The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
UK
Rank 379 412 441
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +29
Contract jobs citing Nagios 226 226 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.98% 4.89% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 182 132
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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
4538 4619 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.00% 8.88% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3037 2913 2728
Median daily rate £463 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 142 154
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +35.55%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Nagios as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nagios
Daily Rate Trend

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

Nagios Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Nagios Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Nagios
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nagios within the UK.

Nagios Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Nagios
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
England +38 218 £450 -5.26% 65
London +25 144 £450 -10.00% 35
South East +8 26 £500 +42.92% 5
Yorkshire +11 22 £450 -18.18% 5
West Yorkshire +24 21 £450 -18.18% 3
Leeds +12 20 £450 -18.18% 3
North West +33 17 £400 -5.88% 7
Manchester +26 15 £400 -5.88% 7
City of London -8 13 £450 -14.28% 7
Surrey +18 12 £400 +18.51% 2
Berkshire +4 8 £550 +57.14%
New Malden - 7 - -
South West +15 6 £386 -23.70% 5
Windsor +6 5 £550 +10.00%
Bath - 4 £271 -
Belfast - 4 £450 -
Somerset - 4 £271 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £450 -
County Antrim - 4 £450 -
Hampshire +8 3 £501 - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £413 -
West Midlands +7 2 £450 +8.96% 5
Harrow +4 2 £515 +3.00%
Milton Keynes +4 2 £498 +17.05% 1
Hammersmith -1 2 £525 +10.61%
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £498 +17.05% 1
Woking -6 2 £369 +9.25%
Wiltshire - 2 £500 - 1
Slough - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £501 -

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Nagios.

1 310 (70.29%) Linux
2 196 (44.44%) Puppet
3 156 (35.37%) DevOps
4 154 (34.92%) Python
5 123 (27.89%) VMware
6 118 (26.76%) DNS
7 117 (26.53%) Opscode Chef
8 113 (25.62%) Red Hat
9 108 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
9 108 (24.49%) Ansible
10 105 (23.81%) Jenkins
11 104 (23.58%) Ruby
12 102 (23.13%) Perl
13 98 (22.22%) Unix
13 98 (22.22%) Windows
14 95 (21.54%) Apache
15 94 (21.32%) Configuration Management
16 92 (20.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 91 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
17 91 (20.63%) Java
17 91 (20.63%) Bash Shell
18 90 (20.41%) MySQL
19 86 (19.50%) PostgreSQL
20 85 (19.27%) SQL
21 77 (17.46%) Firewall
22 73 (16.55%) Finance
23 71 (16.10%) Cisco
23 71 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
24 69 (15.65%) TCP/IP
25 67 (15.19%) Splunk

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills 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 95 (21.54%) Apache
2 59 (13.38%) Tomcat
3 44 (9.98%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (7.03%) OpenStack
5 30 (6.80%) nginx
6 26 (5.90%) IIS
7 18 (4.08%) Apache Spark
7 18 (4.08%) Confluence
8 10 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (2.04%) Apache Pig
9 9 (2.04%) JBoss
9 9 (2.04%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.81%) Skype for Business
10 8 (1.81%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.36%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.13%) MS Exchange
12 5 (1.13%) SAS
13 3 (0.68%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.68%) Jupyter
14 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.49%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 108 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.22%) IaaS
4 17 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (3.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 14 (3.17%) PaaS
7 13 (2.95%) GitHub
8 10 (2.27%) Akamai
8 10 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 10 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (2.04%) Office 365
10 8 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (1.81%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.81%) Loggly
10 8 (1.81%) Sumo Logic
11 7 (1.59%) SaaS
12 6 (1.36%) OneDrive
12 6 (1.36%) Yammer
13 5 (1.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 118 (26.76%) DNS
2 77 (17.46%) Firewall
3 69 (15.65%) TCP/IP
4 53 (12.02%) DHCP
5 43 (9.75%) HTTP
6 37 (8.39%) VPN
7 36 (8.16%) SNMP
8 32 (7.26%) SAN
9 31 (7.03%) SSL
10 26 (5.90%) Network Security
11 23 (5.22%) LDAP
11 23 (5.22%) Wireless
12 22 (4.99%) Internet
13 21 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (4.76%) SSH
14 19 (4.31%) OSPF
15 18 (4.08%) Ethernet
15 18 (4.08%) FTP
16 17 (3.85%) LAN
17 16 (3.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (20.41%) MySQL
2 86 (19.50%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 29 (6.58%) Redis
5 28 (6.35%) Hadoop
6 27 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (5.44%) HBase
8 22 (4.99%) Big Data
8 22 (4.99%) MongoDB
9 21 (4.76%) NoSQL
10 19 (4.31%) RDBMS
11 16 (3.63%) Sybase ASE
12 15 (3.40%) Sybase IQ
13 12 (2.72%) Apache Hive
14 11 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (2.27%) Riak
15 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 105 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 64 (14.51%) Git (software)
3 38 (8.62%) Subversion
4 30 (6.80%) JIRA
5 26 (5.90%) Vagrant
6 25 (5.67%) Maven
7 20 (4.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (4.08%) Selenium
8 18 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (2.49%) Ant
10 11 (2.49%) GitLab
10 11 (2.49%) GoCD
10 11 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (2.27%) JMeter
12 9 (2.04%) MSBuild
12 9 (2.04%) Travis CI
13 8 (1.81%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.81%) Grunt
13 8 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (16.55%) Finance
2 23 (5.22%) Banking
3 13 (2.95%) Back Office
4 12 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.81%) Legal
6 7 (1.59%) Advertising
6 7 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.36%) Electronics
7 6 (1.36%) Marketing
8 5 (1.13%) Billing
9 4 (0.91%) Games
9 4 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.68%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
10 3 (0.68%) Retail
11 2 (0.45%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (24.49%) Administrator
2 100 (22.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (13.83%) Systems Administrator
4 50 (11.34%) Linux Engineer
5 47 (10.66%) Linux Administrator
6 46 (10.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 35 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (7.71%) Architect
9 28 (6.35%) AWS DevOps
10 27 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
11 24 (5.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 21 (4.76%) Consultant
13 19 (4.31%) Analyst
13 19 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.08%) DBA
14 18 (4.08%) Network Administrator
15 17 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
16 16 (3.63%) Unix Engineer
17 15 (3.40%) Sybase DBA
17 15 (3.40%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (12.93%) Elastic Stack
2 48 (10.88%) LAMP
3 35 (7.94%) LAPP Stack
4 31 (7.03%) Web Services
5 19 (4.31%) Node.js
6 17 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
6 17 (3.85%) Sensu
7 16 (3.63%) Kafka
8 15 (3.40%) HTML
9 14 (3.17%) .NET
9 14 (3.17%) AngularJS
9 14 (3.17%) CSS
9 14 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (2.95%) CSS3
10 13 (2.95%) HTML5
11 12 (2.72%) Memcached
11 12 (2.72%) Middleware
12 10 (2.27%) RESTful
13 8 (1.81%) jQuery
13 8 (1.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.93%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.67%) Replication
3 15 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (2.95%) NHS
6 12 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (2.49%) PKI
8 10 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.81%) Clustering
9 8 (1.81%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.36%) IPTV
10 6 (1.36%) Over-the-Top Content
10 6 (1.36%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.36%) STB
11 5 (1.13%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.91%) Fintech
12 4 (0.91%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 310 (70.29%) Linux
2 98 (22.22%) Unix
2 98 (22.22%) Windows
3 92 (20.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 62 (14.06%) CentOS
5 30 (6.80%) Windows Server
6 23 (5.22%) Ubuntu
7 22 (4.99%) Solaris
8 17 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (2.95%) Debian
11 12 (2.72%) CoreOS
12 9 (2.04%) Fedora
13 7 (1.59%) Android
13 7 (1.59%) FreeBSD
14 5 (1.13%) HPUX
14 5 (1.13%) Scientific Linux
15 3 (0.68%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (35.37%) DevOps
2 94 (21.32%) Configuration Management
3 91 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (10.88%) Open Source
6 44 (9.98%) Load Balancing
7 34 (7.71%) Migration
8 30 (6.80%) TDD
9 29 (6.58%) High Availability
10 24 (5.44%) Scrum
11 23 (5.22%) E-Commerce
12 22 (4.99%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (4.99%) Information Security
13 16 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (3.63%) Network Design
14 15 (3.40%) ITIL
15 14 (3.17%) Mentoring
15 14 (3.17%) Virtual Environments
16 13 (2.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (2.95%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 154 (34.92%) Python
2 104 (23.58%) Ruby
3 102 (23.13%) Perl
4 91 (20.63%) Bash Shell
4 91 (20.63%) Java
5 85 (19.27%) SQL
6 61 (13.83%) PowerShell
7 56 (12.70%) PHP
8 31 (7.03%) JavaScript
9 19 (4.31%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.40%) Go
11 13 (2.95%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.72%) Scala
13 11 (2.49%) Korn
14 9 (2.04%) AWK
14 9 (2.04%) sed
15 7 (1.59%) C
15 7 (1.59%) C#
15 7 (1.59%) C++
15 7 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 28 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 26 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (5.44%) CCNP
4 24 (5.44%) Degree
5 21 (4.76%) CCNA
6 8 (1.81%) CISSP
7 7 (1.59%) GIAC
7 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.91%) CCIE
9 4 (0.91%) CCIP
9 4 (0.91%) CCSE
9 4 (0.91%) JNCIA
9 4 (0.91%) JNCIE
9 4 (0.91%) JNCIP
9 4 (0.91%) MCITP
10 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.68%) MCSE
10 3 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.72%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.36%) QA
2 6 (1.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO27005
System Software
1 71 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (14.51%) Docker
3 55 (12.47%) Active Directory
4 22 (4.99%) HDFS
5 18 (4.08%) vSphere
6 17 (3.85%) NFS
7 14 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (2.95%) VirtualBox
9 12 (2.72%) Samba
9 12 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (2.72%) VMware ESX
10 11 (2.49%) FreeRADIUS
10 11 (2.49%) Snort
10 11 (2.49%) Squid
10 11 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (2.27%) Veritas File System
12 9 (2.04%) iptables
12 9 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (1.59%) GlusterFS
13 7 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 196 (44.44%) Puppet
2 117 (26.53%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (24.49%) Ansible
4 46 (10.43%) Graphite
4 46 (10.43%) logstash
5 44 (9.98%) Kibana
6 35 (7.94%) ZABBIX
7 34 (7.71%) SCOM
8 27 (6.12%) Zenoss
9 24 (5.44%) Cacti
10 23 (5.22%) Kubernetes
11 18 (4.08%) Salt
12 17 (3.85%) Ganglia
12 17 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
13 15 (3.40%) Grafana
13 15 (3.40%) HAProxy
14 11 (2.49%) OpenView
14 11 (2.49%) Terraform
15 10 (2.27%) NetBackup
15 10 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 123 (27.89%) VMware
2 113 (25.62%) Red Hat
3 71 (16.10%) Cisco
4 67 (15.19%) Splunk
5 56 (12.70%) Oracle
6 45 (10.20%) Microsoft
7 34 (7.71%) SolarWinds
8 27 (6.12%) SaltStack
9 26 (5.90%) CheckPoint
9 26 (5.90%) EMC
10 25 (5.67%) New Relic
11 23 (5.22%) Juniper
11 23 (5.22%) SAP
12 22 (4.99%) HP
13 19 (4.31%) Sybase
14 18 (4.08%) Brocade
15 17 (3.85%) Veritas
16 16 (3.63%) Google
17 15 (3.40%) IBM
17 15 (3.40%) NetApp
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