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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 58 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nagios 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% - 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.59% - 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 Reading region.

Systems Management Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
73 123 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.47% 12.24% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 49
Average daily rate £400 £303 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 5 (71.43%) Korn
3 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Bourne shell
3 5 (71.43%) NFS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) Isilon
4 4 (57.14%) HNC
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) CCA
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Python

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Trac
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
1 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) VB
1 5 (71.43%) Korn
1 5 (71.43%) Bourne shell
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HNC
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) CCA
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) NFS
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Isilon
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) Percona
3 1 (14.29%) Altiris