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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
UK / England
Rank 406 383 457
Rank change year-on-year -23 +74  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 180 239 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.33% 5.22% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 185 95
Median daily rate £450 £484 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £30.00
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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4160 4580 4083
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.95% 9.34% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2789 2927 2430
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 123 165
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.86 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.90
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 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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 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
London +1 126 £455 -9.00% 39
South East +4 28 £475 +15.15% 9
North West +28 13 £400 -5.88% 5
Yorkshire +13 7 £410 -25.45% 3
South West +4 4 £271 -46.41% 4
East Midlands -5 1 £525 -
East of England -7 1 - - 6
Nagios
UK

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 301 (72.01%) Linux
2 199 (47.61%) Puppet
3 178 (42.58%) DevOps
4 156 (37.32%) Python
5 126 (30.14%) Opscode Chef
6 118 (28.23%) Ansible
6 118 (28.23%) VMware
7 112 (26.79%) Jenkins
8 111 (26.56%) Unix
9 110 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 110 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
9 110 (26.32%) Ruby
10 107 (25.60%) DNS
11 105 (25.12%) Java
12 102 (24.40%) Perl
12 102 (24.40%) Bash Shell
13 96 (22.97%) Windows
14 94 (22.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 91 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
16 90 (21.53%) Configuration Management
17 85 (20.33%) Apache
18 83 (19.86%) SQL
19 80 (19.14%) MySQL
19 80 (19.14%) PostgreSQL
20 77 (18.42%) TCP/IP
21 73 (17.46%) Docker
22 72 (17.22%) Git (software)
23 71 (16.99%) Finance
24 66 (15.79%) Firewall
25 64 (15.31%) Cisco

Nagios
Top Related 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 85 (20.33%) Apache
2 52 (12.44%) Tomcat
3 45 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (6.70%) nginx
5 27 (6.46%) OpenStack
6 23 (5.50%) IIS
7 22 (5.26%) Apache Spark
8 20 (4.78%) Confluence
9 12 (2.87%) JBoss
10 9 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.91%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.91%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.91%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.44%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.44%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.72%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.72%) Jupyter
14 3 (0.72%) SAS
15 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.63%) MS Office
3 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 110 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.02%) IaaS
4 16 (3.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 14 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (3.35%) PaaS
6 13 (3.11%) GitHub
7 10 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (2.15%) Office 365
9 8 (1.91%) Amazon S3
9 8 (1.91%) Loggly
9 8 (1.91%) Sumo Logic
10 7 (1.67%) SaaS
11 6 (1.44%) OneDrive
11 6 (1.44%) Yammer
12 5 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 107 (25.60%) DNS
2 77 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 66 (15.79%) Firewall
4 49 (11.72%) DHCP
5 37 (8.85%) HTTP
6 36 (8.61%) SAN
6 36 (8.61%) SNMP
6 36 (8.61%) VPN
7 28 (6.70%) Network Security
8 27 (6.46%) SSL
9 23 (5.50%) LDAP
10 22 (5.26%) Internet
10 22 (5.26%) SSH
11 20 (4.78%) FTP
11 20 (4.78%) NAS
12 19 (4.55%) Ethernet
12 19 (4.55%) WAN
13 18 (4.31%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (4.31%) iSCSI
13 18 (4.31%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (19.14%) MySQL
1 80 (19.14%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.70%) Redis
4 27 (6.46%) Hadoop
5 25 (5.98%) HBase
6 22 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (5.26%) Big Data
7 21 (5.02%) MongoDB
8 20 (4.78%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.83%) NoSQL
10 15 (3.59%) Apache Hive
11 12 (2.87%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.63%) Sybase ASE
13 10 (2.39%) Riak
13 10 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (2.39%) Sybase IQ
14 9 (2.15%) MariaDB
14 9 (2.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 112 (26.79%) Jenkins
2 72 (17.22%) Git (software)
3 39 (9.33%) Subversion
4 33 (7.89%) JIRA
5 30 (7.18%) Maven
6 25 (5.98%) Vagrant
7 22 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 21 (5.02%) Selenium
9 18 (4.31%) TeamCity
10 14 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (2.63%) Ant
11 11 (2.63%) GitLab
11 11 (2.63%) GoCD
11 11 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.39%) JMeter
13 9 (2.15%) Artifactory
13 9 (2.15%) Travis CI
14 8 (1.91%) Grunt
14 8 (1.91%) MSBuild
14 8 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (16.99%) Finance
2 30 (7.18%) Banking
3 12 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.15%) Back Office
5 8 (1.91%) Electronics
6 7 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.67%) Marketing
7 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.20%) Advertising
8 5 (1.20%) Billing
8 5 (1.20%) Legal
9 4 (0.96%) Games
9 4 (0.96%) Retail
10 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.72%) Publishing
10 3 (0.72%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Law
11 2 (0.48%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (27.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (23.44%) Administrator
3 58 (13.88%) Systems Administrator
4 52 (12.44%) Linux Engineer
5 43 (10.29%) Linux Administrator
6 41 (9.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 31 (7.42%) Systems Engineer
8 30 (7.18%) AWS Engineer
8 30 (7.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 29 (6.94%) AWS DevOps
10 26 (6.22%) Architect
11 23 (5.50%) Analyst
12 18 (4.31%) Consultant
12 18 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (4.31%) Unix Engineer
13 17 (4.07%) Lead DevOps
13 17 (4.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.07%) Network Administrator
13 17 (4.07%) Unix Administrator
14 16 (3.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.11%) Elastic Stack
2 51 (12.20%) LAMP
3 34 (8.13%) LAPP Stack
3 34 (8.13%) Web Services
4 20 (4.78%) Kafka
5 18 (4.31%) Node.js
6 17 (4.07%) LEMP Stack
6 17 (4.07%) Sensu
7 15 (3.59%) HTML
8 13 (3.11%) AngularJS
8 13 (3.11%) CSS
8 13 (3.11%) CSS3
8 13 (3.11%) HTML5
8 13 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (2.87%) Memcached
10 11 (2.63%) .NET
11 10 (2.39%) RESTful
12 9 (2.15%) Middleware
13 8 (1.91%) jQuery
13 8 (1.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.72%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.42%) Replication
3 20 (4.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 15 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.39%) Clustering
7 10 (2.39%) PKI
8 9 (2.15%) NHS
9 8 (1.91%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.44%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.20%) STB
11 5 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.96%) Derivative
12 4 (0.96%) Fintech
12 4 (0.96%) IPTV
12 4 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
12 4 (0.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 301 (72.01%) Linux
2 111 (26.56%) Unix
3 96 (22.97%) Windows
4 94 (22.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 62 (14.83%) CentOS
6 32 (7.66%) Windows Server
7 30 (7.18%) Solaris
8 17 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (3.83%) Ubuntu
10 15 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (2.87%) CoreOS
12 10 (2.39%) Debian
12 10 (2.39%) FreeBSD
13 9 (2.15%) Fedora
14 7 (1.67%) HPUX
15 5 (1.20%) Android
15 5 (1.20%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (1.20%) Scientific Linux
16 3 (0.72%) Amazon Linux
16 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (42.58%) DevOps
2 91 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (21.53%) Configuration Management
4 54 (12.92%) Open Source
5 52 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (9.81%) Load Balancing
7 33 (7.89%) High Availability
8 32 (7.66%) Migration
9 24 (5.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (5.74%) Scrum
10 23 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (5.26%) E-Commerce
12 21 (5.02%) TDD
13 16 (3.83%) Information Security
14 15 (3.59%) ITIL
15 13 (3.11%) BDD
15 13 (3.11%) Capacity Management
15 13 (3.11%) Network Design
15 13 (3.11%) Network Monitoring
15 13 (3.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 156 (37.32%) Python
2 110 (26.32%) Ruby
3 105 (25.12%) Java
4 102 (24.40%) Bash Shell
4 102 (24.40%) Perl
5 83 (19.86%) SQL
6 54 (12.92%) PowerShell
7 46 (11.00%) PHP
8 30 (7.18%) JavaScript
9 19 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 16 (3.83%) Scala
11 15 (3.59%) Go
12 14 (3.35%) Korn
13 12 (2.87%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.39%) tcsh
15 8 (1.91%) C++
16 7 (1.67%) AWK
16 7 (1.67%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.44%) sed
18 5 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (8.13%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.42%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (5.02%) CCNP
5 18 (4.31%) CCNA
6 17 (4.07%) Degree
7 7 (1.67%) CISSP
7 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.20%) GIAC
8 5 (1.20%) RHCE
9 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.96%) MCITP
10 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.72%) CCIP
10 3 (0.72%) JNCIA
10 3 (0.72%) MCSE
11 2 (0.48%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.48%) CCIE
11 2 (0.48%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.44%) QA
3 4 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.96%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (17.46%) Docker
2 61 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (12.92%) Active Directory
4 25 (5.98%) HDFS
5 22 (5.26%) NFS
6 18 (4.31%) Virtual Servers
7 16 (3.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 16 (3.83%) vSphere
8 15 (3.59%) Samba
9 14 (3.35%) Snort
9 14 (3.35%) Veritas File System
10 13 (3.11%) VirtualBox
11 12 (2.87%) VMware ESX
12 11 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
12 11 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (2.15%) Hyper-V
13 9 (2.15%) Squid
14 8 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (1.67%) GlusterFS
15 7 (1.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 199 (47.61%) Puppet
2 126 (30.14%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (28.23%) Ansible
4 48 (11.48%) logstash
5 46 (11.00%) Graphite
6 39 (9.33%) Kibana
7 35 (8.37%) ZABBIX
8 27 (6.46%) Zenoss
9 25 (5.98%) Kubernetes
9 25 (5.98%) SCOM
10 20 (4.78%) Hadoop YARN
11 19 (4.55%) Cacti
11 19 (4.55%) Salt
12 15 (3.59%) Ganglia
12 15 (3.59%) NetBackup
13 14 (3.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 12 (2.87%) HAProxy
15 11 (2.63%) EMC Navisphere
15 11 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
16 10 (2.39%) Riemann
Vendors
1 118 (28.23%) VMware
2 110 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 64 (15.31%) Cisco
4 63 (15.07%) Splunk
5 53 (12.68%) Oracle
6 38 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 31 (7.42%) SolarWinds
8 27 (6.46%) EMC
9 25 (5.98%) New Relic
10 23 (5.50%) SaltStack
11 22 (5.26%) NetApp
12 20 (4.78%) Brocade
12 20 (4.78%) CheckPoint
12 20 (4.78%) SAP
13 19 (4.55%) Juniper
13 19 (4.55%) Veritas
14 16 (3.83%) Sun
15 15 (3.59%) Google
16 14 (3.35%) IBM
16 14 (3.35%) Sybase
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