The table below looks at the statistics for Zenoss skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zenoss over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zenoss
Rank 614 603 575
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Contract jobs citing Zenoss 12 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.017% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 10
Average daily rate £475 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4383 4362 3801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.42% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2761 2590 2136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 142
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Zenoss
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zenoss within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Zenoss Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Zenoss
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zenoss within the UK.

Zenoss Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Zenoss
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Zenoss within the UK.

Zenoss Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Zenoss
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zenoss within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 11 £475 +5.55% 10
London +7 9 £475 +5.55% 1
Harrow - 4 £500 -
Swansea - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 3
West Wales - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - - 3
Guildford - 1 - -

Zenoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Zenoss 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 Zenoss.

1 20 (80.00%) Nagios
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Python
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) CentOS
4 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (40.00%) Open Source
5 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (40.00%) Perl
6 9 (36.00%) PHP
6 9 (36.00%) MySQL
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) Ansible
6 9 (36.00%) ZABBIX
6 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
7 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (32.00%) Puppet
7 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (32.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) Apache
8 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (28.00%) LAMP
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (28.00%) Splunk
8 7 (28.00%) logstash
8 7 (28.00%) KVM

Zenoss
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Zenoss 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 Zenoss. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (28.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) Confluence
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) JBoss
4 2 (8.00%) nginx
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) LDAP
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) SMTP
3 3 (12.00%) SNMP
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) BGP
4 2 (8.00%) DMZ
4 2 (8.00%) HSRP
4 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (8.00%) OSPF
4 2 (8.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (8.00%) VRRP
4 2 (8.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) Telnet
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data
4 2 (8.00%) HPCC
4 2 (8.00%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) boto
4 1 (4.00%) ELK Stack
4 1 (4.00%) JDBC
4 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) CentOS
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.00%) Fedora
6 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Open Source
3 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) ITSM
5 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) SIEM
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (40.00%) Perl
4 9 (36.00%) PHP
5 8 (32.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) Ruby
7 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.00%) SQL
9 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) KVM
3 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.00%) vCloud
4 5 (20.00%) Xen
5 4 (16.00%) Docker
6 3 (12.00%) XenApp
7 2 (8.00%) BIND 9
7 2 (8.00%) Firmware
7 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (8.00%) pfSense
7 2 (8.00%) QEMU
7 2 (8.00%) RHEV
7 2 (8.00%) Samba
8 1 (4.00%) oVirt
8 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Nagios
2 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (36.00%) Ansible
3 9 (36.00%) ZABBIX
4 8 (32.00%) Puppet
5 7 (28.00%) logstash
6 4 (16.00%) SCOM
7 3 (12.00%) Kibana
7 3 (12.00%) Salt
8 2 (8.00%) Cacti
8 2 (8.00%) CFEngine
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (8.00%) OpenNMS
8 2 (8.00%) Opsview
8 2 (8.00%) Packer
8 2 (8.00%) Riemann
8 2 (8.00%) Rundeck
8 2 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (8.00%) yum
9 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (28.00%) Splunk
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Dell
5 5 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (16.00%) BMC
6 4 (16.00%) CA
6 4 (16.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) NetApp
8 2 (8.00%) Gemalto
8 2 (8.00%) New Relic
8 2 (8.00%) Q1 Labs
9 1 (4.00%) F5
9 1 (4.00%) Meraki