The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 12 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 5.56% - 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £123
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 66.67% 40.00% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Median daily rate £369 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bridgend region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Configuration Management
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle