Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 182 179
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -21
Contract jobs citing Nagios 18 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.22% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.62% 3.23% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 1
West Midlands median daily rate £625 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - +181.25%
10th Percentile £548 £340 £425
90th Percentile £663 £514 £475
England median daily rate £463 £438 £463
% change year-on-year +5.71% -5.41% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 497 372 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.61% 6.92% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 219 134
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £430 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +43.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £235 £285 £215
90th Percentile £600 £550 £481
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 18
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.70 £14.74 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.53% +6.43% -30.75%
10th Percentile £13.07 £13.12 £10.85
90th Percentile £54.93 £15.99 £22.85
England median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% - -

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 22 January 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
Birmingham +2 14 £625 +33.69%
Shropshire - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Nagios
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (83.33%) DevOps
3 14 (77.78%) Ansible
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (77.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
5 12 (66.67%) JSON
5 12 (66.67%) Linux
5 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 12 (66.67%) Graylog
5 12 (66.67%) logstash
6 11 (61.11%) GitLab
6 11 (61.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (61.11%) Splunk
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (61.11%) Tivoli
6 11 (61.11%) ITIL
6 11 (61.11%) Unix
6 11 (61.11%) Windows
6 11 (61.11%) Subversion
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (61.11%) TeamCity
6 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
7 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
7 10 (55.56%) Selenium
7 10 (55.56%) PKI
7 10 (55.56%) JMeter
7 10 (55.56%) Serena

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 9 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) JBoss
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (16.67%) Confluence
4 3 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (61.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (16.67%) Akamai
4 3 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (5.56%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) BGP
2 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (16.67%) IPsec
2 3 (16.67%) Junos
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) OSPF
2 3 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (16.67%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) GitLab
2 11 (61.11%) Subversion
2 11 (61.11%) TeamCity
3 10 (55.56%) JMeter
3 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) AWS Architect
5 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) PKI
2 6 (33.33%) DataPower
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (27.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Unix
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (61.11%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) Release Automation
4 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
5 5 (27.78%) High Availability
6 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (16.67%) Presales
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
6 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCIE
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Ansible
2 12 (66.67%) Graylog
2 12 (66.67%) logstash
3 11 (61.11%) Tivoli
4 10 (55.56%) Rundeck
5 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (33.33%) Puppet
6 3 (16.67%) SCOM
6 3 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Splunk
2 10 (55.56%) CA
2 10 (55.56%) Micro Focus
2 10 (55.56%) Serena
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Teradata
5 3 (16.67%) AppDynamics
5 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Infoblox
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) VMware