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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 591 589 575
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 24 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.029% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 11
Median daily rate £475 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 - -
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
5184 3972 3805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.52% 8.19% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3350 2504 2252
Median daily rate £450 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 166 137
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% +0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £12.95 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -3.88%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +3 21 £475 +5.55% 3
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 - -
CFEngine
UK

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 28 (96.55%) Puppet
2 26 (89.66%) Linux
3 21 (72.41%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (62.07%) Python
5 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
6 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
6 13 (44.83%) Ruby
7 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
7 12 (41.38%) Docker
8 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
8 11 (37.93%) Unix
8 11 (37.93%) MySQL
9 10 (34.48%) ZABBIX
10 9 (31.03%) Java
10 9 (31.03%) Web Services
10 9 (31.03%) logstash
10 9 (31.03%) DevOps
11 8 (27.59%) Private Cloud
11 8 (27.59%) GlusterFS
11 8 (27.59%) Splunk
11 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
11 8 (27.59%) Firewall
11 8 (27.59%) PHP
12 7 (24.14%) Windows
12 7 (24.14%) Perl
12 7 (24.14%) DNS
12 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (24.14%) JIRA
12 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (24.14%) nginx
1 7 (24.14%) OpenStack
2 6 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (17.24%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) Zimbra
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) PaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) BGP
3 6 (20.69%) BIG-IP
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (20.69%) LDAP
3 6 (20.69%) SAN
3 6 (20.69%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) HTTP
6 1 (3.45%) DMZ
6 1 (3.45%) IPsec
6 1 (3.45%) IPv6
6 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.45%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (24.14%) JIRA
4 6 (20.69%) git-flow
5 4 (13.79%) Hudson
5 4 (13.79%) Subversion
6 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
7 2 (6.90%) MSI
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium
8 1 (3.45%) GitLab
8 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
8 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.45%) RSpec
8 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Splunk Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) Regular Expression
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.45%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.45%) MCollective
4 1 (3.45%) POSIX
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Private Cloud
2 6 (20.69%) Clustering
3 5 (17.24%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Unix
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) CentOS
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.45%) CoreOS
7 1 (3.45%) SmartOS
7 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) High Availability
4 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
5 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Data Security
7 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Web Operations
7 2 (6.90%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Python
2 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
2 13 (44.83%) Ruby
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 7 (24.14%) Perl
6 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
8 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) GlusterFS
3 6 (20.69%) NFS
4 5 (17.24%) GFS2
4 5 (17.24%) OCFS2
5 4 (13.79%) Snort
5 4 (13.79%) Squid
6 3 (10.34%) vCloud
7 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.90%) iptables
7 2 (6.90%) pfSense
7 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (3.45%) Btrfs
8 1 (3.45%) KVM
8 1 (3.45%) LXC
8 1 (3.45%) PowerHA
8 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (96.55%) Puppet
2 21 (72.41%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (34.48%) ZABBIX
4 9 (31.03%) logstash
5 6 (20.69%) Ansible
5 6 (20.69%) Nagios
6 5 (17.24%) SELinux
7 4 (13.79%) HAProxy
7 4 (13.79%) Salt
8 3 (10.34%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (10.34%) Kibana
8 3 (10.34%) SCCM
9 2 (6.90%) Zenoss
10 1 (3.45%) Cacti
10 1 (3.45%) Ganglia
10 1 (3.45%) Graphite
10 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
10 1 (3.45%) Nessus
10 1 (3.45%) Riemann
10 1 (3.45%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
1 8 (27.59%) Splunk
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.90%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) New Relic
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas
5 1 (3.45%) WorldPay
5 1 (3.45%) Zend