The table below looks at the statistics for CFEngine skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFEngine over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 414 424 382
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 22 10 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.042% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.51% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 24
Median daily rate £475 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £630 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CFEngine
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2535 1944 1992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.45% 8.26% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 1316 1276
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 24
Median hourly rate £44.88 £20.93 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.45% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.28 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.63 £43.65 £33.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

CFEngine
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CFEngine as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

CFEngine Jobs Demand Trend in London

CFEngine
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CFEngine Daily Rate Trend in London

CFEngine
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CFEngine across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

CFEngine Daily Rate Histogram in London

CFEngine
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
City of London +55 10 £475 -2.56%
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
CFEngine
England

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 London region with a requirement for CFEngine.

1 31 (96.88%) Puppet
2 29 (90.63%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) Python
4 19 (59.38%) Ruby
5 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
5 17 (53.13%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (53.13%) Unix
6 14 (43.75%) High Availability
7 13 (40.63%) Clustering
7 13 (40.63%) GlusterFS
8 12 (37.50%) Patch Management
8 12 (37.50%) GFS2
8 12 (37.50%) SELinux
8 12 (37.50%) Failover Clustering
8 12 (37.50%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) Service Delivery
8 12 (37.50%) OCFS2
9 11 (34.38%) Hedge funds
9 11 (34.38%) Financial Institution
10 10 (31.25%) MySQL
10 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
11 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (28.13%) Docker
11 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
11 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
12 8 (25.00%) Java
12 8 (25.00%) PHP
12 8 (25.00%) Splunk
12 8 (25.00%) ZABBIX
13 7 (21.88%) OpenStack

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (12.50%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) nginx
4 3 (9.38%) Zimbra
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) BGP
1 6 (18.75%) BIG-IP
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
1 6 (18.75%) VPN
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 4 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) DAB
3 1 (3.13%) DMZ
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) git-flow
3 6 (18.75%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Hudson
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Linux Engineer
1 14 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Knowledge Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) PHP Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Platform Manager
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) Regular Expression
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.13%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Clustering
2 11 (34.38%) Hedge funds
3 6 (18.75%) Private Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) CentOS
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) High Availability
2 12 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 12 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Data Security
8 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.13%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Migration
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Python
2 19 (59.38%) Ruby
3 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
4 8 (25.00%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (18.75%) Perl
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Bourne shell
7 1 (3.13%) Korn
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) GlusterFS
2 12 (37.50%) GFS2
2 12 (37.50%) OCFS2
3 9 (28.13%) Docker
4 6 (18.75%) NFS
5 3 (9.38%) Snort
5 3 (9.38%) Squid
6 1 (3.13%) iptables
6 1 (3.13%) PowerHA
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (96.88%) Puppet
2 17 (53.13%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (37.50%) Failover Clustering
3 12 (37.50%) SELinux
4 8 (25.00%) ZABBIX
5 7 (21.88%) logstash
6 6 (18.75%) Nagios
7 5 (15.63%) Ansible
8 3 (9.38%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (9.38%) Salt
8 3 (9.38%) SCCM
9 2 (6.25%) Zenoss
10 1 (3.13%) Cacti
10 1 (3.13%) Ganglia
10 1 (3.13%) Graphite
10 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
10 1 (3.13%) Kibana
10 1 (3.13%) Riemann
10 1 (3.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Splunk
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) New Relic
6 1 (3.13%) Veritas
6 1 (3.13%) WorldPay
6 1 (3.13%) Zend