The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 39 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 15 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.33% 1.85% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 2.40% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Median daily rate £500 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £371 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
Configuration Management
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
375 499 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.15% 76.77% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 291 202
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 61 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.30 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Essex region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Harlow +5 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea -3 2 £500 +25.00%
Brentwood +9 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 14 (34.15%) Windows
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Change Control
3 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 10 (24.39%) HTTP
4 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
4 10 (24.39%) Automotive
5 9 (21.95%) Finance
5 9 (21.95%) Linux
5 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
5 9 (21.95%) Coaching
6 8 (19.51%) .NET
6 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.51%) Middleware
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.07%) IIS
7 7 (17.07%) Classic ASP
7 7 (17.07%) SOA
7 7 (17.07%) Manufacturing
7 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
7 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
7 7 (17.07%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) Rally

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.07%) IIS
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) assyst
2 1 (2.44%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) iTunes
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) HTTP
3 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
5 3 (7.32%) SSL
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) DNS
7 1 (2.44%) Network Security
7 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Automotive
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Electronics
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.20%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Web Applications Support
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
1 8 (19.51%) Middleware
2 7 (17.07%) Classic ASP
3 6 (14.63%) WCF
4 2 (4.88%) J2EE
5 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) EMV
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) CMDB
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Fedora
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Change Control
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Coaching
4 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
5 7 (17.07%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
5 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (12.20%) Kanban
7 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (12.20%) SDLC
7 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
2 2 (4.88%) ANSI C
2 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.88%) C++
2 2 (4.88%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) PMI Certification
3 4 (9.76%) PMP
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO 9000
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.76%) QA
3 3 (7.32%) Def Stans
4 2 (4.88%) JTAG
5 1 (2.44%) MISRA
5 1 (2.44%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Rally
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.76%) Juniper
3 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.32%) WSO2
5 2 (4.88%) Apple
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
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