Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 18 December 2018 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 42 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.45% 2.77% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 3.08% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Hounslow median daily rate £543 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% - -
West London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
West London median hourly rate £32.50 £47.83 -
% change year-on-year -32.05% - -

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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 378 292 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 92.65% 89.85% 87.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 187 138
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +1.80%
10th Percentile £250 £276 £227
90th Percentile £623 £600 £541
West London median daily rate £450 £455 £425
% change year-on-year -1.15% +7.12% +3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 13
Hounslow median hourly rate £30.50 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.31% +4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.30 £12.00 £8.60
90th Percentile £115.00 £105.88 £68.76
West London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +56.86% +15.91% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Hounslow

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Hounslow

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Hounslow

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford -8 6 £450 -28.00% 1
Feltham 0 3 £587 - 1
Isleworth - 1 £543 -
Configuration Management
West London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Ansible
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
1 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (40.00%) Xen
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) AWK
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) Mockito
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) Akamai
4 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 3 (30.00%) CMDB
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Python

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Akamai
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (30.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Gatling
2 3 (30.00%) Gradle
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Mockito
General
1 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) AWK
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Go
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCENT
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Xen
3 3 (30.00%) KVM
4 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Ansible
1 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (30.00%) Grafana
2 3 (30.00%) Kibana
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Salt
2 3 (30.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (10.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy