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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 14 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 12.12% 9.09% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 14.00% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.17% +6.25%
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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
80 50 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 80.81% 64.94% 84.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 30 56
Average daily rate £363 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Newport region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 8 (57.14%) Change Management
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Struts
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (21.43%) Java SE
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) FileNet
6 3 (21.43%) MyBatis
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (14.29%) JUnit
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Service Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 (21.43%) FileNet
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Transition Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Struts
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
3 3 (21.43%) Java SE
3 3 (21.43%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Change Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM