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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / East of England
Rank 67 65 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 61 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.87% 2.50% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 3.21% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 23
Median daily rate £406 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £584 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +12.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +12.63%

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
1693 1839 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.71% 77.99% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1103 1211
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 169 139
Median hourly rate £37.02 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Essex +4 32 £430 -9.47% 5
Hertfordshire -1 16 £400 +1.91% 1
Suffolk -8 6 £419 +4.68%
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £400 -9.85% 1
Bedfordshire +3 2 £300 -11.11% 3
Configuration Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 42 (36.21%) Linux
2 39 (33.62%) DevOps
3 36 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (29.31%) Puppet
5 30 (25.86%) Software Engineering
6 28 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (20.69%) Scrum
7 24 (20.69%) Jenkins
8 23 (19.83%) Finance
8 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
8 23 (19.83%) TCP/IP
8 23 (19.83%) Perl
9 22 (18.97%) J2EE
9 22 (18.97%) Integration Testing
10 21 (18.10%) Oracle
11 20 (17.24%) UML
11 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
12 19 (16.38%) SSL
12 19 (16.38%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (15.52%) Open Source
13 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (15.52%) HTTP
14 17 (14.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (13.79%) Mentoring
15 16 (13.79%) Apache
15 16 (13.79%) C
16 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
16 15 (12.93%) Git (software)
16 15 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (12.07%) Docker

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (13.79%) Apache
2 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.48%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.62%) JBoss
5 9 (7.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.72%) Confluence
9 1 (0.86%) IIS
9 1 (0.86%) Jetty
9 1 (0.86%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.86%) nginx
9 1 (0.86%) SAS
9 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Office
1 13 (11.21%) MS Project
2 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 11 (9.48%) Simulink
4 7 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.86%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Office 365
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.86%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.86%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) TCP/IP
2 19 (16.38%) SSL
3 18 (15.52%) HTTP
4 5 (4.31%) SAN
5 3 (2.59%) DHCP
5 3 (2.59%) DNS
5 3 (2.59%) Firewall
5 3 (2.59%) Internet
5 3 (2.59%) RS-422
6 1 (0.86%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.86%) FTP
6 1 (0.86%) IPsec
6 1 (0.86%) LDAP
6 1 (0.86%) Network Security
6 1 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.86%) RS-232
6 1 (0.86%) VPN
6 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) Relational Database
2 11 (9.48%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.59%) Pentaho
4 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.59%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.72%) MySQL
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.86%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (10.34%) Rational Rhapsody
4 10 (8.62%) JIRA
4 10 (8.62%) Subversion
5 9 (7.76%) Selenium
6 8 (6.90%) JMeter
6 8 (6.90%) LoadRunner
6 8 (6.90%) PVCS
7 3 (2.59%) CA Gen
8 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.72%) FishEye
8 2 (1.72%) Hudson
8 2 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.86%) CMake
9 1 (0.86%) GCC
9 1 (0.86%) GDB
9 1 (0.86%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (19.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.17%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) Automotive
4 4 (3.45%) Electronics
5 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (16.38%) Software Engineer
2 17 (14.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (11.21%) Architect
4 12 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Ada Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Ada Software Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (6.03%) Configuration Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Performance Tester
7 7 (6.03%) Tester
8 6 (5.17%) Digital Architect
8 6 (5.17%) Digital Technical Architect
9 5 (4.31%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Developer
10 4 (3.45%) Release Manager
11 3 (2.59%) Consultant
11 3 (2.59%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.97%) J2EE
2 14 (12.07%) Middleware
3 13 (11.21%) XML
4 9 (7.76%) Servlets
5 8 (6.90%) JSP
5 8 (6.90%) XML Schema
5 8 (6.90%) XSLT
6 4 (3.45%) .NET
7 3 (2.59%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.72%) LAMP
8 2 (1.72%) Web Services
9 1 (0.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.86%) Dropwizard
9 1 (0.86%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.86%) HTML
9 1 (0.86%) JAX-RS
9 1 (0.86%) Node.js
9 1 (0.86%) REST
9 1 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) CMDB
2 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.17%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.72%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.72%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.72%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.86%) FMCG
6 1 (0.86%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.86%) RIA
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
6 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.21%) Linux
2 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (10.34%) Windows
4 6 (5.17%) Unix
4 6 (5.17%) VME
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.59%) CentOS
6 3 (2.59%) Fedora
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) Android
7 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) DevOps
2 36 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.86%) Software Engineering
4 28 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (20.69%) Scrum
6 22 (18.97%) Integration Testing
7 20 (17.24%) UML
8 18 (15.52%) Open Source
9 17 (14.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (13.79%) Mentoring
11 14 (12.07%) Kanban
12 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2
13 12 (10.34%) OO
14 11 (9.48%) Programme Management
14 11 (9.48%) TDD
15 10 (8.62%) Coaching
15 10 (8.62%) ITIL
15 10 (8.62%) Project Management
15 10 (8.62%) Release Management
15 10 (8.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.83%) Perl
2 16 (13.79%) C
3 12 (10.34%) Java
4 11 (9.48%) MATLAB
4 11 (9.48%) Python
5 9 (7.76%) Ada
5 9 (7.76%) Ada 95
6 8 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.90%) C++
7 6 (5.17%) Ruby
8 5 (4.31%) SQL
9 4 (3.45%) PHP
10 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.72%) ANSI C
12 1 (0.86%) C#
12 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.86%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) ISEB
3 6 (5.17%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.72%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.72%) Degree
5 2 (1.72%) MCP
5 2 (1.72%) RHCE
6 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 7 (6.03%) ISO 9000
3 5 (4.31%) Def Stans
4 3 (2.59%) SLA
5 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Docker
2 9 (7.76%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.72%) vSphere
6 1 (0.86%) Firmware
6 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (29.31%) Puppet
2 19 (16.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.17%) Ansible
4 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.72%) Salt
5 2 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Oracle
2 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.76%) WSO2
4 5 (4.31%) Fujitsu
4 5 (4.31%) HP
5 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.45%) VMware
6 3 (2.59%) BEA
6 3 (2.59%) Informatica
6 3 (2.59%) NGA Human Resources
6 3 (2.59%) Pega
6 3 (2.59%) SAP
6 3 (2.59%) Serena
6 3 (2.59%) webMethods
7 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.72%) Dell
7 2 (1.72%) EMC
7 2 (1.72%) Google
7 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.86%) Palo Alto
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