Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 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
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 184 207
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23 -5
Contract jobs citing Nagios 17 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.86% 4.47% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 12
South West median daily rate £350 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +17.65% +70.00%
10th Percentile £265 £389 £271
90th Percentile £450 £505 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +49.61% -18.59% +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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 440 515 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.85% 9.08% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 345 266
South West median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% - -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £205
90th Percentile £569 £575 £539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 22
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £34.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.88% +56.32% -5.95%
10th Percentile £17.46 £25.04 £17.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £82.38 £49.34
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the South West

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in the South West

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in the South West

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Wiltshire -4 13 £331 -33.75% 1
Somerset -3 3 - -
Dorset -1 1 £418 +4.38%
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South West region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 7 (41.18%) McAfee
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
5 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) NetApp
7 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
8 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (23.53%) CentOS
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (23.53%) F5
8 4 (23.53%) JIRA
8 4 (23.53%) WSUS
8 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
8 4 (23.53%) Migration
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Samba
8 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.88%) Route 53
3 1 (5.88%) Serverless
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Extranet
2 3 (17.65%) Intranet
3 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) ATM
4 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Nagios Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Nagios Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Security Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (11.76%) WebCenter
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) RIA
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) CentOS
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.88%) CoreOS
8 1 (5.88%) Solaris
8 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 3 (17.65%) Proactive Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) People Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
8 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Samba
3 3 (17.65%) Docker
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) Squid
4 1 (5.88%) GlusterFS
4 1 (5.88%) iptables
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
2 3 (17.65%) Icinga
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Webmin
2 3 (17.65%) Xymon
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) Kibana
3 2 (11.76%) logstash
4 1 (5.88%) Ganglia
4 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) Opsview
4 1 (5.88%) OSSEC
4 1 (5.88%) QRadar
4 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) McAfee
3 5 (29.41%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) Dell KACE
4 4 (23.53%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) EMC
5 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Veeam
6 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
6 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.76%) IronPort
7 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
7 1 (5.88%) Brocade
7 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Splunk