The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 46 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 26 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.06% 3.48% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.49% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 14
Average daily rate £350 £450 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £370 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £44.44 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
Configuration Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 668 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.29% 77.40% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 507 430
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
2 23 (46.94%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Python
3 19 (38.78%) Open Source
3 19 (38.78%) Ruby
4 18 (36.73%) HTTP
4 18 (36.73%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
5 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
6 16 (32.65%) Subversion
6 16 (32.65%) Unix
7 15 (30.61%) HTML
7 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
7 15 (30.61%) CSS
7 15 (30.61%) Mac OS X
7 15 (30.61%) Migration
7 15 (30.61%) Web Design
7 15 (30.61%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (30.61%) Web Development
7 15 (30.61%) Scala
7 15 (30.61%) Visualisation
7 15 (30.61%) RSpec
7 15 (30.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (30.61%) Relational Database
8 14 (28.57%) Data Migration
8 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 14 (28.57%) ETL
9 13 (26.53%) SQL
9 13 (26.53%) Java
9 13 (26.53%) JUnit

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.49%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.20%) nginx
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Node.js
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) GitHub
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) HTTP
2 5 (10.20%) 802.11
2 5 (10.20%) Wireless
2 5 (10.20%) Wireless Security
3 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) IPsec
4 2 (4.08%) IPv6
4 2 (4.08%) LTE
4 2 (4.08%) OpenVPN
4 2 (4.08%) OSPF
4 2 (4.08%) SSH
4 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) MongoDB
1 18 (36.73%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (30.61%) Relational Database
3 13 (26.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (32.65%) Subversion
3 15 (30.61%) RSpec
4 13 (26.53%) Capybara
4 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
4 13 (26.53%) git-flow
4 13 (26.53%) JUnit
5 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.08%) GitLab
6 2 (4.08%) JIRA
6 2 (4.08%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.04%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
1 15 (30.61%) Ruby Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Wireless Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Service Design Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Web Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) CSS
1 15 (30.61%) HTML
1 15 (30.61%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (26.53%) Sass
3 5 (10.20%) 802.1X
4 2 (4.08%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.08%) MCollective
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Unix
3 15 (30.61%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) CoreOS
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.08%) SmartOS
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Open Source
2 15 (30.61%) Migration
2 15 (30.61%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (30.61%) Web Design
2 15 (30.61%) Web Development
3 14 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 14 (28.57%) ETL
3 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 13 (26.53%) Integration Testing
5 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
5 8 (16.33%) SOA
6 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (12.24%) System Testing
7 5 (10.20%) High Availability
7 5 (10.20%) Network Design
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Python
1 19 (38.78%) Ruby
2 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) Scala
3 13 (26.53%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) HNC
4 5 (10.20%) HND
5 2 (4.08%) APMP
5 2 (4.08%) CWNA
5 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) vCloud
2 2 (4.08%) Btrfs
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) iptables
2 2 (4.08%) KVM
2 2 (4.08%) LXC
2 2 (4.08%) Snort
2 2 (4.08%) Squid
2 2 (4.08%) Varnish
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 5 (10.20%) Ansible
2 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.12%) logstash
3 3 (6.12%) Nagios
3 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.08%) CFEngine
4 2 (4.08%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.08%) Nessus
4 2 (4.08%) systemd
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) VMware
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.08%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.04%) Software AG
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