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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
England / North West
Rank 109 147 145
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -2
Contract jobs citing Nagios 18 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.06% 4.80% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
255 229 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.81% 6.09% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 119 120
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £42.70 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Nagios as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +25 15 £400 -5.88% 4
Cheshire +23 2 - -
Merseyside -3 1 £350 -6.66% 1
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Puppet
3 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
4 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
4 13 (48.15%) Python
4 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
5 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 12 (44.44%) Perl
5 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (44.44%) DevOps
6 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (37.04%) Ganglia
7 10 (37.04%) OpenStack
7 10 (37.04%) CentOS
7 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (37.04%) PHP
7 10 (37.04%) Java
7 10 (37.04%) Subversion
7 10 (37.04%) Ansible
7 10 (37.04%) Kibana
8 9 (33.33%) Graphite
8 9 (33.33%) Travis CI
8 9 (33.33%) SSL
8 9 (33.33%) Ruby
9 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 8 (29.63%) Fedora
9 8 (29.63%) DNS
9 8 (29.63%) HTTPS

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SSL
2 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) HTTPS
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) LDAP
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) SNMP
5 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.41%) HTTP
5 2 (7.41%) IMAP
5 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) MRTG
5 2 (7.41%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) VLAN
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
3 10 (37.04%) Subversion
4 9 (33.33%) Travis CI
5 8 (29.63%) GoCD
6 2 (7.41%) Ant
6 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
6 2 (7.41%) EasyMock
6 2 (7.41%) JBehave
6 2 (7.41%) JUnit
6 2 (7.41%) Maven
6 2 (7.41%) Mockito
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium
6 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Web Architect
8 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Memcached
2 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) CSS3
2 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (7.41%) Express
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
2 2 (7.41%) JMS
2 2 (7.41%) JMX
2 2 (7.41%) Material Design
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) Spring
2 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Kafka
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) SCADA
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) CentOS
2 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Fedora
4 3 (11.11%) Debian
4 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) High Availability
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) API Design
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
6 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Network Management
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) Perl
3 10 (37.04%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) PHP
4 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Korn
6 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) C++
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) iptables
1 7 (25.93%) Squid
2 5 (18.52%) Postfix
2 5 (18.52%) Varnish
3 4 (14.81%) KVM
4 2 (7.41%) Docker
4 2 (7.41%) Dovecot
4 2 (7.41%) Sendmail
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) OpenSSH
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Puppet
2 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (37.04%) Ansible
3 10 (37.04%) Ganglia
3 10 (37.04%) Kibana
4 9 (33.33%) Graphite
5 8 (29.63%) Riemann
6 3 (11.11%) Icinga
7 2 (7.41%) Cacti
7 2 (7.41%) Capistrano
7 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
7 2 (7.41%) logstash
7 2 (7.41%) OpenNebula
7 2 (7.41%) Salt
7 2 (7.41%) Wonderware InTouch
8 1 (3.70%) Nmap
8 1 (3.70%) SCCM
8 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.11%) Splunk
2 3 (11.11%) Wonderware
3 2 (7.41%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Rockwell
3 2 (7.41%) SaltStack
3 2 (7.41%) Siemens
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire