The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 45 60 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 84 64 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.92% 3.07% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 4.04% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 46
Average daily rate
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£368 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £37.78 £46.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.86% +53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.47 £46.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.78 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.22 £34.93 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% -6.86%
Configuration Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1750 1584 1275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.62% 75.93% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 901 719
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 74 94
Average hourly rate £23.75 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +1 23 £358 +19.36%
Southampton +2 15 £360 +7.46%
Basingstoke - 7 £400 -
Andover +8 3 £344 - 1
Farnborough 0 3 £325 -
Gosport - 3 £500 -
Fareham - 3 £310 - 1
Portsmouth -2 2 - - 1
Petersfield - 1 £288 -
Aldershot - 1 £425 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 89 (44.95%) Security Cleared
2 88 (44.44%) Linux
3 84 (42.42%) Windows
4 65 (32.83%) UNIX
5 59 (29.80%) SC Cleared
6 43 (21.72%) Jenkins
7 42 (21.21%) Puppet
7 42 (21.21%) SQL
8 41 (20.71%) VMware
9 40 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (20.20%) Microsoft
10 39 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (18.18%) C
12 35 (17.68%) ClearCase
13 34 (17.17%) PowerShell
13 34 (17.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 34 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 33 (16.67%) Subversion
15 31 (15.66%) Software Engineering
15 31 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (15.15%) Git (software)
16 30 (15.15%) Python
17 29 (14.65%) UML
17 29 (14.65%) C++
17 29 (14.65%) DevOps
18 28 (14.14%) OOD
18 28 (14.14%) NUnit
19 27 (13.64%) GoogleTest
19 27 (13.64%) Integration Testing

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (12.63%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.54%) IIS
3 7 (3.54%) Oracle 10gAS
4 6 (3.03%) CMS
4 6 (3.03%) Confluence
4 6 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.02%) WordPress
6 4 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.51%) Documentum
8 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.51%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.06%) MS Office
3 6 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.55%) Heroku
3 6 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) SAN
2 13 (6.57%) IPsec
3 9 (4.55%) Firewall
3 9 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.04%) ATM
4 8 (4.04%) DNS
4 8 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (3.54%) FCoE
5 7 (3.54%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (3.54%) NetScaler
5 7 (3.54%) Internet
6 6 (3.03%) OSPF
6 6 (3.03%) BGP
6 6 (3.03%) VPN
6 6 (3.03%) NAS
6 6 (3.03%) Wireless
7 5 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (2.53%) SSL
8 4 (2.02%) WAN
8 4 (2.02%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.07%) SQL Server
1 14 (7.07%) Oracle Database
2 13 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.52%) MySQL
6 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.52%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.01%) Ingres
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.51%) OLAP
8 1 (0.51%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (21.72%) Jenkins
2 35 (17.68%) ClearCase
3 34 (17.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 33 (16.67%) Subversion
5 30 (15.15%) Git (software)
6 28 (14.14%) NUnit
7 27 (13.64%) GoogleTest
8 26 (13.13%) CppUnit
8 26 (13.13%) Ant
9 24 (12.12%) Cucumber
10 13 (6.57%) StarTeam
11 11 (5.56%) Rational Rose
12 9 (4.55%) JIRA
13 7 (3.54%) JUnit
13 7 (3.54%) ClearQuest
14 6 (3.03%) JMeter
14 6 (3.03%) Maven
14 6 (3.03%) HP UFT
14 6 (3.03%) RSpec
14 6 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (5.05%) Finance
2 6 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.53%) Front Office
3 5 (2.53%) Back Office
4 4 (2.02%) Military
5 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.01%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (23.23%) Developer
2 22 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 13 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (5.05%) C Developer
5 10 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
6 9 (4.55%) Consultant
6 9 (4.55%) DBA
7 8 (4.04%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (3.54%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.54%) Analyst
8 7 (3.54%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (3.54%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (3.03%) Test Leader
9 6 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Security Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.02%) Administrator
11 4 (2.02%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.58%) .NET
1 15 (7.58%) Motif
2 11 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (5.05%) Ajax
3 10 (5.05%) HTML
3 10 (5.05%) XML
4 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.55%) jQuery
5 8 (4.04%) CSS
6 7 (3.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (3.54%) Middleware
7 5 (2.53%) WCF
7 5 (2.53%) Web Services
7 5 (2.53%) HTML5
8 3 (1.52%) CGI
8 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.52%) XML-RPC
8 3 (1.52%) JSF
9 2 (1.01%) Qt
9 2 (1.01%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.62%) Data Centre
3 18 (9.09%) Derivative
4 14 (7.07%) Statistics
5 11 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 10 (5.05%) Clustering
7 8 (4.04%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.02%) Social Media
9 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.51%) GIS
11 1 (0.51%) PKI
11 1 (0.51%) CMDB
11 1 (0.51%) DataPower
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 88 (44.44%) Linux
2 84 (42.42%) Windows
3 65 (32.83%) UNIX
4 31 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (7.58%) Mac OS X
7 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.55%) HPUX
9 6 (3.03%) Solaris
10 5 (2.53%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.02%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.52%) SUSE
13 2 (1.01%) CentOS
13 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (15.66%) Software Engineering
4 29 (14.65%) UML
4 29 (14.65%) DevOps
5 28 (14.14%) OOD
6 27 (13.64%) Integration Testing
7 26 (13.13%) Scrum
8 24 (12.12%) OO
9 20 (10.10%) Project Management
10 19 (9.60%) System Integration Testing
11 18 (9.09%) Memory Management
11 18 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 18 (9.09%) Use Case
12 16 (8.08%) ITIL
13 14 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.57%) RUP
14 13 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (6.57%) Workflow
14 13 (6.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.21%) SQL
2 36 (18.18%) C
3 34 (17.17%) PowerShell
4 30 (15.15%) Python
5 29 (14.65%) C++
6 26 (13.13%) Shell Script
6 26 (13.13%) Ruby
7 18 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.57%) VBScript
8 13 (6.57%) PL/SQL
9 11 (5.56%) Perl
9 11 (5.56%) Java
9 11 (5.56%) C#
10 8 (4.04%) Go
11 6 (3.03%) PHP
12 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.52%) VB
12 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.01%) VBA
14 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 89 (44.95%) Security Cleared
2 59 (29.80%) SC Cleared
3 25 (12.63%) DV Cleared
4 10 (5.05%) Degree
5 9 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.55%) MCSE
5 9 (4.55%) VCP4
6 5 (2.53%) CCNA
6 5 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.02%) CCNP
8 2 (1.01%) RHCE
8 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.61%) QA
2 8 (4.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) TickIT
System Software
1 33 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.56%) vSphere
4 9 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (3.54%) XenApp
6 5 (2.53%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.01%) Postfix
8 2 (1.01%) iptables
9 1 (0.51%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 42 (21.21%) Puppet
2 24 (12.12%) Vagrant
3 14 (7.07%) SCCM
4 13 (6.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 11 (5.56%) SCOM
6 9 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (4.55%) vMotion
7 7 (3.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (3.03%) Tivoli
8 6 (3.03%) Netcool
9 5 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (2.02%) SCDPM
10 4 (2.02%) SCVMM
10 4 (2.02%) SCSM
11 2 (1.01%) SELinux
12 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
12 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (20.71%) VMware
2 40 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.62%) Citrix
4 17 (8.59%) Oracle
5 15 (7.58%) Cisco
6 11 (5.56%) HP
7 8 (4.04%) Nokia
7 8 (4.04%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.54%) Borland
8 7 (3.54%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.54%) 3PAR
9 6 (3.03%) Veritas
9 6 (3.03%) Remedy
10 4 (2.02%) McAfee
10 4 (2.02%) Imperva
10 4 (2.02%) Facebook
10 4 (2.02%) Twitter
10 4 (2.02%) Google
10 4 (2.02%) NetScout
10 4 (2.02%) Sitecore