Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 24 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 24 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.86% 1.86% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 2.42% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median daily rate - £400 -
Surrey median daily rate £464 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +3.06% +3.45% +31.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £49.17 £31.40 £45.00
% change year-on-year +56.58% -30.22% -

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 170 165 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 73.28% 76.74% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 97 97
Guildford median daily rate £408 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £144 £264
90th Percentile £588 £568 £500
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 5
Guildford median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -33.33% +150.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.59 £21.08
90th Percentile £39.75 £44.25 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Guildford

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat