Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 23 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.31% 4.33% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 5.26% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 17
Warrington median daily rate £525 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% +18.89% -15.89%
10th Percentile £513 £473 £140
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -8.60%
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 198 228 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 86.46% 82.31% 89.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 154 300
Warrington median daily rate £395 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -11.11% -3.74%
10th Percentile £206 £157 £225
90th Percentile £564 £628 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 11
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +100.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £9.35 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £66.13 £33.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.60 £15.84 £18.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.38% +5.71%

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 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 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Web Operations
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat

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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Web Operations
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk