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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 107 93 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 92 119 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.70% 1.99% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.59% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 102 48
Average daily rate
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£470 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £290 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £560 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.89 £37.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-35.44% -1.98%
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 92 (47.67%) Linux
2 85 (44.04%) Puppet
3 65 (33.68%) DevOps
4 61 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (26.94%) Java
7 50 (25.91%) Opscode Chef
8 46 (23.83%) Ruby
9 44 (22.80%) Python
10 42 (21.76%) ITIL
11 41 (21.24%) UNIX
12 39 (20.21%) Finance
12 39 (20.21%) Jenkins
13 37 (19.17%) Amazon AWS
14 34 (17.62%) Open Source
15 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
16 32 (16.58%) MongoDB
16 32 (16.58%) Windows
17 29 (15.03%) MySQL
18 28 (14.51%) HTTP
19 27 (13.99%) Oracle
20 26 (13.47%) Subversion
20 26 (13.47%) Bash Shell
20 26 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (12.95%) VMware
21 25 (12.95%) Perl
21 25 (12.95%) SQL
22 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
22 24 (12.44%) Scrum
22 24 (12.44%) Relational Database

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.88%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.29%) Apache
3 15 (7.77%) WebLogic
4 9 (4.66%) OpenStack
4 9 (4.66%) nginx
5 8 (4.15%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.63%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.59%) Jetty
7 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.07%) IIS
8 4 (2.07%) Confluence
9 3 (1.55%) Node.js
9 3 (1.55%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.55%) SAS
10 2 (1.04%) CMS
10 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.04%) JBoss
11 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS Project
3 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.22%) PaaS
3 10 (5.18%) IaaS
4 7 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.07%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.52%) Office 365
7 1 (0.52%) GitHub
7 1 (0.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.51%) HTTP
2 23 (11.92%) TCP/IP
3 19 (9.84%) SSL
4 8 (4.15%) DNS
5 7 (3.63%) IPsec
6 5 (2.59%) SAN
6 5 (2.59%) Internet
6 5 (2.59%) VoIP
6 5 (2.59%) WAN
6 5 (2.59%) DHCP
6 5 (2.59%) Firewall
7 4 (2.07%) FTP
7 4 (2.07%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.55%) LDAP
8 3 (1.55%) SNMP
8 3 (1.55%) VPN
8 3 (1.55%) LAN
8 3 (1.55%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.04%) IGMP
9 2 (1.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.58%) MongoDB
2 29 (15.03%) MySQL
3 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 24 (12.44%) Relational Database
4 18 (9.33%) RDBMS
4 18 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 16 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.18%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.11%) ProClarity
10 6 (3.11%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (2.59%) Neo4j
12 4 (2.07%) Star Schema
12 4 (2.07%) EDRMS
12 4 (2.07%) DTS
Development Applications
1 39 (20.21%) Jenkins
2 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
3 26 (13.47%) Subversion
4 24 (12.44%) JIRA
5 14 (7.25%) TeamCity
5 14 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (6.74%) Mercurial
7 12 (6.22%) Maven
8 8 (4.15%) Ant
9 7 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.11%) Hudson
11 4 (2.07%) JUnit
11 4 (2.07%) Gradle
11 4 (2.07%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.55%) Selenium
12 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.04%) Toad
13 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (20.21%) Finance
2 11 (5.70%) Publishing
3 10 (5.18%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.63%) Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Retail
6 4 (2.07%) Legal
6 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.04%) Law
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (23.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.54%) Developer
3 21 (10.88%) Analyst
4 16 (8.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (4.66%) SQL Developer
6 9 (4.66%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.15%) Administrator
8 7 (3.63%) Development Engineer
8 7 (3.63%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.63%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.11%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.11%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.11%) UNIX Engineer
9 6 (3.11%) Architect
9 6 (3.11%) Consultant
9 6 (3.11%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.29%) Web Services
2 12 (6.22%) Middleware
3 11 (5.70%) HTML
3 11 (5.70%) .NET
4 9 (4.66%) REST
5 8 (4.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (3.63%) XML
6 7 (3.63%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.11%) JSON
8 5 (2.59%) JAX-RS
8 5 (2.59%) CSS
9 4 (2.07%) JRules
9 4 (2.07%) SOAP
9 4 (2.07%) J2EE
9 4 (2.07%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.07%) Ajax
9 4 (2.07%) Java EE
10 3 (1.55%) HTML5
10 3 (1.55%) Play Framework
10 3 (1.55%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.62%) Open Source
2 26 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (12.44%) CMDB
4 18 (9.33%) Clustering
5 7 (3.63%) Hedge funds
6 6 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.07%) Replication
9 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.04%) Derivative
9 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.52%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.52%) IPTV
10 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 92 (47.67%) Linux
2 41 (21.24%) UNIX
3 32 (16.58%) Windows
4 17 (8.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.15%) CentOS
5 8 (4.15%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.63%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.59%) AIX
7 5 (2.59%) Solaris
8 4 (2.07%) Debian
9 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.55%) VMS
10 2 (1.04%) SUSE
10 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.52%) Android
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.68%) DevOps
2 61 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (21.76%) ITIL
5 24 (12.44%) Scrum
6 22 (11.40%) Project Management
7 18 (9.33%) PRINCE2
7 18 (9.33%) OO
8 17 (8.81%) Release Management
9 15 (7.77%) Service Management
10 14 (7.25%) TDD
11 13 (6.74%) Change Management
11 13 (6.74%) SOA
11 13 (6.74%) Microservices
12 12 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.22%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.70%) Software Engineering
13 11 (5.70%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.18%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.94%) Java
2 46 (23.83%) Ruby
3 44 (22.80%) Python
4 26 (13.47%) Bash Shell
5 25 (12.95%) Perl
5 25 (12.95%) SQL
6 11 (5.70%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.15%) C
7 8 (4.15%) Scala
8 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.63%) Go
8 7 (3.63%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.63%) PHP
9 6 (3.11%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.59%) Groovy
11 4 (2.07%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.07%) C#
12 3 (1.55%) C++
13 2 (1.04%) Korn
14 1 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 22 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.36%) Degree
3 13 (6.74%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.11%) PMP
5 6 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.04%) MCSE
8 2 (1.04%) MCSA
8 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) MCTS
9 1 (0.52%) VCAP
9 1 (0.52%) MCP
9 1 (0.52%) HNC
9 1 (0.52%) HND
9 1 (0.52%) CCNA
9 1 (0.52%) CCA
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.52%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.18%) QA
2 4 (2.07%) SLA
3 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (3.63%) Docker
3 7 (3.63%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.11%) OCFS2
4 6 (3.11%) GlusterFS
4 6 (3.11%) GFS2
5 5 (2.59%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.07%) KVM
6 4 (2.07%) Varnish
7 3 (1.55%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.55%) vCloud
8 2 (1.04%) Samba
8 2 (1.04%) RHEV
8 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.52%) GPFS
9 1 (0.52%) Ceph
9 1 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.52%) XenApp
9 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 85 (44.04%) Puppet
2 50 (25.91%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.33%) Ansible
4 16 (8.29%) Salt
5 12 (6.22%) Vagrant
6 9 (4.66%) SCCM
7 5 (2.59%) SELinux
7 5 (2.59%) Nagios
8 3 (1.55%) SCOM
8 3 (1.55%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.55%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.04%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.04%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.04%) WSUS
9 2 (1.04%) Iperf
10 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.52%) Cacti
10 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (13.99%) Oracle
2 25 (12.95%) VMware
3 20 (10.36%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.33%) Red Hat
5 14 (7.25%) Remedy
6 13 (6.74%) IBM
7 8 (4.15%) WorldPay
7 8 (4.15%) HP
8 7 (3.63%) webMethods
8 7 (3.63%) Adobe
9 6 (3.11%) Cognos
10 5 (2.59%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.59%) EMC
10 5 (2.59%) Citrix
11 4 (2.07%) Cisco
11 4 (2.07%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.55%) Pega
12 3 (1.55%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.55%) NetApp
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Rate: £475 - 535 per day
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Rate: £300 - £380 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
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