The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 52 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 2.32% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 3.03% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Median daily rate £400 £419 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -11.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £34.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.63%
Configuration Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
473 528 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.85% 76.52% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 323 358
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 39 50
Median hourly rate £34.50 £41.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +12.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Cambridge +3 5 £400 -4.47% 2
Peterborough 0 1 - -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 4 (33.33%) High Availability
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) TippingPoint
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) Nagios
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) OSSEC

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) RS-232
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) CppUnit
2 1 (8.33%) GCC
2 1 (8.33%) GDB
2 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CESG
1 2 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CLAS
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
1 2 (16.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) iptables
1 3 (25.00%) Postfix
1 3 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (25.00%) OSSEC
3 2 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (8.33%) BT
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Samsung