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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 237 233 205
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Contract jobs citing Nagios 29 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.056% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 0.68% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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
985 733 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.05% 8.28% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 357 285
Average daily rate £375 £350 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 56 56
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.43% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 14 £320 - 5
Oxfordshire - 7 £268 - 1
Surrey +3 4 £400 +25.00% 3
Berkshire -1 1 £263 - 3
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (77.78%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) Red Hat
4 19 (42.22%) VMware
5 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
6 16 (35.56%) HP
6 16 (35.56%) DNS
6 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (31.11%) Puppet
7 14 (31.11%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (31.11%) Python
7 14 (31.11%) Perl
8 13 (28.89%) ITIL
8 13 (28.89%) DHCP
9 12 (26.67%) UNIX
9 12 (26.67%) CentOS
10 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 10 (22.22%) MCSE
12 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.00%) DevOps
13 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
13 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.78%) VLAN
13 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
13 8 (17.78%) Subversion

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (15.56%) Apache
1 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
1 7 (15.56%) nginx
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) SAS
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) DNS
2 13 (28.89%) DHCP
3 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.78%) VLAN
4 8 (17.78%) SAN
5 7 (15.56%) Firewall
6 6 (13.33%) SSL
7 4 (8.89%) NAS
8 3 (6.67%) LDAP
9 2 (4.44%) VoIP
9 2 (4.44%) FTP
9 2 (4.44%) SSH
9 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.22%) Network Security
10 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.22%) HTTP
10 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.33%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Linux Support
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) XML
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) ServiceStack
3 2 (4.44%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Fat Client
2 4 (8.89%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (26.67%) CentOS
5 12 (26.67%) UNIX
6 11 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
10 2 (4.44%) Android
11 1 (2.22%) Debian
11 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (28.89%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) DevOps
4 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) Change Control
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.44%) Time Management
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Document Management
7 2 (4.44%) Network Design
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
8 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Perl
1 14 (31.11%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) C
5 4 (8.89%) VB
5 4 (8.89%) Bourne shell
5 4 (8.89%) Korn
6 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) MCSE
3 8 (17.78%) CCNA
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.33%) RHCT
5 5 (11.11%) HNC
6 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
7 2 (4.44%) VCP4
7 2 (4.44%) CCA
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) vSphere
4 4 (8.89%) NFS
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (4.44%) vCloud
7 1 (2.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
3 7 (15.56%) Ansible
4 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.89%) SCCM
6 3 (6.67%) OpenView
6 3 (6.67%) Hyperic
6 3 (6.67%) logstash
7 2 (4.44%) Icinga
8 1 (2.22%) Graphite
8 1 (2.22%) Opsview
8 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
8 1 (2.22%) collectd
8 1 (2.22%) AppManager
8 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.22%) SCOM
8 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
8 1 (2.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Red Hat
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) HP
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix
5 8 (17.78%) Oracle
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Altiris
6 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 6 (13.33%) Isilon
6 6 (13.33%) Splunk
7 5 (11.11%) Veritas
7 5 (11.11%) EMC
8 4 (8.89%) NetApp
8 4 (8.89%) Remedy
9 3 (6.67%) Juniper
10 2 (4.44%) Avaya
10 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.22%) F5
11 1 (2.22%) Dell
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago