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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 49 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 22 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.56% 2.18% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.86% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £315 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £44.44 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -13.10%
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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
638 594 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.27% 76.06% 66.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 403 272
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 13
Average hourly rate £44.44 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.16% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 16 (36.36%) Ruby
3 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
3 15 (34.09%) Puppet
3 15 (34.09%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (34.09%) DevOps
4 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.27%) Subversion
6 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (22.73%) HTTP
7 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 10 (22.73%) Web Design
7 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (22.73%) Visualisation
8 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.45%) Project Management
8 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
9 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
10 7 (15.91%) Change Control
10 7 (15.91%) Open Source
10 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
10 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
10 7 (15.91%) UNIX
11 6 (13.64%) Web Services
12 5 (11.36%) CentOS
12 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.36%) Finance

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Project
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Agresso
2 1 (2.27%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) LTE
4 1 (2.27%) MVNO
4 1 (2.27%) GPRS
4 1 (2.27%) GSM
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) 802.11
4 1 (2.27%) SS7
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.27%) Subversion
3 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) RSpec
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Programme Support Officer
5 3 (6.82%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) DBA
7 1 (2.27%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Office Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) LAMP
3 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.27%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Visualisation
2 7 (15.91%) Open Source
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) DTV
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 5 (11.36%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Debian
4 2 (4.55%) Fedora
4 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) DevOps
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Web Design
3 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
5 7 (15.91%) Change Control
6 5 (11.36%) Scrum
6 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Data Security
7 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.55%) Kanban
8 2 (4.55%) Information Management
8 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Ruby
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) Bourne shell
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) Ada
7 1 (2.27%) PHP5
7 1 (2.27%) Groovy
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) CWNA
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Puppet
1 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.09%) Ansible
3 3 (6.82%) Nagios
3 3 (6.82%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
4 3 (6.82%) Percona
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.27%) Serena
6 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
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