The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 39 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 18 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.42% 0.56% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 0.80% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
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£388 £288 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% +79.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £150 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £425 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.22 £34.93 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-24.92% -7.48%
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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 Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
556 500 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.73% 70.03% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 311 242
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (33.33%) Service Management
3 7 (33.33%) Change Management
3 7 (33.33%) Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Data Validation
4 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) ITSM
5 5 (23.81%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) OOD
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Toad
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) FishEye
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) OAuth
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Service Management
2 7 (33.33%) Change Management
2 7 (33.33%) Validation
2 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) ITSM
4 5 (23.81%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) OOD
6 3 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) EAI
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) COBIT
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Telerik
1 3 (14.29%) Nintex
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago