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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 604 604 582
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing Cacti 24 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.058% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.65% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 15
Median daily rate £425 £338 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
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
5541 4615 4329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.04% 8.85% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3595 2844 2546
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £256 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 142 151
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £31.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 17 £475 - 3
North West - 5 £425 - 2
South East -5 1 £363 +20.83% 1
West Midlands - 1 £550 - 1
Cacti
UK

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (84.00%) Nagios
2 31 (62.00%) Cisco
3 28 (56.00%) Data Centre
4 27 (54.00%) Firewall
5 25 (50.00%) Wireless
6 23 (46.00%) Linux
6 23 (46.00%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (42.00%) SolarWinds
8 20 (40.00%) F5
8 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (40.00%) Juniper
9 19 (38.00%) CCNP
9 19 (38.00%) LAN
10 18 (36.00%) Shell Script
11 17 (34.00%) Windows
11 17 (34.00%) Network Security
12 16 (32.00%) Perl
12 16 (32.00%) WAN
12 16 (32.00%) VPN
13 15 (30.00%) Python
14 14 (28.00%) Apache
14 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
14 14 (28.00%) VMware
14 14 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (28.00%) FWSM
14 14 (28.00%) 802.1X
14 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
15 13 (26.00%) Debian
15 13 (26.00%) BGP
15 13 (26.00%) Red Hat

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 14 (28.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) SAS
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) nginx
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 27 (54.00%) Firewall
2 25 (50.00%) Wireless
3 23 (46.00%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (38.00%) LAN
5 17 (34.00%) Network Security
6 16 (32.00%) VPN
6 16 (32.00%) WAN
7 14 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
7 14 (28.00%) FWSM
8 13 (26.00%) BGP
9 12 (24.00%) VoIP
10 11 (22.00%) 802.11
10 11 (22.00%) EIGRP
10 11 (22.00%) OSPF
11 10 (20.00%) BIG-IP
11 10 (20.00%) DNS
11 10 (20.00%) HSRP
11 10 (20.00%) VRRP
12 9 (18.00%) IP Telephony
12 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.00%) Hudson
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.00%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (8.00%) Retail
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Security Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) 802.1X
2 10 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.00%) Middleware
3 2 (4.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) JMS
4 1 (2.00%) JMX
4 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.00%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Fintech
2 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) BBC
4 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (26.00%) Debian
5 10 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 9 (18.00%) CentOS
7 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (14.00%) Unix
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.00%) Solaris
9 2 (4.00%) SUSE
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.00%) Fedora
10 1 (2.00%) Mandriva Linux
10 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (20.00%) Change Control
3 10 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 9 (18.00%) Escalation Management
4 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (18.00%) Open Source
5 7 (14.00%) DevOps
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Change Management
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
9 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) Shell Script
2 16 (32.00%) Perl
3 15 (30.00%) Python
4 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (18.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) C++
5 3 (6.00%) Korn
6 2 (4.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.00%) CCNP
3 12 (24.00%) CCIE
4 10 (20.00%) Degree
5 9 (18.00%) CCNA
6 3 (6.00%) CCDE
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.00%) CCDP
7 2 (4.00%) CCSA
7 2 (4.00%) CCSE
7 2 (4.00%) CCSP
7 2 (4.00%) SANS
8 1 (2.00%) CISSP
8 1 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.00%) Squid
3 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.00%) NFS
4 5 (10.00%) SpamAssassin
5 4 (8.00%) iptables
5 4 (8.00%) KVM
5 4 (8.00%) Sendmail
6 3 (6.00%) BIND 9
6 3 (6.00%) Docker
6 3 (6.00%) Dovecot
6 3 (6.00%) Firmware
6 3 (6.00%) Postfix
6 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.00%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (4.00%) Gluster
7 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.00%) Varnish
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (84.00%) Nagios
2 11 (22.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (20.00%) SmokePing
4 9 (18.00%) Puppet
5 6 (12.00%) Ansible
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (8.00%) HAProxy
7 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
7 3 (6.00%) OpenNebula
7 3 (6.00%) Opsview
8 2 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (4.00%) Graphite
8 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (4.00%) Salt
9 1 (2.00%) CFEngine
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (2.00%) logstash
9 1 (2.00%) Plesk
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco
2 21 (42.00%) SolarWinds
3 20 (40.00%) F5
3 20 (40.00%) Juniper
4 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.00%) VMware
5 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (24.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (22.00%) Palo Alto
8 10 (20.00%) Aruba
8 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
9 9 (18.00%) Intel Security
10 6 (12.00%) Fortinet
11 3 (6.00%) IBM
11 3 (6.00%) Polycom
11 3 (6.00%) Siemens
11 3 (6.00%) Stonesoft
11 3 (6.00%) Symantec
12 2 (4.00%) Citrix
12 2 (4.00%) Rackspace
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago