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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 29 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.78% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.76% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £346 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +13.10%
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
West Midlands

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
193 131 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.78% 86.75% 61.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 87 54
Median daily rate £345 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.35 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.91% -39.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leek +4 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £462 -
Configuration Management
West Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) VxWorks

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 1 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 1 (14.29%) WSO2