The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 73 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 22 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.42% 2.55% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 3.35% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 18
Average daily rate
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£338 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £180 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.54% -25.67%
Configuration Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1137 984 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.64% 76.10% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 577 522
Average daily rate £395 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.25 £16.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £78.30 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -8 7 £314 +30.72% 1
Woking +11 4 - -
Reigate - 1 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £325 -
Camberley - 1 £350 - 2
Egham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Configuration Management
South East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) Project Management
4 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (22.00%) Oracle
7 10 (20.00%) MySQL
7 10 (20.00%) ITIL
7 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 10 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (18.00%) UNIX
8 9 (18.00%) Perl
9 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
9 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.00%) DevOps
10 7 (14.00%) MS Project
10 7 (14.00%) MS Office
10 7 (14.00%) XML
10 7 (14.00%) Release Management
10 7 (14.00%) Open Source
11 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Performance Management
11 6 (12.00%) Greenplum
11 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Degree

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (4.00%) JBoss
1 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Documentum
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) nginx
2 1 (2.00%) Lync
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (14.00%) MS Project
3 7 (14.00%) MS Office
4 3 (6.00%) Open Workbench
4 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Maximo
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) LucidChart
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) 2G
1 6 (12.00%) 3G
1 6 (12.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (8.00%) 4G
2 4 (8.00%) LTE
2 4 (8.00%) SNMP
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Telnet
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) ISDN
3 3 (6.00%) LAN
3 3 (6.00%) VoIP
3 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (6.00%) VLAN
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Ant
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) CasperJS
4 1 (2.00%) NCrunch
4 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.00%) Gradle
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.00%) PhantomJS
4 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Database Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Support
6 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Network Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) WebKit
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) JSP
4 1 (2.00%) Servlets
4 1 (2.00%) STL
4 1 (2.00%) XSL
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.00%) GWT
4 1 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.00%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Open Source
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) PMI
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) STB
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) CentOS
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Fedora
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Project Management
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (16.00%) DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) Release Management
5 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) Change Control
6 5 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Service Management
6 5 (10.00%) ETL
6 5 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.00%) Validation
7 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) Perl
3 6 (12.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) P3O
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Firmware
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.00%) Postfix
3 1 (2.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Greenplum
3 6 (12.00%) Ericsson
4 5 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (10.00%) Nortel
4 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (10.00%) Huawei
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) Google
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Lotus
7 1 (2.00%) Percona
7 1 (2.00%) Talend
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) VMware