The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 43 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.91% 3.07% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.99% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £289 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £380 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £47.20 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -1.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 627 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.87% 77.03% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 327 217
Median daily rate £425 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.69% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 52 28
Median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.00 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hemel Hempstead -1 4 £475 -
Stevenage +5 2 £350 - 1
Watford +5 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 £400 +20.75%
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) IBM
4 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Change Control
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Puppet
7 3 (14.29%) QMS
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Presales
7 3 (14.29%) Ansible
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
8 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (9.52%) Maven
8 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
1 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) RS-422
1 1 (4.76%) SpaceWire
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Redis
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Avionics
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Engagement Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Ada Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
1 1 (4.76%) Dojo
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) VMS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 5 (23.81%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Presales
6 3 (14.29%) QMS
6 3 (14.29%) Release Management
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Ada
4 1 (4.76%) Ada 95
4 1 (4.76%) ANSI C
4 1 (4.76%) AWK
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) RHCE
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ECSS
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 8583
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (4.76%) Cygwin
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Salt
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Lotus
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Serena
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) VMware