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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 21 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 20 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.56% 6.79% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 9.09% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 5
Median daily rate £475 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+15.72% -6.58%
Configuration Management
Cambridgeshire

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
296 275 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.22% 74.73% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 191 179
Median daily rate £413 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 33
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 2016, 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 28 (96.55%) Linux
1 28 (96.55%) Puppet
2 19 (65.52%) DevOps
3 16 (55.17%) Docker
4 12 (41.38%) Python
4 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (37.93%) Nagios
5 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (31.03%) Firewall
7 9 (31.03%) JIRA
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
8 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
8 8 (27.59%) Ruby
8 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
8 8 (27.59%) LogRhythm
8 8 (27.59%) Open Source
9 7 (24.14%) vSphere
9 7 (24.14%) OSSEC
9 7 (24.14%) Postfix
9 7 (24.14%) Sendmail
9 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
9 7 (24.14%) TippingPoint
9 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (24.14%) High Availability
9 7 (24.14%) Splunk

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 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.90%) nginx
1 2 (6.90%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) SAN
3 4 (13.79%) SSL
4 3 (10.34%) FTP
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.90%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Vagrant
3 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.34%) Selenium
5 3 (10.34%) Subversion
6 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.45%) Hudson
7 1 (3.45%) Maven
7 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Administrator
2 9 (31.03%) Cloud Specialist
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps Specialist
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Leader
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Network Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) ELK Stack
2 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Biology
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Life Science
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 4 (13.79%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
3 8 (27.59%) Open Source
4 7 (24.14%) Change Control
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) High Availability
4 7 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.34%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Management
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Security Hardening
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Python
2 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
3 8 (27.59%) Ruby
4 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Docker
2 7 (24.14%) iptables
2 7 (24.14%) Postfix
2 7 (24.14%) Sendmail
2 7 (24.14%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) GPFS
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (96.55%) Puppet
2 11 (37.93%) Nagios
3 7 (24.14%) Ansible
3 7 (24.14%) Cobbler
3 7 (24.14%) OSSEC
4 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (17.24%) Packer
6 3 (10.34%) Ganglia
7 2 (6.90%) Kibana
7 2 (6.90%) logstash
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) LogRhythm
3 7 (24.14%) EMC
3 7 (24.14%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) ServiceNow
3 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
3 7 (24.14%) Splunk
3 7 (24.14%) TippingPoint
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) New Relic
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