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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.08% 1.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £310 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.63%
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
225 178 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 80.94% 74.48% 68.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 102 98
Median daily rate £338 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Median hourly rate £20.75 £15.73 £10.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.95% +50.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 +5 3 £310 -27.05%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) TickIT
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM

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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft