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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 39 29 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.55% 3.41% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 4.10% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £475 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% +82.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.48 £42.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year +4.34% +21.78%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 317 293 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.09% 83.24% 75.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 195 133
Median daily rate £440 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Coventry

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Django
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 4 (36.36%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) Play Framework
3 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
4 3 (27.27%) Ansible
4 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control

Configuration Management
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (27.27%) Hudson
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) GoCD
3 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Implementation Manager
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Integration Manager
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Manager
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Integration Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
2 4 (36.36%) Django
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) Play Framework
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Fedora
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) Scala
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Korn
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Go
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Terraform
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) McKesson
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago