The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Munin
Rank 574 542 579
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +37
Contract jobs citing Munin 13 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.063% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate £394 - £999
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £999
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4115 3159 3757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.31% 6.62% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 1814 2011
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 158 161
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -77 11 £394 - 1
London -16 8 £415 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £388 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £388 -
Scotland - 2 £386 -
East of England - 2 £388 -
South East - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £413 -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Staines - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
Bath - - - -

Munin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) Nagios
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) MySQL
4 13 (76.47%) Puppet
5 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (47.06%) Node.js
6 8 (47.06%) Percona
6 8 (47.06%) UNIX
6 8 (47.06%) Perl
6 8 (47.06%) PHP
7 7 (41.18%) Apache
7 7 (41.18%) LAMP
7 7 (41.18%) CentOS
7 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Cacti
7 7 (41.18%) Redis
7 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
7 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
7 7 (41.18%) Varnish
7 7 (41.18%) Open Source
8 6 (35.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (35.29%) Kernel Tuning
8 6 (35.29%) sed
8 6 (35.29%) StatsD
8 6 (35.29%) Replication
8 6 (35.29%) Clustering
8 6 (35.29%) AWK
8 6 (35.29%) Ruby
8 6 (35.29%) JSON
8 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing

Munin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (47.06%) Node.js
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (5.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) HTTP
1 6 (35.29%) SNMP
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 7 (41.18%) Redis
2 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
3 6 (35.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (23.53%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) LAMP
2 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 6 (35.29%) JMX
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) JMS
6 1 (5.88%) Django
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 6 (35.29%) Replication
2 6 (35.29%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) CentOS
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Kernel Tuning
1 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Perl
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 6 (35.29%) sed
2 6 (35.29%) AWK
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Tcl
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Varnish
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Nagios
2 13 (76.47%) Puppet
3 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (41.18%) Cacti
5 6 (35.29%) StatsD
6 3 (17.65%) SCOM
7 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
7 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
8 1 (5.88%) OpenView
8 1 (5.88%) Ansible
8 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Percona
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
3 2 (11.76%) New Relic
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) HP