The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.70% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% 2.00% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -2.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +20.58% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 48 100 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 8.36% 11.56% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 47
Median daily rate £413 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £29.75 £24.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.64% +20.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) UMTS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) 5G
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Windows

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 2G
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) 5G
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware