Period
to 17 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 739 678 711
Rank change year-on-year -61 +33 +33
Contract jobs citing ZABBIX 142 155 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.09% 1.57% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 103 123
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.11% -2.63%
10th Percentile £397 £313 £342
90th Percentile £638 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £504 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.94% +5.88% -5.56%
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 12,971 9,887 11,407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.05% 10.88% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,607 6,538 7,270
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £602 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 225 274
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.64 £23.00
% change year-on-year -0.77% -23.33% +13.95%

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 June 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 12 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 June 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 -53 136 £550 +10.00% 60
London -48 110 £550 +7.32% 42
UK excluding London -41 32 £504 +11.94% 19
South East -18 10 £475 +11.76% 7
North of England -29 8 £580 +65.71% 6
Midlands -12 7 £550 -
West Midlands -21 7 £550 -
North West -17 6 £600 - 3
Scotland - 6 £438 - 1
East of England +10 1 £375 -16.67% 2
Yorkshire -28 1 £550 +57.14% 3
North East - 1 £313 -

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 117 (82.39%) DevOps
2 112 (78.87%) Python
3 100 (70.42%) Puppet
4 96 (67.61%) Amazon AWS
5 94 (66.20%) Jenkins
6 82 (57.75%) Linux
7 78 (54.93%) Git (software)
8 70 (49.30%) Ansible
9 69 (48.59%) Java
10 66 (46.48%) Terraform
11 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (40.85%) Docker
13 57 (40.14%) Nagios
13 57 (40.14%) Perl
14 56 (39.44%) Sonatype Nexus
15 51 (35.92%) Ruby
16 48 (33.80%) Amazon EC2
17 42 (29.58%) Bash Shell
17 42 (29.58%) Kubernetes
18 38 (26.76%) Amazon ELB
18 38 (26.76%) CentOS
18 38 (26.76%) Red Hat
18 38 (26.76%) PostgreSQL
19 37 (26.06%) Elastic Stack
20 36 (25.35%) VMware
21 35 (24.65%) MySQL
22 34 (23.94%) Maven
22 34 (23.94%) Configuration Management
22 34 (23.94%) Deployment Automation
23 33 (23.24%) New Relic

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 31 (21.83%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (21.13%) Tomcat
3 23 (16.20%) Apache
4 20 (14.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (9.86%) nginx
6 13 (9.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (8.45%) Confluence
8 10 (7.04%) JBoss
9 8 (5.63%) Jetty
9 8 (5.63%) Mule ESB
9 8 (5.63%) WildFly
10 6 (4.23%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (3.52%) Apache Spark
12 4 (2.82%) Apache Solr
12 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
13 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
13 2 (1.41%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.70%) IIS
14 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 96 (67.61%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (33.80%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (26.76%) Amazon ELB
4 31 (21.83%) Amazon S3
5 25 (17.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 21 (14.79%) GitHub
7 18 (12.68%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (9.15%) Serverless
9 11 (7.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (4.23%) OpenShift
11 6 (4.23%) Tricentis Tosca
12 5 (3.52%) AWS CloudTrail
13 4 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (2.82%) Datadog
13 4 (2.82%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (2.11%) Bluemix
14 3 (2.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) Firewall
1 19 (13.38%) OpenLDAP
2 14 (9.86%) VPN
3 13 (9.15%) DNS
4 8 (5.63%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (5.63%) SSH
5 7 (4.93%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.23%) FTP
6 6 (4.23%) SMTP
6 6 (4.23%) SNMP
7 5 (3.52%) HTTP
7 5 (3.52%) OpenVPN
8 4 (2.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (2.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (2.82%) MPLS
8 4 (2.82%) SMS
9 3 (2.11%) DHCP
9 3 (2.11%) VLAN
9 3 (2.11%) WAN
10 2 (1.41%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (24.65%) MySQL
3 19 (13.38%) MongoDB
4 18 (12.68%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (12.68%) NoSQL
5 14 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
6 12 (8.45%) InfluxDB
7 10 (7.04%) HBase
8 9 (6.34%) Redis
9 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (4.23%) Couchbase
10 6 (4.23%) IBM BigInsights
10 6 (4.23%) Neo4j
11 4 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (2.82%) Big Data
12 3 (2.11%) DB2
13 2 (1.41%) Blockchain
13 2 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 94 (66.20%) Jenkins
2 78 (54.93%) Git (software)
3 56 (39.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 34 (23.94%) Maven
5 29 (20.42%) Bitbucket
6 27 (19.01%) Artifactory
7 24 (16.90%) Subversion
8 19 (13.38%) JIRA
9 13 (9.15%) GitLab
10 11 (7.75%) Gerrit
11 8 (5.63%) Mercurial
12 7 (4.93%) SonarQube
13 6 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (4.23%) Cucumber
13 6 (4.23%) HP UFT
13 6 (4.23%) Selenium
14 4 (2.82%) Ant
14 4 (2.82%) JUnit
14 4 (2.82%) Liquibase
14 4 (2.82%) Spinnaker
General
1 11 (7.75%) Marketing
2 7 (4.93%) Games
3 4 (2.82%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Finance
4 3 (2.11%) French Language
5 2 (1.41%) Billing
5 2 (1.41%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (59.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (27.46%) AWS DevOps
3 33 (23.24%) AWS Engineer
4 30 (21.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (6.34%) Architect
5 9 (6.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (5.63%) DevOps Manager
6 8 (5.63%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (4.93%) Consultant
7 7 (4.93%) DevOps Consultant
7 7 (4.93%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (4.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Administrator
8 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Python Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (3.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.06%) Elastic Stack
2 20 (14.08%) Sensu
3 19 (13.38%) LAPP Stack
4 16 (11.27%) ActiveMQ
4 16 (11.27%) LAMP
5 15 (10.56%) Spring Boot
6 13 (9.15%) LEMP Stack
6 13 (9.15%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (7.75%) Middleware
8 9 (6.34%) LDAP
8 9 (6.34%) OSGi
9 8 (5.63%) Node.js
10 6 (4.23%) .NET
10 6 (4.23%) Web Services
10 6 (4.23%) YAML
11 5 (3.52%) Kafka
12 4 (2.82%) Apache Camel
12 4 (2.82%) JSON
12 4 (2.82%) MCollective
12 4 (2.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (4.93%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.41%) NHS
7 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.70%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (57.75%) Linux
2 38 (26.76%) CentOS
3 29 (20.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (11.27%) Ubuntu
4 16 (11.27%) Windows
5 10 (7.04%) Unix
6 5 (3.52%) CoreOS
7 4 (2.82%) Debian
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.70%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.70%) HPUX
9 1 (0.70%) Solaris
9 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (82.39%) DevOps
2 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.94%) Configuration Management
3 34 (23.94%) Deployment Automation
4 31 (21.83%) Load Balancing
5 28 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
5 28 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (18.31%) Scrum
7 24 (16.90%) E-Commerce
8 23 (16.20%) Microservices
9 21 (14.79%) Kanban
10 19 (13.38%) Content Management
11 18 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (11.27%) Open Source
13 13 (9.15%) SOA
13 13 (9.15%) Test Automation
14 12 (8.45%) TDD
15 11 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (7.04%) Continuous Deployment
17 9 (6.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 112 (78.87%) Python
2 69 (48.59%) Java
3 57 (40.14%) Perl
4 51 (35.92%) Ruby
5 42 (29.58%) Bash Shell
6 15 (10.56%) SQL
7 11 (7.75%) Groovy
7 11 (7.75%) PHP
8 10 (7.04%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.63%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.93%) Go
11 6 (4.23%) AWK
12 4 (2.82%) C++
12 4 (2.82%) Scala
13 2 (1.41%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.41%) Java 8
13 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.70%) C
14 1 (0.70%) Jython
14 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) Degree
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.70%) RHCE
4 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) GDPR
3 2 (1.41%) GCP
4 1 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (40.85%) Docker
2 21 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.56%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (7.04%) Xen
5 9 (6.34%) Squid
6 8 (5.63%) Active Directory
7 6 (4.23%) vSphere
8 5 (3.52%) HDFS
9 4 (2.82%) Postfix
9 4 (2.82%) vCloud
10 3 (2.11%) KVM
11 2 (1.41%) Apache Flume
11 2 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.70%) NFS
12 1 (0.70%) Samba
12 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.70%) XenApp
12 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 100 (70.42%) Puppet
2 70 (49.30%) Ansible
3 66 (46.48%) Terraform
4 57 (40.14%) Nagios
5 42 (29.58%) Kubernetes
6 33 (23.24%) Kibana
7 28 (19.72%) logstash
8 22 (15.49%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (11.97%) Uchiwa
10 16 (11.27%) Consul
11 14 (9.86%) Pingdom
12 13 (9.15%) Packer
12 13 (9.15%) Prometheus
13 10 (7.04%) OpenView
14 9 (6.34%) HAProxy
14 9 (6.34%) Rundeck
15 8 (5.63%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (5.63%) Grafana
15 8 (5.63%) Sysdig
16 7 (4.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (26.76%) Red Hat
2 36 (25.35%) VMware
3 33 (23.24%) New Relic
4 21 (14.79%) hybris
4 21 (14.79%) Oracle
5 20 (14.08%) Adobe
6 15 (10.56%) PagerDuty
7 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
8 11 (7.75%) IBM
9 10 (7.04%) HP
9 10 (7.04%) SaltStack
9 10 (7.04%) Splunk
10 9 (6.34%) Google
11 8 (5.63%) F5
12 6 (4.23%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.52%) Cisco
13 5 (3.52%) ForgeRock
14 4 (2.82%) AppDynamics
14 4 (2.82%) Juniper
14 4 (2.82%) Sonatype