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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 24 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.86% 1.90% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 2.55% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £240 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.29 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -3.76%
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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
154 157 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.33% 74.41% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 94 113
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) ATM
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) StarTeam
5 4 (33.33%) Borland
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) RHCA
6 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) RHCSA
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) ATM
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) TACACS
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) StarTeam
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 2 (16.67%) GoogleTest
3 2 (16.67%) CppUnit
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (8.33%) Bazaar
4 1 (8.33%) BitKeeper
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
4 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) wxWidgets
1 1 (8.33%) Motif
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) SUSE
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) VBScript
2 3 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) RHCA
4 3 (25.00%) RHCSA
4 3 (25.00%) RHCE
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Borland
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Nokia
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
6 1 (8.33%) BT
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy