Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 18 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 42 48
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Nagios 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.36% 0.64% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.91% 5.71% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Slough median daily rate £525 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £375
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Slough with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 44 35 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.86% 11.15% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 44
Slough median daily rate £425 £225 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.89% -32.08% +10.42%
10th Percentile £302 £171 £204
90th Percentile £550 £474 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Slough median hourly rate - £17.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.13% +119.10%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £24.53 £37.09
% change year-on-year -51.08% -33.86% +76.62%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Slough

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Slough

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in Slough over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 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 Slough region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 6 (85.71%) ZABBIX
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (57.14%) Sensu
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
5 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
6 2 (28.57%) Apache
6 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Ruby
6 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Nagios Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) Sensu
3 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Xen
1 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) ZABBIX
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware