Period
to 24 March 2019

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 6 months to 24 March 2019 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 202 191
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +37
Contract jobs citing Nagios 9 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.22% 1.44% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 15
North West median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -5.88%
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -31.91% -

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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 737 693 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.01% 12.15% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 443 376
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £275 £280 £205
90th Percentile £650 £588 £573
England median daily rate £500 £495 £450
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 18
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.73 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -14.61% -21.86%
10th Percentile £14.26 £12.28 £11.14
90th Percentile £53.00 £49.30 £43.30
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -3.61%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 24 March 2019.

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 6 months to 24 March 2019. 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
Manchester +1 5 £425 +21.43% 1
Merseyside -8 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Lancashire - 1 £800 -
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 3 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Leadership

Nagios
Co-occurring 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) IPv4
3 3 (33.33%) IPv6
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (22.22%) Anycast
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) FCoE
4 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (22.22%) MRTG
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) NX-OS
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) HBase
2 1 (11.11%) HSQLDB
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (22.22%) Kafka
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) HPUX
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) GIAC
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
3 1 (11.11%) etcd
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Consul
1 2 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (22.22%) Grafana
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (22.22%) vRealize
2 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (11.11%) Ganglia
2 1 (11.11%) Icinga
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) Brocade
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Infoblox
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Ruckus Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
5 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
5 1 (11.11%) Sony