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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 69 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 21 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.73% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £150 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -58.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £150 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £150 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -32.43%
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
1036 826 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.50% 74.68% 69.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 424 424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £33.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Altrincham - - - -
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Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Finance
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) HTTP
5 6 (16.67%) Service Management
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) JSON
5 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Puppet
6 5 (13.89%) REST
6 5 (13.89%) Change Control
6 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (13.89%) Django
6 5 (13.89%) Windows
6 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.89%) Oracle
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 4 (11.11%) Python
7 4 (11.11%) JMS
7 4 (11.11%) EJB
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) IBM
7 4 (11.11%) HP
7 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
7 4 (11.11%) Asset Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (8.33%) JBoss
1 3 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (5.56%) Site Server
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.78%) CICS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) AMQP
3 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JUnit
1 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
1 3 (8.33%) Gradle
2 2 (5.56%) Introscope
2 2 (5.56%) PVCS
2 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Problem Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Transition Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) JSON
3 5 (13.89%) Django
3 5 (13.89%) REST
3 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 4 (11.11%) EJB
4 4 (11.11%) JMS
5 3 (8.33%) Ajax
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) Java EE
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) Play Framework
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) JAX-RS
7 1 (2.78%) HornetQ
7 1 (2.78%) GWT
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.56%) CMDB
3 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
1 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Service Management
3 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.33%) Web Design
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Kanban
6 3 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.33%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) Scala
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
1 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
2 4 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.56%) Serena
4 2 (5.56%) FatWire
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Sun
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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