The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £34.78 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+20.03% -6.72%
Configuration Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 34 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.00% 47.89% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 27
Average daily rate £530 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.07% -12.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Configuration Management
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) CMDB
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
1 9 (100.00%) CatOS
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
2 8 (88.89%) QMS
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) MS Visio
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 7 (77.78%) Multicast
4 6 (66.67%) Siemens
4 6 (66.67%) BT
4 6 (66.67%) C
5 5 (55.56%) HP
5 5 (55.56%) Quality Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Multicast
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) QMS
3 5 (55.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) BT
2 6 (66.67%) Siemens
3 5 (55.56%) HP