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 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 50 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 44 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.91% 1.52% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 1.89% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
Median daily rate £450 £340 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -16.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £423
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
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
1235 1162 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.63% 80.19% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 663 547
Median daily rate £411 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
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 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 4 May 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 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 26 (42.62%) Linux
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Finance
3 23 (37.70%) PowerShell
4 21 (34.43%) DevOps
4 21 (34.43%) Release Management
4 21 (34.43%) Windows
5 20 (32.79%) Project Management
5 20 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (31.15%) Migration
7 18 (29.51%) Python
8 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
9 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
10 14 (22.95%) ITIL
10 14 (22.95%) VMware
11 13 (21.31%) C#
11 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.67%) SCCM
12 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (19.67%) Legal
13 11 (18.03%) SQL
13 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
14 10 (16.39%) Java
14 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
14 10 (16.39%) Banking
14 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
14 10 (16.39%) MSBuild
14 10 (16.39%) Puppet
14 10 (16.39%) Splunk

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 4 (6.56%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) DNS
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
1 2 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (3.28%) SSL
1 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) PABX
2 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.39%) MSBuild
2 10 (16.39%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (16.39%) TeamCity
3 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) git-flow
5 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.64%) PVCS
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Legal
3 10 (16.39%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Environment Manager
2 9 (14.75%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Build Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Build Automation Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Server Specialist
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) AWS Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Azure Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) REST
2 5 (8.20%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) .NET
3 3 (4.92%) SOAP
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.64%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.28%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Informatics
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 21 (34.43%) Windows
3 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
4 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.75%) Unix
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.64%) Android
10 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) DevOps
2 21 (34.43%) Release Management
3 20 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (32.79%) Project Management
4 19 (31.15%) Migration
5 14 (22.95%) ITIL
6 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.11%) Build Automation
7 8 (13.11%) Security Patching
8 7 (11.48%) Service Management
8 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (8.20%) SDLC
10 5 (8.20%) Server Building
10 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.20%) System Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.20%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) PowerShell
2 18 (29.51%) Python
3 13 (21.31%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) SQL
5 10 (16.39%) Java
5 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
6 9 (14.75%) Perl
7 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
7 8 (13.11%) Bourne shell
7 8 (13.11%) C++
7 8 (13.11%) Korn
7 8 (13.11%) Ruby
7 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.20%) VBScript
9 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.28%) C
10 2 (3.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.28%) IISP
2 2 (3.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Docker
2 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) SCCM
2 10 (16.39%) Ansible
2 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (16.39%) Puppet
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (3.28%) vRealize
4 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) VMware
2 10 (16.39%) Splunk
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) ServiceNow
4 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Mitel
6 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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