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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 27 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 45 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.13% 2.95% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.75% 3.76% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +40.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.29 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -3.76%
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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
667 718 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.97% 78.47% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 489 278
Average daily rate £388 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 12
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £17.10 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 33 (49.25%) Puppet
3 31 (46.27%) Git (software)
4 24 (35.82%) Subversion
4 24 (35.82%) Java
5 23 (34.33%) Ruby
6 22 (32.84%) DevOps
7 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (28.36%) Jenkins
9 18 (26.87%) HTTP
10 17 (25.37%) Python
10 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (25.37%) Ansible
11 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (22.39%) Visualisation
12 15 (22.39%) Web Design
12 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
12 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (20.90%) Relational Database
13 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
13 14 (20.90%) UNIX
14 13 (19.40%) VMware
14 13 (19.40%) CentOS
15 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (17.91%) Windows
15 12 (17.91%) PHP
16 11 (16.42%) Open Source
17 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
18 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (10.45%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) nginx
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Project
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) HTTP
2 8 (11.94%) Firewall
3 7 (10.45%) LAN
3 7 (10.45%) WAN
4 6 (8.96%) DNS
5 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.48%) SSL
7 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.99%) Wireless
8 1 (1.49%) SS7
8 1 (1.49%) GPRS
8 1 (1.49%) GSM
8 1 (1.49%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (1.49%) LTE
8 1 (1.49%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (46.27%) Git (software)
2 24 (35.82%) Subversion
3 19 (28.36%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.45%) Hudson
5 5 (7.46%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.48%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (4.48%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Developer
3 13 (19.40%) Administrator
4 11 (16.42%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.93%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (11.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Ruby Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Web Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Verification Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Programme Support Officer
10 2 (2.99%) Architect
11 1 (1.49%) Coordinator
11 1 (1.49%) DBA
11 1 (1.49%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.49%) Django
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.49%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Visualisation
2 11 (16.42%) Open Source
3 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 14 (20.90%) UNIX
3 13 (19.40%) CentOS
4 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (17.91%) Windows
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.96%) Debian
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.48%) VMS
9 1 (1.49%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) DevOps
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (22.39%) Web Design
4 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (11.94%) Scrum
6 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.97%) Web Development
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL
7 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
7 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) UML
8 3 (4.48%) SysML
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.99%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.99%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) Ruby
3 17 (25.37%) Python
4 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.91%) PHP
6 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.94%) Perl
8 3 (4.48%) Ada
9 1 (1.49%) SQL
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) PHP5
9 1 (1.49%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.45%) CCNA
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.97%) XenServer
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.48%) Samba
3 3 (4.48%) Xen
3 3 (4.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 33 (49.25%) Puppet
2 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (25.37%) Ansible
4 7 (10.45%) Salt
5 3 (4.48%) Bcfg2
5 3 (4.48%) Ganeti
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (1.49%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
2 13 (19.40%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Citrix
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) Serena
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
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