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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 71 84 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 1 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.90% 0.090% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.12% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 11
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£400 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
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
900 834 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 73.41% 75.34% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 433 374
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 44
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.13 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.17% +87.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £62.85 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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
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 1 September 2014. 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
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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 +4 8 £400 - 1
High Wycombe - 3 £350 - 1
Marlow - - - - 1
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (35.48%) Oracle
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (32.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) TDD
2 10 (32.26%) NUnit
2 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
2 10 (32.26%) WCF
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (32.26%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) OO
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) SOA
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) N-Tier
3 9 (29.03%) SCCM
4 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) HP
5 7 (22.58%) CMDB
5 7 (22.58%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Service Management
6 6 (19.35%) ITSM
7 5 (16.13%) Finance

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 10 (32.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
1 10 (32.26%) NUnit
1 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Operations Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Project Officer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Support Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) WCF
1 10 (32.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) N-Tier
2 7 (22.58%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) ASIC
3 1 (3.23%) VHDL
3 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Debian
1 3 (9.68%) CentOS
1 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
1 10 (32.26%) OO
1 10 (32.26%) SOA
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (32.26%) TDD
1 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
1 10 (32.26%) Scrum
1 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (19.35%) ITSM
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
3 5 (16.13%) Process Improvement
3 5 (16.13%) Operations Management
4 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) PHP
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (9.68%) Zenoss
3 3 (9.68%) Nagios
3 3 (9.68%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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