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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 72 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.88% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.11% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £443 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £227 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £335 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
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
754 993 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.51% 79.82% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 575 594
Median daily rate £415 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 42
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 3 £443 +47.50% 1
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (56.25%) DNS
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (50.00%) ProjectWise
2 8 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 8 (50.00%) F5
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (50.00%) IronPort
2 8 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 8 (50.00%) FTP
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) B2B
2 8 (50.00%) SSL
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Middleware
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) ProjectWise
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (6.25%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (6.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) FTP
2 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 8 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (50.00%) SSL
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CircleCI
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Change Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Akka
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
2 1 (6.25%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) B2B
1 8 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Linux-HA
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (6.25%) Mesos
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) F5
2 8 (50.00%) IronPort
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) SAP