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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 50 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 21 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.42% 1.93% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 2.68% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
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£413 £338 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +68.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
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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
633 448 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 72.93% 72.14% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 318 419
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 39
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.75 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.57% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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 22 (48.89%) Puppet
1 22 (48.89%) DevOps
1 22 (48.89%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (37.78%) PHP
2 17 (37.78%) Python
2 17 (37.78%) Nagios
3 16 (35.56%) Web Services
4 14 (31.11%) Linux
4 14 (31.11%) Project Management
4 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
5 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (24.44%) Open Source
6 11 (24.44%) Percona
6 11 (24.44%) CentOS
6 11 (24.44%) Cacti
6 11 (24.44%) nginx
6 11 (24.44%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (24.44%) Amazon S3
6 11 (24.44%) UNIX
6 11 (24.44%) Apache
6 11 (24.44%) MySQL
6 11 (24.44%) LAMP
6 11 (24.44%) Ruby
6 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
7 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
9 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 11 (24.44%) Apache
1 11 (24.44%) nginx
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (24.44%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (24.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) 802.11
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (8.89%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Military
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 9 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
2 3 (6.67%) Programme Support Officer
2 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (6.67%) Developer
3 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (4.44%) Systems Architect
3 2 (4.44%) Architect
3 2 (4.44%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) Senior Architect
4 1 (2.22%) Transition Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Senior Systems Architect
4 1 (2.22%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) Web Services
2 11 (24.44%) LAMP
3 3 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (6.67%) JSF
3 3 (6.67%) Ajax
3 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (6.67%) DHTML
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) UNIX
2 11 (24.44%) CentOS
3 3 (6.67%) Debian
3 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) DevOps
2 14 (31.11%) Project Management
3 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
4 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.33%) Change Control
8 5 (11.11%) Dependency Management
9 4 (8.89%) SysML
9 4 (8.89%) UML
10 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.67%) Change Management
10 3 (6.67%) MVC
10 3 (6.67%) Validation
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
10 3 (6.67%) Requirements Management
10 3 (6.67%) Web Development
10 3 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) PHP
1 17 (37.78%) Python
2 11 (24.44%) Ruby
3 6 (13.33%) Scala
3 6 (13.33%) Perl
4 3 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (6.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) APMP
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CWNA
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 22 (48.89%) Puppet
1 22 (48.89%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (37.78%) Nagios
3 11 (24.44%) Cacti
4 2 (4.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
2 11 (24.44%) Percona
3 3 (6.67%) hybris
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Software AG
5 1 (2.22%) webMethods
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