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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 41 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.33% 0.87% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 1.14% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Median daily rate £445 £248 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.79% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £230 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £266 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.71 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +17.14%
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
415 615 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.74% 76.30% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 353 326
Median daily rate £365 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.42 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £49.41 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) AIX
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel

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 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (10.00%) 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 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Kafka
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) Python
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) VB6
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (15.00%) Ansible
2 3 (15.00%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (15.00%) logstash
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (5.00%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (5.00%) Netcool
4 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) QRadar
4 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) EMC
2 4 (20.00%) F5
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
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