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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 603 577 592
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 5 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.076% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.098% 0.92% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 32
Median daily rate £575 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £438 £363
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
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
5110 4128 4674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.85% 8.25% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3286 2569 2913
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 157 162
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £40.35 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

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
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 6 December 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 -30 5 £575 +33.33% 2
CFEngine
UK

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 36 (97.30%) Puppet
2 35 (94.59%) Linux
3 31 (83.78%) Bash Shell
4 27 (72.97%) Python
5 22 (59.46%) Service Delivery
5 22 (59.46%) Patch Management
6 21 (56.76%) Unix
6 21 (56.76%) Ruby
7 20 (54.05%) GlusterFS
7 20 (54.05%) GFS2
7 20 (54.05%) OCFS2
7 20 (54.05%) SELinux
7 20 (54.05%) High Availability
7 20 (54.05%) Clustering
7 20 (54.05%) Failover Clustering
8 17 (45.95%) DevOps
9 16 (43.24%) Finance
10 15 (40.54%) Financial Institution
10 15 (40.54%) Hedge funds
11 13 (35.14%) Perl
12 11 (29.73%) Web Services
13 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
13 10 (27.03%) VMware
14 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (24.32%) Ubuntu
15 8 (21.62%) Ansible
15 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
16 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
17 6 (16.22%) PHP

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 4 (10.81%) JBoss
1 4 (10.81%) nginx
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.41%) GitHub
4 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) LDAP
4 2 (5.41%) DMZ
4 2 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.70%) BGP
5 1 (2.70%) DAB
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.41%) Gerrit
3 2 (5.41%) Hudson
3 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.41%) MSI
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) SonarQube
3 2 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) LAMP
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
3 2 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Clustering
2 15 (40.54%) Hedge funds
3 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Unix
3 9 (24.32%) Ubuntu
4 6 (16.22%) CentOS
5 4 (10.81%) Windows
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Debian
7 1 (2.70%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Patch Management
1 22 (59.46%) Service Delivery
2 20 (54.05%) High Availability
3 17 (45.95%) DevOps
4 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.41%) OWASP
7 2 (5.41%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) Web Operations
8 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) Bash Shell
2 27 (72.97%) Python
3 21 (56.76%) Ruby
4 13 (35.14%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
6 5 (13.51%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) GFS2
1 20 (54.05%) GlusterFS
1 20 (54.05%) OCFS2
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) vCloud
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Docker
5 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
2 20 (54.05%) Failover Clustering
2 20 (54.05%) SELinux
3 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (21.62%) Ansible
5 6 (16.22%) logstash
5 6 (16.22%) Salt
5 6 (16.22%) ZABBIX
6 4 (10.81%) HAProxy
6 4 (10.81%) Kibana
7 2 (5.41%) Nagios
7 2 (5.41%) Rundeck
8 1 (2.70%) Cacti
8 1 (2.70%) Icinga
8 1 (2.70%) Netcool
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) Google
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Black Duck
5 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Sonatype
5 2 (5.41%) Veracode
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Sun