansible
16 96 (27.67%) Perl
17 94 (27.09%) UNIX
18 85 (24.50%) CentOS
19 84 (24.21%) Ubuntu
20 81 (23.34%) Windows
21 79 (22.77%) Amazon AWS
21 79 (22.77%) Bash Shell
22 78 (22.48%) Configuration Management
23 76 (21.90%) Web Services
24 70 (20.17%) PHP
25 66 (19.02%) Open Source
25 66 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
26 65 (18.73%) DNS
27 61 (17.58%) OpenStack
28 60 (17.29%) NoSQL

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 128 (36.89%) Apache
2 61 (17.58%) OpenStack
3 58 (16.71%) Tomcat
4 53 (15.27%) nginx
4 53 (15.27%) Node.js
5 21 (6.05%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (5.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (4.61%) JBoss
8 10 (2.88%) IIS
9 7 (2.02%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.02%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.73%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.44%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.44%) Jetty
12 4 (1.15%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.86%) SAS
13 3 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.58%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.58%) ProjectWise
2 2 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 79 (22.77%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (12.97%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (4.32%) Heroku
4 15 (4.32%) Engine Yard
5 14 (4.03%) Amazon S3
6 11 (3.17%) PaaS
7 4 (1.15%) SaaS
7 4 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.58%) IaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Datadog
9 1 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 65 (18.73%) DNS
2 37 (10.66%) Firewall
3 36 (10.37%) TCP/IP
4 32 (9.22%) SAN
5 24 (6.92%) LDAP
6 23 (6.63%) VLAN
7 21 (6.05%) DHCP
7 21 (6.05%) HTTP
8 19 (5.48%) SSL
9 16 (4.61%) VPN
10 15 (4.32%) Internet
11 10 (2.88%) SMTP
12 8 (2.31%) FTP
13 7 (2.02%) NAS
14 5 (1.44%) Kerberos
15 4 (1.15%) HTTPS
15 4 (1.15%) Network Security
15 4 (1.15%) SSH
16 3 (0.86%) IPsec
16 3 (0.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (35.73%) MongoDB
2 107 (30.84%) MySQL
3 60 (17.29%) NoSQL
4 49 (14.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 36 (10.37%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (10.37%) Hadoop
6 31 (8.93%) CouchDB
6 31 (8.93%) Riak
7 24 (6.92%) Relational Database
8 23 (6.63%) Redis
8 23 (6.63%) Big Data
9 22 (6.34%) MariaDB
10 18 (5.19%) Hypertable
11 16 (4.61%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.59%) HBase
13 8 (2.31%) SQL Server
14 6 (1.73%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.44%) DB2
15 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 133 (38.33%) Jenkins
2 60 (17.29%) Git (software)
3 46 (13.26%) Subversion
4 36 (10.37%) Maven
5 18 (5.19%) Fiddler
6 17 (4.90%) Artifactory
7 15 (4.32%) Hudson
8 8 (2.31%) JIRA
9 6 (1.73%) Gerrit
9 6 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.58%) Lombardi
12 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.29%) TestNG
12 1 (0.29%) Ant
12 1 (0.29%) JUnit
12 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.29%) Toad
12 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.29%) Mockito
General
1 16 (4.61%) Games
2 13 (3.75%) Finance
3 9 (2.59%) Retail
3 9 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.44%) Marketing
4 5 (1.44%) Banking
5 3 (0.86%) Advertising
5 3 (0.86%) Publishing
5 3 (0.86%) Front Office
5 3 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.29%) Billing
6 1 (0.29%) French Language
6 1 (0.29%) German Language
6 1 (0.29%) Back Office
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (41.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (13.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 47 (13.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 37 (10.66%) Administrator
4 30 (8.65%) Consultant
4 30 (8.65%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (7.49%) Senior Consultant
5 26 (7.49%) Linux Engineer
5 26 (7.49%) DevOps Consultant
6 22 (6.34%) Systems Engineer
7 20 (5.76%) Linux Administrator
8 17 (4.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (3.75%) Developer
9 13 (3.75%) Architect
10 12 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (3.17%) DevOps Architect
12 10 (2.88%) Support Engineer
13 8 (2.31%) Analyst
13 8 (2.31%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 7 (2.02%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (21.90%) Web Services
2 31 (8.93%) LAMP
2 31 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (4.32%) MCollective
4 11 (3.17%) HTML
5 10 (2.88%) .NET
6 8 (2.31%) XML
7 5 (1.44%) REST
7 5 (1.44%) Middleware
8 4 (1.15%) Django
8 4 (1.15%) HTML5
8 4 (1.15%) J2EE
8 4 (1.15%) Java EE
9 3 (0.86%) JSON
9 3 (0.86%) Servlets
9 3 (0.86%) SOAP
9 3 (0.86%) MSMQ
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (0.58%) XSLT
10 2 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.02%) Open Source
2 30 (8.65%) Clustering
3 28 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.32%) Device Driver
5 14 (4.03%) Replication
6 12 (3.46%) Online Games
7 11 (3.17%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.44%) PKI
10 3 (0.86%) Statistics
10 3 (0.86%) Streaming Video
10 3 (0.86%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.58%) CMDB
11 2 (0.58%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.58%) NHS
11 2 (0.58%) Derivative
11 2 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 277 (79.83%) Linux
2 94 (27.09%) UNIX
3 85 (24.50%) CentOS
4 84 (24.21%) Ubuntu
5 81 (23.34%) Windows
6 52 (14.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (8.36%) Debian
8 25 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (4.03%) Solaris
11 13 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.44%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.15%) Android
14 3 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.58%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (65.71%) DevOps
2 111 (31.99%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.48%) Configuration Management
4 49 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (13.54%) Load Balancing
6 32 (9.22%) Scrum
6 32 (9.22%) Software Engineering
7 30 (8.65%) ITIL
8 27 (7.78%) E-Commerce
9 25 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (4.61%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (4.32%) Release Management
12 14 (4.03%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.03%) Network Monitoring
13 13 (3.75%) Mentoring
14 12 (3.46%) Change Management
14 12 (3.46%) OO
14 12 (3.46%) Kanban
15 11 (3.17%) Incident Management
16 9 (2.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (55.62%) Python
2 120 (34.58%) Ruby
3 116 (33.43%) Java
4 96 (27.67%) Perl
5 79 (22.77%) Bash Shell
6 70 (20.17%) PHP
7 54 (15.56%) SQL
8 33 (9.51%) Shell Script
9 23 (6.63%) C
10 20 (5.76%) Scala
11 18 (5.19%) Golang
12 15 (4.32%) Korn
13 13 (3.75%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.02%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.86%) VB
16 2 (0.58%) C++
16 2 (0.58%) VBScript
17 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.29%) C#
17 1 (0.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (4.03%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.17%) MCSE
4 8 (2.31%) CCNA
4 8 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.02%) RHCT
6 6 (1.73%) Degree
7 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.15%) HNC
9 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.58%) VCDX
10 2 (0.58%) VCAP
10 2 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.58%) MCP
11 1 (0.29%) CCA
11 1 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.19%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (8.93%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.61%) vSphere
3 16 (4.61%) vCloud
4 15 (4.32%) VMware ESX
5 13 (3.75%) NFS
6 11 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (3.17%) Docker
7 8 (2.31%) HDFS
7 8 (2.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (2.31%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.73%) Xen
9 5 (1.44%) Apache Flume
9 5 (1.44%) KVM
10 4 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (1.15%) Varnish
11 3 (0.86%) Samba
11 3 (0.86%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.86%) iptables
12 2 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 224 (64.55%) Puppet
2 147 (42.36%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (30.55%) Ansible
4 59 (17.00%) Graphite
5 50 (14.41%) ZABBIX
6 41 (11.82%) Salt
7 36 (10.37%) Cacti
8 32 (9.22%) collectd
9 30 (8.65%) Icinga
10 28 (8.07%) Vagrant
11 27 (7.78%) Opsview
12 18 (5.19%) Cobbler
12 18 (5.19%) CFEngine
13 17 (4.90%) HAProxy
14 16 (4.61%) Kibana
14 16 (4.61%) Zenoss
15 12 (3.46%) SCCM
15 12 (3.46%) Graylog
16 10 (2.88%) NetBackup
17 8 (2.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 153 (44.09%) VMware
2 108 (31.12%) Red Hat
3 58 (16.71%) Oracle
4 51 (14.70%) Splunk
5 34 (9.80%) New Relic
6 25 (7.20%) Cisco
7 23 (6.63%) HP
7 23 (6.63%) SaltStack
8 22 (6.34%) Akamai
9 19 (5.48%) Microsoft
10 18 (5.19%) Rackspace
11 17 (4.90%) F5
12 15 (4.32%) Percona
13 14 (4.03%) Citrix
14 13 (3.75%) Perforce
15 12 (3.46%) NetApp
16 11 (3.17%) EMC
16 11 (3.17%) SolarWinds
17 9 (2.59%) DigitalOcean
17 9 (2.59%) Veritas
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