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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 57 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 101 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.27% 1.12% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 1.57% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 11 19
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£438 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.09% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.37% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £23.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.26% -41.25%
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
2382 1719 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.19% 71.15% 69.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1518 904 1136
Average daily rate £400 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 140 188
Average hourly rate £24.12 £36.00 £26.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 October 2014. 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
Essex +14 48 £475 +24.18% 3
Bedfordshire - 19 £425 - 1
Hertfordshire -13 11 £413 - 1
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £299 +2.13% 9
Norfolk -2 8 £453 +119.39%
Suffolk - - - -
Configuration Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 78 (41.49%) SQL
2 70 (37.23%) Microsoft
3 68 (36.17%) Windows
4 64 (34.04%) .NET
5 52 (27.66%) UNIX
5 52 (27.66%) Git (software)
6 49 (26.06%) Linux
7 46 (24.47%) Java
8 45 (23.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (23.40%) .NET Framework
10 42 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (22.34%) HTML
10 42 (22.34%) Web Services
11 40 (21.28%) ITIL
11 40 (21.28%) Oracle
12 39 (20.74%) TeamCity
13 37 (19.68%) Release Management
13 37 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (18.09%) XML
14 34 (18.09%) Relational Database
15 33 (17.55%) Visual Studio
16 31 (16.49%) Hibernate
16 31 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (15.96%) REST
18 29 (15.43%) Automated Testing
18 29 (15.43%) HTTP
18 29 (15.43%) Mac OS X
19 28 (14.89%) CSS
19 28 (14.89%) Maven
19 28 (14.89%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 24 (12.77%) IIS
2 20 (10.64%) JBoss
3 19 (10.11%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.38%) Confluence
5 7 (3.72%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.13%) Apache
7 3 (1.60%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.60%) CMS
7 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.53%) SAS
9 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.79%) MS Project
3 6 (3.19%) MS Office
4 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Simulink
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) IaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.43%) HTTP
2 24 (12.77%) LDAP
3 16 (8.51%) DNS
4 10 (5.32%) DHCP
5 8 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.72%) SAN
6 7 (3.72%) Firewall
7 6 (3.19%) VPN
7 6 (3.19%) FTP
7 6 (3.19%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (1.60%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.06%) WAN
9 2 (1.06%) LAN
9 2 (1.06%) 2G
9 2 (1.06%) LTE
9 2 (1.06%) 4G
9 2 (1.06%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (1.06%) Internet
9 2 (1.06%) 3G
10 1 (0.53%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.09%) Relational Database
2 28 (14.89%) SSDT
3 23 (12.23%) MongoDB
4 21 (11.17%) Neo4j
5 20 (10.64%) MySQL
6 18 (9.57%) MariaDB
7 12 (6.38%) SQL Server
8 8 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.19%) DTS
9 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.13%) DB2
11 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.53%) DataStage
13 1 (0.53%) OLTP
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 45 (23.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (20.74%) TeamCity
4 33 (17.55%) Visual Studio
5 28 (14.89%) Maven
6 27 (14.36%) Artifactory
7 25 (13.30%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (13.30%) MSBuild
7 25 (13.30%) NuGet
7 25 (13.30%) Gradle
8 9 (4.79%) JIRA
9 7 (3.72%) FinalBuilder
9 7 (3.72%) Jenkins
10 5 (2.66%) Subversion
10 5 (2.66%) Log4Net
11 3 (1.60%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.60%) Ant
12 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (6.38%) Finance
2 6 (3.19%) Publishing
3 4 (2.13%) Military
3 4 (2.13%) Legal
3 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.60%) Retail
4 3 (1.60%) German Language
5 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 62 (32.98%) Developer
2 30 (15.96%) Java Developer
3 27 (14.36%) Build Engineer
4 26 (13.83%) Build and Release Engineer
4 26 (13.83%) Release Engineer
5 16 (8.51%) Configuration Engineer
6 15 (7.98%) Software Engineer
7 13 (6.91%) Architect
8 12 (6.38%) Analyst
9 11 (5.85%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 9 (4.79%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
15 4 (2.13%) Technical Architect
15 4 (2.13%) Web Developer
15 4 (2.13%) Test Analyst
15 4 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
15 4 (2.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (34.04%) .NET
2 44 (23.40%) .NET Framework
3 42 (22.34%) HTML
3 42 (22.34%) Web Services
4 34 (18.09%) XML
5 31 (16.49%) Hibernate
6 30 (15.96%) REST
7 28 (14.89%) CSS
8 23 (12.23%) Spring
8 23 (12.23%) JAX-RS
9 20 (10.64%) ASP.NET
9 20 (10.64%) Spring MVC
10 19 (10.11%) JPA
10 19 (10.11%) JAAS
11 17 (9.04%) Struts
12 15 (7.98%) JAX-RPC
12 15 (7.98%) Struts2
13 9 (4.79%) J2EE
13 9 (4.79%) CSS3
14 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.64%) CMDB
2 19 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (7.98%) Visualisation
4 10 (5.32%) Replication
5 9 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.26%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.19%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.66%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.13%) Open Source
10 3 (1.60%) AS400
10 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.60%) PMI
10 3 (1.60%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.60%) Clustering
11 2 (1.06%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.53%) Life Science
12 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 68 (36.17%) Windows
2 52 (27.66%) UNIX
3 49 (26.06%) Linux
4 31 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (15.43%) Mac OS X
6 16 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.19%) Solaris
9 4 (2.13%) MVS
10 3 (1.60%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.53%) CentOS
11 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
2 40 (21.28%) ITIL
3 37 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.68%) Release Management
4 29 (15.43%) Automated Testing
5 28 (14.89%) Web Design
5 28 (14.89%) MVC
5 28 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 26 (13.83%) Automation Testing
6 26 (13.83%) E-Commerce
7 23 (12.23%) TDD
7 23 (12.23%) Web Development
8 22 (11.70%) Change Management
9 20 (10.64%) Incident Management
10 17 (9.04%) Mentoring
11 16 (8.51%) Problem Management
12 15 (7.98%) OO
12 15 (7.98%) Microservices
13 14 (7.45%) DevOps
13 14 (7.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (41.49%) SQL
2 46 (24.47%) Java
3 25 (13.30%) PowerShell
4 23 (12.23%) PL/SQL
5 20 (10.64%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.57%) C#
7 13 (6.91%) VB
8 10 (5.32%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.26%) Perl
9 8 (4.26%) C
10 7 (3.72%) C++
11 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.60%) VBScript
11 3 (1.60%) ABAP
11 3 (1.60%) Python
12 2 (1.06%) Ruby
12 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.53%) TTCN
13 1 (0.53%) Korn
13 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (10.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.72%) Degree
4 6 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.19%) Sun Certification
5 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.13%) ISEB
7 3 (1.60%) MCP
7 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.91%) SLA
1 13 (6.91%) QA
System Software
1 26 (13.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.13%) Terminal Services
2 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.60%) KVM
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.53%) NFS
4 1 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) VMFS
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (7.45%) Puppet
3 7 (3.72%) SCOM
4 6 (3.19%) SCCM
5 5 (2.66%) OpenView
6 4 (2.13%) Control-M
7 3 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.60%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.06%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.53%) Nagios
9 1 (0.53%) WSUS
9 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 70 (37.23%) Microsoft
2 40 (21.28%) Oracle
3 25 (13.30%) Red Gate
4 14 (7.45%) HP
5 7 (3.72%) Citrix
5 7 (3.72%) Lotus
6 6 (3.19%) SAP
6 6 (3.19%) AccuRev
7 5 (2.66%) VMware
8 4 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.60%) Serena
9 3 (1.60%) Akamai
9 3 (1.60%) Cisco
9 3 (1.60%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.60%) EMC
10 1 (0.53%) Intel
10 1 (0.53%) Nortel
10 1 (0.53%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.53%) NetApp
10 1 (0.53%) webMethods
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