The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 21 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.70% 6.38% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 8.11% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £275 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +9.33%
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
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.57% 78.72% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 44
Median daily rate £400 £438 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata