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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 51 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 40 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.87% 0.91% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 1.11% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 8
Median daily rate £450 £345 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £293 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £436 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -8.10%
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
1149 1168 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.37% 81.45% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 648 592
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 27 (43.55%) Linux
3 26 (41.94%) PowerShell
4 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (35.48%) Migration
5 22 (35.48%) Windows
6 21 (33.87%) DevOps
7 20 (32.26%) Project Management
7 20 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (30.65%) Release Management
8 19 (30.65%) Python
9 18 (29.03%) Windows Server
10 17 (27.42%) Jenkins
10 17 (27.42%) ITIL
11 16 (25.81%) VMware
12 15 (24.19%) Legal
12 15 (24.19%) C#
12 15 (24.19%) SCCM
12 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (22.58%) SQL
14 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
15 12 (19.35%) Risk Management
16 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (17.74%) TeamCity
16 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (17.74%) PaaS
16 11 (17.74%) Splunk
16 11 (17.74%) MSBuild
16 11 (17.74%) Puppet

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 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (17.74%) PaaS
2 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) DNS
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (3.23%) SSL
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) PABX
2 1 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.74%) MSBuild
2 11 (17.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (17.74%) TeamCity
3 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
4 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.61%) PVCS
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Legal
3 10 (16.13%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Law
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Environment Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Build Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Build Automation Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Server Specialist
6 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
7 4 (6.45%) AWS Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Azure Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Server Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) REST
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 3 (4.84%) SOAP
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.45%) Credit Risk
3 4 (6.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.61%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server
4 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (14.52%) Unix
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Migration
3 21 (33.87%) DevOps
4 20 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (32.26%) Project Management
5 19 (30.65%) Release Management
6 17 (27.42%) ITIL
7 12 (19.35%) Risk Management
8 10 (16.13%) Security Patching
9 8 (12.90%) Build Automation
10 6 (9.68%) API Development
10 6 (9.68%) API Integration
11 5 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (8.06%) SDLC
11 5 (8.06%) Server Building
11 5 (8.06%) Service Management
11 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.06%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) PowerShell
2 19 (30.65%) Python
3 15 (24.19%) C#
4 14 (22.58%) SQL
5 10 (16.13%) Java
5 10 (16.13%) Perl
5 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
6 9 (14.52%) Bourne shell
6 9 (14.52%) Ruby
7 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.90%) C++
7 8 (12.90%) Korn
8 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
8 7 (11.29%) VBScript
9 2 (3.23%) C
9 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.23%) IISP
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Docker
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) SCCM
2 11 (17.74%) Ansible
2 11 (17.74%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (17.74%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (3.23%) vRealize
4 1 (1.61%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) VMware
2 11 (17.74%) Splunk
3 8 (12.90%) ServiceNow
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.23%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Mitel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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