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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 28 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.97% 1.39% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 1.71% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Median daily rate £413 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £310 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £351 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.33%
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
261 350 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.06% 81.21% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 295 199
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) REST
3 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
4 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
4 7 (41.18%) Neo4j
4 7 (41.18%) JAX-RS
4 7 (41.18%) Dropwizard
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (41.18%) HTTP
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) Unix
4 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
4 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
4 7 (41.18%) Web Design
5 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Spring
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) JSON
5 6 (35.29%) RESTful
5 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
5 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
5 6 (35.29%) iXBRL
5 6 (35.29%) Kafka
5 6 (35.29%) Go
5 6 (35.29%) Microservices
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared

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 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
2 7 (41.18%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) REST
2 7 (41.18%) Dropwizard
2 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) JAX-RS
3 6 (35.29%) iXBRL
3 6 (35.29%) JSON
3 6 (35.29%) Kafka
3 6 (35.29%) RESTful
3 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 6 (35.29%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) CMDB
1 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (41.18%) Web Design
3 6 (35.29%) Microservices
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Business Development
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.88%) Application Performance Management
7 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Go
3 3 (17.65%) C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Consul
3 1 (5.88%) Pingdom
3 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Genesys
1 3 (17.65%) NICE Systems
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) PagerDuty