The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 39 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 15 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.99% 2.04% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 3.39% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 18
Average daily rate
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£481 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -13.69%
Configuration Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 177 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 67.53% 60.20% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 90 181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 46
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.53 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -12 9 £525 - 3
Cirencester - - - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) C
5 7 (29.17%) UNIX
5 7 (29.17%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
6 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Ruby
6 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (25.00%) DO-178B
6 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (20.83%) Test Management
7 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
7 5 (20.83%) Rational Functional Tester
7 5 (20.83%) Avionics
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
7 5 (20.83%) ISEB
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (16.67%) SQL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (20.83%) Rational Functional Tester
2 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 5 (20.83%) Avionics
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) DBA
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Test Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Test Management
2 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) vCloud
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Serena
2 4 (16.67%) Wind River
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Altiris
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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