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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 57 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.35% 1.93% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 2.34% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +13.68%
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
500 299 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.72% 82.60% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 203 114
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.80 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (78.57%) DevOps
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) IaaS
5 8 (57.14%) Puppet
5 8 (57.14%) Microservices
6 7 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (50.00%) FxCop
6 7 (50.00%) StyleCop
6 7 (50.00%) High Availability
6 7 (50.00%) NServiceBus
6 7 (50.00%) Office 365
6 7 (50.00%) SaltStack
6 7 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 7 (50.00%) SCOM
6 7 (50.00%) Network Security
6 7 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM

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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (50.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) IaaS
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (7.14%) GitHub
4 1 (7.14%) PaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Route 53
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) ICMP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (50.00%) FxCop
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (50.00%) StyleCop
3 2 (14.29%) GoCD
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
4 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSD
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) Microservices
4 7 (50.00%) Application Packaging
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (50.00%) CRM
4 7 (50.00%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) PLM
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (57.14%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) SCOM
4 2 (14.29%) Packer
4 2 (14.29%) Terraform
5 1 (7.14%) Ansible
5 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) VMware