The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 75 95 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 52 34 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.18% 1.33% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.75% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 37
Average daily rate £525 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £225 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £475 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £36.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% +3.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +24 30 £475 +111.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 8 £525 +10.52% 5
Hertfordshire +3 7 - - 5
Bedfordshire +9 6 £525 +50.00% 1
Suffolk 0 1 £450 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 42 (31.82%) Linux
2 40 (30.30%) Puppet
3 31 (23.48%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (21.97%) DevOps
5 28 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (20.45%) Jenkins
6 27 (20.45%) Oracle
7 25 (18.94%) Docker
8 24 (18.18%) SQL
9 23 (17.42%) Finance
9 23 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (15.91%) Perl
10 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
11 20 (15.15%) C
11 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
13 17 (12.88%) Change Management
14 16 (12.12%) HTTP
14 16 (12.12%) SSL
14 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
14 16 (12.12%) Security Cleared
14 16 (12.12%) Open Source
14 16 (12.12%) Oracle Database
15 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
15 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
16 14 (10.61%) IBM
16 14 (10.61%) Middleware
16 14 (10.61%) Java
16 14 (10.61%) J2EE
16 14 (10.61%) ITIL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (8.33%) Apache
2 10 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.30%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.55%) IIS
4 6 (4.55%) JBoss
4 6 (4.55%) nginx
4 6 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.52%) CMS
7 2 (1.52%) Jetty
7 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
2 3 (2.27%) MS Project
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) CA PPM
2 3 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.27%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.27%) LabWindows
3 2 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.79%) SaaS
4 4 (3.03%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.52%) IaaS
5 2 (1.52%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.12%) HTTP
2 16 (12.12%) SSL
3 10 (7.58%) FTP
4 9 (6.82%) DNS
5 8 (6.06%) Firewall
6 6 (4.55%) DHCP
7 4 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (3.03%) SAN
8 3 (2.27%) 2G
8 3 (2.27%) 3G
8 3 (2.27%) IPsec
8 3 (2.27%) LAN
8 3 (2.27%) RS-422
8 3 (2.27%) WAN
9 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.52%) Extranet
9 2 (1.52%) Internet
9 2 (1.52%) Intranet
9 2 (1.52%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.82%) MySQL
4 6 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.03%) Big Data
5 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.27%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.27%) Redis
7 2 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.33%) Subversion
4 10 (7.58%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (2.27%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.52%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.52%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.52%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.52%) FxCop
8 2 (1.52%) PVCS
8 2 (1.52%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.52%) Selenium
8 2 (1.52%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.52%) VisualVM
General
1 23 (17.42%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Banking
2 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.03%) Automotive
4 3 (2.27%) Local Government
5 2 (1.52%) Avionics
5 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Developer
2 14 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (9.85%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (9.09%) DBA
5 11 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) Configuration Manager
7 9 (6.82%) Administrator
7 9 (6.82%) Analyst
7 9 (6.82%) ETL Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Architect
9 7 (5.30%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.79%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.79%) Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Software Test Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.61%) J2EE
1 14 (10.61%) Middleware
2 11 (8.33%) .NET
3 7 (5.30%) Web Services
4 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.79%) Servlets
4 5 (3.79%) XML
5 4 (3.03%) HTML
5 4 (3.03%) HTML5
5 4 (3.03%) LAMP
5 4 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (2.27%) Ajax
6 3 (2.27%) Classic ASP
6 3 (2.27%) CSS3
6 3 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (2.27%) Laravel
6 3 (2.27%) Memcached
6 3 (2.27%) REST
6 3 (2.27%) Symfony
6 3 (2.27%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) CMDB
2 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.55%) Biology
3 6 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (4.55%) Life Science
4 5 (3.79%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.79%) Statistics
5 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.52%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.52%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.52%) DataPower
6 2 (1.52%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.82%) Linux
2 23 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (10.61%) Windows
4 7 (5.30%) Unix
5 5 (3.79%) Solaris
5 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.52%) CentOS
6 2 (1.52%) VME
6 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.97%) DevOps
2 28 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.88%) Change Management
5 16 (12.12%) Open Source
6 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
6 15 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.61%) Change Control
7 14 (10.61%) ETL
7 14 (10.61%) ITIL
8 12 (9.09%) TDD
9 10 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (6.82%) Scrum
10 9 (6.82%) Time Management
11 8 (6.06%) Coaching
12 7 (5.30%) ETL Development
12 7 (5.30%) OO
12 7 (5.30%) Requirements Management
12 7 (5.30%) SOA
12 7 (5.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.18%) SQL
2 21 (15.91%) Perl
3 20 (15.15%) C
4 14 (10.61%) Java
5 12 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.58%) C++
7 9 (6.82%) Python
8 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.55%) ANSI C
9 6 (4.55%) C#
10 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.27%) Ada
11 3 (2.27%) PHP
11 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.52%) VB
13 1 (0.76%) Ada 95
13 1 (0.76%) Groovy
13 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.85%) Degree
3 12 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.52%) MCITP
4 2 (1.52%) MCSA
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.76%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) SLA
2 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.52%) ECSS
4 2 (1.52%) JTAG
5 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (18.94%) Docker
2 6 (4.55%) GPFS
2 6 (4.55%) NFS
2 6 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.27%) Xen
4 3 (2.27%) XenApp
5 2 (1.52%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 40 (30.30%) Puppet
2 31 (23.48%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (8.33%) Nagios
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (4.55%) Ganglia
5 4 (3.03%) Ansible
5 4 (3.03%) SCCM
6 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.52%) Opsview
6 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.76%) Cacti
7 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.76%) Graphite
7 1 (0.76%) logstash
7 1 (0.76%) Mesos
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Riemann
7 1 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (20.45%) Oracle
2 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.61%) IBM
4 10 (7.58%) Google
5 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.06%) VMware
7 6 (4.55%) Citrix
8 5 (3.79%) Cisco
8 5 (3.79%) Rally
8 5 (3.79%) Serena
8 5 (3.79%) Splunk
9 4 (3.03%) ION Trading
9 4 (3.03%) Remedy
9 4 (3.03%) WSO2
10 3 (2.27%) BMC
10 3 (2.27%) Cognos
10 3 (2.27%) Juniper
10 3 (2.27%) SAP
10 3 (2.27%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.27%) Zend
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £40 - 60 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 17 days ago