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 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 409 491 483
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -8
Contract jobs citing Nagios 244 154 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.02% 3.13% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 111 99
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £39.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.10% +44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.44%

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
6076 4916 4325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.23% 8.63% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3997 3019 2524
Median daily rate £450 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 144 131
Median hourly rate £28.63 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.30% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +9.09%

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 July 2016.

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 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
England +62 241 £450 +5.88% 45
London +47 157 £450 +2.85% 33
South East -2 25 £450 +20.00% 5
City of London +42 18 £438 +1.74% 11
Yorkshire +12 15 £425 +5.26%
Berkshire +7 15 £500 +33.33% 1
East of England +32 13 £340 - 1
South West +15 12 £393 +33.61% 2
West Yorkshire +7 11 £425 +7.59%
North West -10 11 £425 -2.85% 3
Leeds -1 10 £425 +7.59%
Cambridgeshire +27 9 £340 -
Cambridge +22 9 £340 -
Harrow - 8 £498 -
Bournemouth - 8 £400 -
Windsor - 8 £500 -
Dorset - 8 £400 -
Manchester -10 7 £475 +41.79% 3
Croydon - 5 £393 -
West Midlands -19 4 £525 +200.00% 1
Hampshire +6 3 - - 1
Scotland +6 3 £266 +19.59%
Farnborough +4 3 - -
Maidenhead - 3 £450 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Erskine - 3 £266 -
Bath - 3 £263 - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £266 -
Somerset - 3 £263 - 2

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 391 (72.01%) Linux
2 313 (57.64%) Puppet
3 250 (46.04%) DevOps
4 199 (36.65%) Python
5 194 (35.73%) Red Hat
6 172 (31.68%) VMware
7 171 (31.49%) Unix
8 169 (31.12%) Configuration Management
9 163 (30.02%) Windows
10 162 (29.83%) Perl
11 145 (26.70%) Java
12 138 (25.41%) Jenkins
13 135 (24.86%) Apache
14 133 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
14 133 (24.49%) Bash Shell
15 119 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
16 114 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 114 (20.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 113 (20.81%) Ruby
18 110 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
19 107 (19.71%) Ansible
20 106 (19.52%) Tomcat
21 104 (19.15%) Git (software)
22 100 (18.42%) DNS
22 100 (18.42%) Firewall
23 98 (18.05%) Windows Server
24 94 (17.31%) MySQL
25 93 (17.13%) PHP
25 93 (17.13%) ITIL
26 88 (16.21%) Finance

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
1 135 (24.86%) Apache
2 106 (19.52%) Tomcat
3 55 (10.13%) IIS
4 46 (8.47%) Confluence
5 42 (7.73%) OpenStack
6 24 (4.42%) nginx
7 17 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (2.76%) MQSeries
9 10 (1.84%) JBoss
9 10 (1.84%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.92%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.92%) SAS
11 5 (0.92%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.55%) lighttpd
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.37%) WebLogic Integration
13 2 (0.37%) WildFly
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 23 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.21%) MS Office
4 5 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.92%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.47%) PaaS
6 7 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.92%) Heroku
9 4 (0.74%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.55%) Engine Yard
10 3 (0.55%) GitHub
10 3 (0.55%) IaaS
10 3 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (18.42%) DNS
1 100 (18.42%) Firewall
2 74 (13.63%) TCP/IP
3 48 (8.84%) HTTP
4 44 (8.10%) LDAP
5 36 (6.63%) Network Security
6 33 (6.08%) VPN
7 30 (5.52%) DHCP
8 29 (5.34%) SAN
9 28 (5.16%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (5.16%) SNMP
10 26 (4.79%) FTP
11 25 (4.60%) SSL
12 24 (4.42%) Wireless
13 22 (4.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (4.05%) Internet
14 18 (3.31%) OSPF
15 17 (3.13%) BGP
15 17 (3.13%) Wireshark
16 16 (2.95%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (17.31%) MySQL
2 40 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (7.00%) SQL Server
4 28 (5.16%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.68%) Big Data
6 16 (2.95%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.39%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.66%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.66%) Redis
11 4 (0.74%) DataStage
11 4 (0.74%) Informix
11 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.55%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.55%) HBase
12 3 (0.55%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 138 (25.41%) Jenkins
2 104 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 49 (9.02%) Subversion
4 47 (8.66%) JIRA
5 40 (7.37%) TeamCity
6 23 (4.24%) Vagrant
7 20 (3.68%) Maven
7 20 (3.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (3.31%) Hudson
9 15 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (2.21%) Ant
11 11 (2.03%) Selenium
12 10 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.66%) GitLab
13 9 (1.66%) NuGet
13 9 (1.66%) SonarQube
14 8 (1.47%) Artifactory
15 6 (1.10%) GoCD
15 6 (1.10%) MSBuild
16 5 (0.92%) Gitweb
General
1 88 (16.21%) Finance
2 58 (10.68%) Banking
3 19 (3.50%) Back Office
4 18 (3.31%) Retail
5 17 (3.13%) Games
6 15 (2.76%) Marketing
7 14 (2.58%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.84%) Front Office
9 9 (1.66%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.92%) Publishing
12 4 (0.74%) Electronics
13 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Legal
15 1 (0.18%) Advertising
15 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (27.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (18.05%) Administrator
3 90 (16.57%) Linux Engineer
4 65 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
5 58 (10.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 49 (9.02%) Linux Administrator
7 38 (7.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 36 (6.63%) Network Engineer
9 35 (6.45%) Consultant
9 35 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 32 (5.89%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (4.42%) Windows Engineer
12 22 (4.05%) Architect
12 22 (4.05%) Senior DevOps
13 21 (3.87%) Analyst
14 20 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
14 20 (3.68%) AWS Engineer
14 20 (3.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 17 (3.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.13%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.23%) LAMP
2 36 (6.63%) Web Services
3 34 (6.26%) XML
4 25 (4.60%) REST
5 24 (4.42%) Middleware
6 23 (4.24%) Node.js
7 21 (3.87%) Regular Expression
8 19 (3.50%) SOAP
9 17 (3.13%) J2EE
10 14 (2.58%) LAPP Stack
11 13 (2.39%) ELK Stack
11 13 (2.39%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (2.39%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (2.21%) .NET
12 12 (2.21%) HTML
12 12 (2.21%) JMS
13 9 (1.66%) 802.1X
13 9 (1.66%) JMX
14 7 (1.29%) Hibernate
15 6 (1.10%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.94%) Data Centre
2 19 (3.50%) EMC VNX
2 19 (3.50%) Replication
3 18 (3.31%) Clustering
4 16 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.39%) iPad
5 13 (2.39%) PKI
6 12 (2.21%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.03%) Derivative
8 10 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.84%) Private Cloud
8 10 (1.84%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.47%) Equities
9 8 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.10%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.10%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.10%) Online Banking
10 6 (1.10%) Wiki
11 5 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 391 (72.01%) Linux
2 171 (31.49%) Unix
3 163 (30.02%) Windows
4 114 (20.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 98 (18.05%) Windows Server
6 85 (15.65%) CentOS
7 55 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (8.84%) Ubuntu
9 33 (6.08%) Solaris
10 21 (3.87%) Debian
11 14 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (2.21%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.03%) Mac OS
13 11 (2.03%) Windows Vista
13 11 (2.03%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.29%) SUSE
15 6 (1.10%) Windows 7
15 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.92%) AIX
17 4 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (46.04%) DevOps
2 169 (31.12%) Configuration Management
3 133 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (17.13%) ITIL
5 80 (14.73%) Open Source
6 72 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (10.68%) Virtual Environments
8 54 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 53 (9.76%) Load Balancing
10 50 (9.21%) High Availability
11 43 (7.92%) Security Patching
12 35 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
13 32 (5.89%) Mentoring
14 30 (5.52%) Change Control
15 29 (5.34%) E-Commerce
16 28 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
16 28 (5.16%) SDLC
17 26 (4.79%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (4.60%) Scrum
19 22 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 199 (36.65%) Python
2 162 (29.83%) Perl
3 145 (26.70%) Java
4 133 (24.49%) Bash Shell
5 113 (20.81%) Ruby
6 93 (17.13%) PHP
7 82 (15.10%) SQL
8 71 (13.08%) PowerShell
9 57 (10.50%) Shell Script
10 45 (8.29%) JavaScript
11 18 (3.31%) Korn
12 17 (3.13%) C#
12 17 (3.13%) C++
13 12 (2.21%) C
13 12 (2.21%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.66%) Bourne shell
15 7 (1.29%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.10%) VBA
17 4 (0.74%) Scala
18 2 (0.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 47 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (7.92%) CCNP
3 31 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.24%) CCNA
5 22 (4.05%) Degree
5 22 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 21 (3.87%) RHCE
7 13 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (2.03%) CCIE
9 9 (1.66%) RHCSA
10 7 (1.29%) AWS Certification
10 7 (1.29%) RHCA
11 5 (0.92%) CCSA
11 5 (0.92%) CCSE
11 5 (0.92%) CISSP
11 5 (0.92%) JNCIP
12 4 (0.74%) ISEB
13 3 (0.55%) CCSP
13 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.03%) SLA
2 9 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.47%) QA
4 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 114 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (14.36%) Docker
3 59 (10.87%) Active Directory
4 53 (9.76%) vSphere
5 36 (6.63%) Virtual Machines
6 33 (6.08%) KVM
7 29 (5.34%) VMware ESX
8 26 (4.79%) iptables
9 22 (4.05%) NFS
10 17 (3.13%) Squid
11 16 (2.95%) Postfix
12 15 (2.76%) Sendmail
13 13 (2.39%) Samba
13 13 (2.39%) vCloud
13 13 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (1.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (1.66%) Xen
15 6 (1.10%) Firmware
15 6 (1.10%) Hyper-V
15 6 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 313 (57.64%) Puppet
2 119 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
3 107 (19.71%) Ansible
4 56 (10.31%) Cacti
5 47 (8.66%) Icinga
6 40 (7.37%) SCOM
7 35 (6.45%) logstash
8 33 (6.08%) FreeIPA
9 31 (5.71%) HAProxy
10 29 (5.34%) Graphite
11 28 (5.16%) Zenoss
12 27 (4.97%) ZABBIX
13 26 (4.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 22 (4.05%) SCCM
15 21 (3.87%) ITRS Geneos
15 21 (3.87%) Kubernetes
16 18 (3.31%) SELinux
17 17 (3.13%) Kibana
18 16 (2.95%) Capistrano
18 16 (2.95%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 194 (35.73%) Red Hat
2 172 (31.68%) VMware
3 85 (15.65%) Splunk
4 75 (13.81%) Cisco
5 74 (13.63%) Microsoft
6 64 (11.79%) F5
7 53 (9.76%) Oracle
8 51 (9.39%) HP
9 50 (9.21%) EMC
10 47 (8.66%) SolarWinds
11 32 (5.89%) NetApp
12 31 (5.71%) Juniper
13 29 (5.34%) New Relic
14 28 (5.16%) AppDynamics
15 25 (4.60%) IBM
16 24 (4.42%) CheckPoint
17 20 (3.68%) Dell
18 17 (3.13%) CenturyLink
19 16 (2.95%) Atlassian
19 16 (2.95%) Citrix
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