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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 43 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 19 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.19% 6.09% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 7.95% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 43 3
Median daily rate £345 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
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
475 604 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.83% 76.65% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 368 295
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 47
Median hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 June 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 -1 18 £350 -6.66% 1
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 29 (90.63%) Linux
1 29 (90.63%) Puppet
2 19 (59.38%) DevOps
3 15 (46.88%) Docker
4 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (37.50%) Nagios
6 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
6 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 11 (34.38%) Python
6 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) JIRA
6 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (31.25%) Open Source
7 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
7 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
7 10 (31.25%) LogRhythm
7 10 (31.25%) ITIL
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (28.13%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (28.13%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (28.13%) iptables
8 9 (28.13%) Solaris
8 9 (28.13%) Unix
8 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
8 9 (28.13%) SQL
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
8 9 (28.13%) HP

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 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
3 4 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) MarkLogic
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
2 2 (6.25%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Vagrant
3 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (9.38%) Selenium
5 3 (9.38%) Subversion
6 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.13%) Hudson
7 1 (3.13%) Maven
7 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Administrator
2 10 (31.25%) Lead DevOps
2 10 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (28.13%) Cloud Specialist
3 9 (28.13%) DevOps Specialist
3 9 (28.13%) Technical Leader
3 9 (28.13%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (21.88%) Azure DevOps
4 7 (21.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
9 2 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) ELK Stack
2 2 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Biology
2 2 (6.25%) CESG
2 2 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Solaris
4 9 (28.13%) Unix
5 4 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 10 (31.25%) Open Source
4 9 (28.13%) Change Control
4 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (28.13%) High Availability
4 9 (28.13%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (28.13%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
1 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
2 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) Ruby
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CLAS
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 2 (6.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Docker
2 9 (28.13%) iptables
2 9 (28.13%) Postfix
2 9 (28.13%) Sendmail
2 9 (28.13%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (28.13%) vSphere
3 2 (6.25%) GPFS
3 2 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (90.63%) Puppet
2 12 (37.50%) Nagios
3 9 (28.13%) Cobbler
3 9 (28.13%) OSSEC
4 7 (21.88%) Ansible
5 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (15.63%) Packer
7 2 (6.25%) Ganglia
7 2 (6.25%) Kibana
7 2 (6.25%) logstash
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
2 10 (31.25%) LogRhythm
3 9 (28.13%) EMC
3 9 (28.13%) HP
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 9 (28.13%) ServiceNow
3 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
3 9 (28.13%) Splunk
3 9 (28.13%) TippingPoint
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) New Relic