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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 11 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 14.67% 5.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.94% 6.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £370 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
69 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 92.00% 91.55% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 38
Average daily rate £400 £435 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 20 (86.96%) .NET
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) J2EE
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) HTTP
3 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) SSL
4 13 (56.52%) DevOps
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) Apache
6 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
6 11 (47.83%) IIS
6 11 (47.83%) Servlets
6 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
6 11 (47.83%) Jetty
6 11 (47.83%) nginx
7 10 (43.48%) Open Source
7 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (43.48%) Google App Engine
7 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (43.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (43.48%) Puppet
7 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (43.48%) Xen
7 10 (43.48%) Google
7 10 (43.48%) IPsec
7 10 (43.48%) DNS
7 10 (43.48%) DHCP
7 10 (43.48%) FTP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (47.83%) Apache
1 11 (47.83%) IIS
1 11 (47.83%) Jetty
1 11 (47.83%) nginx
1 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
1 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (17.39%) FileNet
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) Mule
3 3 (13.04%) SAS
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (43.48%) Google App Engine
1 10 (43.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) HTTP
1 14 (60.87%) SSL
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (43.48%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) DNS
2 10 (43.48%) FTP
2 10 (43.48%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) J2EE
3 11 (47.83%) Servlets
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (4.35%) STL
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (43.48%) Open Source
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) Requirements Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) DSDM
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.04%) RUP
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) MVVM
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Xen
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Google
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle