The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 233 244 239
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Nagios 30 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.27% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.85% 2.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 4
Median daily rate £450 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £288 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1051 1017 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.81% 10.81% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 568 417
Median daily rate £401 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 30
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Nagios as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Berkshire +9 15 £475 +26.66%
Kent - 4 £450 -
Oxfordshire +9 3 £355 +18.33%
Buckinghamshire +8 3 - -
Hampshire +1 2 - - 2
Surrey -1 2 £413 +10.06% 5
Middlesex -5 1 - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 59 (77.63%) Linux
2 43 (56.58%) Puppet
3 41 (53.95%) VMware
4 32 (42.11%) Python
5 29 (38.16%) Red Hat
6 24 (31.58%) CentOS
7 23 (30.26%) Configuration Management
7 23 (30.26%) Perl
7 23 (30.26%) EMC
7 23 (30.26%) DevOps
8 21 (27.63%) ITIL
9 19 (25.00%) High Availability
9 19 (25.00%) Cisco
10 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (23.68%) Git (software)
10 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (22.37%) Cacti
12 16 (21.05%) HTTP
12 16 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (19.74%) EMC VNX
13 15 (19.74%) SSL
13 15 (19.74%) Apache
13 15 (19.74%) Tomcat
13 15 (19.74%) MySQL
13 15 (19.74%) LAMP
14 14 (18.42%) Ansible
15 13 (17.11%) Unix
15 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (17.11%) Subversion

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (19.74%) Apache
1 15 (19.74%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.84%) JBoss
2 9 (11.84%) OpenStack
2 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
3 8 (10.53%) nginx
4 5 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.95%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.32%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.32%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.32%) Engine Yard
4 1 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (1.32%) Heroku
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) HTTP
2 15 (19.74%) SSL
3 12 (15.79%) LDAP
4 11 (14.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (13.16%) Firewall
6 8 (10.53%) DNS
7 7 (9.21%) SAN
7 7 (9.21%) SMTP
8 6 (7.89%) Internet
9 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (5.26%) Kerberos
11 3 (3.95%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (3.95%) FTP
11 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
11 3 (3.95%) WinSCP
12 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.63%) SSH
12 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
13 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) MySQL
2 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.95%) Big Data
3 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.11%) Subversion
3 12 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (15.79%) TeamCity
4 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.95%) Selenium
5 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.95%) XMLSpy
6 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.32%) Ant
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.32%) JIRA
7 1 (1.32%) JUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Maven
7 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.32%) Serena SBM
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Administrator
1 20 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 8 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) VMWare Administrator
7 6 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Developer
7 6 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) VMware Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Backup Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) LAMP
2 9 (11.84%) Web Services
3 8 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (10.53%) MCollective
3 8 (10.53%) SOAP
4 6 (7.89%) Middleware
4 6 (7.89%) REST
5 5 (6.58%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.26%) JMS
6 4 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.95%) Ajax
7 3 (3.95%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (3.95%) JSON
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (3.95%) WSDL
7 3 (3.95%) XML
7 3 (3.95%) XSD
7 3 (3.95%) XSL
7 3 (3.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) EMC VNX
2 7 (9.21%) Replication
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.95%) DataPower
5 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.63%) Clustering
6 2 (2.63%) Derivative
6 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.32%) AS400
7 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.32%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 59 (77.63%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) CentOS
3 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (17.11%) Unix
5 11 (14.47%) Windows
6 9 (11.84%) Ubuntu
7 7 (9.21%) Debian
8 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
10 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.63%) Solaris
11 2 (2.63%) SUSE
12 1 (1.32%) Fedora
12 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Configuration Management
1 23 (30.26%) DevOps
2 21 (27.63%) ITIL
3 19 (25.00%) High Availability
4 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.47%) Open Source
6 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.21%) SOA
8 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.58%) Analytics
9 5 (6.58%) SDLC
9 5 (6.58%) Service Management
9 5 (6.58%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.26%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.26%) Network Design
10 4 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) Python
2 23 (30.26%) Perl
3 8 (10.53%) Ruby
4 6 (7.89%) Java
5 5 (6.58%) SQL
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.63%) C#
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Delphi
9 1 (1.32%) Go
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) CCNA
1 11 (14.47%) CCNP
1 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) RHCE
2 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) RHCSA
3 8 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.58%) Degree
5 3 (3.95%) ISEB
6 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) QA
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.79%) Squid
3 11 (14.47%) vSphere
4 10 (13.16%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 8 (10.53%) qmail
6 6 (7.89%) Docker
7 5 (6.58%) SpamAssassin
8 3 (3.95%) NFS
8 3 (3.95%) Postfix
9 2 (2.63%) Firmware
9 2 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (2.63%) Gluster
9 2 (2.63%) iptables
9 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.32%) KVM
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 43 (56.58%) Puppet
2 17 (22.37%) Cacti
3 16 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (18.42%) Ansible
5 9 (11.84%) Ganglia
5 9 (11.84%) Graphite
5 9 (11.84%) logstash
6 8 (10.53%) ZABBIX
7 7 (9.21%) collectd
8 6 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (6.58%) SCOM
10 4 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (3.95%) Data Guard
11 3 (3.95%) OVSD
11 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (3.95%) Zenoss
12 2 (2.63%) Check_MK
12 2 (2.63%) Hyperic
12 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
13 1 (1.32%) Bacula
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) VMware
2 29 (38.16%) Red Hat
3 23 (30.26%) EMC
4 19 (25.00%) Cisco
5 12 (15.79%) Splunk
6 11 (14.47%) HP
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.21%) Oracle
9 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.58%) Dell
9 5 (6.58%) IBM
10 4 (5.26%) F5
10 4 (5.26%) NetApp
10 4 (5.26%) Veeam
11 3 (3.95%) Zend
12 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
12 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.63%) Symantec
13 1 (1.32%) ATG
13 1 (1.32%) Remedy