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 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
South East / Middlesex
Rank 14 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.20% 2.65% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 3.15% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £214 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 127 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.67% 84.11% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 80 85
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £46.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
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 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 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Salt
5 3 (33.33%) Graphite
5 3 (33.33%) InfluxDB
5 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Fluentd
5 3 (33.33%) Sensu
5 3 (33.33%) logstash
5 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (33.33%) Gradle
5 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 3 (33.33%) Rackspace
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Ant
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) ZABBIX
5 3 (33.33%) StatsD

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 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) GitHub
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) InfluxDB
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 3 (33.33%) Gradle
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Sensu
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) Fluentd
3 3 (33.33%) Graphite
3 3 (33.33%) logstash
3 3 (33.33%) Salt
3 3 (33.33%) StatsD
3 3 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
2 1 (11.11%) HP