Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 4 July 2022 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
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 706 670 526
Rank change year-on-year -36 -144 +159
Contract jobs citing Nagios 138 77 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 0.72% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 52 51
10th Percentile £400 £381 £425
25th Percentile £435 £422 £469
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £575 £538 £575
90th Percentile £665 £559 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
10th Percentile - £45.88 -
25th Percentile - £47.71 £42.50
Median hourly rate - £51.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year - +14.44% +89.47%
75th Percentile - £53.00 £47.50
90th Percentile - £53.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +14.44% -

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,135 10,657 6,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.78% 16.06% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,220 7,520 4,395
10th Percentile £363 £350 £304
25th Percentile £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 157 150
10th Percentile £13.20 £15.00 £12.49
25th Percentile £15.75 £18.00 £14.56
Median hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -33.82% +70.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £47.50 £51.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £63.60 £50.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.37% +14.44% +14.30%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Nagios as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Nagios.

Daily rate trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Nagios over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Nagios.

Hourly rate trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -63 100 £500 - 27
Work from Home -46 73 £498 +20.61% 9
UK excluding London -50 50 £500 - 22
London -67 50 £500 +3.09% 6
South East -33 13 £500 -3.61% 4
Midlands -25 11 £445 - 1
North West -37 11 £525 +5.00% 6
North of England -58 11 £525 +5.00% 9
West Midlands -31 9 £445 - 1
Scotland -8 7 £400 +6.67% 1
East of England - 4 £513 - 3
South West -15 3 £638 +74.73% 4
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £160 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 with a requirement for Nagios.

1 85 (61.59%) Linux
2 70 (50.72%) AWS
3 67 (48.55%) Ansible
4 58 (42.03%) Docker
5 56 (40.58%) DevOps
5 56 (40.58%) Windows
6 54 (39.13%) Azure
7 52 (37.68%) Terraform
8 47 (34.06%) CI/CD
9 46 (33.33%) Kubernetes
9 46 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 44 (31.88%) Configuration Management
11 43 (31.16%) PowerShell
12 42 (30.43%) Puppet
13 39 (28.26%) Security Cleared
13 39 (28.26%) Python
14 38 (27.54%) Firewall
15 36 (26.09%) VPN
15 36 (26.09%) Bash
16 35 (25.36%) Unix
16 35 (25.36%) Red Hat
16 35 (25.36%) Git (software)
17 34 (24.64%) DNS
18 33 (23.91%) Windows Server
19 32 (23.19%) SC Cleared
20 30 (21.74%) VMware
20 30 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
21 28 (20.29%) Elastic Stack
22 27 (19.57%) DHCP
22 27 (19.57%) ITIL

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (13.04%) Apache
2 11 (7.97%) Confluence
3 6 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.35%) WordPress
4 5 (3.62%) JBoss
4 5 (3.62%) nginx
4 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.17%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.17%) IIS
5 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.72%) Site Server
6 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 70 (50.72%) AWS
2 54 (39.13%) Azure
3 26 (18.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (14.49%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (13.04%) Datadog
5 18 (13.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (12.32%) Amazon S3
6 17 (12.32%) GCP
7 16 (11.59%) Amazon ECS
7 16 (11.59%) AWS CodePipeline
7 16 (11.59%) Route 53
8 15 (10.87%) GitHub
9 14 (10.14%) AWS CodeBuild
10 9 (6.52%) Azure Monitor
11 6 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
11 6 (4.35%) Azure Sentinel
11 6 (4.35%) Azure Stack
11 6 (4.35%) SaaS
12 5 (3.62%) Microsoft 365
12 5 (3.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.54%) Firewall
2 36 (26.09%) VPN
3 34 (24.64%) DNS
4 27 (19.57%) DHCP
5 13 (9.42%) TCP/IP
6 12 (8.70%) MPLS
7 11 (7.97%) SNMP
7 11 (7.97%) WAN
8 10 (7.25%) BGP
9 8 (5.80%) LAN
9 8 (5.80%) Network Security
10 7 (5.07%) IPv6
10 7 (5.07%) VLAN
11 6 (4.35%) Multicast
11 6 (4.35%) OSPF
12 5 (3.62%) IPsec
13 4 (2.90%) SSH
13 4 (2.90%) SSL
14 3 (2.17%) SAN
14 3 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.32%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (10.14%) MySQL
3 7 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.62%) Redis
6 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.17%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.45%) Power BI
8 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.72%) DynamoDB
9 1 (0.72%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.72%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.72%) Riak
9 1 (0.72%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 46 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 35 (25.36%) Git (software)
3 19 (13.77%) Subversion
4 15 (10.87%) Maven
5 13 (9.42%) JIRA
6 12 (8.70%) GitLab
7 9 (6.52%) JMeter
8 8 (5.80%) Artifactory
8 8 (5.80%) JUnit
9 5 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.90%) Selenium
10 4 (2.90%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.17%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.45%) CircleCI
12 2 (1.45%) Cypress.io
12 2 (1.45%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (10.14%) Social Skills
2 12 (8.70%) Finance
3 11 (7.97%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
4 3 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (2.17%) Retail
5 2 (1.45%) Electronics
5 2 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Aviation
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Local Government
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (7.97%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (7.25%) Architect
3 10 (7.25%) Network Engineer
4 9 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (5.80%) Administrator
6 7 (5.07%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (5.07%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 6 (4.35%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 6 (4.35%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 5 (3.62%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (3.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (3.62%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 4 (2.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.90%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (2.90%) Monitoring Engineer
9 4 (2.90%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.29%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (5.07%) .NET
3 5 (3.62%) LDAP
4 4 (2.90%) Kafka
5 3 (2.17%) JSON
5 3 (2.17%) Keycloak
5 3 (2.17%) REST
5 3 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (0.72%) ADO
6 1 (0.72%) Ajax
6 1 (0.72%) CSS
6 1 (0.72%) ebXML
6 1 (0.72%) HTML
6 1 (0.72%) jQuery
6 1 (0.72%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.72%) Middleware
6 1 (0.72%) SOAP
6 1 (0.72%) Spring
6 1 (0.72%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (10.87%) Public Cloud
3 12 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.07%) Reinsurance
6 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.90%) Clustering
7 4 (2.90%) CMDB
7 4 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.90%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.17%) PKI
9 2 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.72%) Derivative
10 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (61.59%) Linux
2 56 (40.58%) Windows
3 35 (25.36%) Unix
4 33 (23.91%) Windows Server
5 25 (18.12%) CentOS
6 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (13.77%) Ubuntu
8 18 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2016
10 14 (10.14%) Amazon Linux
11 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (7.97%) Solaris
13 6 (4.35%) AIX
14 5 (3.62%) VMS
14 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2019
15 2 (1.45%) Android
15 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.45%) Windows 10
15 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.58%) DevOps
2 47 (34.06%) CI/CD
3 44 (31.88%) Configuration Management
4 30 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 27 (19.57%) ITIL
6 23 (16.67%) Agile
7 21 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (13.04%) Migration
9 16 (11.59%) Service Management
9 16 (11.59%) Technical Leadership
10 15 (10.87%) Change Management
10 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
11 14 (10.14%) Mathematics
11 14 (10.14%) Physics
12 13 (9.42%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 12 (8.70%) Load Balancing
13 12 (8.70%) Workload Management
14 11 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (7.97%) ITSM
14 11 (7.97%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.16%) PowerShell
2 39 (28.26%) Python
3 36 (26.09%) Bash
4 14 (10.14%) Java
4 14 (10.14%) Shell Script
5 9 (6.52%) C
5 9 (6.52%) C-shell
6 7 (5.07%) SQL
7 5 (3.62%) Korn
7 5 (3.62%) Perl
8 3 (2.17%) Go
8 3 (2.17%) Ruby
9 2 (1.45%) C#
9 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.45%) PHP
10 1 (0.72%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 32 (23.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.59%) AWS Certification
4 9 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.35%) CCIE
5 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.90%) Degree
7 3 (2.17%) CCNP
8 2 (1.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (1.45%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.45%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.72%) CISMP
9 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 58 (42.03%) Docker
2 19 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.59%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.62%) VMware NSX
5 5 (3.62%) vSphere
6 4 (2.90%) NFS
6 4 (2.90%) Samba
6 4 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.17%) iptables
8 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.45%) XenApp
9 1 (0.72%) Firmware
9 1 (0.72%) pfSense
9 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 67 (48.55%) Ansible
2 52 (37.68%) Terraform
3 46 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 42 (30.43%) Puppet
5 26 (18.84%) Prometheus
6 24 (17.39%) Grafana
7 21 (15.22%) SCOM
8 20 (14.49%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (13.77%) ZABBIX
10 17 (12.32%) Opsview
11 6 (4.35%) HAProxy
11 6 (4.35%) yum
12 5 (3.62%) NetBackup
13 4 (2.90%) vCenter Server
14 3 (2.17%) Check_MK
14 3 (2.17%) Consul
15 2 (1.45%) CA Spectrum
15 2 (1.45%) Packer
15 2 (1.45%) SCCM
16 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (25.36%) Red Hat
2 30 (21.74%) VMware
3 24 (17.39%) SolarWinds
4 23 (16.67%) Splunk
5 22 (15.94%) Microsoft
6 15 (10.87%) CA
6 15 (10.87%) Cisco
7 11 (7.97%) Oracle
8 10 (7.25%) AppDynamics
8 10 (7.25%) Citrix
8 10 (7.25%) ServiceNow
9 7 (5.07%) HP
10 6 (4.35%) F5
11 5 (3.62%) IBM
11 5 (3.62%) New Relic
12 4 (2.90%) Arista
12 4 (2.90%) Dell
12 4 (2.90%) Fujitsu
12 4 (2.90%) Google
12 4 (2.90%) Palo Alto