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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 65 49 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 31 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.02% 3.27% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.27% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 12
Median daily rate £438 £475 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +50.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £313 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
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 £38.00 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.59%
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
1242 1241 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.86% 76.65% 74.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 763 581
Median daily rate £425 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 70
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.79 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.25% +18.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Northamptonshire +2 11 £450 -10.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 9 £443 -6.84% 4
Derbyshire -5 6 £450 +7.54%
Leicestershire +1 1 £400 +8.84% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 37 (45.68%) Windows
2 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 31 (38.27%) Unix
4 30 (37.04%) Linux
4 30 (37.04%) VMware
5 27 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 25 (30.86%) Oracle
6 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (29.63%) ITIL
8 21 (25.93%) Active Directory
8 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
8 21 (25.93%) Windows Server
9 20 (24.69%) Release Management
10 19 (23.46%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (22.22%) Windows XP
11 18 (22.22%) Java
12 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (19.75%) Puppet
13 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (18.52%) VMware ESX
15 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (17.28%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (17.28%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
16 12 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
16 12 (14.81%) .NET
16 12 (14.81%) Web Services
17 11 (13.58%) SQL

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 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.17%) Apache
3 4 (4.94%) AquaLogic
3 4 (4.94%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (4.94%) Tuxedo
3 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.70%) Confluence
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.70%) nginx
4 3 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.70%) MS Project
3 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.47%) CATIA
4 2 (2.47%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (2.47%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.23%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.23%) Heroku
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.64%) HTTP
3 4 (4.94%) SSL
4 3 (3.70%) LAN
4 3 (3.70%) SAN
5 2 (2.47%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) DNS
6 1 (1.23%) DSL
6 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.23%) NAS
6 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) DataStage
3 3 (3.70%) SQLPlus
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.23%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Subversion
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.94%) JIRA
3 4 (4.94%) Maven
4 3 (3.70%) Ant
4 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.47%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.23%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.23%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Finance
5 3 (3.70%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Automotive
7 1 (1.23%) Games
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Architect
2 21 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (12.35%) Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Consultant
5 6 (7.41%) Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Integration Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Middleware Specialist
6 5 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.94%) Designer
7 4 (4.94%) Middleware Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.94%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (3.70%) ITIL Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) .NET
1 12 (14.81%) Web Services
2 10 (12.35%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (11.11%) Middleware
4 5 (6.17%) J2EE
5 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.70%) WCF
5 3 (3.70%) WPF
6 2 (2.47%) HTML
6 2 (2.47%) JFace
6 2 (2.47%) SWT
7 1 (1.23%) Akka
7 1 (1.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.23%) DHTML
7 1 (1.23%) Kafka
7 1 (1.23%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.23%) spray
7 1 (1.23%) Velocity
7 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) CMDB
2 7 (8.64%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Windows
2 31 (38.27%) Unix
3 30 (37.04%) Linux
4 21 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 12 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.94%) AIX
8 4 (4.94%) OS/390
8 4 (4.94%) Solaris
9 3 (3.70%) Android
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.23%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) ITIL
3 20 (24.69%) Release Management
4 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.28%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (12.35%) DevOps
5 10 (12.35%) Scrum
6 9 (11.11%) Change Management
6 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (9.88%) Open Source
7 8 (9.88%) Process Improvement
7 8 (9.88%) Service Design
7 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
7 8 (9.88%) UML
8 7 (8.64%) ArchiMate
8 7 (8.64%) Data Security
8 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.64%) OO
8 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) Java
2 11 (13.58%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.17%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.17%) C
4 5 (6.17%) Perl
5 4 (4.94%) AWK
5 4 (4.94%) C#
5 4 (4.94%) C++
6 3 (3.70%) Ruby
6 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) MCSE
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.70%) TickIT
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 21 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.46%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (18.52%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.17%) Docker
6 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) Puppet
2 14 (17.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) Mesos
3 1 (1.23%) Packer
3 1 (1.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 30 (37.04%) VMware
3 27 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 25 (30.86%) Oracle
5 10 (12.35%) IBM
5 10 (12.35%) SAP
6 7 (8.64%) HP
7 6 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (4.94%) Axway
8 4 (4.94%) Endeca
8 4 (4.94%) Fujitsu
8 4 (4.94%) Sun
9 3 (3.70%) Remedy
9 3 (3.70%) Talend
10 2 (2.47%) Apigee
10 2 (2.47%) Citrix
10 2 (2.47%) Software AG
10 2 (2.47%) webMethods
11 1 (1.23%) Intel
11 1 (1.23%) Sitecore