Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 58 83
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 +13
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 115 79 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.13% 3.40% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 4.07% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 45 30
Surrey median daily rate £464 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +3.45% +31.32%
10th Percentile £354 £291 £323
90th Percentile £593 £555 £543
South East median daily rate £484 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +7.56% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Surrey median hourly rate £49.17 £31.40 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.58% -30.22% -
10th Percentile £48.07 £17.63 £42.50
90th Percentile £50.46 £45.49 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% - +2.50%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2319 1941 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.24% 83.48% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1287 1344
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Surrey

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Surrey

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Surrey

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Surrey

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Reigate - 21 £400 - 1
Staines -13 15 £450 -4.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 10 £508 -
Leatherhead 0 8 £525 +64.71% 1
Redhill -9 6 £385 +2.67% 1
Woking +6 2 - -
Guildford -6 2 - - 3
Farnham +17 1 £375 -
Camberley - 1 £450 -
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 49 (42.61%) Linux
2 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.00%) DevOps
4 32 (27.83%) Finance
5 30 (26.09%) Java
6 29 (25.22%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (22.61%) Unix
7 26 (22.61%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (20.87%) Ansible
8 24 (20.87%) Puppet
9 21 (18.26%) Python
10 20 (17.39%) Oracle
10 20 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (16.52%) Microservices
12 18 (15.65%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (14.78%) SQL
14 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (13.04%) NoSQL
15 15 (13.04%) Git (software)
15 15 (13.04%) MySQL
15 15 (13.04%) Jenkins
16 14 (12.17%) SDLC
16 14 (12.17%) CentOS
16 14 (12.17%) PaaS
17 13 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (11.30%) Test Automation
17 13 (11.30%) Performance Management
17 13 (11.30%) JIRA
18 12 (10.43%) Docker

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (7.83%) nginx
2 8 (6.96%) Apache
3 7 (6.09%) Confluence
4 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.87%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.22%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (15.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (12.17%) PaaS
5 9 (7.83%) IaaS
6 8 (6.96%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (6.96%) Serverless
7 2 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.74%) GitHub
7 2 (1.74%) SaaS
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.87%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Firewall
2 6 (5.22%) Network Security
3 5 (4.35%) DNS
3 5 (4.35%) VPN
4 4 (3.48%) Internet
4 4 (3.48%) IPsec
5 3 (2.61%) IPv6
6 2 (1.74%) LDAP
6 2 (1.74%) SSL
6 2 (1.74%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.74%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.87%) ATM
7 1 (0.87%) DHCP
7 1 (0.87%) FTP
7 1 (0.87%) HTTP
7 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.87%) NAS
7 1 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.87%) SAN
7 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) MySQL
1 15 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.43%) RDBMS
2 12 (10.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.70%) SQLPlus
4 9 (7.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (5.22%) NewSQL
6 2 (1.74%) Big Data
6 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.74%) Redis
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.87%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 15 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 13 (11.30%) JIRA
3 10 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 5 (4.35%) ProC
4 5 (4.35%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.35%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.61%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.74%) GitLab
6 2 (1.74%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) Toad
7 1 (0.87%) Ant
7 1 (0.87%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.87%) Gradle
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
7 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (27.83%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Legal
3 5 (4.35%) Law
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
4 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (20.00%) Developer
3 13 (11.30%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Architect
5 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Analyst
7 9 (7.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (7.83%) PL/SQL Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.83%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Asset and Configuration Manager
9 7 (6.09%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Configuration Manager
9 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.22%) Release Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Systems Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) Spring
2 10 (8.70%) HTML
2 10 (8.70%) jQuery
3 9 (7.83%) JSON
3 9 (7.83%) Spring Cloud
4 5 (4.35%) Gherkin
4 5 (4.35%) HTML5
4 5 (4.35%) J2EE
5 4 (3.48%) LAMP
5 4 (3.48%) REST
5 4 (3.48%) Web Services
6 3 (2.61%) Sensu
7 2 (1.74%) Drools
7 2 (1.74%) GWT
7 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.74%) RESTful
7 2 (1.74%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.87%) Middleware
8 1 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.83%) CMDB
3 8 (6.96%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.09%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.22%) User Experience
5 6 (5.22%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.48%) Fintech
6 4 (3.48%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.61%) PKI
7 3 (2.61%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.87%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.61%) Linux
2 26 (22.61%) Unix
3 20 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (12.17%) CentOS
5 12 (10.43%) Windows
6 11 (9.57%) AIX
7 7 (6.09%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.35%) Solaris
9 1 (0.87%) Debian
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.00%) DevOps
3 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (16.52%) Microservices
5 14 (12.17%) SDLC
6 13 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (11.30%) Performance Management
6 13 (11.30%) Test Automation
7 11 (9.57%) Migration
7 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
8 10 (8.70%) Change Management
8 10 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (8.70%) Data Protection
8 10 (8.70%) Open Source
8 10 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (6.96%) ITIL
9 8 (6.96%) Kanban
9 8 (6.96%) Scrum
9 8 (6.96%) Test Planning
9 8 (6.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.09%) Java
2 21 (18.26%) Python
3 17 (14.78%) SQL
4 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.57%) Perl
5 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
5 11 (9.57%) PowerShell
5 11 (9.57%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.83%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.09%) C
7 7 (6.09%) Ruby
8 4 (3.48%) C++
9 3 (2.61%) C#
10 1 (0.87%) PHP
10 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.35%) ISEB
3 5 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.87%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (10.43%) Docker
2 4 (3.48%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.48%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.87%) Gluster
4 1 (0.87%) Samba
4 1 (0.87%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (22.61%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (20.87%) Ansible
2 24 (20.87%) Puppet
3 12 (10.43%) Nagios
4 7 (6.09%) Terraform
5 6 (5.22%) HAProxy
5 6 (5.22%) Pingdom
6 5 (4.35%) CFEngine
6 5 (4.35%) logstash
7 4 (3.48%) Consul
7 4 (3.48%) Netcool
8 3 (2.61%) Graphite
8 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.61%) StatsD
9 2 (1.74%) Cacti
9 2 (1.74%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.74%) Icinga
10 1 (0.87%) Fluentd
10 1 (0.87%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Oracle
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.09%) AppDynamics
3 7 (6.09%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.22%) PagerDuty
5 4 (3.48%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco
5 4 (3.48%) Juniper
5 4 (3.48%) McAfee
5 4 (3.48%) Palo Alto
5 4 (3.48%) Proofpoint
5 4 (3.48%) Splunk
6 3 (2.61%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.74%) Google
8 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.87%) NetApp
8 1 (0.87%) Veritas
8 1 (0.87%) VMware