The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 412 393 403
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Cacti 12 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.083% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 1.06% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £381 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+151.61% -
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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
1817 1795 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.79% 7.83% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1164 1001
Average daily rate £438 £420 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.60 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.20 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cacti across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cacti also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cacti.

1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
1 20 (100.00%) Nagios
2 15 (75.00%) Linux
3 14 (70.00%) DevOps
4 12 (60.00%) Puppet
4 12 (60.00%) Python
4 12 (60.00%) PHP
4 12 (60.00%) Open Source
5 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (50.00%) Web Services
7 9 (45.00%) VPN
7 9 (45.00%) ZABBIX
7 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (40.00%) Retail
8 8 (40.00%) DNS
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) CentOS
9 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (30.00%) LAMP
10 6 (30.00%) Java
10 6 (30.00%) Apache
10 6 (30.00%) Cisco
10 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
11 5 (25.00%) Citrix
11 5 (25.00%) CA
11 5 (25.00%) BGP
11 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cacti also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cacti. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.00%) nginx
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) VPN
2 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (25.00%) HTTP
3 5 (25.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) IPsec
3 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Big Data
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (20.00%) CouchDB
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (20.00%) Riak
5 1 (5.00%) HBase
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) CentOS
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Debian
3 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 12 (60.00%) Open Source
3 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Code Coverage
5 4 (20.00%) Data Security
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) MapReduce
7 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PHP
1 12 (60.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 5 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Nagios
2 12 (60.00%) Puppet
3 9 (45.00%) ZABBIX
4 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (25.00%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (20.00%) SmokePing
6 4 (20.00%) Ansible
6 4 (20.00%) Salt
7 1 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (5.00%) Munin
7 1 (5.00%) Ambari
7 1 (5.00%) Oozie
7 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) CA
2 5 (25.00%) Lancope
3 4 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (10.00%) Percona
5 1 (5.00%) Vertica
5 1 (5.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Apple