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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 364 500 477
Rank change year-on-year
+136 -23
Contract jobs citing Nagios 314 140 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.67% 3.06% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 89 102
Median daily rate £475 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £128 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.07%

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
5541 4575 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.97% 8.20% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3503 2778 2504
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 199 159
Median hourly rate £22.25 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +132 304 £475 +11.76% 86
London +111 214 £500 - 43
South East +9 40 £450 +45.16% 18
City of London +48 23 £475 +2.70% 8
Berkshire - 22 £450 - 3
South West +14 16 £393 -7.64% 4
North West -2 11 £450 +11.11% 5
West Yorkshire +10 10 £475 +28.81% 4
Yorkshire +2 10 £475 +28.81% 6
Dorset - 10 £500 - 1
Reading - 10 £450 - 1
Bournemouth - 10 £500 -
Leeds -4 9 £475 +28.81% 4
Manchester -2 8 £500 +23.45% 4
Scotland -21 8 £475 +274.01% 3
East of England - 8 £340 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £340 -
Cambridge - 8 £340 -
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £425 -
Croydon - 7 £393 -
Edinburgh -6 6 £475 +18.75% 2
Kent - 6 £450 - 2
Windsor - 5 £500 -
Milton Keynes +2 4 £425 -
West Midlands -3 4 £403 - 6
Worcestershire - 4 £403 - 2
Malvern - 4 £403 - 2
Bath - 3 £263 - 1
Chiswick - 3 - -
Somerset - 3 £263 - 2

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 380 (73.50%) Linux
2 311 (60.15%) Puppet
3 249 (48.16%) DevOps
4 174 (33.66%) Java
5 173 (33.46%) Unix
6 172 (33.27%) Python
7 170 (32.88%) VMware
8 164 (31.72%) Red Hat
9 149 (28.82%) Jenkins
10 147 (28.43%) Windows
11 144 (27.85%) Perl
12 141 (27.27%) Configuration Management
13 133 (25.73%) Apache
13 133 (25.73%) Tomcat
14 126 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
15 123 (23.79%) Amazon AWS
16 113 (21.86%) Opscode Chef
17 111 (21.47%) Ruby
18 106 (20.50%) Ansible
19 100 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 99 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 99 (19.15%) Bash Shell
21 93 (17.99%) Git (software)
22 86 (16.63%) MySQL
23 83 (16.05%) Splunk
24 82 (15.86%) Finance
25 81 (15.67%) DNS
25 81 (15.67%) Windows Server
26 77 (14.89%) CentOS
27 76 (14.70%) 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
1 133 (25.73%) Apache
1 133 (25.73%) Tomcat
2 53 (10.25%) OpenStack
3 46 (8.90%) IIS
4 43 (8.32%) nginx
5 29 (5.61%) Node.js
6 27 (5.22%) JBoss
7 25 (4.84%) Confluence
8 22 (4.26%) WebLogic
9 13 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (2.32%) MQSeries
10 12 (2.32%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.35%) SAS
12 4 (0.77%) Jetty
12 4 (0.77%) WebLogic Integration
13 3 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.35%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.97%) AutoCAD
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Salerio
2 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 123 (23.79%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.45%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.93%) PaaS
6 7 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.35%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.77%) IaaS
8 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.58%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.58%) Route 53
9 2 (0.39%) GitHub
9 2 (0.39%) Office 365
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (15.67%) DNS
2 60 (11.61%) HTTP
3 59 (11.41%) TCP/IP
4 50 (9.67%) Firewall
5 45 (8.70%) LDAP
6 38 (7.35%) SSL
7 31 (6.00%) SMTP
8 30 (5.80%) SAN
9 29 (5.61%) FTP
10 25 (4.84%) SNMP
11 20 (3.87%) VPN
12 17 (3.29%) DHCP
13 14 (2.71%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (2.71%) Network Security
14 13 (2.51%) NAS
15 12 (2.32%) HTTPS
16 11 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (2.13%) Internet
16 11 (2.13%) SSH
16 11 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.63%) MySQL
2 49 (9.48%) MongoDB
3 46 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (7.35%) SQL Server
5 16 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.32%) Big Data
7 11 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.74%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.16%) DataStage
11 6 (1.16%) Informix
11 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.77%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.77%) Redis
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 149 (28.82%) Jenkins
2 93 (17.99%) Git (software)
3 46 (8.90%) TeamCity
4 41 (7.93%) Subversion
5 40 (7.74%) JIRA
6 31 (6.00%) Maven
7 23 (4.45%) GitLab
8 22 (4.26%) Hudson
9 20 (3.87%) Artifactory
10 18 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (2.51%) Vagrant
12 11 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.35%) Ant
14 7 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.97%) Travis CI
16 4 (0.77%) Bitbucket
16 4 (0.77%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.77%) SonarQube
17 3 (0.58%) XMLSpy
General
1 82 (15.86%) Finance
2 57 (11.03%) Banking
3 17 (3.29%) Games
4 10 (1.93%) Financial Institution
4 10 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.55%) Marketing
6 7 (1.35%) Retail
7 6 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.97%) Back Office
9 4 (0.77%) Electronics
9 4 (0.77%) Local Government
10 3 (0.58%) Front Office
10 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.58%) Publishing
11 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (30.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 106 (20.50%) Linux Engineer
3 67 (12.96%) Administrator
4 58 (11.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 44 (8.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 40 (7.74%) Consultant
7 36 (6.96%) AWS Engineer
7 36 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
8 32 (6.19%) Linux Administrator
9 30 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
10 29 (5.61%) Analyst
10 29 (5.61%) Support Engineer
10 29 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (4.45%) Applications Support
12 22 (4.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 21 (4.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 18 (3.48%) Applications Engineer
14 18 (3.48%) Architect
14 18 (3.48%) DevOps Consultant
15 17 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (12.96%) LAMP
1 67 (12.96%) Web Services
2 24 (4.64%) REST
2 24 (4.64%) XML
3 21 (4.06%) LEMP Stack
3 21 (4.06%) SOAP
4 17 (3.29%) JMS
4 17 (3.29%) Regular Expression
5 16 (3.09%) J2EE
5 16 (3.09%) Middleware
6 15 (2.90%) JMX
7 14 (2.71%) HTML
8 13 (2.51%) ELK Stack
8 13 (2.51%) MCollective
9 12 (2.32%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (2.13%) .NET
10 11 (2.13%) JSP
10 11 (2.13%) LAPP Stack
11 9 (1.74%) Java EE
12 7 (1.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 26 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.90%) Clustering
4 15 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.32%) Replication
6 11 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.13%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.55%) iPad
7 8 (1.55%) PKI
8 6 (1.16%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.16%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.16%) Wiki
9 5 (0.97%) Biology
9 5 (0.97%) DataPower
9 5 (0.97%) Derivative
9 5 (0.97%) EMC VNX
9 5 (0.97%) Life Science
9 5 (0.97%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 380 (73.50%) Linux
2 173 (33.46%) Unix
3 147 (28.43%) Windows
4 99 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 81 (15.67%) Windows Server
6 77 (14.89%) CentOS
7 60 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (8.90%) Ubuntu
9 28 (5.42%) Solaris
10 23 (4.45%) Debian
11 19 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (3.48%) Windows 7
13 15 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (2.32%) Mac OS X
15 11 (2.13%) Mac OS
15 11 (2.13%) Windows Vista
15 11 (2.13%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.97%) AIX
17 4 (0.77%) SUSE
18 3 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (48.16%) DevOps
2 141 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 126 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (14.12%) ITIL
5 68 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (13.15%) Open Source
6 60 (11.61%) High Availability
7 59 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 49 (9.48%) Security Patching
9 34 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 31 (6.00%) Load Balancing
11 30 (5.80%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.22%) E-Commerce
12 27 (5.22%) Network Monitoring
13 24 (4.64%) Incident Management
13 24 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (4.64%) Scrum
13 24 (4.64%) Web Operations
14 21 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (3.68%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (33.66%) Java
2 172 (33.27%) Python
3 144 (27.85%) Perl
4 111 (21.47%) Ruby
5 99 (19.15%) Bash Shell
6 76 (14.70%) SQL
7 57 (11.03%) PHP
8 50 (9.67%) PowerShell
9 49 (9.48%) Shell Script
10 36 (6.96%) JavaScript
11 18 (3.48%) Korn
12 16 (3.09%) C++
13 13 (2.51%) C
14 9 (1.74%) Bourne shell
14 9 (1.74%) C#
15 7 (1.35%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.16%) VBA
17 5 (0.97%) VB
18 4 (0.77%) Go
18 4 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (3.87%) Degree
1 20 (3.87%) Security Cleared
2 14 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.13%) RHCE
3 11 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.93%) MCSE
4 10 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.74%) CCNP
6 8 (1.55%) CCNA
7 7 (1.35%) RHCA
8 5 (0.97%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.77%) CCIE
9 4 (0.77%) HNC
9 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.77%) MCP
9 4 (0.77%) MCSA
9 4 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.39%) CCSP
10 2 (0.39%) CISSP
10 2 (0.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.74%) QA
1 9 (1.74%) SLA
2 8 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (11.61%) Docker
3 43 (8.32%) Active Directory
4 40 (7.74%) VMware ESX
4 40 (7.74%) vSphere
5 30 (5.80%) KVM
6 26 (5.03%) Squid
7 24 (4.64%) NFS
8 17 (3.29%) iptables
9 14 (2.71%) qmail
10 12 (2.32%) Samba
10 12 (2.32%) Sendmail
10 12 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (2.13%) Postfix
11 11 (2.13%) vCloud
12 9 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (1.35%) XenApp
14 6 (1.16%) Dovecot
14 6 (1.16%) Veritas File System
14 6 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 311 (60.15%) Puppet
2 113 (21.86%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (20.50%) Ansible
4 66 (12.77%) Cacti
5 47 (9.09%) Graphite
5 47 (9.09%) logstash
6 41 (7.93%) Icinga
7 40 (7.74%) ZABBIX
8 37 (7.16%) Opsview
9 28 (5.42%) FreeIPA
9 28 (5.42%) Ganglia
9 28 (5.42%) SCOM
10 26 (5.03%) HAProxy
11 25 (4.84%) Capistrano
11 25 (4.84%) Salt
12 24 (4.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 24 (4.64%) SELinux
13 21 (4.06%) Zenoss
14 20 (3.87%) Kubernetes
15 19 (3.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 170 (32.88%) VMware
2 164 (31.72%) Red Hat
3 83 (16.05%) Splunk
4 51 (9.86%) Oracle
5 44 (8.51%) Cisco
6 43 (8.32%) HP
7 39 (7.54%) F5
7 39 (7.54%) Microsoft
8 33 (6.38%) New Relic
9 32 (6.19%) IBM
10 30 (5.80%) NetApp
11 27 (5.22%) EMC
12 22 (4.26%) AppDynamics
13 21 (4.06%) SolarWinds
14 20 (3.87%) Dell
15 16 (3.09%) CenturyLink
16 15 (2.90%) Atlassian
16 15 (2.90%) Veritas
17 14 (2.71%) Citrix
17 14 (2.71%) Google
Surrey
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Rolled out in 6 month increments
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: Up to £550 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £281 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Enterprise Technology
Rate: £250 - 325 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 p/day
Posted: 27 days ago