The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 10 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 15 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.64% 8.94% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 10.00% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £550 £324 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.75% -1.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £34.78 £37.15
% change year-on-year
+20.03% -6.36%
Configuration Management
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 110 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 86.36% 89.43% 86.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 38
Average daily rate £550 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 21 (95.45%) Puppet
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (72.73%) Splunk
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (68.18%) Software Deployment
4 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
6 13 (59.09%) Use Case
6 13 (59.09%) SCOM
6 13 (59.09%) SQL
6 13 (59.09%) VMS
6 13 (59.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
7 12 (54.55%) Hudson
7 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
7 12 (54.55%) DevOps
7 12 (54.55%) Ant
7 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (54.55%) JIRA
7 12 (54.55%) Subversion
7 12 (54.55%) Maven
8 11 (50.00%) Ruby
8 11 (50.00%) Python
8 11 (50.00%) Ansible
8 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
9 10 (45.45%) Docker
10 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (40.91%) IaaS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (59.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) IaaS
4 9 (40.91%) PaaS
5 5 (22.73%) SaaS
6 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall
1 9 (40.91%) VPN
2 6 (27.27%) Network Security
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) MPLS
3 4 (18.18%) VLAN
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) LDAP
4 2 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) DVB
5 1 (4.55%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Ant
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 12 (54.55%) Hudson
1 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 12 (54.55%) JIRA
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
1 12 (54.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Azure Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) boto
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.55%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (4.55%) STB
6 1 (4.55%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) VMS
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Software Deployment
3 13 (59.09%) Use Case
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (54.55%) DevOps
5 8 (36.36%) Service Management
6 5 (22.73%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (22.73%) Information Security
6 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
6 5 (22.73%) SIEM
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
8 2 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
8 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
9 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.55%) Project Management
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (50.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) CCSA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CISM
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
2 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (95.45%) Puppet
2 20 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (59.09%) SCOM
4 11 (50.00%) Ansible
5 9 (40.91%) SCCM
6 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Splunk
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Barracuda Networks
4 8 (36.36%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) Rackspace
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco