The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 44 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 4.56% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 5.53% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 16
Median daily rate £450 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £328 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £380 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +16.10%
Configuration Management
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 579 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 84.03% 82.60% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 445 321
Median daily rate £413 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £58.50 £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newport +1 6 £463 +30.28%
Cardiff +7 2 £431 +16.16% 3
Bridgend - 1 - -
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) DevOps
3 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
5 16 (35.56%) .NET
5 16 (35.56%) Ansible
6 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
7 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
8 10 (22.22%) Project Planning
8 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (22.22%) PaaS
8 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 10 (22.22%) Kafka
9 9 (20.00%) Docker
9 9 (20.00%) TDD
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 8 (17.78%) Linux
10 8 (17.78%) SAS
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (17.78%) Base SAS
10 8 (17.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
10 8 (17.78%) SDLC
11 7 (15.56%) Open Source
11 7 (15.56%) Unix
12 6 (13.33%) Subversion
12 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (13.33%) Amazon S3
12 6 (13.33%) Puppet

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (17.78%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) Jetty
2 3 (6.67%) Mongrel
2 3 (6.67%) nginx
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.22%) PaaS
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (13.33%) Amazon S3
5 5 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (11.11%) Google App Engine
5 5 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (6.67%) Route 53
6 3 (6.67%) SaaS
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DHCP
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
1 5 (11.11%) SSL
1 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) FTP
2 3 (6.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Base SAS
1 8 (17.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 5 (11.11%) Bazaar
3 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.67%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Change Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) SAS Developer
4 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Web Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Change and Release Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.44%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.22%) Release and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) Kafka
3 5 (11.11%) REST
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 3 (6.67%) LAMP
4 3 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (6.67%) Servlets
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.22%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Debian
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (46.67%) DevOps
2 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
3 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.00%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) SDLC
6 7 (15.56%) Open Source
7 6 (13.33%) High Availability
8 5 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
10 3 (6.67%) Case Management
10 3 (6.67%) Change Management
10 3 (6.67%) Kanban
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) User Stories
11 2 (4.44%) Contingency Planning
11 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.44%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.22%) MISRA
1 1 (2.22%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Ansible
2 6 (13.33%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Terraform
3 5 (11.11%) Fluentd
4 4 (8.89%) Mesos
5 3 (6.67%) Marathon
5 3 (6.67%) Piwik
6 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Google
1 5 (11.11%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago