The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 28 June 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
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 15 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 4 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 4.08% 9.38% 8.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 9.55% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £613 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.53% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +18.75% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year +1.26% +18.79%  

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 Staines with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 95 157 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 96.94% 98.13% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 150 102
Median daily rate £475 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £602 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +146.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £35.00 £12.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Staines

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Staines

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Staines

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Staines region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (36.36%) Confluence
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 4 (36.36%) GitHub
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
3 4 (36.36%) Docker
3 4 (36.36%) git-flow
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Spring Cloud
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
5 2 (18.18%) API Development
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 2 (18.18%) Finance

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
1 4 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (36.36%) GitHub
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) git-flow
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
1 3 (27.27%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) API Development
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow