The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 47 88 60
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -28
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 89 33 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.67% 1.33% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 1.74% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 14
Median daily rate £450 £412 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% +49.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £316 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Configuration Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1915 1898 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.97% 76.75% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1062 973 926
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 57 40
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £39.75 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 36 £425 -5.55% 8
Bracknell 0 14 £500 +21.81% 1
Slough +6 3 £450 -40.00% 1
Windsor - 3 £460 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 65 (39.39%) Linux
2 51 (30.91%) Python
3 49 (29.70%) Puppet
4 38 (23.03%) DevOps
5 36 (21.82%) Ansible
6 34 (20.61%) ITIL
7 29 (17.58%) Tomcat
8 28 (16.97%) WebLogic
8 28 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (15.15%) logstash
10 25 (15.15%) Graphite
10 25 (15.15%) Web Services
10 25 (15.15%) Degree
11 24 (14.55%) Shell Script
12 23 (13.94%) Unix
12 23 (13.94%) VMware
12 23 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (13.33%) Nagios
13 22 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (12.73%) Capacity Management
14 21 (12.73%) Jenkins
14 21 (12.73%) Git (software)
14 21 (12.73%) Windows
15 20 (12.12%) Perl
15 20 (12.12%) DNS
15 20 (12.12%) Validation
15 20 (12.12%) Fault Management
15 20 (12.12%) Private Cloud
16 19 (11.52%) Functional Testing

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 29 (17.58%) Tomcat
2 28 (16.97%) WebLogic
3 17 (10.30%) OpenStack
4 15 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (8.48%) JBoss
5 14 (8.48%) nginx
6 13 (7.88%) Apache
7 10 (6.06%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.61%) Confluence
10 1 (0.61%) IIS
10 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.61%) Node.js
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.45%) MS Project
2 8 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.03%) HP Helion
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.21%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.12%) DNS
2 18 (10.91%) SMTP
3 14 (8.48%) HTTP
4 13 (7.88%) LDAP
4 13 (7.88%) SSL
5 8 (4.85%) 3G
6 7 (4.24%) 4G
6 7 (4.24%) Diameter Protocol
6 7 (4.24%) Firewall
7 5 (3.03%) LTE
7 5 (3.03%) SNMP
7 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.03%) VoIP
8 4 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.42%) DVB
8 4 (2.42%) SAN
8 4 (2.42%) SMS
8 4 (2.42%) Value-Added Service
8 4 (2.42%) VPN
9 3 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.48%) MySQL
2 10 (6.06%) Big Data
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 21 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 13 (7.88%) Vagrant
4 5 (3.03%) Ant
4 5 (3.03%) ClearCase
4 5 (3.03%) Maven
5 4 (2.42%) Gradle
6 2 (1.21%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.61%) Hudson
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
7 1 (0.61%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.61%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.61%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.61%) Subversion
7 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (11.52%) Back Office
2 14 (8.48%) Front Office
3 10 (6.06%) Finance
3 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Military
6 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (22.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (17.58%) Linux Engineer
3 25 (15.15%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 20 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 18 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) VMware Support Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) Administrator
8 9 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Applications Support
8 9 (5.45%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Linux Support
8 9 (5.45%) Linux Support Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Programme Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) CS Core Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.15%) Web Services
2 19 (11.52%) Middleware
3 17 (10.30%) JSON
4 15 (9.09%) JMS
4 15 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (8.48%) LAMP
5 14 (8.48%) LEMP Stack
6 13 (7.88%) MCollective
7 12 (7.27%) ELK Stack
7 12 (7.27%) RESTful
7 12 (7.27%) Sensu
8 6 (3.64%) .NET
9 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.61%) HTML
9 1 (0.61%) HTML5
9 1 (0.61%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.12%) Private Cloud
3 13 (7.88%) CMDB
3 13 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.88%) Statistics
4 12 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.45%) EMC VNX
5 9 (5.45%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.24%) Economics
6 7 (4.24%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.42%) Replication
7 4 (2.42%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.82%) STB
9 2 (1.21%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.21%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.21%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.61%) Fintech
10 1 (0.61%) iSeries
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 65 (39.39%) Linux
2 27 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (13.94%) Unix
4 21 (12.73%) Windows
5 15 (9.09%) CentOS
6 12 (7.27%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.64%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.21%) Solaris
9 2 (1.21%) SUSE
9 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.03%) DevOps
2 34 (20.61%) ITIL
3 23 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (12.73%) Capacity Management
5 20 (12.12%) Fault Management
5 20 (12.12%) Validation
6 19 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (11.52%) Functional Testing
6 19 (11.52%) Network Design
7 17 (10.30%) Change Control
7 17 (10.30%) Change Management
7 17 (10.30%) High Availability
8 14 (8.48%) Service Management
9 12 (7.27%) ITIL V3
9 12 (7.27%) Project Management
9 12 (7.27%) Release Management
9 12 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (7.27%) Time Management
10 11 (6.67%) Migration
10 11 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.91%) Python
2 24 (14.55%) Shell Script
3 20 (12.12%) Perl
4 18 (10.91%) Bash Shell
5 14 (8.48%) Java
6 13 (7.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.24%) C
8 6 (3.64%) Ruby
9 5 (3.03%) C++
10 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.82%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.82%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.21%) AWK
12 2 (1.21%) C#
12 2 (1.21%) sed
12 2 (1.21%) SQL
13 1 (0.61%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) Degree
2 18 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.21%) CCNA
6 2 (1.21%) HNC
6 2 (1.21%) MCSE
6 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.21%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.61%) CCNP
7 1 (0.61%) CITP
7 1 (0.61%) HND
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.09%) QA
2 14 (8.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (7.88%) qmail
1 13 (7.88%) Squid
2 7 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.42%) Firmware
5 3 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.82%) vSphere
6 2 (1.21%) XenServer
7 1 (0.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.61%) NFS
7 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 49 (29.70%) Puppet
2 36 (21.82%) Ansible
3 25 (15.15%) Graphite
3 25 (15.15%) logstash
4 22 (13.33%) Nagios
5 13 (7.88%) Cacti
5 13 (7.88%) collectd
5 13 (7.88%) Ganglia
5 13 (7.88%) ZABBIX
6 12 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (7.27%) Terraform
7 6 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (2.42%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.21%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.61%) HP UCMDB
10 1 (0.61%) OpenView
10 1 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.61%) Scalr
10 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.61%) SELinux
Vendors
1 23 (13.94%) VMware
2 18 (10.91%) IBM
3 15 (9.09%) Splunk
4 14 (8.48%) HP
5 11 (6.67%) EMC
6 9 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.45%) Remedy
6 9 (5.45%) ServiceNow
7 8 (4.85%) Cisco
8 7 (4.24%) Huawei
9 5 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.03%) Serena
10 4 (2.42%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.42%) Nokia Networks
10 4 (2.42%) Veeam
11 2 (1.21%) Capita
11 2 (1.21%) Juniper
12 1 (0.61%) ATG
12 1 (0.61%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.61%) Perforce
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