Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 738 480 771
Rank change year-on-year -258 +291 -65
Contract jobs citing ZABBIX 74 51 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.16% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 1.02% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 36
10th Percentile £359 £250 £351
25th Percentile £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £450 £473
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -4.76% -11.48%
75th Percentile £675 £515 £603
90th Percentile £699 £520 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £510 £405
% change year-on-year -1.96% +25.93% -7.43%

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 13,483 5,022 12,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.01% 16.11% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,640 3,448 8,622
10th Percentile £356 £313 £275
25th Percentile £450 £405 £392
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% - +1.52%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £600
90th Percentile £700 £655 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 93 289
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £12.70
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.25 £14.94
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +17.95% -4.88% +17.14%
75th Percentile £50.19 £40.00 £41.84
90th Percentile £64.75 £53.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.30% -3.75% +14.29%

ZABBIX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ZABBIX over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ZABBIX in the UK

ZABBIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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 19 October 2021. 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 -229 68 £550 +22.22% 30
London -181 39 £550 +45.21% 17
UK excluding London -158 27 £500 -1.96% 17
North of England -79 7 £578 +14.93% 3
South East -108 7 £450 -13.46% 6
Work from Home -238 7 £450 +12.50% 5
North West -58 6 £630 +29.90% 1
South West - 6 £363 - 1
East of England -43 4 £425 +34.39% 3
Midlands -78 2 £658 -
East Midlands - 2 £658 -
North East -13 1 £500 -12.59% 1
Scotland - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 42 (56.76%) Linux
2 41 (55.41%) Ansible
3 39 (52.70%) AWS
4 38 (51.35%) DevOps
5 36 (48.65%) Prometheus
6 35 (47.30%) VMware
7 34 (45.95%) Terraform
8 32 (43.24%) Kubernetes
8 32 (43.24%) Docker
9 31 (41.89%) Bash Shell
10 30 (40.54%) Python
11 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (35.14%) Grafana
13 25 (33.78%) Splunk
14 23 (31.08%) Jenkins
14 23 (31.08%) Configuration Management
15 22 (29.73%) Azure
16 21 (28.38%) DNS
17 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
18 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (24.32%) Windows
18 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (22.97%) Ruby
19 17 (22.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 17 (22.97%) nginx
19 17 (22.97%) Puppet
20 16 (21.62%) GitLab
20 16 (21.62%) Nagios
21 15 (20.27%) MySQL
21 15 (20.27%) Bitbucket

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 17 (22.97%) nginx
2 8 (10.81%) Traefik
3 5 (6.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.05%) Confluence
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) Apache
7 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 39 (52.70%) AWS
2 22 (29.73%) Azure
3 13 (17.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (16.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (14.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (12.16%) GCP
7 7 (9.46%) Datadog
7 7 (9.46%) PaaS
8 6 (8.11%) GitHub
9 4 (5.41%) Amazon S3
9 4 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (5.41%) IaaS
9 4 (5.41%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (5.41%) Serverless
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (2.70%) OpenShift
10 2 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) DNS
2 10 (13.51%) SAN
3 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.81%) VPN
4 6 (8.11%) Internet
4 6 (8.11%) SSL
5 5 (6.76%) WAN
6 4 (5.41%) Junos
6 4 (5.41%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (4.05%) Firewall
7 3 (4.05%) MPLS
8 2 (2.70%) 5G
8 2 (2.70%) Broadband
8 2 (2.70%) LAN
8 2 (2.70%) OpenVPN
8 2 (2.70%) VLAN
9 1 (1.35%) DHCP
9 1 (1.35%) SD-WAN
9 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) MySQL
2 11 (14.86%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.76%) Couchbase
5 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.05%) MariaDB
6 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.70%) Big Data
7 2 (2.70%) Redis
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Jenkins
2 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.62%) GitLab
4 15 (20.27%) Bitbucket
5 10 (13.51%) SonarQube
5 10 (13.51%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (10.81%) JIRA
7 6 (8.11%) Selenium
8 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.41%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (5.41%) JUnit
10 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.35%) git-flow
10 1 (1.35%) Maven
10 1 (1.35%) Mocha
General
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Social Skills
3 7 (9.46%) Games
3 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Developer
3 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
4 7 (9.46%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (9.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Azure Developer
4 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Administrator
5 5 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer - Fintech
6 4 (5.41%) Monitoring Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) DBA
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) Kafka
2 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 12 (16.22%) GraphQL
3 8 (10.81%) cloud-init
4 7 (9.46%) OAuth
5 6 (8.11%) Web Services
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Core
6 5 (6.76%) gRPC
6 5 (6.76%) JWT
6 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (5.41%) YAML
8 3 (4.05%) Node.js
9 2 (2.70%) OAuth2
9 2 (2.70%) React
10 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.35%) Express
10 1 (1.35%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (1.35%) Nunjucks
10 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
10 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Clustering
1 12 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (10.81%) PKI
3 6 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (5.41%) CMDB
4 4 (5.41%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.76%) Linux
2 18 (24.32%) Windows
3 17 (22.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (20.27%) CentOS
5 10 (13.51%) Ubuntu
6 9 (12.16%) Debian
7 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.41%) Unix
9 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) DevOps
2 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.08%) Configuration Management
4 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.57%) TDD
6 12 (16.22%) Analytics
6 12 (16.22%) BDD
6 12 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
6 12 (16.22%) Data Analytics
6 12 (16.22%) DevSecOps
6 12 (16.22%) Fintech
7 9 (12.16%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
7 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Load Balancing
9 7 (9.46%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.46%) Scrum
10 5 (6.76%) Database Security
10 5 (6.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) Bash Shell
2 30 (40.54%) Python
3 17 (22.97%) Ruby
4 12 (16.22%) C#
4 12 (16.22%) SQL
5 8 (10.81%) Go
5 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.76%) C
6 5 (6.76%) PHP
7 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.05%) Perl
9 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.35%) C-shell
10 1 (1.35%) Java
10 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) CCNA
3 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
3 4 (5.41%) MCSE
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.05%) CCNP
5 2 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) QA
2 8 (10.81%) NCSC
3 4 (5.41%) SLA
4 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.35%) Accessibility
5 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.35%) NIST
System Software
1 32 (43.24%) Docker
2 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) vSphere
4 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.76%) vCloud
4 5 (6.76%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (6.76%) VirtualBox
5 4 (5.41%) XenApp
6 3 (4.05%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.35%) Btrfs
7 1 (1.35%) Ceph
7 1 (1.35%) Corosync
7 1 (1.35%) DRBD
7 1 (1.35%) NFS
7 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (55.41%) Ansible
2 36 (48.65%) Prometheus
3 34 (45.95%) Terraform
4 32 (43.24%) Kubernetes
5 26 (35.14%) Grafana
6 17 (22.97%) Puppet
7 16 (21.62%) Nagios
8 14 (18.92%) HAProxy
9 13 (17.57%) Consul
10 9 (12.16%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (10.81%) Graphite
11 8 (10.81%) Istio
11 8 (10.81%) linkerd
11 8 (10.81%) Packer
12 6 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (6.76%) Fluentd
14 4 (5.41%) Avamar
14 4 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 3 (4.05%) yum
16 2 (2.70%) Graylog
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) VMware
2 25 (33.78%) Splunk
3 14 (18.92%) Red Hat
4 12 (16.22%) New Relic
4 12 (16.22%) Spiceworks
5 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.16%) Citrix
7 8 (10.81%) PagerDuty
8 7 (9.46%) Atlassian
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco
9 5 (6.76%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.76%) CA
9 5 (6.76%) Coverity
9 5 (6.76%) CyberArk
9 5 (6.76%) HP
9 5 (6.76%) Oracle
9 5 (6.76%) Palo Alto
9 5 (6.76%) Sonatype
10 4 (5.41%) Dell
10 4 (5.41%) F5