The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 43 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.67% 0.98% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.20% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £300 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +12.48%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
465 415 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.89% 81.37% 82.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 337 343
Median daily rate £475 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £145 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 26
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxford +2 3 £375 +53.84% 3
Kidlington - 3 £135 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 29 (69.05%) Puppet
2 28 (66.67%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (54.76%) Node.js
4 23 (54.76%) AngularJS
4 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 22 (52.38%) MVC
5 22 (52.38%) Ansible
6 20 (47.62%) MySQL
6 20 (47.62%) nginx
6 20 (47.62%) Subversion
7 18 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
8 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
9 15 (35.71%) Refactoring
10 14 (33.33%) Symfony
10 14 (33.33%) Zend
10 14 (33.33%) Release Management
10 14 (33.33%) Mercurial
10 14 (33.33%) CouchDB
10 14 (33.33%) Web Development
10 14 (33.33%) LAMP
10 14 (33.33%) PHP
10 14 (33.33%) SQL
10 14 (33.33%) Apache
10 14 (33.33%) OO
10 14 (33.33%) Laravel
10 14 (33.33%) Redis
10 14 (33.33%) Web Application Development

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 20 (47.62%) nginx
2 14 (33.33%) Apache
3 8 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (4.76%) GitHub
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) IPv4
1 4 (9.52%) IPv6
1 4 (9.52%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 18 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
4 14 (33.33%) CouchDB
4 14 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 14 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 14 (33.33%) Redis
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) SSDT
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (47.62%) Subversion
3 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
4 14 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 8 (19.05%) Ant
5 8 (19.05%) JUnit
5 8 (19.05%) Maven
6 7 (16.67%) Mockito
7 2 (4.76%) Hudson
7 2 (4.76%) JIRA
7 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.76%) NuGet
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.76%) WinDbg
8 1 (2.38%) JMeter
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.38%) WiX
General
1 2 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 12 (28.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Symfony Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
5 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 6 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) IT Support
7 4 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Angular Developer
8 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) AngularJS
1 23 (54.76%) Node.js
2 14 (33.33%) LAMP
2 14 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 14 (33.33%) Laravel
2 14 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 14 (33.33%) Memcached
2 14 (33.33%) Symfony
2 14 (33.33%) Yii
3 9 (21.43%) jQuery
3 9 (21.43%) JSF
4 8 (19.05%) Grails
4 8 (19.05%) Java EE
4 8 (19.05%) JMS
4 8 (19.05%) Play Framework
4 8 (19.05%) React
4 8 (19.05%) REST
4 8 (19.05%) Spring
4 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
4 8 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) CMDB
1 5 (11.90%) Handset
1 5 (11.90%) Smartphone
2 4 (9.52%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (52.38%) MVC
3 15 (35.71%) Refactoring
4 14 (33.33%) OO
4 14 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (33.33%) Release Management
4 14 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 14 (33.33%) Web Development
5 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 7 (16.67%) SOA
7 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.90%) Product Management
9 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (7.14%) DevOps
10 3 (7.14%) Scrum
11 2 (4.76%) Change Management
11 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) PHP
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) XPath
4 6 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) C++/CLI
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) Go
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) Rust
7 2 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (69.05%) Puppet
2 24 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (52.38%) Ansible
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (7.14%) Terraform
6 2 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Zend
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Perforce
5 2 (4.76%) VMware