The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 37 33 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.96% 3.19% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.88% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £465 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.48 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +3.43% +22.85%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 260 335 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.07% 82.11% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 209 156
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 15
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Cambridge

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Ehcache
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
3 1 (11.11%) MyBatis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 1 (11.11%) PagerDuty
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) RS-232
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
2 1 (11.11%) GCC
2 1 (11.11%) GDB
2 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Ehcache
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) MyBatis
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
1 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) API Design
3 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CLAS
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) BT
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) PagerDuty
1 1 (11.11%) Samsung
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