The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 45 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.67% 1.96% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 2.44% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.59%
Configuration Management
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
234 287 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.52% 80.17% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 241 97
Median daily rate £410 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.86% +158.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) CTI
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) ISDN
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) VSAT
2 2 (40.00%) MRTG
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (20.00%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (20.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) CTI
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) ISDN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) MRTG
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) VSAT
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CircleCI
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Akka
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (20.00%) spray
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CoreOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) Mesos
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware