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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 73 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 16 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.36% 1.26% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £388 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.70
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.99%
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
970 1352 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.34% 81.20% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 725 528
Median daily rate £375 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 31 (55.36%) PowerShell
2 28 (50.00%) DevOps
3 26 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (42.86%) Linux
6 23 (41.07%) Migration
7 22 (39.29%) Finance
8 21 (37.50%) Python
9 20 (35.71%) C#
10 19 (33.93%) Jenkins
11 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
11 18 (32.14%) Windows
12 17 (30.36%) SQL
12 17 (30.36%) VMware
13 16 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (26.79%) SCCM
14 15 (26.79%) Legal
14 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (25.00%) MSBuild
15 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 14 (25.00%) Puppet
16 13 (23.21%) PaaS
16 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (21.43%) Unix
17 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
17 12 (21.43%) Ansible
17 12 (21.43%) Docker
18 11 (19.64%) Octopus Deploy
18 11 (19.64%) 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 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (23.21%) PaaS
2 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.36%) IaaS
4 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.57%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) LAN
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
1 2 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) PABX
2 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 11 (19.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (19.64%) TeamCity
4 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.79%) PVCS
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Legal
3 8 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) International Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Automation Engineer
1 11 (19.64%) Build Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Build Automation Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Azure DevOps
4 6 (10.71%) Server Specialist
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) AWS Architect
6 4 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (7.14%) Azure Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Server Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) REST
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
3 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.57%) MSMQ
4 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.57%) RESTful
4 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 4 (7.14%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.43%) Unix
6 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) DevOps
2 26 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.07%) Migration
5 10 (17.86%) Build Automation
5 10 (17.86%) Security Patching
6 9 (16.07%) ITIL
7 6 (10.71%) API Development
7 6 (10.71%) API Integration
7 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Release Management
8 5 (8.93%) SDLC
8 5 (8.93%) Server Building
9 4 (7.14%) Change Management
9 4 (7.14%) Project Management
10 3 (5.36%) Change Control
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) PowerShell
2 21 (37.50%) Python
3 20 (35.71%) C#
4 17 (30.36%) SQL
5 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 9 (16.07%) Bourne shell
6 9 (16.07%) Perl
6 9 (16.07%) Ruby
7 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 8 (14.29%) C++
7 8 (14.29%) Java
7 8 (14.29%) Korn
8 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 7 (12.50%) VBScript
9 4 (7.14%) C
10 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.79%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Docker
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) SCCM
2 14 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (25.00%) Puppet
3 12 (21.43%) Ansible
4 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (3.57%) vRealize
6 1 (1.79%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) VMware
2 11 (19.64%) Splunk
3 10 (17.86%) ServiceNow
4 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 2 (3.57%) Infoblox
6 2 (3.57%) Remedy
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) Mitel
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