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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 57 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 17 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.87% 1.94% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.61% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £321 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -25.67%
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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
679 537 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.86% 74.27% 64.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 373 284
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 21
Average hourly rate £46.25 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 24 December 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 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Puppet
2 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (40.63%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Project Management
5 8 (25.00%) Open Source
5 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) UNIX
6 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
7 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.75%) Ruby
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) Change Control
8 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
8 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
8 5 (15.63%) CentOS
8 5 (15.63%) Finance
8 5 (15.63%) Python
8 5 (15.63%) PHP
8 5 (15.63%) Apache
9 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.50%) Agresso
9 4 (12.50%) Java
9 4 (12.50%) MySQL
9 4 (12.50%) MS Project
9 4 (12.50%) SAP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Project
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Agresso
2 1 (3.13%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) LTE
3 1 (3.13%) MVNO
3 1 (3.13%) GPRS
3 1 (3.13%) GSM
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) 802.11
3 1 (3.13%) SS7
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) RSpec
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Data Migration Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Data Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Programme Support Officer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Programme Office Support
4 1 (3.13%) PMO Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) DBA
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) CentOS
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.25%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) Fedora
6 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 6 (18.75%) Change Control
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Data Security
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Information Management
9 1 (3.13%) Network Design
9 1 (3.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Ruby
2 5 (15.63%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) CWNA
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Puppet
1 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (12.50%) Cacti
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Percona
2 4 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
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