Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 24 November 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 37 29
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 -14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 12.50% 6.36% 8.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.67% 7.01% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 12
Renfrewshire median daily rate £412 £306 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.64% -4.38% -3.76%
10th Percentile £335 £261 £227
90th Percentile £446 £340 £394
Scotland median daily rate £440 £325 £364
% change year-on-year +35.38% -10.65% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £40.00 - £36.86

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 75 371 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 85.23% 90.71% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 299 150
Renfrewshire median daily rate £340 £330 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -3.65% -1.37%
10th Percentile £165 £261 £258
90th Percentile £448 £445 £434
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £37.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.10% -25.50% -45.65%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Renfrewshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Renfrewshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Renfrewshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +29 11 £412 +34.64%
Configuration Management
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (90.91%) WSUS
2 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) IIS
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (72.73%) Software Distribution
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Service Design
6 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (90.91%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 11 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Software Distribution
2 8 (72.73%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (45.45%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) REXX
2 1 (9.09%) Tcl
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
1 10 (90.91%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft