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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 44 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 64 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.82% 1.07% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 1.48% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £365 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% -11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.62 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.89 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-35.44% -5.12%
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
1281 1080 871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.48% 72.43% 69.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 555 408
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 £240 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 71 54
Average hourly rate £17.30 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.81 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 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
Derbyshire - 21 £415 - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 20 £475 +11.76% 2
Northamptonshire +9 16 £500 -
Leicestershire +2 2 £335 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 37 (39.36%) Red Hat
2 34 (36.17%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (35.11%) Windows
4 32 (34.04%) Jenkins
5 31 (32.98%) DevOps
5 31 (32.98%) UNIX
6 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
7 26 (27.66%) Finance
7 26 (27.66%) VMware
8 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
9 22 (23.40%) Puppet
9 22 (23.40%) Manufacturing
10 21 (22.34%) Linux
10 21 (22.34%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (21.28%) Ruby
12 19 (20.21%) Requirements Analysis
12 19 (20.21%) VMware ESX
12 19 (20.21%) Windows XP
12 19 (20.21%) Java
12 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
13 18 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (19.15%) Apache
14 16 (17.02%) Python
14 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
14 16 (17.02%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (19.15%) Apache
2 10 (10.64%) Apache Solr
3 7 (7.45%) Apache Qpid
4 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.32%) IIS
6 3 (3.19%) Node.js
6 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Agresso
2 2 (2.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) HTTP
2 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.26%) DNS
2 4 (4.26%) HTTPS
2 4 (4.26%) SMTP
2 4 (4.26%) FTP
3 2 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) MySQL
2 11 (11.70%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.45%) Redis
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.06%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.06%) DB2
6 1 (1.06%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 32 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.51%) Subversion
4 7 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.45%) Hudson
5 6 (6.38%) Ant
5 6 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (6.38%) Maven
6 4 (4.26%) ClearCase
6 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.19%) PVCS
8 2 (2.13%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.06%) ClearQuest
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) Manufacturing
3 14 (14.89%) Retail
4 6 (6.38%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.06%) Military
6 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Technical Leader
3 10 (10.64%) Architect
3 10 (10.64%) Consultant
4 7 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (7.45%) Project Engineer
5 6 (6.38%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.19%) Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) DevOps Consultant
9 2 (2.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Build Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Software Configuration Manager
9 2 (2.13%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.13%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (6.38%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) Servlets
3 3 (3.19%) CORBA
4 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.06%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) Ajax
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.32%) Replication
4 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.13%) SCADA
5 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.06%) HACMP
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Physics
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) CMDB
6 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Windows
2 31 (32.98%) UNIX
3 21 (22.34%) Linux
4 19 (20.21%) Windows XP
4 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) DevOps
2 21 (22.34%) Continuous Delivery
3 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (20.21%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
7 13 (13.83%) Change Management
8 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
9 11 (11.70%) Open Source
9 11 (11.70%) Workflow
10 8 (8.51%) ERP
11 7 (7.45%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (7.45%) Coaching
12 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.38%) Scrum
12 6 (6.38%) ITIL
12 6 (6.38%) B2B
12 6 (6.38%) B2C
13 5 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.28%) Ruby
2 19 (20.21%) Java
3 16 (17.02%) Python
4 9 (9.57%) SQL
4 9 (9.57%) Perl
5 7 (7.45%) AWK
6 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.38%) PHP
6 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.19%) C#
7 3 (3.19%) Smalltalk
8 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.21%) VMware ESX
3 6 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (36.17%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (23.40%) Puppet
3 10 (10.64%) Ansible
4 7 (7.45%) Nagios
5 6 (6.38%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.19%) Salt
7 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (39.36%) Red Hat
2 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.66%) VMware
4 13 (13.83%) Oracle
5 10 (10.64%) hybris
6 7 (7.45%) SaltStack
6 7 (7.45%) HP
7 6 (6.38%) Endeca
8 5 (5.32%) Siemens
9 3 (3.19%) New Relic
10 1 (1.06%) NetApp
10 1 (1.06%) Serena
10 1 (1.06%) Remedy
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