The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
England / North West
Rank 118 146 146
Rank change year-on-year +28 0  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 13 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.33% 3.67% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 244 327 289
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 9.38% 8.52% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 172 132
Median daily rate £400 £422 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% -6.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Median hourly rate £29.38 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.87% +37.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £101.80 £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in the North West

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in the North West

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester +20 12 £400 -5.88% 3
Cheshire +26 1 - - 1
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Puppet
2 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 10 (55.56%) Ansible
4 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 10 (55.56%) Kibana
5 9 (50.00%) Graphite
5 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (50.00%) SSL
5 9 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Ruby
5 9 (50.00%) Travis CI
6 8 (44.44%) GoCD
6 8 (44.44%) Fedora
6 8 (44.44%) Subversion
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) HTTPS
6 8 (44.44%) Ganglia
6 8 (44.44%) CentOS
6 8 (44.44%) OpenStack
6 8 (44.44%) Riemann
7 6 (33.33%) Data Centre

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SSL
2 8 (44.44%) HTTPS
2 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) SSH
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
3 9 (50.00%) Travis CI
4 8 (44.44%) GoCD
4 8 (44.44%) Subversion
5 2 (11.11%) Ant
5 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
5 2 (11.11%) EasyMock
5 2 (11.11%) JBehave
5 2 (11.11%) JUnit
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) Mockito
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Web Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Memcached
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (11.11%) Express
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 2 (11.11%) JMX
2 2 (11.11%) Material Design
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Kafka
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (44.44%) CentOS
3 8 (44.44%) Fedora
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (55.56%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) API Design
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) iptables
1 5 (27.78%) Postfix
1 5 (27.78%) Squid
1 5 (27.78%) Varnish
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.56%) OpenSSH
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (55.56%) Ansible
2 10 (55.56%) Kibana
3 9 (50.00%) Graphite
4 8 (44.44%) Ganglia
4 8 (44.44%) Riemann
5 2 (11.11%) Capistrano
5 2 (11.11%) logstash
6 1 (5.56%) Icinga
6 1 (5.56%) Nmap
6 1 (5.56%) SCCM
6 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
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