The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 23 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.35% 3.47% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 4.12% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£403 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.61 £34.93 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-26.67% -8.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 170 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 83.11% 84.16% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 127 34
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.43 £12.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+278.58% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £24.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) CMDB
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Installation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian