The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 30 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.90% 2.56% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 3.40% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
Configuration Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
321 265 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 84.70% 75.50% 83.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 187 193
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £18.75 £20.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +48.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 6 £450 -10.00%
Corby - 1 - - 1
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Subversion
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (35.71%) Puppet
4 5 (35.71%) Docker
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) AWK
5 4 (28.57%) Endeca
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
6 3 (21.43%) B2B

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) nginx
2 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (7.14%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) CircleCI
5 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solr Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Akka
1 1 (7.14%) Kafka
1 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
1 1 (7.14%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) B2B
5 3 (21.43%) B2C
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
5 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) AWK
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Mesos
2 1 (7.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Endeca
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) hybris