The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 30 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.15% 0.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £345 £416 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +15.87%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 232 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.14% 72.50% 59.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 108 58
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £224 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £66.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Liverpool +1 7 £345 -16.98% 1
Configuration Management
North West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) XenApp
5 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (18.18%) IVR
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) SNMP
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SNMP
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Informix Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Packer
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sun
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 26 days ago