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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 426 404 406
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing Cacti 7 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.082% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.99% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 12
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£475 £525 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +111.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -
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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
1973 2025 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.20% 8.33% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1324 1181
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.46 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.32% -16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £54.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +0.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 16 (94.12%) MySQL
1 16 (94.12%) Nagios
2 12 (70.59%) Load Balancing
3 11 (64.71%) Open Source
3 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 10 (58.82%) DNS
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) DevOps
5 8 (47.06%) Puppet
5 8 (47.06%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) PHP
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 6 (35.29%) IPsec
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
8 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) CA
8 5 (29.41%) BGP
8 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
8 5 (29.41%) ProxySG
8 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) nginx
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) IPsec
4 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
4 5 (29.41%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) IMAP
6 1 (5.88%) OpenVPN
6 1 (5.88%) SMTP
6 1 (5.88%) SNMP
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JConsole
2 1 (5.88%) VisualVM
2 1 (5.88%) YourKit
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JProfiler
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) CentOS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Load Balancing
2 11 (64.71%) Open Source
3 10 (58.82%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Data Security
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Code Coverage
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) High Availability
8 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) ProxySG
1 5 (29.41%) XenServer
2 1 (5.88%) Varnish
2 1 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (94.12%) Nagios
2 8 (47.06%) Puppet
3 5 (29.41%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (23.53%) SmokePing
4 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (23.53%) ZABBIX
5 2 (11.76%) logstash
6 1 (5.88%) Icinga
6 1 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) CA
2 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
2 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
2 5 (29.41%) Lancope
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk
4 1 (5.88%) Percona
4 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
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