The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 June 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.

Nagios
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 436 360 478
Rank change year-on-year -76 +118  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 154 295 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.60% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.31% 5.35% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 207 96
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +20.58% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +239.28% -53.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £14.00 £25.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £14.00 £47.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4656 5516 4440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.82% 11.14% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3087 3626 2767
Median daily rate £488 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 153
Median hourly rate £17.77 £28.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.53% +38.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
London -74 99 £500 +11.11% 27
South East +25 39 £538 +19.44% 7
North West +21 7 £500 +5.26% 8
South West +2 6 £350 -10.82% 4
West Midlands +19 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +15 1 £420 -11.34% 2
East Midlands -9 1 - - 1
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 247 (74.85%) Linux
2 174 (52.73%) Puppet
3 166 (50.30%) DevOps
4 131 (39.70%) Python
5 110 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 102 (30.91%) Ansible
7 98 (29.70%) Amazon AWS
8 97 (29.39%) Bash Shell
9 96 (29.09%) Ruby
10 95 (28.79%) Unix
11 90 (27.27%) Red Hat
12 89 (26.97%) Java
13 88 (26.67%) Perl
14 86 (26.06%) Jenkins
15 85 (25.76%) Git (software)
16 84 (25.45%) Configuration Management
17 83 (25.15%) CentOS
18 81 (24.55%) VMware
18 81 (24.55%) Docker
19 73 (22.12%) SQL
19 73 (22.12%) DNS
20 72 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 70 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
21 70 (21.21%) Windows
22 64 (19.39%) TCP/IP
23 60 (18.18%) Splunk
24 54 (16.36%) MySQL
25 49 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
25 49 (14.85%) Firewall
25 49 (14.85%) Finance

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 41 (12.42%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (11.82%) Apache
3 33 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.45%) nginx
5 17 (5.15%) OpenStack
6 14 (4.24%) IIS
7 11 (3.33%) Apache Spark
8 10 (3.03%) JBoss
9 9 (2.73%) Confluence
10 8 (2.42%) MS Exchange
11 7 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (2.12%) SharePoint
11 7 (2.12%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.91%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 98 (29.70%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.64%) GitHub
4 12 (3.64%) IaaS
5 11 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (3.03%) Amazon S3
6 10 (3.03%) PaaS
7 9 (2.73%) Office 365
8 7 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.12%) Quay.io
9 6 (1.82%) Akamai
9 6 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.21%) Datadog
11 4 (1.21%) Loggly
11 4 (1.21%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (0.91%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 73 (22.12%) DNS
2 64 (19.39%) TCP/IP
3 49 (14.85%) Firewall
4 29 (8.79%) HTTP
4 29 (8.79%) VPN
5 28 (8.48%) SAN
6 26 (7.88%) DHCP
7 21 (6.36%) LDAP
8 20 (6.06%) Wireshark
9 19 (5.76%) Network Security
9 19 (5.76%) SSL
10 18 (5.45%) NAS
11 17 (5.15%) WAN
12 16 (4.85%) Internet
12 16 (4.85%) SNMP
12 16 (4.85%) Wireless
13 15 (4.55%) LAN
13 15 (4.55%) OSPF
14 14 (4.24%) Ethernet
14 14 (4.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.36%) MySQL
2 41 (12.42%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.48%) MongoDB
4 26 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (5.15%) NoSQL
7 15 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 15 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (4.24%) Big Data
9 13 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (3.64%) HBase
11 8 (2.42%) Apache Hive
12 7 (2.12%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (1.52%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.52%) Redis
14 4 (1.21%) MariaDB
14 4 (1.21%) OrientDB
14 4 (1.21%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.21%) Riak
15 3 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 86 (26.06%) Jenkins
2 85 (25.76%) Git (software)
3 40 (12.12%) Subversion
4 28 (8.48%) JIRA
5 22 (6.67%) Maven
6 17 (5.15%) Selenium
7 16 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (4.85%) TeamCity
8 15 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (3.64%) Hudson
10 11 (3.33%) Artifactory
10 11 (3.33%) JMeter
11 10 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (3.03%) Vagrant
12 9 (2.73%) Gatling
12 9 (2.73%) LoadRunner
12 9 (2.73%) Travis CI
13 8 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.12%) Ant
14 7 (2.12%) Fiddler
General
1 49 (14.85%) Finance
2 20 (6.06%) Banking
3 7 (2.12%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.82%) Marketing
5 3 (0.91%) Back Office
5 3 (0.91%) Electronics
5 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.91%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.91%) Publishing
5 3 (0.91%) Retail
6 2 (0.61%) Advertising
6 2 (0.61%) Billing
6 2 (0.61%) Law
6 2 (0.61%) Music Industry
6 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (29.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (18.48%) Administrator
3 53 (16.06%) Linux Engineer
4 34 (10.30%) Systems Administrator
5 33 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 32 (9.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 31 (9.39%) Systems Engineer
8 29 (8.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 26 (7.88%) AWS Engineer
10 22 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 22 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 21 (6.36%) Architect
11 21 (6.36%) AWS DevOps
12 20 (6.06%) Analyst
13 19 (5.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 17 (5.15%) Network Engineer
14 17 (5.15%) Unix Engineer
15 16 (4.85%) Consultant
15 16 (4.85%) Windows Engineer
16 10 (3.03%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.12%) Elastic Stack
2 30 (9.09%) Web Services
3 25 (7.58%) Kafka
3 25 (7.58%) LAMP
4 24 (7.27%) Sensu
5 20 (6.06%) Node.js
6 16 (4.85%) HTML
6 16 (4.85%) XML
7 11 (3.33%) .NET
7 11 (3.33%) Ajax
7 11 (3.33%) CSS
8 8 (2.42%) J2EE
8 8 (2.42%) JSON
8 8 (2.42%) LAPP Stack
8 8 (2.42%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (2.12%) CSS3
9 7 (2.12%) HTML5
9 7 (2.12%) ODBC
10 6 (1.82%) jQuery
10 6 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.15%) Enterprise Storage
3 16 (4.85%) Replication
4 13 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.03%) Clustering
6 8 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.42%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.42%) EMC VNX
7 7 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.12%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.82%) Derivative
8 6 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.82%) RIA
9 5 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.52%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.21%) Fintech
10 4 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.91%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.61%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 247 (74.85%) Linux
2 95 (28.79%) Unix
3 83 (25.15%) CentOS
4 72 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 70 (21.21%) Windows
6 26 (7.88%) Solaris
7 22 (6.67%) Ubuntu
8 20 (6.06%) Windows Server
9 16 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (3.03%) CoreOS
11 8 (2.42%) FreeBSD
11 8 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (1.52%) Fedora
13 5 (1.52%) Scientific Linux
14 4 (1.21%) AIX
14 4 (1.21%) HPUX
14 4 (1.21%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.91%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (50.30%) DevOps
2 84 (25.45%) Configuration Management
3 70 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (11.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 36 (10.91%) High Availability
7 34 (10.30%) Open Source
8 28 (8.48%) ITIL
8 28 (8.48%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (7.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (7.58%) Migration
11 19 (5.76%) TDD
12 18 (5.45%) Load Balancing
12 18 (5.45%) Microservices
12 18 (5.45%) Virtual Environments
13 16 (4.85%) BDD
13 16 (4.85%) Capacity Management
13 16 (4.85%) E-Commerce
13 16 (4.85%) Scrum
14 14 (4.24%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 131 (39.70%) Python
2 97 (29.39%) Bash Shell
3 96 (29.09%) Ruby
4 89 (26.97%) Java
5 88 (26.67%) Perl
6 73 (22.12%) SQL
7 44 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 31 (9.39%) PHP
9 20 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 19 (5.76%) JavaScript
11 18 (5.45%) Go
12 14 (4.24%) Korn
13 13 (3.94%) Scala
14 10 (3.03%) C#
15 8 (2.42%) tcsh
16 5 (1.52%) C++
17 4 (1.21%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.91%) Groovy
19 2 (0.61%) Bourne shell
19 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (9.39%) SC Cleared
1 31 (9.39%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (6.36%) CCNP
4 17 (5.15%) Degree
5 14 (4.24%) CCNA
6 12 (3.64%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.42%) RHCE
9 7 (2.12%) RHCSA
10 6 (1.82%) CISSP
11 4 (1.21%) AWS Certification
11 4 (1.21%) GIAC
11 4 (1.21%) Master's Degree
11 4 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.91%) CCIE
13 2 (0.61%) CCSE
13 2 (0.61%) CISM
14 1 (0.30%) CISA
14 1 (0.30%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.15%) QA
2 7 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) PMO
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (24.55%) Docker
2 35 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.88%) Active Directory
4 18 (5.45%) NFS
5 17 (5.15%) Samba
6 16 (4.85%) Squid
7 15 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 15 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (3.33%) HDFS
8 11 (3.33%) Snort
8 11 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 10 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (3.03%) vSphere
10 9 (2.73%) Veritas File System
11 8 (2.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 7 (2.12%) Ceph
12 7 (2.12%) etcd
12 7 (2.12%) flannel
12 7 (2.12%) GlusterFS
12 7 (2.12%) iptables
Systems Management
1 174 (52.73%) Puppet
2 110 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (30.91%) Ansible
4 47 (14.24%) Graphite
4 47 (14.24%) ZABBIX
5 39 (11.82%) Kubernetes
6 37 (11.21%) logstash
7 30 (9.09%) Kibana
8 17 (5.15%) Prometheus
9 15 (4.55%) Cacti
9 15 (4.55%) NetBackup
9 15 (4.55%) Salt
10 13 (3.94%) HAProxy
10 13 (3.94%) HP SiteScope
10 13 (3.94%) Icinga
10 13 (3.94%) vCenter Server
11 11 (3.33%) Grafana
11 11 (3.33%) Terraform
12 10 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
12 10 (3.03%) Mesos
Vendors
1 90 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 81 (24.55%) VMware
3 60 (18.18%) Splunk
4 38 (11.52%) Cisco
5 35 (10.61%) Oracle
6 34 (10.30%) Microsoft
7 25 (7.58%) HP
8 22 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 17 (5.15%) Dynatrace
10 15 (4.55%) EMC
10 15 (4.55%) IBM
10 15 (4.55%) NetApp
10 15 (4.55%) New Relic
11 13 (3.94%) CheckPoint
11 13 (3.94%) Juniper
12 12 (3.64%) Sun
13 11 (3.33%) Brocade
13 11 (3.33%) Veritas
14 10 (3.03%) AppDynamics
15 9 (2.73%) Symantec
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