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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cacti
UK / England
Rank 565 571 573
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Cacti 7 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.096% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 1.08% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 41 10
Median daily rate £420 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £330 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £350
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
4128 4176 4250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.87% 8.90% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2654 2528
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £297 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 128 146
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

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
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 20 February 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 -3 7 £420 -1.17% 3
Cacti
UK

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 22 (95.65%) Nagios
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) DNS
3 12 (52.17%) Puppet
3 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 10 (43.48%) Python
6 9 (39.13%) OpenStack
7 8 (34.78%) Open Source
7 8 (34.78%) DevOps
7 8 (34.78%) Apache
7 8 (34.78%) Unix
7 8 (34.78%) MySQL
8 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
8 7 (30.43%) Perl
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
8 7 (30.43%) HTTP
8 7 (30.43%) Debian
8 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (26.09%) logstash
9 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (26.09%) Splunk
9 6 (26.09%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
9 6 (26.09%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) Wireless
10 5 (21.74%) Change Management
10 5 (21.74%) Shell Script

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 9 (39.13%) OpenStack
2 8 (34.78%) Apache
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (17.39%) SAS
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (17.39%) Heroku
2 4 (17.39%) PaaS
3 3 (13.04%) SaaS
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) DHCP
2 7 (30.43%) HTTP
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) BGP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (21.74%) Wireless
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (17.39%) IMAP
5 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
5 4 (17.39%) MRTG
5 4 (17.39%) SMTP
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) LDAP
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
7 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Core Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) SAML
2 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (8.70%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
4 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 7 (30.43%) Debian
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
1 8 (34.78%) Open Source
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Network Management
7 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 5 (21.74%) C
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) Korn
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Go
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) BIND 9
2 4 (17.39%) Dovecot
2 4 (17.39%) iptables
2 4 (17.39%) KVM
2 4 (17.39%) Sendmail
2 4 (17.39%) Squid
2 4 (17.39%) vCloud
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) Ceph
3 3 (13.04%) Firmware
4 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
5 1 (4.35%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) Nagios
2 12 (52.17%) Puppet
3 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (26.09%) logstash
5 5 (21.74%) Graphite
6 4 (17.39%) Ansible
6 4 (17.39%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (17.39%) Ganglia
6 4 (17.39%) HAProxy
6 4 (17.39%) Hyperic
7 3 (13.04%) Stealthwatch
7 3 (13.04%) ZABBIX
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (8.70%) OpenNebula
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (8.70%) RANCID
8 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (4.35%) CFEngine
9 1 (4.35%) Check_MK
9 1 (4.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (26.09%) Splunk
5 5 (21.74%) F5
5 5 (21.74%) New Relic
5 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
6 4 (17.39%) CA
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.04%) Juniper
7 3 (13.04%) Lancope
8 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (8.70%) Citrix
8 2 (8.70%) HP
8 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.35%) Google
9 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
9 1 (4.35%) Meraki
9 1 (4.35%) NetScout