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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.24% 3.75% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 4.55% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +23.57%

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
193 242 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 80.08% 82.59% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 129 140
Median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 34 12
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.88 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 3 £350 -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Assurance Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
1 3 (60.00%) VMware