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 3 months to 28 April 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 27 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.75% 6.34% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 7.03% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 11
Median daily rate £520 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.55% +48.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £306 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.75% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.45 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.00 £34.57
% change year-on-year +2.38% +21.51%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 504 683 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.73% 90.22% 84.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 429 335
Median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £516 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Median hourly rate £57.00 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.55% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +3 8 £550 +103.70%
Worthing -1 8 £512 +13.66% 1
Crawley +6 3 £353 -17.05% 1
East Grinstead - 3 £520 -
Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 37 (66.07%) HTML
4 35 (62.50%) Linux
5 30 (53.57%) HTTP
5 30 (53.57%) CSS
5 30 (53.57%) Scala
6 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
7 25 (44.64%) Relational Database
8 24 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 24 (42.86%) Web Design
8 24 (42.86%) Web Development
9 23 (41.07%) Subversion
9 23 (41.07%) Unix
10 21 (37.50%) Open Source
11 20 (35.71%) Jenkins
11 20 (35.71%) Scrum
12 19 (33.93%) Python
13 17 (30.36%) Java
14 16 (28.57%) Visualisation
14 16 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
15 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (26.79%) Play Framework
15 15 (26.79%) Ruby
15 15 (26.79%) JIRA
16 14 (25.00%) JSON
16 14 (25.00%) Google
16 14 (25.00%) Spring
16 14 (25.00%) Automated Testing
16 14 (25.00%) Perl

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 13 (23.21%) Apache
1 13 (23.21%) Confluence
1 13 (23.21%) nginx
1 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
1 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.71%) JBoss
3 5 (8.93%) SAP Portal
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (1.79%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) GitHub
1 6 (10.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (53.57%) HTTP
2 6 (10.71%) SSL
2 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (41.07%) Subversion
3 20 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 15 (26.79%) JIRA
5 10 (17.86%) JUnit
6 7 (12.50%) ProC
7 6 (10.71%) Ant
7 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
7 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.71%) Gatling
7 6 (10.71%) Grunt
7 6 (10.71%) gulp
7 6 (10.71%) IntelliJ
7 6 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (10.71%) Selenium
7 6 (10.71%) Sublime Text
8 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) Scala Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Agile Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
5 5 (8.93%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (8.93%) SAP Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Environment Manager
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Scala Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) HTML
2 30 (53.57%) CSS
3 15 (26.79%) Play Framework
4 14 (25.00%) HTML5
4 14 (25.00%) JSON
4 14 (25.00%) REST
4 14 (25.00%) Spring
5 8 (14.29%) Ajax
5 8 (14.29%) CSS3
5 8 (14.29%) Django
5 8 (14.29%) Guice
5 8 (14.29%) RESTful
5 8 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 7 (12.50%) Node.js
7 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.71%) Gherkin
7 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.71%) jQuery
7 6 (10.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) CMDB
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) PKI
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Linux
2 23 (41.07%) Unix
3 11 (19.64%) Mac OS X
4 9 (16.07%) Windows
5 8 (14.29%) AIX
6 6 (10.71%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) SUSE
8 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (42.86%) Web Design
2 24 (42.86%) Web Development
3 21 (37.50%) Open Source
4 20 (35.71%) Scrum
5 16 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 12 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (16.07%) DevOps
10 8 (14.29%) MVC
10 8 (14.29%) OWASP
10 8 (14.29%) SDLC
11 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (10.71%) Analytics
12 6 (10.71%) Microservices
12 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) Scala
2 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 19 (33.93%) Python
4 17 (30.36%) Java
5 15 (26.79%) Ruby
6 14 (25.00%) Perl
7 10 (17.86%) C#
8 8 (14.29%) SQL
9 7 (12.50%) C
9 7 (12.50%) PHP
10 6 (10.71%) Groovy
10 6 (10.71%) Haskell
11 5 (8.93%) ABAP
12 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.79%) Korn
13 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) MCITP
2 2 (3.57%) MCP
2 2 (3.57%) MCSA
2 2 (3.57%) MCSE
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) PMO
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 4 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) UAG
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
3 1 (1.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) Grafana
2 6 (10.71%) Kibana
3 3 (5.36%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Google
2 13 (23.21%) SAP
3 11 (19.64%) webMethods
4 10 (17.86%) Adobe
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.57%) VMware
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.79%) Snow
Worthing, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £465 - £511.50 per day
Posted: 2 days ago