The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 34 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 15 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 6.17% 13.16% 15.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 14.29% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 19
Median daily rate £300 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +13.68%
Configuration Management
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 70 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 91.36% 92.11% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 51 113
Median daily rate £330 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £229 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 £50.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +163.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 29 (78.38%) ITIL
2 22 (59.46%) Release Management
3 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
3 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
4 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
5 17 (45.95%) ITIL V3
5 17 (45.95%) C++
5 17 (45.95%) Java
6 16 (43.24%) Relational Database
7 14 (37.84%) jQuery
7 14 (37.84%) Test Scripting
7 14 (37.84%) VB6
7 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
7 14 (37.84%) VB
7 14 (37.84%) VB.NET
7 14 (37.84%) VBA
7 14 (37.84%) .NET
7 14 (37.84%) C#
7 14 (37.84%) ILOG
8 11 (29.73%) Solaris
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) CMDB
9 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 8 (21.62%) SAN
12 7 (18.92%) Change Management
13 6 (16.22%) IPsec
13 6 (16.22%) Netcool
13 6 (16.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 6 (16.22%) Veritas

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 (13.51%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) AquaLogic
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Tuxedo
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) IPsec
2 6 (16.22%) NAS
3 3 (8.11%) SSL
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.41%) LDAP
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (43.24%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Build Forge
2 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.41%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Applications Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Applications Support
2 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Web Applications Support
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Change Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Web Applications Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Web Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Web Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Asset Management Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
1 14 (37.84%) jQuery
2 3 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) LAMP
3 2 (5.41%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) CMDB
1 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) Clustering
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Solaris
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) AIX
4 3 (8.11%) OS/390
4 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) ITIL
2 22 (59.46%) Release Management
3 17 (45.95%) ITIL V3
4 14 (37.84%) Test Scripting
5 7 (18.92%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) Server Building
6 6 (16.22%) Software Distribution
7 5 (13.51%) Time Management
8 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Service Management
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Software License Management
8 4 (10.81%) Validation
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C++
1 17 (45.95%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) VB
2 14 (37.84%) VB.NET
2 14 (37.84%) VB6
2 14 (37.84%) VBA
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) C
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) C-shell
6 2 (5.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (48.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Samba
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Netcool
1 6 (16.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (16.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) ILOG
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
2 6 (16.22%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) Veritas
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Axway
4 3 (8.11%) Fujitsu
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Sun
5 2 (5.41%) VMware