The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 66 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 2.08% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.60% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 9
Average daily rate £400 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £286 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.57 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+21.51% -7.30%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1038 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.69% 79.91% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 500 501
Average daily rate £406 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 25
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 10 £410 -18.00% 3
High Wycombe - 2 £375 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (43.48%) Citrix
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
1 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) DNS
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
3 8 (34.78%) NetScaler
3 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
3 8 (34.78%) F5
3 8 (34.78%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (34.78%) IronPort
3 8 (34.78%) Data Migration
3 8 (34.78%) ProjectWise
3 8 (34.78%) B2B
3 8 (34.78%) SSL
3 8 (34.78%) FTP
3 8 (34.78%) VPN
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
3 8 (34.78%) Internet
3 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) Blue Coat
4 5 (21.74%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) ProjectWise
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) FTP
2 8 (34.78%) Internet
2 8 (34.78%) NetScaler
2 8 (34.78%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (34.78%) SSL
2 8 (34.78%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Flyway
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Private Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Change Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) OSS Architect
3 2 (8.70%) OSS Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
1 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) B2B
2 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (34.78%) Data Migration
2 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Fault Management
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Line Management
6 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Linux-HA
1 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Citrix
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Blue Coat
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
3 8 (34.78%) F5
3 8 (34.78%) IronPort
4 5 (21.74%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £451 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 18 days ago