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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 464 470 442
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Contract jobs citing Nagios 190 210 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% 4.35% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 173 141
Median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £331
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +16.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £31.75 - £19.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 - £19.91

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
5710 4824 4932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.71% 8.33% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2979 2924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 177 188
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.43 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -11 187 £423 -6.11% 71
London +11 118 £425 -8.10% 33
Yorkshire +25 17 £250 -41.17% 4
Leeds +25 16 £250 -41.17% 2
West Yorkshire +22 16 £250 -41.17% 3
North West +24 15 £425 +32.81% 5
City of London -12 15 £400 -15.78% 6
Manchester 0 14 £425 +32.81% 5
South West +21 12 £425 +41.66% 4
East of England -2 8 £375 -25.00% 4
Wiltshire +21 7 £475 +58.33% 2
Swindon +16 7 £475 +58.33%
South East -15 6 £500 +29.03% 14
North East - 5 £300 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £300 -
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £375 -25.00% 1
Cambridge +8 4 £375 -25.00% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £550 -
Dorset - 4 £400 -
Bournemouth - 4 £400 -
Berkshire +3 3 £500 +42.85% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Scotland +9 2 £300 +152.10% 2
Suffolk - 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £525 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £538 -
Stockport - 2 £315 -

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 318 (66.53%) Linux
2 247 (51.67%) Puppet
3 180 (37.66%) DevOps
4 179 (37.45%) Python
5 165 (34.52%) Red Hat
6 155 (32.43%) VMware
7 145 (30.33%) Perl
8 144 (30.13%) Configuration Management
9 124 (25.94%) Unix
10 122 (25.52%) Windows
11 119 (24.90%) Bash Shell
12 117 (24.48%) Apache
13 116 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
14 110 (23.01%) Java
15 109 (22.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 104 (21.76%) DNS
16 104 (21.76%) Firewall
17 102 (21.34%) Opscode Chef
18 101 (21.13%) PHP
19 100 (20.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 97 (20.29%) Jenkins
21 95 (19.87%) Ansible
22 94 (19.67%) Tomcat
23 92 (19.25%) Amazon AWS
24 89 (18.62%) CentOS
25 88 (18.41%) Splunk
26 85 (17.78%) MySQL
27 84 (17.57%) Ruby
28 79 (16.53%) Git (software)
29 77 (16.11%) 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
1 117 (24.48%) Apache
2 94 (19.67%) Tomcat
3 41 (8.58%) IIS
4 38 (7.95%) Confluence
5 35 (7.32%) OpenStack
6 24 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (4.39%) nginx
8 14 (2.93%) MQSeries
9 9 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (1.88%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.67%) JBoss
11 7 (1.46%) SAS
12 6 (1.26%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.63%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.63%) lighttpd
14 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.42%) CMS
15 2 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.88%) MS Office
4 3 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (19.25%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (1.46%) GitHub
6 6 (1.26%) Heroku
7 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.63%) Engine Yard
8 3 (0.63%) IaaS
8 3 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.63%) Slack
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
9 2 (0.42%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 104 (21.76%) DNS
1 104 (21.76%) Firewall
2 62 (12.97%) TCP/IP
3 41 (8.58%) LDAP
4 39 (8.16%) SAN
5 38 (7.95%) HTTP
5 38 (7.95%) Network Security
6 36 (7.53%) VPN
7 35 (7.32%) DHCP
8 29 (6.07%) SNMP
9 27 (5.65%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (5.65%) Wireless
10 23 (4.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (4.60%) FTP
11 22 (4.60%) OSPF
12 21 (4.39%) X.509
13 19 (3.97%) BGP
13 19 (3.97%) LAN
13 19 (3.97%) SMTP
14 18 (3.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (17.78%) MySQL
2 47 (9.83%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (7.53%) SQL Server
4 23 (4.81%) Big Data
5 22 (4.60%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.97%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.14%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.93%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.72%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.67%) Redis
11 7 (1.46%) HBase
12 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.26%) Sybase ASE
12 6 (1.26%) Sybase IQ
13 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.84%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 97 (20.29%) Jenkins
2 79 (16.53%) Git (software)
3 37 (7.74%) JIRA
4 34 (7.11%) Subversion
5 25 (5.23%) TeamCity
6 24 (5.02%) Vagrant
7 20 (4.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 19 (3.97%) Maven
9 14 (2.93%) Hudson
10 13 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (2.51%) Ant
12 11 (2.30%) Artifactory
13 10 (2.09%) GitLab
13 10 (2.09%) Selenium
13 10 (2.09%) SonarQube
14 9 (1.88%) NuGet
15 8 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (1.46%) MSBuild
17 6 (1.26%) Gitweb
General
1 77 (16.11%) Finance
2 37 (7.74%) Banking
3 24 (5.02%) Back Office
4 18 (3.77%) Retail
5 14 (2.93%) Marketing
6 9 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.88%) Games
6 9 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.46%) Front Office
8 6 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.84%) Advertising
9 4 (0.84%) Legal
10 3 (0.63%) Electronics
10 3 (0.63%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (23.85%) Administrator
2 113 (23.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (16.95%) Systems Administrator
4 67 (14.02%) Linux Engineer
5 60 (12.55%) Linux Administrator
6 52 (10.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 39 (8.16%) Network Engineer
8 33 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 29 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (5.23%) Analyst
10 25 (5.23%) Architect
11 23 (4.81%) Developer
12 22 (4.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 20 (4.18%) Consultant
14 19 (3.97%) Security Engineer
15 18 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
15 18 (3.77%) VMWare Administrator
16 16 (3.35%) AWS Engineer
16 16 (3.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 14 (2.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (8.16%) LAMP
2 33 (6.90%) XML
3 19 (3.97%) Regular Expression
4 17 (3.56%) ELK Stack
4 17 (3.56%) Middleware
5 16 (3.35%) REST
6 15 (3.14%) Node.js
6 15 (3.14%) Web Services
7 14 (2.93%) LAPP Stack
8 13 (2.72%) J2EE
9 11 (2.30%) .NET
9 11 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (2.09%) 802.1X
11 9 (1.88%) SOAP
12 7 (1.46%) HTML
12 7 (1.46%) JMS
12 7 (1.46%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (1.46%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (1.26%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (1.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.09%) Data Centre
2 18 (3.77%) EMC VNX
3 17 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.93%) Clustering
5 13 (2.72%) Derivative
5 13 (2.72%) iPad
6 11 (2.30%) Replication
6 11 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.09%) NHS
8 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.46%) PKI
9 6 (1.26%) Device Driver
9 6 (1.26%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.05%) Equities
10 5 (1.05%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.84%) CMDB
11 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.84%) Fintech
11 4 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 318 (66.53%) Linux
2 124 (25.94%) Unix
3 122 (25.52%) Windows
4 109 (22.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 89 (18.62%) CentOS
6 72 (15.06%) Windows Server
7 42 (8.79%) Ubuntu
8 29 (6.07%) Solaris
8 29 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (3.77%) Debian
10 7 (1.46%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.26%) SUSE
11 6 (1.26%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.26%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.84%) VMS
12 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.42%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (37.66%) DevOps
2 144 (30.13%) Configuration Management
3 116 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (15.48%) ITIL
5 67 (14.02%) Open Source
6 61 (12.76%) Load Balancing
7 49 (10.25%) Virtual Environments
8 46 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (6.90%) High Availability
11 29 (6.07%) Change Control
11 29 (6.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (5.65%) Network Monitoring
13 24 (5.02%) Migration
14 23 (4.81%) Security Patching
15 22 (4.60%) SDLC
15 22 (4.60%) TDD
16 21 (4.39%) Change Management
16 21 (4.39%) Mentoring
17 20 (4.18%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 179 (37.45%) Python
2 145 (30.33%) Perl
3 119 (24.90%) Bash Shell
4 110 (23.01%) Java
5 101 (21.13%) PHP
6 84 (17.57%) Ruby
7 76 (15.90%) PowerShell
8 73 (15.27%) SQL
9 65 (13.60%) Shell Script
10 36 (7.53%) JavaScript
11 14 (2.93%) Korn
12 12 (2.51%) C#
12 12 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.88%) C
13 9 (1.88%) C++
13 9 (1.88%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.05%) AWK
14 5 (1.05%) sed
15 4 (0.84%) Bourne shell
15 4 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (9.21%) CCNP
3 29 (6.07%) Degree
4 26 (5.44%) Security Cleared
5 25 (5.23%) CCNA
6 19 (3.97%) RHCE
7 17 (3.56%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.09%) CCIE
10 9 (1.88%) RHCSA
11 7 (1.46%) AWS Certification
11 7 (1.46%) CCSA
11 7 (1.46%) CCSE
11 7 (1.46%) CISSP
12 6 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (1.26%) RHCA
13 5 (1.05%) GIAC
13 5 (1.05%) JNCIP
14 4 (0.84%) ISEB
15 2 (0.42%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.30%) SLA
2 10 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.46%) QA
5 5 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 100 (20.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (14.23%) Docker
3 46 (9.62%) Active Directory
4 42 (8.79%) vSphere
5 28 (5.86%) iptables
5 28 (5.86%) Virtual Machines
6 26 (5.44%) KVM
7 23 (4.81%) NFS
8 19 (3.97%) Squid
9 16 (3.35%) Sendmail
10 15 (3.14%) Postfix
10 15 (3.14%) Samba
11 12 (2.51%) VMware ESX
12 11 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (2.30%) VMware Server
13 9 (1.88%) vCloud
13 9 (1.88%) Xen
14 8 (1.67%) Hyper-V
15 7 (1.46%) Dovecot
15 7 (1.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 247 (51.67%) Puppet
2 102 (21.34%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (19.87%) Ansible
4 47 (9.83%) Cacti
5 37 (7.74%) Icinga
6 36 (7.53%) SCOM
7 30 (6.28%) ZABBIX
8 27 (5.65%) logstash
9 25 (5.23%) Kibana
9 25 (5.23%) Zenoss
10 24 (5.02%) Grafana
10 24 (5.02%) HAProxy
11 20 (4.18%) FreeIPA
11 20 (4.18%) Graphite
11 20 (4.18%) SCCM
11 20 (4.18%) Terraform
12 17 (3.56%) Cobbler
12 17 (3.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 15 (3.14%) HP SiteScope
13 15 (3.14%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 165 (34.52%) Red Hat
2 155 (32.43%) VMware
3 88 (18.41%) Splunk
4 73 (15.27%) Cisco
5 69 (14.44%) Microsoft
6 58 (12.13%) F5
7 54 (11.30%) SolarWinds
8 47 (9.83%) HP
9 44 (9.21%) Oracle
10 39 (8.16%) EMC
11 32 (6.69%) Juniper
12 30 (6.28%) CheckPoint
13 23 (4.81%) NetApp
14 18 (3.77%) New Relic
15 15 (3.14%) IBM
15 15 (3.14%) Palo Alto
16 14 (2.93%) AppDynamics
16 14 (2.93%) Citrix
16 14 (2.93%) Riverbed
17 13 (2.72%) Atlassian
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