Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 22 November 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 68 41
Rank change year-on-year +17 -27 +14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.74% 1.23% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.38% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 16
Coventry median daily rate £575 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -18.92% +32.14%
10th Percentile £296 £310 £288
90th Percentile £588 £503 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £488 £465 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% +16.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.20 - £40.00

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 626 940 576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.03% 88.68% 81.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 659 388
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £545 £541 £566
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -25.00% -31.85%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Coventry

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Coventry

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Coventry

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (69.23%) Python
1 9 (69.23%) Ruby
1 9 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) Puppet
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Google
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (23.08%) Ansible
5 3 (23.08%) Terraform
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
6 2 (15.38%) GitHub
6 2 (15.38%) Go
6 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) GitHub
3 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) ICMP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Support Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
1 9 (69.23%) Ruby
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) Go
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (46.15%) Puppet
3 3 (23.08%) Ansible
3 3 (23.08%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack