The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 161 - 211
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cacti 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% - 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £393
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
Cacti
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
386 448 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.13% 8.23% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 346 312
Average daily rate £475 £450 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cacti across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cacti
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cacti across the City of London region.

Cacti Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cacti also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cacti.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Squid
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Postfix
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SUSE
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cacti also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cacti. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) MRTG
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) IGRP
4 1 (25.00%) IMAP
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
1 3 (75.00%) Postfix
1 3 (75.00%) Squid
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Ceph
3 1 (25.00%) Dovecot
3 1 (25.00%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) CA Wily
4 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (25.00%) RANCID
4 1 (25.00%) systemd
4 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (25.00%) New Relic
3 1 (25.00%) NICE Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Supermicro