Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 16 November 2018 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 33 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.87% 3.28% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 3.75% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 3
Devon median daily rate £385 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.45% +18.33% -36.84%
10th Percentile £330 £266 £208
90th Percentile £403 £500 £432
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate £51.17 £35.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year +46.19% -27.84% +16.87%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 391 507 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.00% 87.56% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 303 233
Devon median daily rate £377 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.74% +14.29% -1.48%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £185
90th Percentile £527 £548 £494
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 42
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £28.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +24.39% +48.09%
10th Percentile £9.15 £21.19 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.88 £46.75 £51.32
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.05
% change year-on-year +18.66% +20.48% -23.55%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
Exeter -5 1 £320 +11.30% 1
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LPAR
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Security Auditing
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Project Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware