The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 9 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.45% 3.23% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% 3.70% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
Configuration Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 69.35% 87.10% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
Average daily rate £500 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 7
Average hourly rate £49.50 £36.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.61% +82.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £36.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) ETL
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) ION Trading
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Serena
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Automotive
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 2 (14.29%) UML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) LabWindows
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) RS-422
1 2 (14.29%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
1 2 (14.29%) Avionics
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ETL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) CMDB
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ETL
1 7 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 2 (14.29%) ANSI C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ECSS
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) ION Trading
3 3 (21.43%) Serena
4 2 (14.29%) BMC
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy