Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 560 562 558
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -120
Contract jobs citing Nagios 141 285 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.60% 2.10% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 189 213
England median daily rate £510 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £345 £340 £313
90th Percentile £588 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +2.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.83 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.36% +30.70% -31.91%
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £41.83 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.36% +16.18% -23.40%

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 8,809 13,591 11,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.43% 15.01% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,921 9,145 7,801
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 335 237
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £49.20 £48.70
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% -12.50%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 28 February 2020.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in England over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 28 February 2020. 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
London +47 75 £525 - 22
North of England +81 41 £550 +10.11% 14
North West +40 16 £550 +57.14% 7
North East +33 14 £360 -27.93% 1
Yorkshire +64 11 £390 +30.00% 6
South East +57 10 £406 -7.51% 7
South West +11 7 £500 +33.33% 3
Midlands +23 4 £400 -0.06% 4
East of England +26 3 £380 -10.59% 5
West Midlands +34 2 £400 -27.27% 4
East Midlands +20 2 - -
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 69 (48.94%) Puppet
2 64 (45.39%) Ansible
3 62 (43.97%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (39.72%) Java
4 56 (39.72%) Linux
5 54 (38.30%) Python
6 49 (34.75%) AWS
6 49 (34.75%) Splunk
7 47 (33.33%) Perl
8 44 (31.21%) Cisco
8 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (31.21%) Azure
9 43 (30.50%) VPN
10 42 (29.79%) Juniper
10 42 (29.79%) Ruby
10 42 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 42 (29.79%) DevOps
11 41 (29.08%) OSPF
12 39 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (27.66%) Wireshark
12 39 (27.66%) Jenkins
13 38 (26.95%) Terraform
13 38 (26.95%) Configuration Management
14 37 (26.24%) Change Management
15 36 (25.53%) Ethernet
16 35 (24.82%) CCNP
16 35 (24.82%) SolarWinds
17 33 (23.40%) Bash Shell
17 33 (23.40%) Docker
18 32 (22.70%) Firewall

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 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.96%) Apache
3 6 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.84%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.13%) IIS
5 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.42%) nginx
7 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.71%) Confluence
7 1 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 49 (34.75%) AWS
2 44 (31.21%) Azure
3 22 (15.60%) GCP
4 19 (13.48%) Datadog
5 18 (12.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (7.09%) OpenShift
7 8 (5.67%) Office 365
8 6 (4.26%) PaaS
9 5 (3.55%) IaaS
9 5 (3.55%) Serverless
10 4 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.84%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.84%) GitHub
10 4 (2.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (2.13%) SaaS
12 1 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
12 1 (0.71%) Logz.io
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.50%) VPN
2 42 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 41 (29.08%) OSPF
4 39 (27.66%) Wireshark
5 36 (25.53%) Ethernet
6 32 (22.70%) Firewall
7 22 (15.60%) IPv4
7 22 (15.60%) IPv6
7 22 (15.60%) VXLAN
8 21 (14.89%) TCP/IP
9 18 (12.77%) BGP
9 18 (12.77%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (12.06%) DNS
11 16 (11.35%) LAN
12 15 (10.64%) DWDM
12 15 (10.64%) EIGRP
12 15 (10.64%) Junos
12 15 (10.64%) MPLS
12 15 (10.64%) Wireless
12 15 (10.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.64%) Big Data
2 14 (9.93%) MySQL
3 11 (7.80%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.38%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.55%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 24 (17.02%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (8.51%) TeamCity
4 10 (7.09%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.96%) JIRA
5 7 (4.96%) SonarQube
6 6 (4.26%) Artifactory
7 5 (3.55%) Selenium
8 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.84%) CircleCI
9 3 (2.13%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.13%) IBM UrbanCode
9 3 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.13%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.13%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.71%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.71%) Hudson
10 1 (0.71%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (14.18%) Banking
2 18 (12.77%) Finance
3 15 (10.64%) Front Office
4 14 (9.93%) Investment Banking
4 14 (9.93%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.55%) Games
5 5 (3.55%) Retail
6 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.13%) Publishing
7 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (19.15%) Administrator
2 25 (17.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (17.02%) Network Engineer
4 18 (12.77%) Consultant
5 17 (12.06%) Network Administrator
6 16 (11.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (11.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (11.35%) Juniper Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (7.09%) Data Network Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) IP Network Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Architect
9 9 (6.38%) DevOps Consultant
10 8 (5.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.96%) Splunk Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.77%) .NET
2 15 (10.64%) 802.1X
3 11 (7.80%) LAMP
3 11 (7.80%) XML
4 8 (5.67%) Regular Expression
5 6 (4.26%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.13%) Kafka
6 3 (2.13%) Web Services
7 2 (1.42%) Apache NiFi
7 2 (1.42%) Django
7 2 (1.42%) LDAP
7 2 (1.42%) Memcached
7 2 (1.42%) Node.js
7 2 (1.42%) REST
7 2 (1.42%) SOAP
8 1 (0.71%) Middleware
8 1 (0.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.57%) Data Centre
2 25 (17.73%) Public Cloud
3 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.38%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.13%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.42%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 56 (39.72%) Linux
2 28 (19.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (17.73%) Unix
4 22 (15.60%) CentOS
5 21 (14.89%) Windows
6 20 (14.18%) Ubuntu
7 9 (6.38%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.67%) Solaris
9 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.42%) Android
11 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.42%) Fedora
12 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.79%) DevOps
3 38 (26.95%) Configuration Management
4 37 (26.24%) Change Management
5 30 (21.28%) ITIL
6 25 (17.73%) Open Source
7 21 (14.89%) Migration
8 19 (13.48%) Infrastructure as Code
9 17 (12.06%) Microservices
9 17 (12.06%) Project Delivery
10 16 (11.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 14 (9.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 13 (9.22%) High Availability
13 12 (8.51%) Test Automation
14 11 (7.80%) Technical Leadership
15 10 (7.09%) Mentoring
15 10 (7.09%) Task Automation
16 9 (6.38%) Coaching
16 9 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (39.72%) Java
2 54 (38.30%) Python
3 47 (33.33%) Perl
4 42 (29.79%) Ruby
5 33 (23.40%) Bash Shell
6 26 (18.44%) PowerShell
7 21 (14.89%) C++
8 17 (12.06%) SQL
9 16 (11.35%) C
10 15 (10.64%) PHP
11 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
12 6 (4.26%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.55%) Go
14 1 (0.71%) Rust
Qualifications
1 39 (27.66%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (24.82%) CCNP
3 25 (17.73%) Security Cleared
4 20 (14.18%) CCNA
5 19 (13.48%) JNCIP
6 7 (4.96%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.55%) JNCIS
8 4 (2.84%) MCSE
8 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.13%) Degree
9 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.42%) CISSP
10 2 (1.42%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.42%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.42%) SANS
10 2 (1.42%) SSCP
10 2 (1.42%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) QA
2 8 (5.67%) SLA
3 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.13%) PMO
4 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (23.40%) Docker
2 16 (11.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.55%) Squid
4 5 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.84%) vSphere
6 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.42%) LXC
6 2 (1.42%) NFS
6 2 (1.42%) Samba
6 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.42%) Xen
7 1 (0.71%) KVM
7 1 (0.71%) Postfix
7 1 (0.71%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 69 (48.94%) Puppet
2 64 (45.39%) Ansible
3 62 (43.97%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (26.95%) Terraform
5 30 (21.28%) Kubernetes
6 22 (15.60%) Prometheus
7 21 (14.89%) ZABBIX
8 20 (14.18%) Cacti
8 20 (14.18%) SCCM
9 19 (13.48%) Grafana
10 15 (10.64%) Cisco Prime
10 15 (10.64%) NetMRI
10 15 (10.64%) Statseeker
11 12 (8.51%) HP SiteScope
11 12 (8.51%) Packer
12 7 (4.96%) CFEngine
13 6 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (3.55%) Opsview
14 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Satellite
14 5 (3.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (34.75%) Splunk
2 44 (31.21%) Cisco
3 42 (29.79%) Juniper
4 35 (24.82%) SolarWinds
5 23 (16.31%) VMware
6 22 (15.60%) Oracle
7 21 (14.89%) Microsoft
8 19 (13.48%) New Relic
9 16 (11.35%) Red Hat
10 15 (10.64%) NetScout
10 15 (10.64%) Solarflare
11 11 (7.80%) IBM
12 9 (6.38%) CA
13 7 (4.96%) AppDynamics
13 7 (4.96%) Google
14 5 (3.55%) CheckPoint
14 5 (3.55%) HP
14 5 (3.55%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (3.55%) Sybase
15 3 (2.13%) Remedy