The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 29 March 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 44 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 73 93 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.90% 4.19% 5.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.25% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 52
Median daily rate £410 £399 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% +9.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £424 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £404 £375
% change year-on-year +8.66% +7.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.83 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.14% +19.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +1.16% +24.63%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1492 1771 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.62% 79.88% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 1197 1004
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 68 86
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Configuration Management in Hampshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hook +4 15 £350 +16.66% 1
Portsmouth +4 13 £563 - 1
Winchester +8 6 £425 +70.00%
Fareham - 6 £600 - 1
Basingstoke +3 5 £460 +8.23%
Andover - 2 £400 -
Southampton -5 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £440 -
Havant - 1 - -
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 75 (54.74%) Security Cleared
2 55 (40.15%) SC Cleared
3 40 (29.20%) ITIL
4 35 (25.55%) VMware
5 34 (24.82%) Linux
6 31 (22.63%) Service Management
7 29 (21.17%) IaaS
8 27 (19.71%) PaaS
9 26 (18.98%) SQL
9 26 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (18.25%) CMDB
11 24 (17.52%) Release Management
12 23 (16.79%) Service Design
13 21 (15.33%) Scrum
13 21 (15.33%) Windows
14 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
15 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
16 18 (13.14%) Project Management
17 16 (11.68%) C++
17 16 (11.68%) Validation
17 16 (11.68%) Root Cause Analysis
17 16 (11.68%) User Stories
18 15 (10.95%) DV Cleared
18 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
19 14 (10.22%) C
19 14 (10.22%) ClearCase
19 14 (10.22%) Degree
20 13 (9.49%) Change Management
20 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
20 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (3.65%) JBoss
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.17%) IaaS
2 27 (19.71%) PaaS
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.46%) SaaS
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.03%) LAN
1 11 (8.03%) NAS
2 9 (6.57%) IPsec
3 8 (5.84%) SAN
4 7 (5.11%) Firewall
5 6 (4.38%) HTTP
6 5 (3.65%) DNS
6 5 (3.65%) FTP
6 5 (3.65%) SNMP
6 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.65%) WAN
7 4 (2.92%) DVB
7 4 (2.92%) VPN
8 3 (2.19%) DHCP
8 3 (2.19%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.19%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.46%) Network Security
9 2 (1.46%) VLAN
9 2 (1.46%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) MySQL
2 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (10.22%) ClearCase
2 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.57%) Ant
4 8 (5.84%) JIRA
4 8 (5.84%) Subversion
4 8 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.84%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.38%) CppUnit
5 6 (4.38%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.38%) GoogleTest
5 6 (4.38%) NUnit
5 6 (4.38%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.65%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.65%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (3.65%) StarTeam
7 4 (2.92%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.46%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.73%) QUnit
General
1 9 (6.57%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.38%) Military
4 5 (3.65%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Electronics
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
5 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (10.22%) Developer
1 14 (10.22%) Integration Engineer
2 12 (8.76%) Architect
3 8 (5.84%) Software Engineer
4 7 (5.11%) C++ Developer
4 7 (5.11%) Consultant
4 7 (5.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (5.11%) Java Developer
4 7 (5.11%) Network Engineer
5 6 (4.38%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (4.38%) C++/Java Developer
5 6 (4.38%) Configuration Engineer
5 6 (4.38%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (4.38%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (4.38%) Service Architect
5 6 (4.38%) Software Developer
5 6 (4.38%) Systems Architect
6 5 (3.65%) Design Engineer
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (3.65%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) HTML
2 9 (6.57%) XML
3 8 (5.84%) .NET
4 6 (4.38%) Ajax
4 6 (4.38%) MFC
4 6 (4.38%) WCF
4 6 (4.38%) XML Messaging
5 5 (3.65%) CSS
5 5 (3.65%) jQuery
6 3 (2.19%) REST
6 3 (2.19%) Spring
7 2 (1.46%) CGI
7 2 (1.46%) Dojo
7 2 (1.46%) HTML5
7 2 (1.46%) JSON
7 2 (1.46%) Node.js
7 2 (1.46%) RESTful
7 2 (1.46%) SOAP
7 2 (1.46%) Spring MVC
7 2 (1.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) CMDB
2 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.03%) Clustering
4 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.84%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.84%) Replication
5 8 (5.84%) Smart Meter
6 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.38%) Derivative
7 4 (2.92%) STB
7 4 (2.92%) Taxonomies
8 3 (2.19%) Digital TV
8 3 (2.19%) Life Science
9 2 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.46%) MPEG
10 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.73%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.73%) PKI
10 1 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.82%) Linux
2 21 (15.33%) Windows
3 12 (8.76%) Solaris
4 11 (8.03%) Unix
5 8 (5.84%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.38%) Windows 10
6 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.46%) CentOS
8 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.20%) ITIL
2 31 (22.63%) Service Management
3 26 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (17.52%) Release Management
5 23 (16.79%) Service Design
6 21 (15.33%) Scrum
7 18 (13.14%) Project Management
8 16 (11.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (11.68%) User Stories
8 16 (11.68%) Validation
9 13 (9.49%) Change Management
10 12 (8.76%) DevOps
11 11 (8.03%) Data Modelling
11 11 (8.03%) UML
12 10 (7.30%) Server Building
12 10 (7.30%) SOA
12 10 (7.30%) Software Distribution
12 10 (7.30%) Software Engineering
13 9 (6.57%) MVC
13 9 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.98%) SQL
2 16 (11.68%) C++
3 14 (10.22%) C
4 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.76%) Java
6 11 (8.03%) C#
7 10 (7.30%) Python
8 9 (6.57%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.84%) Perl
10 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.92%) VBScript
12 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.46%) PHP
12 2 (1.46%) Ruby
13 1 (0.73%) Groovy
13 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (54.74%) Security Cleared
2 55 (40.15%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.95%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.22%) Degree
5 9 (6.57%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.65%) CCNA
6 5 (3.65%) CCNP
6 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.46%) RHCE
8 1 (0.73%) APMP
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 5 (3.65%) PMO
3 3 (2.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) Docker
3 4 (2.92%) vSphere
4 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.73%) XenApp
5 1 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Netcool
1 8 (5.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (5.84%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.11%) Puppet
2 7 (5.11%) SCCM
3 5 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.19%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.46%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.46%) SCSM
5 2 (1.46%) WSUS
6 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.73%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (25.55%) VMware
2 20 (14.60%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.03%) CA
4 10 (7.30%) Citrix
5 9 (6.57%) SAP
6 8 (5.84%) Cisco
6 8 (5.84%) Veritas
7 7 (5.11%) Remedy
8 6 (4.38%) Oracle
8 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.38%) Telerik
9 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.19%) Dell
9 3 (2.19%) Intel Security
9 3 (2.19%) Juniper
9 3 (2.19%) Splunk
10 2 (1.46%) Altiris
10 2 (1.46%) Arqiva
10 2 (1.46%) BMC
10 2 (1.46%) SaltStack
Hook, Hampshire
Rullion
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago