Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 639 431 656
Rank change year-on-year -208 +225 -110
Contract jobs citing Nagios 98 61 150
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.93% 1.43% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 111
10th Percentile £419 £318 £313
25th Percentile £466 £433 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% -
75th Percentile £569 £572 £575
90th Percentile £581 £586 £603
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
10th Percentile " " £10.85
25th Percentile £51.25 " £21.13
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £39.50
75th Percentile £53.75 " £41.38
90th Percentile " " £41.75
UK median hourly rate £52.50 - £23.75

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 10,594 4,270 11,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.91% 16.08% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,639 2,976 7,987
10th Percentile £350 £308 £281
25th Percentile £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.00% - -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £600
90th Percentile £700 £663 £675
UK median daily rate £538 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 72 247
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.71 £12.44
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.97 £14.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.64
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% -0.71% +12.23%
75th Percentile £47.63 £37.88 £32.50
90th Percentile £63.00 £52.90 £50.10
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £19.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.46% -3.66% +17.14%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -212 47 £500 +2.56% 29
North of England -67 24 £525 +0.96% 10
North West -43 19 £525 +0.96% 7
South East -78 13 £563 +2.27% 4
South West - 9 £363 - 6
West Midlands -63 5 - - 2
Midlands -74 5 - - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £540 - 2
North East -13 1 £500 +14.68% 1
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 56 (57.14%) AWS
2 50 (51.02%) Linux
3 49 (50.00%) Python
4 47 (47.96%) DevOps
5 45 (45.92%) Jenkins
5 45 (45.92%) Configuration Management
6 44 (44.90%) Terraform
7 43 (43.88%) Ansible
8 42 (42.86%) Java
9 39 (39.80%) Prometheus
10 36 (36.73%) Grafana
11 35 (35.71%) Bash Shell
12 31 (31.63%) Infrastructure as Code
13 30 (30.61%) SQL
13 30 (30.61%) Windows
14 29 (29.59%) Azure
14 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 27 (27.55%) VMware
17 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (26.53%) Puppet
17 26 (26.53%) GCP
17 26 (26.53%) Kubernetes
18 24 (24.49%) Microservices
18 24 (24.49%) Open Source
19 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
19 23 (23.47%) Opscode Chef
20 21 (21.43%) Docker
20 21 (21.43%) Shell Script
20 21 (21.43%) .NET

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 16 (16.33%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (13.27%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.16%) Apache
4 7 (7.14%) Confluence
5 6 (6.12%) IIS
6 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.06%) nginx
8 3 (3.06%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 56 (57.14%) AWS
2 29 (29.59%) Azure
3 26 (26.53%) GCP
4 20 (20.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (7.14%) Azure Pipelines
5 7 (7.14%) BrowserStack
5 7 (7.14%) GitHub
6 5 (5.10%) Datadog
6 5 (5.10%) Kong
7 4 (4.08%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.06%) SaaS
9 2 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.04%) PaaS
10 1 (1.02%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.02%) Azure Storage
10 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.39%) VPN
2 17 (17.35%) Firewall
3 16 (16.33%) DNS
4 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.18%) HTTP
5 9 (9.18%) MPLS
6 8 (8.16%) SSH
6 8 (8.16%) SSL
7 7 (7.14%) FTP
7 7 (7.14%) SMTP
8 6 (6.12%) BGP
8 6 (6.12%) IPv6
8 6 (6.12%) Multicast
8 6 (6.12%) Network Security
8 6 (6.12%) OSPF
8 6 (6.12%) SNMP
9 5 (5.10%) PuTTY
9 5 (5.10%) SAN
9 5 (5.10%) Telnet
9 5 (5.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) MySQL
1 13 (13.27%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.10%) Redis
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.04%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.04%) Riak
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (45.92%) Jenkins
2 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.29%) GitLab
4 13 (13.27%) JIRA
5 12 (12.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (11.22%) JUnit
6 11 (11.22%) Selenium
7 10 (10.20%) Bitbucket
8 9 (9.18%) SonarQube
9 8 (8.16%) GoCD
9 8 (8.16%) Maven
10 7 (7.14%) Gradle
10 7 (7.14%) Mockito
11 4 (4.08%) Subversion
12 3 (3.06%) IBM UrbanCode
13 1 (1.02%) Artifactory
13 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (1.02%) Emacs
13 1 (1.02%) Hudson
13 1 (1.02%) VectorCAST
General
1 19 (19.39%) Public Sector
2 17 (17.35%) Social Skills
3 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.22%) Finance
5 5 (5.10%) Banking
5 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (2.04%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (12.24%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.22%) Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.14%) Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Principal Network Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Site Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Nagios Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) .NET
2 14 (14.29%) SOAP
3 13 (13.27%) Kafka
4 11 (11.22%) JSON
4 11 (11.22%) YAML
5 10 (10.20%) REST
6 9 (9.18%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (8.16%) XML
8 7 (7.14%) HTML
8 7 (7.14%) HTML5
8 7 (7.14%) Jest
8 7 (7.14%) Node.js
8 7 (7.14%) RESTful
8 7 (7.14%) Web Services
9 6 (6.12%) React
10 5 (5.10%) JMS
10 5 (5.10%) LAMP
10 5 (5.10%) LDAP
10 5 (5.10%) XML-RPC
11 4 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Public Cloud
2 12 (12.24%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (9.18%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.12%) Video\Live Streaming
5 5 (5.10%) Wiki
6 3 (3.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.06%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.06%) Replication
6 3 (3.06%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.04%) Clustering
7 2 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.04%) Media Streaming
7 2 (2.04%) NHS
7 2 (2.04%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.02%) LPAR
8 1 (1.02%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 50 (51.02%) Linux
2 30 (30.61%) Windows
3 20 (20.41%) Ubuntu
4 15 (15.31%) CentOS
5 12 (12.24%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.14%) Unix
7 4 (4.08%) Debian
8 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.02%) AIX
9 1 (1.02%) HPUX
9 1 (1.02%) Slackware
9 1 (1.02%) Solaris
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.96%) DevOps
2 45 (45.92%) Configuration Management
3 31 (31.63%) Infrastructure as Code
4 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 24 (24.49%) Microservices
6 24 (24.49%) Open Source
7 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (19.39%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (17.35%) Migration
9 16 (16.33%) Test Automation
10 13 (13.27%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (10.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Automation
11 10 (10.20%) Network Design
11 10 (10.20%) Project Delivery
12 9 (9.18%) Analytics
13 8 (8.16%) High Availability
13 8 (8.16%) Scrum
14 7 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.00%) Python
2 42 (42.86%) Java
3 35 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 30 (30.61%) SQL
5 21 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.27%) PowerShell
7 11 (11.22%) Go
8 7 (7.14%) ES6
9 6 (6.12%) Perl
10 5 (5.10%) C
10 5 (5.10%) Ruby
10 5 (5.10%) VBScript
11 3 (3.06%) PHP
11 3 (3.06%) Rust
12 1 (1.02%) C-shell
12 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.02%) Tcl
12 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.10%) CCNP
3 5 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.08%) CCIE
4 4 (4.08%) Degree
4 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) RHCE
6 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.04%) HL7
4 1 (1.02%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.02%) SOC 1
4 1 (1.02%) SOC 2
System Software
1 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (21.43%) Docker
3 12 (12.24%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (9.18%) vSphere
5 5 (5.10%) VirtualBox
6 4 (4.08%) VMware NSX
7 3 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.06%) Xen
8 2 (2.04%) NFS
8 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
9 1 (1.02%) Btrfs
9 1 (1.02%) Ceph
9 1 (1.02%) Corosync
9 1 (1.02%) Gluster
9 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.02%) KVM
9 1 (1.02%) QEMU
9 1 (1.02%) RHEV
9 1 (1.02%) Samba
Systems Management
1 44 (44.90%) Terraform
2 43 (43.88%) Ansible
3 39 (39.80%) Prometheus
4 36 (36.73%) Grafana
5 26 (26.53%) Kubernetes
5 26 (26.53%) Puppet
6 23 (23.47%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (14.29%) ZABBIX
8 13 (13.27%) Icinga
9 7 (7.14%) Graylog
10 3 (3.06%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (3.06%) Istio
10 3 (3.06%) Netcool
11 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
11 2 (2.04%) Kibana
11 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (2.04%) SCOM
11 2 (2.04%) yum
12 1 (1.02%) Check_MK
12 1 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) VMware
2 16 (16.33%) SolarWinds
3 11 (11.22%) Oracle
4 10 (10.20%) Cisco
4 10 (10.20%) Splunk
5 9 (9.18%) New Relic
6 7 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.12%) IBM
8 5 (5.10%) Atlassian
8 5 (5.10%) Coverity
8 5 (5.10%) EMC
8 5 (5.10%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.08%) Klocwork
10 3 (3.06%) CloudEndure
10 3 (3.06%) EqualLogic
10 3 (3.06%) F5
10 3 (3.06%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.06%) NetScout
10 3 (3.06%) Palo Alto