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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 20 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 21 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.47% 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% 2.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +12.48%

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
225 338 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.07% 86.01% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 271 174
Median daily rate £370 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) REST
4 13 (52.00%) MongoDB
4 13 (52.00%) Neo4j
4 13 (52.00%) JAX-RS
4 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
4 13 (52.00%) Dropwizard
4 13 (52.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (52.00%) HTTP
4 13 (52.00%) Mac OS X
4 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) Web Design
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) JSON
5 12 (48.00%) Microservices
5 12 (48.00%) Spring Boot
5 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (48.00%) Kafka
5 12 (48.00%) RESTful
6 11 (44.00%) iXBRL
6 11 (44.00%) Spring
7 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
7 10 (40.00%) Go
8 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) MongoDB
1 13 (52.00%) Neo4j
1 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
1 14 (56.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Project Officer
3 2 (8.00%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (8.00%) Support Officer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) DBA
4 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) REST
2 13 (52.00%) Dropwizard
2 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) JAX-RS
3 12 (48.00%) JSON
3 12 (48.00%) Kafka
3 12 (48.00%) RESTful
3 12 (48.00%) Spring Boot
4 11 (44.00%) iXBRL
4 11 (44.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Mac OS X
2 13 (52.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Microservices
2 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
2 12 (48.00%) Web Design
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Business Development
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Information Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Go
3 3 (12.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Consul
3 1 (4.00%) Pingdom
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco
1 3 (12.00%) Genesys
1 3 (12.00%) NICE Systems
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) PagerDuty