Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 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 > Dorset
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 31 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.97% 2.35% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.04% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Dorset median daily rate £375 £450 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -17.05% +44.67%
10th Percentile £223 £281 £520
90th Percentile £583 £513 £567
South West median daily rate £420 £431 £400
% change year-on-year -2.61% +7.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Dorset median hourly rate - £46.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -
South West median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £41.65
% change year-on-year -67.74% +11.64% +4.13%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 260 263 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 84.14% 77.35% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 193 187
Dorset median daily rate £400 £350 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.49% +20.31%
10th Percentile £200 £232 £226
90th Percentile £533 £493 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 46
Dorset median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £39.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -44.47% +65.08%
10th Percentile £10.97 £14.25 £19.60
90th Percentile £48.35 £44.35 £45.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.26
% change year-on-year -16.78% -5.12% +37.75%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 January 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
Bournemouth -3 2 £288 -
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) OpenLink
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) OpenLink
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin