Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 179 186
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing Nagios 10 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.70% 0.40% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Scotland median daily rate £400 £300 £119
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +152.10% -81.69%
10th Percentile £294 £300 £107
90th Percentile £412 £300 £383
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +49.61% -18.59% +95.88%

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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 589 504 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.72% 11.69% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 264 261
Scotland median daily rate £412 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.85% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £155
90th Percentile £575 £450 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
% change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 14
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £35.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.06% +91.89% -11.90%
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.25 £42.00 £28.20
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
% change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Scotland

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Scotland

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in Scotland

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in Scotland

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 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
Edinburgh +2 10 £400 -
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (80.00%) Splunk
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Law
2 7 (70.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (70.00%) Public Cloud
3 4 (40.00%) Ansible
3 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) Docker
4 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Rundeck
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (20.00%) Runbook
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Network Management

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Datadog
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (70.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 7 (70.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Runbook
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (20.00%) Rundeck
4 1 (10.00%) Packer
4 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) New Relic