Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 24 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
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - +14 +3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 13.85% - 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.07% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Wolverhampton median daily rate £113 - £600
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £465 £400
% change year-on-year +2.15% +16.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £17.20 - -
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 56 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 86.15% 67.80% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 35
Wolverhampton median daily rate £343 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.67% +15.38% -0.76%
10th Percentile £106 £223 £163
90th Percentile £450 £475 £441
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £15.95 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.71% +1.96% -15.00%
10th Percentile £12.15 £12.00 £11.33
90th Percentile £21.00 £14.00 £14.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Wolverhampton

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Wolverhampton

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
1 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Line Management
2 7 (77.78%) Fat Client
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Thin Client
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (66.67%) WSUS
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee
3 6 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (66.67%) Wyse
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (66.67%) Data Centre

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) GSM
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) PABX
2 2 (22.22%) PBX
2 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Network Support
1 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Officer
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Support
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Fat Client
1 7 (77.78%) Thin Client
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
1 8 (88.89%) Integration Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Line Management
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (22.22%) iptables
3 2 (22.22%) Postfix
3 2 (22.22%) Samba
3 2 (22.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (66.67%) SafeCom
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
1 6 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (22.22%) Nessus
2 2 (22.22%) Nmap
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool
3 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 2 (22.22%) NEC
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Meridio
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas