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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 33 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 21 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.15% 4.02% 8.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 5.15% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 33
Median daily rate £480 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.63%
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
346 447 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 84.80% 78.15% 83.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 230 273
Median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 86 40
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +16.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Southend-on-Sea +1 8 £510 -5.11% 1
Brentwood +8 1 £260 -
Rayleigh - 1 £413 -
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) Puppet
3 19 (51.35%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
3 19 (51.35%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (48.65%) DevOps
4 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
4 18 (48.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (45.95%) Open Source
5 17 (45.95%) SSL
5 17 (45.95%) HTTP
6 16 (43.24%) Perl
7 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (35.14%) Scrum
8 13 (35.14%) Kanban
8 13 (35.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (32.43%) Apache
9 12 (32.43%) Middleware
10 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
10 11 (29.73%) J2EE
10 11 (29.73%) TDD
11 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
12 9 (24.32%) Coaching
12 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
12 9 (24.32%) WSO2
12 9 (24.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (24.32%) Docker
12 9 (24.32%) Microservices
12 9 (24.32%) Subversion
12 9 (24.32%) Programme Management

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 12 (32.43%) Apache
2 9 (24.32%) JBoss
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) Jetty
5 1 (2.70%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 7 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (10.81%) MS Project
4 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) assyst
2 1 (2.70%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.70%) iTunes
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
2 17 (45.95%) HTTP
2 17 (45.95%) SSL
3 7 (18.92%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) DNS
6 2 (5.41%) DHCP
6 2 (5.41%) Internet
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) FTP
7 1 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (24.32%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Lead DevOps
2 7 (18.92%) Configuration Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Technician
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Middleware
2 11 (29.73%) J2EE
3 3 (8.11%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) CMDB
2 4 (10.81%) EMV
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 18 (48.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Fedora
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (48.65%) DevOps
3 17 (45.95%) Open Source
4 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (35.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (35.14%) Kanban
5 13 (35.14%) Scrum
6 11 (29.73%) TDD
7 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
8 9 (24.32%) Coaching
8 9 (24.32%) Microservices
8 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
8 9 (24.32%) SOA
9 8 (21.62%) API Design
9 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
10 7 (18.92%) CMMI
10 7 (18.92%) Data Management
10 7 (18.92%) Integration Testing
11 6 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (13.51%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Perl
2 3 (8.11%) C
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) ISO 9000
2 5 (13.51%) Def Stans
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) Puppet
2 19 (51.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) WSO2
3 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.51%) Juniper
3 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.70%) Clearswift
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
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