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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 22 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.02% 3.31% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 4.62% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-41.75% -5.12%
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
152 130 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 76.38% 71.82% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 74 97
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £551 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.20 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth -4 4 - -
Poole - 1 £500 -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware