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 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
UK / Scotland
Rank - 122 116
Contract jobs citing Nagios 0 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.64% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 13
Median daily rate - £475 £127
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +274.01%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 204 220 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.64% 8.49% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 130 128
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £9.62
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in Scotland