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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 141 160 134
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Contract jobs citing Nagios 15 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.55% 1.56% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £320 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -19.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £344 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £19.91
Nagios
England

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
330 320 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.31% 7.13% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 183 118
Median daily rate £415 £388 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 27
Median hourly rate £20.73 £12.00 £19.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.75% -37.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £11.50 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 14 £425 +32.81% 6
Merseyside - 1 £293 -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Puppet
3 14 (56.00%) DevOps
3 14 (56.00%) PHP
4 13 (52.00%) Perl
5 12 (48.00%) Python
6 10 (40.00%) Unix
7 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
9 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (28.00%) CentOS
9 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
9 7 (28.00%) KVM
9 7 (28.00%) VMware
9 7 (28.00%) MySQL
10 6 (24.00%) DHCP
10 6 (24.00%) Change Management
10 6 (24.00%) MRTG
10 6 (24.00%) Ruby
11 5 (20.00%) Squid
11 5 (20.00%) Wonderware
11 5 (20.00%) Korn
11 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
11 5 (20.00%) IMAP
11 5 (20.00%) Cacti
11 5 (20.00%) iSCSI

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 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) SAS
3 3 (12.00%) Confluence
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.00%) Engine Yard
3 2 (8.00%) GitHub
3 2 (8.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DHCP
1 6 (24.00%) MRTG
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 5 (20.00%) IMAP
2 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (20.00%) SMTP
2 5 (20.00%) SNMP
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) IPv4
5 1 (4.00%) IPv6
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Network Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Splunk Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Azure Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) MCollective
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) SCADA
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
4 7 (28.00%) CentOS
5 5 (20.00%) Debian
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Ticket Management
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Network Management
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security
8 1 (4.00%) Network Design
8 1 (4.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) PHP
2 13 (52.00%) Perl
3 12 (48.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (24.00%) Ruby
6 5 (20.00%) C
6 5 (20.00%) Korn
6 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.00%) C++
8 3 (12.00%) Java
8 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) CCSA
2 1 (4.00%) CCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) KVM
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Dovecot
2 5 (20.00%) iptables
2 5 (20.00%) Sendmail
2 5 (20.00%) Squid
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) Ceph
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (68.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Cacti
2 5 (20.00%) HAProxy
2 5 (20.00%) OpenNebula
3 4 (16.00%) Graylog
3 4 (16.00%) Wonderware InTouch
3 4 (16.00%) yum
4 3 (12.00%) Ansible
4 3 (12.00%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (12.00%) SCCM
5 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (8.00%) Cobbler
5 2 (8.00%) Ganglia
5 2 (8.00%) Icinga
5 2 (8.00%) Salt
6 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Splunk
3 5 (20.00%) Wonderware
4 3 (12.00%) Rockwell
4 3 (12.00%) Siemens
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Infoblox