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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 54 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 9 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.52% 2.22% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.82% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £165 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.00% +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
South East

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
467 602 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.89% 78.59% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 421 236
Median daily rate £420 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.10 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 3 £388 -22.50%
Kidlington - 3 £125 -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Handset
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
3 4 (26.67%) CMDB
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (20.00%) VSAT
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Billing
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (6.67%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (6.67%) Heroku
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) ADSL
2 3 (20.00%) CTI
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) FTP
2 3 (20.00%) ISDN
2 3 (20.00%) MPLS
2 3 (20.00%) MRTG
2 3 (20.00%) PBX
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) VSAT
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) CouchDB
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) CircleCI
3 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Billing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
1 2 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (13.33%) Laravel
1 2 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (13.33%) Memcached
1 2 (13.33%) Symfony
1 2 (13.33%) Yii
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) Akka
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Kafka
2 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
2 1 (6.67%) spray
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CMDB
1 4 (26.67%) Handset
1 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) EPoS
4 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) CMMI
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (6.67%) Mesos
5 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (13.33%) Zend
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL