The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 31 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 15 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.49% 4.24% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 5.71% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.17%
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 £34.57 £37.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.30% -0.56%
Configuration Management
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
335 245 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 77.91% 74.24% 69.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 103 103
Average daily rate £393 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Ruby
3 11 (55.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) Puppet
5 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (40.00%) Ansible
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Maven
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) Release Management
8 4 (20.00%) Redis
8 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (20.00%) Hudson
8 4 (20.00%) Apache Qpid
8 4 (20.00%) Node.js
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) Nagios
8 4 (20.00%) Vagrant

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Qpid
1 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Redis
1 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) OLTP
3 1 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
3 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Hudson
4 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (5.00%) ChangeMan
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) HACMP
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Release Management
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) Process Management
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) ETL
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Ruby
2 11 (55.00%) Python
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) AWK
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 8 (40.00%) Ansible
3 4 (20.00%) Nagios
3 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (20.00%) Salt
4 3 (15.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
1 4 (20.00%) SaltStack
1 4 (20.00%) New Relic
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp