The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 23 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.25% 0.59% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.83% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -6.58%
Configuration Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 120 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 86.88% 70.59% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 68 108
Median daily rate £400 £387 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £484 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) VMS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Engine Yard
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DVB
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) Hudson
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
4 1 (16.67%) Redmine
4 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) MCollective
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) DTV
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Dell
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Actel
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Xilinx