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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 35 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 17 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.61% 11.11% 14.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.30% 12.24% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 20
Median daily rate £300 £295 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -2.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £330 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
Scotland

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
233 98 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.66% 90.74% 85.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 51 115
Median daily rate £325 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £220 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £34.25 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -79.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 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
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Erskine -22 17 £300 +1.69%
Configuration Management
Scotland

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 29 (80.56%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) Release Management
3 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
5 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 17 (47.22%) ITIL V3
6 17 (47.22%) C++
6 17 (47.22%) Java
7 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
8 14 (38.89%) jQuery
8 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
8 14 (38.89%) VB6
8 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 14 (38.89%) VB
8 14 (38.89%) VB.NET
8 14 (38.89%) VBA
8 14 (38.89%) .NET
8 14 (38.89%) C#
8 14 (38.89%) ILOG
9 10 (27.78%) CMDB
9 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (25.00%) SQL
10 9 (25.00%) Solaris
11 7 (19.44%) Linux
11 7 (19.44%) Change Management
12 6 (16.67%) Unix
12 6 (16.67%) SAN
12 6 (16.67%) HP
13 5 (13.89%) Citrix
13 5 (13.89%) Active Directory

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) AquaLogic
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) Tuxedo
2 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) IPsec
2 4 (11.11%) NAS
3 3 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.56%) LDAP
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Build Forge
2 2 (5.56%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.56%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Support
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Web Applications Support
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Web Applications Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
1 14 (38.89%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (8.33%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) LAMP
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) CMDB
1 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Solaris
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) AIX
4 3 (8.33%) OS/390
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) Release Management
3 17 (47.22%) ITIL V3
4 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Time Management
7 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Server Building
7 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Distribution
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Software License Management
7 4 (11.11%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) C++
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) VB
2 14 (38.89%) VB.NET
2 14 (38.89%) VB6
2 14 (38.89%) VBA
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) C-shell
6 2 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Samba
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Netcool
1 4 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) ILOG
2 6 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Veritas
5 3 (8.33%) Axway
5 3 (8.33%) Fujitsu
5 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.33%) Sun
6 2 (5.56%) VMware