The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 42 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.53% 0.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 173 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.16% 72.69% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 118 90
Average daily rate £375 £340 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Configuration Management
South Wales

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) CentOS
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Memcached
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
1 3 (42.86%) Software Packaging
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (42.86%) StatsD
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) FileNet
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Memcached
1 3 (42.86%) Software Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Java SE
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) CentOS
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) StatsD
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) IBM