The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 37 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.92% - 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% - 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £318 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 - £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 172 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 80.06% 75.77% 67.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 44 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 50 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Configuration Management
West Midlands

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle