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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 66 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 17 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.21% 1.75% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.50% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 10
Average daily rate
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£477 £371 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.54% +37.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.70 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.02% -12.55%
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
1002 1040 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 71.11% 69.85% 64.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 582 404
Average daily rate £365 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 79
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.63 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Derbyshire +20 6 £400 +10.34%
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £550 +29.41% 7
Leicestershire +7 4 £200 -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (41.67%) UNIX
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 15 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 14 (29.17%) Linux
5 12 (25.00%) Java
5 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (25.00%) Puppet
5 12 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
6 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
6 11 (22.92%) Windows XP
6 11 (22.92%) VMware ESX
6 11 (22.92%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (22.92%) Degree
7 10 (20.83%) OpenStack
7 10 (20.83%) Vagrant
7 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
7 10 (20.83%) Ansible
7 10 (20.83%) DevOps
8 9 (18.75%) Salt
8 9 (18.75%) New Relic
8 9 (18.75%) Node.js
8 9 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (18.75%) Ruby
8 9 (18.75%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (20.83%) OpenStack
2 9 (18.75%) Node.js
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle HRMS
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.08%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.42%) ClearCase
4 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 4 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (6.25%) PVCS
5 3 (6.25%) Ant
5 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (4.17%) ChangeMan
7 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Technical Leader
3 9 (18.75%) DevOps Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Software Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
2 3 (6.25%) Servlets
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) CORBA
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) Ajax
2 3 (6.25%) JSON
3 2 (4.17%) RESTful
3 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.17%) Lucene
3 2 (4.17%) MSMQ
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) XHTML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Physics
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) RMADS
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) UNIX
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (22.92%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (4.17%) CentOS
6 2 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (20.83%) DevOps
3 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) OOP
5 5 (10.42%) OO
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Release Management
7 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) Ruby
2 9 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) Smalltalk
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) JCL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
1 11 (22.92%) VMware ESX
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) Puppet
1 12 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (20.83%) Vagrant
2 10 (20.83%) Ansible
3 9 (18.75%) Salt
3 9 (18.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 15 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 9 (18.75%) New Relic
5 8 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Serena
7 3 (6.25%) CollabNet
8 2 (4.17%) Splunk
8 2 (4.17%) IBM
8 2 (4.17%) Pegasus
9 1 (2.08%) Cisco
9 1 (2.08%) BMC
9 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.08%) Verint
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