The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.25% 4.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 6.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £361 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.20 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.61 £34.93 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-26.67% -8.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 81 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.15% 68.64% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 56 37
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 18
Average hourly rate £48.92 £46.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £62.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Qt
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) RIP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) RIP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) L2TP
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) RF Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) RF Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Motif
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) VMware