Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 608 498 681
Rank change year-on-year -110 +183 -90
Contract jobs citing Nagios 78 54 159
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 1.05% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 114
10th Percentile £381 £425 £325
25th Percentile £446 £469 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £538 £571 £584
90th Percentile £569 £575 £603
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £51.50 £45.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +14.44% - -
UK median hourly rate £51.50 £45.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +14.44% +89.47% -

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 8,966 5,132 12,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.84% 15.37% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,335 3,629 8,736
10th Percentile £350 £306 £300
25th Percentile £431 £413 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £613 £600 £600
90th Percentile £694 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 97 267
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.42 £12.00
25th Percentile £16.26 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.39 £18.80
Median % change year-on-year +13.46% +3.14% -1.05%
75th Percentile £47.34 £35.00 £26.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.83 £47.63
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -2.50% +5.26%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -20 24 £500 -9.09% 8
London -148 23 £485 -0.51% 26
North West -7 19 £500 -9.09% 5
South East -16 15 £555 +0.91% 3
South West -10 7 £375 -23.08% 11
Yorkshire - 4 £540 - 1
Midlands -33 2 - - 3
West Midlands -38 2 - - 3
North East -6 1 £400 -30.07% 2
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 43 (55.13%) DevOps
2 40 (51.28%) AWS
3 37 (47.44%) Configuration Management
4 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 35 (44.87%) Java
6 33 (42.31%) Grafana
7 32 (41.03%) Azure
8 31 (39.74%) Python
8 31 (39.74%) Terraform
9 30 (38.46%) Ansible
9 30 (38.46%) Linux
10 28 (35.90%) Security Cleared
11 27 (34.62%) Prometheus
12 25 (32.05%) Infrastructure as Code
13 24 (30.77%) Microservices
13 24 (30.77%) GCP
14 23 (29.49%) Kubernetes
14 23 (29.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 23 (29.49%) Open Source
14 23 (29.49%) .NET
15 22 (28.21%) AWS CloudFormation
15 22 (28.21%) Public Cloud
16 21 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
16 21 (26.92%) Public Sector
17 20 (25.64%) Docker
17 20 (25.64%) SQL
18 19 (24.36%) Shell Script
18 19 (24.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 19 (24.36%) Project Delivery

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 14 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (14.10%) Apache
4 7 (8.97%) Confluence
5 6 (7.69%) IIS
6 5 (6.41%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.28%) JBoss
9 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (51.28%) AWS
2 32 (41.03%) Azure
3 24 (30.77%) GCP
4 22 (28.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (7.69%) Datadog
6 5 (6.41%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (6.41%) Azure Pipelines
6 5 (6.41%) BrowserStack
6 5 (6.41%) GitHub
6 5 (6.41%) Kong
6 5 (6.41%) Serverless
7 4 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.85%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (3.85%) OpenShift
8 3 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (2.56%) SaaS
10 1 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) Firewall
1 12 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.10%) DNS
2 11 (14.10%) VPN
3 8 (10.26%) HTTP
3 8 (10.26%) SMTP
3 8 (10.26%) SSH
3 8 (10.26%) SSL
4 7 (8.97%) FTP
4 7 (8.97%) SAN
5 6 (7.69%) SNMP
6 5 (6.41%) DHCP
6 5 (6.41%) PuTTY
6 5 (6.41%) Telnet
6 5 (6.41%) WinSCP
7 4 (5.13%) WAN
8 2 (2.56%) IMAP
8 2 (2.56%) LAN
8 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.56%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) MySQL
2 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.41%) Redis
5 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.56%) Riak
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.28%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.28%) SQLite
8 1 (1.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 36 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.10%) JIRA
4 8 (10.26%) JUnit
5 7 (8.97%) Selenium
5 7 (8.97%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (7.69%) GitLab
6 6 (7.69%) Maven
7 5 (6.41%) Gradle
7 5 (6.41%) Mockito
8 3 (3.85%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.56%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.56%) JMeter
9 2 (2.56%) Subversion
10 1 (1.28%) GoCD
10 1 (1.28%) Hudson
10 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.28%) VectorCAST
General
1 21 (26.92%) Public Sector
2 18 (23.08%) Social Skills
3 9 (11.54%) Finance
4 4 (5.13%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (12.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Applications Support
4 7 (8.97%) Consultant
4 7 (8.97%) DevOps Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Nagios Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) SOAP
3 10 (12.82%) REST
4 9 (11.54%) JSON
4 9 (11.54%) Kafka
4 9 (11.54%) XML
5 8 (10.26%) HTML
6 7 (8.97%) HTML5
6 7 (8.97%) LAMP
6 7 (8.97%) Node.js
7 6 (7.69%) LDAP
7 6 (7.69%) Web Services
7 6 (7.69%) YAML
8 5 (6.41%) Jest
8 5 (6.41%) JMS
8 5 (6.41%) RESTful
8 5 (6.41%) Sensu
8 5 (6.41%) XML-RPC
9 4 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (5.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.41%) Wiki
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) Replication
4 3 (3.85%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.56%) Media Streaming
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (2.56%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.28%) LPAR
6 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) Linux
2 18 (23.08%) Windows
3 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.41%) Unix
5 4 (5.13%) CentOS
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.28%) AIX
8 1 (1.28%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.28%) Debian
8 1 (1.28%) HPUX
8 1 (1.28%) Slackware
8 1 (1.28%) Solaris
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) DevOps
2 37 (47.44%) Configuration Management
3 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (32.05%) Infrastructure as Code
5 24 (30.77%) Microservices
6 23 (29.49%) Open Source
6 23 (29.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 19 (24.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 19 (24.36%) Project Delivery
8 11 (14.10%) ITIL
9 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.54%) Migration
10 9 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (10.26%) High Availability
11 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
12 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
12 6 (7.69%) ITSM
12 6 (7.69%) Network Management
13 5 (6.41%) Scrum
13 5 (6.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Java
2 31 (39.74%) Python
3 20 (25.64%) SQL
4 19 (24.36%) Shell Script
5 16 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 8 (10.26%) Go
9 7 (8.97%) PHP
10 6 (7.69%) VBScript
11 5 (6.41%) ES6
12 4 (5.13%) Perl
13 3 (3.85%) Ruby
13 3 (3.85%) Rust
14 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
15 1 (1.28%) C
15 1 (1.28%) Tcl
15 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.56%) CCIE
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) RHCE
6 1 (1.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) HL7
3 1 (1.28%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) Docker
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (7.69%) vSphere
5 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.56%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.28%) Ceph
7 1 (1.28%) GlusterFS
7 1 (1.28%) KVM
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.28%) NFS
7 1 (1.28%) QEMU
7 1 (1.28%) RHEV
7 1 (1.28%) Samba
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 33 (42.31%) Grafana
2 31 (39.74%) Terraform
3 30 (38.46%) Ansible
4 27 (34.62%) Prometheus
5 23 (29.49%) Kubernetes
6 21 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (12.82%) Puppet
8 7 (8.97%) Icinga
9 5 (6.41%) Graylog
10 4 (5.13%) HP SIM
10 4 (5.13%) Opsview
10 4 (5.13%) SCOM
11 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (3.85%) ZABBIX
12 2 (2.56%) Istio
12 2 (2.56%) Kibana
12 2 (2.56%) Netcool
12 2 (2.56%) SCCM
13 1 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
13 1 (1.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) VMware
2 12 (15.38%) AppDynamics
3 11 (14.10%) Oracle
3 11 (14.10%) SolarWinds
4 10 (12.82%) New Relic
5 8 (10.26%) Splunk
6 7 (8.97%) EMC
6 7 (8.97%) IBM
6 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.69%) HP
8 5 (6.41%) Dell
8 5 (6.41%) EqualLogic
8 5 (6.41%) ServiceNow
9 4 (5.13%) Dynatrace
10 3 (3.85%) Cisco
10 3 (3.85%) Veeam
10 3 (3.85%) Zerto
11 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.56%) McAfee