The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 427 428 417
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Cacti 16 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.030% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 0.34% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 16
Median daily rate £475 £363 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -30.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cacti
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2670 2046 2164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.69% 8.73% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1738 1404 1429
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Cacti as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cacti
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cacti Daily Rate Trend in London

Cacti
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cacti across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Cacti Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cacti
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cacti Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cacti
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
City of London - 1 - -
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 London region with a requirement for Cacti.

1 32 (91.43%) Nagios
2 26 (74.29%) Cisco
3 24 (68.57%) Data Centre
4 22 (62.86%) Firewall
4 22 (62.86%) Wireless
5 20 (57.14%) SolarWinds
6 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (48.57%) Juniper
8 16 (45.71%) CCNP
8 16 (45.71%) F5
9 14 (40.00%) Windows
9 14 (40.00%) BGP
10 13 (37.14%) LAN
11 12 (34.29%) VPN
11 12 (34.29%) Linux
11 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
11 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
12 11 (31.43%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (31.43%) FWSM
12 11 (31.43%) Cisco PIX
12 11 (31.43%) Network Security
12 11 (31.43%) OSPF
12 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
13 10 (28.57%) VoIP
13 10 (28.57%) WAN
13 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 10 (28.57%) 802.11
13 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
13 10 (28.57%) EIGRP

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
1 9 (25.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) Firewall
1 22 (62.86%) Wireless
2 19 (54.29%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (40.00%) BGP
4 13 (37.14%) LAN
5 12 (34.29%) VPN
6 11 (31.43%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (31.43%) FWSM
6 11 (31.43%) Network Security
6 11 (31.43%) OSPF
7 10 (28.57%) 802.11
7 10 (28.57%) BIG-IP
7 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 10 (28.57%) VoIP
7 10 (28.57%) WAN
8 9 (25.71%) HSRP
8 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
8 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (25.71%) VRRP
9 8 (22.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.86%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Network Engineer
2 14 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 14 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
3 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) JMS
3 1 (2.86%) JMX
3 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Debian
3 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.71%) SUSE
5 2 (5.71%) Unix
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
1 11 (31.43%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (25.71%) Change Control
2 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
2 9 (25.71%) Network Planning
3 8 (22.86%) Escalation Management
4 6 (17.14%) Open Source
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) DevOps
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) High Availability
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Network Management
8 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 7 (20.00%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
4 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNP
3 9 (25.71%) CCIE
3 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CCSA
5 2 (5.71%) CCSE
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) CCSP
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) BIND 9
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
2 3 (8.57%) Squid
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) iptables
3 2 (5.71%) NFS
3 2 (5.71%) Postfix
4 1 (2.86%) Ceph
4 1 (2.86%) Docker
4 1 (2.86%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.86%) KVM
4 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 32 (91.43%) Nagios
2 10 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (25.71%) SmokePing
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (14.29%) Puppet
5 3 (8.57%) Ansible
5 3 (8.57%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (5.71%) HAProxy
6 2 (5.71%) Opsview
7 1 (2.86%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco CME
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.86%) Munin
7 1 (2.86%) OpenNMS
7 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (2.86%) RANCID
7 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 17 (48.57%) Juniper
4 16 (45.71%) F5
5 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.71%) Aruba
7 9 (25.71%) Riverbed
8 8 (22.86%) Intel Security
8 8 (22.86%) Palo Alto
9 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
10 4 (11.43%) VMware
11 3 (8.57%) CA
11 3 (8.57%) Stonesoft
12 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
13 1 (2.86%) Citrix
13 1 (2.86%) Dell
13 1 (2.86%) HP
13 1 (2.86%) IBM
13 1 (2.86%) Oracle