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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 86 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 86 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.52% 1.72% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.13% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 84 62
Median daily rate £475 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £343 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £625 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
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
2916 4778 4634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 80.64% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 3783 3452
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 £338 £325 £308
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 19 47 46
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 89 (52.98%) Linux
2 75 (44.64%) Puppet
3 70 (41.67%) DevOps
4 60 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
6 50 (29.76%) Python
7 48 (28.57%) Ansible
8 46 (27.38%) Open Source
8 46 (27.38%) Git (software)
8 46 (27.38%) Ruby
9 45 (26.79%) Opscode Chef
9 45 (26.79%) Jenkins
10 43 (25.60%) Finance
11 42 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (24.40%) Unix
13 38 (22.62%) Java
14 35 (20.83%) Docker
15 34 (20.24%) ITIL
16 33 (19.64%) Change Management
17 30 (17.86%) HTML
18 28 (16.67%) HTTP
19 27 (16.07%) SQL
20 26 (15.48%) Perl
20 26 (15.48%) VMware
21 24 (14.29%) Scrum
21 24 (14.29%) CSS
21 24 (14.29%) Security Cleared
22 23 (13.69%) Web Services
22 23 (13.69%) Service Management
23 22 (13.10%) Windows

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 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.95%) Apache
2 10 (5.95%) IIS
2 10 (5.95%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.17%) nginx
5 6 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.98%) Confluence
6 5 (2.98%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.38%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.38%) CMS
7 4 (2.38%) JBoss
7 4 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.19%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.60%) GemFire
9 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.60%) Jetty
9 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) HipChat
2 2 (1.19%) MS Project
2 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) LatentZero
1 2 (1.19%) Minerva
1 2 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.55%) GitHub
3 6 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.98%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.79%) IaaS
6 3 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.19%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.19%) Route 53
7 2 (1.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.60%) PaaS
8 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.67%) HTTP
2 21 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 16 (9.52%) DNS
4 14 (8.33%) Firewall
5 10 (5.95%) LDAP
6 6 (3.57%) Internet
6 6 (3.57%) Network Security
6 6 (3.57%) VPN
7 5 (2.98%) SSL
8 4 (2.38%) DHCP
8 4 (2.38%) ICMP
8 4 (2.38%) MPLS
9 3 (1.79%) BGP
9 3 (1.79%) LAN
9 3 (1.79%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.79%) OSPF
9 3 (1.79%) SAN
9 3 (1.79%) VPLS
10 2 (1.19%) NAS
10 2 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 20 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.31%) MySQL
4 15 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (7.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.95%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.98%) Redis
10 3 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.79%) Big Data
10 3 (1.79%) DB2
10 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.19%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (27.38%) Git (software)
2 45 (26.79%) Jenkins
3 18 (10.71%) Subversion
4 10 (5.95%) JIRA
4 10 (5.95%) Maven
5 9 (5.36%) Vagrant
6 8 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 7 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 7 (4.17%) GitLab
7 7 (4.17%) GoCD
8 6 (3.57%) Ant
8 6 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.38%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.79%) Hudson
10 3 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.19%) FishEye
11 2 (1.19%) Gradle
11 2 (1.19%) IntelliJ
General
1 43 (25.60%) Finance
2 11 (6.55%) Financial Institution
3 8 (4.76%) Banking
4 7 (4.17%) Front Office
5 5 (2.98%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Law
5 5 (2.98%) Marketing
5 5 (2.98%) Retail
6 4 (2.38%) Publishing
7 3 (1.79%) Legal
8 2 (1.19%) Back Office
8 2 (1.19%) Games
8 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (31.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (14.29%) Developer
3 11 (6.55%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (5.36%) Implementation Specialist
4 9 (5.36%) ITSM Specialist
4 9 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 8 (4.76%) Analyst
5 8 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (3.57%) Administrator
7 6 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 6 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (2.98%) Architect
8 5 (2.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (2.98%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (2.98%) Scala Developer
9 4 (2.38%) AWS Developer
9 4 (2.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.86%) HTML
2 24 (14.29%) CSS
3 23 (13.69%) Web Services
4 20 (11.90%) REST
5 17 (10.12%) Ajax
6 13 (7.74%) Play Framework
7 12 (7.14%) .NET
7 12 (7.14%) XML
8 11 (6.55%) JSON
8 11 (6.55%) Node.js
9 10 (5.95%) HTML5
10 8 (4.76%) CSS3
10 8 (4.76%) Middleware
11 7 (4.17%) Akka
11 7 (4.17%) ELK Stack
12 6 (3.57%) Django
12 6 (3.57%) LAMP
12 6 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (3.57%) Sensu
12 6 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Hedge funds
1 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.57%) CMDB
3 6 (3.57%) Semantic Web
3 6 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.79%) Clustering
4 3 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.79%) Derivative
4 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.19%) CESG
5 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.19%) Fintech
5 2 (1.19%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.19%) Life Science
5 2 (1.19%) PMI
5 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (52.98%) Linux
2 41 (24.40%) Unix
3 22 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (13.10%) Windows
4 14 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.55%) CentOS
6 8 (4.76%) CoreOS
6 8 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.38%) AIX
10 3 (1.79%) Solaris
10 3 (1.79%) SUSE
11 2 (1.19%) Debian
11 2 (1.19%) Fedora
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (41.67%) DevOps
2 60 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (27.38%) Open Source
4 42 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (20.24%) ITIL
6 33 (19.64%) Change Management
7 24 (14.29%) Scrum
8 23 (13.69%) Service Management
9 22 (13.10%) Project Management
10 20 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (10.12%) E-Commerce
11 17 (10.12%) Incident Management
11 17 (10.12%) Kanban
12 16 (9.52%) ITSM
13 15 (8.93%) Release Management
13 15 (8.93%) Software Engineering
14 14 (8.33%) ITIL V3
15 13 (7.74%) Programme Management
16 12 (7.14%) Load Balancing
16 12 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.76%) Python
2 46 (27.38%) Ruby
3 38 (22.62%) Java
4 27 (16.07%) SQL
5 26 (15.48%) Perl
6 19 (11.31%) Bash Shell
6 19 (11.31%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.71%) Scala
7 18 (10.71%) Shell Script
8 16 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 13 (7.74%) PHP
10 10 (5.95%) C#
10 10 (5.95%) Go
11 5 (2.98%) VBScript
12 3 (1.79%) Erlang
12 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.19%) Korn
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.52%) Degree
4 11 (6.55%) PMI Certification
5 10 (5.95%) PMP
6 6 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.38%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.79%) CCNA
8 3 (1.79%) CCNP
8 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.60%) CAPM
9 1 (0.60%) CCIE
9 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.60%) RHCA
9 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) WCAG
3 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (20.83%) Docker
2 20 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 17 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.76%) vSphere
5 7 (4.17%) etcd
5 7 (4.17%) flannel
6 5 (2.98%) Ceph
6 5 (2.98%) GlusterFS
7 4 (2.38%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.79%) Xen
8 3 (1.79%) XenServer
9 2 (1.19%) KVM
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.19%) Varnish
9 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.60%) NFS
10 1 (0.60%) Postfix
10 1 (0.60%) Samba
10 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 75 (44.64%) Puppet
2 48 (28.57%) Ansible
3 45 (26.79%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (9.52%) Kubernetes
5 15 (8.93%) Terraform
6 13 (7.74%) Nagios
7 10 (5.95%) logstash
8 9 (5.36%) Packer
9 6 (3.57%) HAProxy
9 6 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (3.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (2.98%) Graphite
10 5 (2.98%) Kibana
10 5 (2.98%) rkt
10 5 (2.98%) Salt
10 5 (2.98%) SCOM
11 4 (2.38%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.79%) Cobbler
12 3 (1.79%) Consul
12 3 (1.79%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) VMware
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 17 (10.12%) Oracle
5 13 (7.74%) Splunk
6 7 (4.17%) Cisco
7 6 (3.57%) IBM
7 6 (3.57%) Rackspace
7 6 (3.57%) SaltStack
8 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.98%) HP
9 4 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.79%) AppSense
10 3 (1.79%) BMC
10 3 (1.79%) Citrix
10 3 (1.79%) Google
10 3 (1.79%) hybris
10 3 (1.79%) Perforce
10 3 (1.79%) RedDot
10 3 (1.79%) ServiceNow
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + 6 months term initially
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago