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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 22 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 29 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.74% 8.81% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.93% 10.43% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 6
Median daily rate £481 £450 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +13.68%
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
243 163 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.00% 84.46% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 113 114
Median daily rate £413 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (91.89%) Git (software)
3 33 (89.19%) Linux
4 28 (75.68%) Security Cleared
4 28 (75.68%) Jenkins
5 27 (72.97%) DevOps
6 26 (70.27%) SC Cleared
6 26 (70.27%) Puppet
7 24 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (64.86%) Ansible
7 24 (64.86%) Docker
7 24 (64.86%) JIRA
8 23 (62.16%) Maven
8 23 (62.16%) Oracle
9 22 (59.46%) Ant
9 22 (59.46%) Service Management
9 22 (59.46%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (59.46%) Scrum
9 22 (59.46%) ZABBIX
9 22 (59.46%) Hadoop
9 22 (59.46%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (59.46%) Confluence
10 21 (56.76%) OpenVPN
10 21 (56.76%) vCloud
10 21 (56.76%) OpenLDAP
10 21 (56.76%) Postfix
10 21 (56.76%) logstash
10 21 (56.76%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (56.76%) MCollective
10 21 (56.76%) Kibana

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 22 (59.46%) Confluence
2 21 (56.76%) Apache
2 21 (56.76%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (56.76%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) DNS
1 21 (56.76%) OpenLDAP
1 21 (56.76%) OpenVPN
1 21 (56.76%) SSH
2 8 (21.62%) HTTP
3 3 (8.11%) IPsec
3 3 (8.11%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) Hadoop
1 22 (59.46%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (91.89%) Git (software)
2 28 (75.68%) Jenkins
3 24 (64.86%) JIRA
4 23 (62.16%) Maven
5 22 (59.46%) Ant
6 21 (56.76%) JIRA Agile
6 21 (56.76%) JUnit
6 21 (56.76%) Liquibase
6 21 (56.76%) SonarQube
6 21 (56.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (48.65%) Bitbucket
8 12 (32.43%) Subversion
9 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.70%) Hudson
9 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) DevOps Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.70%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Build Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.70%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) ELK Stack
1 21 (56.76%) MCollective
1 21 (56.76%) Software Packaging
2 6 (16.22%) Spring
2 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (13.51%) JavaFX
3 5 (13.51%) JMS
3 5 (13.51%) Node.js
3 5 (13.51%) Struts
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) XML
6 1 (2.70%) J2EE
6 1 (2.70%) JSON
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 18 (48.65%) CentOS
3 7 (18.92%) Unix
4 6 (16.22%) Mac OS X
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) DevOps
3 24 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (59.46%) Scrum
4 22 (59.46%) Service Management
5 21 (56.76%) Case Management
5 21 (56.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (56.76%) Identity Management
6 20 (54.05%) Workflow
7 19 (51.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (45.95%) Coaching
9 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (18.92%) Web Design
10 6 (16.22%) Web Development
11 5 (13.51%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
12 4 (10.81%) Release Management
13 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
13 2 (5.41%) Open Source
14 1 (2.70%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Ruby
1 21 (56.76%) Shell Script
2 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) Scala
5 1 (2.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Security Cleared
2 26 (70.27%) SC Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) BC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Docker
2 21 (56.76%) Postfix
2 21 (56.76%) Squid
2 21 (56.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (70.27%) Puppet
2 24 (64.86%) Ansible
3 22 (59.46%) ZABBIX
4 21 (56.76%) Kibana
4 21 (56.76%) Kubernetes
4 21 (56.76%) logstash
4 21 (56.76%) Rancher
4 21 (56.76%) Terraform
5 3 (8.11%) Consul
5 3 (8.11%) Packer
6 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.70%) Nagios
7 1 (2.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Oracle
2 21 (56.76%) Sonatype
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Atlassian
4 6 (16.22%) Twitter
5 3 (8.11%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.70%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) Guidewire
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat