The table below looks at the statistics for CFEngine skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFEngine over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 608 626 605
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 30 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.030% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.36% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 17
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £365 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £518 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £365 -
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6066 4757 4347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.34% 8.47% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3906 2914 2524
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 158 130
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

CFEngine
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CFEngine as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

CFEngine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CFEngine
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CFEngine within the UK.

CFEngine Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CFEngine
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CFEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

CFEngine Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CFEngine within the UK.

CFEngine Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CFEngine
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
England +15 28 £475 +11.76% 7
London 0 21 £475 +5.55% 4
City of London +34 7 £475 +5.55% 1
South East - 5 £450 - 1
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Reading - 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £450 -
North West -9 1 £450 +23.28%
South West - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £500 -
Wigan - 1 £450 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CFEngine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CFEngine.

1 41 (97.62%) Puppet
2 37 (88.10%) Linux
3 26 (61.90%) Python
3 26 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (54.76%) Bash Shell
5 21 (50.00%) Ruby
6 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
7 17 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (40.48%) Docker
8 16 (38.10%) Unix
9 15 (35.71%) DevOps
9 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
10 14 (33.33%) Web Services
10 14 (33.33%) Perl
11 13 (30.95%) MySQL
11 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
11 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
12 12 (28.57%) Firewall
12 12 (28.57%) logstash
12 12 (28.57%) GlusterFS
13 11 (26.19%) High Availability
13 11 (26.19%) PHP
14 10 (23.81%) Java
14 10 (23.81%) VPN
14 10 (23.81%) Finance
14 10 (23.81%) VMware
14 10 (23.81%) Clustering
14 10 (23.81%) Private Cloud
14 10 (23.81%) Ansible
15 9 (21.43%) Patch Management

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 8 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (19.05%) nginx
3 6 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) Zimbra
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Confluence
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.76%) IaaS
6 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.38%) GitHub
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) VPN
3 8 (19.05%) BGP
3 8 (19.05%) DNS
4 6 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (14.29%) LDAP
4 6 (14.29%) SAN
5 5 (11.90%) DHCP
6 4 (9.52%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) DAB
7 1 (2.38%) DMZ
7 1 (2.38%) IPsec
7 1 (2.38%) IPv6
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) OSPF
7 1 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) JIRA
4 6 (14.29%) git-flow
5 5 (11.90%) Hudson
6 4 (9.52%) Subversion
6 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.14%) Artifactory
7 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.14%) Gerrit
8 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
8 2 (4.76%) MSI
8 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.76%) Selenium
8 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
9 1 (2.38%) GitLab
9 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Knowledge Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Splunk Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Platform Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) Regular Expression
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) J2EE
3 3 (7.14%) LAMP
3 3 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.38%) MCollective
5 1 (2.38%) POSIX
5 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Clustering
1 10 (23.81%) Private Cloud
2 8 (19.05%) Hedge funds
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Unix
3 8 (19.05%) CentOS
3 8 (19.05%) Windows
4 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) CoreOS
8 1 (2.38%) Debian
8 1 (2.38%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
2 15 (35.71%) DevOps
3 11 (26.19%) High Availability
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
4 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Data Security
8 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
8 2 (4.76%) Migration
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.76%) Web Operations
8 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Python
2 23 (54.76%) Bash Shell
3 21 (50.00%) Ruby
4 14 (33.33%) Perl
5 11 (26.19%) PHP
6 10 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.76%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) Go
9 1 (2.38%) Korn
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Docker
2 12 (28.57%) GlusterFS
3 9 (21.43%) GFS2
3 9 (21.43%) OCFS2
4 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (14.29%) NFS
6 4 (9.52%) Snort
6 4 (9.52%) Squid
6 4 (9.52%) vCloud
7 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.76%) iptables
7 2 (4.76%) KVM
7 2 (4.76%) pfSense
7 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.38%) Btrfs
8 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.38%) LXC
8 1 (2.38%) Varnish
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (97.62%) Puppet
2 26 (61.90%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
4 12 (28.57%) logstash
5 10 (23.81%) Ansible
6 9 (21.43%) Failover Clustering
6 9 (21.43%) SELinux
7 6 (14.29%) Nagios
8 5 (11.90%) HAProxy
8 5 (11.90%) Salt
9 4 (9.52%) Kibana
10 3 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (7.14%) SCCM
11 2 (4.76%) Rundeck
11 2 (4.76%) Zenoss
12 1 (2.38%) Graphite
12 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
12 1 (2.38%) Riemann
12 1 (2.38%) rkt
12 1 (2.38%) systemd
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) VMware
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 9 (21.43%) Splunk
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.52%) Google
6 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.38%) Black Duck
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) New Relic
7 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.38%) Sonatype
7 1 (2.38%) Veracode
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas
7 1 (2.38%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.38%) Zend
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