The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 236 222 223
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing Nagios 6 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.095% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.90% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £425 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +45.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £375 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 - £21.25
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
751 893 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.18% 10.59% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 447 297
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 52 52
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £40.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
Nagios
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 - 2 - - 4
East Sussex - 1 £300 -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) Red Hat
3 17 (73.91%) MySQL
4 15 (65.22%) PHP
5 14 (60.87%) Apache
6 13 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (43.48%) LAMP
7 10 (43.48%) Ruby
7 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
7 10 (43.48%) Python
8 9 (39.13%) DevOps
9 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (34.78%) Cacti
9 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
9 8 (34.78%) Windows
10 7 (30.43%) VMware
10 7 (30.43%) Puppet
10 7 (30.43%) Debian
10 7 (30.43%) Subversion
11 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
11 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
11 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
11 6 (26.09%) ZABBIX
11 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
11 6 (26.09%) RHCE
11 6 (26.09%) DNS
11 6 (26.09%) Perl
11 6 (26.09%) CentOS
12 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (21.74%) Jenkins

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) Resin
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) LDAP
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) SMTP
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.35%) Ingres
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Ant
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) Trac
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) Redmine
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) WebLOAD
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) LAMP
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) X-Windows
3 1 (4.35%) CPAN
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Java SE
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) FMCG
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) DTV
4 1 (4.35%) VLE
4 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Debian
5 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
5 6 (26.09%) CentOS
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
7 4 (17.39%) Solaris
8 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
8 1 (4.35%) OS/400
8 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
4 5 (21.74%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) PHP
2 10 (43.48%) Ruby
2 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) AWK
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C-shell
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) RHCE
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Varnish
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Squid
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (34.78%) Cacti
2 7 (30.43%) Puppet
3 6 (26.09%) ZABBIX
4 2 (8.70%) Munin
5 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.35%) Ansible
5 1 (4.35%) Salt
5 1 (4.35%) YUM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Percona
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) BEA
4 1 (4.35%) Vignette
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.35%) Google