Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 147 156
Rank change year-on-year +32 +9 -30
Contract jobs citing Nagios 23 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.42% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.59% 3.95% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 3
Manchester median daily rate £413 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +32.81% -13.51%
North West median daily rate £406 £425 £320
% change year-on-year -4.41% +32.81% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £31.75 -
North West median hourly rate - £31.75 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 303 380 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.39% 10.76% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 238 167
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +8.95%
10th Percentile £238 £205 £211
90th Percentile £600 £550 £513
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £366
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.22% +19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 15
Manchester median hourly rate £15.94 £20.73 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.11% +80.26% -34.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.88 £10.70
90th Percentile £38.15 £37.50 £13.15
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £19.62 £12.00
% change year-on-year -3.14% +63.46% -35.14%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Manchester

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Manchester

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in Manchester

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Salford +3 1 £413 -2.94%
Nagios
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (52.17%) Puppet
4 11 (47.83%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) DevOps
6 8 (34.78%) CentOS
6 8 (34.78%) MySQL
6 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) SAN
8 6 (26.09%) Cacti
8 6 (26.09%) Icinga
8 6 (26.09%) Docker
8 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
8 6 (26.09%) Terraform
9 5 (21.74%) Kubernetes
9 5 (21.74%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (21.74%) Serverless
9 5 (21.74%) Ansible
9 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) nginx
9 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 5 (21.74%) SNMP
9 5 (21.74%) PHP
9 5 (21.74%) Apache
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
10 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (21.74%) Serverless
3 3 (13.04%) SaaS
4 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) SNMP
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (8.70%) BGP
4 2 (8.70%) Broadband
4 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.70%) IPv6
4 2 (8.70%) Junos
4 2 (8.70%) LLU
4 2 (8.70%) MPLS
4 2 (8.70%) MRTG
4 2 (8.70%) OSPF
4 2 (8.70%) SMS
4 2 (8.70%) TACACS
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) VRRP
4 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) CentOS
3 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.70%) Debian
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) SUSE
5 1 (4.35%) Unix
5 1 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) ITSM
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) KVM
2 3 (13.04%) LXC
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) NFS
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
2 6 (26.09%) Cacti
2 6 (26.09%) Icinga
2 6 (26.09%) Terraform
3 5 (21.74%) Ansible
3 5 (21.74%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.70%) OpenNMS
4 2 (8.70%) RANCID
4 2 (8.70%) SCCM
4 2 (8.70%) SCOM
5 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (4.35%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
3 4 (17.39%) Splunk
4 3 (13.04%) Huawei
4 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 2 (8.70%) Brocade
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
5 2 (8.70%) Foundry
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) ZyXEL
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec