The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank - 24 27
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.08% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.83% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.70 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.02% -12.55%
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Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 106 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 68.84% 73.61% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 23
Average daily rate £360 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Verint
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Speech Recognition

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Author
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Author
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Speech Recognition
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
1 1 (33.33%) Verint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat