The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 27 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.82% 0.48% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 0.63% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £430 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.27% -5.00%
Configuration Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 158 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.81% 76.33% 71.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 83 95
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £41.24 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.44% -2.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.97 £15.25 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 3 £430 - 2
Wimborne - 2 - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) Nagios
3 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 8 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Solaris
4 7 (43.75%) Perl
4 7 (43.75%) BCP
4 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
5 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Def Stans
6 3 (18.75%) Military
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
7 2 (12.50%) OSPF
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (12.50%) SSL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) BGP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CppUnit
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Quality Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) JavaFX
1 1 (6.25%) MFC
1 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) BCP
2 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
2 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) FMECA
6 1 (6.25%) Human Factors
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Perl
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) HNC
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Def Stans
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) TickIT
3 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
3 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Samba
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Nagios
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) F5
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Juniper
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) VMware