Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 84 77
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 25 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.62% 1.48% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.74% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £275 £210 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.86% -50.59% +6.25%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £275 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -21.49% -17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 - -

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 1,283 1,263 1,206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.20% 85.17% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 654 678
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £237 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £544 £528
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 22 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -25.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.81 £9.37
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.25 £16.23
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.19% +14.29% -24.32%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (48.00%) Ansible
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) JBoss
3 10 (40.00%) Python
3 10 (40.00%) Middleware
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 10 (40.00%) Docker
4 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (36.00%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (36.00%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (36.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (36.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 9 (36.00%) Back Office
4 9 (36.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
4 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (36.00%) Amazon S3
4 9 (36.00%) TeamCity
4 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (32.00%) ITSM
5 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (32.00%) Virtual Environments
5 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (40.00%) JBoss
2 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon S3
2 9 (36.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.00%) NuoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) GitLab
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre Technician
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Data Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Process Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Process Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) ITSM
4 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (32.00%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (28.00%) Change Management
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Runbook
8 2 (8.00%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (8.00%) Validation
9 1 (4.00%) Business Process Modelling
9 1 (4.00%) Data Science
9 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Ansible
2 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy