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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 100 107 148
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +41
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 102 104 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.82% 1.56% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.03% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 85 41
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -25.67%
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
4349 5125 4535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.80% 77.07% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3769 3440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 88
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.63 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 72 (40.00%) Linux
2 51 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (27.22%) Puppet
4 44 (24.44%) Java
5 42 (23.33%) UNIX
6 41 (22.78%) Finance
7 40 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 39 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (21.67%) Windows
9 37 (20.56%) Git (software)
10 36 (20.00%) DevOps
11 35 (19.44%) Ruby
12 31 (17.22%) ITIL
12 31 (17.22%) Python
12 31 (17.22%) Oracle
12 31 (17.22%) Subversion
13 30 (16.67%) SQL
13 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 29 (16.11%) Perl
15 27 (15.00%) HTML
16 26 (14.44%) Relational Database
17 25 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
18 24 (13.33%) Maven
19 23 (12.78%) JavaScript
20 21 (11.67%) .NET
21 20 (11.11%) HTTP
21 20 (11.11%) Project Management
21 20 (11.11%) Banking
21 20 (11.11%) CMDB
22 19 (10.56%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (7.78%) Apache
2 11 (6.11%) JBoss
3 10 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.44%) CMS
6 7 (3.89%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.89%) IIS
7 6 (3.33%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.78%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.22%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (2.22%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (2.22%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.67%) nginx
10 3 (1.67%) Node.js
11 2 (1.11%) Confluence
11 2 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.89%) MS Office
3 5 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (2.22%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (1.11%) ReMetrica
4 2 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.56%) Siebel Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.89%) PaaS
2 7 (3.89%) IaaS
3 3 (1.67%) SaaS
3 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.11%) HTTP
2 7 (3.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.89%) DNS
2 7 (3.89%) SSL
3 5 (2.78%) SAN
3 5 (2.78%) DHCP
4 3 (1.67%) Firewall
5 2 (1.11%) LDAP
5 2 (1.11%) WAN
5 2 (1.11%) IMAP
6 1 (0.56%) NAS
6 1 (0.56%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.56%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.56%) POP3
6 1 (0.56%) LAN
6 1 (0.56%) VoIP
6 1 (0.56%) FTP
6 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.56%) SNMP
6 1 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.44%) Relational Database
2 17 (9.44%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.78%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.00%) MySQL
6 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.78%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.22%) DB2
9 4 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.67%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 40 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 37 (20.56%) Git (software)
3 31 (17.22%) Subversion
4 24 (13.33%) Maven
5 11 (6.11%) Ant
6 10 (5.56%) JIRA
6 10 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.44%) ClearCase
9 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.33%) JMeter
9 6 (3.33%) CruiseControl
9 6 (3.33%) JProfiler
9 6 (3.33%) Gradle
9 6 (3.33%) VisualVM
10 5 (2.78%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.78%) Hudson
11 4 (2.22%) WiX
11 4 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (22.78%) Finance
2 20 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.33%) Advertising
4 5 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.22%) International Banking
6 3 (1.67%) Retail
6 3 (1.67%) Publishing
7 2 (1.11%) Back Office
7 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.11%) Billing
7 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (22.22%) Developer
2 28 (15.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (12.78%) Analyst
4 16 (8.89%) Consultant
5 9 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
5 9 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (3.89%) Administrator
7 6 (3.33%) Configuration Analyst
7 6 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (2.78%) ETL Developer
8 5 (2.78%) Release Manager
8 5 (2.78%) Team Leader
8 5 (2.78%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.22%) Applications Developer
9 4 (2.22%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (2.22%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (2.22%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.22%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.00%) HTML
2 21 (11.67%) .NET
3 19 (10.56%) Web Services
4 14 (7.78%) CSS
5 13 (7.22%) XML
5 13 (7.22%) REST
6 11 (6.11%) Middleware
7 9 (5.00%) JSON
8 8 (4.44%) Hibernate
9 7 (3.89%) SOAP
10 6 (3.33%) JSP
10 6 (3.33%) jQuery
10 6 (3.33%) JAX-RS
11 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (2.78%) Ajax
12 4 (2.22%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.22%) Software Packaging
12 4 (2.22%) Dojo
12 4 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) CMDB
2 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.11%) Clustering
4 8 (4.44%) Open Source
5 4 (2.22%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.11%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) Equities
8 1 (0.56%) Derivative
8 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.56%) Statistics
8 1 (0.56%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.00%) Linux
2 42 (23.33%) UNIX
3 39 (21.67%) Windows
4 12 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.11%) CentOS
5 11 (6.11%) Mac OS X
6 10 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.33%) AIX
8 5 (2.78%) Solaris
9 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.67%) VMS
9 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.11%) OpenVMS
10 2 (1.11%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.56%) Android
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE
11 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (20.00%) DevOps
4 31 (17.22%) ITIL
5 20 (11.11%) Project Management
6 18 (10.00%) Change Management
7 15 (8.33%) Scrum
8 14 (7.78%) Release Management
9 12 (6.67%) Content Management
9 12 (6.67%) Web Design
10 11 (6.11%) Web Development
10 11 (6.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (5.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 9 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.44%) Data Modelling
12 8 (4.44%) SOA
12 8 (4.44%) OO
12 8 (4.44%) Service Delivery
12 8 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (24.44%) Java
2 35 (19.44%) Ruby
3 31 (17.22%) Python
4 30 (16.67%) SQL
5 29 (16.11%) Perl
6 23 (12.78%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.44%) Bash Shell
8 13 (7.22%) C#
8 13 (7.22%) PHP
9 10 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 9 (5.00%) C
11 8 (4.44%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.44%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.89%) Groovy
13 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.78%) C++
14 5 (2.78%) Scala
15 3 (1.67%) VB
16 2 (1.11%) R
17 1 (0.56%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 12 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.11%) Degree
3 7 (3.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.22%) MCSE
4 4 (2.22%) LPIC
5 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.67%) MCP
5 3 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) MCTS
6 2 (1.11%) MCSA
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) QA
2 5 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.33%) XenApp
3 6 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (2.78%) vSphere
5 4 (2.22%) KVM
5 4 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.67%) XenServer
6 3 (1.67%) vCloud
7 2 (1.11%) Docker
7 2 (1.11%) RHEV
7 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.56%) NFS
8 1 (0.56%) Firmware
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.56%) Varnish
8 1 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 49 (27.22%) Puppet
2 25 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.11%) Ansible
4 7 (3.89%) SCCM
5 5 (2.78%) Nagios
5 5 (2.78%) ZABBIX
5 5 (2.78%) Salt
6 4 (2.22%) SCOM
7 3 (1.67%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.67%) Kibana
8 2 (1.11%) SELinux
8 2 (1.11%) logstash
8 2 (1.11%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.56%) Graphite
9 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.56%) MOM
9 1 (0.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (17.22%) Oracle
2 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.33%) VMware
4 9 (5.00%) Citrix
5 8 (4.44%) HP
6 7 (3.89%) IBM
6 7 (3.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.89%) SaltStack
7 6 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 6 (3.33%) Remedy
7 6 (3.33%) Lotus
7 6 (3.33%) Adobe
8 5 (2.78%) Perforce
9 3 (1.67%) RedDot
9 3 (1.67%) Cognos
9 3 (1.67%) New Relic
10 2 (1.11%) AppSense
10 2 (1.11%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.11%) EMC
10 2 (1.11%) Atlassian
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £800 - £900 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago