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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 16 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 16 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.44% 6.27% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.06% 7.40% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 6
Median daily rate - £385 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.59%
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
159 311 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 73.95% 84.74% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 232 200
Median daily rate £390 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £40.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 29 June 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 18 (66.67%) Puppet
2 15 (55.56%) DevOps
3 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) Unix
4 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 11 (40.74%) Ruby
5 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) Scrum
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
8 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
8 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
9 7 (25.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
10 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
10 6 (22.22%) Serena
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 4 (14.81%) VMS

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 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) IaaS
2 4 (14.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) IPsec
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) HDInsight
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
3 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
4 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (11.11%) DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) ICT Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.81%) VMS
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Use Case
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.41%) High Availability
7 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.70%) Process Management
8 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
2 12 (44.44%) Python
3 11 (40.74%) Ruby
4 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) CCSA
2 1 (3.70%) CCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 6 (22.22%) Serena
5 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) IronPort
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Nokia
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Octopus Computer Associates
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