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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 239 248 241
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Nagios 23 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.26% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.22% 2.37% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 3
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £394
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.44%
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
1034 1057 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.71% 11.04% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 602 419
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 24
Median hourly rate £35.50 £23.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.06% +49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.31 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £39.00 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

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 July 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 July 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 +8 15 £500 +33.33% 2
Hampshire -2 3 - -
Surrey -3 2 £413 +10.06% 4
Oxfordshire +6 1 £355 +1.42% 1
Kent +6 1 £475 -
Middlesex -5 1 - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 47 (74.60%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Puppet
3 33 (52.38%) VMware
4 24 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 24 (38.10%) Python
4 24 (38.10%) EMC
5 22 (34.92%) ITIL
6 21 (33.33%) Cisco
6 21 (33.33%) CentOS
7 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (28.57%) DevOps
9 17 (26.98%) Perl
10 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (25.40%) EMC VNX
11 15 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
12 13 (20.63%) CCNP
12 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (20.63%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (19.05%) Ansible
13 12 (19.05%) Subversion
13 12 (19.05%) CCNA
14 11 (17.46%) RHCE
14 11 (17.46%) Unix
14 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
14 11 (17.46%) High Availability
14 11 (17.46%) vSphere

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 7 (11.11%) Apache
1 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.76%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.59%) Confluence
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) JBoss
6 1 (1.59%) nginx
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.59%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.59%) Engine Yard
4 1 (1.59%) GitHub
4 1 (1.59%) Heroku
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (15.87%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) HTTP
3 8 (12.70%) SSL
4 6 (9.52%) Internet
5 5 (7.94%) LDAP
5 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.35%) Kerberos
6 4 (6.35%) SAN
7 3 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.76%) FTP
7 3 (4.76%) HTTPS
7 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (4.76%) WinSCP
8 2 (3.17%) SSH
8 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) MySQL
2 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.76%) Big Data
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (19.05%) Subversion
4 10 (15.87%) TeamCity
5 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.76%) Selenium
6 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.76%) XMLSpy
7 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.59%) Ant
8 1 (1.59%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.59%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) Maven
8 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.59%) Serena SBM
8 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Administrator
2 13 (20.63%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (17.46%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) VMWare Administrator
7 6 (9.52%) Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Architect
10 3 (4.76%) EMC Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
10 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Operations Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) LAMP
1 8 (12.70%) SOAP
2 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
2 5 (7.94%) Middleware
2 5 (7.94%) REST
3 3 (4.76%) Ajax
3 3 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (4.76%) JMS
3 3 (4.76%) jQuery
3 3 (4.76%) JSON
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (4.76%) WSDL
3 3 (4.76%) XML
3 3 (4.76%) XSD
3 3 (4.76%) XSL
3 3 (4.76%) XSLT
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) EMC VNX
2 7 (11.11%) Replication
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.76%) DataPower
4 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Derivative
5 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.59%) AS400
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) CentOS
3 15 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (17.46%) Unix
5 9 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 9 (14.29%) Windows
6 7 (11.11%) Debian
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.17%) Solaris
9 2 (3.17%) SUSE
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.59%) Fedora
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) DevOps
3 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) High Availability
5 9 (14.29%) Open Source
6 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (11.11%) SOA
8 5 (7.94%) SDLC
8 5 (7.94%) Service Management
8 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.35%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.76%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) Python
2 17 (26.98%) Perl
3 6 (9.52%) Ruby
4 5 (7.94%) SQL
5 4 (6.35%) Java
5 4 (6.35%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) Delphi
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) CCNP
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (19.05%) CCNA
3 11 (17.46%) RHCE
3 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.29%) RHCSA
5 9 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.76%) ISEB
7 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.46%) vSphere
3 8 (12.70%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 5 (7.94%) Docker
5 5 (7.94%) SpamAssassin
5 5 (7.94%) Squid
6 3 (4.76%) NFS
6 3 (4.76%) Postfix
7 2 (3.17%) Firmware
7 2 (3.17%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (3.17%) Gluster
7 2 (3.17%) iptables
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.59%) KVM
8 1 (1.59%) qmail
8 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.59%) Varnish
8 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (53.97%) Puppet
2 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (19.05%) Ansible
4 9 (14.29%) Cacti
5 6 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (6.35%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (6.35%) SCOM
7 3 (4.76%) Data Guard
7 3 (4.76%) OVSD
7 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (4.76%) Zenoss
8 2 (3.17%) Check_MK
8 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.59%) Bacula
9 1 (1.59%) cPanel
9 1 (1.59%) Hyperic
9 1 (1.59%) Kibana
9 1 (1.59%) logstash
9 1 (1.59%) Salt
9 1 (1.59%) Scalr
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) VMware
2 24 (38.10%) EMC
2 24 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 21 (33.33%) Cisco
4 10 (15.87%) HP
4 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle
6 5 (7.94%) 3PAR
6 5 (7.94%) IBM
7 4 (6.35%) Dell
7 4 (6.35%) F5
7 4 (6.35%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) Splunk
7 4 (6.35%) Veeam
8 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.76%) Zend
9 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.17%) Symantec
10 1 (1.59%) Remedy
10 1 (1.59%) Veritas