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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 83 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 654 377 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.96% 1.69% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.09% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 246 278
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £93.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +366.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -6.58%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +29 79 £475 - 28
Westminster - 10 £475 -
Croydon -8 8 £310 -20.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £500 -
Bromley - 4 £425 - 1
Wimbledon - 4 £436 -
Harrow - 3 £500 - 2
Surbiton - 3 £475 -
Canary Wharf +3 2 £339 -26.75% 1
Hammersmith +3 1 £622 -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 687 (58.02%) Linux
2 610 (51.52%) DevOps
3 595 (50.25%) Puppet
4 532 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
5 424 (35.81%) Git (software)
6 376 (31.76%) Amazon AWS
7 358 (30.24%) Continuous Integration
8 356 (30.07%) Jenkins
9 353 (29.81%) Ruby
10 333 (28.13%) Ansible
11 314 (26.52%) Java
12 308 (26.01%) Opscode Chef
13 305 (25.76%) Python
14 273 (23.06%) Docker
15 251 (21.20%) Unix
16 243 (20.52%) Open Source
17 213 (17.99%) Windows
18 205 (17.31%) Finance
19 193 (16.30%) VMware
20 189 (15.96%) Bash Shell
20 189 (15.96%) Security Cleared
21 182 (15.37%) SQL
22 177 (14.95%) Perl
23 157 (13.26%) PowerShell
24 156 (13.18%) ITIL
25 149 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
26 145 (12.25%) Microsoft
27 144 (12.16%) SC Cleared
28 135 (11.40%) Maven
29 131 (11.06%) Tomcat

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
1 131 (11.06%) Tomcat
2 127 (10.73%) Apache
3 125 (10.56%) nginx
4 81 (6.84%) Node.js
5 65 (5.49%) OpenStack
6 51 (4.31%) IIS
7 38 (3.21%) Jetty
8 35 (2.96%) SharePoint
9 31 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (2.28%) CMS
11 25 (2.11%) Confluence
12 23 (1.94%) WebSphere
13 20 (1.69%) JBoss
14 11 (0.93%) MS Exchange
15 10 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
16 9 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
17 8 (0.68%) Apache Spark
18 7 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
18 7 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 62 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.60%) MS Office
3 12 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.93%) MS Project
5 10 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.51%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.25%) HipChat
10 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.51%) CA PPM
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.51%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.17%) Beauchamp
5 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.084%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.084%) Eikon
6 1 (0.084%) HFM
6 1 (0.084%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.084%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.084%) Minerva
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.084%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 376 (31.76%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (7.52%) GitHub
4 46 (3.89%) IaaS
5 33 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (2.70%) PaaS
7 31 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (1.77%) SaaS
10 16 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (1.01%) Office 365
12 11 (0.93%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.42%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.42%) Route 53
16 4 (0.34%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 130 (10.98%) HTTP
2 125 (10.56%) TCP/IP
3 86 (7.26%) DNS
4 67 (5.66%) Internet
5 60 (5.07%) SSL
6 56 (4.73%) Firewall
7 35 (2.96%) DHCP
8 29 (2.45%) LDAP
8 29 (2.45%) SAN
9 20 (1.69%) VPN
10 19 (1.60%) FTP
10 19 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
11 18 (1.52%) IPsec
12 15 (1.27%) NAS
13 14 (1.18%) SSH
14 13 (1.10%) LAN
14 13 (1.10%) NetScaler
15 12 (1.01%) iSCSI
15 12 (1.01%) Network Security
15 12 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (10.98%) MySQL
2 129 (10.90%) MongoDB
3 112 (9.46%) NoSQL
4 109 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
5 107 (9.04%) Relational Database
6 64 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 37 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 28 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 28 (2.36%) Redis
9 27 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (2.11%) Big Data
11 23 (1.94%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (0.93%) DB2
14 11 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (0.84%) GIS
16 9 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.76%) Neo4j
17 8 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 424 (35.81%) Git (software)
2 356 (30.07%) Jenkins
3 135 (11.40%) Maven
4 129 (10.90%) Subversion
5 101 (8.53%) JIRA
6 71 (6.00%) Artifactory
7 61 (5.15%) GitLab
8 58 (4.90%) Hudson
9 50 (4.22%) Ant
10 47 (3.97%) TeamCity
11 34 (2.87%) Vagrant
12 29 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
13 25 (2.11%) Travis CI
14 19 (1.60%) Visual Studio
15 16 (1.35%) Gradle
16 15 (1.27%) Selenium
17 14 (1.18%) ClearCase
17 14 (1.18%) MSBuild
18 12 (1.01%) Gitweb
General
1 205 (17.31%) Finance
2 90 (7.60%) Banking
3 36 (3.04%) Publishing
4 31 (2.62%) Financial Institution
5 30 (2.53%) Marketing
6 29 (2.45%) Retail
6 29 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.11%) Back Office
7 25 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 20 (1.69%) Games
9 15 (1.27%) Front Office
9 15 (1.27%) Legal
9 15 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.84%) Electronics
11 9 (0.76%) Law
12 7 (0.59%) Automotive
13 4 (0.34%) Billing
14 3 (0.25%) Advertising
14 3 (0.25%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 401 (33.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 128 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 111 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
4 103 (8.70%) Developer
5 93 (7.85%) AWS Engineer
6 89 (7.52%) Architect
7 84 (7.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 65 (5.49%) Analyst
9 57 (4.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 56 (4.73%) Consultant
11 49 (4.14%) Operations Engineer
12 45 (3.80%) Administrator
13 41 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 41 (3.46%) Technical Architect
14 36 (3.04%) Project Manager
14 36 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
15 34 (2.87%) Cloud Engineer
15 34 (2.87%) DevOps Consultant
15 34 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
16 32 (2.70%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (9.80%) Web Services
2 96 (8.11%) .NET
3 91 (7.69%) HTML
4 90 (7.60%) Sensu
5 63 (5.32%) CSS
5 63 (5.32%) ELK Stack
5 63 (5.32%) REST
6 48 (4.05%) LAMP
7 34 (2.87%) XML
8 31 (2.62%) MCollective
8 31 (2.62%) Middleware
9 28 (2.36%) J2EE
9 28 (2.36%) JSON
10 25 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
11 24 (2.03%) Ajax
12 23 (1.94%) .NET Framework
13 22 (1.86%) SOAP
14 21 (1.77%) HTML5
15 19 (1.60%) CSS3
15 19 (1.60%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (6.59%) Management Information System
2 71 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (3.55%) CMDB
4 39 (3.29%) Data Centre
5 32 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 32 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 28 (2.36%) Public Cloud
7 21 (1.77%) Clustering
8 20 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.52%) Derivative
10 14 (1.18%) Equities
10 14 (1.18%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.18%) Statistics
11 12 (1.01%) Wiki
12 11 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (0.93%) PMI
13 10 (0.84%) Blog
13 10 (0.84%) PlayStation
13 10 (0.84%) User Experience
14 9 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 687 (58.02%) Linux
2 251 (21.20%) Unix
3 213 (17.99%) Windows
4 127 (10.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 110 (9.29%) CentOS
6 106 (8.95%) Windows Server
7 71 (6.00%) Ubuntu
8 65 (5.49%) CoreOS
9 49 (4.14%) Mac OS X
10 36 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (2.11%) Solaris
11 25 (2.11%) Windows 7
12 24 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (1.94%) AIX
14 17 (1.44%) Fedora
15 11 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.84%) VMS
17 9 (0.76%) SUSE
18 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (51.52%) DevOps
2 532 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
3 358 (30.24%) Continuous Integration
4 243 (20.52%) Open Source
5 156 (13.18%) ITIL
6 120 (10.14%) Service Management
7 112 (9.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 111 (9.38%) Scrum
9 99 (8.36%) Release Management
10 97 (8.19%) Change Management
10 97 (8.19%) Migration
10 97 (8.19%) Project Management
11 66 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 61 (5.15%) Security Hardening
13 60 (5.07%) ITSM
14 59 (4.98%) Software Delivery
15 58 (4.90%) Change Control
16 57 (4.81%) Web Operations
17 55 (4.65%) Mentoring
18 53 (4.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 353 (29.81%) Ruby
2 314 (26.52%) Java
3 305 (25.76%) Python
4 189 (15.96%) Bash Shell
5 182 (15.37%) SQL
6 177 (14.95%) Perl
7 157 (13.26%) PowerShell
8 97 (8.19%) Go
9 88 (7.43%) JavaScript
10 62 (5.24%) C#
11 57 (4.81%) PHP
12 46 (3.89%) Scala
13 39 (3.29%) C++
14 35 (2.96%) Shell Script
15 23 (1.94%) C
16 22 (1.86%) PL/SQL
17 21 (1.77%) Korn
18 15 (1.27%) Groovy
18 15 (1.27%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 189 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 144 (12.16%) SC Cleared
3 44 (3.72%) Degree
4 36 (3.04%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 18 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 17 (1.44%) BC Cleared
8 15 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.76%) PMP
11 9 (0.76%) RHCE
12 8 (0.68%) CCNA
12 8 (0.68%) CCNP
13 7 (0.59%) RHCA
14 6 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.51%) MCSE
14 6 (0.51%) RHCSA
15 5 (0.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.13%) QA
2 23 (1.94%) SLA
3 16 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.34%) WCAG
8 3 (0.25%) COBIT
9 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.084%) PMBOK
System Software
1 273 (23.06%) Docker
2 149 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (5.32%) etcd
3 63 (5.32%) flannel
4 60 (5.07%) Ceph
4 60 (5.07%) GlusterFS
5 59 (4.98%) Active Directory
6 44 (3.72%) vSphere
7 32 (2.70%) KVM
8 29 (2.45%) NFS
9 25 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (2.03%) VMware ESX
11 19 (1.60%) Hyper-V
12 17 (1.44%) Xen
13 9 (0.76%) StorNext
13 9 (0.76%) vCloud
13 9 (0.76%) Xsan
14 8 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 595 (50.25%) Puppet
2 333 (28.13%) Ansible
3 308 (26.01%) Opscode Chef
4 105 (8.87%) logstash
5 98 (8.28%) Kubernetes
6 92 (7.77%) Nagios
7 83 (7.01%) HAProxy
8 66 (5.57%) Graphite
9 62 (5.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 62 (5.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 49 (4.14%) Salt
11 42 (3.55%) Kibana
12 41 (3.46%) ZABBIX
13 33 (2.79%) Packer
14 31 (2.62%) Terraform
15 27 (2.28%) SCCM
16 22 (1.86%) Grafana
17 20 (1.69%) Uchiwa
18 19 (1.60%) FreeIPA
18 19 (1.60%) Icinga
Vendors
1 193 (16.30%) VMware
2 145 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 116 (9.80%) Red Hat
4 100 (8.45%) Oracle
5 75 (6.33%) Splunk
6 40 (3.38%) Rackspace
7 34 (2.87%) HP
8 33 (2.79%) BMC
9 29 (2.45%) Cisco
9 29 (2.45%) IBM
10 27 (2.28%) Remedy
11 26 (2.20%) Citrix
12 25 (2.11%) ServiceNow
13 22 (1.86%) Google
14 17 (1.44%) CenturyLink
14 17 (1.44%) Dell
14 17 (1.44%) Sitecore
15 14 (1.18%) Atlassian
15 14 (1.18%) DataSynapse
15 14 (1.18%) NetApp
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