Period
to 4 March 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 529 565 579
Rank change year-on-year +36 +14 -26
Contract jobs citing Nagios 43 137 281
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 1.56% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 110 196
Median daily rate £470 £515 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.83% +3.10% +8.00%
10th Percentile £300 £356 £339
90th Percentile £525 £588 £597
UK median daily rate £425 £510 £500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +2.10% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £41.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.36% +30.70%
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 £41.83
% change year-on-year - -4.36% +16.18%

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 6,274 8,775 13,537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.12% 14.42% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,424 6,111 9,282
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £314 £263 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 235 309
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.46 £43.08 £47.36
Median hourly rate £24.40 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.43% - -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
London +8 21 £408 -22.24% 20
North of England +49 11 £500 -9.09% 5
North West +43 10 £500 -9.09% 4
South East +94 2 £515 +26.77% 5
South West +79 1 - - 11
North East +23 1 £300 -16.67% 1
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) DevOps
3 23 (53.49%) Jenkins
4 22 (51.16%) AWS
5 21 (48.84%) Kubernetes
5 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (46.51%) Ansible
7 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
8 16 (37.21%) Docker
8 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (34.88%) Terraform
9 15 (34.88%) Prometheus
9 15 (34.88%) Java
10 13 (30.23%) Python
10 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
10 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (30.23%) GCP
11 12 (27.91%) AppDynamics
11 12 (27.91%) Go
11 12 (27.91%) Puppet
11 12 (27.91%) Grafana
11 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
12 11 (25.58%) HP
12 11 (25.58%) Dynatrace
12 11 (25.58%) HP SIM
12 11 (25.58%) Opsview
12 11 (25.58%) Icinga
13 10 (23.26%) Public Sector
13 10 (23.26%) SQL
13 10 (23.26%) Azure

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 9 (20.93%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 22 (51.16%) AWS
2 13 (30.23%) GCP
3 10 (23.26%) Azure
4 7 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (11.63%) GitHub
6 4 (9.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (9.30%) Datadog
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.65%) Route 53
7 2 (4.65%) Serverless
7 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (2.33%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (2.33%) IaaS
8 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.33%) PaaS
8 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DHCP
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.33%) SMTP
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) Bitbucket
4 5 (11.63%) SonarQube
4 5 (11.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (9.30%) IBM UrbanCode
5 4 (9.30%) JUnit
5 4 (9.30%) Selenium
6 3 (6.98%) GitLab
7 2 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (2.33%) JIRA
8 1 (2.33%) Subversion
8 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (23.26%) Public Sector
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 2 (4.65%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (11.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) Kafka
2 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) Sensu
3 4 (9.30%) REST
3 4 (9.30%) YAML
4 3 (6.98%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.65%) LAMP
5 2 (4.65%) MSMQ
5 2 (4.65%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) LDAP
6 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.33%) Memcached
6 1 (2.33%) Middleware
6 1 (2.33%) PHP-FPM
6 1 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) IPTV
4 1 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Unix
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) DevOps
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
3 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure as Code
4 9 (20.93%) Machine Learning
4 9 (20.93%) Open Source
5 7 (16.28%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (16.28%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 7 (16.28%) Microservices
5 7 (16.28%) Project Delivery
5 7 (16.28%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.30%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (9.30%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (9.30%) Synthetic Monitoring
8 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) Python
4 12 (27.91%) Go
5 10 (23.26%) Ruby
5 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 8 (18.60%) PHP
7 7 (16.28%) Perl
8 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
8 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.65%) C++
9 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.33%) Korn
10 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) GlusterFS
3 1 (2.33%) iptables
3 1 (2.33%) KVM
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.33%) Squid
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Kubernetes
2 20 (46.51%) Ansible
3 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (34.88%) Prometheus
4 15 (34.88%) Terraform
5 12 (27.91%) Grafana
5 12 (27.91%) Puppet
6 11 (25.58%) HP SIM
6 11 (25.58%) Icinga
6 11 (25.58%) Opsview
7 5 (11.63%) ZABBIX
8 2 (4.65%) Packer
9 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
9 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.33%) Kibana
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (2.33%) Rundeck
9 1 (2.33%) SCCM
9 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) AppDynamics
2 11 (25.58%) Dynatrace
2 11 (25.58%) HP
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) Splunk
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco
6 4 (9.30%) Google
6 4 (9.30%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.98%) SaltStack
7 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.65%) Linedata
8 2 (4.65%) New Relic
9 1 (2.33%) BMC
9 1 (2.33%) Sybase
9 1 (2.33%) Zerto