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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 48 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 23 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.53% 1.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 0
Median daily rate £450 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.63%
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
732 1246 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.62% 82.46% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 618 616
Median daily rate £405 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) DevOps
3 9 (28.13%) Release Management
4 8 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Cryptography
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
5 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Puppet
6 6 (18.75%) CREST Certified
6 6 (18.75%) SANS
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 6 (18.75%) GIAC
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) CISSP
6 6 (18.75%) C#
6 6 (18.75%) Windows
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 6 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (18.75%) CEH
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 6 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering

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 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Liferay
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) assyst
1 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) SaaS
3 3 (9.38%) IaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Route 53
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) DHCP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) PABX
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) MSBuild
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) git-flow
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Environment Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
4 3 (9.38%) WinForms
5 2 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Cryptography
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) CMDB
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) DevOps
3 9 (28.13%) Release Management
4 8 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
5 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Change Control
7 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CEH
1 6 (18.75%) CISSP
1 6 (18.75%) CREST Certified
1 6 (18.75%) GIAC
1 6 (18.75%) SANS
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Shibboleth
2 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Mitel
3 2 (6.25%) Remedy
3 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.13%) Charles River
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) RightScale
4 1 (3.13%) WSO2
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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