The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 29 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.75% 3.04% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 3.80% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £600 £345 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -16.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +23.57%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 184 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.75% 80.00% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 130 86
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Kanban
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (60.00%) API Design
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (40.00%) .NET

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Datadog
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (10.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Principal Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) RESTful
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
1 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) API Design
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) Kanban
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
2 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) VMware