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 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 143 133
Rank change year-on-year +31 -10  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.046% 0.14% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 1.00% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £266 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +106.57% -18.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.64% +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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 282 402 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 12.85% 13.68% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 180 121
Median daily rate £425 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.81% +2.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £266 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 8
Median hourly rate £31.93 £38.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +105.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in Scotland

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Sensu
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud

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 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Black Duck
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) VMware