Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 January 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 36 62
Rank change year-on-year +8 +26 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 72 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.24% 4.41% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 5.01% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 11
West Sussex median daily rate £575 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.49% -0.56% +104.55%
10th Percentile £404 £336 £316
90th Percentile £845 £650 £613
South East median daily rate £500 £460 £400
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 - £44.00
10th Percentile £48.75 - £42.00
90th Percentile £67.25 - £46.00
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.54% -5.56% +12.50%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 907 958 1,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.16% 88.05% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 548 688
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £253 £284 £268
90th Percentile £575 £549 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 28 38
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27% +66.67%
10th Percentile £22.01 £28.50 £12.85
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in West Sussex

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in West Sussex

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in West Sussex

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in West Sussex

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Configuration Management in West Sussex

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +1 35 £518 -5.86% 4
Gatwick +7 14 £600 +60.00%
Crawley +1 9 £750 -
Horsham - 1 - - 2
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 44 (61.11%) Linux
2 41 (56.94%) Test Automation
3 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (48.61%) Scrum
5 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
6 30 (41.67%) Relational Database
7 29 (40.28%) HTTP
7 29 (40.28%) Java
8 28 (38.89%) Subversion
9 27 (37.50%) Web Development
10 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (29.17%) Windows
12 20 (27.78%) Unix
12 20 (27.78%) Scala
12 20 (27.78%) SDLC
13 19 (26.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (26.39%) Ruby
13 19 (26.39%) HTML
13 19 (26.39%) CSS
14 18 (25.00%) Mac OS X
14 18 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
14 18 (25.00%) REST
15 17 (23.61%) Open Source
15 17 (23.61%) DevOps
15 17 (23.61%) Play Framework
15 17 (23.61%) JSON
16 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 16 (22.22%) HTML5
17 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
17 15 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (12.50%) Confluence
2 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Alfresco
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) IaaS
2 8 (11.11%) iPaaS
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.11%) SaaS
2 8 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
3 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) HTTP
2 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) VoIP
3 2 (2.78%) SSL
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
2 28 (38.89%) Subversion
3 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (15.28%) JUnit
5 10 (13.89%) Bitbucket
5 10 (13.89%) SonarQube
6 9 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (2.78%) Ant
7 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.78%) Gatling
7 2 (2.78%) Grunt
7 2 (2.78%) gulp
7 2 (2.78%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.78%) Selenium
7 2 (2.78%) Sublime Text
8 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Developer
2 24 (33.33%) Architect
3 14 (19.44%) Scala Developer
4 13 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (15.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Technical Architect
7 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.72%) AWS Architect
9 6 (8.33%) Agile Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Digital Architect
11 4 (5.56%) Linux Developer
11 4 (5.56%) MuleSoft Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Security Architect
12 3 (4.17%) Java Scala Developer
12 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
13 2 (2.78%) AWS Solutions Architect
13 2 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
13 2 (2.78%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.39%) CSS
1 19 (26.39%) HTML
2 18 (25.00%) REST
3 17 (23.61%) JSON
3 17 (23.61%) Play Framework
4 16 (22.22%) HTML5
5 15 (20.83%) Django
5 15 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
6 14 (19.44%) Ajax
6 14 (19.44%) CSS3
7 12 (16.67%) Spring
8 10 (13.89%) RESTful
9 9 (12.50%) Guice
9 9 (12.50%) Spring MVC
10 8 (11.11%) Web Services
11 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.17%) JSP
11 3 (4.17%) MCollective
11 3 (4.17%) Node.js
12 2 (2.78%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Clustering
4 6 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.11%) Linux
2 21 (29.17%) Windows
3 20 (27.78%) Unix
4 18 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.17%) CentOS
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Test Automation
2 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (48.61%) Scrum
4 27 (37.50%) Web Development
5 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (27.78%) SDLC
7 19 (26.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 17 (23.61%) DevOps
9 17 (23.61%) Open Source
10 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
10 15 (20.83%) TOGAF
11 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
12 12 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 12 (16.67%) Web Design
13 11 (15.28%) BPMN
13 11 (15.28%) Code Coverage
13 11 (15.28%) Process Management
13 11 (15.28%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) Scala
3 19 (26.39%) Ruby
4 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) Python
6 4 (5.56%) C#
7 3 (4.17%) SQL
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) Haskell
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) CCNA
2 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.72%) MCSE
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) NCDA
4 1 (1.39%) NCSIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 8 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (6.94%) Puppet
3 3 (4.17%) Ansible
3 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.78%) Grafana
4 2 (2.78%) Kibana
5 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Google
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle
4 8 (11.11%) SAP
4 8 (11.11%) Workday
5 7 (9.72%) 3PAR
5 7 (9.72%) HP
6 4 (5.56%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.78%) Adobe
7 2 (2.78%) webMethods
8 1 (1.39%) NetApp
8 1 (1.39%) SaltStack