The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 36 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 9 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.94% 4.14% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 5.91% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
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£550 £288 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.30% -38.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -25.67%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 254 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 68.47% 70.17% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 107 125
Average daily rate £365 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.96% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 8
Average hourly rate £23.50 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.07% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -6 9 £550 +100.00% 3
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (47.62%) UNIX
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Nagios
4 6 (28.57%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (28.57%) Vagrant
4 6 (28.57%) New Relic
4 6 (28.57%) Ansible
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Salt
4 6 (28.57%) Node.js
4 6 (28.57%) OpenStack
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Serena
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (28.57%) Node.js
1 6 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.52%) ChangeMan
5 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
5 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Software Configuration Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) MSMQ
1 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (9.52%) Lucene
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) UNIX
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Release Management
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
1 6 (28.57%) Python
1 6 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
1 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (28.57%) Ansible
2 6 (28.57%) Salt
2 6 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 6 (28.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
1 6 (28.57%) New Relic
2 5 (23.81%) Serena
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) CollabNet
4 2 (9.52%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) Talend