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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
London / City of London
Rank 108 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 45 67 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.53% 2.13% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.46% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 73
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £700 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +23.57%

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
2494 2719 4248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.57% 86.62% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 2157 3315
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 73 (55.73%) Linux
2 55 (41.98%) DevOps
3 53 (40.46%) Puppet
4 47 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (34.35%) Python
6 42 (32.06%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (30.53%) Ansible
8 37 (28.24%) Finance
9 36 (27.48%) Git (software)
10 35 (26.72%) Unix
10 35 (26.72%) Windows
11 34 (25.95%) Ruby
12 32 (24.43%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (22.90%) Open Source
13 30 (22.90%) Jenkins
14 29 (22.14%) Opscode Chef
15 28 (21.37%) Java
16 25 (19.08%) High Availability
17 24 (18.32%) Docker
18 23 (17.56%) ITIL
19 22 (16.79%) Web Services
19 22 (16.79%) MongoDB
19 22 (16.79%) Bash Shell
20 21 (16.03%) REST
21 20 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
21 20 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
21 20 (15.27%) JIRA
22 18 (13.74%) VMware
23 17 (12.98%) HTML
23 17 (12.98%) Perl

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 10 (7.63%) Confluence
2 7 (5.34%) Apache
3 6 (4.58%) IIS
3 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.05%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.29%) nginx
5 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.53%) CMS
6 2 (1.53%) JBoss
6 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.76%) Drupal
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.76%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) HipChat
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.06%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.87%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (6.87%) GitHub
4 7 (5.34%) IaaS
5 6 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.29%) Office 365
7 2 (1.53%) Datadog
7 2 (1.53%) PaaS
7 2 (1.53%) SaaS
8 1 (0.76%) Akamai
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.76%) Slack
8 1 (0.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) DNS
2 13 (9.92%) HTTP
3 12 (9.16%) Firewall
4 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.82%) DHCP
5 5 (3.82%) VPN
6 4 (3.05%) Internet
6 4 (3.05%) SSL
7 3 (2.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.29%) Network Security
8 2 (1.53%) LAN
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.76%) FTP
9 1 (0.76%) Intranet
9 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.76%) IPsec
9 1 (0.76%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.76%) LDAP
9 1 (0.76%) SSH
9 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) MongoDB
2 13 (9.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.40%) MySQL
5 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.34%) Big Data
7 7 (5.34%) Neo4j
7 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.58%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.05%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.05%) Redis
11 3 (2.29%) HBase
11 3 (2.29%) Sqoop
12 2 (1.53%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.76%) DB2
13 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (27.48%) Git (software)
2 30 (22.90%) Jenkins
3 20 (15.27%) JIRA
4 16 (12.21%) Subversion
5 9 (6.87%) Vagrant
6 7 (5.34%) Maven
7 6 (4.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.82%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.05%) Hudson
10 3 (2.29%) Ant
10 3 (2.29%) Gradle
10 3 (2.29%) JUnit
10 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.53%) GitLab
11 2 (1.53%) Grunt
11 2 (1.53%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (28.24%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.05%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Electronics
5 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (28.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (21.37%) Developer
3 15 (11.45%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (9.16%) Administrator
5 12 (9.16%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.63%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 9 (6.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (6.87%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Release Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Azure Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (3.82%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.79%) Web Services
2 21 (16.03%) REST
3 17 (12.98%) HTML
4 11 (8.40%) .NET
4 11 (8.40%) Play Framework
5 10 (7.63%) Spring
6 9 (6.87%) JSON
7 8 (6.11%) Akka
7 8 (6.11%) CSS
7 8 (6.11%) Symfony
8 7 (5.34%) Dropwizard
8 7 (5.34%) Hibernate
8 7 (5.34%) HTML5
8 7 (5.34%) JAX-RS
9 6 (4.58%) Ajax
9 6 (4.58%) Kafka
9 6 (4.58%) Node.js
9 6 (4.58%) spray
10 5 (3.82%) CSS3
10 5 (3.82%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Public Cloud
2 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.11%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.82%) Clustering
5 5 (3.82%) CMDB
5 5 (3.82%) Fintech
6 4 (3.05%) Semantic Web
7 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.29%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.29%) User Experience
8 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.53%) Equities
9 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.76%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.76%) NHS
9 1 (0.76%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (55.73%) Linux
2 35 (26.72%) Unix
2 35 (26.72%) Windows
3 17 (12.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (12.98%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.34%) CentOS
4 7 (5.34%) Mac OS X
4 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.58%) SUSE
6 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.53%) AIX
8 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.76%) Solaris
9 1 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.98%) DevOps
2 47 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.43%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (22.90%) Open Source
5 25 (19.08%) High Availability
6 23 (17.56%) ITIL
7 20 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (12.21%) TDD
9 15 (11.45%) Scrum
10 14 (10.69%) Load Balancing
11 12 (9.16%) Build Automation
12 10 (7.63%) Project Management
12 10 (7.63%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (7.63%) SDLC
13 9 (6.87%) Change Management
13 9 (6.87%) Software Engineering
13 9 (6.87%) Web Design
14 8 (6.11%) BDD
14 8 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) Python
2 34 (25.95%) Ruby
3 28 (21.37%) Java
4 22 (16.79%) Bash Shell
5 17 (12.98%) Perl
6 16 (12.21%) PHP
7 14 (10.69%) Scala
8 12 (9.16%) SQL
9 11 (8.40%) Shell Script
10 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.58%) Go
13 5 (3.82%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.29%) C#
15 2 (1.53%) C
15 2 (1.53%) Groovy
15 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.76%) F#
16 1 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (11.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.63%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) Degree
4 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.53%) MCSE
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.76%) CCA
8 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) ECDL
8 1 (0.76%) MCDST
8 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (18.32%) Docker
2 8 (6.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.29%) HDFS
5 3 (2.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.53%) vCloud
6 2 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.76%) Ceph
7 1 (0.76%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.76%) GPFS
7 1 (0.76%) iptables
7 1 (0.76%) LXC
7 1 (0.76%) Postfix
7 1 (0.76%) Squid
7 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.76%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (40.46%) Puppet
2 40 (30.53%) Ansible
3 29 (22.14%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (11.45%) Terraform
5 13 (9.92%) Kubernetes
6 6 (4.58%) SCCM
7 5 (3.82%) Salt
8 4 (3.05%) Control-M
8 4 (3.05%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (3.05%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.29%) Data Guard
9 3 (2.29%) logstash
9 3 (2.29%) Nagios
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (2.29%) Rancher
9 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 3 (2.29%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.53%) Grafana
10 2 (1.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) VMware
2 14 (10.69%) Red Hat
3 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.40%) Oracle
4 8 (6.11%) Splunk
5 7 (5.34%) ServiceNow
6 6 (4.58%) Apple
7 5 (3.82%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.82%) New Relic
7 5 (3.82%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.82%) Veritas
8 4 (3.05%) HP
8 4 (3.05%) Sophos
9 3 (2.29%) Google
9 3 (2.29%) IBM
9 3 (2.29%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.29%) Remedy
9 3 (2.29%) SAP
9 3 (2.29%) WorldPay
10 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
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