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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 45 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 23 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.72% 1.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +17.14%
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
536 459 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.59% 80.24% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 332 455
Median daily rate £450 £420 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £129.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Kidlington - 6 £125 -
Oxford -5 5 £475 +42.32% 1
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 29 (65.91%) Puppet
2 28 (63.64%) Linux
3 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
4 24 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (54.55%) Ansible
4 24 (54.55%) MVC
5 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 22 (50.00%) nginx
7 21 (47.73%) Node.js
8 20 (45.45%) Subversion
8 20 (45.45%) MySQL
9 18 (40.91%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
9 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
10 17 (38.64%) OO
10 17 (38.64%) Refactoring
11 16 (36.36%) Web Development
11 16 (36.36%) Mercurial
11 16 (36.36%) CouchDB
11 16 (36.36%) Symfony
11 16 (36.36%) Zend
11 16 (36.36%) Release Management
11 16 (36.36%) Apache
11 16 (36.36%) PHP
11 16 (36.36%) LAMP
11 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
11 16 (36.36%) LAPP Stack
11 16 (36.36%) Redis

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 22 (50.00%) nginx
2 16 (36.36%) Apache
3 8 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
1 2 (4.55%) IPv4
1 2 (4.55%) IPv6
1 2 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) MySQL
2 18 (40.91%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
3 16 (36.36%) CouchDB
3 16 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 16 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 16 (36.36%) Redis
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) SSDT
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (45.45%) Subversion
3 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
4 16 (36.36%) Mercurial
5 8 (18.18%) Ant
5 8 (18.18%) JUnit
5 8 (18.18%) Maven
6 7 (15.91%) Mockito
7 2 (4.55%) Hudson
7 2 (4.55%) JIRA
7 2 (4.55%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.55%) NuGet
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.55%) WinDbg
8 1 (2.27%) JMeter
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.27%) WiX
General
1 2 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce Developer
3 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 10 (22.73%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Symfony Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) IT Support
5 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
2 21 (47.73%) Node.js
3 16 (36.36%) LAMP
3 16 (36.36%) LAPP Stack
3 16 (36.36%) Laravel
3 16 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
3 16 (36.36%) Memcached
3 16 (36.36%) Symfony
3 16 (36.36%) Yii
4 9 (20.45%) jQuery
4 9 (20.45%) JSF
5 8 (18.18%) Grails
5 8 (18.18%) Java EE
5 8 (18.18%) JMS
5 8 (18.18%) Play Framework
5 8 (18.18%) React
5 8 (18.18%) REST
5 8 (18.18%) Spring
5 8 (18.18%) Spring MVC
5 8 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) CMDB
1 6 (13.64%) Handset
1 6 (13.64%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) MVC
2 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (38.64%) OO
3 17 (38.64%) Refactoring
4 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (36.36%) Release Management
4 16 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 16 (36.36%) Web Development
5 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
7 7 (15.91%) SOA
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.36%) Product Management
10 3 (6.82%) Scrum
11 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.55%) Information Security
11 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) PHP
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) XPath
5 5 (11.36%) C++
6 4 (9.09%) C#
6 4 (9.09%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) C++/CLI
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) Go
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
8 2 (4.55%) Rust
8 2 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (65.91%) Puppet
2 24 (54.55%) Ansible
2 24 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (6.82%) Terraform
5 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Zend
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Perforce
5 2 (4.55%) VMware