Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 170 195
Rank change year-on-year -36 +25 -5
Contract jobs citing Nagios 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.091% 0.046% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 0.37% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Scotland median daily rate £565 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.71% +12.94% +234.65%
10th Percentile £533 £417 £244
90th Percentile £598 £559 £488
UK median daily rate £516 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +3.25% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £47.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +239.29% -53.33%

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 685 538 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.44% 12.45% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 296 349
Scotland median daily rate £368 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.13% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £205 £250 £245
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 22
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.17% -25.00% +113.33%
10th Percentile £11.23 £22.70 £35.50
90th Percentile £31.48 £41.25 £42.90
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -22.22% +11.47%

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 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 15 August 2018. 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 -13 3 - - 2
Glasgow - 2 £565 - 1
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (80.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) IBM UrbanCode
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) New Relic
3 3 (60.00%) AppDynamics
3 3 (60.00%) Datadog
3 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (60.00%) OpenShift
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware

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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Datadog
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (80.00%) IBM UrbanCode
1 4 (80.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) iptables
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (60.00%) New Relic
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle