The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 37 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.11% 2.87% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.45% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate £500 £378 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.45% -3.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
Configuration Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
280 174 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.59% 83.25% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 98 60
Average daily rate £500 £395 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -22.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (20.00%) vCloud
4 2 (20.00%) nginx
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (20.00%) logstash
4 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Nagios
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Environment Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Head of Digital
1 2 (20.00%) Head of Operations
1 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Asset and Configuration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Head of DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Technical Operations
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Technology
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) logstash
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VMware