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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 36 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 2 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.72% 3.75% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 4.53% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £431 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £383 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
South Wales

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
236 375 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 85.51% 82.78% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 310 226
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +121.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon S3
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (54.55%) Terraform
5 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) Fluentd
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Google
5 5 (45.45%) Xen
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Jetty
1 3 (27.27%) Mongrel
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon S3
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
3 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (27.27%) Route 53
5 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 3 (27.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) Kafka
2 3 (27.27%) LAMP
2 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (27.27%) Servlets
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Xen
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Terraform
3 5 (45.45%) Fluentd
4 4 (36.36%) Mesos
5 3 (27.27%) Marathon
5 3 (27.27%) Piwik
6 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Google
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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