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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 392 418 385
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Contract jobs citing Cacti 25 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.032% 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.33% 0.46% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 9
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£525 £538 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +27.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £360 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +30.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1875 1744 1407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.00% 7.04% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1210 904
Average daily rate £450 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 57
Average hourly rate £22.25 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.88% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.53 £15.10 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £39.72 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.47%

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 26 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 3 £350 -39.13%
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 42 (95.45%) Linux
1 42 (95.45%) Nagios
2 39 (88.64%) Python
3 38 (86.36%) Apache
4 36 (81.82%) PHP
4 36 (81.82%) Red Hat
4 36 (81.82%) Puppet
5 35 (79.55%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (79.55%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (79.55%) MySQL
5 35 (79.55%) Web Services
5 35 (79.55%) DevOps
6 34 (77.27%) LAMP
7 33 (75.00%) CentOS
8 25 (56.82%) Bash Shell
9 24 (54.55%) Perl
10 23 (52.27%) NoSQL
11 22 (50.00%) Debian
12 21 (47.73%) Hudson
12 21 (47.73%) MongoDB
12 21 (47.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (47.73%) Riak
12 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
12 21 (47.73%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (47.73%) Rackspace
12 21 (47.73%) Big Data
12 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (47.73%) ZABBIX
12 21 (47.73%) Hadoop
12 21 (47.73%) CouchDB

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 38 (86.36%) Apache
2 21 (47.73%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (27.27%) nginx
4 2 (4.55%) Zope
4 2 (4.55%) Plone
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 35 (79.55%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (29.55%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (27.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) Intranet
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
2 2 (4.55%) SMTP
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) BGP
3 1 (2.27%) IPsec
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) MySQL
2 23 (52.27%) NoSQL
3 21 (47.73%) MongoDB
3 21 (47.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (47.73%) Riak
3 21 (47.73%) Big Data
3 21 (47.73%) Hadoop
3 21 (47.73%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.55%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Hudson
1 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Introscope
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.55%) Banking
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Architect
1 21 (47.73%) DevOps Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Lead Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.27%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Security Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) Web Services
2 34 (77.27%) LAMP
3 2 (4.55%) jQuery
3 2 (4.55%) HTML5
3 2 (4.55%) XSLT
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) CentOS
3 22 (50.00%) Debian
4 13 (29.55%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) DevOps
2 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (31.82%) Load Balancing
3 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) Line Management
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Web Development
6 1 (2.27%) TDD
6 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) Python
2 36 (81.82%) PHP
3 25 (56.82%) Bash Shell
4 24 (54.55%) Perl
5 12 (27.27%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.27%) RHCE
1 1 (2.27%) CCNP
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Varnish
1 2 (4.55%) Squid
1 2 (4.55%) Postfix
1 2 (4.55%) XenServer
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.55%) NFS
2 1 (2.27%) GPFS
2 1 (2.27%) Samba
2 1 (2.27%) Xen
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) KVM
2 1 (2.27%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 42 (95.45%) Nagios
2 36 (81.82%) Puppet
3 35 (79.55%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (47.73%) ZABBIX
4 21 (47.73%) Salt
5 2 (4.55%) Ganglia
5 2 (4.55%) StatsD
5 2 (4.55%) Ansible
6 1 (2.27%) OpenView
6 1 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.27%) SmokePing
6 1 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 21 (47.73%) Rackspace
3 14 (31.82%) Percona
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) CA
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) ATG
7 1 (2.27%) Splunk
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