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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 259 258 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Cacti 2 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.14% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 0
Median daily rate £419 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
898 918 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.93% 9.30% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 518 509
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £37.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Cacti as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +8 1 £363 +11.53% 3
Berkshire +4 1 £475 +128.91%
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cacti.

1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) Debian
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Squid
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) SpamAssassin
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) RANCID
5 1 (16.67%) Ceph
5 1 (16.67%) iptables
5 1 (16.67%) OpenScape
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) IMAP
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Debian
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Squid
2 4 (66.67%) SpamAssassin
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Ceph
4 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
4 1 (16.67%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (16.67%) Gluster
4 1 (16.67%) iptables
4 1 (16.67%) KVM
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) RANCID
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Siemens