The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 28 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.

Configuration Management
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 14 26
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.14% 7.72% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 10.61% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 5
Median daily rate £165 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.70% +6.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £331 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £414 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.32% +22.85%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 193 179 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 72.56% 72.76% 73.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 106 95
Median daily rate £425 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.15 £35.00 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +102.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.76 £13.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £112.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Derbyshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Derbyshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Derbyshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -12 10 £165 -57.69%
Alfreton - 3 £165 -
Configuration Management
East Midlands

Configuration Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 19 (86.36%) Manufacturing
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
4 12 (54.55%) Unix
5 10 (45.45%) ISO 9001
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle
5 10 (45.45%) Change Control
5 10 (45.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 10 (45.45%) QMS
6 9 (40.91%) Retail
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
6 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) VMware
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle 11i

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (22.73%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (22.73%) Demantra
3 5 (22.73%) SnowdropKCS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (9.09%) DTS
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (9.09%) JDeveloper
General
1 19 (86.36%) Manufacturing
2 9 (40.91%) Retail
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Publishing
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Project Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
4 5 (22.73%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Development Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Development Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) Software Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) HPUX
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Change Control
1 10 (45.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 10 (45.45%) QMS
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
4 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
6 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Document Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (4.55%) Server Building
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Siemens
4 3 (13.64%) PTC
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow