The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 391 432 454
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +22
Contract jobs citing Nagios 209 139 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.66% 3.79% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 95 87
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +12.50%
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
4489 3666 3158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.28% 7.16% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2803 2203 1667
Average daily rate £415 £388 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 140 208
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.53 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -10.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.42 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.88 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nagios within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England +44 209 £450 +5.88% 44
London +46 149 £488 +14.70% 23
South East -10 23 £300 - 7
City of London +13 20 £400 +11.49% 6
Yorkshire +5 17 £363 +0.69% 5
West Yorkshire +2 17 £363 +0.69% 5
Leeds +2 17 £363 +0.69% 4
Berkshire +2 8 £300 - 1
East Midlands +14 7 £550 +69.23%
Nottinghamshire +7 6 £550 +69.23%
Nottingham +4 6 £550 +69.23%
Reading +21 5 £350 - 1
East of England -14 5 £325 -23.52%
South West -25 5 £250 -36.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £268 - 2
Cambridgeshire -12 3 £325 -23.52%
Slough - 3 £263 -
Hampshire - 3 £325 - 1
North West -9 2 - - 4
Gloucestershire -14 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £250 -
Kent - 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
Street - 2 £250 -
Cambridge -2 1 £325 -23.52%
Manchester - 1 - - 4
Abingdon - 1 £290 - 2
Crawley - 1 £400 -
Swindon - 1 £245 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Nagios 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 Nagios.

1 342 (83.41%) Linux
2 272 (66.34%) Puppet
3 245 (59.76%) DevOps
4 194 (47.32%) Python
5 164 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 147 (35.85%) Red Hat
7 144 (35.12%) Apache
8 141 (34.39%) VMware
8 141 (34.39%) Jenkins
9 128 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
10 127 (30.98%) Perl
11 125 (30.49%) UNIX
12 120 (29.27%) MySQL
13 117 (28.54%) MongoDB
14 116 (28.29%) CentOS
15 112 (27.32%) Java
16 110 (26.83%) Ruby
17 93 (22.68%) Ubuntu
18 92 (22.44%) Open Source
19 91 (22.20%) PHP
20 90 (21.95%) DNS
21 86 (20.98%) Web Services
21 86 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
22 84 (20.49%) Bash Shell
23 81 (19.76%) Windows
24 80 (19.51%) Configuration Management
25 75 (18.29%) Git (software)
25 75 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
26 74 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
26 74 (18.05%) Ansible

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Nagios 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 Nagios. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 144 (35.12%) Apache
2 61 (14.88%) Tomcat
3 55 (13.41%) OpenStack
4 48 (11.71%) nginx
5 38 (9.27%) Node.js
6 25 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (4.88%) MS Exchange
8 17 (4.15%) SAS
9 15 (3.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 13 (3.17%) SharePoint
11 12 (2.93%) JBoss
12 11 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (2.20%) Jetty
14 8 (1.95%) IIS
15 6 (1.46%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (0.98%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
17 3 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 2 (0.49%) Zope
Applications
1 10 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 86 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (11.22%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (6.10%) Amazon S3
4 20 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (3.41%) PaaS
6 11 (2.68%) Heroku
6 11 (2.68%) Engine Yard
7 6 (1.46%) IaaS
8 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.98%) SaaS
9 3 (0.73%) Office 365
10 2 (0.49%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.24%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 90 (21.95%) DNS
2 39 (9.51%) DHCP
3 37 (9.02%) Firewall
4 34 (8.29%) TCP/IP
5 29 (7.07%) SAN
6 24 (5.85%) LDAP
7 22 (5.37%) VLAN
8 21 (5.12%) Internet
9 19 (4.63%) HTTP
10 18 (4.39%) VPN
11 15 (3.66%) SSL
12 11 (2.68%) SMTP
13 9 (2.20%) FTP
14 6 (1.46%) SNMP
14 6 (1.46%) VoIP
14 6 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (1.46%) iSCSI
15 4 (0.98%) NAS
16 3 (0.73%) Network Security
16 3 (0.73%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (29.27%) MySQL
2 117 (28.54%) MongoDB
3 68 (16.59%) NoSQL
4 57 (13.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (7.80%) CouchDB
6 32 (7.80%) Riak
7 31 (7.56%) Hadoop
8 23 (5.61%) Big Data
9 21 (5.12%) Redis
10 20 (4.88%) Relational Database
11 19 (4.63%) MariaDB
12 13 (3.17%) Hypertable
13 11 (2.68%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.95%) SQL Server
15 6 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
17 4 (0.98%) Couchbase
18 2 (0.49%) DB2
18 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 141 (34.39%) Jenkins
2 75 (18.29%) Git (software)
3 60 (14.63%) Subversion
4 52 (12.68%) Maven
5 36 (8.78%) Hudson
6 14 (3.41%) Artifactory
7 13 (3.17%) Fiddler
8 11 (2.68%) JIRA
9 8 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.71%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.46%) Selenium
12 5 (1.22%) JUnit
13 4 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.73%) Ant
14 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.49%) Gradle
15 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
16 1 (0.24%) RSpec
General
1 20 (4.88%) Finance
2 18 (4.39%) Games
3 12 (2.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.46%) Marketing
4 6 (1.46%) Banking
5 5 (1.22%) Retail
6 3 (0.73%) Front Office
6 3 (0.73%) Advertising
6 3 (0.73%) Publishing
7 1 (0.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (34.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 53 (12.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 48 (11.71%) Administrator
4 46 (11.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 42 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
6 40 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
7 29 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
8 26 (6.34%) Linux Administrator
9 24 (5.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 22 (5.37%) Consultant
11 17 (4.15%) Architect
11 17 (4.15%) DevOps Consultant
11 17 (4.15%) DevOps Architect
12 16 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (2.44%) Support Engineer
14 10 (2.44%) Developer
14 10 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
15 9 (2.20%) 2nd Line Support
15 9 (2.20%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (20.98%) Web Services
2 48 (11.71%) LAMP
3 25 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (5.12%) HTML
5 13 (3.17%) .NET
5 13 (3.17%) MCollective
6 7 (1.71%) Middleware
7 6 (1.46%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (1.22%) XML
8 5 (1.22%) Sensu
8 5 (1.22%) HTML5
9 4 (0.98%) REST
10 3 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.73%) Django
10 3 (0.73%) jQuery
10 3 (0.73%) MSMQ
10 3 (0.73%) J2EE
10 3 (0.73%) Java EE
11 2 (0.49%) JSON
11 2 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 92 (22.44%) Open Source
2 29 (7.07%) Clustering
3 27 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.93%) Online Games
6 11 (2.68%) Device Driver
7 9 (2.20%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.20%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.22%) Replication
8 5 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.98%) Interactive TV
9 4 (0.98%) PKI
10 3 (0.73%) Streaming Video
10 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.73%) NHS
10 3 (0.73%) Wiki
10 3 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.49%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 342 (83.41%) Linux
2 125 (30.49%) UNIX
3 116 (28.29%) CentOS
4 93 (22.68%) Ubuntu
5 81 (19.76%) Windows
6 70 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (10.73%) Debian
8 27 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (3.17%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.46%) Solaris
13 3 (0.73%) AIX
13 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.49%) Android
14 2 (0.49%) HPUX
14 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (59.76%) DevOps
2 128 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (19.51%) Configuration Management
4 74 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (13.17%) Load Balancing
6 49 (11.95%) ITIL
7 43 (10.49%) Scrum
8 35 (8.54%) Software Engineering
9 28 (6.83%) E-Commerce
10 25 (6.10%) Incident Management
11 24 (5.85%) Kanban
12 23 (5.61%) Service Delivery
13 21 (5.12%) Workflow
14 19 (4.63%) Service Management
14 19 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (4.15%) Release Management
15 17 (4.15%) OO
15 17 (4.15%) Network Monitoring
16 13 (3.17%) Security Management
17 12 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 194 (47.32%) Python
2 127 (30.98%) Perl
3 112 (27.32%) Java
4 110 (26.83%) Ruby
5 91 (22.20%) PHP
6 84 (20.49%) Bash Shell
7 45 (10.98%) SQL
8 33 (8.05%) Shell Script
9 28 (6.83%) C
10 26 (6.34%) JavaScript
11 21 (5.12%) Korn
12 15 (3.66%) Golang
13 14 (3.41%) Scala
14 11 (2.68%) VB
15 10 (2.44%) PowerShell
16 9 (2.20%) Bourne shell
16 9 (2.20%) R
17 7 (1.71%) C++
18 3 (0.73%) Jython
18 3 (0.73%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (6.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.63%) MCSE
3 19 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.93%) CCNA
4 12 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.44%) RHCSA
5 10 (2.44%) Degree
6 9 (2.20%) RHCT
6 9 (2.20%) HNC
7 6 (1.46%) CCA
7 6 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (1.22%) RHCE
9 4 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.49%) PhD
11 2 (0.49%) CCNP
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.63%) QA
2 9 (2.20%) SLA
3 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (6.10%) vCloud
4 23 (5.61%) NFS
5 14 (3.41%) vSphere
5 14 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.68%) Varnish
6 11 (2.68%) Xen
7 7 (1.71%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.71%) Docker
8 5 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.22%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.98%) KVM
10 3 (0.73%) GPFS
10 3 (0.73%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.73%) XenServer
10 3 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.49%) Samba
11 2 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.49%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 272 (66.34%) Puppet
2 164 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (18.05%) Ansible
4 60 (14.63%) ZABBIX
5 55 (13.41%) Graphite
6 49 (11.95%) Cacti
7 37 (9.02%) Salt
8 35 (8.54%) Zenoss
9 27 (6.59%) collectd
9 27 (6.59%) Opsview
10 26 (6.34%) Vagrant
11 24 (5.85%) Ganglia
12 23 (5.61%) Icinga
13 21 (5.12%) Graylog2
14 19 (4.63%) Kibana
15 17 (4.15%) NetBackup
15 17 (4.15%) Cobbler
16 16 (3.90%) CFEngine
17 13 (3.17%) Hyperic
18 11 (2.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 147 (35.85%) Red Hat
2 141 (34.39%) VMware
3 56 (13.66%) Splunk
4 46 (11.22%) Oracle
5 42 (10.24%) HP
6 31 (7.56%) New Relic
7 30 (7.32%) Microsoft
8 24 (5.85%) Cisco
9 23 (5.61%) Percona
9 23 (5.61%) Rackspace
10 21 (5.12%) EMC
11 19 (4.63%) Citrix
12 18 (4.39%) Perforce
13 15 (3.66%) Akamai
14 14 (3.41%) SaltStack
14 14 (3.41%) DigitalOcean
15 12 (2.93%) F5
15 12 (2.93%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.93%) Remedy
16 11 (2.68%) Isilon
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