The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 26 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.64% 2.24% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.88% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.70 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.02% -12.55%
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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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 79.23% 77.61% 62.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 57 43
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Average hourly rate £33.50 £127.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.72% +264.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) ISDN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
3 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) 2G
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Greenplum

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) ISDN
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) 3G
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) 2G
1 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) 4G
1 3 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
2 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Greenplum
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (28.57%) Nortel