The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 April 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.04% 3.01% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 3.77% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.75% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.15% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.00 £34.57
% change year-on-year +2.38% +21.51%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 88 212 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 91.67% 79.70% 81.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 141 91
Median daily rate £400 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 16
Median hourly rate £25.49 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.30% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Dorset

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Dorset

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Weymouth +2 1 - -
Configuration Management
South West

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

1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Grails

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (16.67%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Grails
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Groovy
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
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