The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank - 15 13
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 3.85% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.00% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £358 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 80 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 69.77% 76.92% 84.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 63 28
Median daily rate £425 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ATG
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Engine Yard
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
1 2 (40.00%) Heroku
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Environment Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) MCollective
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (60.00%) ATG
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat