Period
to 13 May 2021

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 6 months to 13 May 2021 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
6 months to
13 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 545 533 633
Rank change year-on-year -12 +100 -58
Contract jobs citing Nagios 57 88 202
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 1.31% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 72 138
10th Percentile £361 £346 £317
25th Percentile £400 £450 £383
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £525 £575 £556
90th Percentile £566 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £510 £500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £49.47 £45.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +9.93% - -
UK median hourly rate £49.47 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.93% - -

Nagios 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,158 6,723 12,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.92% 14.78% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,120 4,690 8,542
10th Percentile £342 £279 £313
25th Percentile £420 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £681 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 167 285
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.42 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.00 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.50 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +29.73% - +5.71%
75th Percentile £51.31 £25.15 £34.25
90th Percentile £61.94 £47.10 £49.35
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £19.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +78.95% +1.60% +6.86%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Nagios as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Nagios in England.

Daily rate trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Nagios in England over the 6 months to 13 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Nagios in England.

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 6 months to 13 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +37 16 £500 +36.99% 10
North West +23 14 £500 -9.09% 7
London -87 13 £463 -12.39% 15
South East +38 10 £481 +8.45% 5
South West +38 6 £365 -25.16% 4
West Midlands +4 2 - - 2
Midlands +1 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +31 1 £540 +58.82% 2
North East +18 1 £400 +16.36% 1
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 13 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios 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 England region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 32 (56.14%) DevOps
2 29 (50.88%) Configuration Management
3 27 (47.37%) Jenkins
4 26 (45.61%) Ansible
5 25 (43.86%) AWS
5 25 (43.86%) Linux
6 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (42.11%) Azure
6 24 (42.11%) Terraform
7 22 (38.60%) Grafana
8 21 (36.84%) Kubernetes
8 21 (36.84%) Prometheus
8 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 21 (36.84%) Java
9 20 (35.09%) Infrastructure as Code
10 19 (33.33%) GCP
10 19 (33.33%) Python
10 19 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (31.58%) Open Source
11 18 (31.58%) Microservices
11 18 (31.58%) Docker
11 18 (31.58%) Public Sector
12 17 (29.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 17 (29.82%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (29.82%) Public Cloud
13 16 (28.07%) .NET
14 15 (26.32%) Social Skills
15 14 (24.56%) Project Delivery
15 14 (24.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 14 (24.56%) VMware

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 6 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.77%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) Confluence
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Salerio
2 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) AWS
2 24 (42.11%) Azure
3 19 (33.33%) GCP
4 17 (29.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (10.53%) Datadog
5 6 (10.53%) GitHub
6 4 (7.02%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (7.02%) Amazon S3
6 4 (7.02%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (7.02%) Serverless
7 3 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (5.26%) OpenShift
7 3 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.75%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.75%) Azure Storage
9 1 (1.75%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) VPN
2 7 (12.28%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) SAN
3 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.77%) DNS
4 5 (8.77%) SNMP
5 3 (5.26%) SSL
6 2 (3.51%) SMTP
6 2 (3.51%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) DHCP
7 1 (1.75%) FTP
7 1 (1.75%) HTTP
7 1 (1.75%) IMAP
7 1 (1.75%) LAN
7 1 (1.75%) VLAN
7 1 (1.75%) VoIP
7 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.75%) Wireless
7 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.75%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) Redis
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.75%) Riak
5 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.75%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.53%) GitLab
4 5 (8.77%) JIRA
5 4 (7.02%) JUnit
5 4 (7.02%) Selenium
6 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.51%) JMeter
7 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.51%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.75%) Gradle
8 1 (1.75%) Hudson
8 1 (1.75%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.75%) Maven
8 1 (1.75%) Mockito
8 1 (1.75%) Subversion
8 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (31.58%) Public Sector
2 15 (26.32%) Social Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
2 9 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Consultant
4 4 (7.02%) Design Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Site Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) Sensu
3 5 (8.77%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (8.77%) LDAP
4 4 (7.02%) Kafka
4 4 (7.02%) Node.js
4 4 (7.02%) REST
5 2 (3.51%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) LAMP
5 2 (3.51%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (3.51%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (3.51%) MSMQ
5 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
5 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) YAML
6 1 (1.75%) Jest
6 1 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Public Cloud
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.75%) LPAR
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.53%) Unix
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.75%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) DevOps
2 29 (50.88%) Configuration Management
3 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) Infrastructure as Code
5 18 (31.58%) Microservices
5 18 (31.58%) Open Source
6 17 (29.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 14 (24.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 14 (24.56%) Project Delivery
8 8 (14.04%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.53%) Network Management
10 5 (8.77%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 5 (8.77%) Machine Learning
10 5 (8.77%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.02%) Proactive Monitoring
11 4 (7.02%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) Java
2 19 (33.33%) Python
3 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
3 11 (19.30%) Go
4 10 (17.54%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.54%) SQL
5 7 (12.28%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
6 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby
7 3 (5.26%) Rust
8 1 (1.75%) ES6
8 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CCIE
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) RHCE
5 1 (1.75%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) HL7
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Docker
2 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) vSphere
4 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.75%) Ceph
6 1 (1.75%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) KVM
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.75%) NFS
6 1 (1.75%) QEMU
6 1 (1.75%) Samba
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (45.61%) Ansible
2 24 (42.11%) Terraform
3 22 (38.60%) Grafana
4 21 (36.84%) Kubernetes
4 21 (36.84%) Prometheus
5 19 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (14.04%) Puppet
7 7 (12.28%) Icinga
8 5 (8.77%) HP SIM
8 5 (8.77%) Opsview
9 4 (7.02%) SCOM
10 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (5.26%) ZABBIX
11 2 (3.51%) Istio
11 2 (3.51%) Netcool
11 2 (3.51%) SCCM
12 1 (1.75%) Cloudify
12 1 (1.75%) Packer
12 1 (1.75%) RANCID
12 1 (1.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) VMware
2 8 (14.04%) AppDynamics
2 8 (14.04%) SolarWinds
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) New Relic
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) Splunk
4 6 (10.53%) HP
4 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle
5 5 (8.77%) Dell
5 5 (8.77%) Dynatrace
5 5 (8.77%) EMC
5 5 (8.77%) EqualLogic
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco
7 3 (5.26%) SAP
7 3 (5.26%) Veeam
7 3 (5.26%) Zerto
8 2 (3.51%) PagerDuty
8 2 (3.51%) SaltStack