The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Taunton region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 35 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 0.94% 2.63% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 4.88% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.31 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 81.13% 53.95% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 13 19
Average daily rate £350 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.31 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Configuration Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) assyst
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Communications Security
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) assyst
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Communications Security
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440