The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nagios 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.97% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.07%
Nagios
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Systems Management Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
131 82 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.73% 8.34% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 57 45
Average daily rate £450 £417 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £296 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.33 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Puppet
3 18 (54.55%) HTTP
3 18 (54.55%) SSL
3 18 (54.55%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) Apache
4 16 (48.48%) High Availability
4 16 (48.48%) Splunk
4 16 (48.48%) Graphite
5 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
5 15 (45.45%) JBoss
6 14 (42.42%) Unix
6 14 (42.42%) Python
6 14 (42.42%) MySQL
6 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
6 14 (42.42%) LAMP
6 14 (42.42%) DNS
6 14 (42.42%) OpenStack
6 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (42.42%) ZABBIX
6 14 (42.42%) Cacti
6 14 (42.42%) qmail
6 14 (42.42%) logstash
7 13 (39.39%) collectd
7 13 (39.39%) Ansible
7 13 (39.39%) MCollective
7 13 (39.39%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (39.39%) Ganglia
7 13 (39.39%) Squid
7 13 (39.39%) nginx

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 16 (48.48%) Apache
2 15 (45.45%) JBoss
2 15 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 14 (42.42%) OpenStack
3 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
4 13 (39.39%) nginx
5 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.03%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) HTTP
1 18 (54.55%) SSL
2 14 (42.42%) DNS
3 13 (39.39%) LDAP
3 13 (39.39%) SMTP
4 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
5 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) SSH
7 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) SAN
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) TeamCity
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) GitLab
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Support Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) VMware Support Engineer
4 11 (33.33%) Linux Support
4 11 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) Applications Support
5 7 (21.21%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Administrator
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Support Engineer
9 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (6.06%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) LAMP
2 13 (39.39%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (39.39%) MCollective
2 13 (39.39%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (3.03%) ELK Stack
5 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Unix
3 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Windows
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) Debian
7 1 (3.03%) Fedora
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) High Availability
2 13 (39.39%) Configuration Management
3 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
4 9 (27.27%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Open Source
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) Software Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Service Design
8 3 (9.09%) SOA
9 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
9 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) Web Operations
10 1 (3.03%) Scrum
10 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) HNC
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) qmail
2 13 (39.39%) Squid
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.12%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.03%) Docker
6 1 (3.03%) KVM
6 1 (3.03%) NFS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.03%) Postfix
6 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.03%) Varnish
6 1 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (78.79%) Puppet
2 16 (48.48%) Graphite
3 14 (42.42%) Cacti
3 14 (42.42%) logstash
3 14 (42.42%) ZABBIX
4 13 (39.39%) Ansible
4 13 (39.39%) collectd
4 13 (39.39%) Ganglia
5 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
6 3 (9.09%) Data Guard
6 3 (9.09%) Kibana
7 2 (6.06%) Rsyslog
8 1 (3.03%) Bacula
8 1 (3.03%) cPanel
8 1 (3.03%) Grafana
8 1 (3.03%) Plesk
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (3.03%) Salt
8 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) Splunk
3 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Altiris
5 4 (12.12%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) NetApp
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) Remedy
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) CommVault
7 1 (3.03%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec