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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 34 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.23% 1.37% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.69% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£260 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.89 £37.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-35.44% -1.98%
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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
234 295 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 72.22% 81.04% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 140 49
Average daily rate £345 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £241 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £481 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 40 43
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) GPRS
1 6 (50.00%) GSM
1 6 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 6 (50.00%) Nortel
1 6 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (50.00%) 3G
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (50.00%) 2G
1 6 (50.00%) Network Design
1 6 (50.00%) Huawei
1 6 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (50.00%) HSPA
1 6 (50.00%) LTE
1 6 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 6 (50.00%) 4G
1 6 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) NHS
4 3 (25.00%) Mapinfo
4 3 (25.00%) VB
4 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) WSUS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) GPRS
1 6 (50.00%) GSM
1 6 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 6 (50.00%) 3G
1 6 (50.00%) 2G
1 6 (50.00%) HSPA
1 6 (50.00%) LTE
1 6 (50.00%) 4G
1 6 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Network Design
1 6 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) eTOM
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Nortel
1 6 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (50.00%) Huawei
1 6 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Mapinfo
3 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) SAP