The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Nagios skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
South East / Berkshire
Rank 94 92 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 6 30 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 1.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.47% 11.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 0
Median daily rate £550 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.93% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

Nagios is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 173 271 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 9.44% 11.03% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 157 156
Median daily rate £450 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £338 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £59.33 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.55% +220.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £55.55 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.13 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Nagios as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Berkshire

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nagios in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Berkshire

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in Berkshire

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Windsor +2 2 £550 +10.00%
Slough - 2 £335 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Nagios
South East

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (68.42%) CCNP
4 13 (68.42%) CCNA
4 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) Cisco
6 11 (57.89%) Puppet
7 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
8 9 (47.37%) Python
8 9 (47.37%) CentOS
9 8 (42.11%) Data Management
9 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
9 8 (42.11%) Ruby
9 8 (42.11%) EMC
10 6 (31.58%) ICMP
10 6 (31.58%) SNMP
11 5 (26.32%) HTTP
11 5 (26.32%) Unix
11 5 (26.32%) Windows
11 5 (26.32%) DNS
11 5 (26.32%) Ansible
12 4 (21.05%) DevOps
12 4 (21.05%) Over-the-Top Content
12 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 4 (21.05%) Middleware
12 4 (21.05%) Electronics
12 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (5.26%) CloudFront
4 1 (5.26%) G Suite
4 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) ICMP
2 6 (31.58%) SNMP
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) HTTP
4 4 (21.05%) FTP
4 4 (21.05%) IGMP
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) ATM
5 3 (15.79%) BGP
5 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.79%) Frame Relay
5 3 (15.79%) IPv4
5 3 (15.79%) MPLS
5 3 (15.79%) MRTG
5 3 (15.79%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) RSVP
5 3 (15.79%) VPLS
5 3 (15.79%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (42.11%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) IPTV
1 4 (21.05%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (21.05%) Video on Demand
2 3 (15.79%) STB
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) CentOS
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Data Management
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) Ruby
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) CCNA
2 13 (68.42%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) CCIP
3 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CISM
4 2 (10.53%) CISSP
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Squid
3 2 (10.53%) Docker
3 2 (10.53%) NFS
3 2 (10.53%) Samba
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Ceph
4 1 (5.26%) Dovecot
4 1 (5.26%) iptables
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Puppet
2 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (26.32%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Cacti
4 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (5.26%) RANCID
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
4 8 (42.11%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Ericsson
5 3 (15.79%) Huawei
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) Google
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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