The first table below looks at the demand for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Scotland region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank - 109 101
Contract jobs citing Nagios 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.80% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £313 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 - £21.25
Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
215 167 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.82% 6.77% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 77 81
Average daily rate £325 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.89 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.11% -9.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
Nagios
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Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Dundee - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Nagios
UK

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Cacti
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) AWK
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Munin
3 2 (40.00%) sed
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Opsview
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) OpenView
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) DSDM
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) AWK
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) sed
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Munin
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Opsview
2 1 (20.00%) StatsD
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (20.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware