Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 July 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 13.33% 14.94% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 19.70% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.29% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £375 £328
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.50% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £45.71 £44.40 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +25.96% -
10th Percentile £41.88 £39.35 £32.38
90th Percentile £53.45 £53.75 £37.13
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £47.20 £35.25
% change year-on-year +5.93% +33.90% -4.73%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 72 66 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 80.00% 75.86% 65.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 29
Stevenage median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +12.07%
10th Percentile £240 £221 £200
90th Percentile £500 £485 £590
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £402 £385
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 17
Stevenage median hourly rate £31.50 £44.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.05% +77.60% +38.89%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.30 £13.91
90th Percentile £53.15 £53.75 £40.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -40.00% +43.30% -0.31%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Stevenage

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Stevenage

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) C
3 8 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (58.33%) C++
5 6 (50.00%) LabWindows
5 6 (50.00%) Serena
5 6 (50.00%) RS-422
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) RIA
7 4 (33.33%) Validation
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (25.00%) Automotive
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) UML
8 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
8 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
8 3 (25.00%) Cygwin
8 3 (25.00%) Avionics
8 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
9 2 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Simulink
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) RS-422
2 2 (16.67%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (25.00%) Automotive
1 3 (25.00%) Avionics
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Validation Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Author
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) RIA
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) CMMI
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) Ada
5 1 (8.33%) Ada 95
5 1 (8.33%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ECSS
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Serena
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Rate: Competitive hourly rate
Posted: 6 days ago