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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 60 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.48% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.65% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £34.78 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -6.72%
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
609 619 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.19% 74.94% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 420 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 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
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 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Progress
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) CMDB
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) New Relic
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) New Relic
2 2 (18.18%) Progress
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft