Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 173 199
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 -15
Contract jobs citing Nagios 18 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.74% 3.35% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 13
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £625 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +35.87% +47.20%
10th Percentile £363 £548 £340
90th Percentile £550 £663 £533
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £39.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year +5.22% +25.20% -18.59%

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 658 507 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.68% 10.42% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 308 270
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +38.33%
10th Percentile £275 £231 £275
90th Percentile £575 £590 £540
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £14.53 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.37% -3.17% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.96 £12.80
90th Percentile £28.25 £51.50 £19.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.26 £20.73
% change year-on-year +1.42% -16.76% +3.65%

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
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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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 -46 14 £478 - 1
Birmingham -6 1 £550 -12.00% 3
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (88.89%) Ansible
2 16 (88.89%) DevOps
3 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
4 13 (72.22%) Confluence
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle Database
4 13 (72.22%) JIRA
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle
5 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (61.11%) Terraform
7 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (50.00%) Scrum
8 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (44.44%) Bitbucket
9 8 (44.44%) Vagrant
9 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (44.44%) nginx
9 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (44.44%) Rundeck
9 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
9 8 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (44.44%) VMware
9 8 (44.44%) Subversion
9 8 (44.44%) Atlassian
9 8 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 13 (72.22%) Confluence
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) nginx
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) SSL
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle Database
2 10 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 13 (72.22%) JIRA
3 8 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (44.44%) Bitbucket
3 8 (44.44%) ClearCase
3 8 (44.44%) Subversion
3 8 (44.44%) Vagrant
4 5 (27.78%) Maven
4 5 (27.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (27.78%) YAML
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (33.33%) Task Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (27.78%) Kanban
7 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
7 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (27.78%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) SOA
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
8 4 (22.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (22.22%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) Ansible
2 11 (61.11%) Terraform
3 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (44.44%) Rundeck
4 6 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (33.33%) ZABBIX
5 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 2 (11.11%) Icinga
7 1 (5.56%) Grafana
7 1 (5.56%) Graphite
7 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
7 1 (5.56%) Opsview
7 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 8 (44.44%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) Brocade
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL