Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 732 700 667
Rank change year-on-year -32 -33 +121
Contract jobs citing ZABBIX 156 162 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.12% 1.49% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 108 135
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £313
90th Percentile £673 £596 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -6.37% +18.75% -5.88%
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 13,932 10,898 12,413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.62% 11.39% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,322 7,221 7,981
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 236 267
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -22.22% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £48.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -36.00% +21.95%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -69 150 £550 +7.32% 39
London 0 117 £575 +12.20% 18
UK excluding London -41 39 £445 -6.37% 21
North of England +3 16 £550 +57.14% 8
South East -30 9 £475 +11.76% 3
North West -8 8 £580 - 4
Midlands -18 7 £350 -36.36%
Yorkshire -10 6 £315 -10.00% 3
Scotland - 6 £438 -
West Midlands -39 4 £500 -9.09%
East Midlands - 3 £350 -
North East - 2 £313 - 1
East of England -9 1 £375 -16.67% 9

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 121 (77.56%) DevOps
2 113 (72.44%) Python
3 112 (71.79%) Puppet
4 111 (71.15%) Amazon AWS
5 97 (62.18%) Jenkins
6 89 (57.05%) Linux
7 82 (52.56%) Ansible
8 78 (50.00%) Java
9 74 (47.44%) Git (software)
10 72 (46.15%) Terraform
11 70 (44.87%) Docker
12 67 (42.95%) Nagios
13 57 (36.54%) Sonatype Nexus
14 56 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
15 55 (35.26%) Amazon EC2
16 52 (33.33%) Ruby
17 51 (32.69%) Perl
17 51 (32.69%) Kubernetes
18 50 (32.05%) Bash Shell
19 49 (31.41%) Bitbucket
20 48 (30.77%) Elastic Stack
21 46 (29.49%) Configuration Management
22 44 (28.21%) Amazon ELB
23 42 (26.92%) Kibana
24 39 (25.00%) Load Balancing
25 37 (23.72%) MySQL
25 37 (23.72%) Elasticsearch
25 37 (23.72%) Amazon S3
25 37 (23.72%) Deployment Automation
26 36 (23.08%) GitHub

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 37 (23.72%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (13.46%) Tomcat
4 20 (12.82%) Apache
5 14 (8.97%) Confluence
6 10 (6.41%) nginx
7 9 (5.77%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.21%) Jetty
8 5 (3.21%) Mule ESB
8 5 (3.21%) WildFly
9 4 (2.56%) JBoss
10 3 (1.92%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.28%) IIS
11 2 (1.28%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 111 (71.15%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (35.26%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (28.21%) Amazon ELB
4 37 (23.72%) Amazon S3
5 36 (23.08%) GitHub
6 27 (17.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (9.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (7.05%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (5.77%) OpenShift
10 9 (5.77%) Tricentis Tosca
11 7 (4.49%) Serverless
12 5 (3.21%) Datadog
12 5 (3.21%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.92%) Office 365
15 2 (1.28%) PaaS
15 2 (1.28%) Route 53
15 2 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.26%) DNS
2 14 (8.97%) OpenLDAP
3 13 (8.33%) Firewall
4 11 (7.05%) SSH
4 11 (7.05%) VPN
5 10 (6.41%) OpenVPN
6 8 (5.13%) HTTP
7 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.21%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (2.56%) SNMP
10 3 (1.92%) BGP
10 3 (1.92%) FTP
10 3 (1.92%) IPsec
10 3 (1.92%) Junos
10 3 (1.92%) MPLS
10 3 (1.92%) OSPF
11 2 (1.28%) MRTG
11 2 (1.28%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.72%) MySQL
2 33 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 26 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 19 (12.18%) Amazon RDS
4 19 (12.18%) InfluxDB
5 18 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (5.77%) Redis
7 8 (5.13%) Big Data
7 8 (5.13%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.85%) Couchbase
9 5 (3.21%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.56%) HBase
11 3 (1.92%) IBM BigInsights
11 3 (1.92%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.28%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 97 (62.18%) Jenkins
2 74 (47.44%) Git (software)
3 57 (36.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 49 (31.41%) Bitbucket
5 36 (23.08%) Maven
6 34 (21.79%) Artifactory
7 23 (14.74%) JIRA
7 23 (14.74%) Subversion
8 12 (7.69%) SonarQube
9 11 (7.05%) GitLab
10 9 (5.77%) Ant
10 9 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (5.77%) Cucumber
10 9 (5.77%) HP UFT
10 9 (5.77%) JUnit
10 9 (5.77%) Liquibase
10 9 (5.77%) Selenium
11 7 (4.49%) Gerrit
11 7 (4.49%) Gradle
12 5 (3.21%) Gatling
General
1 12 (7.69%) Marketing
2 11 (7.05%) Finance
3 8 (5.13%) Games
4 7 (4.49%) Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.28%) French Language
5 2 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (55.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (30.77%) AWS DevOps
3 40 (25.64%) AWS Engineer
4 39 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Analyst
6 9 (5.77%) Architect
6 9 (5.77%) Python Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Administrator
8 7 (4.49%) DevOps Manager
9 6 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.21%) DevOps Consultant
10 5 (3.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 5 (3.21%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.77%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (16.67%) Sensu
3 19 (12.18%) Spring Boot
4 12 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (7.05%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (5.77%) MCollective
6 9 (5.77%) Middleware
6 9 (5.77%) REST
7 8 (5.13%) Kafka
7 8 (5.13%) LAMP
7 8 (5.13%) LDAP
8 7 (4.49%) LAPP Stack
8 7 (4.49%) Node.js
9 6 (3.85%) .NET
10 5 (3.21%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (2.56%) OSGi
11 4 (2.56%) YAML
12 3 (1.92%) React
12 3 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Public Cloud
2 14 (8.97%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.92%) Replication
7 2 (1.28%) Clustering
7 2 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.28%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) BBC
8 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.64%) Fintech
8 1 (0.64%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 89 (57.05%) Linux
2 29 (18.59%) CentOS
3 19 (12.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (12.18%) Ubuntu
3 19 (12.18%) Unix
4 18 (11.54%) Windows
5 6 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.21%) CoreOS
7 4 (2.56%) Debian
8 2 (1.28%) HPUX
8 2 (1.28%) Solaris
8 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.64%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.64%) MVS
9 1 (0.64%) VME
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (77.56%) DevOps
2 56 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (29.49%) Configuration Management
4 39 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 37 (23.72%) Deployment Automation
6 35 (22.44%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (17.95%) E-Commerce
7 28 (17.95%) Microservices
8 24 (15.38%) Content Management
8 24 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (10.90%) Scrum
11 15 (9.62%) Test Automation
12 13 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (7.69%) Service Management
13 12 (7.69%) TDD
14 11 (7.05%) Kanban
14 11 (7.05%) SOA
15 10 (6.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 113 (72.44%) Python
2 78 (50.00%) Java
3 52 (33.33%) Ruby
4 51 (32.69%) Perl
5 50 (32.05%) Bash Shell
6 22 (14.10%) SQL
7 16 (10.26%) PHP
8 15 (9.62%) PowerShell
9 13 (8.33%) Groovy
10 9 (5.77%) Go
11 7 (4.49%) C++
11 7 (4.49%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.21%) Scala
13 4 (2.56%) AWK
14 3 (1.92%) Java 8
15 2 (1.28%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.28%) C#
16 1 (0.64%) C
16 1 (0.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) Degree
4 2 (1.28%) CCNA
4 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) CCNP
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.64%) RHCE
5 1 (0.64%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) GDPR
3 2 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.28%) GCP
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (44.87%) Docker
2 18 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (7.69%) Squid
5 9 (5.77%) Postfix
5 9 (5.77%) vCloud
6 8 (5.13%) Active Directory
7 7 (4.49%) Xen
8 6 (3.85%) vSphere
9 5 (3.21%) GPFS
10 4 (2.56%) LXC
11 3 (1.92%) KVM
12 2 (1.28%) Apache Flume
12 2 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
12 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.64%) NFS
13 1 (0.64%) Samba
13 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 112 (71.79%) Puppet
2 82 (52.56%) Ansible
3 72 (46.15%) Terraform
4 67 (42.95%) Nagios
5 51 (32.69%) Kubernetes
6 42 (26.92%) Kibana
7 35 (22.44%) logstash
8 32 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (13.46%) Uchiwa
10 20 (12.82%) Pingdom
11 17 (10.90%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (10.26%) Grafana
13 15 (9.62%) Prometheus
14 12 (7.69%) Sysdig
15 11 (7.05%) Graphite
15 11 (7.05%) HAProxy
15 11 (7.05%) OpenView
16 10 (6.41%) Consul
16 10 (6.41%) SCOM
17 9 (5.77%) Rancher
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) New Relic
1 35 (22.44%) VMware
2 32 (20.51%) Red Hat
3 26 (16.67%) hybris
4 24 (15.38%) Adobe
5 21 (13.46%) PagerDuty
6 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 15 (9.62%) SaltStack
7 15 (9.62%) Splunk
8 14 (8.97%) HP
9 13 (8.33%) Google
10 12 (7.69%) Oracle
11 9 (5.77%) IBM
11 9 (5.77%) Sonatype
12 7 (4.49%) Cisco
12 7 (4.49%) F5
13 6 (3.85%) Dynatrace
14 5 (3.21%) Juniper
14 5 (3.21%) SevOne
14 5 (3.21%) SolarWinds