The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 263 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Contract jobs citing Cacti 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.075% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.91% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£388 £375 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +28.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £393 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +42.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
949 773 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.44% 8.29% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 392 310
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 62 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cacti Hourly 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 31 March 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 1
Surrey - 1 £425 - 2
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (25.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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Rate: From £250 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 27 days ago