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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 74 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 21 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 0.97% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.33% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-23.34% -7.89%
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
1236 901 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.32% 72.84% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 511 451
Average daily rate £377 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 36
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 August 2015. 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
Vacancies
Bolton -1 1 - -
Salford - 1 £645 -
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 20 (33.33%) UNIX
2 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.67%) Windows
4 15 (25.00%) Migration
5 14 (23.33%) Finance
6 13 (21.67%) Linux
6 13 (21.67%) Oracle
6 13 (21.67%) IBM
7 12 (20.00%) VMware
7 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (18.33%) Base SAS
8 11 (18.33%) Data Extraction
8 11 (18.33%) IBM Mainframe
8 11 (18.33%) Data Analysis
8 11 (18.33%) Puppet
8 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database
8 11 (18.33%) Internet
8 11 (18.33%) Mainframe
8 11 (18.33%) SAS
8 11 (18.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 10 (16.67%) IIS
9 10 (16.67%) Firewall
9 10 (16.67%) Change Control
9 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (15.00%) Java
10 9 (15.00%) Cisco
10 9 (15.00%) Citrix
10 9 (15.00%) Data Centre

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 11 (18.33%) SAS
2 10 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.67%) Confluence
4 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.00%) Jetty
4 3 (5.00%) nginx
4 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.33%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP PS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) Route 53
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Internet
2 10 (16.67%) Firewall
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (11.67%) NAS
4 7 (11.67%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (11.67%) Wireless
4 7 (11.67%) VPLS
4 7 (11.67%) iSCSI
4 7 (11.67%) MPLS
4 7 (11.67%) OSPF
4 7 (11.67%) BGP
4 7 (11.67%) EIGRP
4 7 (11.67%) WAN
4 7 (11.67%) SAN
4 7 (11.67%) DMZ
5 5 (8.33%) HTTP
6 4 (6.67%) DHCP
6 4 (6.67%) DNS
6 4 (6.67%) AMQP
7 3 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Base SAS
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database
1 11 (18.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.67%) Big Data
6 2 (3.33%) DB2
6 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.33%) Subversion
3 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.67%) Gradle
3 4 (6.67%) Ant
3 4 (6.67%) JUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) Hudson
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Architect
3 10 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 9 (15.00%) SAS Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Designer
7 3 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Programmer
8 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Service Transition Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.33%) PMO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) J2EE
2 4 (6.67%) EJB
2 4 (6.67%) JMS
2 4 (6.67%) Java EE
2 4 (6.67%) JSON
3 3 (5.00%) HTML
3 3 (5.00%) Servlets
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (1.67%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.67%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) XSLT
5 1 (1.67%) XHTML
5 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.67%) Ajax
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) LINQ
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Mainframe
1 11 (18.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 11 (18.33%) Data Extraction
2 9 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.67%) Replication
4 7 (11.67%) Clustering
4 7 (11.67%) EMC VNX
4 7 (11.67%) Celerra
4 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Life Science
6 2 (3.33%) VSAM
6 2 (3.33%) PKI
7 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) UNIX
2 16 (26.67%) Windows
3 13 (21.67%) Linux
4 7 (11.67%) Solaris
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.33%) zOS
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Migration
2 11 (18.33%) Data Analysis
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) Change Control
4 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
4 8 (13.33%) System Testing
4 8 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.67%) Service Management
5 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.00%) DevOps
6 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.00%) Change Management
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.33%) Scrum
7 5 (8.33%) Transition Management
7 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.33%) Open Source
8 4 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) REXX
3 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) PHP
4 2 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
5 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.33%) CISSP
3 2 (3.33%) CISM
3 2 (3.33%) CISMP
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.67%) Terminal Services
3 7 (11.67%) VMware ESX
3 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.67%) XenApp
3 7 (11.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (3.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) IBM
3 12 (20.00%) VMware
4 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.00%) Citrix
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco
5 7 (11.67%) EMC
5 7 (11.67%) Nortel
5 7 (11.67%) SolarWinds
6 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.67%) Atlassian
8 3 (5.00%) Google
8 3 (5.00%) Avaya
9 2 (3.33%) CA
9 2 (3.33%) Clearswift
9 2 (3.33%) HP
9 2 (3.33%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
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