The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 38 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.37% 1.23% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.67% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -6.58%
Configuration Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
303 240 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 83.24% 74.07% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 145 136
Median daily rate £400 £339 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.90% -12.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £175 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £530 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 39
Median hourly rate £24.25 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 20 (86.96%) DevOps
2 17 (73.91%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
5 12 (52.17%) .NET
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
6 10 (43.48%) GitHub
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
8 8 (34.78%) Puppet
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) SCOM
9 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (30.43%) Office 365
10 6 (26.09%) IaaS
10 6 (26.09%) Open Source
10 6 (26.09%) Release Management
10 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Internet
11 5 (21.74%) Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Python
11 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) GitHub
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (30.43%) Office 365
4 6 (26.09%) IaaS
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (17.39%) FxCop
4 4 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (17.39%) StyleCop
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) XSD
2 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) DevOps
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Open Source
4 6 (26.09%) Release Management
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) High Availability
6 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Microservices
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
8 2 (8.70%) ETL
9 1 (4.35%) Coaching
9 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (73.91%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 8 (34.78%) SCOM
3 4 (17.39%) Terraform
4 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) SaltStack
3 2 (8.70%) Mercator
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) VMware