The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 76 76 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 30 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 1.55% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.95% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 15
Median daily rate £425 £463 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +68.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £400 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £478 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.04 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1496 1489 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.20% 79.33% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 887 661
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Cheadle - 2 £425 -
Salford -10 1 £548 -15.11%
Stockport - 1 £360 - 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 28 (36.36%) ITIL
2 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 26 (33.77%) Unix
3 22 (28.57%) Service Management
4 21 (27.27%) Puppet
5 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (22.08%) Windows
7 16 (20.78%) DevOps
8 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
8 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
9 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
10 13 (16.88%) Java
11 12 (15.58%) Ansible
12 11 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (14.29%) Oracle
12 11 (14.29%) Python
12 11 (14.29%) Solaris
12 11 (14.29%) ITSM
13 10 (12.99%) Ruby
14 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
15 8 (10.39%) Splunk
15 8 (10.39%) Change Control
16 7 (9.09%) Firewall
16 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
16 7 (9.09%) VMware
16 7 (9.09%) Project Management
16 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (9.09%) Life Science

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.49%) Apache
3 4 (5.19%) Drupal
3 4 (5.19%) JBoss
4 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) Confluence
5 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 2 (2.60%) Liferay
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) GitHub
2 4 (5.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.30%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 6 (7.79%) DNS
3 5 (6.49%) LAN
3 5 (6.49%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.19%) WAN
5 3 (3.90%) HTTP
5 3 (3.90%) SSH
6 2 (2.60%) DHCP
6 2 (2.60%) Network Security
6 2 (2.60%) VPN
7 1 (1.30%) FTP
7 1 (1.30%) ICMP
7 1 (1.30%) IPsec
7 1 (1.30%) SSL
7 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.49%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
1 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.09%) JIRA
3 5 (6.49%) Gradle
3 5 (6.49%) JMeter
4 4 (5.19%) Bitbucket
4 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.90%) Maven
5 3 (3.90%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.60%) Introscope
6 2 (2.60%) Subversion
7 1 (1.30%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.30%) CA Gen
7 1 (1.30%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.30%) GoCD
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.30%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Administrator
4 7 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Configuration Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.19%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.90%) Drupal Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Operational Support Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) ELK Stack
2 3 (3.90%) MCollective
2 3 (3.90%) Spring
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.60%) Middleware
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.30%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.30%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (1.30%) J2EE
4 1 (1.30%) JSON
4 1 (1.30%) RESTful
4 1 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.30%) Servlets
4 1 (1.30%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Life Science
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) CMDB
5 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.60%) LPAR
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
5 2 (2.60%) Wiki
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) iPhone
6 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
1 26 (33.77%) Unix
2 17 (22.08%) Windows
3 11 (14.29%) Solaris
4 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.49%) AIX
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.60%) Android
6 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.60%) HPUX
6 2 (2.60%) SUSE
6 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.30%) CentOS
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.30%) MVS
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) ITIL
2 22 (28.57%) Service Management
3 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (20.78%) DevOps
5 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.29%) ITSM
7 8 (10.39%) Change Control
8 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 7 (9.09%) Project Management
9 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
9 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.49%) Release Management
10 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.49%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (5.19%) Analytics
11 4 (5.19%) BDD
11 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) Java
2 11 (14.29%) Python
3 10 (12.99%) Ruby
4 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.79%) Perl
6 4 (5.19%) SQL
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.60%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.30%) Go
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) Lua
8 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.19%) EMCSA
3 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) CISSP
4 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.30%) SANS
4 1 (1.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Docker
2 5 (6.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.19%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.60%) Firmware
4 2 (2.60%) KVM
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.30%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.30%) vSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (27.27%) Puppet
2 12 (15.58%) Ansible
3 11 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.49%) logstash
4 5 (6.49%) Nagios
4 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (5.19%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (5.19%) Kibana
6 3 (3.90%) Graylog
6 3 (3.90%) yum
7 2 (2.60%) CA Wily
7 2 (2.60%) Ganglia
7 2 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.60%) nmon
7 2 (2.60%) Salt
7 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (10.39%) Splunk
4 7 (9.09%) VMware
5 5 (6.49%) Citrix
5 5 (6.49%) Google
5 5 (6.49%) HP
5 5 (6.49%) IBM
5 5 (6.49%) Veritas
6 4 (5.19%) EMC
6 4 (5.19%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.90%) CA
7 3 (3.90%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.90%) Wyse
8 2 (2.60%) Endeca
8 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.30%) Apple
9 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.30%) RightScale
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