The first table below looks at the demand for Cacti skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South East region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 244 - 241
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cacti 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% - 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 - -
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
777 896 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.45% 10.53% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 439 297
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 52 49
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.25% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £40.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
Cacti
England

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cacti
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cacti Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cacti
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Nagios
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (75.00%) ZABBIX
3 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Debian
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) CentOS
5 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) nginx
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (25.00%) Percona
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Debian
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nagios
2 6 (75.00%) ZABBIX
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Salt
4 1 (12.50%) Munin
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Percona