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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / London
Rank 89 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 532 534 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.78% 2.49% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 2.93% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 383 309
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £375 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.25 - £27.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.95 - £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.63 - £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%

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
16237 18239 17511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.05% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11769 13057 12462
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 215 206
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -18 45 £475 - 21
Canary Wharf - 10 £600 -
Croydon +2 9 £450 +12.50%
Hammersmith +1 5 £525 +10.52%
Westminster +3 4 £450 +8.43%
Uxbridge +4 1 £300 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £600 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 631 (56.80%) Linux
2 585 (52.66%) DevOps
3 571 (51.40%) Puppet
4 516 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
5 419 (37.71%) Ansible
6 380 (34.20%) Amazon AWS
7 379 (34.11%) Git (software)
8 377 (33.93%) Jenkins
9 373 (33.57%) Continuous Integration
10 370 (33.30%) Python
11 266 (23.94%) Java
12 259 (23.31%) Opscode Chef
13 256 (23.04%) Ruby
14 250 (22.50%) Docker
15 229 (20.61%) Bash Shell
16 218 (19.62%) VMware
17 210 (18.90%) Open Source
18 197 (17.73%) Finance
19 196 (17.64%) Security Cleared
20 182 (16.38%) Scrum
21 180 (16.20%) Unix
21 180 (16.20%) Windows
22 178 (16.02%) Continuous Delivery
23 168 (15.12%) ITIL
24 167 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 163 (14.67%) SC Cleared
26 155 (13.95%) DNS
27 153 (13.77%) HTTP
28 148 (13.32%) PostgreSQL
29 143 (12.87%) Perl

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
1 121 (10.89%) Apache
2 101 (9.09%) Confluence
2 101 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 77 (6.93%) nginx
4 63 (5.67%) Tomcat
5 50 (4.50%) IIS
5 50 (4.50%) OpenStack
6 42 (3.78%) WebSphere
7 31 (2.79%) CMS
8 25 (2.25%) SharePoint
9 17 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (1.17%) Apache Spark
12 11 (0.99%) Apache Pig
13 9 (0.81%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.81%) Jetty
13 9 (0.81%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.72%) Drupal
15 7 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.87%) HipChat
3 10 (0.90%) MS Office
4 7 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.090%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.18%) SAP MDG
5 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.090%) Eikon
6 1 (0.090%) HFM
6 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.090%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 380 (34.20%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.59%) PaaS
4 47 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 46 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (3.96%) IaaS
8 39 (3.51%) GitHub
9 30 (2.70%) Amazon S3
10 21 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 20 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 16 (1.44%) Datadog
12 16 (1.44%) Office 365
13 13 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
17 7 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
17 7 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 155 (13.95%) DNS
2 153 (13.77%) HTTP
3 129 (11.61%) TCP/IP
4 88 (7.92%) Firewall
5 87 (7.83%) SSL
6 59 (5.31%) VPN
7 50 (4.50%) SSH
8 49 (4.41%) LDAP
9 46 (4.14%) Internet
10 43 (3.87%) OpenVPN
11 41 (3.69%) OpenLDAP
12 37 (3.33%) DHCP
13 30 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
14 29 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
15 26 (2.34%) IPsec
16 19 (1.71%) SAN
17 18 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (1.53%) LAN
19 16 (1.44%) VLAN
20 14 (1.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (13.32%) PostgreSQL
2 113 (10.17%) MongoDB
3 95 (8.55%) MySQL
4 86 (7.74%) Relational Database
5 85 (7.65%) Hadoop
6 65 (5.85%) NoSQL
7 54 (4.86%) Big Data
8 45 (4.05%) SQL Server
9 43 (3.87%) Oracle Database
10 41 (3.69%) Redis
11 36 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
13 26 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (1.35%) HBase
16 14 (1.26%) Neo4j
17 12 (1.08%) RDBMS
17 12 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (0.99%) Apache Hive
18 11 (0.99%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 379 (34.11%) Git (software)
2 377 (33.93%) Jenkins
3 133 (11.97%) JIRA
4 110 (9.90%) Maven
5 96 (8.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 92 (8.28%) Subversion
7 84 (7.56%) Vagrant
8 61 (5.49%) Ant
9 55 (4.95%) JUnit
10 51 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 49 (4.41%) TeamCity
12 45 (4.05%) SonarQube
13 42 (3.78%) JIRA Agile
14 41 (3.69%) Liquibase
14 41 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
15 40 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
16 38 (3.42%) Hudson
17 35 (3.15%) Bitbucket
18 26 (2.34%) MSBuild
18 26 (2.34%) Selenium
General
1 197 (17.73%) Finance
2 75 (6.75%) Banking
3 31 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.43%) Retail
5 16 (1.44%) Marketing
6 14 (1.26%) Law
7 13 (1.17%) Back Office
7 13 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.08%) Front Office
8 12 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.08%) Legal
9 11 (0.99%) Electronics
9 11 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.72%) Games
11 5 (0.45%) Publishing
12 4 (0.36%) Advertising
13 3 (0.27%) Billing
14 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.18%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 387 (34.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 162 (14.58%) Developer
3 116 (10.44%) AWS Engineer
4 106 (9.54%) Linux Engineer
5 105 (9.45%) AWS DevOps
6 88 (7.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 76 (6.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 69 (6.21%) Administrator
9 64 (5.76%) Architect
10 58 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
11 52 (4.68%) Senior DevOps
12 40 (3.60%) Consultant
12 40 (3.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 36 (3.24%) Analyst
14 35 (3.15%) Cloud Engineer
15 32 (2.88%) ServiceNow Developer
16 30 (2.70%) Java Developer
16 30 (2.70%) Unix Engineer
17 29 (2.61%) Linux Administrator
18 27 (2.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (11.70%) Web Services
2 117 (10.53%) HTML
3 91 (8.19%) Elastic Stack
4 87 (7.83%) CSS
5 81 (7.29%) REST
6 77 (6.93%) Node.js
7 62 (5.58%) .NET
8 55 (4.95%) Software Packaging
9 49 (4.41%) HTML5
10 48 (4.32%) MCollective
10 48 (4.32%) XML
11 40 (3.60%) Ajax
12 38 (3.42%) CSS3
12 38 (3.42%) JSON
13 33 (2.97%) AngularJS
14 31 (2.79%) RESTful
15 27 (2.43%) Django
15 27 (2.43%) Spring
16 22 (1.98%) jQuery
16 22 (1.98%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (4.86%) CMDB
2 42 (3.78%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 35 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 32 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.71%) Clustering
8 17 (1.53%) Private Cloud
9 16 (1.44%) Fintech
10 14 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (1.17%) User Experience
12 12 (1.08%) Derivative
12 12 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.08%) Equities
13 11 (0.99%) PKI
13 11 (0.99%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.72%) DataPower
14 8 (0.72%) iPad
14 8 (0.72%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.72%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 631 (56.80%) Linux
2 180 (16.20%) Unix
2 180 (16.20%) Windows
3 167 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 130 (11.70%) CentOS
5 79 (7.11%) Windows Server
6 62 (5.58%) Ubuntu
7 37 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (2.79%) AIX
10 25 (2.25%) Mac OS X
10 25 (2.25%) SUSE
11 18 (1.62%) Solaris
12 17 (1.53%) VyOS
13 14 (1.26%) CoreOS
13 14 (1.26%) Windows 7
14 13 (1.17%) RancherOS
15 11 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (52.66%) DevOps
2 516 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (33.57%) Continuous Integration
4 210 (18.90%) Open Source
5 182 (16.38%) Scrum
6 178 (16.02%) Continuous Delivery
7 168 (15.12%) ITIL
8 134 (12.06%) Service Management
9 78 (7.02%) High Availability
10 70 (6.30%) ITSM
10 70 (6.30%) Workflow
11 69 (6.21%) Microservices
12 64 (5.76%) SDLC
12 64 (5.76%) TDD
13 62 (5.58%) Load Balancing
14 61 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 58 (5.22%) Migration
16 56 (5.04%) Web Operations
17 52 (4.68%) Continuous Deployment
17 52 (4.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 370 (33.30%) Python
2 266 (23.94%) Java
3 256 (23.04%) Ruby
4 229 (20.61%) Bash Shell
5 143 (12.87%) Perl
6 121 (10.89%) PowerShell
7 105 (9.45%) SQL
8 104 (9.36%) JavaScript
9 91 (8.19%) Shell Script
10 73 (6.57%) PHP
11 53 (4.77%) Go
12 50 (4.50%) Scala
13 33 (2.97%) C#
14 29 (2.61%) C
15 20 (1.80%) Korn
16 8 (0.72%) C++
16 8 (0.72%) VBScript
16 8 (0.72%) XPath
17 6 (0.54%) Jython
17 6 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (17.64%) Security Cleared
2 163 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 52 (4.68%) Degree
4 21 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (1.44%) MCP
9 15 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
10 10 (0.90%) CCNP
11 9 (0.81%) CCNA
11 9 (0.81%) MCSE
12 8 (0.72%) AWS Certification
12 8 (0.72%) RHCE
13 7 (0.63%) CCA
13 7 (0.63%) MCITP
13 7 (0.63%) MCSA
14 6 (0.54%) RHCA
14 6 (0.54%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.22%) QA
2 26 (2.34%) SLA
3 18 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.53%) PMO
5 9 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.18%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.18%) GCP
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 2 (0.18%) MISRA
8 2 (0.18%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.090%) FATCA
9 1 (0.090%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.090%) MiFID
9 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.090%) SDET
System Software
1 250 (22.50%) Docker
2 110 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (5.49%) vCloud
4 54 (4.86%) Active Directory
5 45 (4.05%) Squid
6 41 (3.69%) Postfix
7 27 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (1.98%) NFS
8 22 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (1.71%) vSphere
10 15 (1.35%) KVM
11 12 (1.08%) Hyper-V
12 11 (0.99%) HDFS
12 11 (0.99%) iptables
13 8 (0.72%) Xen
13 8 (0.72%) XenApp
14 7 (0.63%) LXC
14 7 (0.63%) Samba
14 7 (0.63%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 571 (51.40%) Puppet
2 419 (37.71%) Ansible
3 259 (23.31%) Opscode Chef
4 132 (11.88%) Terraform
5 114 (10.26%) Kubernetes
6 84 (7.56%) ZABBIX
7 76 (6.84%) logstash
8 74 (6.66%) Kibana
9 70 (6.30%) Nagios
10 53 (4.77%) Salt
11 46 (4.14%) Rancher
12 41 (3.69%) Docker Swarm
13 33 (2.97%) Packer
14 32 (2.88%) HAProxy
15 30 (2.70%) Consul
16 23 (2.07%) SCCM
17 18 (1.62%) Red Hat Satellite
18 16 (1.44%) Graphite
19 15 (1.35%) Mesos
20 14 (1.26%) Grafana
Vendors
1 218 (19.62%) VMware
2 125 (11.25%) Red Hat
3 112 (10.08%) Oracle
4 94 (8.46%) Microsoft
5 68 (6.12%) ServiceNow
6 67 (6.03%) Atlassian
7 42 (3.78%) Sonatype
7 42 (3.78%) Splunk
8 40 (3.60%) Cisco
9 37 (3.33%) IBM
10 31 (2.79%) HP
11 28 (2.52%) AppDynamics
12 26 (2.34%) Google
13 22 (1.98%) New Relic
14 19 (1.71%) SaltStack
14 19 (1.71%) Symantec
15 18 (1.62%) SAP
16 17 (1.53%) Citrix
16 17 (1.53%) Sun
16 17 (1.53%) Vyatta
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London
onezeero.
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West London
Proactive Appointments
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Hatstand Limited
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
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London
TEKsystems
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Tiro Partners
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Candour Solutions
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TEKsystems
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London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
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London
Joseph Harry Ltd
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Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
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City, London
Red10
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London
Testing Circle Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
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London
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