The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 31 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.58% 2.18% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 2.98% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -13.10%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 168 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 63.52% 73.36% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 96 45
Average daily rate £340 £403 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 17
Average hourly rate £11.35 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.57% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Borland
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) StarTeam
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) OpenShift
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) RHCSA
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Ingres
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) StarTeam
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (33.33%) CppUnit
3 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (33.33%) GoogleTest
4 1 (16.67%) Bazaar
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) BitKeeper
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
4 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) wxWidgets
1 1 (16.67%) Motif
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (50.00%) RHCA
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) RHCE
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Borland
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu