The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 26 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.97% 10.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 11.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £430 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +18.75% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +15.94% +1.47%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80 79 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 77.67% 88.76% 73.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 72
Median daily rate £430 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Guildford

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Pega
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce