The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Nagios skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Nagios 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.56% 0.33% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.24% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.64% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £30.00

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 Oxford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 29 25 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 9.06% 8.25% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 67 43
Median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £328 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £438 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +66.66%  

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Oxford

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) 3PAR
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Hyperic
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) PMO
6 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
6 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (16.67%) Service Design
6 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (50.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) 3PAR
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (83.33%) Symantec
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds