The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 60 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% 0.93% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.15% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £443 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £227 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £335 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
Configuration Management
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
543 693 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.68% 80.30% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 432 443
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 19
Median hourly rate £11.12 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (61.54%) DNS
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (53.85%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
2 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) B2B
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) FTP
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
2 7 (53.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (53.85%) IronPort
2 7 (53.85%) ProjectWise
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 7 (53.85%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) ProjectWise
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (7.69%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (7.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) FTP
2 7 (53.85%) Internet
2 7 (53.85%) NetScaler
2 7 (53.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) CircleCI
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Change Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Akka
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
2 1 (7.69%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) CoreOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) B2B
1 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Mesos
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) F5
2 7 (53.85%) IronPort
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) VMware