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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 78 119 129
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 106 92 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.06% 1.69% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 2.06% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 77 57
Median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £334 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
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
2990 4471 4717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.39% 82.20% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2401 3529 3501
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 47
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.63 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.01 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 99 (53.51%) Linux
2 84 (45.41%) Puppet
3 76 (41.08%) DevOps
4 64 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (33.51%) Amazon AWS
6 60 (32.43%) Python
7 57 (30.81%) Git (software)
8 53 (28.65%) Ansible
9 52 (28.11%) Finance
10 51 (27.57%) Ruby
10 51 (27.57%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (27.03%) Jenkins
12 48 (25.95%) Open Source
13 46 (24.86%) Docker
14 45 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (23.24%) Java
16 42 (22.70%) Unix
17 41 (22.16%) ITIL
18 33 (17.84%) Change Management
19 31 (16.76%) Web Services
19 31 (16.76%) SQL
19 31 (16.76%) VMware
19 31 (16.76%) Security Cleared
20 29 (15.68%) HTML
20 29 (15.68%) Windows
21 28 (15.14%) Scrum
22 26 (14.05%) HTTP
22 26 (14.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 26 (14.05%) SC Cleared
23 25 (13.51%) REST

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 15 (8.11%) Apache
2 12 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.95%) OpenStack
3 11 (5.95%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.41%) Confluence
4 10 (5.41%) IIS
5 7 (3.78%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.24%) JBoss
7 5 (2.70%) nginx
7 5 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.62%) CMS
9 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.08%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.08%) WildFly
11 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) HipChat
2 2 (1.08%) MS Project
2 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) LatentZero
1 2 (1.08%) Minerva
1 2 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (33.51%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.19%) GitHub
3 8 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.70%) IaaS
7 3 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.08%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.08%) Route 53
8 2 (1.08%) SaaS
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.54%) PaaS
9 1 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.05%) HTTP
2 20 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 18 (9.73%) DNS
4 13 (7.03%) Firewall
5 10 (5.41%) LDAP
6 8 (4.32%) VPN
7 7 (3.78%) Internet
8 6 (3.24%) Network Security
9 5 (2.70%) DHCP
10 4 (2.16%) ICMP
10 4 (2.16%) MPLS
11 3 (1.62%) BGP
11 3 (1.62%) LAN
11 3 (1.62%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.62%) OSPF
11 3 (1.62%) SAN
11 3 (1.62%) SSL
11 3 (1.62%) VPLS
12 2 (1.08%) Intranet
12 2 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.97%) MongoDB
2 23 (12.43%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.19%) MySQL
4 15 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.86%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.78%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.70%) Redis
11 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (1.08%) Big Data
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.54%) DB2
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (30.81%) Git (software)
2 50 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 23 (12.43%) Subversion
4 20 (10.81%) JIRA
5 16 (8.65%) Vagrant
6 13 (7.03%) Maven
7 9 (4.86%) GitLab
8 8 (4.32%) GoCD
8 8 (4.32%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.78%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (3.24%) Ant
10 6 (3.24%) Artifactory
10 6 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.24%) FishEye
11 5 (2.70%) Gradle
11 5 (2.70%) IntelliJ
12 4 (2.16%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.62%) Hudson
13 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (28.11%) Finance
2 14 (7.57%) Banking
3 11 (5.95%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.41%) Front Office
5 7 (3.78%) Retail
6 6 (3.24%) Marketing
7 5 (2.70%) Law
8 4 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.62%) Legal
10 2 (1.08%) Back Office
10 2 (1.08%) Games
10 2 (1.08%) Publishing
11 1 (0.54%) Electronics
11 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (30.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (17.30%) Developer
3 16 (8.65%) Analyst
4 13 (7.03%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (5.95%) Java Developer
5 11 (5.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Configuration Analyst
7 9 (4.86%) Implementation Specialist
7 9 (4.86%) ITSM Specialist
8 8 (4.32%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (3.78%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (3.78%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) AWS DevOps
10 6 (3.24%) Consultant
10 6 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Elasticsearch Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.76%) Web Services
2 29 (15.68%) HTML
3 25 (13.51%) REST
4 23 (12.43%) CSS
5 19 (10.27%) Play Framework
6 17 (9.19%) Ajax
6 17 (9.19%) Node.js
7 16 (8.65%) Spring
8 15 (8.11%) JSON
8 15 (8.11%) XML
9 12 (6.49%) .NET
9 12 (6.49%) Akka
10 11 (5.95%) HTML5
11 8 (4.32%) CSS3
11 8 (4.32%) J2EE
11 8 (4.32%) JMS
11 8 (4.32%) spray
11 8 (4.32%) Symfony
12 7 (3.78%) Django
12 7 (3.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.19%) Hedge funds
2 13 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.49%) CMDB
4 9 (4.86%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.24%) Semantic Web
7 5 (2.70%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.16%) Clustering
8 4 (2.16%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.62%) Derivative
9 3 (1.62%) Life Science
10 2 (1.08%) CESG
10 2 (1.08%) Fintech
10 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.08%) PMI
10 2 (1.08%) Social Media
11 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.54%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (53.51%) Linux
2 42 (22.70%) Unix
3 29 (15.68%) Windows
4 26 (14.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (10.27%) CentOS
6 18 (9.73%) Windows Server
7 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (4.86%) Mac OS X
9 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.24%) CoreOS
11 4 (2.16%) Solaris
11 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.62%) AIX
12 3 (1.62%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.08%) Debian
13 2 (1.08%) Fedora
13 2 (1.08%) SUSE
13 2 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.08%) DevOps
2 64 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (25.95%) Open Source
4 45 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (22.16%) ITIL
6 33 (17.84%) Change Management
7 28 (15.14%) Scrum
8 23 (12.43%) Service Management
9 22 (11.89%) Project Management
10 21 (11.35%) ITSM
11 20 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (10.81%) Kanban
12 17 (9.19%) Incident Management
13 16 (8.65%) ITIL V3
13 16 (8.65%) Release Management
14 15 (8.11%) E-Commerce
15 14 (7.57%) Software Engineering
16 13 (7.03%) Load Balancing
17 12 (6.49%) Build Automation
17 12 (6.49%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (32.43%) Python
2 51 (27.57%) Ruby
3 43 (23.24%) Java
4 31 (16.76%) SQL
5 24 (12.97%) Perl
5 24 (12.97%) Scala
6 22 (11.89%) Shell Script
7 20 (10.81%) Bash Shell
7 20 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 16 (8.65%) PHP
9 15 (8.11%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.86%) C#
11 8 (4.32%) Go
12 6 (3.24%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.62%) Erlang
14 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (16.76%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.05%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.11%) Degree
4 11 (5.95%) PMI Certification
5 10 (5.41%) PMP
6 4 (2.16%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.62%) CCNA
7 3 (1.62%) CCNP
7 3 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.54%) CAPM
9 1 (0.54%) CCIE
9 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.54%) RHCA
9 1 (0.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.24%) COBIT
1 6 (3.24%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.08%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (24.86%) Docker
2 20 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.24%) etcd
4 6 (3.24%) flannel
4 6 (3.24%) vSphere
5 5 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.16%) Ceph
6 4 (2.16%) GlusterFS
6 4 (2.16%) XenServer
7 2 (1.08%) KVM
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.08%) Xen
8 1 (0.54%) NFS
8 1 (0.54%) oVirt
8 1 (0.54%) Postfix
8 1 (0.54%) Samba
8 1 (0.54%) Squid
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 84 (45.41%) Puppet
2 53 (28.65%) Ansible
3 51 (27.57%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (11.35%) Kubernetes
5 18 (9.73%) Terraform
6 12 (6.49%) Nagios
7 8 (4.32%) logstash
7 8 (4.32%) Packer
8 6 (3.24%) Oracle ZFS
8 6 (3.24%) Salt
9 5 (2.70%) HAProxy
9 5 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (2.70%) SCOM
10 4 (2.16%) Graphite
10 4 (2.16%) Kibana
10 4 (2.16%) rkt
10 4 (2.16%) Tivoli
10 4 (2.16%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.62%) Consul
Vendors
1 31 (16.76%) VMware
2 20 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.73%) Red Hat
4 16 (8.65%) Oracle
5 13 (7.03%) Splunk
6 11 (5.95%) Atlassian
7 10 (5.41%) ServiceNow
8 7 (3.78%) Cisco
8 7 (3.78%) Rackspace
8 7 (3.78%) SaltStack
9 6 (3.24%) Google
10 4 (2.16%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.16%) HP
10 4 (2.16%) IBM
10 4 (2.16%) New Relic
11 3 (1.62%) AppSense
11 3 (1.62%) BMC
11 3 (1.62%) Citrix
11 3 (1.62%) Perforce
11 3 (1.62%) Veritas
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £25.00 - £30.00 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £495.50 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day Negotiable rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago