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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 69 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.75% 0.91% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.10% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £280 £145 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.10% -71.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £8.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%

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
762 816 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.24% 82.26% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 425 520
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £292 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 24
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +1 6 £210 +44.82%
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) MS Office
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) PMO
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) German Language
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) CMDB
5 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) Wyse
5 2 (20.00%) Handset
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
1 2 (20.00%) PMO Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Support Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Deskside Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (10.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JavaFX
1 1 (10.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
1 2 (20.00%) Handset
1 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) B2C
3 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Wyse
3 1 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (10.00%) Luciad