The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 133 142 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Nagios 12 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.69% 1.68% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
Median daily rate £393 £294 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
325 238 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.69% 7.43% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 135 149
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 8
Median hourly rate £25.71 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.27 £19.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.14 £43.43 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nagios across the South West region.

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Dorset - 8 £400 -
Somerset - 3 £263 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £450 -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 18 (81.82%) Linux
1 18 (81.82%) Puppet
2 16 (72.73%) Unix
2 16 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 15 (68.18%) F5
4 14 (63.64%) ITIL
4 14 (63.64%) Perl
5 13 (59.09%) Python
5 13 (59.09%) Firewall
6 11 (50.00%) VMware
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
7 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
8 8 (36.36%) HTTP
8 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
8 8 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (31.82%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (31.82%) Network Security
9 7 (31.82%) NAS
9 7 (31.82%) IPsec
9 7 (31.82%) Samba
9 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
9 7 (31.82%) NetApp
9 7 (31.82%) BCP
9 7 (31.82%) VPN
9 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
9 7 (31.82%) MQSeries

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (31.82%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) HTTP
4 7 (31.82%) FTP
4 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
4 7 (31.82%) IPsec
4 7 (31.82%) LDAP
4 7 (31.82%) NAS
4 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) VPN
5 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
5 6 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Unix Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (27.27%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Unix
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
3 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 7 (31.82%) BCP
4 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
4 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (31.82%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
6 5 (22.73%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Perl
2 13 (59.09%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) HND
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (31.82%) Samba
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (81.82%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) logstash
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 15 (68.18%) F5
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) NetApp
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) SAP