The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 583 597 600
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Cacti 12 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.043% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 17
Median daily rate £450 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cacti
UK

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
5025 4189 4677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.90% 8.25% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3244 2605 2917
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 159 162
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £40.20 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cacti as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 10 £450 +20.00% 1
South East +25 2 £388 +17.42%
Cacti
UK

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cacti 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 England region with a requirement for Cacti.

1 32 (86.49%) Nagios
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco
3 19 (51.35%) Firewall
3 19 (51.35%) Data Centre
4 17 (45.95%) Wireless
4 17 (45.95%) Linux
5 16 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (37.84%) SolarWinds
6 14 (37.84%) Python
6 14 (37.84%) DNS
6 14 (37.84%) DHCP
7 13 (35.14%) VPN
7 13 (35.14%) Shell Script
8 12 (32.43%) HTTP
8 12 (32.43%) Apache
8 12 (32.43%) MySQL
8 12 (32.43%) Open Source
8 12 (32.43%) F5
9 11 (29.73%) Network Security
9 11 (29.73%) BGP
10 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
10 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
10 10 (27.03%) Debian
10 10 (27.03%) VMware
10 10 (27.03%) LAN
10 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (27.03%) Puppet
10 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
11 9 (24.32%) 802.1X

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (32.43%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) OpenStack
3 7 (18.92%) SAS
4 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.70%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) Wireless
3 16 (43.24%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (37.84%) DHCP
4 14 (37.84%) DNS
5 13 (35.14%) VPN
6 12 (32.43%) HTTP
7 11 (29.73%) BGP
7 11 (29.73%) Network Security
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (27.03%) LAN
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (24.32%) FWSM
10 8 (21.62%) WAN
11 7 (18.92%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (18.92%) IMAP
11 7 (18.92%) IPsec
11 7 (18.92%) MRTG
11 7 (18.92%) OSPF
11 7 (18.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Security Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Core Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) 802.1X
2 4 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (5.41%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) JMS
4 1 (2.70%) JMX
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
4 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.41%) Fintech
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) BBC
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Debian
3 8 (21.62%) Ubuntu
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 7 (18.92%) CentOS
4 7 (18.92%) Unix
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Solaris
6 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.70%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Open Source
2 7 (18.92%) Change Management
2 7 (18.92%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (13.51%) Change Control
4 5 (13.51%) Escalation Management
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.51%) Network Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
8 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Python
2 13 (35.14%) Shell Script
3 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
3 9 (24.32%) Perl
3 9 (24.32%) PHP
4 8 (21.62%) C
5 7 (18.92%) Korn
6 6 (16.22%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) C++
8 3 (8.11%) SQL
9 2 (5.41%) Ruby
10 1 (2.70%) Go
10 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) CCNP
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CCIE
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) CCSA
4 2 (5.41%) CCSE
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Dovecot
2 7 (18.92%) iptables
2 7 (18.92%) KVM
2 7 (18.92%) Sendmail
2 7 (18.92%) Squid
3 6 (16.22%) BIND 9
4 5 (13.51%) Firmware
5 4 (10.81%) Ceph
6 3 (8.11%) ProxySG
7 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.70%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 32 (86.49%) Nagios
2 10 (27.03%) Puppet
3 7 (18.92%) HAProxy
4 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (13.51%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (13.51%) OpenNebula
5 5 (13.51%) SmokePing
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (8.11%) Ansible
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (5.41%) RANCID
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco CME
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
9 1 (2.70%) Icinga
9 1 (2.70%) logstash
9 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) SolarWinds
3 12 (32.43%) F5
4 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
4 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
4 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) Juniper
5 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.62%) Palo Alto
7 5 (13.51%) Aruba
7 5 (13.51%) CA
7 5 (13.51%) Intel Security
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 5 (13.51%) Riverbed
8 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
8 3 (8.11%) Lancope
8 3 (8.11%) Polycom
8 3 (8.11%) Siemens