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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / London
Rank 91 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 532 512 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.75% 2.49% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.96% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 374 302
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £391 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%

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
16365 17295 16935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.53% 84.25% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11791 12229 12258
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 £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 207 191
Median hourly rate £30.43 £25.94 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +26.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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
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 17 January 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 -5 70 £455 -11.21% 23
Croydon 0 12 £450 -5.26% 1
Westminster -3 6 £425 +10.38%
Canary Wharf +2 5 £605 +27.36%
Hammersmith - 3 £525 -
Uxbridge -2 1 £300 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £600 +2.34%
Feltham - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 700 (58.72%) Linux
2 638 (53.52%) Puppet
3 632 (53.02%) DevOps
4 577 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
5 468 (39.26%) Ansible
6 447 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 429 (35.99%) Git (software)
8 423 (35.49%) Continuous Integration
9 409 (34.31%) Jenkins
10 353 (29.61%) Python
11 307 (25.76%) Docker
12 300 (25.17%) Ruby
13 290 (24.33%) Opscode Chef
14 285 (23.91%) Java
15 271 (22.73%) VMware
16 245 (20.55%) Security Cleared
17 237 (19.88%) Scrum
18 233 (19.55%) Open Source
18 233 (19.55%) Continuous Delivery
19 216 (18.12%) Bash Shell
20 209 (17.53%) PostgreSQL
21 205 (17.20%) Finance
22 202 (16.95%) SC Cleared
23 195 (16.36%) DNS
24 194 (16.28%) Apache
25 186 (15.60%) Unix
26 184 (15.44%) ITIL
26 184 (15.44%) JIRA
27 183 (15.35%) CentOS
28 179 (15.02%) Windows

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
1 194 (16.28%) Apache
2 152 (12.75%) Elasticsearch
3 144 (12.08%) Confluence
4 77 (6.46%) Tomcat
5 73 (6.12%) nginx
6 67 (5.62%) OpenStack
7 58 (4.87%) IIS
8 45 (3.78%) WebSphere
9 31 (2.60%) CMS
10 18 (1.51%) Apache Spark
11 16 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (1.26%) SharePoint
13 11 (0.92%) Jetty
13 11 (0.92%) WebLogic
14 10 (0.84%) JBoss
15 9 (0.76%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.67%) Apache Pig
17 7 (0.59%) Drupal
17 7 (0.59%) MQSI
17 7 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 84 (7.05%) HipChat
2 38 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.09%) MS Office
4 7 (0.59%) MS Project
5 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.084%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 5 (0.42%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.084%) Eikon
6 1 (0.084%) HFM
6 1 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.084%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.084%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 447 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (4.87%) Cloud Computing
4 51 (4.28%) GitHub
5 48 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 44 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (3.19%) PaaS
8 35 (2.94%) IaaS
9 21 (1.76%) Amazon S3
10 13 (1.09%) Office 365
11 12 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (0.84%) Datadog
13 9 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.59%) Route 53
16 6 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 5 (0.42%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 195 (16.36%) DNS
2 143 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 135 (11.33%) HTTP
4 97 (8.14%) SSH
5 88 (7.38%) OpenVPN
6 86 (7.21%) OpenLDAP
7 85 (7.13%) SSL
8 83 (6.96%) Firewall
9 59 (4.95%) VPN
10 43 (3.61%) Internet
11 34 (2.85%) LDAP
12 32 (2.68%) Reverse Proxy
13 30 (2.52%) DHCP
13 30 (2.52%) IPsec
14 28 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
15 24 (2.01%) SAN
16 21 (1.76%) VLAN
17 16 (1.34%) LAN
17 16 (1.34%) X.509
18 15 (1.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (17.53%) PostgreSQL
2 132 (11.07%) MongoDB
3 127 (10.65%) MySQL
4 122 (10.23%) Hadoop
5 76 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 74 (6.21%) NoSQL
7 46 (3.86%) Oracle Database
8 44 (3.69%) Big Data
8 44 (3.69%) Redis
9 43 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
12 25 (2.10%) SQL Server
13 11 (0.92%) Neo4j
14 10 (0.84%) HBase
14 10 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (0.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 429 (35.99%) Git (software)
2 409 (34.31%) Jenkins
3 184 (15.44%) JIRA
4 149 (12.50%) Maven
5 133 (11.16%) Sonatype Nexus
6 111 (9.31%) Ant
7 105 (8.81%) Subversion
8 102 (8.56%) Vagrant
9 100 (8.39%) JUnit
10 89 (7.47%) SonarQube
11 87 (7.30%) JIRA Agile
12 86 (7.21%) Liquibase
13 73 (6.12%) Bitbucket
14 57 (4.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 49 (4.11%) TeamCity
16 47 (3.94%) Hudson
17 40 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
18 34 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
19 31 (2.60%) Mercurial
20 30 (2.52%) MSBuild
General
1 205 (17.20%) Finance
2 85 (7.13%) Banking
3 33 (2.77%) Retail
4 23 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.43%) Marketing
6 14 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.09%) Front Office
8 11 (0.92%) Back Office
8 11 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 11 (0.92%) Law
9 10 (0.84%) Electronics
9 10 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.67%) Games
10 8 (0.67%) Legal
11 5 (0.42%) Publishing
12 4 (0.34%) Billing
13 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.25%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.17%) French Language
14 2 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 413 (34.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 162 (13.59%) Developer
3 102 (8.56%) AWS Engineer
4 94 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
5 92 (7.72%) AWS DevOps
6 79 (6.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 77 (6.46%) Administrator
8 73 (6.12%) Senior DevOps
9 67 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
10 65 (5.45%) Architect
11 64 (5.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 60 (5.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 52 (4.36%) Consultant
14 47 (3.94%) Analyst
15 42 (3.52%) Java Developer
16 36 (3.02%) Cloud Engineer
16 36 (3.02%) Linux Administrator
17 34 (2.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 28 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 27 (2.27%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (11.16%) Web Services
2 132 (11.07%) ELK Stack
3 111 (9.31%) HTML
4 100 (8.39%) REST
5 95 (7.97%) Software Packaging
6 91 (7.63%) MCollective
7 84 (7.05%) CSS
8 70 (5.87%) Node.js
9 61 (5.12%) .NET
10 53 (4.45%) Ajax
11 52 (4.36%) JSON
12 51 (4.28%) HTML5
13 44 (3.69%) XML
14 40 (3.36%) Spring
15 39 (3.27%) CSS3
16 37 (3.10%) Play Framework
17 33 (2.77%) Django
18 32 (2.68%) LAMP
19 27 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
19 27 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (5.62%) CMDB
2 38 (3.19%) Management Information System
2 38 (3.19%) Public Cloud
3 34 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (2.77%) Private Cloud
5 28 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.18%) Data Centre
7 22 (1.85%) Visualisation
8 16 (1.34%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.26%) Derivative
10 14 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.09%) Clustering
11 13 (1.09%) User Experience
12 12 (1.01%) Equities
13 11 (0.92%) Fintech
13 11 (0.92%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.76%) Blockchain
14 9 (0.76%) iSeries
14 9 (0.76%) PKI
14 9 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 700 (58.72%) Linux
2 186 (15.60%) Unix
3 183 (15.35%) CentOS
4 179 (15.02%) Windows
5 154 (12.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (6.71%) Windows Server
7 55 (4.61%) Ubuntu
8 36 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (2.68%) AIX
11 30 (2.52%) SUSE
12 25 (2.10%) Mac OS X
13 19 (1.59%) Solaris
14 17 (1.43%) VyOS
14 17 (1.43%) Windows 7
15 15 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (1.09%) RancherOS
17 12 (1.01%) CoreOS
17 12 (1.01%) Fedora
18 9 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (53.02%) DevOps
2 577 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
3 423 (35.49%) Continuous Integration
4 237 (19.88%) Scrum
5 233 (19.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 233 (19.55%) Open Source
6 184 (15.44%) ITIL
7 179 (15.02%) Service Management
8 100 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 90 (7.55%) Workflow
10 88 (7.38%) Identity Management
11 79 (6.63%) TDD
12 77 (6.46%) High Availability
12 77 (6.46%) Load Balancing
13 76 (6.38%) ITSM
14 73 (6.12%) Coaching
15 67 (5.62%) SDLC
16 60 (5.03%) Continuous Deployment
16 60 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
17 58 (4.87%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 353 (29.61%) Python
2 300 (25.17%) Ruby
3 285 (23.91%) Java
4 216 (18.12%) Bash Shell
5 142 (11.91%) Perl
6 138 (11.58%) Shell Script
7 101 (8.47%) SQL
8 98 (8.22%) PowerShell
9 97 (8.14%) JavaScript
10 90 (7.55%) PHP
11 66 (5.54%) Scala
12 61 (5.12%) Go
13 33 (2.77%) C
14 30 (2.52%) C#
15 15 (1.26%) Korn
16 11 (0.92%) C++
17 8 (0.67%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.67%) VBScript
17 8 (0.67%) XPath
18 6 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 245 (20.55%) Security Cleared
2 202 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 47 (3.94%) Degree
4 34 (2.85%) CTC Cleared
5 33 (2.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 26 (2.18%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.09%) CCNA
9 13 (1.09%) CCNP
9 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.92%) MCP
10 11 (0.92%) RHCE
11 9 (0.76%) CCA
11 9 (0.76%) RHCA
11 9 (0.76%) RHCSA
12 8 (0.67%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.59%) MCSA
13 7 (0.59%) MCSE
14 6 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.28%) QA
2 25 (2.10%) SLA
3 11 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.50%) COBIT
6 5 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.25%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 3 (0.25%) MISRA
7 3 (0.25%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.17%) GCP
9 1 (0.084%) FATCA
9 1 (0.084%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.084%) MiFID
9 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 307 (25.76%) Docker
2 117 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (8.72%) vCloud
4 90 (7.55%) Squid
5 83 (6.96%) Postfix
6 40 (3.36%) Active Directory
7 22 (1.85%) NFS
7 22 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (1.68%) KVM
8 20 (1.68%) vSphere
9 18 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (1.43%) iptables
11 12 (1.01%) Xen
12 10 (0.84%) XenServer
13 9 (0.76%) Samba
14 7 (0.59%) Hyper-V
14 7 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.59%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.59%) XenApp
15 6 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 638 (53.52%) Puppet
2 468 (39.26%) Ansible
3 290 (24.33%) Opscode Chef
4 165 (13.84%) Terraform
5 155 (13.00%) Kubernetes
6 133 (11.16%) logstash
7 125 (10.49%) Kibana
8 120 (10.07%) ZABBIX
9 93 (7.80%) Rancher
10 70 (5.87%) Nagios
11 65 (5.45%) Salt
12 41 (3.44%) HAProxy
13 37 (3.10%) Packer
14 32 (2.68%) Consul
15 24 (2.01%) Grafana
16 23 (1.93%) SCCM
17 21 (1.76%) Red Hat Satellite
18 16 (1.34%) Graphite
18 16 (1.34%) Mesos
19 12 (1.01%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 271 (22.73%) VMware
2 154 (12.92%) Oracle
3 115 (9.65%) Red Hat
4 105 (8.81%) Atlassian
5 87 (7.30%) Microsoft
6 85 (7.13%) Sonatype
7 71 (5.96%) ServiceNow
8 40 (3.36%) Splunk
9 38 (3.19%) AppDynamics
10 32 (2.68%) IBM
11 26 (2.18%) Cisco
12 25 (2.10%) Google
13 23 (1.93%) Rackspace
14 22 (1.85%) HP
15 20 (1.68%) SAP
16 18 (1.51%) New Relic
16 18 (1.51%) SaltStack
17 17 (1.43%) Sun
17 17 (1.43%) Vyatta
18 16 (1.34%) Citrix
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Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spencer Rose
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South East London
Lorien Resourcing
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Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
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City, London
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Michael Bailey Associates
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Arrows Group
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First Point
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London
Joseph Harry Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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Blue Personnel
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Linux Recruit
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Spring Technology
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