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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 19 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.95% 9.52% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 10.91% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£357 £271 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.79% -36.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £37.29 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +0.10%
Configuration Management
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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
71 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 80.68% 87.30% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 19
Average daily rate £348 £335 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £264 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £442 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 28 (90.32%) SQL
1 28 (90.32%) Citrix
2 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
3 25 (80.65%) IPsec
4 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
4 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
5 18 (58.06%) SAN
5 18 (58.06%) Solaris
5 18 (58.06%) Linux
6 15 (48.39%) Veritas
6 15 (48.39%) Tivoli
6 15 (48.39%) Netcool
6 15 (48.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (48.39%) NAS
6 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 15 (48.39%) Clustering
6 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) VMware ESX
9 7 (22.58%) Degree
9 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
10 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Open Source
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (9.68%) Firewall
10 3 (9.68%) Middleware

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) IPsec
2 18 (58.06%) SAN
3 15 (48.39%) NAS
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Support
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Solaris
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
2 3 (9.68%) AIX
2 3 (9.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
2 3 (9.68%) Change Data Capture
2 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (41.94%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (9.68%) KVM
4 3 (9.68%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Tivoli
1 15 (48.39%) Netcool
1 15 (48.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.23%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Citrix
2 15 (48.39%) Veritas
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Serena
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