The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 58 35 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 63 81 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.05% 4.64% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 6.44% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 22
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £357
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Average hourly rate £46.00 £30.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -82.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.86% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1523 1257 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.82% 72.03% 68.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 705 577
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 93 105
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Configuration Management
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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
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 23 July 2014. 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 -3 18 £300 -13.18%
Southampton -7 9 £334 +51.70%
Portsmouth +9 5 £361 -
Andover -8 1 - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 94 (68.12%) Security Cleared
2 54 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 45 (32.61%) Linux
4 42 (30.43%) Windows
5 36 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 34 (24.64%) DV Cleared
7 32 (23.19%) ITIL
8 30 (21.74%) C
9 29 (21.01%) Project Management
9 29 (21.01%) Software Engineering
10 25 (18.12%) UNIX
11 24 (17.39%) Subversion
12 22 (15.94%) Oracle
13 21 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (14.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 19 (13.77%) SQL
15 19 (13.77%) ClearCase
15 19 (13.77%) VMware
15 19 (13.77%) NUnit
16 17 (12.32%) UML
16 17 (12.32%) OOD
16 17 (12.32%) Ant
16 17 (12.32%) Use Case
17 16 (11.59%) MS Office
17 16 (11.59%) Motif
17 16 (11.59%) CppUnit
17 16 (11.59%) GoogleTest
18 15 (10.87%) Jenkins
18 15 (10.87%) HP
18 15 (10.87%) SharePoint

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 15 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.80%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (5.80%) MS Project Server
3 6 (4.35%) IIS
4 5 (3.62%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.62%) Documentum
4 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.90%) Apache
6 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.17%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.45%) Confluence
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) MS Office
2 13 (9.42%) MS Project
3 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) DNS
2 5 (3.62%) LDAP
3 4 (2.90%) LAN
3 4 (2.90%) WAN
3 4 (2.90%) SAN
4 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.17%) X.400
4 3 (2.17%) X.500
4 3 (2.17%) Firewall
4 3 (2.17%) IPsec
4 3 (2.17%) SSL
4 3 (2.17%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.45%) UPnP
5 2 (1.45%) Network Security
5 2 (1.45%) DVB
6 1 (0.72%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.72%) ATM
6 1 (0.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.80%) SQL Server
1 8 (5.80%) OLAP
2 6 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.45%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (17.39%) Subversion
2 19 (13.77%) ClearCase
2 19 (13.77%) NUnit
3 17 (12.32%) Ant
4 16 (11.59%) CppUnit
4 16 (11.59%) GoogleTest
5 15 (10.87%) Jenkins
6 13 (9.42%) Rational Rose
7 12 (8.70%) StarTeam
8 11 (7.97%) MSI
9 8 (5.80%) Git (software)
10 7 (5.07%) Hudson
11 5 (3.62%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (2.90%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.90%) AppScan
13 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.45%) Selenium
14 2 (1.45%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.45%) WiX
14 2 (1.45%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (5.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.35%) Military
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
3 2 (1.45%) Billing
3 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (13.04%) Developer
2 17 (12.32%) Software Engineer
3 9 (6.52%) Consultant
4 8 (5.80%) Analyst
4 8 (5.80%) Build Engineer
5 7 (5.07%) Configuration Manager
5 7 (5.07%) Administrator
6 5 (3.62%) Release Manager
6 5 (3.62%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (3.62%) Environment Manager
7 4 (2.90%) Change Consultant
7 4 (2.90%) C Developer
7 4 (2.90%) Project Administrator
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (2.90%) .NET Developer
7 4 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (2.90%) Architect
8 3 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.17%) Tester
8 3 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.59%) Motif
2 10 (7.25%) Web Services
3 8 (5.80%) jQuery
3 8 (5.80%) Ajax
4 6 (4.35%) .NET
4 6 (4.35%) CSS
5 5 (3.62%) XML
5 5 (3.62%) HTML
6 3 (2.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.17%) SAML
6 3 (2.17%) JSP
6 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.45%) SOAP
7 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.45%) Kendo UI
7 2 (1.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.45%) Breeze.js
7 2 (1.45%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Derivative
2 10 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.62%) CMDB
4 4 (2.90%) Open Source
5 3 (2.17%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (1.45%) Replication
6 2 (1.45%) STB
6 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.72%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.72%) PMI
7 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.61%) Linux
2 42 (30.43%) Windows
3 25 (18.12%) UNIX
4 21 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (10.14%) Windows XP
6 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.52%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (2.90%) AIX
9 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) ITIL
2 29 (21.01%) Project Management
2 29 (21.01%) Software Engineering
3 17 (12.32%) Use Case
3 17 (12.32%) UML
3 17 (12.32%) OOD
4 13 (9.42%) RUP
4 13 (9.42%) Change Management
4 13 (9.42%) Unified Process
4 13 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 12 (8.70%) Memory Management
5 12 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 12 (8.70%) OO
6 11 (7.97%) PRINCE2
6 11 (7.97%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.97%) Release Management
7 10 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.80%) Risk Management
8 8 (5.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.74%) C
2 19 (13.77%) SQL
3 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.80%) Perl
5 7 (5.07%) Java
5 7 (5.07%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.07%) VBScript
6 6 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.62%) C++
8 4 (2.90%) C#
8 4 (2.90%) PHP
8 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.17%) VB
9 3 (2.17%) Ruby
10 2 (1.45%) Python
10 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 94 (68.12%) Security Cleared
2 54 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 34 (24.64%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.35%) Degree
5 3 (2.17%) MCSE
5 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PgMP
6 1 (0.72%) APMP
6 1 (0.72%) PMP
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.62%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.17%) Shibboleth
5 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.45%) XenApp
6 2 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.45%) Nmap
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (14.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (5.07%) Puppet
2 7 (5.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.17%) Netcool
5 3 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.45%) SCCM
6 2 (1.45%) MIIS
6 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.45%) Nessus
6 2 (1.45%) WSUS
7 1 (0.72%) Nagios
7 1 (0.72%) Cacti
7 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.94%) Oracle
3 19 (13.77%) VMware
4 15 (10.87%) HP
5 14 (10.14%) Borland
6 7 (5.07%) Serena
7 5 (3.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.90%) CA
9 3 (2.17%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.17%) DevExpress
9 3 (2.17%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.17%) Symantec
9 3 (2.17%) McAfee
9 3 (2.17%) Clearswift
9 3 (2.17%) EMC
9 3 (2.17%) Cisco
9 3 (2.17%) Juniper
10 2 (1.45%) Citrix
10 2 (1.45%) Lumension
10 2 (1.45%) Altiris