The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 80 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 77 88 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.32% 1.62% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.02% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 72 99
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £327 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -6.58%
Configuration Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2819 4359 4793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 80.32% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 3428 3599
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 69 (47.92%) Linux
2 57 (39.58%) Puppet
3 55 (38.19%) DevOps
4 46 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (27.78%) Finance
7 38 (26.39%) Unix
7 38 (26.39%) Python
8 36 (25.00%) Java
9 35 (24.31%) Git (software)
10 34 (23.61%) Ansible
11 32 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (22.22%) ITIL
11 32 (22.22%) Ruby
12 30 (20.83%) SQL
12 30 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
13 29 (20.14%) Jenkins
14 28 (19.44%) Open Source
15 27 (18.75%) Change Management
16 26 (18.06%) Docker
17 25 (17.36%) Perl
18 24 (16.67%) Oracle
18 24 (16.67%) Subversion
19 21 (14.58%) Banking
19 21 (14.58%) C#
19 21 (14.58%) Bash Shell
20 19 (13.19%) Windows
21 18 (12.50%) HTTP
21 18 (12.50%) Migration
21 18 (12.50%) Release Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 8 (5.56%) IIS
4 7 (4.86%) nginx
4 7 (4.86%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.17%) Apache
6 5 (3.47%) CMS
6 5 (3.47%) Node.js
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (3.47%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.39%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.39%) JBoss
8 2 (1.39%) Jetty
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.39%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) HipChat
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.69%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.69%) Minerva
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.56%) GitHub
3 5 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.39%) CloudFront
6 2 (1.39%) IaaS
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.39%) Route 53
6 2 (1.39%) SaaS
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.50%) HTTP
2 11 (7.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.86%) DNS
3 7 (4.86%) Firewall
4 5 (3.47%) Internet
5 4 (2.78%) LDAP
5 4 (2.78%) SSL
6 3 (2.08%) SAN
6 3 (2.08%) Skype
7 2 (1.39%) DHCP
7 2 (1.39%) LAN
7 2 (1.39%) NAS
7 2 (1.39%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.39%) Network Security
7 2 (1.39%) WebEx
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.69%) FTP
8 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.69%) WAN
8 1 (0.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) MySQL
3 11 (7.64%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.08%) Big Data
8 3 (2.08%) DB2
8 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.08%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.08%) Redis
9 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 35 (24.31%) Git (software)
2 29 (20.14%) Jenkins
3 24 (16.67%) Subversion
4 14 (9.72%) JIRA
5 9 (6.25%) Maven
6 8 (5.56%) ClearCase
7 7 (4.86%) ClearQuest
7 7 (4.86%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.17%) Artifactory
8 6 (4.17%) GitLab
9 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.78%) Ant
10 4 (2.78%) Hudson
11 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.39%) Gradle
11 2 (1.39%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.39%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.69%) Gitweb
General
1 40 (27.78%) Finance
2 21 (14.58%) Banking
3 14 (9.72%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Law
4 7 (4.86%) Publishing
5 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.78%) Marketing
6 4 (2.78%) Retail
7 3 (2.08%) Legal
8 2 (1.39%) Front Office
8 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.69%) Electronics
9 1 (0.69%) Games
9 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (28.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (19.44%) Developer
3 11 (7.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (5.56%) Analyst
5 7 (4.86%) Database Developer
5 7 (4.86%) Database Programmer
5 7 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (4.86%) Programmer
5 7 (4.86%) Sybase Developer
6 6 (4.17%) Architect
6 6 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 5 (3.47%) Administrator
7 5 (3.47%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.47%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (3.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (3.47%) Release Manager
7 5 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.47%) Technical Architect
8 4 (2.78%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.81%) HTML
2 16 (11.11%) Web Services
3 13 (9.03%) .NET
3 13 (9.03%) CSS
4 11 (7.64%) ELK Stack
5 10 (6.94%) REST
6 6 (4.17%) Sass
6 6 (4.17%) XML
7 5 (3.47%) jQuery
7 5 (3.47%) LAMP
7 5 (3.47%) Sensu
8 4 (2.78%) Ajax
8 4 (2.78%) Akka
8 4 (2.78%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.78%) Backbone.js
8 4 (2.78%) JSON
8 4 (2.78%) MCollective
8 4 (2.78%) Middleware
8 4 (2.78%) Spring
9 3 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Visualisation
2 12 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.25%) Derivative
3 9 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
4 8 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.86%) Equities
5 7 (4.86%) Fixed Income
6 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.47%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.78%) CMDB
8 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.08%) Clustering
10 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.39%) CESG
10 2 (1.39%) Life Science
10 2 (1.39%) PMI
10 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.39%) Social Media
11 1 (0.69%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 69 (47.92%) Linux
2 38 (26.39%) Unix
3 19 (13.19%) Windows
4 14 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.94%) Windows Server
6 7 (4.86%) CentOS
6 7 (4.86%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.17%) CoreOS
8 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.08%) AIX
9 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.39%) Debian
10 2 (1.39%) Fedora
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.39%) SUSE
10 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.69%) Android
11 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.19%) DevOps
2 46 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (22.22%) ITIL
4 28 (19.44%) Open Source
5 27 (18.75%) Change Management
6 18 (12.50%) Migration
6 18 (12.50%) Release Management
7 17 (11.81%) Service Management
8 16 (11.11%) Scrum
8 16 (11.11%) Web Development
9 15 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (8.33%) ITSM
11 12 (8.33%) Project Management
12 10 (6.94%) Incident Management
12 10 (6.94%) Workflow
13 9 (6.25%) Analytics
13 9 (6.25%) Front End Development
14 8 (5.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.39%) Python
2 36 (25.00%) Java
3 32 (22.22%) Ruby
4 30 (20.83%) SQL
5 25 (17.36%) Perl
6 21 (14.58%) Bash Shell
6 21 (14.58%) C#
7 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
9 11 (7.64%) Shell Script
10 9 (6.25%) Go
10 9 (6.25%) PHP
11 7 (4.86%) Scala
11 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.17%) VBScript
13 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.39%) Erlang
14 2 (1.39%) Korn
15 1 (0.69%) C++
15 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.81%) Degree
1 17 (11.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) PMP
5 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CAPM
7 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.69%) RHCA
7 1 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (2.78%) WCAG
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (18.06%) Docker
2 14 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.25%) vSphere
5 6 (4.17%) GlusterFS
6 5 (3.47%) etcd
6 5 (3.47%) flannel
7 4 (2.78%) Ceph
7 4 (2.78%) Xen
8 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.08%) KVM
8 3 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.39%) GFS2
9 2 (1.39%) OCFS2
9 2 (1.39%) Varnish
9 2 (1.39%) XenServer
10 1 (0.69%) HDFS
10 1 (0.69%) oVirt
10 1 (0.69%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (39.58%) Puppet
2 34 (23.61%) Ansible
3 30 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (9.03%) logstash
5 10 (6.94%) Kubernetes
6 9 (6.25%) Kibana
6 9 (6.25%) Nagios
7 8 (5.56%) Terraform
8 7 (4.86%) Ganglia
8 7 (4.86%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (3.47%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (3.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (3.47%) Packer
10 4 (2.78%) Graphite
11 3 (2.08%) Cobbler
11 3 (2.08%) Salt
11 3 (2.08%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.39%) Pingdom
12 2 (1.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Oracle
2 17 (11.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.81%) VMware
3 13 (9.03%) Red Hat
4 12 (8.33%) DataSynapse
4 12 (8.33%) Splunk
5 9 (6.25%) Rackspace
6 8 (5.56%) Reuters
7 7 (4.86%) ServiceNow
7 7 (4.86%) Sybase
7 7 (4.86%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.17%) HP
9 5 (3.47%) hybris
10 4 (2.78%) Citrix
10 4 (2.78%) IBM
10 4 (2.78%) RedDot
11 3 (2.08%) BMC
11 3 (2.08%) Cisco
11 3 (2.08%) Dell
11 3 (2.08%) Google
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