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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cacti
UK / England
Rank 566 569 561
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Cacti 7 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.076% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.87% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 31 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4291 4039 4130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.33% 8.82% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2865 2542 2497
Median daily rate £475 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 137 134
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £53.58 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +7 6 £450 +9.09%
South East +1 1 £300 -11.11% 1
Cacti
UK

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 26 (89.66%) Nagios
2 19 (65.52%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) DNS
4 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 14 (48.28%) Python
5 13 (44.83%) DHCP
5 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 12 (41.38%) Open Source
6 12 (41.38%) Puppet
6 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
7 11 (37.93%) OpenStack
7 11 (37.93%) HTTP
7 11 (37.93%) Apache
7 11 (37.93%) MySQL
8 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
8 10 (34.48%) Debian
8 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (34.48%) DevOps
9 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
9 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
9 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
9 9 (31.03%) Perl
9 9 (31.03%) PHP
9 9 (31.03%) Unix
10 8 (27.59%) C
10 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (24.14%) Dovecot
11 7 (24.14%) MRTG

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 11 (37.93%) Apache
1 11 (37.93%) OpenStack
2 7 (24.14%) SAS
3 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (10.34%) Heroku
2 3 (10.34%) PaaS
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.45%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 13 (44.83%) DHCP
3 11 (37.93%) HTTP
4 9 (31.03%) Firewall
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (24.14%) BGP
6 7 (24.14%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (24.14%) IMAP
6 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
6 7 (24.14%) MRTG
6 7 (24.14%) SMTP
6 7 (24.14%) VPN
6 7 (24.14%) Wireless
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (17.24%) IPsec
8 5 (17.24%) LDAP
8 5 (17.24%) Network Security
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) LAN
9 4 (13.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Core Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) 802.1X
1 3 (10.34%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (10.34%) SAML
2 2 (6.90%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) BBC
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Debian
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
5 7 (24.14%) CentOS
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Solaris
6 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.45%) Mandriva Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Open Source
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Change Control
8 1 (3.45%) Escalation Management
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Network Management
8 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Python
2 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
2 9 (31.03%) Perl
2 9 (31.03%) PHP
2 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
3 8 (27.59%) C
4 7 (24.14%) Korn
5 5 (17.24%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) Go
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCNP
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Dovecot
2 7 (24.14%) iptables
2 7 (24.14%) KVM
2 7 (24.14%) Sendmail
2 7 (24.14%) Squid
3 6 (20.69%) BIND 9
4 5 (17.24%) Firmware
5 4 (13.79%) Ceph
6 3 (10.34%) ProxySG
6 3 (10.34%) vCloud
6 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.34%) vSphere
7 1 (3.45%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 26 (89.66%) Nagios
2 12 (41.38%) Puppet
3 7 (24.14%) HAProxy
4 5 (17.24%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (17.24%) OpenNebula
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (13.79%) logstash
5 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (10.34%) Ansible
6 3 (10.34%) Ganglia
6 3 (10.34%) Graphite
6 3 (10.34%) Hyperic
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (6.90%) RANCID
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco CME
8 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (3.45%) Icinga
8 1 (3.45%) SmokePing
8 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
5 5 (17.24%) CA
5 5 (17.24%) F5
5 5 (17.24%) Splunk
6 4 (13.79%) New Relic
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 3 (10.34%) Juniper
7 3 (10.34%) Lancope
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.90%) HP
9 1 (3.45%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.45%) Siemens