The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 25 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 5 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.30% 1.47% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.82% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Median daily rate £350 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £360 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £372 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.23 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 275 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.19% 80.65% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 193 202
Median daily rate £400 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.70 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.21% +76.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.97 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £48.23 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (38.10%) DevOps
4 7 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 6 (28.57%) Unix
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Use Case
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) IaaS
6 5 (23.81%) PaaS
6 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 4 (19.05%) SCCM
7 4 (19.05%) SCOM
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) VMS
7 4 (19.05%) Ruby
8 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
2 5 (23.81%) PaaS
3 4 (19.05%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) HDInsight
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.76%) MSI
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.76%) WiX
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.76%) Breeze.js
2 1 (4.76%) Durandal
2 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.76%) Express
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) Kendo UI
2 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.76%) React
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) VMS
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Use Case
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Fit Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Process Management
7 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Serena