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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 38 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.80% 1.42% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 1.85% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £399 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £550 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £611
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
349 271 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.54% 76.77% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 119 101
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Release Management
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) SAP
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) UML
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) CRM
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (37.50%) Web Design
5 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) Data Security
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) ArchiMate

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) DataStage
3 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (6.25%) DHTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (37.50%) ArchiMate
2 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) Data Security
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 6 (37.50%) UML
2 6 (37.50%) Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) Talend
5 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (6.25%) Apigee
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Software AG