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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 55 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 0.94% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.17% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Median daily rate £475 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £227 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £335 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
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
546 768 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.61% 79.92% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 464 407
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.68 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.80 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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
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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
1 9 (47.37%) Service Management
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
3 7 (36.84%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
3 7 (36.84%) Skype for Business
3 7 (36.84%) F5
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
3 7 (36.84%) ProjectWise
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
3 7 (36.84%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (36.84%) IronPort
3 7 (36.84%) B2B
3 7 (36.84%) SSL
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) FTP
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint

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 (36.84%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) ProjectWise
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (5.26%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (5.26%) Heroku
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) FTP
2 7 (36.84%) Internet
2 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
2 7 (36.84%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (36.84%) SSL
2 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) CircleCI
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Change Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Akka
2 1 (5.26%) Kafka
2 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
2 1 (5.26%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) CoreOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
1 9 (47.37%) Service Management
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
3 7 (36.84%) B2B
3 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
5 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 5 (26.32%) ITSM
6 4 (21.05%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (21.05%) Operations Management
6 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 4 (21.05%) Service Design
7 3 (15.79%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Mesos
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
2 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) F5
2 7 (36.84%) IronPort
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware