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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / East Midlands
Rank 77 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 19 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.31% 2.72% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.45% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 13
Median daily rate £190 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.64% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%

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
1152 1247 1184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.61% 78.77% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 755 667
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 43
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £11.10 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire -9 12 £163 -56.08%
Nottinghamshire -5 6 £270 -32.28% 2
Northamptonshire -7 1 £438 +118.75% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 38 (50.67%) Relational Database
2 33 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (44.00%) Unix
3 32 (42.67%) Git (software)
4 30 (40.00%) Linux
5 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (37.33%) PHP
7 27 (36.00%) OO
7 27 (36.00%) HTTP
7 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (36.00%) OO PHP
8 25 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
9 22 (29.33%) Windows
10 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
10 19 (25.33%) Manufacturing
11 18 (24.00%) Symfony
12 17 (22.67%) HTML
13 16 (21.33%) Oracle
13 16 (21.33%) CSS
13 16 (21.33%) Mac OS X
13 16 (21.33%) Web Design
13 16 (21.33%) Web Development
13 16 (21.33%) Docker
13 16 (21.33%) Visualisation
13 16 (21.33%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (20.00%) Line Management
15 14 (18.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (17.33%) VMware
16 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared

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 5 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Project
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.33%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (6.67%) Demantra
3 5 (6.67%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Datadog
2 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 4 (5.33%) Heroku
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.00%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (50.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.67%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.67%) DTS
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.67%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.33%) MS Access
7 1 (1.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 33 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 32 (42.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.67%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (5.33%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.33%) git-flow
6 3 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (2.67%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.33%) GitLab
8 1 (1.33%) Hudson
8 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (25.33%) Manufacturing
2 11 (14.67%) Finance
3 9 (12.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Publishing
5 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Senior Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) PHP Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Development Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Development Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (5.33%) Project Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) Symfony
2 17 (22.67%) HTML
3 16 (21.33%) CSS
4 11 (14.67%) Behat
4 11 (14.67%) Doctrine
4 11 (14.67%) JMS
5 6 (8.00%) XML
6 5 (6.67%) .NET
7 4 (5.33%) Software Packaging
8 3 (4.00%) REST
8 3 (4.00%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.33%) DHTML
9 1 (1.33%) LAMP
9 1 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.33%) Middleware
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (1.33%) Web Services
9 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Blog
4 1 (1.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) Unix
2 30 (40.00%) Linux
3 22 (29.33%) Windows
4 16 (21.33%) Mac OS X
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.67%) HPUX
7 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.33%) SUSE
8 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) OO
2 27 (36.00%) OO PHP
3 25 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 16 (21.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (21.33%) Visualisation
4 16 (21.33%) Web Design
4 16 (21.33%) Web Development
5 15 (20.00%) Line Management
6 14 (18.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (16.00%) BDD
8 10 (13.33%) Change Control
8 10 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 10 (13.33%) ITIL
8 10 (13.33%) QMS
9 8 (10.67%) Front End Development
10 7 (9.33%) Migration
11 6 (8.00%) Scrum
11 6 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) PHP
2 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.00%) SQL
4 9 (12.00%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.33%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) DBS Check
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
5 3 (4.00%) ISEB
6 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.67%) MCP
6 2 (2.67%) MCSA
6 2 (2.67%) MCSE
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) ISO 9001
2 8 (10.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Docker
2 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (5.33%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Ansible
1 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.00%) Puppet
2 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.33%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (5.33%) Graphite
3 4 (5.33%) Packer
4 1 (1.33%) Mesos
4 1 (1.33%) Rancher
4 1 (1.33%) rkt
4 1 (1.33%) Salt
4 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) VMware
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) Siemens
5 4 (5.33%) Apigee
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.33%) Software AG
5 4 (5.33%) Splunk
6 3 (4.00%) PTC
6 3 (4.00%) Zend
7 2 (2.67%) EMC
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.33%) Remedy
8 1 (1.33%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.33%) SAP