The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 540 527 549
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing Cacti 29 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.056% 0.043%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 0.76% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 22
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£525 £249 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.05% -22.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £283
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3928 3560 3565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.43% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2300 2063 1893
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 143 165
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.20 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.02 £40.34 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +5.12%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cacti
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cacti Daily Rate Trend in England

Cacti
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cacti across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Cacti Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cacti
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cacti across the England region.

Cacti Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cacti
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 20 £525 +111.05% 8
South West - 7 - - 1
South East 0 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Cacti
UK

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 58 (93.55%) Nagios
2 56 (90.32%) Linux
3 52 (83.87%) Python
4 48 (77.42%) MySQL
4 48 (77.42%) Puppet
5 46 (74.19%) PHP
5 46 (74.19%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (72.58%) Red Hat
7 44 (70.97%) Web Services
7 44 (70.97%) Apache
7 44 (70.97%) CentOS
7 44 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
8 42 (67.74%) DevOps
9 38 (61.29%) LAMP
10 28 (45.16%) Bash Shell
11 27 (43.55%) Ruby
12 26 (41.94%) Configuration Management
12 26 (41.94%) Debian
12 26 (41.94%) ZABBIX
13 25 (40.32%) Perl
14 24 (38.71%) Open Source
15 23 (37.10%) Percona
16 22 (35.48%) UNIX
17 21 (33.87%) Load Balancing
17 21 (33.87%) nginx
17 21 (33.87%) Amazon EC2
17 21 (33.87%) NoSQL
18 20 (32.26%) Amazon S3
19 18 (29.03%) Hadoop
19 18 (29.03%) Rackspace

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (70.97%) Apache
2 21 (33.87%) nginx
3 17 (27.42%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.23%) Zope
4 2 (3.23%) Plone
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 44 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (33.87%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (32.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) Route 53
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (6.45%) Network Security
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) BGP
4 1 (1.61%) SSL
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
4 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.61%) LDAP
4 1 (1.61%) SMTP
4 1 (1.61%) IPsec
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.61%) IMAP
4 1 (1.61%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (77.42%) MySQL
2 21 (33.87%) NoSQL
3 18 (29.03%) Hadoop
4 17 (27.42%) CouchDB
4 17 (27.42%) MongoDB
4 17 (27.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (27.42%) Riak
4 17 (27.42%) Big Data
5 4 (6.45%) Redis
6 3 (4.84%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 17 (27.42%) Hudson
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
1 11 (17.74%) DevOps Architect
2 9 (14.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Lead Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Linux Support
8 1 (1.61%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (1.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (70.97%) Web Services
2 38 (61.29%) LAMP
3 2 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) XSLT
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) MCollective
4 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Open Source
2 2 (3.23%) Social Network
3 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (90.32%) Linux
2 44 (70.97%) CentOS
3 26 (41.94%) Debian
4 22 (35.48%) UNIX
5 8 (12.90%) Ubuntu
6 7 (11.29%) Windows
7 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) DevOps
2 26 (41.94%) Configuration Management
3 21 (33.87%) Load Balancing
4 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.23%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.61%) TDD
7 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.61%) Web Development
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL
7 1 (1.61%) Service Management
7 1 (1.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) Python
2 46 (74.19%) PHP
3 28 (45.16%) Bash Shell
4 27 (43.55%) Ruby
5 25 (40.32%) Perl
6 3 (4.84%) SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.23%) Java
7 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) Korn
8 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) CCNP
1 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Varnish
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.61%) XenServer
3 1 (1.61%) NFS
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Squid
3 1 (1.61%) Dovecot
3 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 58 (93.55%) Nagios
2 48 (77.42%) Puppet
3 46 (74.19%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (41.94%) ZABBIX
5 18 (29.03%) Salt
6 3 (4.84%) Ganglia
6 3 (4.84%) OpenView
6 3 (4.84%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (4.84%) StatsD
7 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.23%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.61%) Munin
8 1 (1.61%) Hyperic
8 1 (1.61%) Ansible
8 1 (1.61%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.61%) Opsview
8 1 (1.61%) RANCID
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) Red Hat
2 23 (37.10%) Percona
3 18 (29.03%) Rackspace
4 7 (11.29%) VMware
5 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 4 (6.45%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle
8 2 (3.23%) Citrix
8 2 (3.23%) CA
9 1 (1.61%) Dell
9 1 (1.61%) JBoss
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.61%) Endeca
9 1 (1.61%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.61%) Splunk
9 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.61%) ATG
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