Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Configuration Management
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 34 32
Rank change year-on-year -31 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 31 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.70% 8.32% 6.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 9.11% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 13
Croydon median daily rate £538 £491 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +9.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £425 £404 £363
90th Percentile £673 £589 £488
South London median daily rate £538 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +13.16% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 - -

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 766 483 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 91.52% 91.30% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 299 190
Croydon median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £313
90th Percentile £640 £575 £525
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -8.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Croydon median hourly rate £13.50 £35.25 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.70% +26.89% +85.20%
10th Percentile £12.80 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.65 £95.00 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £23.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -8.65% +62.50%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Croydon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Croydon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Croydon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 25 (80.65%) Puppet
2 24 (77.42%) DevOps
2 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
3 23 (74.19%) Linux
4 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
4 22 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (54.84%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (54.84%) Amazon S3
6 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (48.39%) Terraform
8 14 (45.16%) Amazon ELB
8 14 (45.16%) Amazon RDS
9 13 (41.94%) Ansible
9 13 (41.94%) Docker
9 13 (41.94%) Kubernetes
10 12 (38.71%) Scrum
10 12 (38.71%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (35.48%) Sysdig
11 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
11 11 (35.48%) REST
12 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
12 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
12 10 (32.26%) Kibana
12 10 (32.26%) logstash
12 10 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (29.03%) VMware
13 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (32.26%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (25.81%) Apache
3 7 (22.58%) Confluence
3 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.90%) nginx
5 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 22 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (54.84%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (54.84%) Amazon S3
3 14 (45.16%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (22.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (22.58%) Route 53
4 7 (22.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (16.13%) Quay.io
6 4 (12.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (22.58%) OpenVPN
2 7 (22.58%) SSH
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) FTP
3 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.23%) IPsec
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) SMS
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 7 (22.58%) Ant
3 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
3 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 7 (22.58%) JUnit
3 7 (22.58%) Liquibase
3 7 (22.58%) Maven
3 7 (22.58%) SonarQube
3 7 (22.58%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (16.13%) Artifactory
5 4 (12.90%) GitLab
6 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.23%) gulp
7 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.23%) Protractor
7 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) AWS DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (35.48%) REST
3 7 (22.58%) MCollective
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) EDI
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) Sensu
6 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) Kafka
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (22.58%) CentOS
4 6 (19.35%) CoreOS
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) DevOps
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
5 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (22.58%) Coaching
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (22.58%) Migration
6 7 (22.58%) Service Management
7 6 (19.35%) Open Source
7 6 (19.35%) Security Hardening
8 5 (16.13%) Kanban
9 4 (12.90%) Prototyping
9 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
9 4 (12.90%) User Stories
10 2 (6.45%) BDD
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) Groovy
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 4 (12.90%) Go
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Security Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Docker
2 7 (22.58%) Postfix
2 7 (22.58%) Squid
2 7 (22.58%) vCloud
2 7 (22.58%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (16.13%) etcd
3 5 (16.13%) flannel
4 4 (12.90%) Ceph
4 4 (12.90%) GlusterFS
4 4 (12.90%) SkyDNS
5 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (80.65%) Puppet
2 15 (48.39%) Terraform
3 13 (41.94%) Ansible
3 13 (41.94%) Kubernetes
4 11 (35.48%) Sysdig
5 10 (32.26%) Kibana
5 10 (32.26%) logstash
6 7 (22.58%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (22.58%) Rancher
6 7 (22.58%) Rsyslog
6 7 (22.58%) ZABBIX
7 6 (19.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (19.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (16.13%) Prometheus
8 5 (16.13%) rkt
9 4 (12.90%) Graphite
9 4 (12.90%) HAProxy
10 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (6.45%) confd
11 2 (6.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) Sonatype
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow