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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 22 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.83% 1.21% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 1.67% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £400 £543 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% +44.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £541 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £545 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +13.68%
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
156 180 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.64% 72.87% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 127
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 23
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 £415 -
Wimborne - 3 - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (50.00%) F5
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (50.00%) Solaris
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) Nagios
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) BCP
3 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Network Management
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Quality Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Solaris
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) BCP
2 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 4 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) QMS
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Nagios
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) F5
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Unisys