The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 32 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.19% 3.50% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 3.76% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £310 £388 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -6.58%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
228 133 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.84% 93.01% 55.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 105 45
Median daily rate £435 £388 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.25% -7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Management across the Croydon region.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Croydon region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Ruby
2 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) CMDB
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Puppet
4 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) CMS
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) Ansible
5 5 (26.32%) Docker
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) CentOS
7 3 (15.79%) nginx
7 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Billing
7 3 (15.79%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 5 (26.32%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Artifactory
2 3 (15.79%) GitLab
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Asset and Configuration Manager
1 6 (31.58%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Configuration Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) MCollective
1 3 (15.79%) Sensu
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) JavaFX
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Struts
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) CMDB
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) CoreOS
3 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Build Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Security Hardening
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Data Entry
6 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Ruby
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) Go
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) Ceph
2 3 (15.79%) etcd
2 3 (15.79%) flannel
2 3 (15.79%) GlusterFS
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 5 (26.32%) Ansible
3 3 (15.79%) Graphite
3 3 (15.79%) HAProxy
3 3 (15.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 3 (15.79%) logstash
3 3 (15.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat