Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 October 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 346 338
Rank change year-on-year +29 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Nagios 57 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.96% 1.76% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 40
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £350 £406 £323
90th Percentile £613 £528 £451
England median daily rate £488 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +10.80% -2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South East median hourly rate - - £39.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 £28.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -26.92% +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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1925 1936 1967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.77% 11.50% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1150 1076
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £251 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £445 £400
% change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 62 70
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £24.53 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.89% +19.12% +5.93%
10th Percentile £11.62 £12.25 £12.21
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.46 £49.09
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.63 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.08% +2.98% +7.69%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the South East

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in the South East

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in the South East

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in the South East

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Thames Valley +4 32 £500 +11.11% 1
Surrey -4 18 £415 -2.35% 1
Berkshire +15 17 £550 +10.00%
Oxfordshire +19 12 £475 +18.01% 1
Hampshire +9 3 £300 - 1
Buckinghamshire -34 3 - -
Middlesex +8 1 £545 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 47 (82.46%) Linux
2 25 (43.86%) Python
3 23 (40.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (40.35%) Puppet
4 22 (38.60%) DevOps
5 21 (36.84%) CentOS
5 21 (36.84%) Unix
5 21 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 20 (35.09%) Red Hat
7 18 (31.58%) VPN
7 18 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (29.82%) Perl
8 17 (29.82%) ITIL
8 17 (29.82%) Firewall
8 17 (29.82%) VMware
9 16 (28.07%) MySQL
10 14 (24.56%) Ruby
10 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
11 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
11 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (21.05%) Apache
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle
13 11 (19.30%) Cisco
13 11 (19.30%) LAMP
14 10 (17.54%) DNS
14 10 (17.54%) Java
14 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (17.54%) nginx
14 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (15.79%) Problem Management

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (21.05%) Apache
2 10 (17.54%) nginx
3 8 (14.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Confluence
4 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.28%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.26%) IaaS
4 3 (5.26%) PaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.51%) Office 365
5 2 (3.51%) SaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) VPN
2 17 (29.82%) Firewall
3 10 (17.54%) DNS
4 9 (15.79%) Internet
5 8 (14.04%) Network Security
6 7 (12.28%) BGP
6 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (12.28%) SAN
6 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (8.77%) IPsec
8 4 (7.02%) LAN
8 4 (7.02%) VoIP
8 4 (7.02%) WAN
9 3 (5.26%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.26%) MPLS
9 3 (5.26%) SSL
9 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
2 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (5.26%) Big Data
6 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) ProC
4 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (26.32%) Administrator
2 15 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.26%) Senior VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) LAMP
2 7 (12.28%) Sensu
3 6 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) JSON
4 3 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.75%) boto
6 1 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.75%) Flash
6 1 (1.75%) J2EE
6 1 (1.75%) Kafka
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) EMC VNX
2 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (82.46%) Linux
2 23 (40.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (36.84%) CentOS
3 21 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (10.53%) Windows
5 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.51%) Solaris
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) DevOps
2 21 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 17 (29.82%) ITIL
4 9 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.77%) Change Management
7 5 (8.77%) Data Management
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.02%) Migration
8 4 (7.02%) Web Filtering
9 3 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (5.26%) High Availability
9 3 (5.26%) MapReduce
9 3 (5.26%) Security Operations
9 3 (5.26%) Service Design
9 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Python
2 17 (29.82%) Perl
3 14 (24.56%) Ruby
4 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
5 10 (17.54%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.77%) C
7 5 (8.77%) C++
7 5 (8.77%) SQL
8 4 (7.02%) PHP
8 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) CCNP
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.77%) CCNA
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) RHCE
3 4 (7.02%) RHCSA
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PMO
1 1 (1.75%) QA
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (7.02%) XenServer
4 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.26%) KVM
4 3 (5.26%) vSphere
5 2 (3.51%) Xen
6 1 (1.75%) Docker
6 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 23 (40.35%) Puppet
2 18 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (15.79%) Ansible
3 9 (15.79%) ZABBIX
4 7 (12.28%) HAProxy
5 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (8.77%) Cacti
6 5 (8.77%) Netcool
6 5 (8.77%) SCOM
7 4 (7.02%) CFEngine
7 4 (7.02%) Graphite
7 4 (7.02%) logstash
8 3 (5.26%) Ganglia
8 3 (5.26%) Hyperic
8 3 (5.26%) Icinga
8 3 (5.26%) StatsD
8 3 (5.26%) vCenter Server
9 2 (3.51%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (3.51%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Red Hat
2 17 (29.82%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) Cisco
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle
4 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.53%) EMC
5 6 (10.53%) HP
6 5 (8.77%) 3PAR
6 5 (8.77%) F5
6 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.77%) Splunk
6 5 (8.77%) Symantec
7 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.26%) CA
8 3 (5.26%) Citrix
8 3 (5.26%) Juniper
9 2 (3.51%) AppDynamics
9 2 (3.51%) Avaya
9 2 (3.51%) Lancope