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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cacti
England / London
Rank 397 404 399
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Cacti 6 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.057% 0.090%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.64% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 10
Median daily rate £450 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
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
2189 1878 1836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.45% 8.95% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1564 1302 1260
Median daily rate £515 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 31
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 - - 1
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 19 (90.48%) Nagios
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) Python
6 7 (33.33%) DHCP
6 7 (33.33%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Open Source
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (33.33%) DevOps
7 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 6 (28.57%) Puppet
7 6 (28.57%) BIND 9
7 6 (28.57%) Wireless
7 6 (28.57%) Change Management
7 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) HTTP
8 5 (23.81%) Apache
8 5 (23.81%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Firmware
8 5 (23.81%) CA
8 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
8 5 (23.81%) Splunk
8 5 (23.81%) F5
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA

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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (14.29%) Heroku
2 3 (14.29%) PaaS
2 3 (14.29%) SaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.76%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) BGP
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) HTTP
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) OSPF
7 3 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) FWSM
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) SAN
8 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (14.29%) SAML
2 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Debian
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Mandriva Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps
1 7 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) B2C
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Go
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) BIND 9
2 5 (23.81%) Firmware
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) ProxySG
4 3 (14.29%) vCloud
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) Ceph
6 1 (4.76%) Dovecot
6 1 (4.76%) GlusterFS
6 1 (4.76%) iptables
6 1 (4.76%) KVM
6 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
6 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (90.48%) Nagios
2 6 (28.57%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (19.05%) logstash
4 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (14.29%) Ganglia
5 3 (14.29%) Graphite
5 3 (14.29%) Hyperic
6 2 (9.52%) Ansible
6 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
7 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.76%) Icinga
7 1 (4.76%) RANCID
7 1 (4.76%) SmokePing
7 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 5 (23.81%) CA
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) Splunk
5 4 (19.05%) New Relic
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 3 (14.29%) Lancope
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Google
8 1 (4.76%) Intel Security