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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 52 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 24 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.60% 1.15% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 1.59% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
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 £37.29 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -3.76%
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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
699 629 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.81% 72.05% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 350 242
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +6.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (47.62%) ITIL
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 15 (35.71%) CMDB
5 13 (30.95%) HP
6 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 10 (23.81%) Internet
8 9 (21.43%) Service Management
8 9 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
9 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 8 (19.05%) Remedy
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) DV Cleared
9 8 (19.05%) Finance
10 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (16.67%) MS Office
10 7 (16.67%) SLA
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (14.29%) CCNA
11 6 (14.29%) Linux
11 6 (14.29%) LAN
11 6 (14.29%) WAN

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 4 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 6 (14.29%) LAN
2 6 (14.29%) WAN
2 6 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 6 (14.29%) Wireless
3 4 (9.52%) MPLS
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) ADSL
3 4 (9.52%) AMQP
4 3 (7.14%) SNMP
5 2 (4.76%) APPN
5 2 (4.76%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Big Data
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) Gradle
2 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.52%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Selenium
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.52%) NUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.76%) PVCS
4 1 (2.38%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Network Support
3 6 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.52%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Transition Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (2.38%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
1 4 (9.52%) J2EE
1 4 (9.52%) JMS
1 4 (9.52%) EJB
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
1 4 (9.52%) WCF
1 4 (9.52%) JSON
1 4 (9.52%) Java EE
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) CMDB
2 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
4 4 (9.52%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) e-Health
6 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Ergonomics
7 1 (2.38%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Service Management
2 9 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
4 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) ITSM
5 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) Release Management
5 5 (11.90%) Network Management
6 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 4 (9.52%) User Stories
6 4 (9.52%) MapReduce
6 4 (9.52%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
3 2 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 2 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (4.76%) C
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) DV Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (14.29%) CCNA
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) OVSD
2 4 (9.52%) Vagrant
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
3 3 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.38%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) HP
3 8 (19.05%) Remedy
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.52%) Atlassian
6 3 (7.14%) CA
7 2 (4.76%) IBM