Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 17 December 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
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 10.71% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £468 £400
% change year-on-year +1.44% +17.06% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate £20.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.20 - £40.00

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 Walsall with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 23 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 82.14% 71.88% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 14
Walsall median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14% +6.87%
10th Percentile £206 £118 £229
90th Percentile £590 £451 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Walsall median hourly rate £20.00 £11.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.44% -35.23% +67.30%
10th Percentile £15.49 £10.13 £16.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £15.20 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.06 £18.39 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.27% -8.05% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Walsall

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Walsall

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (33.33%) Postfix
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Nmap
3 1 (33.33%) Squid
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) PABX
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) NEC