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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 51 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 0.89% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.07% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Median daily rate £450 £314 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.42% -48.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +13.68%
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
482 745 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.83% 82.78% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 386 339
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (35.00%) SAN
4 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (30.00%) AIX
4 6 (30.00%) IBM
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (25.00%) F5
5 5 (25.00%) EMC
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Java

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 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) SSH
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Assurance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Assurance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (20.00%) CMDB
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Wiki
6 1 (5.00%) Clustering
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) AIX
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) Server Building
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.00%) RHEV
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Packer
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (5.00%) Netcool
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) QRadar
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) EMC
2 5 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) ILOG
5 1 (5.00%) MapR
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas