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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 222 239 238
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Nagios 35 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.29% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.26% 2.65% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 0
Average daily rate £339 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £355 £388
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
822 1018 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.73% 10.82% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 494 384
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 50
Average hourly rate £46.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.12 £55.65 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +31 23 £350 +33.33% 3
Surrey +2 9 £330 -17.50% 10
Hampshire +3 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 63 (92.65%) Linux
2 55 (80.88%) Puppet
3 35 (51.47%) DevOps
4 33 (48.53%) Python
5 29 (42.65%) Tomcat
5 29 (42.65%) Red Hat
6 27 (39.71%) VMware
7 24 (35.29%) JBoss
7 24 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (30.88%) Splunk
8 21 (30.88%) Cacti
8 21 (30.88%) MySQL
8 21 (30.88%) Web Services
8 21 (30.88%) Configuration Management
9 20 (29.41%) HTTP
9 20 (29.41%) SSL
9 20 (29.41%) Perl
10 19 (27.94%) Apache
10 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (26.47%) Graphite
12 17 (25.00%) Ganglia
12 17 (25.00%) DNS
13 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
13 16 (23.53%) nginx
13 16 (23.53%) logstash
14 15 (22.06%) High Availability
14 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
14 15 (22.06%) Unix
14 15 (22.06%) Java
14 15 (22.06%) LAMP

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (42.65%) Tomcat
2 24 (35.29%) JBoss
3 19 (27.94%) Apache
4 16 (23.53%) nginx
5 14 (20.59%) WebLogic
6 13 (19.12%) OpenStack
7 6 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (7.35%) IIS
9 4 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP CCM
1 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) SoftLayer
2 4 (5.88%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) HTTP
1 20 (29.41%) SSL
2 17 (25.00%) DNS
3 14 (20.59%) LDAP
4 13 (19.12%) SMTP
5 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.29%) VLAN
6 6 (8.82%) VPN
7 5 (7.35%) SSH
8 4 (5.88%) AMQP
8 4 (5.88%) SNMP
8 4 (5.88%) Wireless
9 3 (4.41%) Firewall
9 3 (4.41%) SAN
10 2 (2.94%) NAS
10 2 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (1.47%) DHCP
11 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.47%) LAN
11 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) MySQL
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Big Data
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) HPCC
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 11 (16.18%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.82%) Subversion
5 4 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.41%) JIRA
7 2 (2.94%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.94%) GitLab
7 2 (2.94%) Maven
8 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 2 (2.94%) Back Office
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Linux Engineer
2 23 (33.82%) Support Engineer
3 22 (32.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Linux Support
4 14 (20.59%) Linux Support Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Administrator
5 12 (17.65%) VMware Support Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Applications Support
6 11 (16.18%) Applications Support Engineer
7 10 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (10.29%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (7.35%) Analyst
12 5 (7.35%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) Web Services
2 15 (22.06%) LAMP
3 13 (19.12%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (19.12%) MCollective
4 7 (10.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (10.29%) Spring
5 4 (5.88%) ELK Stack
5 4 (5.88%) Grails
6 3 (4.41%) Middleware
7 2 (2.94%) JMS
7 2 (2.94%) Kafka
7 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.94%) ServiceStack
8 1 (1.47%) Django
8 1 (1.47%) Esper
8 1 (1.47%) Guice
8 1 (1.47%) Memcached
8 1 (1.47%) Play Framework
8 1 (1.47%) REST
8 1 (1.47%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Statistics
3 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (92.65%) Linux
2 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (22.06%) Unix
4 14 (20.59%) Windows
5 13 (19.12%) CentOS
6 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.94%) Debian
10 2 (2.94%) Solaris
11 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) DevOps
2 21 (30.88%) Configuration Management
3 15 (22.06%) High Availability
4 11 (16.18%) Incident Management
4 11 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (10.29%) Analytics
6 6 (8.82%) Open Source
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.35%) ITIL
7 5 (7.35%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.88%) Change Control
8 4 (5.88%) Computer Security
8 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.88%) Network Design
8 4 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.94%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) Python
2 20 (29.41%) Perl
3 15 (22.06%) Java
4 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
5 7 (10.29%) Ruby
6 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) Go
9 1 (1.47%) C#
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
9 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) MCSE
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 5 (7.35%) LPIC
3 5 (7.35%) MCSA
3 5 (7.35%) RHCT
4 4 (5.88%) CCNA
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.88%) HNC
4 4 (5.88%) MCP
4 4 (5.88%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) MCITP
6 1 (1.47%) MCTS
6 1 (1.47%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) qmail
2 13 (19.12%) Squid
3 8 (11.76%) Docker
4 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.88%) XenApp
6 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.41%) Xen
7 1 (1.47%) KVM
7 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (80.88%) Puppet
2 21 (30.88%) Cacti
3 18 (26.47%) Graphite
4 17 (25.00%) Ganglia
5 16 (23.53%) logstash
6 14 (20.59%) Ansible
6 14 (20.59%) collectd
6 14 (20.59%) ZABBIX
7 9 (13.24%) NetBackup
7 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (11.76%) Cobbler
9 5 (7.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (7.35%) WSUS
10 4 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (4.41%) SCOM
12 2 (2.94%) Hyperic
12 2 (2.94%) Kibana
12 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
12 2 (2.94%) Rsyslog
13 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Red Hat
2 27 (39.71%) VMware
3 21 (30.88%) Splunk
4 9 (13.24%) Oracle
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.82%) HP
7 5 (7.35%) Citrix
7 5 (7.35%) Intel Security
7 5 (7.35%) Symantec
8 4 (5.88%) Altiris
8 4 (5.88%) CommVault
8 4 (5.88%) Rackspace
8 4 (5.88%) Remedy
9 3 (4.41%) Dell
9 3 (4.41%) SAP
10 2 (2.94%) New Relic
11 1 (1.47%) CA
11 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.47%) Cisco
11 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
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