The first table below looks at the demand for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 291 335 324
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -11
Contract jobs citing Nagios 118 80 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.48% 5.17% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 59 59
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£463 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £324 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 - £22.50
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1821 1546 1735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.76% 6.37% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1003 1027
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £15.20 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £81.77 £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 London

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in London

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the London 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
City of London +30 17 £475 +35.71% 11
Bromley - 1 £500 - 1
Croydon - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 145 (68.40%) Linux
2 134 (63.21%) Puppet
3 116 (54.72%) DevOps
4 107 (50.47%) Python
5 101 (47.64%) Opscode Chef
6 85 (40.09%) Perl
7 82 (38.68%) Apache
8 80 (37.74%) Java
9 76 (35.85%) UNIX
10 69 (32.55%) Ruby
11 68 (32.08%) Jenkins
12 64 (30.19%) Web Services
13 59 (27.83%) MySQL
13 59 (27.83%) Bash Shell
14 57 (26.89%) Amazon AWS
15 52 (24.53%) Red Hat
16 50 (23.58%) PHP
17 49 (23.11%) CentOS
18 45 (21.23%) ZABBIX
18 45 (21.23%) Finance
19 44 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (20.75%) Tomcat
20 42 (19.81%) Git (software)
21 40 (18.87%) NoSQL
21 40 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
22 39 (18.40%) LAMP
22 39 (18.40%) Cacti
23 38 (17.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 37 (17.45%) Apache Cassandra
24 37 (17.45%) Configuration Management

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 82 (38.68%) Apache
2 44 (20.75%) Tomcat
3 23 (10.85%) Node.js
4 22 (10.38%) OpenStack
5 19 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (7.08%) nginx
7 11 (5.19%) CloudStack
7 11 (5.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (3.77%) WebLogic
8 8 (3.77%) SAS
8 8 (3.77%) MS Exchange
8 8 (3.77%) Confluence
9 7 (3.30%) IIS
10 6 (2.83%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (2.36%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.94%) Zope
12 2 (0.94%) Plone
13 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) SunGard Stream Ubix
1 4 (1.89%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 57 (26.89%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (6.13%) Amazon S3
4 8 (3.77%) SaaS
5 7 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.30%) ElastiCache
6 3 (1.42%) IaaS
7 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.94%) Office 365
7 2 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.94%) GitHub
8 1 (0.47%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.26%) DNS
2 22 (10.38%) LDAP
3 13 (6.13%) HTTP
4 11 (5.19%) SAN
4 11 (5.19%) Internet
5 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.83%) Firewall
6 6 (2.83%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.36%) NAS
7 5 (2.36%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.36%) SNMP
8 4 (1.89%) VPN
8 4 (1.89%) SSL
8 4 (1.89%) SMTP
8 4 (1.89%) DHCP
9 3 (1.42%) RTSP
9 3 (1.42%) IPsec
9 3 (1.42%) BGP
9 3 (1.42%) RTP
9 3 (1.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.83%) MySQL
2 40 (18.87%) NoSQL
3 37 (17.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (14.15%) MongoDB
5 20 (9.43%) Big Data
6 19 (8.96%) Hadoop
6 19 (8.96%) Riak
7 18 (8.49%) CouchDB
8 9 (4.25%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (3.30%) Redis
10 6 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.89%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (32.08%) Jenkins
2 42 (19.81%) Git (software)
3 35 (16.51%) Maven
4 32 (15.09%) Hudson
5 15 (7.08%) Subversion
6 12 (5.66%) JIRA
7 8 (3.77%) Ant
7 8 (3.77%) Selenium
8 5 (2.36%) EasyMock
8 5 (2.36%) Mockito
8 5 (2.36%) CruiseControl
8 5 (2.36%) JUnit
9 2 (0.94%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.94%) RSpec
9 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.47%) Mocha
10 1 (0.47%) jMock
General
1 45 (21.23%) Finance
2 13 (6.13%) Banking
3 12 (5.66%) Financial Institution
3 12 (5.66%) Games
4 7 (3.30%) Front Office
5 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Electronics
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (34.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (13.21%) Administrator
3 18 (8.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 18 (8.49%) Analyst
3 18 (8.49%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (7.08%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (6.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (5.66%) Support Engineer
6 12 (5.66%) Operations Analyst
7 11 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (5.19%) Consultant
7 11 (5.19%) Architect
8 9 (4.25%) DevOps Architect
9 8 (3.77%) SAS Administrator
9 8 (3.77%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (3.30%) DevOps Consultant
10 7 (3.30%) Lead Architect
11 6 (2.83%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.83%) Developer
11 6 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (30.19%) Web Services
2 39 (18.40%) LAMP
3 19 (8.96%) HTML
4 18 (8.49%) Middleware
5 12 (5.66%) REST
6 11 (5.19%) JMX
6 11 (5.19%) SOAP
7 10 (4.72%) JSP
7 10 (4.72%) JMS
8 6 (2.83%) .NET
8 6 (2.83%) J2EE
9 5 (2.36%) RESTful
9 5 (2.36%) HTML5
9 5 (2.36%) CSS
10 4 (1.89%) jQuery
10 4 (1.89%) Django
11 3 (1.42%) JSON
11 3 (1.42%) XML
12 2 (0.94%) XSLT
12 2 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.51%) Open Source
2 16 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.13%) Hedge funds
4 10 (4.72%) Online Games
5 7 (3.30%) Clustering
5 7 (3.30%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.42%) STB
9 2 (0.94%) Social Network
9 2 (0.94%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.47%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) Replication
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 145 (68.40%) Linux
2 76 (35.85%) UNIX
3 49 (23.11%) CentOS
4 38 (17.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (13.68%) Ubuntu
6 24 (11.32%) Debian
7 19 (8.96%) Windows
8 10 (4.72%) Solaris
9 8 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.36%) SELinux
12 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (54.72%) DevOps
2 44 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (17.45%) Configuration Management
5 34 (16.04%) Scrum
6 28 (13.21%) Kanban
7 27 (12.74%) Release Management
8 23 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (9.43%) ITIL
10 18 (8.49%) Load Balancing
11 17 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (7.55%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.08%) Web Development
14 12 (5.66%) Workflow
14 12 (5.66%) Build Automation
14 12 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (5.19%) Software Engineering
15 11 (5.19%) Security Management
16 10 (4.72%) Content Management
16 10 (4.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 107 (50.47%) Python
2 85 (40.09%) Perl
3 80 (37.74%) Java
4 69 (32.55%) Ruby
5 59 (27.83%) Bash Shell
6 50 (23.58%) PHP
7 25 (11.79%) JavaScript
8 18 (8.49%) SQL
9 7 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.30%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.36%) R
10 5 (2.36%) C++
11 3 (1.42%) Korn
11 3 (1.42%) C
11 3 (1.42%) C#
12 2 (0.94%) AWK
12 2 (0.94%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.94%) sed
13 1 (0.47%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (3.30%) Degree
2 6 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.89%) MCSE
4 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.94%) CCNP
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) MCITP
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CCNA
6 1 (0.47%) CCIE
6 1 (0.47%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.49%) SLA
2 7 (3.30%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (11.32%) Active Directory
1 24 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.66%) vSphere
3 11 (5.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (4.72%) vCloud
5 8 (3.77%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.77%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.30%) KVM
6 7 (3.30%) Xen
6 7 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (2.36%) NFS
8 4 (1.89%) XenServer
9 2 (0.94%) Squid
9 2 (0.94%) Varnish
10 1 (0.47%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.47%) Postfix
10 1 (0.47%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 134 (63.21%) Puppet
2 101 (47.64%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (21.23%) ZABBIX
4 39 (18.40%) Cacti
5 27 (12.74%) Salt
6 24 (11.32%) Opsview
7 21 (9.91%) Ansible
8 20 (9.43%) Ganglia
9 18 (8.49%) SCOM
10 17 (8.02%) NetBackup
11 16 (7.55%) Zenoss
12 13 (6.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 12 (5.66%) Control-M
13 12 (5.66%) Vagrant
14 11 (5.19%) Capistrano
14 11 (5.19%) collectd
15 9 (4.25%) Kibana
16 8 (3.77%) Graylog2
16 8 (3.77%) Cobbler
16 8 (3.77%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 52 (24.53%) Red Hat
2 35 (16.51%) VMware
3 31 (14.62%) New Relic
4 25 (11.79%) Rackspace
5 24 (11.32%) Oracle
5 24 (11.32%) HP
6 20 (9.43%) Veritas
7 18 (8.49%) Microsoft
8 17 (8.02%) Splunk
9 15 (7.08%) SolarWinds
10 12 (5.66%) BMC
10 12 (5.66%) Intel
10 12 (5.66%) Altiris
11 11 (5.19%) Akamai
12 8 (3.77%) CA
12 8 (3.77%) NetApp
12 8 (3.77%) Dell
12 8 (3.77%) Perforce
13 7 (3.30%) Percona
13 7 (3.30%) Cisco
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