The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 117 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 74.07% 80.69% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 87 62
Median daily rate £338 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% +17.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Configuration Management
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet