Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CFEngine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CFEngine over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

CFEngine
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 368 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +367
Contract jobs citing CFEngine 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.037% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
South East median daily rate £500 - -
England median daily rate £525 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

CFEngine is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2023 1809 1918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.03% 11.10% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1056 1055
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £244 £250 £216
90th Percentile £588 £548 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 51 75
South East median hourly rate £14.25 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.97% -7.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £11.99 £12.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.00 £52.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

CFEngine
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CFEngine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CFEngine in the South East

CFEngine
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CFEngine in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CFEngine in the South East

CFEngine
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CFEngine in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CFEngine in the South East

CFEngine
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Berkshire +2 3 £300 -
Thames Valley -13 3 £300 -
Surrey - 3 £625 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 -
CFEngine
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CFEngine 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 South East region with a requirement for CFEngine.

1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (50.00%) Splunk
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Java

CFEngine
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Heroku
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Site Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) API Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Server Building
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) LXC
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Cacti
4 2 (33.33%) Icinga
4 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (33.33%) logstash
4 2 (33.33%) Netcool
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (33.33%) Unicenter
4 2 (33.33%) vRealize
5 1 (16.67%) Graphite
5 1 (16.67%) Mesos
5 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
5 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Nimsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
4 1 (16.67%) New Relic
4 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
4 1 (16.67%) SunGard