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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 469 453 451
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Nagios 160 161 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.44% 3.71% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 109 80
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+151.61% -

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
4652 4341 3927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.17% 7.93% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2845 2556 2185
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 131 170
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £31.56 £42.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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 3 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Nagios Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 August 2015. 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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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 -13 156 £425 - 83
London -25 105 £450 -2.70% 42
South East 0 25 £375 +7.14% 16
City of London -11 20 £436 -8.15% 18
North West -11 10 £438 +12.90% 1
Berkshire +3 6 £375 - 6
Hampshire - 6 £369 -
South West -2 5 £294 - 4
Oxfordshire - 5 £350 - 4
Manchester - 5 £335 - 1
Lancashire +13 4 £475 +11.76%
Kent +4 4 - -
Burnley -1 4 £475 +11.76%
Yorkshire -17 4 £419 - 7
Scotland - 4 £325 - 3
Wiltshire - 4 £294 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 - -
Swindon - 4 £294 -
East of England -8 3 £500 +25.00% 8
Cambridge -10 3 £500 +25.00% 7
Cambridgeshire -14 3 £500 +25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £313 - 2
West Yorkshire -21 2 - - 4
South Yorkshire - 2 £419 - 3
Surrey - 2 £375 - 3
Hungerford - 2 £375 -
Slough - 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £450 -
West Midlands 0 1 £175 -50.00% 2
Milton Keynes -1 1 £425 -

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 184 (62.16%) Linux
2 159 (53.72%) Puppet
3 152 (51.35%) DevOps
4 108 (36.49%) Python
5 106 (35.81%) Jenkins
6 99 (33.45%) Amazon AWS
7 98 (33.11%) Windows
8 90 (30.41%) MySQL
8 90 (30.41%) VMware
9 89 (30.07%) Apache
10 88 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
11 82 (27.70%) Java
12 75 (25.34%) Red Hat
13 70 (23.65%) DNS
14 69 (23.31%) Perl
15 62 (20.95%) Tomcat
15 62 (20.95%) Ruby
15 62 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (20.27%) Configuration Management
17 58 (19.59%) Bash Shell
18 56 (18.92%) PHP
19 55 (18.58%) Firewall
19 55 (18.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 52 (17.57%) Web Services
21 48 (16.22%) UNIX
21 48 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
21 48 (16.22%) Ansible
22 47 (15.88%) PowerShell
22 47 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
23 45 (15.20%) MongoDB

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 89 (30.07%) Apache
2 62 (20.95%) Tomcat
3 41 (13.85%) nginx
4 35 (11.82%) Node.js
4 35 (11.82%) IIS
5 26 (8.78%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.70%) JBoss
6 8 (2.70%) Jetty
7 7 (2.36%) Confluence
7 7 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (2.03%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.03%) Drupal
9 5 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.69%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.01%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.01%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP CCM
1 2 (0.68%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 99 (33.45%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.03%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.03%) SaaS
5 4 (1.35%) SoftLayer
5 4 (1.35%) Sumo Logic
5 4 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.35%) Office 365
6 3 (1.01%) Heroku
7 2 (0.68%) Engine Yard
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 70 (23.65%) DNS
2 55 (18.58%) Firewall
3 34 (11.49%) SAN
4 29 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 29 (9.80%) VPN
5 24 (8.11%) DHCP
6 21 (7.09%) SSL
7 19 (6.42%) LDAP
8 17 (5.74%) HTTP
8 17 (5.74%) NAS
9 13 (4.39%) Internet
9 13 (4.39%) IPsec
10 12 (4.05%) SMTP
11 11 (3.72%) SNMP
12 10 (3.38%) BGP
12 10 (3.38%) WAN
12 10 (3.38%) NetScaler
13 9 (3.04%) Network Security
13 9 (3.04%) LAN
14 8 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (30.41%) MySQL
2 45 (15.20%) MongoDB
3 27 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (7.09%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.73%) RDBMS
6 14 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.73%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.04%) Redis
8 7 (2.36%) Informix
9 6 (2.03%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.35%) Riak
10 4 (1.35%) Big Data
10 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.35%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.01%) DB2
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.68%) Impala
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 106 (35.81%) Jenkins
2 42 (14.19%) Git (software)
3 24 (8.11%) JIRA
4 16 (5.41%) Maven
5 14 (4.73%) Hudson
6 13 (4.39%) Subversion
7 8 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.36%) Gerrit
9 5 (1.69%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.01%) JUnit
10 3 (1.01%) Fiddler
10 3 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.68%) JMeter
11 2 (0.68%) Lombardi
11 2 (0.68%) Gradle
11 2 (0.68%) Trac
11 2 (0.68%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 16 (5.41%) Retail
2 14 (4.73%) Finance
3 10 (3.38%) Games
4 6 (2.03%) Banking
5 5 (1.69%) Marketing
5 5 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Back Office
6 2 (0.68%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Publishing
6 2 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (32.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (12.16%) Administrator
3 32 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (7.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 20 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (6.76%) Analyst
7 19 (6.42%) Consultant
8 18 (6.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 15 (5.07%) DevOps Consultant
9 15 (5.07%) Network Engineer
9 15 (5.07%) Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (4.39%) Senior Consultant
12 12 (4.05%) Applications Support
12 12 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
13 11 (3.72%) Support Analyst
13 11 (3.72%) Java Developer
13 11 (3.72%) UNIX Engineer
14 9 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.57%) Web Services
2 18 (6.08%) LAMP
3 15 (5.07%) HTML
4 14 (4.73%) .NET
5 13 (4.39%) HTML5
6 11 (3.72%) REST
7 10 (3.38%) XML
8 8 (2.70%) JSON
8 8 (2.70%) Twisted
9 6 (2.03%) MCollective
9 6 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.03%) J2EE
9 6 (2.03%) Spring
10 4 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (1.35%) SOAP
10 4 (1.35%) Grails
10 4 (1.35%) PHP-FPM
11 3 (1.01%) ServiceStack
11 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.01%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.16%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.43%) Clustering
3 17 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.72%) Replication
6 8 (2.70%) PKI
6 8 (2.70%) Online Games
6 8 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.36%) Statistics
7 7 (2.36%) IBM XIV
8 5 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.69%) STB
8 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.35%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.01%) Wiki
10 3 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.68%) CMDB
11 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.68%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 184 (62.16%) Linux
2 98 (33.11%) Windows
3 55 (18.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (16.22%) UNIX
5 41 (13.85%) CentOS
6 40 (13.51%) Ubuntu
7 23 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (7.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (6.08%) Solaris
10 9 (3.04%) Debian
11 6 (2.03%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.35%) Android
13 4 (1.35%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.01%) SUSE
15 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (51.35%) DevOps
2 62 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (20.27%) Configuration Management
4 47 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (13.85%) ITIL
6 39 (13.18%) Load Balancing
7 27 (9.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 24 (8.11%) Open Source
9 21 (7.09%) E-Commerce
10 19 (6.42%) Software Engineering
11 17 (5.74%) Service Management
11 17 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (5.41%) Scrum
13 12 (4.05%) Change Management
13 12 (4.05%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.72%) Web Development
14 11 (3.72%) TDD
14 11 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (3.04%) Performance Monitoring
15 9 (3.04%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (36.49%) Python
2 82 (27.70%) Java
3 69 (23.31%) Perl
4 62 (20.95%) Ruby
5 58 (19.59%) Bash Shell
6 56 (18.92%) PHP
7 47 (15.88%) PowerShell
8 40 (13.51%) SQL
9 26 (8.78%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.38%) Scala
11 4 (1.35%) Go
12 3 (1.01%) Korn
12 3 (1.01%) VBScript
12 3 (1.01%) C#
13 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.68%) VB
13 2 (0.68%) C
14 1 (0.34%) VBA
14 1 (0.34%) C++
14 1 (0.34%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (3.38%) Degree
2 9 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.35%) MCSE
4 4 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.01%) CCNP
5 3 (1.01%) CCNA
5 3 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.01%) JNCIS
6 2 (0.68%) JNCIP
6 2 (0.68%) MCTS
6 2 (0.68%) MCITP
6 2 (0.68%) MOS
6 2 (0.68%) MCSA
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.34%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.34%) RHCE
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.70%) SLA
3 7 (2.36%) QA
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.14%) Docker
3 15 (5.07%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.07%) VMware ESX
4 13 (4.39%) vSphere
5 8 (2.70%) Varnish
5 8 (2.70%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.70%) iptables
5 8 (2.70%) KVM
6 7 (2.36%) HDFS
7 5 (1.69%) vCloud
7 5 (1.69%) ProxySG
7 5 (1.69%) XenApp
7 5 (1.69%) XenServer
7 5 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.01%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.01%) Squid
8 3 (1.01%) Xen
9 2 (0.68%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 159 (53.72%) Puppet
2 88 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (16.22%) Ansible
4 35 (11.82%) Cacti
5 28 (9.46%) Vagrant
6 26 (8.78%) NetBackup
6 26 (8.78%) Opsview
6 26 (8.78%) Graphite
7 25 (8.45%) Icinga
8 24 (8.11%) Salt
8 24 (8.11%) SCOM
8 24 (8.11%) Zenoss
9 23 (7.77%) ZABBIX
10 15 (5.07%) Backup Exec
11 11 (3.72%) logstash
12 9 (3.04%) Tivoli
12 9 (3.04%) SCCM
12 9 (3.04%) Ganglia
13 8 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (2.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 90 (30.41%) VMware
2 75 (25.34%) Red Hat
3 36 (12.16%) Splunk
4 31 (10.47%) Cisco
5 25 (8.45%) Oracle
6 24 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 22 (7.43%) New Relic
8 19 (6.42%) IBM
9 17 (5.74%) SolarWinds
10 16 (5.41%) Symantec
11 14 (4.73%) Citrix
12 11 (3.72%) HP
13 10 (3.38%) Veritas
14 9 (3.04%) CA
14 9 (3.04%) CheckPoint
15 7 (2.36%) Juniper
15 7 (2.36%) BMC
15 7 (2.36%) Dell
15 7 (2.36%) F5
16 6 (2.03%) CommVault
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago