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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
England / South East
Rank 201 221 236
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +15
Contract jobs citing Nagios 32 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.09% 3.99% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 18
Median daily rate £501 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.74% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
782 852 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.77% 10.20% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 492 550
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 47 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +61.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £60.06 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +21 13 £388 +17.42% 3
Berkshire +4 13 £550 +57.14% 1
Hampshire +16 3 £501 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £413 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 - 1
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 18 (46.15%) Firewall
3 17 (43.59%) Unix
4 15 (38.46%) Cisco
5 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 13 (33.33%) FTP
6 13 (33.33%) Python
6 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (33.33%) Puppet
7 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (28.21%) CCNA
8 11 (28.21%) EMC
8 11 (28.21%) Windows
8 11 (28.21%) CCNP
8 11 (28.21%) Brocade
8 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (25.64%) CentOS
9 10 (25.64%) Ruby
9 10 (25.64%) Solaris
10 9 (23.08%) Veritas
10 9 (23.08%) SSH
10 9 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 9 (23.08%) Replication
10 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (23.08%) Veritas File System
10 9 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (23.08%) High Availability

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 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.56%) Jetty
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) Datadog
3 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) Firewall
2 13 (33.33%) FTP
3 9 (23.08%) SSH
4 8 (20.51%) DNS
4 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
4 8 (20.51%) NAS
4 8 (20.51%) SAN
4 8 (20.51%) VPN
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (15.38%) ICMP
5 6 (15.38%) SNMP
6 5 (12.82%) ATM
6 5 (12.82%) Frame Relay
6 5 (12.82%) HTTP
6 5 (12.82%) VLAN
7 4 (10.26%) BGP
7 4 (10.26%) DHCP
7 4 (10.26%) Internet
7 4 (10.26%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Billing
3 2 (5.13%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Administrator
2 14 (35.90%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (20.51%) VMWare Administrator
5 7 (17.95%) Storage Administrator
6 6 (15.38%) SAN Administrator
6 6 (15.38%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 6 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
6 6 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.56%) HEVC
3 1 (2.56%) Kafka
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) PlayReady
3 1 (2.56%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (23.08%) Replication
2 5 (12.82%) IPTV
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Video on Demand
3 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (7.69%) EMC VNX
4 3 (7.69%) STB
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.56%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) Unix
3 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.21%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) CentOS
4 10 (25.64%) Solaris
5 5 (12.82%) HPUX
6 4 (10.26%) Android
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.13%) Debian
8 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (23.08%) High Availability
2 7 (17.95%) Capacity Management
2 7 (17.95%) Data Management
2 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
3 4 (10.26%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) SDLC
5 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.56%) Full Text Search
6 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Python
2 10 (25.64%) Ruby
3 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Korn
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) CCNA
2 11 (28.21%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) CCIP
4 3 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (23.08%) Veritas File System
3 7 (17.95%) NFS
3 7 (17.95%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.56%) Ceph
5 1 (2.56%) Docker
5 1 (2.56%) Dovecot
5 1 (2.56%) Gluster
5 1 (2.56%) iptables
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.56%) Squid
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Puppet
2 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (17.95%) EMC Navisphere
5 5 (12.82%) Opsview
6 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
7 2 (5.13%) Ansible
7 2 (5.13%) Cacti
7 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
7 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (5.13%) QRadar
8 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (2.56%) RANCID
8 1 (2.56%) Sysdig
8 1 (2.56%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) VMware
4 11 (28.21%) Brocade
4 11 (28.21%) EMC
5 9 (23.08%) Veritas
6 8 (20.51%) NetApp
6 8 (20.51%) Oracle
6 8 (20.51%) Sun
7 6 (15.38%) Juniper
8 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.69%) Ericsson
9 3 (7.69%) Huawei
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.69%) Splunk
9 3 (7.69%) Symantec
10 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
10 2 (5.13%) F5
10 2 (5.13%) HP
11 1 (2.56%) Percona