The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 56 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.69% 1.02% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.24% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 12
Median daily rate £215 £400 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £348 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.44 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 728 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 78.87% 82.82% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 374 297
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) AIX
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) SAN
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (24.00%) Maven
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Puppet
4 6 (24.00%) Ansible
4 6 (24.00%) Docker
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) Middleware
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.00%) Microservices
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (16.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
1 4 (16.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) SSH
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) ATM
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) ISDN
5 1 (4.00%) PABX
5 1 (4.00%) Symposium
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Assurance Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Assurance Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) CMDB
2 4 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Wiki
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) AIX
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Microservices
4 4 (16.00%) Network Design
4 4 (16.00%) Release Management
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) Groovy
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) COBIT
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) KVM
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.00%) RHEV
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Ansible
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (8.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.00%) Verint