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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 8 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 24 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 25.53% 1.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.59% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£347 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -25.67%
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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
87 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 92.55% 79.63% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 30 19
Average daily rate £390 £363 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
3 32 (68.09%) SC Cleared
3 32 (68.09%) Citrix
4 30 (63.83%) Active Directory
5 28 (59.57%) IPsec
6 26 (55.32%) Linux
7 24 (51.06%) SAN
8 23 (48.94%) Solaris
9 22 (46.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 20 (42.55%) Netcool
10 20 (42.55%) Veritas
10 20 (42.55%) Tivoli
10 20 (42.55%) Clustering
10 20 (42.55%) NAS
10 20 (42.55%) Software Distribution
11 14 (29.79%) VMware
12 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
14 8 (17.02%) ITIL
14 8 (17.02%) HP
15 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
15 7 (14.89%) Oracle
15 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.64%) Change Management
16 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
17 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
17 4 (8.51%) KVM
17 4 (8.51%) RHEV
17 4 (8.51%) Change Data Capture

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) IPsec
2 24 (51.06%) SAN
3 20 (42.55%) NAS
4 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 4 (8.51%) DHCP
4 4 (8.51%) DNS
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 3 (6.38%) LAN
5 3 (6.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (8.51%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.26%) Release Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (2.13%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
1 4 (8.51%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) CMDB
3 4 (8.51%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 4 (8.51%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 23 (48.94%) Solaris
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) AIX
3 4 (8.51%) HPUX
4 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Software Distribution
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) Release Management
5 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
2 3 (6.38%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) VBScript
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 32 (68.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 30 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (8.51%) KVM
4 4 (8.51%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 22 (46.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (42.55%) Tivoli
2 20 (42.55%) Netcool
3 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.13%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (2.13%) WMI
4 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Citrix
2 20 (42.55%) Veritas
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) HP
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Borland
7 1 (2.13%) CA
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