Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ZABBIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ZABBIX over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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.

ZABBIX
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 696 701 595
Rank change year-on-year +5 -106 +159
Contract jobs citing ZABBIX 197 164 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.36% 1.44% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 106 152
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +11.11% +5.43%
10th Percentile £350 £384 £313
90th Percentile £631 £650 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £390
% change year-on-year -17.50% +28.21% -14.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ZABBIX 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 14,498 11,427 12,324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.05% 11.51% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,752 7,595 7,840
UK median daily rate £500 £468 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +8.72% +7.50%
10th Percentile £295 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +5.45% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 390 271 282
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.29% +22.62%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -40.74% +28.57%

ZABBIX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ZABBIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ZABBIX over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZABBIX within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
England +2 188 £550 +7.32% 50
London -4 112 £575 +12.20% 13
UK excluding London +16 81 £413 -17.50% 38
Midlands -15 31 £370 -32.77% 6
West Midlands -12 27 £413 -25.00% 4
North of England -3 26 £383 +17.69% 10
East of England +9 12 £475 +5.56% 4
Yorkshire -4 10 £413 - 1
North West -10 9 £350 - 4
North East +8 7 £421 +29.62% 5
South East -22 7 £475 +10.47% 6
Scotland - 5 £438 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £338 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ZABBIX 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 ZABBIX.

1 141 (71.57%) DevOps
2 140 (71.07%) Puppet
3 139 (70.56%) Amazon AWS
4 131 (66.50%) Python
5 117 (59.39%) Jenkins
6 111 (56.35%) Linux
7 95 (48.22%) Ansible
8 89 (45.18%) Nagios
9 87 (44.16%) Docker
10 85 (43.15%) Java
10 85 (43.15%) Git (software)
11 81 (41.12%) Terraform
12 77 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (36.55%) Perl
14 66 (33.50%) Sonatype Nexus
15 63 (31.98%) Ruby
16 61 (30.96%) Configuration Management
17 60 (30.46%) Bash Shell
18 59 (29.95%) Elastic Stack
18 59 (29.95%) Kubernetes
19 54 (27.41%) MySQL
20 53 (26.90%) Amazon EC2
20 53 (26.90%) Deployment Automation
21 52 (26.40%) Opscode Chef
22 51 (25.89%) Maven
23 50 (25.38%) Red Hat
24 49 (24.87%) MongoDB
24 49 (24.87%) Bitbucket
25 45 (22.84%) Load Balancing
26 44 (22.34%) PostgreSQL

ZABBIX
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 41 (20.81%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (15.23%) Apache
3 20 (10.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 20 (10.15%) Confluence
4 19 (9.64%) nginx
5 17 (8.63%) Tomcat
6 14 (7.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (6.60%) OpenStack
8 10 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (4.06%) Documentum
10 6 (3.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.52%) JBoss
13 2 (1.02%) IIS
13 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.51%) Jetty
14 1 (0.51%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 139 (70.56%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (26.90%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (21.32%) Amazon ELB
4 39 (19.80%) Amazon S3
4 39 (19.80%) GitHub
5 21 (10.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 21 (10.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 15 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (7.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (5.08%) OpenShift
9 10 (5.08%) Tricentis Tosca
10 8 (4.06%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (3.55%) IBM Cloud
12 6 (3.05%) Office 365
13 5 (2.54%) Datadog
14 4 (2.03%) Mimecast
14 4 (2.03%) PaaS
14 4 (2.03%) SaaS
14 4 (2.03%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.74%) DNS
2 27 (13.71%) Firewall
3 13 (6.60%) OpenLDAP
4 12 (6.09%) OpenVPN
5 9 (4.57%) SSH
5 9 (4.57%) Unicast
6 8 (4.06%) HTTP
6 8 (4.06%) VPN
7 7 (3.55%) VLAN
8 6 (3.05%) DHCP
9 4 (2.03%) BGP
9 4 (2.03%) Broadband
9 4 (2.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (2.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (2.03%) Junos
9 4 (2.03%) MPLS
9 4 (2.03%) OSPF
9 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.52%) IPFIX
10 3 (1.52%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.41%) MySQL
2 49 (24.87%) MongoDB
3 44 (22.34%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (14.72%) NoSQL
5 23 (11.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (10.15%) InfluxDB
7 18 (9.14%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (9.14%) Hadoop
8 15 (7.61%) Redis
9 13 (6.60%) Big Data
10 12 (6.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (5.58%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (3.05%) Couchbase
13 5 (2.54%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (2.03%) HBase
15 3 (1.52%) MariaDB
15 3 (1.52%) SQLite
16 2 (1.02%) Blockchain
17 1 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 117 (59.39%) Jenkins
2 85 (43.15%) Git (software)
3 66 (33.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 51 (25.89%) Maven
5 49 (24.87%) Bitbucket
6 37 (18.78%) Artifactory
7 35 (17.77%) JIRA
8 32 (16.24%) Subversion
9 14 (7.11%) GitLab
9 14 (7.11%) Vagrant
10 12 (6.09%) SonarQube
11 11 (5.58%) Selenium
12 10 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (5.08%) Cucumber
12 10 (5.08%) HP UFT
13 9 (4.57%) Ant
13 9 (4.57%) Gatling
13 9 (4.57%) JMeter
13 9 (4.57%) JUnit
13 9 (4.57%) Liquibase
General
1 14 (7.11%) Marketing
2 12 (6.09%) Finance
3 11 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.06%) Games
5 6 (3.05%) Banking
6 5 (2.54%) Retail
7 2 (1.02%) Automotive
7 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (55.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (26.40%) AWS DevOps
3 48 (24.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 48 (24.37%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (8.63%) Analyst
5 15 (7.61%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (5.08%) Python Engineer
7 8 (4.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (4.06%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (4.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (3.55%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (3.55%) Network Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Administrator
9 6 (3.05%) Architect
9 6 (3.05%) Deployment Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.05%) Systems Support
9 6 (3.05%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (29.95%) Elastic Stack
2 34 (17.26%) Sensu
3 27 (13.71%) Middleware
4 20 (10.15%) Spring Boot
5 16 (8.12%) LAMP
6 15 (7.61%) LAPP Stack
6 15 (7.61%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (7.11%) Kafka
8 13 (6.60%) LEMP Stack
9 11 (5.58%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (5.08%) REST
11 9 (4.57%) LDAP
11 9 (4.57%) MCollective
12 8 (4.06%) Node.js
13 7 (3.55%) YAML
14 5 (2.54%) Web Services
15 4 (2.03%) React
15 4 (2.03%) Spring
16 3 (1.52%) OSGi
16 3 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.69%) Public Cloud
2 18 (9.14%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.14%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (6.09%) PKI
4 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (4.06%) User Experience
7 7 (3.55%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.03%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.03%) Replication
10 3 (1.52%) Clustering
11 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.51%) BBC
12 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.51%) NHS
12 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 111 (56.35%) Linux
2 37 (18.78%) Windows
3 34 (17.26%) CentOS
4 31 (15.74%) Unix
5 26 (13.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (8.12%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.06%) Windows Server
8 6 (3.05%) Debian
9 5 (2.54%) CoreOS
10 4 (2.03%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.03%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.03%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.52%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.51%) AIX
12 1 (0.51%) HPUX
12 1 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (71.57%) DevOps
2 77 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (30.96%) Configuration Management
4 53 (26.90%) Deployment Automation
5 45 (22.84%) Load Balancing
6 43 (21.83%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (17.26%) Test Automation
9 30 (15.23%) Kanban
10 29 (14.72%) E-Commerce
11 27 (13.71%) Open Source
12 26 (13.20%) Scrum
13 25 (12.69%) Continuous Delivery
13 25 (12.69%) Microservices
14 23 (11.68%) SOA
15 20 (10.15%) Content Management
15 20 (10.15%) ITIL
16 17 (8.63%) TDD
17 16 (8.12%) Task Automation
18 14 (7.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 131 (66.50%) Python
2 85 (43.15%) Java
3 72 (36.55%) Perl
4 63 (31.98%) Ruby
5 60 (30.46%) Bash Shell
6 23 (11.68%) JavaScript
7 22 (11.17%) SQL
8 15 (7.61%) PHP
9 14 (7.11%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.08%) Go
11 9 (4.57%) Groovy
12 6 (3.05%) AWK
12 6 (3.05%) C++
13 5 (2.54%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.03%) Scala
15 3 (1.52%) Bourne shell
16 2 (1.02%) C#
16 2 (1.02%) Java 8
16 2 (1.02%) XPath
17 1 (0.51%) Jython
Qualifications
1 28 (14.21%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) CCNA
3 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.02%) Degree
3 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.51%) CCNP
4 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) QA
2 4 (2.03%) GDPR
3 2 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 87 (44.16%) Docker
2 25 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.09%) Squid
3 12 (6.09%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (4.57%) Postfix
4 9 (4.57%) vCloud
5 8 (4.06%) Active Directory
6 7 (3.55%) Apache Flume
6 7 (3.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (3.55%) GPFS
7 6 (3.05%) KVM
7 6 (3.05%) LXC
8 5 (2.54%) vSphere
9 3 (1.52%) NFS
9 3 (1.52%) pfSense
9 3 (1.52%) Samba
10 2 (1.02%) Xen
11 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 140 (71.07%) Puppet
2 95 (48.22%) Ansible
3 89 (45.18%) Nagios
4 81 (41.12%) Terraform
5 59 (29.95%) Kubernetes
6 52 (26.40%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (19.80%) Kibana
7 39 (19.80%) logstash
8 27 (13.71%) Grafana
9 24 (12.18%) Uchiwa
10 22 (11.17%) Pingdom
11 21 (10.66%) Docker Swarm
12 19 (9.64%) Prometheus
12 19 (9.64%) Salt
13 16 (8.12%) Graphite
14 12 (6.09%) Sysdig
15 10 (5.08%) OpenView
15 10 (5.08%) SCOM
16 9 (4.57%) Rancher
17 8 (4.06%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 50 (25.38%) Red Hat
2 42 (21.32%) VMware
3 39 (19.80%) New Relic
4 25 (12.69%) Oracle
4 25 (12.69%) PagerDuty
5 23 (11.68%) hybris
6 22 (11.17%) Microsoft
6 22 (11.17%) Splunk
7 20 (10.15%) Adobe
8 15 (7.61%) HP
8 15 (7.61%) SaltStack
9 14 (7.11%) Google
10 12 (6.09%) CheckPoint
10 12 (6.09%) NetApp
11 9 (4.57%) Sonatype
12 8 (4.06%) Dynatrace
12 8 (4.06%) IBM
12 8 (4.06%) Pega
12 8 (4.06%) SevOne
13 6 (3.05%) Cisco