The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 77 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 46 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.09% 1.52% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.84% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 34
Median daily rate £320 £335 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
Configuration Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1795 2659 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.70% 82.35% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1380 1174
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 40
Median hourly rate £39.50 £23.35 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.16% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Renfrewshire -19 17 £300 +1.69%
Edinburgh +2 9 £425 - 4
Glasgow +13 8 £450 +43.42%
Fife +5 7 £320 +8.47%
Stirling - 2 - - 1
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 51 (38.93%) ITIL
2 45 (34.35%) C#
3 40 (30.53%) Linux
4 39 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (27.48%) SQL
6 34 (25.95%) Release Management
6 34 (25.95%) Security Cleared
7 33 (25.19%) Java
8 32 (24.43%) Windows
9 30 (22.90%) C++
10 29 (22.14%) PowerShell
11 28 (21.37%) Relational Database
11 28 (21.37%) Windows Server
12 26 (19.85%) Finance
13 25 (19.08%) .NET
13 25 (19.08%) SQL Server
13 25 (19.08%) DevOps
14 24 (18.32%) SC Cleared
14 24 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (18.32%) VMware
15 22 (16.79%) Unix
15 22 (16.79%) Python
15 22 (16.79%) Migration
15 22 (16.79%) Data Centre
16 20 (15.27%) ITIL V3
16 20 (15.27%) MS Excel
16 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
17 18 (13.74%) CMDB
17 18 (13.74%) VB
17 18 (13.74%) JavaScript

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (7.63%) Apache
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.05%) AquaLogic
3 4 (3.05%) JBoss
3 4 (3.05%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.05%) Tuxedo
3 4 (3.05%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.53%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.53%) IIS
5 2 (1.53%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.76%) CICS
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (15.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (8.40%) PaaS
2 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.05%) SaaS
4 3 (2.29%) IaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.76%) GitHub
6 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.45%) SAN
2 8 (6.11%) DNS
3 6 (4.58%) WAN
4 5 (3.82%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (3.82%) Firewall
4 5 (3.82%) IPsec
4 5 (3.82%) NAS
5 4 (3.05%) LAN
5 4 (3.05%) SSL
5 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.29%) LDAP
6 3 (2.29%) Network Security
7 2 (1.53%) DHCP
7 2 (1.53%) SSH
7 2 (1.53%) VPN
8 1 (0.76%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.37%) Relational Database
2 25 (19.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
5 2 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.53%) QGIS
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (13.74%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.16%) MSBuild
3 9 (6.87%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.87%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (6.87%) TeamCity
4 7 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.05%) Build Forge
6 3 (2.29%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.29%) StarTeam
7 2 (1.53%) Maven
8 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.76%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) JIRA
8 1 (0.76%) Subversion
8 1 (0.76%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Legal
3 7 (5.34%) Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Law
6 2 (1.53%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) International Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (11.45%) Analyst
2 12 (9.16%) Configuration Analyst
3 11 (8.40%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 11 (8.40%) Developer
3 11 (8.40%) Software Engineer
4 9 (6.87%) Service Analyst
4 9 (6.87%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.11%) Asset Management Analyst
5 8 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Applications Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.34%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Build Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Service Management Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Architect
7 6 (4.58%) Server Specialist
8 5 (3.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.08%) .NET
2 15 (11.45%) jQuery
3 6 (4.58%) REST
3 6 (4.58%) Web Services
4 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.82%) Entity Framework
4 5 (3.82%) Middleware
4 5 (3.82%) WCF
4 5 (3.82%) WPF
4 5 (3.82%) XML
5 4 (3.05%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (3.05%) J2EE
6 3 (2.29%) LAMP
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.53%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.53%) RESTful
7 2 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.53%) WebGL
8 1 (0.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.74%) CMDB
3 17 (12.98%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.87%) Data Structures
7 6 (4.58%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.82%) Clustering
8 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.05%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.05%) Credit Risk
9 4 (3.05%) Market Risk
9 4 (3.05%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.53%) Wiki
11 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.53%) Linux
2 32 (24.43%) Windows
3 28 (21.37%) Windows Server
4 22 (16.79%) Unix
5 18 (13.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (11.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (9.92%) Solaris
8 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (7.63%) AIX
10 5 (3.82%) Android
11 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
11 4 (3.05%) OS/390
11 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (2.29%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.76%) CentOS
13 1 (0.76%) HPUX
13 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) ITIL
2 39 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.95%) Release Management
4 25 (19.08%) DevOps
5 24 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (16.79%) Migration
7 20 (15.27%) ITIL V3
7 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
8 17 (12.98%) Change Management
9 16 (12.21%) Test Scripting
10 12 (9.16%) Service Management
11 11 (8.40%) Server Building
11 11 (8.40%) Time Management
12 10 (7.63%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.63%) SDLC
12 10 (7.63%) Security Patching
13 9 (6.87%) MVC
13 9 (6.87%) Project Management
14 8 (6.11%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (6.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) C#
2 36 (27.48%) SQL
3 33 (25.19%) Java
4 30 (22.90%) C++
5 29 (22.14%) PowerShell
6 22 (16.79%) Python
7 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
7 18 (13.74%) VB
8 17 (12.98%) Perl
9 15 (11.45%) VB.NET
9 15 (11.45%) VB6
9 15 (11.45%) VBA
10 11 (8.40%) Bash Shell
11 9 (6.87%) Korn
11 9 (6.87%) Ruby
11 9 (6.87%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.11%) C
13 7 (5.34%) Bourne shell
13 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
13 7 (5.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (25.95%) Security Cleared
2 24 (18.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.82%) Degree
5 2 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (6.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (4.58%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.58%) QA
4 5 (3.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.16%) Docker
3 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.29%) Samba
5 1 (0.76%) KVM
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.76%) RHEV
5 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (11.45%) Puppet
1 15 (11.45%) SCCM
2 12 (9.16%) Ansible
2 12 (9.16%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.87%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.82%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (3.82%) Netcool
4 5 (3.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.05%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.53%) Packer
6 2 (1.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (1.53%) vRealize
7 1 (0.76%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.76%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) VMware
2 15 (11.45%) ILOG
3 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.69%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.16%) IBM
5 10 (7.63%) Oracle
5 10 (7.63%) ServiceNow
5 10 (7.63%) Splunk
6 9 (6.87%) HP
7 7 (5.34%) Citrix
8 6 (4.58%) Cisco
9 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.82%) EMC
9 5 (3.82%) F5
9 5 (3.82%) Veritas
10 4 (3.05%) Axway
10 4 (3.05%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.05%) Sun
11 2 (1.53%) Infoblox
11 2 (1.53%) Remedy
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