Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 September 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 92 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Nagios 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.56% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.76% 4.27% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +18.33%
South East median daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 186 164 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.96% 14.04% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 126 101
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% +17.65%
10th Percentile £193 £250 £185
90th Percentile £590 £548 £481
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.26% +7.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.09% +27.78% -37.39%
10th Percentile £16.50 £23.00 £15.15
90th Percentile £19.95 £23.00 £20.45
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year +25.00% -48.86% +36.88%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in Oxfordshire

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in Oxfordshire

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in Oxfordshire

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Oxford +5 7 £400 -
Nagios
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) FreeBSD
3 5 (71.43%) LDAP
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (71.43%) CentOS
3 5 (71.43%) Cacti
3 5 (71.43%) Postfix
3 5 (71.43%) nginx
3 5 (71.43%) lighttpd
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (71.43%) Varnish
3 5 (71.43%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) lighttpd
1 5 (71.43%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Unix Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Web Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Web Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) CentOS
2 5 (71.43%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) Service Design
2 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Postfix
1 5 (71.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Cacti
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds