The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 10 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 25 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 20.00% - 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.93% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
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£344 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -25.67%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 91.20% 76.67% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 31 26
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
3 32 (68.09%) SC Cleared
3 32 (68.09%) Citrix
4 30 (63.83%) Active Directory
5 28 (59.57%) IPsec
6 26 (55.32%) Linux
7 24 (51.06%) SAN
8 23 (48.94%) Solaris
9 22 (46.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 20 (42.55%) Netcool
10 20 (42.55%) Veritas
10 20 (42.55%) Tivoli
10 20 (42.55%) Clustering
10 20 (42.55%) NAS
10 20 (42.55%) Software Distribution
11 14 (29.79%) VMware
12 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
14 8 (17.02%) ITIL
14 8 (17.02%) HP
15 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
15 7 (14.89%) Oracle
15 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
16 5 (10.64%) Change Management
16 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
17 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
17 4 (8.51%) KVM
17 4 (8.51%) RHEV
17 4 (8.51%) Change Data Capture

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) IPsec
2 24 (51.06%) SAN
3 20 (42.55%) NAS
4 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 4 (8.51%) DHCP
4 4 (8.51%) DNS
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 3 (6.38%) LAN
5 3 (6.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Release Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Test Specialist
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Middleware
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 4 (8.51%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.51%) CMDB
3 4 (8.51%) Thin Client
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 23 (48.94%) Solaris
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) AIX
3 4 (8.51%) HPUX
4 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Software Distribution
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.38%) Release Management
5 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.26%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V2
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) Perl
2 3 (6.38%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) VBScript
4 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 32 (68.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 30 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.51%) KVM
4 4 (8.51%) RHEV
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (46.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (42.55%) Netcool
2 20 (42.55%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.26%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.13%) WMI
4 1 (2.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Citrix
2 20 (42.55%) Veritas
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) HP
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) CA
7 1 (2.13%) Borland
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