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 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 609 594 571
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 13 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.047% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.57% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 14
Median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -
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
5039 4236 3933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.83% 8.23% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3227 2592 2286
Median daily rate £450 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 194 156
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 May 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 May 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 10 £453 +0.55% 3
South East -14 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
CFEngine
UK

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 29 (82.86%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (65.71%) Puppet
4 22 (62.86%) Configuration Management
5 18 (51.43%) Python
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) VMware
7 14 (40.00%) SCCM
8 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
9 12 (34.29%) DevOps
9 12 (34.29%) Open Source
9 12 (34.29%) SAN
10 11 (31.43%) Unix
10 11 (31.43%) Java
10 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
10 11 (31.43%) XenApp
10 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
10 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (31.43%) Ruby
11 10 (28.57%) nginx
11 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 10 (28.57%) SaaS
11 10 (28.57%) PaaS
11 10 (28.57%) IaaS
12 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (25.71%) Perl
12 9 (25.71%) PHP
12 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
13 8 (22.86%) Windows

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 10 (28.57%) nginx
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) lighttpd
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) IaaS
1 10 (28.57%) PaaS
1 10 (28.57%) SaaS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) HTTP
3 4 (11.43%) LDAP
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) DMZ
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) BGP
5 2 (5.71%) OSPF
5 2 (5.71%) SSH
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.86%) IPv6
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) Couchbase
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) Hudson
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.71%) Gerrit
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) MSI
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.86%) git-flow
5 1 (2.86%) GitLab
5 1 (2.86%) RSpec
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Head of Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Head of Technology
4 6 (17.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Head of Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Head of Digital
7 3 (8.57%) Knowledge Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Monitoring Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Splunk Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) Regular Expression
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) LAMP
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (5.71%) POSIX
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.86%) MCollective
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Hedge funds
4 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
4 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 3 (8.57%) Social Media
5 2 (5.71%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Unix
3 8 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) CentOS
5 2 (5.71%) Debian
5 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.86%) SmartOS
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Configuration Management
2 12 (34.29%) DevOps
2 12 (34.29%) Open Source
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
5 4 (11.43%) SDLC
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Coaching
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Data Security
7 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Web Operations
7 2 (5.71%) Workflow
8 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
3 11 (31.43%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) Ruby
4 9 (25.71%) Perl
4 9 (25.71%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) Korn
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) RHCE
2 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (31.43%) XenApp
2 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
3 7 (20.00%) GlusterFS
4 6 (17.14%) Docker
5 4 (11.43%) GFS2
5 4 (11.43%) OCFS2
6 3 (8.57%) vCloud
7 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
7 2 (5.71%) iptables
7 2 (5.71%) KVM
7 2 (5.71%) NFS
7 2 (5.71%) pfSense
7 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.86%) Btrfs
8 1 (2.86%) Samba
8 1 (2.86%) Snort
8 1 (2.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 29 (82.86%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (65.71%) Puppet
3 14 (40.00%) SCCM
4 8 (22.86%) Ansible
5 7 (20.00%) ZABBIX
6 6 (17.14%) logstash
6 6 (17.14%) Nagios
6 6 (17.14%) Salt
7 5 (14.29%) Kibana
8 4 (11.43%) SELinux
9 3 (8.57%) HAProxy
9 3 (8.57%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (8.57%) Rundeck
10 2 (5.71%) systemd
11 1 (2.86%) Ganglia
11 1 (2.86%) Graphite
11 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
11 1 (2.86%) Nessus
11 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (2.86%) Riemann
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Splunk
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
4 2 (5.71%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.86%) CA
5 1 (2.86%) New Relic
5 1 (2.86%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.86%) Supermicro
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
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