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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 26 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 22 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.40% 3.51% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.48% 3.90% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £481 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £433 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.63%
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
232 154 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.55% 90.06% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 106 112
Median daily rate £463 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 40 (83.33%) Linux
4 39 (81.25%) Security Cleared
4 39 (81.25%) SC Cleared
5 38 (79.17%) Jenkins
6 37 (77.08%) DevOps
7 35 (72.92%) Puppet
8 34 (70.83%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (70.83%) JIRA
8 34 (70.83%) Oracle
8 34 (70.83%) Service Management
9 32 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (66.67%) Scrum
9 32 (66.67%) VMware
9 32 (66.67%) ZABBIX
9 32 (66.67%) Confluence
9 32 (66.67%) Ansible
9 32 (66.67%) Docker
10 31 (64.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 31 (64.58%) Sonatype Nexus
10 31 (64.58%) Software Packaging
10 31 (64.58%) vCloud
10 31 (64.58%) Maven
10 31 (64.58%) DNS
11 30 (62.50%) Ant
11 30 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
11 30 (62.50%) Hadoop
12 29 (60.42%) OpenLDAP
12 29 (60.42%) Postfix

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 32 (66.67%) Confluence
2 29 (60.42%) Apache
2 29 (60.42%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (14.58%) nginx
4 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (60.42%) HipChat
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) GitHub
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) DNS
2 29 (60.42%) OpenLDAP
2 29 (60.42%) OpenVPN
2 29 (60.42%) SSH
3 12 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 12 (25.00%) VPN
4 10 (20.83%) IPsec
5 6 (12.50%) HTTP
6 3 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.17%) Firewall
7 2 (4.17%) LDAP
8 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
4 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 38 (79.17%) Jenkins
3 34 (70.83%) JIRA
4 31 (64.58%) Maven
4 31 (64.58%) Sonatype Nexus
5 30 (62.50%) Ant
6 29 (60.42%) JIRA Agile
6 29 (60.42%) JUnit
6 29 (60.42%) Liquibase
6 29 (60.42%) SonarQube
7 19 (39.58%) Bitbucket
8 10 (20.83%) Subversion
9 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
10 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.08%) Hudson
10 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (31.25%) Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.08%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Build Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.08%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Service Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) Software Packaging
2 29 (60.42%) ELK Stack
2 29 (60.42%) MCollective
3 4 (8.33%) Spring
3 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (6.25%) JavaFX
4 3 (6.25%) JMS
4 3 (6.25%) Node.js
4 3 (6.25%) Struts
4 3 (6.25%) Web Services
5 2 (4.17%) Akka
5 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) jBPM
5 2 (4.17%) Play Framework
5 2 (4.17%) REST
5 2 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) JSON
6 1 (2.08%) RESTful
6 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) CentOS
3 7 (14.58%) RancherOS
3 7 (14.58%) VyOS
4 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (77.08%) DevOps
3 34 (70.83%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (70.83%) Service Management
4 32 (66.67%) Scrum
5 31 (64.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 29 (60.42%) Identity Management
7 28 (58.33%) Workflow
8 27 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (45.83%) Case Management
10 20 (41.67%) Coaching
11 5 (10.42%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (10.42%) Open Source
11 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.42%) Web Design
12 4 (8.33%) Release Management
12 4 (8.33%) Web Development
13 3 (6.25%) ITIL
14 2 (4.17%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) Shell Script
2 20 (41.67%) Ruby
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (2.08%) Go
6 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 39 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 18 (37.50%) CTC Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 32 (66.67%) Docker
2 31 (64.58%) vCloud
3 29 (60.42%) Postfix
3 29 (60.42%) Squid
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (72.92%) Puppet
2 32 (66.67%) Ansible
2 32 (66.67%) ZABBIX
3 29 (60.42%) Kibana
3 29 (60.42%) Kubernetes
3 29 (60.42%) logstash
3 29 (60.42%) Rancher
3 29 (60.42%) Terraform
4 10 (20.83%) Consul
4 10 (20.83%) Packer
5 7 (14.58%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.17%) FortiGate
6 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Oracle
2 32 (66.67%) VMware
3 29 (60.42%) Sonatype
4 22 (45.83%) Atlassian
5 10 (20.83%) AppDynamics
6 7 (14.58%) Vyatta
7 4 (8.33%) Twitter
8 2 (4.17%) AlienVault
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco
8 2 (4.17%) Juniper
8 2 (4.17%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.08%) Adobe
9 1 (2.08%) Autodesk
9 1 (2.08%) Guidewire
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow