Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cacti skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cacti over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cacti
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 375 376
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing Cacti 9 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.018% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.16% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 24
South East median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £291 £204
90th Percentile £663 £464 £348
England median daily rate £413 £438 £340
% change year-on-year -5.71% +28.68% -35.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £39.00
England median hourly rate - - £39.00

Cacti is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1978 1884 1966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.83% 11.42% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1226 1118 1069
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £580 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 76
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £25.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.96% +29.38% +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.00 £46.25
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

Cacti
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cacti as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cacti in the South East

Cacti
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cacti in the South East

Cacti
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cacti in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cacti 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -7 3 £425 +9.68% 1
Surrey -12 3 £625 +72.41%
Hampshire - 3 £325 -
Berkshire +4 2 £425 -10.53%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cacti
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Splunk
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) CA
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Dutch Language
4 3 (33.33%) German Language
4 3 (33.33%) Polish Language
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec

Cacti
Co-occurring 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Dutch Language
1 3 (33.33%) German Language
1 3 (33.33%) Polish Language
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Workstream Lead
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IP Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) XenServer
2 1 (11.11%) iptables
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (22.22%) CFEngine
2 2 (22.22%) Icinga
2 2 (22.22%) logstash
2 2 (22.22%) Netcool
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) OpenView
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CA
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Lancope
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Nimsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sun