The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 38 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 0 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% - 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% - 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate £283 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 235 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.41% 71.21% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 140 356
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 3 - - 5
Gloucester - - - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
2 6 (46.15%) DO-178B
2 6 (46.15%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) CMDB
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) V-Model
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (15.38%) Military
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (15.38%) Avionics
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
2 2 (15.38%) Military
2 2 (15.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Verification Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HornetQ
1 1 (7.69%) GWT
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JPA
1 1 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (7.69%) EJB
1 1 (7.69%) Swing
1 1 (7.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
2 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) V-Model
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Transition Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Wind River
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Serena
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Engineering
Rate: £38 - £42 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago