The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.03% - 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% - 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
Configuration Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 147 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.73% 79.03% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 90
Average daily rate £363 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
Middlesex
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