The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 June 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 44
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.73% 2.08% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.49% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 241 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 87.59% 83.39% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 147 208
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £11.93 £21.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.13% +6.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in East Sussex

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in East Sussex

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Brighton -2 2 - -
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (66.67%) DataStage
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
1 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Boomi
2 1 (33.33%) Grafana
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Icinga
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Boomi
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
1 1 (33.33%) Icinga
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper