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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 239 231 219
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Nagios 28 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.98% 1.99% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 10
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£310 £320 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -30.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £296 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
939 853 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.33% 8.76% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 436 339
Average daily rate £375 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £198 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 48
Average hourly rate £19.25 £25.75 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.24% +7.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.40 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.09 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nagios across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Hampshire +4 13 £320 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £230 - 2
Surrey +4 4 £425 +32.81%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 5
East Sussex - - - - 4
Berkshire - - - - 4
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England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 37 (72.55%) Linux
2 34 (66.67%) Windows
3 20 (39.22%) VMware
4 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
5 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (31.37%) Puppet
6 15 (29.41%) ITIL
7 14 (27.45%) Python
7 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
8 13 (25.49%) DNS
8 13 (25.49%) SAN
8 13 (25.49%) SQL
8 13 (25.49%) Firewall
9 12 (23.53%) HP
9 12 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (21.57%) DevOps
10 11 (21.57%) CentOS
10 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (19.61%) DHCP
11 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
11 10 (19.61%) Perl
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle
12 9 (17.65%) IIS
12 9 (17.65%) MCSE
12 9 (17.65%) UNIX
12 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 9 (17.65%) Subversion
12 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (17.65%) IIS
2 8 (15.69%) nginx
3 7 (13.73%) Apache
4 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.92%) SAS
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) DNS
1 13 (25.49%) SAN
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) DHCP
3 8 (15.69%) VLAN
4 7 (13.73%) NAS
5 6 (11.76%) SSL
6 3 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) SSH
6 3 (5.88%) LDAP
7 2 (3.92%) VoIP
7 2 (3.92%) FTP
7 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.96%) HTTP
8 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.96%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Subversion
2 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.76%) Gerrit
3 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (25.49%) Administrator
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Linux Support
6 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Support
6 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) XML
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceStack
2 2 (3.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) WCF
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.96%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Linux
2 34 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (21.57%) CentOS
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (17.65%) UNIX
5 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.80%) Solaris
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.88%) Android
9 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (21.57%) DevOps
4 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
6 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.80%) Web Development
6 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.88%) Change Control
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.88%) Service Management
9 2 (3.92%) Time Management
9 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.92%) CRM
9 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Python
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Perl
4 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.80%) PHP
6 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.84%) Ruby
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.96%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) Korn
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.65%) MCSE
3 8 (15.69%) CCNA
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (11.76%) RHCT
5 4 (7.84%) HNC
6 3 (5.88%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.96%) CCA
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.88%) vSphere
5 3 (5.88%) KVM
6 2 (3.92%) vCloud
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.96%) Firmware
7 1 (1.96%) Samba
7 1 (1.96%) iptables
7 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Puppet
2 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (13.73%) Ansible
3 7 (13.73%) Icinga
4 6 (11.76%) NetBackup
5 4 (7.84%) SCCM
6 3 (5.88%) OpenView
6 3 (5.88%) logstash
6 3 (5.88%) Opsview
6 3 (5.88%) Hyperic
7 2 (3.92%) vMotion
7 2 (3.92%) Cacti
8 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.96%) AppManager
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.96%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.96%) SCOM
8 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) VMware
2 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
3 12 (23.53%) HP
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.73%) SolarWinds
6 6 (11.76%) Splunk
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco
7 5 (9.80%) Citrix
7 5 (9.80%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) Remedy
8 4 (7.84%) Altiris
9 3 (5.88%) EMC
9 3 (5.88%) Isilon
9 3 (5.88%) Veritas
9 3 (5.88%) Juniper
10 2 (3.92%) Avaya
10 2 (3.92%) Dell
10 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.96%) Sun