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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 27 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.92% 0.71% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 0.79% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £388 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -9.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £34.78 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -6.72%
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
243 126 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 92.05% 90.00% 64.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 109 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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

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 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) 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 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Artifactory
3 3 (15.79%) GitLab
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) Bower
5 1 (5.26%) Grunt
5 1 (5.26%) gulp
5 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (5.26%) Protractor
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Asset and Configuration Manager
1 6 (31.58%) Configuration Manager
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Billing Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) MCollective
2 3 (15.79%) Sensu
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) CMDB
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) CentOS
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.79%) CoreOS
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (36.84%) DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) Build Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Security Hardening
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Data Entry
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Ruby
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Go
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Ceph
3 3 (15.79%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 6 (31.58%) Ansible
3 3 (15.79%) Graphite
3 3 (15.79%) HAProxy
3 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 3 (15.79%) logstash
4 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow