The table below looks at the statistics for Munin skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Munin over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Munin
Rank 598 572 591
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Contract jobs citing Munin 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.023% 0.026% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£450 - £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4291 3866 3855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.62% 7.37% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2207 2004
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 145 180
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.23 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +5.12%

Munin
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Munin within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Munin Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Munin
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Munin within the UK.

Munin Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Munin
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Munin within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
South East - 1 £450 -
England - 1 £450 -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
London - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Slough - - - -
Staines - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -

Munin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Munin 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 Munin.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (60.00%) Percona
3 3 (60.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering

Munin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Munin 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 Munin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Resin
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Route 53
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Percona
1 3 (60.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat