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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Rank 14 23 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 47 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.87% 6.78% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% 8.18% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 9
Median daily rate £488 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £425 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £675 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £48.31 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%

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
348 379 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 87.88% 82.93% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 216 181
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 41
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 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
Southend-on-Sea 0 29 £492 +6.37% 3
Colchester - 1 £300 - 1
Harlow - 1 - -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 41 (60.29%) Linux
2 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (48.53%) DevOps
5 31 (45.59%) Oracle
6 30 (44.12%) J2EE
6 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
7 28 (41.18%) Scrum
8 27 (39.71%) HTTP
9 26 (38.24%) TCP/IP
10 25 (36.76%) SSL
11 24 (35.29%) Mentoring
11 24 (35.29%) Open Source
12 22 (32.35%) Puppet
12 22 (32.35%) Perl
13 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
14 20 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (27.94%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (27.94%) XML
16 18 (26.47%) TDD
16 18 (26.47%) Middleware
17 17 (25.00%) Kanban
17 17 (25.00%) Coaching
18 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
18 16 (23.53%) Apache
19 15 (22.06%) JBoss
19 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
20 14 (20.59%) Subversion
20 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering

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 16 (23.53%) Apache
2 15 (22.06%) JBoss
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (20.59%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) Jetty
5 2 (2.94%) Mongrel
5 2 (2.94%) nginx
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Project
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.94%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) HTTP
2 26 (38.24%) TCP/IP
3 25 (36.76%) SSL
4 3 (4.41%) DHCP
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.94%) FTP
5 2 (2.94%) IPsec
5 2 (2.94%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) Firewall
6 1 (1.47%) Network Security
6 1 (1.47%) SAN
6 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.41%) Pentaho
5 3 (4.41%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.94%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
6 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
2 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 14 (20.59%) Subversion
4 9 (13.24%) JIRA
5 8 (11.76%) JMeter
5 8 (11.76%) LoadRunner
5 8 (11.76%) PVCS
5 8 (11.76%) Selenium
6 6 (8.82%) Maven
7 3 (4.41%) CA Gen
7 3 (4.41%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (2.94%) JUnit
8 2 (2.94%) Mockito
8 2 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (2.94%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.88%) Automotive
4 2 (2.94%) Electronics
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Lead DevOps
2 12 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
3 11 (16.18%) Technical Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Tester
5 7 (10.29%) Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Digital Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Digital Technical Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Citrix Support
9 3 (4.41%) Configuration Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) ETL Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (4.41%) Pentaho Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior DevOps
10 2 (2.94%) J2EE Technical Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) J2EE
2 19 (27.94%) XML
3 18 (26.47%) Middleware
4 11 (16.18%) XML Schema
5 10 (14.71%) Servlets
6 9 (13.24%) XSLT
7 8 (11.76%) JSP
8 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.35%) HTML
9 4 (5.88%) REST
9 4 (5.88%) Web Services
10 3 (4.41%) .NET
10 3 (4.41%) EclipseLink
10 3 (4.41%) Spring
10 3 (4.41%) XSD
11 2 (2.94%) CSS
11 2 (2.94%) Dropwizard
11 2 (2.94%) JAXB
11 2 (2.94%) JAX-RPC
11 2 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.41%) CMDB
2 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) RIA
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Linux
2 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.71%) Unix
4 6 (8.82%) VME
5 5 (7.35%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.35%) Windows
6 3 (4.41%) CentOS
6 3 (4.41%) Fedora
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (48.53%) DevOps
4 28 (41.18%) Scrum
5 24 (35.29%) Mentoring
5 24 (35.29%) Open Source
6 19 (27.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (26.47%) TDD
8 17 (25.00%) Coaching
8 17 (25.00%) Kanban
9 14 (20.59%) Microservices
9 14 (20.59%) SOA
9 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
10 11 (16.18%) API Design
10 11 (16.18%) OO
10 11 (16.18%) UML
11 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
12 9 (13.24%) SDLC
12 9 (13.24%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Perl
2 12 (17.65%) Java
3 11 (16.18%) C
4 8 (11.76%) Python
5 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.82%) SQL
6 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) ISEB
3 6 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.47%) PMP
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) Def Stans
2 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Docker
2 8 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.41%) XenApp
6 2 (2.94%) Xen
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (32.35%) Puppet
2 20 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.82%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) WSO2
3 7 (10.29%) VMware
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) Fujitsu
6 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.41%) BEA
7 3 (4.41%) Citrix
7 3 (4.41%) Informatica
7 3 (4.41%) Pega
7 3 (4.41%) webMethods
8 2 (2.94%) Google
8 2 (2.94%) SAP
9 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.47%) Juniper
9 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
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