The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Nagios skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 123 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 -18  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.16% 0.13% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 1.08% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Median daily rate £488 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £428 £325
% change year-on-year -6.43% +31.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

Nagios is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 235 279 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.41% 12.53% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 182 150
Median daily rate £425 £400 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +27.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £16.57 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Nagios as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Hampshire

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nagios in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Hampshire

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 £501 - 1
Southampton - 1 - -
Nagios
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (40.00%) Opsview
3 2 (40.00%) QRadar
3 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) RHCA

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ATM
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) RHCA
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opsview
1 2 (40.00%) QRadar
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (40.00%) Brocade
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) VMware