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 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 34 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.03% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 1.02% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -6.58%
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
212 197 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.62% 67.47% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 117 107
Median daily rate £325 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £170 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Leicester +2 6 £300 -10.44%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) CMDB
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TickIT
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (33.33%) Remedy
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) Software Audit
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Asset and Configuration Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Configuration Manager
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Software Asset Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Software Configuration Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Release and Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Release Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Release Management
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Software Audit
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 3 (33.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware