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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
London / Croydon
Rank 27 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 10 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.65% 3.52% 9.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 3.96% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 9
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £405 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £445
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 227 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 85.58% 88.67% 81.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 187 72
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
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 20 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (78.13%) SC Cleared
1 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
2 24 (75.00%) DevOps
3 23 (71.88%) Jenkins
3 23 (71.88%) Git (software)
4 22 (68.75%) Linux
5 21 (65.63%) Oracle
5 21 (65.63%) Service Management
5 21 (65.63%) Puppet
6 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (56.25%) VMware
7 18 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (56.25%) Maven
7 18 (56.25%) JIRA
8 17 (53.13%) Scrum
8 17 (53.13%) ZABBIX
8 17 (53.13%) Ansible
9 16 (50.00%) Docker
9 16 (50.00%) Hadoop
9 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (50.00%) Confluence
9 16 (50.00%) vCloud
9 16 (50.00%) Software Packaging
9 16 (50.00%) DNS
9 16 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (46.88%) Terraform
10 15 (46.88%) Ant
11 14 (43.75%) JUnit

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 16 (50.00%) Confluence
2 13 (40.63%) Apache
2 13 (40.63%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (21.88%) nginx
4 2 (6.25%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) HipChat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) DNS
2 13 (40.63%) OpenLDAP
2 13 (40.63%) OpenVPN
2 13 (40.63%) SSH
3 10 (31.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (31.25%) VPN
4 7 (21.88%) IPsec
5 4 (12.50%) LDAP
5 4 (12.50%) SSL
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall
7 2 (6.25%) HTTP
8 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 13 (40.63%) Oracle Database
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Git (software)
1 23 (71.88%) Jenkins
2 18 (56.25%) JIRA
2 18 (56.25%) Maven
3 16 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (46.88%) Ant
5 14 (43.75%) JUnit
6 13 (40.63%) JIRA Agile
6 13 (40.63%) Liquibase
6 13 (40.63%) SonarQube
7 6 (18.75%) Bitbucket
7 6 (18.75%) Subversion
8 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (6.25%) Hudson
10 1 (3.13%) Gradle
10 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
10 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Scala Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Asset and Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Architect
5 1 (3.13%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 14 (43.75%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (40.63%) MCollective
4 3 (9.38%) REST
5 2 (6.25%) Akka
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE
5 2 (6.25%) jBPM
5 2 (6.25%) Play Framework
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.13%) boto
6 1 (3.13%) Kafka
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) CMDB
1 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) CentOS
3 7 (21.88%) RancherOS
3 7 (21.88%) VyOS
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (75.00%) DevOps
3 21 (65.63%) Service Management
4 19 (59.38%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (53.13%) Scrum
6 16 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (40.63%) Identity Management
8 13 (40.63%) Workflow
9 9 (28.13%) Coaching
10 6 (18.75%) Case Management
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
11 5 (15.63%) Open Source
11 5 (15.63%) Release Management
12 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
12 2 (6.25%) Functional Programming
12 2 (6.25%) Service Design
12 2 (6.25%) UML
13 1 (3.13%) SDLC
13 1 (3.13%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.00%) Ruby
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) Scala
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) SC Cleared
1 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Docker
1 16 (50.00%) vCloud
2 13 (40.63%) Postfix
2 13 (40.63%) Squid
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) HDFS
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) Puppet
2 17 (53.13%) Ansible
2 17 (53.13%) ZABBIX
3 15 (46.88%) Terraform
4 13 (40.63%) Docker Swarm
4 13 (40.63%) Kibana
4 13 (40.63%) Kubernetes
4 13 (40.63%) logstash
4 13 (40.63%) Rancher
5 7 (21.88%) Consul
5 7 (21.88%) HAProxy
5 7 (21.88%) Packer
6 3 (9.38%) FortiGate
6 3 (9.38%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (3.13%) OpenAM
7 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 13 (40.63%) Sonatype
4 9 (28.13%) Atlassian
5 7 (21.88%) AppDynamics
5 7 (21.88%) Vyatta
6 3 (9.38%) AlienVault
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
6 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.13%) Adobe
7 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
7 1 (3.13%) Cadence
7 1 (3.13%) Google
7 1 (3.13%) Guidewire
7 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Snow