The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 67 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 1.23% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.49% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
830 1407 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.58% 82.38% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 751 531
Median daily rate £398 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 29 (58.00%) PowerShell
2 24 (48.00%) DevOps
3 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.00%) Migration
5 20 (40.00%) C#
5 20 (40.00%) Linux
5 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (38.00%) Finance
7 18 (36.00%) Windows
7 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
8 17 (34.00%) SQL
9 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
10 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (30.00%) Python
10 15 (30.00%) SCCM
10 15 (30.00%) Puppet
11 14 (28.00%) VMware
12 13 (26.00%) Legal
12 13 (26.00%) PaaS
13 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (24.00%) MSBuild
14 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (20.00%) Ansible
15 10 (20.00%) Docker
15 10 (20.00%) ServiceNow
15 10 (20.00%) Security Patching
16 9 (18.00%) Octopus Deploy

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) PaaS
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (10.00%) IaaS
5 4 (8.00%) SaaS
6 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.00%) Route 53
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) PABX
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.00%) MSBuild
3 9 (18.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (18.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.00%) Hudson
6 1 (2.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Legal
3 6 (12.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Automation Engineer
1 7 (14.00%) Build Engineer
1 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (14.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Server Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (10.00%) Build Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Server Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) REST
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (16.00%) Unix
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) DevOps
2 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) Migration
4 20 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.00%) Security Patching
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL
7 8 (16.00%) Release Management
8 7 (14.00%) SDLC
9 6 (12.00%) API Development
9 6 (12.00%) API Integration
9 6 (12.00%) Build Automation
9 6 (12.00%) Project Management
9 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Server Building
11 4 (8.00%) Change Management
11 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.00%) Web Development
13 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) Python
5 9 (18.00%) Java
6 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 7 (14.00%) Bourne shell
7 7 (14.00%) Perl
7 7 (14.00%) Ruby
7 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (14.00%) VBScript
8 6 (12.00%) C++
8 6 (12.00%) Korn
9 4 (8.00%) C
10 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Puppet
1 15 (30.00%) SCCM
2 12 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.00%) Ansible
4 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) vRealize
6 1 (2.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) VMware
2 10 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 9 (18.00%) Splunk
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.00%) IBM
6 2 (4.00%) Infoblox
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Mitel
7 1 (2.00%) RightScale
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