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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
UK
Rank 365 429 412
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -17
Contract jobs citing Nagios 244 196 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.23% 4.40% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 149 151
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 £350 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £456 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +26.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
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
4662 4452 4479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 8.76% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3067 2756 2687
Median daily rate £475 £435 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 142 144
Median hourly rate £34.81 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.04% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £53.58 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +72 237 £450 -5.26% 64
London +50 141 £450 -6.49% 36
South East +11 31 £501 +47.74% 10
Yorkshire +1 19 £450 -11.15% 3
West Yorkshire +18 18 £460 -8.73% 2
City of London +5 18 £450 -14.28% 6
Leeds +18 17 £460 -8.73% 2
North West +41 16 £400 -13.51% 6
South West +23 16 £500 +8.10% 3
Surrey +19 13 £388 +17.42% 5
Berkshire +4 13 £550 +57.14% 1
Manchester - 13 £400 - 6
Wiltshire - 10 £500 - 1
Swindon - 9 £500 -
West Midlands - 8 £433 - 3
Harrow +4 7 £515 +4.56%
New Malden - 7 - -
Windsor - 7 £550 -
East of England -3 6 £438 -13.36% 3
Hertfordshire - 6 £438 - 3
Bath - 6 £273 -
Somerset - 6 £273 -
Birmingham - 4 £475 -
Worcestershire - 4 £413 -
Belfast - 4 £450 -
Malvern - 4 £413 -
Slough - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £450 -
Hampshire +10 3 £501 - 2

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 305 (68.85%) Linux
2 181 (40.86%) Puppet
3 150 (33.86%) Python
4 140 (31.60%) DevOps
5 131 (29.57%) VMware
6 118 (26.64%) Opscode Chef
7 116 (26.19%) Red Hat
8 113 (25.51%) DNS
9 108 (24.38%) Perl
10 105 (23.70%) Apache
11 100 (22.57%) Windows
12 99 (22.35%) MySQL
12 99 (22.35%) Ruby
13 98 (22.12%) Jenkins
14 96 (21.67%) Ansible
15 95 (21.44%) Amazon AWS
15 95 (21.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 95 (21.44%) Unix
16 94 (21.22%) Bash Shell
17 92 (20.77%) Java
17 92 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
18 90 (20.32%) PostgreSQL
19 84 (18.96%) Configuration Management
20 82 (18.51%) SQL
20 82 (18.51%) VMware Infrastructure
21 78 (17.61%) Finance
22 73 (16.48%) Tomcat
22 73 (16.48%) CentOS
23 72 (16.25%) Cisco
23 72 (16.25%) Firewall

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
1 105 (23.70%) Apache
2 73 (16.48%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.80%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (7.67%) OpenStack
5 30 (6.77%) nginx
6 25 (5.64%) IIS
7 21 (4.74%) Confluence
8 17 (3.84%) Apache Spark
9 11 (2.48%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.03%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (2.03%) JBoss
11 8 (1.81%) Apache Pig
11 8 (1.81%) SAS
11 8 (1.81%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.58%) Skype for Business
13 6 (1.35%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.68%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.68%) Jupyter
16 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.71%) MS Office
3 6 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 95 (21.44%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (3.84%) IaaS
5 14 (3.16%) GitHub
5 14 (3.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (2.03%) Akamai
6 9 (2.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (1.81%) Office 365
7 8 (1.81%) PaaS
7 8 (1.81%) SaaS
8 7 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.58%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.35%) OneDrive
9 6 (1.35%) Sumo Logic
9 6 (1.35%) Yammer
10 5 (1.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 113 (25.51%) DNS
2 72 (16.25%) Firewall
3 60 (13.54%) TCP/IP
4 51 (11.51%) DHCP
5 42 (9.48%) SAN
6 41 (9.26%) SNMP
7 38 (8.58%) HTTP
8 34 (7.67%) VPN
9 27 (6.09%) LDAP
10 23 (5.19%) SSL
11 22 (4.97%) SSH
12 20 (4.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (4.51%) Network Security
13 19 (4.29%) Wireless
14 18 (4.06%) OSPF
15 17 (3.84%) FTP
15 17 (3.84%) Internet
16 16 (3.61%) iSCSI
16 16 (3.61%) MRTG
16 16 (3.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (22.35%) MySQL
2 90 (20.32%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (8.80%) SQL Server
4 27 (6.09%) Hadoop
4 27 (6.09%) Redis
4 27 (6.09%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.64%) MongoDB
6 23 (5.19%) HBase
7 20 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (4.51%) Big Data
7 20 (4.51%) NoSQL
7 20 (4.51%) RDBMS
8 16 (3.61%) Sybase ASE
9 15 (3.39%) Sybase IQ
10 11 (2.48%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.26%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.81%) Riak
13 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 98 (22.12%) Jenkins
2 57 (12.87%) Git (software)
3 35 (7.90%) Subversion
4 32 (7.22%) JIRA
5 28 (6.32%) Vagrant
6 26 (5.87%) Maven
7 20 (4.51%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (4.06%) TeamCity
9 15 (3.39%) Selenium
10 14 (3.16%) Ant
10 14 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (2.93%) GitLab
11 13 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.26%) GoCD
12 10 (2.26%) JMeter
13 9 (2.03%) Artifactory
13 9 (2.03%) Hudson
13 9 (2.03%) MSBuild
13 9 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (1.81%) Travis CI
General
1 78 (17.61%) Finance
2 29 (6.55%) Banking
3 16 (3.61%) Back Office
4 13 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.81%) Advertising
5 8 (1.81%) Legal
6 7 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.35%) Electronics
7 6 (1.35%) Games
7 6 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.35%) Marketing
8 4 (0.90%) Billing
8 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.90%) Retail
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (26.19%) Administrator
2 88 (19.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 71 (16.03%) Systems Administrator
4 55 (12.42%) Linux Administrator
5 54 (12.19%) Linux Engineer
6 53 (11.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 33 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
8 32 (7.22%) Architect
9 26 (5.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 23 (5.19%) AWS DevOps
11 21 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.51%) AWS Engineer
13 19 (4.29%) Analyst
13 19 (4.29%) Consultant
13 19 (4.29%) DBA
14 18 (4.06%) Network Engineer
15 16 (3.61%) Network Administrator
15 16 (3.61%) Unix Engineer
16 15 (3.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
16 15 (3.39%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.29%) ELK Stack
2 48 (10.84%) LAMP
3 38 (8.58%) LAPP Stack
4 22 (4.97%) Web Services
5 17 (3.84%) LEMP Stack
6 14 (3.16%) HTML
7 13 (2.93%) .NET
7 13 (2.93%) AngularJS
7 13 (2.93%) CSS
7 13 (2.93%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (2.93%) Sensu
8 12 (2.71%) CSS3
8 12 (2.71%) HTML5
8 12 (2.71%) Memcached
8 12 (2.71%) Middleware
8 12 (2.71%) Node.js
9 10 (2.26%) Kafka
10 9 (2.03%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (1.81%) JMS
11 8 (1.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.74%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.74%) Replication
3 19 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.84%) NHS
5 11 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.26%) Clustering
6 10 (2.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (2.26%) PKI
7 8 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.81%) Video on Demand
8 6 (1.35%) EMC VNX
8 6 (1.35%) Fintech
8 6 (1.35%) IPTV
8 6 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.13%) CMDB
9 5 (1.13%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.13%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.13%) STB
10 4 (0.90%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 305 (68.85%) Linux
2 100 (22.57%) Windows
3 95 (21.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 95 (21.44%) Unix
4 73 (16.48%) CentOS
5 34 (7.67%) Windows Server
6 33 (7.45%) Ubuntu
7 25 (5.64%) Solaris
8 17 (3.84%) Debian
9 13 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.71%) CoreOS
11 10 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.81%) Fedora
13 7 (1.58%) FreeBSD
14 6 (1.35%) Android
15 5 (1.13%) HPUX
16 4 (0.90%) AIX
17 3 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.68%) SUSE
17 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (31.60%) DevOps
2 92 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (18.96%) Configuration Management
4 48 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (10.84%) Load Balancing
4 48 (10.84%) Open Source
5 36 (8.13%) Migration
6 30 (6.77%) TDD
7 26 (5.87%) High Availability
8 22 (4.97%) Scrum
9 21 (4.74%) E-Commerce
10 20 (4.51%) ITIL
11 19 (4.29%) Information Security
12 18 (4.06%) Virtual Environments
13 17 (3.84%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (3.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (3.16%) Change Management
14 14 (3.16%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 150 (33.86%) Python
2 108 (24.38%) Perl
3 99 (22.35%) Ruby
4 94 (21.22%) Bash Shell
5 92 (20.77%) Java
6 82 (18.51%) SQL
7 71 (16.03%) PHP
8 70 (15.80%) PowerShell
9 30 (6.77%) JavaScript
10 27 (6.09%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.93%) Go
12 12 (2.71%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.48%) AWK
13 11 (2.48%) sed
14 10 (2.26%) C
14 10 (2.26%) Scala
15 8 (1.81%) C++
15 8 (1.81%) Korn
16 7 (1.58%) tcsh
17 5 (1.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (7.90%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.55%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (5.19%) Degree
4 22 (4.97%) CCNP
5 20 (4.51%) CCNA
6 7 (1.58%) CISSP
6 7 (1.58%) GIAC
7 6 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.13%) JNCIP
9 4 (0.90%) JNCIE
9 4 (0.90%) MCITP
10 3 (0.68%) CCIP
10 3 (0.68%) CCSA
10 3 (0.68%) CCSE
10 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.68%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.26%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.35%) SLA
4 3 (0.68%) QA
5 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) ISO27005
System Software
1 82 (18.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (12.87%) Docker
3 49 (11.06%) Active Directory
4 21 (4.74%) HDFS
5 19 (4.29%) vSphere
6 18 (4.06%) NFS
7 15 (3.39%) VirtualBox
8 14 (3.16%) Samba
8 14 (3.16%) Squid
9 13 (2.93%) iptables
9 13 (2.93%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (2.93%) VMware Server
10 12 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (2.48%) FreeRADIUS
11 11 (2.48%) Snort
11 11 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 10 (2.26%) KVM
12 10 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (2.03%) Veritas File System
13 9 (2.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 181 (40.86%) Puppet
2 118 (26.64%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (21.67%) Ansible
4 42 (9.48%) logstash
5 40 (9.03%) Kibana
6 36 (8.13%) Graphite
7 33 (7.45%) ZABBIX
8 31 (7.00%) SCOM
9 28 (6.32%) Cacti
10 26 (5.87%) Zenoss
11 22 (4.97%) Grafana
12 18 (4.06%) HAProxy
13 17 (3.84%) Kubernetes
14 16 (3.61%) Hadoop YARN
15 15 (3.39%) Ganglia
15 15 (3.39%) Salt
16 12 (2.71%) OpenView
17 11 (2.48%) ITRS Geneos
17 11 (2.48%) NetBackup
17 11 (2.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 131 (29.57%) VMware
2 116 (26.19%) Red Hat
3 72 (16.25%) Cisco
4 71 (16.03%) Splunk
5 52 (11.74%) Oracle
6 44 (9.93%) Microsoft
7 31 (7.00%) SolarWinds
8 28 (6.32%) EMC
9 25 (5.64%) CheckPoint
9 25 (5.64%) SaltStack
10 24 (5.42%) HP
11 23 (5.19%) New Relic
12 20 (4.51%) SAP
13 19 (4.29%) Brocade
13 19 (4.29%) Juniper
14 18 (4.06%) Google
14 18 (4.06%) Sybase
14 18 (4.06%) Veritas
15 17 (3.84%) NetApp
16 14 (3.16%) CA
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