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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 39 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.29% 1.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -46.25%
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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
239 182 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 70.29% 69.73% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 79 95
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 10 24
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) Scala
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) VMware