The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 98 132 120
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 562 405 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.54% 1.72% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.10% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 265 273
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Median hourly rate - £155.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +675.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Configuration Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18896 19263 18719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.28% 81.61% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13647 13767 13147
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 233 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Configuration Management
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 Configuration Management within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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 +27 86 £475 - 30
Westminster - 19 £425 -
Croydon -5 16 £433 +15.33%
Harrow - 6 £500 -
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 2 - -
Uxbridge +2 2 £305 -
Canary Wharf 0 2 £383 -19.47%
Bromley -4 2 £450 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Ruislip - 1 £225 -
Wimbledon - 1 £425 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 London region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 779 (60.58%) Linux
2 696 (54.12%) Puppet
3 682 (53.03%) DevOps
4 578 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
5 478 (37.17%) Amazon AWS
6 467 (36.31%) Git (software)
7 418 (32.50%) Ansible
8 383 (29.78%) Continuous Integration
9 368 (28.62%) Jenkins
10 365 (28.38%) Ruby
11 352 (27.37%) Docker
12 331 (25.74%) Opscode Chef
13 325 (25.27%) Python
14 297 (23.09%) Java
15 275 (21.38%) Open Source
16 255 (19.83%) Unix
17 232 (18.04%) Finance
18 222 (17.26%) VMware
19 219 (17.03%) Windows
20 209 (16.25%) Security Cleared
21 187 (14.54%) Bash Shell
22 183 (14.23%) Perl
23 182 (14.15%) SQL
24 176 (13.69%) Kubernetes
25 175 (13.61%) Apache
26 165 (12.83%) SC Cleared
27 160 (12.44%) PowerShell
28 159 (12.36%) MySQL
29 155 (12.05%) Microsoft
30 154 (11.98%) Continuous Delivery

Configuration Management
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
1 175 (13.61%) Apache
2 134 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 122 (9.49%) nginx
4 77 (5.99%) OpenStack
5 66 (5.13%) Confluence
6 63 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
7 61 (4.74%) IIS
8 32 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 26 (2.02%) JBoss
9 26 (2.02%) Jetty
10 21 (1.63%) WebSphere
11 20 (1.56%) CMS
12 16 (1.24%) Apache Spark
12 16 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.70%) MS Exchange
14 9 (0.70%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 66 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.88%) HipChat
3 22 (1.71%) MS Office
4 15 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.01%) MS Project
6 11 (0.86%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.31%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.078%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.47%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.23%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.16%) Beauchamp
7 2 (0.16%) Minerva
8 1 (0.078%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.078%) Eikon
8 1 (0.078%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.078%) Primavera
8 1 (0.078%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 478 (37.17%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (7.23%) GitHub
4 67 (5.21%) IaaS
5 56 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 48 (3.73%) PaaS
7 38 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (1.87%) SaaS
10 22 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 18 (1.40%) Amazon S3
12 14 (1.09%) Office 365
13 13 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 12 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.47%) CloudFront
18 5 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 138 (10.73%) DNS
2 134 (10.42%) HTTP
2 134 (10.42%) TCP/IP
3 68 (5.29%) Firewall
4 67 (5.21%) SSL
5 59 (4.59%) Internet
6 52 (4.04%) SSH
7 41 (3.19%) DHCP
8 39 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
9 36 (2.80%) OpenVPN
10 34 (2.64%) LDAP
11 32 (2.49%) SAN
12 27 (2.10%) VPN
13 22 (1.71%) Network Security
14 17 (1.32%) FTP
15 16 (1.24%) IPsec
16 15 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
16 15 (1.17%) VLAN
17 14 (1.09%) NetScaler
18 13 (1.01%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (12.36%) MySQL
2 151 (11.74%) PostgreSQL
3 144 (11.20%) NoSQL
4 132 (10.26%) MongoDB
5 105 (8.16%) Relational Database
6 62 (4.82%) Hadoop
7 58 (4.51%) SQL Server
8 48 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 33 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 29 (2.26%) RDBMS
11 26 (2.02%) Redis
12 23 (1.79%) Big Data
13 18 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.17%) DB2
15 11 (0.86%) Neo4j
16 10 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
16 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
18 6 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 6 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 467 (36.31%) Git (software)
2 368 (28.62%) Jenkins
3 140 (10.89%) JIRA
4 132 (10.26%) Subversion
5 131 (10.19%) Maven
6 88 (6.84%) Ant
7 76 (5.91%) Artifactory
8 71 (5.52%) GitLab
9 65 (5.05%) Hudson
10 54 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
11 52 (4.04%) TeamCity
12 49 (3.81%) Vagrant
13 45 (3.50%) JUnit
13 45 (3.50%) SonarQube
14 36 (2.80%) JIRA Agile
15 33 (2.57%) Liquibase
16 31 (2.41%) Bitbucket
16 31 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
17 28 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
18 23 (1.79%) Travis CI
General
1 232 (18.04%) Finance
2 85 (6.61%) Banking
3 37 (2.88%) Financial Institution
4 35 (2.72%) Marketing
4 35 (2.72%) Publishing
5 32 (2.49%) Retail
6 27 (2.10%) Back Office
7 25 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.40%) Games
9 15 (1.17%) Front Office
9 15 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.17%) Legal
9 15 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.78%) Electronics
11 7 (0.54%) Automotive
12 6 (0.47%) Law
13 5 (0.39%) Advertising
14 4 (0.31%) Billing
15 3 (0.23%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 437 (33.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 133 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 122 (9.49%) Linux Engineer
4 119 (9.25%) AWS Engineer
5 111 (8.63%) Developer
6 109 (8.48%) AWS DevOps
7 91 (7.08%) Senior DevOps
8 82 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 81 (6.30%) Architect
10 73 (5.68%) Analyst
11 71 (5.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 65 (5.05%) Administrator
13 61 (4.74%) Consultant
14 52 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
15 50 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 47 (3.65%) Cloud Engineer
17 43 (3.34%) DevOps Consultant
18 42 (3.27%) Lead DevOps
18 42 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
19 41 (3.19%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (9.10%) HTML
2 109 (8.48%) Web Services
3 93 (7.23%) .NET
4 89 (6.92%) Sensu
5 84 (6.53%) CSS
5 84 (6.53%) Node.js
6 81 (6.30%) REST
7 78 (6.07%) ELK Stack
8 60 (4.67%) LAMP
9 45 (3.50%) MCollective
10 43 (3.34%) Ajax
11 41 (3.19%) JSON
12 38 (2.95%) HTML5
13 36 (2.80%) XML
14 35 (2.72%) Middleware
14 35 (2.72%) Play Framework
15 34 (2.64%) CSS3
16 33 (2.57%) Software Packaging
17 31 (2.41%) J2EE
18 29 (2.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.44%) Management Information System
3 45 (3.50%) CMDB
4 40 (3.11%) Data Centre
4 40 (3.11%) Private Cloud
5 28 (2.18%) Visualisation
6 19 (1.48%) Public Cloud
7 18 (1.40%) Clustering
7 18 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.32%) Derivative
9 16 (1.24%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 11 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 11 (0.86%) User Experience
12 10 (0.78%) Computer Science
12 10 (0.78%) Equities
12 10 (0.78%) PKI
12 10 (0.78%) PMI
12 10 (0.78%) Replication
12 10 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 779 (60.58%) Linux
2 255 (19.83%) Unix
3 219 (17.03%) Windows
4 138 (10.73%) CentOS
5 135 (10.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 117 (9.10%) Windows Server
7 86 (6.69%) CoreOS
8 51 (3.97%) Mac OS X
9 46 (3.58%) Ubuntu
10 44 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (2.64%) Solaris
12 33 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (1.63%) AIX
14 19 (1.48%) Fedora
15 18 (1.40%) Windows 7
16 14 (1.09%) VMS
17 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
19 10 (0.78%) SUSE
20 9 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (53.03%) DevOps
2 578 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
3 383 (29.78%) Continuous Integration
4 275 (21.38%) Open Source
5 154 (11.98%) Continuous Delivery
6 153 (11.90%) ITIL
6 153 (11.90%) Service Management
7 136 (10.58%) Scrum
8 106 (8.24%) Project Management
9 93 (7.23%) Change Management
10 90 (7.00%) Release Management
11 70 (5.44%) Load Balancing
12 69 (5.37%) Security Hardening
12 69 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 66 (5.13%) Migration
14 65 (5.05%) Workflow
15 64 (4.98%) Kanban
16 61 (4.74%) TDD
17 60 (4.67%) Automated Testing
17 60 (4.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 365 (28.38%) Ruby
2 325 (25.27%) Python
3 297 (23.09%) Java
4 187 (14.54%) Bash Shell
5 183 (14.23%) Perl
6 182 (14.15%) SQL
7 160 (12.44%) PowerShell
8 110 (8.55%) Go
9 94 (7.31%) JavaScript
10 79 (6.14%) Shell Script
11 76 (5.91%) Scala
12 66 (5.13%) PHP
13 55 (4.28%) C#
14 27 (2.10%) C++
15 23 (1.79%) Korn
16 21 (1.63%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.17%) C
17 15 (1.17%) VBScript
18 12 (0.93%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 209 (16.25%) Security Cleared
2 165 (12.83%) SC Cleared
3 47 (3.65%) Degree
4 35 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 30 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.87%) AWS Certification
7 20 (1.56%) PMI Certification
8 18 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
9 17 (1.32%) BC Cleared
10 15 (1.17%) PMP
11 14 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (1.09%) RHCE
12 13 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.93%) CCNA
13 12 (0.93%) CCNP
14 10 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (0.78%) RHCA
15 9 (0.70%) RHCSA
16 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.33%) QA
2 19 (1.48%) SLA
3 18 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.23%) WCAG
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
7 2 (0.16%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 2 (0.16%) MISRA
7 2 (0.16%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.078%) GCP
8 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.078%) MiFID
8 1 (0.078%) PMBOK
System Software
1 352 (27.37%) Docker
2 142 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (5.99%) etcd
3 77 (5.99%) flannel
4 66 (5.13%) Active Directory
5 65 (5.05%) Ceph
6 64 (4.98%) GlusterFS
7 50 (3.89%) KVM
8 48 (3.73%) vCloud
9 43 (3.34%) vSphere
10 39 (3.03%) Squid
11 34 (2.64%) Postfix
12 29 (2.26%) NFS
13 28 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
14 27 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
14 27 (2.10%) Xen
15 21 (1.63%) Hyper-V
15 21 (1.63%) VMware ESX
16 11 (0.86%) iptables
17 10 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 696 (54.12%) Puppet
2 418 (32.50%) Ansible
3 331 (25.74%) Opscode Chef
4 176 (13.69%) Kubernetes
5 135 (10.50%) logstash
6 113 (8.79%) Nagios
6 113 (8.79%) Terraform
7 94 (7.31%) HAProxy
8 80 (6.22%) Graphite
9 70 (5.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 70 (5.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 65 (5.05%) rkt
11 62 (4.82%) Kibana
12 57 (4.43%) ZABBIX
13 41 (3.19%) Packer
14 39 (3.03%) Salt
15 38 (2.95%) Rancher
16 33 (2.57%) SCCM
17 28 (2.18%) SCOM
18 26 (2.02%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 222 (17.26%) VMware
2 155 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 142 (11.04%) Red Hat
4 132 (10.26%) Oracle
5 75 (5.83%) Splunk
6 51 (3.97%) Atlassian
7 36 (2.80%) Sonatype
8 35 (2.72%) HP
9 33 (2.57%) Citrix
10 32 (2.49%) IBM
11 30 (2.33%) Cisco
11 30 (2.33%) Rackspace
12 24 (1.87%) ServiceNow
13 21 (1.63%) BMC
14 19 (1.48%) NetApp
14 19 (1.48%) Remedy
15 17 (1.32%) CenturyLink
15 17 (1.32%) EMC
16 15 (1.17%) Adobe
16 15 (1.17%) Dell
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day Rates up to £565/day, 6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £510 per day Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £475 per day fantastic onsite facilities
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £520 - £560 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £610 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Zebra People
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + 6 months term initially
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago