The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 71 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 62 103 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.42% 3.30% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 4.19% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 73 36
Median daily rate £400 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Median hourly rate £45.75 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.76% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £22.17 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.00 £41.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Configuration Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2049 2461 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.98% 78.80% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 1509 1337
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 164 156
Median hourly rate £35.47 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +12 16 £265 -24.28%
Essex -7 12 £500 +25.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 12 £350 -9.67% 5
Hertfordshire +3 9 £425 +21.42% 2
Bedfordshire +5 8 £400 +110.52%
Suffolk -2 5 £500 +42.85%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 59 (40.14%) Linux
2 54 (36.73%) Puppet
3 42 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (27.89%) Windows
4 41 (27.89%) DevOps
5 33 (22.45%) Change Control
6 26 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (17.69%) Finance
7 24 (16.33%) Python
8 22 (14.97%) ITIL
8 22 (14.97%) Git (software)
8 22 (14.97%) Docker
9 21 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 20 (13.61%) Firewall
11 19 (12.93%) Red Hat
12 18 (12.24%) Project Management
13 17 (11.56%) Middleware
14 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.88%) JIRA
14 16 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (10.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (10.20%) Open Source
15 15 (10.20%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (10.20%) Unix
15 15 (10.20%) SQL
16 14 (9.52%) Oracle
16 14 (9.52%) DNS
16 14 (9.52%) Risk Management
16 14 (9.52%) Opscode Chef

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.12%) IIS
3 7 (4.76%) Apache
4 5 (3.40%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.04%) nginx
7 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.36%) JBoss
7 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.68%) Jetty
8 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.40%) MS Office
3 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) Simulink
5 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) assyst
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (6.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (4.08%) SaaS
6 5 (3.40%) Office 365
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.72%) IaaS
7 4 (2.72%) Route 53
8 2 (1.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.68%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.61%) Firewall
2 14 (9.52%) DNS
3 13 (8.84%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.16%) HTTP
4 12 (8.16%) SAN
5 9 (6.12%) SSL
6 6 (4.08%) Internet
7 5 (3.40%) VPN
8 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.04%) RS-422
9 1 (0.68%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.68%) DHCP
9 1 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.68%) FTP
9 1 (0.68%) IPsec
9 1 (0.68%) Network Security
9 1 (0.68%) SpaceWire
9 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.76%) MySQL
2 4 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.04%) Redis
3 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.36%) MarkLogic
4 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.36%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.68%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.88%) JIRA
4 12 (8.16%) Subversion
5 9 (6.12%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.04%) Maven
7 3 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (2.04%) Selenium
7 3 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.36%) Hudson
8 2 (1.36%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.36%) YourKit
9 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (17.69%) Finance
2 10 (6.80%) Automotive
3 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.40%) Legal
4 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.04%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Avionics
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (18.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (14.29%) Consultant
3 16 (10.88%) Analyst
4 14 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.48%) Administrator
5 11 (7.48%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (7.48%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Lead DevOps
7 9 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.44%) Cloud Specialist
8 8 (5.44%) Configuration Manager
8 8 (5.44%) DevOps Specialist
8 8 (5.44%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Technical Leader
8 8 (5.44%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.56%) Middleware
2 9 (6.12%) .NET
2 9 (6.12%) Web Services
3 8 (5.44%) HTML
4 7 (4.76%) Classic ASP
4 7 (4.76%) HTML5
5 6 (4.08%) WCF
6 4 (2.72%) JSON
7 3 (2.04%) J2EE
8 2 (1.36%) ELK Stack
8 2 (1.36%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.36%) Node.js
8 2 (1.36%) Spring
9 1 (0.68%) Akka
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (0.68%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.68%) Guava
9 1 (0.68%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.68%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) CMDB
2 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.44%) User Experience
3 6 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.72%) EMV
5 4 (2.72%) Statistics
6 3 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.36%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.36%) CESG
7 2 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.36%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.36%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (40.14%) Linux
2 41 (27.89%) Windows
3 16 (10.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (10.20%) Unix
5 11 (7.48%) Solaris
6 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.08%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.40%) CentOS
10 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.68%) Fedora
11 1 (0.68%) HPUX
11 1 (0.68%) VMS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.89%) DevOps
3 33 (22.45%) Change Control
4 22 (14.97%) ITIL
5 18 (12.24%) Project Management
6 16 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (10.20%) Open Source
8 14 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 13 (8.84%) Scrum
9 13 (8.84%) Software Delivery
9 13 (8.84%) Software Engineering
10 12 (8.16%) High Availability
10 12 (8.16%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.48%) Load Balancing
12 10 (6.80%) Coaching
12 10 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (6.80%) Incident Management
12 10 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (6.80%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.33%) Python
2 15 (10.20%) SQL
3 12 (8.16%) Java
4 11 (7.48%) C
4 11 (7.48%) Ruby
5 10 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.80%) PL/SQL
5 10 (6.80%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.76%) C#
7 6 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.40%) C++
8 5 (3.40%) Perl
9 3 (2.04%) Ada
9 3 (2.04%) Ada 95
9 3 (2.04%) ANSI C
9 3 (2.04%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.68%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) Degree
4 5 (3.40%) MCP
4 5 (3.40%) RHCE
5 4 (2.72%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.72%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.72%) PMP
5 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.36%) CLAS
7 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) SLA
2 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.72%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.36%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.36%) JTAG
3 2 (1.36%) RMADS
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.68%) ECSS
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (14.97%) Docker
2 10 (6.80%) iptables
2 10 (6.80%) Postfix
2 10 (6.80%) Sendmail
2 10 (6.80%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (6.80%) vSphere
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.72%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.72%) KVM
4 4 (2.72%) LXC
4 4 (2.72%) vCloud
4 4 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.68%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (36.73%) Puppet
2 14 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (8.84%) Ansible
4 11 (7.48%) Nagios
5 10 (6.80%) Cobbler
5 10 (6.80%) OSSEC
6 5 (3.40%) Packer
7 4 (2.72%) WSUS
8 2 (1.36%) Kibana
8 2 (1.36%) logstash
8 2 (1.36%) SCCM
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.68%) Salt
9 1 (0.68%) SCOM
9 1 (0.68%) Terraform
9 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (12.93%) Red Hat
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.52%) Oracle
4 12 (8.16%) VMware
5 11 (7.48%) HP
5 11 (7.48%) LogRhythm
5 11 (7.48%) Splunk
6 10 (6.80%) EMC
6 10 (6.80%) ServiceNow
6 10 (6.80%) SolarWinds
6 10 (6.80%) TippingPoint
7 8 (5.44%) Rally
8 6 (4.08%) IBM
9 4 (2.72%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.72%) Juniper
9 4 (2.72%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.04%) Serena
10 3 (2.04%) WSO2
11 2 (1.36%) Google
11 2 (1.36%) Lotus
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