Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 22 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 32 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -17
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.97% 4.04% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 4.56% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 16
Warrington median daily rate £535 £450 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.89% -15.09% +430.00%
10th Percentile £473 £140 £439
90th Percentile £575 £500 £1,000
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £425 £468
% change year-on-year +17.65% -9.09% +9.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 225 395 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 81.23% 88.57% 87.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 288 420
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £156 £225 £313
90th Percentile £630 £688 £706
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 11
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £8.38 £9.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Warrington

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Warrington

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Warrington

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) HTTP
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) Confluence
2 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) nginx
2 8 (72.73%) Static Code Analysis
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) Docker
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 8 (72.73%) Microservices
2 8 (72.73%) SonarQube
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (72.73%) Slack
3 7 (63.64%) Rancher
3 7 (63.64%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
3 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
3 7 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 8 (72.73%) Confluence
1 8 (72.73%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Slack
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior DevOps
1 8 (72.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Transition Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Transition Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 8 (72.73%) Microservices
2 8 (72.73%) Static Code Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Kanban
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Docker
2 7 (63.64%) Xen
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
2 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (63.64%) Rancher
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) VMware