The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 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 Warrington 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 21 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.12% - 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 119 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 81.76% 75.80% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 15
Average daily rate £495 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £254 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Configuration Management
Cheshire

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (63.64%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Mercator
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) vCloud
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (18.18%) Django
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) Django
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) CSS3
2 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Mercator
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy