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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 65 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 31 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 1.34% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.85% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £443 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.85 £26.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.50% -33.75%
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
1116 1191 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 71.13% 72.80% 65.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 605 434
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.21 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +15 12 £350 +8.94% 9
Derbyshire +6 8 £400 -5.60% 1
Leicestershire +7 7 £238 -38.70% 3
Northamptonshire +3 2 £335 -25.55%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (34.00%) UNIX
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (30.00%) Linux
4 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (26.00%) Degree
5 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 11 (22.00%) Finance
6 10 (20.00%) Oracle
6 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (16.00%) HP
8 8 (16.00%) QA
8 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.00%) Java
9 7 (14.00%) Web Services
9 7 (14.00%) VMware
10 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
10 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
10 6 (12.00%) MS Office
10 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
10 6 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (12.00%) Mentoring

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) CICS
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) CA Clarity
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) DB2
2 2 (4.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) DTS
3 1 (2.00%) DataStage
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (6.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
4 5 (10.00%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) UAT Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Manager
6 3 (6.00%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.00%) Spring
2 4 (8.00%) Java SE
2 4 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (6.00%) JSON
3 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.00%) Lucene
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) XHTML
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.00%) RMADS
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) SCADA
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) UNIX
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) Solaris
7 2 (4.00%) CentOS
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) SUSE
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.00%) Test Management
5 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 3 (6.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (26.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) ISEB
4 4 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) TickIT
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (16.00%) HP
5 7 (14.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) Serena
7 3 (6.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco
8 2 (4.00%) Remedy
8 2 (4.00%) Splunk
9 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.00%) Talend
9 1 (2.00%) Verint
9 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.00%) F5
9 1 (2.00%) BMC
9 1 (2.00%) SAP
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