Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 2017 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 199 184
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15 -18
Contract jobs citing Nagios 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.068% 0.17% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% 1.71% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
West Midlands median daily rate - £425 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +142.86% -50.00%
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £14.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +239.29% -53.33% +93.55%

Nagios is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 381 585 333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 8.66% 9.76% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 310 181
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +10.34% +15.08%
10th Percentile £281 £286 £200
90th Percentile £575 £510 £538
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 39
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -34.88% +59.26%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.65 £12.07
90th Percentile £20.70 £24.55 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £20.19
% change year-on-year -17.96% +5.67% +4.86%

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 24 July 2017. 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 - 2 - -
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 3 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft