Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 105 74
Rank change year-on-year +29 -31 +22
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 17 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.48% 0.84% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.99% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £320 £353 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.22% -25.55% +15.49%
10th Percentile £251 £280 £210
90th Percentile £388 £508 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £320 £353 £474
% change year-on-year -9.22% -25.55% +15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 - £50.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -73.00% +122.22%

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 1,021 1,408 1,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.71% 84.11% 86.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 756 632
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +0.61% +6.45%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £418 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +0.85% +3.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 47 33
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.59%
10th Percentile £10.76 £9.18 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.40 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.25% +15.00% -2.79%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019, 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 (70.59%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL V3
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) CMDB
5 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) ITSM
6 4 (23.53%) Change Management
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (23.53%) Ansible
6 4 (23.53%) Terraform
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) F5
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 2 (11.76%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Nokia
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (11.76%) Linux

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 (11.76%) Confluence
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) GitLab
4 1 (5.88%) git-flow
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Change Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL Change Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Deskside Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Python Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) CMDB
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL V3
3 8 (47.06%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) ITSM
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
1 4 (23.53%) Terraform
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) Nokia
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow