The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 38 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.53% 0.54% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 0.67% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.61 £34.93 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-26.67% -8.09%
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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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 298 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.97% 80.76% 72.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 230 124
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £13.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £13.50 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Web Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (46.67%) Maven
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) SOAP
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Open Source
5 5 (33.33%) Confluence
5 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Hudson
5 5 (33.33%) Twitter

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 5 (33.33%) Hudson
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (33.33%) Selenium
3 5 (33.33%) Spock
3 5 (33.33%) Geb
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 5 (33.33%) XSLT
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) JSF
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) WSDL
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) RUP
3 5 (33.33%) DSDM
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow