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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 29 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 19 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.86% 4.64% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 6.23% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 3
Median daily rate £475 £288 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £34.78 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -6.72%
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
311 273 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.54% 74.59% 78.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 181 166
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 31
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 £13.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 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 2 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 (93.33%) Puppet
2 27 (90.00%) Linux
3 18 (60.00%) Docker
3 18 (60.00%) DevOps
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (40.00%) Python
4 12 (40.00%) Nagios
5 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
5 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
6 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
8 7 (23.33%) DNS
8 7 (23.33%) Firewall
8 7 (23.33%) JIRA
8 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (23.33%) Vagrant
8 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (20.00%) Open Source
9 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (20.00%) LogRhythm
9 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 6 (20.00%) Unix
9 6 (20.00%) Perl
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL

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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.67%) nginx
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.33%) IaaS
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) FTP
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.67%) MarkLogic
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
1 7 (23.33%) Vagrant
2 6 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) Selenium
6 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.33%) Hudson
7 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 9 (30.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 9 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 9 (30.00%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Database Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) ELK Stack
2 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.33%) LAMP
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Biology
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 5 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Unix
5 5 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (20.00%) Open Source
4 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (16.67%) Change Control
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.67%) High Availability
4 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (16.67%) Time Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Security Hardening
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby
4 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) GPFS
2 5 (16.67%) iptables
2 5 (16.67%) NFS
2 5 (16.67%) Postfix
2 5 (16.67%) Sendmail
2 5 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (93.33%) Puppet
2 12 (40.00%) Nagios
3 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (16.67%) Ansible
4 5 (16.67%) Cobbler
4 5 (16.67%) Ganglia
4 5 (16.67%) OSSEC
5 4 (13.33%) Packer
6 2 (6.67%) Kibana
6 2 (6.67%) logstash
7 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
7 1 (3.33%) Graphite
7 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) EMC
3 5 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 5 (16.67%) Splunk
3 5 (16.67%) TippingPoint
4 2 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) New Relic
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