The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 31 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 2.28% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.74% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £465 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 328 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.97% 83.25% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 202 159
Median daily rate £425 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 16
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £59.00 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cambridge region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Ehcache
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
3 1 (11.11%) MyBatis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 1 (11.11%) PagerDuty
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) RS-232
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
2 1 (11.11%) GCC
2 1 (11.11%) GDB
2 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Ehcache
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) MyBatis
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
1 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CLAS
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) BT
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) PagerDuty
1 1 (11.11%) Samsung