Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 February 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 72 100
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 -20
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.42% 1.88% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.13% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £320 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -16.88% +10.00%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £320 £385
% change year-on-year +28.91% -16.88% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £18.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -73.00%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 596 987 1,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 82.55% 88.44% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 600 736
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.80% +3.09%
10th Percentile £276 £245 £263
90th Percentile £575 £613 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 62 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.50 £16.83 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.90% +14.10% +5.36%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.11 £9.37
90th Percentile £19.00 £47.50 £24.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +22.03%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Milton Keynes

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Milton Keynes

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Synon

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Synon
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) AS400 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) IBM