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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cacti
England / London
Rank 400 400 393
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Cacti 7 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.076% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.33% 0.82% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 9
Median daily rate £420 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £350 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2098 1963 1891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.86% 9.30% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 1380 1311
Median daily rate £505 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 28
Median hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +75.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £17.95 £14.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.14% +55.55%

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
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 21 February 2017, 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 18 (94.74%) Nagios
2 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) DNS
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) Puppet
5 8 (42.11%) MySQL
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Python
6 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (36.84%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) logstash
7 6 (31.58%) Splunk
7 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) Change Management
8 5 (26.32%) BGP
8 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) F5
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (26.32%) Analytics
8 5 (26.32%) New Relic
8 5 (26.32%) Graphite

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 (31.58%) OpenStack
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (5.26%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (21.05%) Heroku
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
3 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.26%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) BGP
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (26.32%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTP
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (10.53%) FWSM
6 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Core Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SAML
2 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Open Source
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
7 1 (5.26%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Go
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) BIND 9
1 4 (21.05%) vCloud
1 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
1 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Firmware
3 2 (10.53%) Ceph
3 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.26%) Dovecot
4 1 (5.26%) GlusterFS
4 1 (5.26%) iptables
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (94.74%) Nagios
2 9 (47.37%) Puppet
3 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (31.58%) logstash
5 5 (26.32%) Graphite
6 4 (21.05%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (21.05%) Ganglia
6 4 (21.05%) Hyperic
7 3 (15.79%) Ansible
7 3 (15.79%) Stealthwatch
7 3 (15.79%) ZABBIX
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (5.26%) Check_MK
9 1 (5.26%) Icinga
9 1 (5.26%) Kibana
9 1 (5.26%) Netcool
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (5.26%) RANCID
9 1 (5.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Splunk
4 5 (26.32%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) New Relic
4 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 4 (21.05%) CA
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) Lancope
7 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.26%) Google
8 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
8 1 (5.26%) Meraki
8 1 (5.26%) NetScout