Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 July 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.

Nagios
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 174 204
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 -21
Contract jobs citing Nagios 14 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.068% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.42% 0.77% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
West Midlands median daily rate £460 - £425
10th Percentile £421 - £365
90th Percentile £485 - £545
England median daily rate £500 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +239.29% -53.33%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 578 390 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.20% 8.89% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 266 318
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £278 £290
90th Percentile £575 £575 £511
England median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 14
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +2.01% -38.07%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £23.08 £21.50 £24.45
England median hourly rate £19.20 £17.89 £22.00
% change year-on-year +7.35% -18.70% +8.99%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the West Midlands

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in the West Midlands

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Shropshire -19 6 £468 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £450 - 1
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Apache
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (50.00%) JIRA
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) Subversion
6 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) PHP
6 6 (42.86%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (35.71%) Atlassian
7 5 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (35.71%) nginx
7 5 (35.71%) Confluence

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) Confluence
2 5 (35.71%) nginx
3 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (14.29%) GlassFish
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (28.57%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (35.71%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (35.71%) Bitbucket
3 5 (35.71%) ClearCase
3 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
4 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) ArcSight Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA Expert
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Flex
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) CGI
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) Memcached
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Wiki
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Debian
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Python
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) RHCE
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Squid
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) Samba
3 2 (14.29%) Varnish
3 2 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (7.14%) Docker
4 1 (7.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (35.71%) Ansible
2 5 (35.71%) Rundeck
2 5 (35.71%) Terraform
3 4 (28.57%) Graylog
3 4 (28.57%) logstash
3 4 (28.57%) Observium
4 2 (14.29%) HAProxy
4 2 (14.29%) Puppet
4 2 (14.29%) WMI
5 1 (7.14%) Grafana
5 1 (7.14%) Icinga
5 1 (7.14%) Opsview
5 1 (7.14%) Prometheus
5 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
5 1 (7.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Atlassian
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 4 (28.57%) Netskope
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Splunk
6 2 (14.29%) WSO2