The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 129 133 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Nagios 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.034% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.49% 0.44% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£398 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 - £22.50
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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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
201 227 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.30% 7.70% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 91 84
Average daily rate £300 £310 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 16
Average hourly rate £20.50 £31.56 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +55.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £19.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.51 £38.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +34.28%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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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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
Manchester -10 1 £370 -4.51% 5
Cheshire - 1 £350 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £425 - 3
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Cacti
5 2 (28.57%) Ganglia
5 2 (28.57%) nginx
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) YUM
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) Percona
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) GPFS
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
2 1 (14.29%) Biology
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PhD
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Cacti
2 2 (28.57%) Ganglia
2 2 (28.57%) YUM
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Percona
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
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