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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 45 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.11% 1.29% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.59% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £313 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £33.71 - £12.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
479 628 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.63% 81.24% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 382 235
Average daily rate £330 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.50% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) JBoss
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) Maven
3 6 (27.27%) Puppet
3 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (22.73%) IaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) PaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Ansible
4 5 (22.73%) Docker
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Microservices
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) AIX
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) Middleware
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Banking
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 4 (18.18%) Ruby

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
1 5 (22.73%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) JPA
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) AIX
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Debian
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Microservices
2 5 (22.73%) Network Design
2 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) Ruby
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
2 4 (18.18%) vCloud
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) Legato
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
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