The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 34 49 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.18% 2.68% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.19% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£297 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.89 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-35.44% -1.33%
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
283 376 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 75.07% 84.12% 59.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 288 42
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 6
Average hourly rate £38.13 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £30.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Taunton +16 6 £294 -
Yeovil -5 2 - -
Street -1 1 £325 -39.81%
Templecombe - 1 - -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (43.75%) UML
2 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Ada
3 5 (31.25%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) CMDB
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) RMADS
7 1 (6.25%) Avionics
7 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Coordinator
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Management Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) RMADS
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) UML
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Ada
2 2 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared