The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 40 66
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.14% 2.43% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 2.87% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £231 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.91% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £213 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £363 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.32% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 447 487 719
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.98% 84.70% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 269 424
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Glasgow

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Kafka
3 4 (26.67%) Apache Flume
3 4 (26.67%) AppDynamics
3 4 (26.67%) Ansible
3 4 (26.67%) logstash
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) JBoss
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Build Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Kafka
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Felix
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Sling
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Java EE
3 2 (13.33%) JRuby
3 2 (13.33%) JSP
3 2 (13.33%) JSTL
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) Servlets
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Groovy
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Ansible
1 4 (26.67%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (26.67%) logstash
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) AppDynamics
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 1 (6.67%) AVEVA