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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 47 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 74 42 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.20% 1.63% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 2.14% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 29
Median daily rate £494 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.43% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
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
1851 1962 1918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.10% 76.16% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 1122 949
Median daily rate £420 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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
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 25 August 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 +23 29 £388 -18.42% 7
Bracknell +7 20 £525 +180.00% 1
Slough +5 2 - - 1
Wokingham - 2 £520 -
Maidenhead -3 1 £450 +12.50% 2
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 62 (40.26%) Linux
2 46 (29.87%) DevOps
3 42 (27.27%) IBM
3 42 (27.27%) Unix
4 36 (23.38%) Jenkins
5 34 (22.08%) Ansible
5 34 (22.08%) Shell Script
6 33 (21.43%) Python
7 32 (20.78%) Private Cloud
7 32 (20.78%) Git (software)
8 31 (20.13%) Middleware
9 30 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (19.48%) Puppet
9 30 (19.48%) Sonatype Nexus
10 29 (18.83%) JSON
11 28 (18.18%) Tomcat
12 27 (17.53%) JMS
12 27 (17.53%) RabbitMQ
13 25 (16.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (16.23%) WebLogic
14 24 (15.58%) ITIL
14 24 (15.58%) Capacity Management
15 23 (14.94%) Vagrant
15 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (14.29%) Functional Testing
16 22 (14.29%) Back Office
16 22 (14.29%) Fault Management
16 22 (14.29%) Network Design
17 21 (13.64%) Validation
17 21 (13.64%) Perl

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 28 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 25 (16.23%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.30%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) JBoss
5 1 (0.65%) nginx
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.60%) MS Office
2 2 (1.30%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.25%) HP Helion
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) 3G
1 7 (4.55%) 4G
1 7 (4.55%) Firewall
2 5 (3.25%) SAN
3 4 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.60%) DVB
3 4 (2.60%) LTE
3 4 (2.60%) SMS
3 4 (2.60%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (2.60%) VPN
4 3 (1.95%) MVNO
4 3 (1.95%) UPnP
5 2 (1.30%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (1.30%) DNS
5 2 (1.30%) LDAP
5 2 (1.30%) MPLS
5 2 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.30%) RANAP
5 2 (1.30%) SGSN
5 2 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) DB2
2 3 (1.95%) Big Data
2 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (23.38%) Jenkins
2 32 (20.78%) Git (software)
3 30 (19.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 23 (14.94%) Vagrant
5 14 (9.09%) ClearCase
6 10 (6.49%) ClearQuest
7 8 (5.19%) Maven
8 6 (3.90%) Ant
9 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.30%) Gradle
10 2 (1.30%) Selenium
10 2 (1.30%) Subversion
10 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.65%) Hudson
11 1 (0.65%) JIRA
11 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.65%) PVCS
11 1 (0.65%) Serena SBM
11 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
General
1 22 (14.29%) Back Office
2 15 (9.74%) Front Office
3 11 (7.14%) Finance
3 11 (7.14%) Retail
4 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Military
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (24.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (11.04%) Support Engineer
3 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (7.79%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (5.84%) Administrator
6 8 (5.19%) Configuration Manager
6 8 (5.19%) Developer
7 7 (4.55%) Architect
7 7 (4.55%) Consultant
8 6 (3.90%) Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) C++ Developer
8 6 (3.90%) Designer
8 6 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (3.90%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.25%) Software Configuration Manager
9 5 (3.25%) Software Manager
9 5 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.25%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.13%) Middleware
2 29 (18.83%) JSON
3 27 (17.53%) JMS
3 27 (17.53%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (4.55%) Web Services
5 6 (3.90%) .NET
5 6 (3.90%) HTML
6 4 (2.60%) CGI
7 3 (1.95%) XML
8 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.65%) HTML5
8 1 (0.65%) J2EE
8 1 (0.65%) LAMP
8 1 (0.65%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.65%) Node.js
8 1 (0.65%) OSGi
8 1 (0.65%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.78%) Private Cloud
2 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.44%) Statistics
4 9 (5.84%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.84%) EMC VNX
5 7 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.90%) Economics
7 5 (3.25%) CMDB
8 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.60%) Replication
9 3 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.95%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.95%) STB
10 2 (1.30%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.30%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.65%) AS400
11 1 (0.65%) Life Science
11 1 (0.65%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 62 (40.26%) Linux
2 42 (27.27%) Unix
3 25 (16.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (12.34%) Windows
5 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.90%) AIX
6 6 (3.90%) Solaris
6 6 (3.90%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.60%) CentOS
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.30%) SUSE
8 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.65%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.65%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.87%) DevOps
2 30 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (15.58%) Capacity Management
3 24 (15.58%) ITIL
4 22 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 22 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 22 (14.29%) Network Design
5 21 (13.64%) Validation
6 14 (9.09%) Migration
6 14 (9.09%) People Management
7 11 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.14%) Change Control
7 11 (7.14%) Release Management
8 10 (6.49%) Project Management
8 10 (6.49%) Service Management
9 9 (5.84%) Change Management
10 8 (5.19%) Time Management
11 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.90%) High Availability
12 6 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.08%) Shell Script
2 33 (21.43%) Python
3 21 (13.64%) Perl
4 11 (7.14%) C
5 9 (5.84%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.84%) Java
6 8 (5.19%) C++
7 7 (4.55%) Ruby
8 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.60%) SQL
9 3 (1.95%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.95%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.65%) C#
10 1 (0.65%) Delphi
10 1 (0.65%) Groovy
10 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.65%) PHP
10 1 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (12.99%) Degree
2 15 (9.74%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.60%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) CCNP
5 3 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.65%) CCIE
7 1 (0.65%) CITP
7 1 (0.65%) HNC
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.65%) RHCA
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
1 6 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) COBIT
2 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) Firmware
3 3 (1.95%) Docker
3 3 (1.95%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) KVM
4 1 (0.65%) NFS
4 1 (0.65%) vCloud
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (22.08%) Ansible
2 30 (19.48%) Puppet
3 15 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.84%) Nagios
5 6 (3.90%) CFEngine
5 6 (3.90%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.30%) Rancher
8 1 (0.65%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.65%) Netcool
8 1 (0.65%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.65%) Scalr
8 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (27.27%) IBM
2 17 (11.04%) HP
3 14 (9.09%) VMware
4 11 (7.14%) EMC
5 9 (5.84%) Cisco
6 8 (5.19%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.55%) Remedy
8 6 (3.90%) Oracle
8 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.25%) Serena
10 4 (2.60%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.60%) BMC
10 4 (2.60%) Veeam
11 3 (1.95%) Nokia Networks
12 2 (1.30%) Capita
12 2 (1.30%) Huawei
12 2 (1.30%) Samsung
12 2 (1.30%) Splunk
12 2 (1.30%) Tellabs
12 2 (1.30%) Virgin Media
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