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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 413 423 399
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Contract jobs citing Cacti 9 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.049% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.55% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 15
Median daily rate £450 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +13.82%
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
2575 1989 2101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.99% 8.82% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1418 1476
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 44
Median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -7 1 - -
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 25 (92.59%) Nagios
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco
3 17 (62.96%) Data Centre
4 16 (59.26%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) Wireless
5 14 (51.85%) SolarWinds
6 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (44.44%) F5
7 12 (44.44%) MySQL
8 11 (40.74%) BGP
9 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
9 10 (37.04%) Linux
9 10 (37.04%) VPN
10 9 (33.33%) CCNP
10 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (33.33%) Juniper
11 8 (29.63%) DNS
11 8 (29.63%) DHCP
11 8 (29.63%) Python
11 8 (29.63%) Network Security
11 8 (29.63%) Palo Alto
12 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
12 7 (25.93%) Open Source
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (25.93%) Windows
12 7 (25.93%) LAN
12 7 (25.93%) Change Management
12 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
12 7 (25.93%) OSPF
13 6 (22.22%) 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 (22.22%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.70%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) Wireless
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (40.74%) BGP
5 10 (37.04%) VPN
6 8 (29.63%) DHCP
6 8 (29.63%) DNS
6 8 (29.63%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (25.93%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
8 6 (22.22%) 802.11
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 6 (22.22%) FWSM
8 6 (22.22%) HTTP
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
9 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
9 5 (18.52%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 4 (14.81%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) JMS
3 1 (3.70%) JMX
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Debian
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.41%) Unix
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Change Management
1 7 (25.93%) Open Source
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Change Control
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) Escalation Management
3 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
3 5 (18.52%) Network Planning
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Network Management
6 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.70%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Python
2 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) Go
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CCNP
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCIE
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) BIND 9
2 5 (18.52%) Firmware
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) ProxySG
5 2 (7.41%) Ceph
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) Dovecot
6 1 (3.70%) GlusterFS
6 1 (3.70%) iptables
6 1 (3.70%) KVM
6 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) Nagios
2 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (18.52%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (18.52%) SmokePing
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (14.81%) Puppet
5 2 (7.41%) Ansible
6 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco CME
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
6 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.70%) Icinga
6 1 (3.70%) logstash
6 1 (3.70%) Netcool
6 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.70%) RANCID
6 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) SolarWinds
3 12 (44.44%) F5
4 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
5 9 (33.33%) Juniper
6 8 (29.63%) Palo Alto
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) Aruba
8 5 (18.52%) CA
8 5 (18.52%) Intel Security
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.81%) VMware
10 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
10 3 (11.11%) Citrix
10 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
10 3 (11.11%) Lancope
11 2 (7.41%) HP
11 2 (7.41%) Splunk