Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Configuration Management
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 56 51
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 16 32 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 2.59% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 3.21% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 48
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £550 £469 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% +25.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £449 £313 £263
90th Percentile £645 £538 £425
East of England median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.35 £45.95 £34.00
% change year-on-year -1.30% +35.15% -8.11%

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 957 996 1240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 81.31% 80.65% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 584 696
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £413 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.38% -1.38%
10th Percentile £200 £264 £247
90th Percentile £517 £538 £519
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 66 95
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £24.50 £37.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.23% +136.21% -47.43%
10th Percentile £12.13 £9.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £48.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +8.70% -16.36%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Configuration Management in Cambridgeshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 10 £465 -2.11% 4
Peterborough - 1 - -
Configuration Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Python
1 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 4 (25.00%) Firmware
4 3 (18.75%) Tcl
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Bugzilla
4 3 (18.75%) RMADS
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
4 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
4 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 2 (12.50%) API Design
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (12.50%) MyBatis
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 4 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Bugzilla
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Development Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Development Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Test Development Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) ICT Support
2 2 (12.50%) ICT Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) ICT Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) Ehcache
1 2 (12.50%) MyBatis
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
1 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
1 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
1 2 (12.50%) Spring Security
2 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
2 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) API Design
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Order to Cash
5 1 (6.25%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Tcl
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) CLAS
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (18.75%) RMADS
2 2 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Capita
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) PagerDuty
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) SAP