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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nagios
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 64 -
Contract jobs citing Nagios 0 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 1.68% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 11.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £323
% change year-on-year -5.88% +31.78%  
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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 81 142 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.48% 14.07% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 96 67
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £338 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £52.50 £63.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +13.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

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

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 3 (100.00%) MRTG
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Dovecot
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) IMAP
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Cacti
3 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Nagios
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) MRTG
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) IMAP
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Ceph
1 1 (33.33%) Dovecot
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (33.33%) Squid
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) RANCID
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware