The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 104 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Cacti 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.14% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.96% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cacti
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
101 75 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.56% 5.29% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 44 55
Average daily rate £350 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.06% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -3.71%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cacti across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cacti
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cacti across the Manchester region.

Cacti Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cacti
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Salford - 2 £425 -
Cacti
North West

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MRTG
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
1 4 (100.00%) OpenNebula
2 3 (75.00%) iptables
2 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) Dovecot
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (75.00%) IMAP

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) MRTG
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) IMAP
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Dovecot
2 3 (75.00%) iptables
2 3 (75.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (75.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) OpenNebula
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware