The table below looks at the statistics for CFEngine skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFEngine over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 596 610 565
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -45
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 27 23 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.044% 0.095%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.51% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 31
Median daily rate £475 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £374 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £750 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate - £530 £371
% change year-on-year
- +42.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CFEngine
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5328 4492 4433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.84% 8.51% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3391 2801 2634
Median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 161 171
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -8.88%

CFEngine
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CFEngine as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

CFEngine Jobs Demand Trend in England

CFEngine
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CFEngine Daily Rate Trend in England

CFEngine
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CFEngine across the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

CFEngine Daily Rate Histogram in England

CFEngine
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CFEngine Hourly Rate Trend in England

CFEngine
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 19 £475 -5.00% 1
South East - 5 - -
North West +11 1 - -
CFEngine
UK

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CFEngine 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 England region with a requirement for CFEngine.

1 51 (96.23%) Puppet
2 49 (92.45%) Linux
3 36 (67.92%) Bash Shell
4 34 (64.15%) Python
5 28 (52.83%) Ruby
6 27 (50.94%) Unix
7 24 (45.28%) Patch Management
7 24 (45.28%) Service Delivery
8 22 (41.51%) Clustering
8 22 (41.51%) High Availability
8 22 (41.51%) GlusterFS
8 22 (41.51%) GFS2
8 22 (41.51%) Failover Clustering
8 22 (41.51%) OCFS2
8 22 (41.51%) SELinux
9 20 (37.74%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (37.74%) Finance
10 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
11 18 (33.96%) Financial Institution
11 18 (33.96%) Hedge funds
12 17 (32.08%) Web Services
13 16 (30.19%) DevOps
14 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
14 14 (26.42%) Perl
14 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (24.53%) ZABBIX
16 12 (22.64%) Firewall
16 12 (22.64%) logstash
17 11 (20.75%) Docker
17 11 (20.75%) Git (software)

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (16.98%) OpenStack
2 8 (15.09%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.55%) JBoss
3 4 (7.55%) nginx
4 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 3 (5.66%) Zimbra
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.55%) PaaS
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
4 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Firewall
2 10 (18.87%) VPN
3 8 (15.09%) BGP
4 6 (11.32%) BIG-IP
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (11.32%) LDAP
4 6 (11.32%) SAN
5 5 (9.43%) DNS
6 3 (5.66%) DHCP
6 3 (5.66%) HTTP
7 2 (3.77%) DMZ
7 2 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.89%) DAB
8 1 (1.89%) LAN
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
8 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.66%) Redis
3 2 (3.77%) Big Data
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.09%) JIRA
4 6 (11.32%) git-flow
5 3 (5.66%) Hudson
6 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.77%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.77%) MSI
6 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.77%) Subversion
7 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.89%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Linux Engineer
2 26 (49.06%) Systems Engineer
3 25 (47.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Knowledge Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (1.89%) Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Platform Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) LAMP
2 3 (5.66%) Regular Expression
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) J2EE
3 2 (3.77%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.89%) POSIX
4 1 (1.89%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Clustering
2 18 (33.96%) Hedge funds
3 10 (18.87%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) Unix
3 9 (16.98%) Ubuntu
4 6 (11.32%) CentOS
4 6 (11.32%) Windows
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Debian
7 1 (1.89%) HPUX
7 1 (1.89%) Solaris
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Patch Management
1 24 (45.28%) Service Delivery
2 22 (41.51%) High Availability
3 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
4 16 (30.19%) DevOps
5 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Open Source
8 3 (5.66%) SDLC
8 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team Management
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (3.77%) Information Assurance
9 2 (3.77%) OWASP
9 2 (3.77%) Security Patching
9 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Bash Shell
2 34 (64.15%) Python
3 28 (52.83%) Ruby
4 14 (26.42%) Perl
5 10 (18.87%) PHP
6 7 (13.21%) Java
7 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) GFS2
1 22 (41.51%) GlusterFS
1 22 (41.51%) OCFS2
2 11 (20.75%) Docker
3 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (11.32%) NFS
5 4 (7.55%) vCloud
6 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
6 3 (5.66%) Snort
6 3 (5.66%) Squid
7 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.89%) iptables
Systems Management
1 51 (96.23%) Puppet
2 22 (41.51%) Failover Clustering
2 22 (41.51%) SELinux
3 20 (37.74%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (24.53%) ZABBIX
5 12 (22.64%) logstash
6 8 (15.09%) Ansible
7 6 (11.32%) Salt
8 5 (9.43%) HAProxy
9 4 (7.55%) Kibana
9 4 (7.55%) Nagios
10 3 (5.66%) SCCM
11 2 (3.77%) HP SiteScope
11 2 (3.77%) Rundeck
12 1 (1.89%) Cacti
12 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) VMware
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco
3 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.21%) Splunk
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.55%) Google
6 2 (3.77%) Black Duck
6 2 (3.77%) Dell
6 2 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.77%) Sonatype
6 2 (3.77%) Veracode
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.89%) Sun
7 1 (1.89%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.89%) Zend