Period
to 28 October 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 October 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 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 437 620 544
Rank change year-on-year +183 -76 +19
Contract jobs citing Nagios 63 158 342
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.42% 1.40% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 117 248
Median daily rate £493 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £309 £313 £363
90th Percentile £584 £603 £627
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £39.50 £41.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% -11.95%
UK median hourly rate - £23.75 £41.83
% change year-on-year - -43.22% -11.95%

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 4,425 11,259 13,582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.87% 14.59% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,799 7,719 9,275
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £306 £275 £300
90th Percentile £663 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 263 373
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.45 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.80 £53.46 £47.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% +20.00% -

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 28 October 2020.

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 28 October 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 +174 49 £500 -0.99% 16
North of England +89 9 £485 -7.62% 3
North West +69 5 £485 -11.82% 1
North East +35 4 £300 -17.24%
South East +169 3 £550 +12.24% 1
Midlands +85 1 £450 - 3
West Midlands +69 1 £450 - 2
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 51 (80.95%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Bash Shell
3 30 (47.62%) Python
3 30 (47.62%) SQL
4 29 (46.03%) Oracle
4 29 (46.03%) Unix
4 29 (46.03%) Ruby
5 27 (42.86%) MySQL
5 27 (42.86%) Java
6 25 (39.68%) Splunk
6 25 (39.68%) DevOps
6 25 (39.68%) Kubernetes
7 24 (38.10%) AWS
8 23 (36.51%) Tomcat
9 22 (34.92%) Datadog
10 21 (33.33%) Ansible
10 21 (33.33%) Docker
10 21 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 20 (31.75%) Big Data
11 20 (31.75%) Puppet
11 20 (31.75%) Windows
11 20 (31.75%) LAMP
12 19 (30.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 19 (30.16%) Linux Command Line
13 17 (26.98%) ITIL
13 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
14 16 (25.40%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (25.40%) Sensu
14 16 (25.40%) C++
15 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development

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 23 (36.51%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.11%) nginx
3 5 (7.94%) Apache
3 5 (7.94%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (3.17%) JBoss
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.59%) Liferay
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) AWS
2 22 (34.92%) Datadog
3 19 (30.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (20.63%) Azure
5 12 (19.05%) GitHub
6 7 (11.11%) GCP
7 5 (7.94%) SaaS
8 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
8 3 (4.76%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (4.76%) OpenShift
8 3 (4.76%) Route 53
8 3 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.17%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (3.17%) IaaS
9 2 (3.17%) Office 365
9 2 (3.17%) PaaS
10 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
2 5 (7.94%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) FTP
4 3 (4.76%) HTTP
4 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.76%) OpenVPN
4 3 (4.76%) SNMP
4 3 (4.76%) SSL
4 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
4 3 (4.76%) WAN
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) LAN
5 2 (3.17%) SMTP
5 2 (3.17%) VLAN
6 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) MySQL
2 20 (31.75%) Big Data
3 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (4.76%) Data Lake
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) Redis
8 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.29%) JUnit
2 9 (14.29%) Selenium
2 9 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 8 (12.70%) Bitbucket
4 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.52%) GitLab
5 6 (9.52%) IBM UrbanCode
5 6 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (6.35%) Subversion
6 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.76%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.76%) JIRA
7 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.59%) Hudson
8 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.76%) Electronics
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
1 3 (4.76%) Front Office
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.17%) French Language
2 2 (3.17%) Legal
2 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Support Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Applications Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Applications Support
2 16 (25.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) Applications Support Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Operations Support Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Splunk Support
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) LAMP
2 16 (25.40%) Sensu
3 8 (12.70%) Memcached
4 6 (9.52%) YAML
5 4 (6.35%) LDAP
5 4 (6.35%) Node.js
5 4 (6.35%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (6.35%) REST
6 3 (4.76%) Middleware
7 2 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.17%) Kafka
7 2 (3.17%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.59%) J2EE
8 1 (1.59%) PHP-FPM
8 1 (1.59%) Web Services
8 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Clustering
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) IPTV
6 1 (1.59%) LPAR
6 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (80.95%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) Unix
3 20 (31.75%) Windows
4 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.52%) CentOS
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (3.17%) AIX
8 2 (3.17%) Debian
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) DevOps
2 21 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (26.98%) ITIL
4 16 (25.40%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.63%) Configuration Management
6 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
7 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
8 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.70%) Cross-Platform Development
10 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (11.11%) High Availability
10 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
11 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (7.94%) Project Management
11 5 (7.94%) Scrum
12 4 (6.35%) Change Management
12 4 (6.35%) Creative Thinking
12 4 (6.35%) Migration
12 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) Bash Shell
2 30 (47.62%) Python
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 29 (46.03%) Ruby
4 27 (42.86%) Java
5 16 (25.40%) C++
6 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 8 (12.70%) Perl
7 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.94%) PHP
9 3 (4.76%) Go
9 3 (4.76%) Korn
10 2 (3.17%) C#
10 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.59%) CCDP
4 1 (1.59%) CCIE
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) QA
2 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (3.17%) GDPR
3 2 (3.17%) HIPAA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) Docker
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.17%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.17%) KVM
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.17%) PowerDNS
5 2 (3.17%) vCloud
5 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.17%) Xen
6 1 (1.59%) iptables
6 1 (1.59%) oVirt
6 1 (1.59%) Squid
6 1 (1.59%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (39.68%) Kubernetes
2 21 (33.33%) Ansible
3 20 (31.75%) Puppet
4 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (22.22%) Terraform
6 8 (12.70%) ZABBIX
7 7 (11.11%) Icinga
7 7 (11.11%) Prometheus
7 7 (11.11%) SCOM
8 6 (9.52%) HP SIM
8 6 (9.52%) Opsview
9 5 (7.94%) Kibana
10 3 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (4.76%) Grafana
10 3 (4.76%) HAProxy
11 2 (3.17%) Data Guard
11 2 (3.17%) Graylog
11 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (3.17%) Rundeck
11 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Oracle
2 25 (39.68%) Splunk
3 11 (17.46%) HP
4 10 (15.87%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco
7 6 (9.52%) AppDynamics
7 6 (9.52%) Dynatrace
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.94%) New Relic
9 4 (6.35%) Google
10 3 (4.76%) CA
10 3 (4.76%) Databricks
10 3 (4.76%) NetApp
10 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.76%) Sybase
11 2 (3.17%) Dell
11 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
11 2 (3.17%) IBM
11 2 (3.17%) Rackspace