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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 51 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.79% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.62% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £288 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -39.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.22 £36.20 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-27.56% -3.46%
Configuration Management
West Midlands

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
547 486 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.34% 72.65% 70.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 308 200
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Average hourly rate £26.50 £11.85 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.62% -93.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 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 3 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 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Data Reconciliation
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Data Validation
3 7 (38.89%) Validation
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) WCF
6 3 (16.67%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) WSUS
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (16.67%) Nintex
6 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 3 (16.67%) VB

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.56%) FishEye
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) OAuth
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Validation
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Data Validation
2 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Data Reconciliation
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OOD
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) EAI
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Telerik
1 3 (16.67%) Nintex
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £275.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago