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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nagios
Rank 396 416 411
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Nagios 238 233 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.39% 5.04% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 182 178
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +25.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
5419 4625 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.87% 8.34% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3477 2830 3122
Median daily rate £475 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 164 171
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +33 232 £450 -7.69% 69
London +23 140 £450 -6.49% 32
South East +23 22 £450 +16.12% 9
West Yorkshire +35 19 £450 -10.71% 3
Leeds +29 19 £450 -10.71% 3
Yorkshire +9 19 £450 -10.44% 4
South West +20 17 £500 +2.56% 5
City of London -5 17 £450 -7.69% 5
Wiltshire - 15 £500 - 2
Swindon - 14 £500 -
East of England -5 13 £331 -34.40% 4
Berkshire +17 12 £550 +32.53%
West Midlands -7 11 £450 - 2
Hertfordshire - 11 £331 - 2
Harrow +1 8 £515 +0.98%
Birmingham - 7 £460 -
North West - 6 £425 - 12
Surrey +12 5 £375 -3.22% 1
Windsor - 5 £550 -
St Albans - 4 £300 -
Slough - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £475 - 8
Reading +2 3 £150 -66.66%
Westminster -3 3 £650 +62.50%
Milton Keynes - 3 £425 - 2
Malvern - 3 £415 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 2
Worcestershire - 3 £415 -
Somerset +25 2 £273 -31.87% 1
Scotland +13 2 £300 +152.10% 1

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 290 (67.76%) Linux
2 183 (42.76%) Puppet
3 148 (34.58%) VMware
4 141 (32.94%) Python
5 140 (32.71%) DevOps
6 125 (29.21%) Red Hat
7 124 (28.97%) Apache
8 110 (25.70%) DNS
8 110 (25.70%) Opscode Chef
9 109 (25.47%) Perl
10 106 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (24.07%) MySQL
12 102 (23.83%) Bash Shell
13 98 (22.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 94 (21.96%) Windows
14 94 (21.96%) Ansible
15 91 (21.26%) Jenkins
15 91 (21.26%) Configuration Management
16 90 (21.03%) Tomcat
16 90 (21.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 88 (20.56%) PostgreSQL
18 85 (19.86%) Java
19 81 (18.93%) Unix
20 80 (18.69%) Firewall
20 80 (18.69%) Ruby
21 76 (17.76%) PHP
21 76 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
22 74 (17.29%) CentOS
22 74 (17.29%) Cisco
23 69 (16.12%) PowerShell

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
1 124 (28.97%) Apache
2 90 (21.03%) Tomcat
3 35 (8.18%) nginx
4 31 (7.24%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (6.78%) Confluence
6 27 (6.31%) IIS
6 27 (6.31%) OpenStack
7 12 (2.80%) Apache Spark
8 10 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (2.10%) JBoss
10 8 (1.87%) SAS
10 8 (1.87%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.64%) Skype for Business
11 7 (1.64%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.40%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.40%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.17%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.70%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.27%) MS Office
3 11 (2.57%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.80%) GitHub
4 12 (2.80%) IaaS
5 9 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (1.87%) Office 365
7 7 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (1.40%) OneDrive
8 6 (1.40%) SaaS
8 6 (1.40%) Yammer
9 5 (1.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.17%) PaaS
9 5 (1.17%) Route 53
10 2 (0.47%) G Suite
10 2 (0.47%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 110 (25.70%) DNS
2 80 (18.69%) Firewall
3 52 (12.15%) DHCP
4 49 (11.45%) TCP/IP
5 42 (9.81%) SAN
6 36 (8.41%) SNMP
7 33 (7.71%) HTTP
7 33 (7.71%) VPN
8 28 (6.54%) Network Security
9 26 (6.07%) LDAP
10 22 (5.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (5.14%) X.509
11 21 (4.91%) Wireless
12 19 (4.44%) OSPF
13 17 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (3.74%) MRTG
14 16 (3.74%) SSH
15 15 (3.50%) BGP
16 14 (3.27%) SMTP
17 13 (3.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (24.07%) MySQL
2 88 (20.56%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (7.71%) SQL Server
4 26 (6.07%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.07%) Redis
5 25 (5.84%) Relational Database
6 23 (5.37%) NoSQL
7 22 (5.14%) Hadoop
7 22 (5.14%) RDBMS
8 21 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (3.97%) HBase
10 16 (3.74%) Big Data
11 15 (3.50%) Sybase ASE
12 14 (3.27%) Sybase IQ
13 10 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (2.10%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.64%) Apache Hive
16 5 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (1.17%) MariaDB
16 5 (1.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 91 (21.26%) Jenkins
2 60 (14.02%) Git (software)
3 34 (7.94%) JIRA
4 24 (5.61%) Vagrant
5 23 (5.37%) Subversion
6 22 (5.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 20 (4.67%) Maven
8 18 (4.21%) GitLab
9 14 (3.27%) Ant
10 11 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.34%) Artifactory
11 10 (2.34%) Selenium
12 9 (2.10%) JMeter
12 9 (2.10%) SonarQube
12 9 (2.10%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.40%) Gradle
14 6 (1.40%) Hudson
14 6 (1.40%) JUnit
General
1 58 (13.55%) Finance
2 30 (7.01%) Banking
3 19 (4.44%) Back Office
4 11 (2.57%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.34%) Retail
6 9 (2.10%) Legal
7 8 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.87%) Games
7 8 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.40%) Advertising
9 4 (0.93%) Billing
9 4 (0.93%) Marketing
10 3 (0.70%) Electronics
10 3 (0.70%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (28.04%) Administrator
2 87 (20.33%) Systems Administrator
3 83 (19.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 67 (15.65%) Linux Administrator
5 63 (14.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 46 (10.75%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (7.24%) Network Engineer
8 24 (5.61%) Architect
9 22 (5.14%) Analyst
9 22 (5.14%) VMWare Administrator
10 21 (4.91%) Consultant
10 21 (4.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 19 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (4.21%) AWS DevOps
13 17 (3.97%) DBA
13 17 (3.97%) Developer
13 17 (3.97%) Senior DevOps
14 16 (3.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 15 (3.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 15 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.38%) LAMP
2 39 (9.11%) LAPP Stack
3 34 (7.94%) ELK Stack
4 18 (4.21%) Web Services
5 16 (3.74%) LEMP Stack
5 16 (3.74%) Middleware
5 16 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (3.04%) Node.js
7 10 (2.34%) .NET
7 10 (2.34%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (2.34%) Sensu
8 9 (2.10%) HTML
9 8 (1.87%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.87%) CSS
9 8 (1.87%) JMS
9 8 (1.87%) REST
9 8 (1.87%) XML
10 7 (1.64%) CSS3
10 7 (1.64%) HTML5
10 7 (1.64%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.21%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.74%) NHS
4 14 (3.27%) Replication
5 13 (3.04%) Clustering
6 12 (2.80%) EMC VNX
7 9 (2.10%) PKI
8 8 (1.87%) Video on Demand
9 7 (1.64%) Fintech
9 7 (1.64%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.40%) IPTV
11 5 (1.17%) CMDB
11 5 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.17%) Derivative
11 5 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.17%) Over-the-Top Content
11 5 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 290 (67.76%) Linux
2 94 (21.96%) Windows
3 90 (21.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 81 (18.93%) Unix
5 74 (17.29%) CentOS
6 37 (8.64%) Ubuntu
6 37 (8.64%) Windows Server
7 27 (6.31%) Solaris
8 14 (3.27%) Debian
9 10 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.10%) CoreOS
11 6 (1.40%) Android
11 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.93%) AIX
12 4 (0.93%) HPUX
12 4 (0.93%) VMS
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.70%) SUSE
13 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (32.71%) DevOps
2 106 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (21.26%) Configuration Management
4 54 (12.62%) Load Balancing
4 54 (12.62%) Open Source
5 41 (9.58%) ITIL
6 38 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (8.64%) Migration
7 37 (8.64%) Virtual Environments
8 27 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (6.07%) TDD
10 23 (5.37%) High Availability
10 23 (5.37%) Scrum
11 22 (5.14%) E-Commerce
12 20 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (4.21%) Change Management
13 18 (4.21%) Mentoring
14 16 (3.74%) Change Control
14 16 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 141 (32.94%) Python
2 109 (25.47%) Perl
3 102 (23.83%) Bash Shell
4 85 (19.86%) Java
5 80 (18.69%) Ruby
6 76 (17.76%) PHP
7 69 (16.12%) PowerShell
8 65 (15.19%) SQL
9 39 (9.11%) Shell Script
10 26 (6.07%) JavaScript
11 14 (3.27%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.34%) AWK
12 10 (2.34%) C
12 10 (2.34%) Go
12 10 (2.34%) Korn
12 10 (2.34%) sed
13 8 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.87%) Scala
14 7 (1.64%) C++
15 5 (1.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (8.41%) CCNP
3 29 (6.78%) Security Cleared
4 24 (5.61%) CCNA
4 24 (5.61%) Degree
5 21 (4.91%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.87%) CCSA
6 8 (1.87%) CCSE
7 7 (1.64%) CISSP
7 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.64%) RHCE
8 6 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.40%) CCIE
8 6 (1.40%) GIAC
9 5 (1.17%) RHCSA
9 5 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.93%) MCITP
11 3 (0.70%) CCIP
11 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.10%) SLA
2 7 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 98 (22.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (11.68%) Docker
3 48 (11.21%) Active Directory
4 29 (6.78%) vSphere
5 17 (3.97%) NFS
6 16 (3.74%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (3.50%) HDFS
7 15 (3.50%) iptables
8 14 (3.27%) FreeRADIUS
9 13 (3.04%) VMware Server
10 12 (2.80%) KVM
10 12 (2.80%) Squid
11 10 (2.34%) Sendmail
12 9 (2.10%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (2.10%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.87%) VirtualBox
14 7 (1.64%) Dovecot
14 7 (1.64%) GlusterFS
14 7 (1.64%) Samba
14 7 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 183 (42.76%) Puppet
2 110 (25.70%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (21.96%) Ansible
4 39 (9.11%) SCOM
5 35 (8.18%) logstash
6 33 (7.71%) Cacti
6 33 (7.71%) ZABBIX
7 29 (6.78%) Kibana
8 27 (6.31%) Graphite
9 26 (6.07%) Grafana
10 25 (5.84%) HAProxy
10 25 (5.84%) Zenoss
11 23 (5.37%) Icinga
12 20 (4.67%) Terraform
13 16 (3.74%) OpenView
14 15 (3.50%) ITRS Geneos
15 14 (3.27%) Kubernetes
16 13 (3.04%) Hadoop YARN
17 12 (2.80%) FreeIPA
18 11 (2.57%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 148 (34.58%) VMware
2 125 (29.21%) Red Hat
3 74 (17.29%) Cisco
4 59 (13.79%) Splunk
5 53 (12.38%) Oracle
6 50 (11.68%) Microsoft
7 40 (9.35%) SolarWinds
8 37 (8.64%) EMC
9 32 (7.48%) HP
10 27 (6.31%) F5
11 23 (5.37%) Juniper
12 20 (4.67%) CheckPoint
13 19 (4.44%) New Relic
14 18 (4.21%) SaltStack
14 18 (4.21%) Sybase
15 17 (3.97%) Citrix
16 16 (3.74%) SAP
17 15 (3.50%) IBM
17 15 (3.50%) NetApp
18 14 (3.27%) Veritas
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