Period
to 18 March 2019

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 March 2019 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 174 178
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Nagios 14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.10% 3.01% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 13
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +38.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £548 £340
90th Percentile £575 £663 £514
England median daily rate £500 £474 £450
% change year-on-year +5.54% +5.28% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £32.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year +30.70% -31.91% -

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 667 499 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.55% 10.53% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 316 238
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £263 £267 £279
90th Percentile £588 £600 £550
England median daily rate £500 £495 £450
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £15.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.75% +12.37%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.52 £12.50
90th Percentile £35.15 £30.78 £33.25
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.07 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.46% -14.66% -1.23%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 March 2019. 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 - 5 £500 - 2
Birmingham +3 2 £550 -12.00% 1
Warwickshire +1 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - - 2
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Ansible
2 12 (85.71%) DevOps
3 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (71.43%) ZABBIX
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) Docker
4 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (71.43%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (71.43%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (64.29%) VLAN
6 8 (57.14%) JIRA
6 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
6 8 (57.14%) Maven
6 8 (57.14%) Ruby
6 8 (57.14%) Scrum
6 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (57.14%) Riverbed
6 8 (57.14%) Kanban
6 8 (57.14%) YAML
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle
6 8 (57.14%) SOA
6 8 (57.14%) SDLC
6 8 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus

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%) Confluence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (7.14%) PaaS
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) RIP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon Athena
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
2 8 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (57.14%) YAML
3 2 (14.29%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) Sensu
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 8 (57.14%) Deployment Automation
3 8 (57.14%) Kanban
3 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) SDLC
3 8 (57.14%) SOA
3 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Task Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (28.57%) Release Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 8 (57.14%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Ansible
2 10 (71.43%) Docker Swarm
2 10 (71.43%) ZABBIX
3 8 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (28.57%) Terraform
5 2 (14.29%) Grafana
5 2 (14.29%) Graphite
5 2 (14.29%) Icinga
5 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (7.14%) Nessus
6 1 (7.14%) Nmap
6 1 (7.14%) OpenNMS
6 1 (7.14%) RANCID
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) Riverbed
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL