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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 89 136 116
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -20
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 571 391 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.63% 1.70% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.10% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 257 288
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 £361 £317 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £610 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Median hourly rate - £93.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +366.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
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
18283 18659 18629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.33% 81.19% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 13253 13181
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 240 230
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +22 85 £475 - 17
Westminster - 17 £475 -
Croydon -13 7 £445 +14.83%
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Bromley -6 3 £450 - 1
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £500 - 1
Wimbledon - 3 £448 -
Canary Wharf 0 2 £339 -26.75%
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Ruislip - 1 £225 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 695 (58.85%) Linux
2 613 (51.91%) DevOps
3 608 (51.48%) Puppet
4 520 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
5 412 (34.89%) Git (software)
6 396 (33.53%) Amazon AWS
7 355 (30.06%) Ansible
8 349 (29.55%) Ruby
9 340 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
10 333 (28.20%) Jenkins
11 317 (26.84%) Opscode Chef
12 304 (25.74%) Python
13 297 (25.15%) Docker
14 295 (24.98%) Java
15 250 (21.17%) Open Source
16 246 (20.83%) Unix
17 216 (18.29%) Finance
18 208 (17.61%) Windows
19 188 (15.92%) SQL
20 181 (15.33%) VMware
20 181 (15.33%) Security Cleared
21 180 (15.24%) Bash Shell
22 179 (15.16%) Perl
23 148 (12.53%) PowerShell
24 147 (12.45%) MySQL
25 146 (12.36%) ITIL
26 143 (12.11%) Microsoft
27 140 (11.85%) SC Cleared
28 138 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
29 135 (11.43%) NoSQL

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
1 125 (10.58%) nginx
2 118 (9.99%) Apache
2 118 (9.99%) Tomcat
3 66 (5.59%) OpenStack
4 51 (4.32%) IIS
5 34 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 33 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.46%) Jetty
8 24 (2.03%) Confluence
9 23 (1.95%) CMS
10 22 (1.86%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.78%) JBoss
12 12 (1.02%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.85%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
16 7 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.61%) MS Office
3 15 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.93%) MS Project
6 7 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.51%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.25%) HipChat
9 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.085%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.51%) CA PPM
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.17%) Beauchamp
6 2 (0.17%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.17%) Minerva
7 1 (0.085%) Eikon
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.085%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 396 (33.53%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (8.04%) GitHub
4 54 (4.57%) IaaS
5 43 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 37 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (2.88%) PaaS
8 22 (1.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 22 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (1.69%) SaaS
10 15 (1.27%) Amazon S3
11 14 (1.19%) Office 365
12 12 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.42%) Route 53
16 4 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 128 (10.84%) HTTP
2 120 (10.16%) TCP/IP
3 91 (7.71%) DNS
4 61 (5.17%) Internet
5 59 (5.00%) Firewall
6 54 (4.57%) SSL
7 37 (3.13%) DHCP
8 34 (2.88%) LDAP
9 31 (2.62%) SAN
10 25 (2.12%) VPN
11 18 (1.52%) Network Security
12 17 (1.44%) FTP
13 16 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (1.35%) IPsec
14 14 (1.19%) NAS
14 14 (1.19%) NetScaler
15 13 (1.10%) iSCSI
15 13 (1.10%) VLAN
16 12 (1.02%) SSH
17 10 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (12.45%) MySQL
2 135 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 126 (10.67%) MongoDB
4 111 (9.40%) PostgreSQL
5 105 (8.89%) Relational Database
6 60 (5.08%) SQL Server
7 42 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 35 (2.96%) Oracle Database
9 29 (2.46%) RDBMS
10 26 (2.20%) Redis
11 25 (2.12%) Hadoop
12 23 (1.95%) Big Data
13 18 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.27%) DB2
15 12 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (0.76%) Neo4j
18 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
18 8 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
19 6 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 412 (34.89%) Git (software)
2 333 (28.20%) Jenkins
3 127 (10.75%) Subversion
4 111 (9.40%) Maven
5 94 (7.96%) JIRA
6 79 (6.69%) Artifactory
7 69 (5.84%) GitLab
8 56 (4.74%) Hudson
9 53 (4.49%) Ant
10 51 (4.32%) TeamCity
11 40 (3.39%) Vagrant
12 29 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 23 (1.95%) Travis CI
15 19 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 17 (1.44%) Gradle
17 15 (1.27%) Visual Studio
18 14 (1.19%) GoCD
18 14 (1.19%) MSBuild
18 14 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 216 (18.29%) Finance
2 80 (6.77%) Banking
3 35 (2.96%) Marketing
4 34 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 30 (2.54%) Publishing
6 29 (2.46%) Retail
7 28 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.03%) Back Office
9 20 (1.69%) Games
9 20 (1.69%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.27%) Legal
10 15 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.19%) Front Office
12 10 (0.85%) Electronics
13 7 (0.59%) Automotive
14 6 (0.51%) Law
15 5 (0.42%) Advertising
16 4 (0.34%) Billing
16 4 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 397 (33.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 120 (10.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 107 (9.06%) Linux Engineer
4 105 (8.89%) Developer
5 104 (8.81%) AWS Engineer
6 102 (8.64%) AWS DevOps
7 86 (7.28%) Architect
8 80 (6.77%) Senior DevOps
9 76 (6.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 63 (5.33%) Analyst
11 58 (4.91%) Consultant
12 57 (4.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 51 (4.32%) Administrator
14 41 (3.47%) Operations Engineer
14 41 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
15 40 (3.39%) DevOps Consultant
15 40 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 38 (3.22%) Technical Architect
17 34 (2.88%) Project Manager
17 34 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (9.31%) HTML
2 107 (9.06%) Web Services
3 100 (8.47%) .NET
4 90 (7.62%) Sensu
5 84 (7.11%) Node.js
6 78 (6.60%) CSS
7 76 (6.44%) REST
8 54 (4.57%) LAMP
9 49 (4.15%) ELK Stack
10 39 (3.30%) Ajax
10 39 (3.30%) JSON
11 37 (3.13%) XML
12 33 (2.79%) HTML5
13 31 (2.62%) Middleware
14 30 (2.54%) CSS3
14 30 (2.54%) Play Framework
15 27 (2.29%) J2EE
16 24 (2.03%) .NET Framework
17 23 (1.95%) Ruby on Rails
17 23 (1.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.10%) Management Information System
2 68 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (3.56%) Data Centre
4 37 (3.13%) CMDB
5 35 (2.96%) Private Cloud
6 27 (2.29%) Visualisation
7 23 (1.95%) Public Cloud
8 21 (1.78%) Clustering
9 20 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.35%) Derivative
10 16 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 11 (0.93%) PMI
11 11 (0.93%) Semantic Web
12 10 (0.85%) Equities
12 10 (0.85%) Fixed Income
12 10 (0.85%) PlayStation
12 10 (0.85%) Statistics
12 10 (0.85%) User Experience
12 10 (0.85%) Wiki
13 9 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 695 (58.85%) Linux
2 246 (20.83%) Unix
3 208 (17.61%) Windows
4 126 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 108 (9.14%) Windows Server
6 107 (9.06%) CentOS
7 84 (7.11%) CoreOS
8 55 (4.66%) Ubuntu
9 49 (4.15%) Mac OS X
10 36 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (2.54%) Solaris
12 27 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (1.95%) AIX
14 22 (1.86%) Windows 7
15 18 (1.52%) Fedora
16 14 (1.19%) VMS
17 13 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
19 10 (0.85%) SUSE
20 8 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 613 (51.91%) DevOps
2 520 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
3 340 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
4 250 (21.17%) Open Source
5 146 (12.36%) ITIL
6 118 (9.99%) Continuous Delivery
7 111 (9.40%) Service Management
8 110 (9.31%) Scrum
9 104 (8.81%) Project Management
10 95 (8.04%) Release Management
11 93 (7.87%) Change Management
12 73 (6.18%) Migration
13 70 (5.93%) Security Hardening
14 64 (5.42%) TDD
15 63 (5.33%) Load Balancing
16 61 (5.17%) Kanban
16 61 (5.17%) Mentoring
17 58 (4.91%) Change Control
17 58 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
18 56 (4.74%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 349 (29.55%) Ruby
2 304 (25.74%) Python
3 295 (24.98%) Java
4 188 (15.92%) SQL
5 180 (15.24%) Bash Shell
6 179 (15.16%) Perl
7 148 (12.53%) PowerShell
8 107 (9.06%) Go
9 88 (7.45%) JavaScript
10 63 (5.33%) Scala
11 61 (5.17%) PHP
12 60 (5.08%) C#
13 41 (3.47%) Shell Script
14 30 (2.54%) C++
15 23 (1.95%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.78%) Korn
17 16 (1.35%) VBScript
18 14 (1.19%) C
19 13 (1.10%) T-SQL
20 11 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 181 (15.33%) Security Cleared
2 140 (11.85%) SC Cleared
3 45 (3.81%) Degree
4 29 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 29 (2.46%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.86%) PMI Certification
6 17 (1.44%) BC Cleared
7 14 (1.19%) AWS Certification
8 13 (1.10%) PMP
9 12 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.93%) RHCE
11 9 (0.76%) CCNA
11 9 (0.76%) CCNP
12 7 (0.59%) RHCA
13 6 (0.51%) MCSE
13 6 (0.51%) RHCSA
14 5 (0.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.54%) QA
2 19 (1.61%) 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
8 3 (0.25%) WCAG
9 2 (0.17%) COBIT
10 1 (0.085%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.085%) MiFID
10 1 (0.085%) PMBOK
System Software
1 297 (25.15%) Docker
2 138 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (6.69%) etcd
3 79 (6.69%) flannel
4 68 (5.76%) Ceph
5 66 (5.59%) GlusterFS
6 64 (5.42%) Active Directory
7 42 (3.56%) vSphere
8 39 (3.30%) KVM
9 28 (2.37%) NFS
10 27 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
11 25 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (1.86%) VMware ESX
13 21 (1.78%) Xen
14 19 (1.61%) Hyper-V
15 10 (0.85%) iptables
16 9 (0.76%) vCloud
16 9 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 9 (0.76%) XenApp
16 9 (0.76%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 608 (51.48%) Puppet
2 355 (30.06%) Ansible
3 317 (26.84%) Opscode Chef
4 124 (10.50%) Kubernetes
5 106 (8.98%) logstash
6 98 (8.30%) Nagios
7 95 (8.04%) HAProxy
8 78 (6.60%) Graphite
9 72 (6.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 72 (6.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 67 (5.67%) rkt
11 49 (4.15%) Terraform
12 44 (3.73%) Salt
13 39 (3.30%) Packer
14 34 (2.88%) Kibana
15 30 (2.54%) SCCM
16 29 (2.46%) ZABBIX
17 21 (1.78%) FreeIPA
18 20 (1.69%) Grafana
19 19 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 181 (15.33%) VMware
2 143 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 128 (10.84%) Red Hat
4 99 (8.38%) Oracle
5 72 (6.10%) Splunk
6 33 (2.79%) HP
7 31 (2.62%) IBM
7 31 (2.62%) Rackspace
8 30 (2.54%) Citrix
9 27 (2.29%) BMC
9 27 (2.29%) Cisco
10 19 (1.61%) Remedy
11 18 (1.52%) Sitecore
12 17 (1.44%) Atlassian
12 17 (1.44%) CenturyLink
12 17 (1.44%) Google
12 17 (1.44%) ServiceNow
13 16 (1.35%) Dell
13 16 (1.35%) NetApp
14 14 (1.19%) Akamai
London
Code IT Recruitment
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Initial Contract to 31st December 2016
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: £515 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £630 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd - Icon Solutions (UK) Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vesta Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £100 - 250 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago