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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 231 245 232
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Nagios 40 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.94% 2.81% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 9
Median daily rate £450 £341 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +6.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £230 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
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 - £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
1015 926 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.91% 9.81% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 542 421
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 40
Median hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -16.76%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +13 21 £450 - 3
Kent - 6 £450 - 1
Surrey -8 4 £413 +10.06% 4
Oxfordshire +6 3 £355 +54.34%
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - -
Hampshire -12 2 - -
Middlesex -2 1 - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 67 (78.82%) Linux
2 47 (55.29%) Puppet
3 41 (48.24%) VMware
4 32 (37.65%) Python
5 29 (34.12%) Red Hat
5 29 (34.12%) Configuration Management
6 26 (30.59%) Cacti
7 25 (29.41%) High Availability
8 23 (27.06%) DevOps
8 23 (27.06%) CentOS
8 23 (27.06%) Apache
8 23 (27.06%) Tomcat
9 22 (25.88%) Perl
9 22 (25.88%) HTTP
10 21 (24.71%) SSL
10 21 (24.71%) MySQL
10 21 (24.71%) LAMP
10 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
11 19 (22.35%) Splunk
12 18 (21.18%) Graphite
12 18 (21.18%) Squid
12 18 (21.18%) Unix
12 18 (21.18%) ITIL
12 18 (21.18%) LDAP
13 17 (20.00%) Web Services
13 17 (20.00%) Windows
13 17 (20.00%) JBoss
13 17 (20.00%) Ansible

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 23 (27.06%) Apache
1 23 (27.06%) Tomcat
2 17 (20.00%) JBoss
3 15 (17.65%) OpenStack
3 15 (17.65%) WebLogic
4 14 (16.47%) nginx
5 8 (9.41%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.53%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (3.53%) IIS
7 3 (3.53%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.18%) Confluence
8 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.18%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.18%) Engine Yard
4 1 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) Heroku
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.88%) HTTP
2 21 (24.71%) SSL
3 18 (21.18%) LDAP
4 14 (16.47%) DNS
5 13 (15.29%) SMTP
6 10 (11.76%) Firewall
7 7 (8.24%) SAN
7 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
8 6 (7.06%) Internet
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (4.71%) Kerberos
9 4 (4.71%) SSH
10 3 (3.53%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (3.53%) FTP
10 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.53%) WinSCP
11 2 (2.35%) AMQP
11 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.53%) Big Data
3 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.35%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 13 (15.29%) Subversion
4 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.53%) Maven
6 3 (3.53%) Selenium
6 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.53%) XMLSpy
7 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.35%) GitLab
7 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.18%) Ant
8 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.18%) JIRA
8 1 (1.18%) JUnit
8 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.18%) Serena SBM
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (24.71%) Support Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
4 14 (16.47%) Administrator
4 14 (16.47%) Linux Support
4 14 (16.47%) Linux Support Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) VMware Support Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (10.59%) Applications Engineer
8 9 (10.59%) Applications Support
8 9 (10.59%) Applications Support Engineer
9 7 (8.24%) Consultant
10 6 (7.06%) Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (5.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
11 5 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.71%) LAMP
2 17 (20.00%) Web Services
3 14 (16.47%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (16.47%) MCollective
4 8 (9.41%) SOAP
5 6 (7.06%) Middleware
5 6 (7.06%) REST
6 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 5 (5.88%) JMS
6 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.53%) Ajax
7 3 (3.53%) JSON
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.53%) Spring
7 3 (3.53%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (3.53%) WSDL
7 3 (3.53%) XML
7 3 (3.53%) XSD
7 3 (3.53%) XSL
7 3 (3.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.41%) EMC VNX
2 7 (8.24%) Replication
3 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.53%) DataPower
4 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Clustering
5 2 (2.35%) Derivative
5 2 (2.35%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.18%) AS400
6 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.18%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 67 (78.82%) Linux
2 23 (27.06%) CentOS
3 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (21.18%) Unix
5 17 (20.00%) Windows
6 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (10.59%) Ubuntu
8 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
9 7 (8.24%) Debian
10 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.35%) Solaris
12 2 (2.35%) SUSE
13 1 (1.18%) Fedora
13 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Configuration Management
2 25 (29.41%) High Availability
3 23 (27.06%) DevOps
4 18 (21.18%) ITIL
5 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.29%) Open Source
6 10 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.24%) SOA
9 6 (7.06%) Analytics
9 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (5.88%) SDLC
10 5 (5.88%) Service Management
10 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.71%) Network Design
11 4 (4.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) Python
2 22 (25.88%) Perl
3 9 (10.59%) Java
3 9 (10.59%) Ruby
4 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.88%) SQL
5 4 (4.71%) PHP
5 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.35%) C#
7 2 (2.35%) Go
7 2 (2.35%) VB
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) Delphi
8 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) CCNA
3 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.24%) Degree
5 6 (7.06%) MCSE
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.88%) RHCSA
7 4 (4.71%) CCNP
7 4 (4.71%) HNC
8 3 (3.53%) ISEB
8 3 (3.53%) RHCE
9 2 (2.35%) MCP
9 2 (2.35%) MCSA
10 1 (1.18%) AWS Certification
10 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (21.18%) Squid
2 14 (16.47%) qmail
3 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
4 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.24%) Docker
6 5 (5.88%) SpamAssassin
7 4 (4.71%) vSphere
7 4 (4.71%) XenApp
8 3 (3.53%) NFS
8 3 (3.53%) Postfix
9 2 (2.35%) Firmware
9 2 (2.35%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (2.35%) Gluster
9 2 (2.35%) iptables
9 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.18%) KVM
10 1 (1.18%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.18%) Varnish
10 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (55.29%) Puppet
2 26 (30.59%) Cacti
3 18 (21.18%) Graphite
4 17 (20.00%) Ansible
5 16 (18.82%) Ganglia
5 16 (18.82%) logstash
6 14 (16.47%) ZABBIX
7 13 (15.29%) collectd
8 9 (10.59%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (9.41%) NetBackup
10 6 (7.06%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (5.88%) SCOM
12 4 (4.71%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (3.53%) Data Guard
13 3 (3.53%) Hyperic
13 3 (3.53%) Kibana
13 3 (3.53%) OVSD
13 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 3 (3.53%) Zenoss
14 2 (2.35%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) VMware
2 29 (34.12%) Red Hat
3 19 (22.35%) Splunk
4 16 (18.82%) EMC
5 15 (17.65%) HP
6 12 (14.12%) Cisco
6 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.24%) Oracle
8 5 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 5 (5.88%) Citrix
8 5 (5.88%) Dell
8 5 (5.88%) IBM
8 5 (5.88%) Remedy
9 4 (4.71%) Altiris
9 4 (4.71%) F5
9 4 (4.71%) NetApp
9 4 (4.71%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.71%) Symantec
9 4 (4.71%) Veeam
10 3 (3.53%) CommVault