The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 34 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.54% 3.26% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 4.00% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £525 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.44%
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 £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
Configuration Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
211 175 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 81.47% 81.40% 80.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 123 191
Median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Ipswich -5 4 £525 +50.00% 1
Configuration Management
East of England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) RHCE
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (57.14%) vCloud
1 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
1 4 (57.14%) KVM
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) LXC
1 4 (57.14%) SFIA
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Environment And Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Environment Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) SFIA
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) RHCE
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) KVM
1 4 (57.14%) LXC
1 4 (57.14%) vCloud
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft