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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 373 489 467
Rank change year-on-year
+116 -22
Contract jobs citing Nagios 288 147 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 3.09% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 100 104
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £327 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £564 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £30.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
6052 4753 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.27% 8.48% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3902 2929 2494
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 160 127
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £39.78 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +111 282 £450 +5.88% 58
London +88 189 £450 +2.27% 25
South East +3 31 £450 +24.13% 9
South West +12 16 £393 +10.17% 3
City of London +49 15 £450 +5.88% 7
East of England +28 15 £340 - 5
Berkshire +10 15 £475 +26.66% 3
Yorkshire +8 12 £474 +19.93% 4
Cambridge +31 11 £340 - 4
Cambridgeshire +27 11 £340 - 4
North West -13 10 £475 - 6
Bournemouth - 10 £446 -
Croydon - 10 £393 -
Dorset - 10 £446 -
West Yorkshire -11 8 £559 +41.45% 3
Windsor - 8 £500 - 3
West Midlands - 8 £425 - 4
Leeds +4 7 £559 +41.45% 1
Manchester -8 7 £475 +18.75% 2
Malvern - 6 £380 -
Harrow - 6 £495 -
Worcestershire - 6 £380 -
Scotland -10 4 £266 -18.07%
Kent - 4 £450 -
Oxfordshire +9 3 £355 +18.33%
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - -
Surrey -3 3 £413 +10.06% 5
Erskine - 3 £266 -
Bath - 3 £263 -
Maidenhead - 3 £450 -

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 402 (73.36%) Linux
2 318 (58.03%) Puppet
3 264 (48.18%) DevOps
4 209 (38.14%) Python
5 189 (34.49%) Red Hat
6 179 (32.66%) VMware
7 170 (31.02%) Unix
8 166 (30.29%) Configuration Management
9 164 (29.93%) Windows
10 163 (29.74%) Perl
11 151 (27.55%) Java
12 147 (26.82%) Jenkins
13 138 (25.18%) Apache
14 133 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
15 130 (23.72%) Bash Shell
16 125 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
17 122 (22.26%) Amazon AWS
18 121 (22.08%) Ruby
19 116 (21.17%) Ansible
20 110 (20.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 108 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
22 107 (19.53%) Tomcat
23 103 (18.80%) Git (software)
24 102 (18.61%) MySQL
25 99 (18.07%) Windows Server
26 94 (17.15%) DNS
27 91 (16.61%) Finance
28 90 (16.42%) Splunk
29 88 (16.06%) ITIL
30 84 (15.33%) SQL

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
1 138 (25.18%) Apache
2 107 (19.53%) Tomcat
3 51 (9.31%) IIS
4 48 (8.76%) OpenStack
5 38 (6.93%) Confluence
6 29 (5.29%) nginx
7 20 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (3.10%) JBoss
9 14 (2.55%) MQSeries
10 12 (2.19%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.19%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.91%) SAS
13 3 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.55%) lighttpd
14 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.36%) Jetty
14 2 (0.36%) WebLogic Integration
14 2 (0.36%) WildFly
15 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.55%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.82%) MS Office
4 5 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.91%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 122 (22.26%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.82%) PaaS
5 9 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.91%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.91%) Heroku
8 5 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.73%) IaaS
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%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.36%) Office 365
12 1 (0.18%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 94 (17.15%) DNS
2 81 (14.78%) Firewall
3 70 (12.77%) TCP/IP
4 57 (10.40%) HTTP
5 50 (9.12%) LDAP
6 35 (6.39%) SSL
7 32 (5.84%) SAN
8 30 (5.47%) Network Security
9 28 (5.11%) SNMP
10 27 (4.93%) FTP
11 26 (4.74%) DHCP
11 26 (4.74%) VPN
12 23 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (4.01%) SMTP
14 19 (3.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (3.28%) Internet
16 17 (3.10%) Wireless
17 15 (2.74%) NAS
18 14 (2.55%) BGP
18 14 (2.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (18.61%) MySQL
2 42 (7.66%) SQL Server
3 38 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (4.93%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.65%) Big Data
6 19 (3.47%) Hadoop
7 14 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (2.01%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.91%) Redis
11 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.73%) DataStage
12 4 (0.73%) Informix
12 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.55%) HBase
13 3 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 147 (26.82%) Jenkins
2 103 (18.80%) Git (software)
3 50 (9.12%) Subversion
4 46 (8.39%) TeamCity
5 41 (7.48%) JIRA
6 24 (4.38%) Vagrant
7 20 (3.65%) Hudson
7 20 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (3.47%) Maven
9 17 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (2.01%) Ant
10 11 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.64%) GoCD
11 9 (1.64%) Selenium
12 8 (1.46%) GitLab
12 8 (1.46%) MSBuild
12 8 (1.46%) NuGet
12 8 (1.46%) SonarQube
13 7 (1.28%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 91 (16.61%) Finance
2 59 (10.77%) Banking
3 16 (2.92%) Games
4 15 (2.74%) Back Office
5 14 (2.55%) Marketing
5 14 (2.55%) Retail
6 13 (2.37%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.46%) Front Office
9 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Publishing
10 4 (0.73%) Electronics
11 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (29.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (17.88%) Linux Engineer
3 92 (16.79%) Administrator
4 60 (10.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 60 (10.95%) Systems Administrator
5 47 (8.58%) Linux Administrator
6 38 (6.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 36 (6.57%) Consultant
8 35 (6.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 32 (5.84%) Network Engineer
9 32 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
10 29 (5.29%) AWS Engineer
11 26 (4.74%) Windows Engineer
12 24 (4.38%) Senior DevOps
13 23 (4.20%) Architect
14 22 (4.01%) AWS DevOps
15 20 (3.65%) Analyst
16 19 (3.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 17 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
17 17 (3.10%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.59%) LAMP
2 45 (8.21%) Web Services
3 32 (5.84%) XML
4 25 (4.56%) Node.js
4 25 (4.56%) REST
5 21 (3.83%) Middleware
5 21 (3.83%) Regular Expression
6 20 (3.65%) LEMP Stack
6 20 (3.65%) SOAP
7 16 (2.92%) J2EE
8 14 (2.55%) .NET
8 14 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (2.37%) ELK Stack
9 13 (2.37%) JMS
10 12 (2.19%) HTML
10 12 (2.19%) LAPP Stack
11 10 (1.82%) JMX
11 10 (1.82%) MCollective
12 7 (1.28%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (3.47%) Clustering
2 19 (3.47%) EMC VNX
3 18 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.28%) Replication
4 12 (2.19%) Hedge funds
4 12 (2.19%) PKI
5 11 (2.01%) iPad
6 10 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.82%) Derivative
6 10 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 9 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.28%) Equities
10 6 (1.09%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.09%) Online Banking
10 6 (1.09%) Wiki
11 5 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 402 (73.36%) Linux
2 170 (31.02%) Unix
3 164 (29.93%) Windows
4 110 (20.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 99 (18.07%) Windows Server
6 84 (15.33%) CentOS
7 57 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (10.04%) Ubuntu
9 30 (5.47%) Solaris
10 23 (4.20%) Debian
11 15 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (2.19%) Mac OS X
12 12 (2.19%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.01%) Mac OS
13 11 (2.01%) Windows Vista
13 11 (2.01%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (1.28%) SUSE
16 5 (0.91%) AIX
17 4 (0.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (48.18%) DevOps
2 166 (30.29%) Configuration Management
3 133 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (16.06%) ITIL
5 81 (14.78%) Open Source
6 77 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (10.58%) High Availability
8 52 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 47 (8.58%) Load Balancing
10 46 (8.39%) Virtual Environments
11 43 (7.85%) Security Patching
12 35 (6.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 31 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
15 28 (5.11%) Change Control
16 27 (4.93%) E-Commerce
17 26 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
18 25 (4.56%) Scrum
18 25 (4.56%) SDLC
19 20 (3.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (38.14%) Python
2 163 (29.74%) Perl
3 151 (27.55%) Java
4 130 (23.72%) Bash Shell
5 121 (22.08%) Ruby
6 84 (15.33%) SQL
7 82 (14.96%) PHP
8 65 (11.86%) PowerShell
9 57 (10.40%) Shell Script
10 45 (8.21%) JavaScript
11 17 (3.10%) C++
12 16 (2.92%) C#
12 16 (2.92%) Korn
13 12 (2.19%) C
14 11 (2.01%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.64%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.09%) VBA
17 5 (0.91%) Scala
18 4 (0.73%) Go
18 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (6.39%) CCNP
3 33 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.38%) Degree
5 22 (4.01%) SC Cleared
6 20 (3.65%) CCNA
6 20 (3.65%) RHCE
7 12 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (1.64%) CCIE
9 8 (1.46%) RHCSA
10 7 (1.28%) AWS Certification
10 7 (1.28%) RHCA
11 4 (0.73%) ISEB
11 4 (0.73%) JNCIP
12 3 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.55%) CCSP
12 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.36%) CISSP
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.82%) SLA
2 8 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.46%) QA
3 3 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (15.33%) Docker
3 51 (9.31%) Active Directory
3 51 (9.31%) vSphere
4 35 (6.39%) Virtual Machines
5 32 (5.84%) VMware ESX
6 31 (5.66%) KVM
7 25 (4.56%) iptables
8 20 (3.65%) NFS
8 20 (3.65%) Squid
9 15 (2.74%) Postfix
10 14 (2.55%) Sendmail
10 14 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (2.19%) Samba
11 12 (2.19%) vCloud
12 9 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (1.46%) qmail
14 7 (1.28%) Xen
15 6 (1.09%) Hyper-V
15 6 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 318 (58.03%) Puppet
2 125 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (21.17%) Ansible
4 64 (11.68%) Cacti
5 50 (9.12%) logstash
6 44 (8.03%) Icinga
7 38 (6.93%) ZABBIX
8 35 (6.39%) Graphite
9 34 (6.20%) SCOM
10 31 (5.66%) FreeIPA
11 29 (5.29%) HAProxy
12 26 (4.74%) Zenoss
13 25 (4.56%) Kubernetes
14 24 (4.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 22 (4.01%) Salt
16 21 (3.83%) SCCM
17 20 (3.65%) Ganglia
18 19 (3.47%) ITRS Geneos
18 19 (3.47%) SELinux
19 17 (3.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 189 (34.49%) Red Hat
2 179 (32.66%) VMware
3 90 (16.42%) Splunk
4 65 (11.86%) Cisco
4 65 (11.86%) Microsoft
5 51 (9.31%) F5
5 51 (9.31%) HP
6 47 (8.58%) EMC
6 47 (8.58%) Oracle
7 41 (7.48%) SolarWinds
8 31 (5.66%) NetApp
9 30 (5.47%) New Relic
10 26 (4.74%) IBM
10 26 (4.74%) Juniper
11 24 (4.38%) AppDynamics
12 19 (3.47%) Dell
13 18 (3.28%) CheckPoint
14 17 (3.10%) CenturyLink
15 15 (2.74%) Atlassian
16 14 (2.55%) Akamai
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