Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Icinga skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Icinga over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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.

Icinga, Icinga2
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 251 245
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Icinga 20 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 2
City of London median daily rate £550 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £523 £575 £435
90th Percentile £575 £625 £565
Central London median daily rate £550 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Icinga is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,150 785 776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.36% 11.33% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 632 616
City of London median daily rate £525 £503 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +5.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £318
90th Percentile £675 £663 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 9
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.35% -19.09% +61.76%
10th Percentile £13.91 £16.00 £20.60
90th Percentile £25.50 £27.50 £56.75
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -30.91% +61.76%

Icinga
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Icinga as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Icinga in the City of London

Icinga
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Icinga in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Icinga in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Icinga also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Icinga.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Python
1 20 (100.00%) Nagios
1 20 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 20 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 20 (100.00%) CentOS
1 20 (100.00%) Kafka
1 20 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 20 (100.00%) Grafana
1 20 (100.00%) Docker
1 20 (100.00%) Prometheus
2 19 (95.00%) Go
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
2 19 (95.00%) GitHub
2 19 (95.00%) High Availability
2 19 (95.00%) Google
2 19 (95.00%) Bash Shell
2 19 (95.00%) MongoDB
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Device Driver
2 19 (95.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (5.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Junos
4 1 (5.00%) MRTG
4 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk

Icinga
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (95.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) AMQP
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) IPFIX
1 1 (5.00%) Junos
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) MQTT
1 1 (5.00%) MRTG
1 1 (5.00%) OSPF
1 1 (5.00%) SNMP
1 1 (5.00%) TACACS
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Kafka
2 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) CentOS
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Debian
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) DevOps
1 19 (95.00%) High Availability
1 19 (95.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
1 19 (95.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 1 (5.00%) Network Design
2 1 (5.00%) Network Management
2 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Python
2 19 (95.00%) Bash Shell
2 19 (95.00%) Go
3 1 (5.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Grafana
1 20 (100.00%) Nagios
1 20 (100.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) collectd
2 1 (5.00%) Graphite
2 1 (5.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool
2 1 (5.00%) Observium
2 1 (5.00%) OpenNMS
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Salt
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (95.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.00%) Huawei
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) VMware