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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 30 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.49% 0.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
260 231 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.54% 76.24% 65.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 147 104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £24.20 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Yeovil -11 6 - -
Taunton - 3 £475 - 1
Street - 1 £733 -
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) UML
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) J2EE
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Java SE
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 4 (22.22%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (16.67%) GPG13
4 3 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (16.67%) CLAS
4 3 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) CESG

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse RCP
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Java Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Coordinator
4 3 (16.67%) Security Assurance Coordinator
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Change Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Change Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) PMO Officer
6 1 (5.56%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
1 4 (22.22%) Java SE
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) CESG
1 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) UML
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Microservices
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Ada
3 1 (5.56%) Ada 83
3 1 (5.56%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (16.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GPG13
1 3 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (16.67%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle