The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 32 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.01% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.42% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £376 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.70
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.99%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 211 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 67.08% 70.81% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 119 102
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (100.00%) CMDB
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Software Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Asset and Configuration Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Configuration Manager
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Software Asset Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Software Configuration Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Software Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Release and Configuration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Release Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Software Audit
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft