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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 22 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.72% 1.47% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.82% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £550 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
Configuration Management
Surrey

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
95 165 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 81.90% 80.88% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 95 68
Average daily rate £400 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Minerva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) BSS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) OSS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Architect
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) OPNET
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Cerion
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) NetCracker
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) VMware