The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 70 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 34 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.13% 1.43% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.82% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 12
Median daily rate £400 £362 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% +16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £445 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £9.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +370.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+11.48% +1.64%
Configuration Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1271 1265 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.44% 78.62% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 783 583
Median daily rate £415 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 50
Median hourly rate £14.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £11.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
Nottinghamshire -3 9 £385 +35.08% 2
Lincolnshire - 9 £400 -
Derbyshire 0 7 £360 +3.15%
Northamptonshire -2 6 £450 +12.50% 2
Leicestershire +3 1 £376 -6.12%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 31 (44.29%) Linux
2 24 (34.29%) Red Hat
2 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) Unix
3 23 (32.86%) DevOps
4 22 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (31.43%) ITIL
5 21 (30.00%) Puppet
6 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
6 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
7 17 (24.29%) Windows
7 17 (24.29%) Oracle
7 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (21.43%) Ruby
8 15 (21.43%) Java
9 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (18.57%) PHP
10 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
11 12 (17.14%) VMware
11 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
12 11 (15.71%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (15.71%) Scrum
12 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
13 10 (14.29%) SQL
13 10 (14.29%) CentOS
13 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
13 10 (14.29%) Docker

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (8.57%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) Confluence
2 4 (5.71%) nginx
2 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.29%) MS Project
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.86%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (11.43%) Amazon S3
5 7 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (10.00%) Route 53
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.43%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (1.43%) Heroku
6 1 (1.43%) IaaS
6 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Firewall
2 4 (5.71%) DNS
2 4 (5.71%) SSL
3 3 (4.29%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) NAS
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) SSH
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) MySQL
2 7 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) SQLPlus
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.86%) Subversion
4 6 (8.57%) JIRA
5 5 (7.14%) Maven
6 4 (5.71%) Ant
6 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.29%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.43%) CircleCI
9 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.43%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Advertising
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Front Office
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.71%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Asset and Configuration Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Business Integration Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Software Asset Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.29%) Behat
2 3 (4.29%) Doctrine
2 3 (4.29%) JMS
2 3 (4.29%) Symfony
2 3 (4.29%) WCF
2 3 (4.29%) WPF
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) Akka
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) DHTML
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.43%) J2EE
4 1 (1.43%) Kafka
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.43%) spray
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.00%) CMDB
3 7 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) Wiki
6 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Linux
2 23 (32.86%) Unix
3 17 (24.29%) Windows
4 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
6 10 (14.29%) CentOS
7 9 (12.86%) Ubuntu
7 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (12.86%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.29%) AIX
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (4.29%) SUSE
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.43%) Android
10 1 (1.43%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.86%) DevOps
3 22 (31.43%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.71%) Scrum
6 9 (12.86%) Release Management
7 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.57%) Coaching
9 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.57%) Project Management
10 5 (7.14%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) SDLC
10 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.71%) B2B
11 4 (5.71%) B2C
11 4 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Java
1 15 (21.43%) Ruby
2 13 (18.57%) PHP
3 10 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.14%) AWK
7 4 (5.71%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) Go
9 1 (1.43%) Groovy
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
1 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.71%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (14.29%) Docker
4 6 (8.57%) VMware ESX
4 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) Ansible
4 1 (1.43%) Mesos
4 1 (1.43%) Packer
4 1 (1.43%) Salt
4 1 (1.43%) SCCM
4 1 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Red Hat
2 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) Oracle
4 12 (17.14%) VMware
5 9 (12.86%) Rackspace
6 5 (7.14%) Endeca
7 4 (5.71%) Software AG
7 4 (5.71%) webMethods
8 3 (4.29%) HP
8 3 (4.29%) Remedy
8 3 (4.29%) Terracotta
9 2 (2.86%) Citrix
9 2 (2.86%) hybris
9 2 (2.86%) IBM
10 1 (1.43%) SAP
10 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
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