The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 58 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 10 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.31% 0.92% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.20% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
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£299 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £37.25 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.73 £32.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.85 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.42% -12.50%
Configuration Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 585 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.50% 77.18% 66.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 241 221
Average daily rate £370 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 91
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Cambridge -9 5 £310 +19.23% 4
Peterborough - - - - 1
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
2 39 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 39 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (73.08%) Windows
4 37 (71.15%) SQL
4 37 (71.15%) Release Management
5 36 (69.23%) TeamCity
5 36 (69.23%) Git (software)
5 36 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (69.23%) .NET Framework
5 36 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (69.23%) SSDT
5 36 (69.23%) .NET
5 36 (69.23%) Visual Studio
6 33 (63.46%) MSBuild
6 33 (63.46%) Red Gate
6 33 (63.46%) Gradle
6 33 (63.46%) Artifactory
6 33 (63.46%) Automation Testing
6 33 (63.46%) NuGet
6 33 (63.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (63.46%) Maven
7 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.62%) Validation
8 5 (9.62%) HTML
9 4 (7.69%) Military
9 4 (7.69%) TDD
9 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.69%) CMDB
9 4 (7.69%) User Stories

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) Simulink
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) IaaS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) TETRA
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
1 1 (1.92%) DECT
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
1 1 (1.92%) DHCP
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (69.23%) SSDT
2 2 (3.85%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 36 (69.23%) TeamCity
1 36 (69.23%) Git (software)
1 36 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 36 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 33 (63.46%) MSBuild
2 33 (63.46%) Gradle
2 33 (63.46%) Artifactory
2 33 (63.46%) NuGet
2 33 (63.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 33 (63.46%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) GoogleTest
3 3 (5.77%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Build Engineer
1 33 (63.46%) Build and Release Engineer
1 33 (63.46%) Release Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Software Programmer
3 3 (5.77%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) C++ Programmer
3 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Developer
3 3 (5.77%) Programmer
4 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
4 2 (3.85%) Technical Leader
4 2 (3.85%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (1.92%) Server Engineer
5 1 (1.92%) Network Support
5 1 (1.92%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (1.92%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) .NET Framework
1 36 (69.23%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5
3 3 (5.77%) Qt
3 3 (5.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) STL
4 2 (3.85%) Struts
4 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) DHTML
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
4 2 (3.85%) JSF
4 2 (3.85%) Ajax
4 2 (3.85%) RESTful
4 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
4 2 (3.85%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) CMDB
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 36 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 39 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (71.15%) Release Management
3 33 (63.46%) Automation Testing
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) Validation
6 4 (7.69%) TDD
6 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.69%) User Stories
7 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) UML
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.85%) MVC
8 2 (3.85%) Web Development
8 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) DevOps
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) C++
2 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) Perl
3 2 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) TTCN
4 1 (1.92%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) WSUS
1 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (63.46%) Red Gate
3 3 (5.77%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) hybris
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
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