The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 23 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 6 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.17% 9.80% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 11.54% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Median daily rate £463 £355 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.28% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £380 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +10.81%
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
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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 130 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.89% 84.97% 90.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 88 65
Median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £83.00 £14.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+492.85% -78.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport 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 Newport

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newport region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) DevOps
3 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (26.67%) Base SAS
5 8 (26.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) SAS
5 8 (26.67%) SDLC
6 7 (23.33%) Unix
6 7 (23.33%) PaaS
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
7 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (16.67%) Subversion
8 5 (16.67%) Service Management
8 5 (16.67%) Kafka
8 5 (16.67%) Ansible
8 5 (16.67%) Docker
9 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (13.33%) High Availability
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.33%) Bazaar
9 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
9 4 (13.33%) Git (software)

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 8 (26.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) PaaS
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Base SAS
1 8 (26.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Bazaar
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) SAS Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Web Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Change and Release Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Web Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) Kafka
3 3 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.33%) POCO
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (26.67%) SDLC
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) Service Management
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) High Availability
8 3 (10.00%) Case Management
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) User Stories
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) ITIL
9 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) MISRA
1 1 (3.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
1 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow