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 3 months to 25 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
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 121 143
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.54% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.63% 5.56% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 2
Median daily rate £350 £393 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.82% +10.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +20.58% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 228 288 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 8.51% 9.77% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 202 128
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 26
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.36 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.34% -23.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £12.20 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.36 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -4 5 - -
Wiltshire +5 1 £350 -12.50%
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Webmin
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (50.00%) Xymon
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Test Management
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) RIA
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Veeam
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) PHP

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 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Extranet
1 5 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Test Management
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Samba
2 5 (50.00%) Squid
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Webmin
1 5 (50.00%) Xymon
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
Bristol, Somerset
Robert Half
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