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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 56 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 10 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.72% 2.48% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.14% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
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£355 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.22 £36.20 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-27.56% -3.46%
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
465 509 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.76% 78.79% 73.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 335 175
Average daily rate £365 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Average hourly rate £13.70 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £25.00 £15.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Newport -14 6 £355 -16.47%
Cardiff +5 4 £375 +158.62% 2
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (58.62%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 16 (55.17%) Scrum
2 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
3 13 (44.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 9 (31.03%) Coaching
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 7 (24.14%) CRM
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) DevOps
9 6 (20.69%) MSBuild
9 6 (20.69%) Hudson
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.69%) Jython
9 6 (20.69%) Subversion
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) Artifactory
10 5 (17.24%) Apache
10 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.24%) HTTP
10 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
10 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 5 (17.24%) Release Management
10 5 (17.24%) WebSphere

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
1 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) nginx
3 3 (10.34%) Jetty
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) HTTP
3 4 (13.79%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Artifactory
2 6 (20.69%) Hudson
2 6 (20.69%) MSBuild
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) Gradle
5 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Deployment Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
2 5 (17.24%) Support Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
3 3 (10.34%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) Servlets
4 2 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) Java SE
5 1 (3.45%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.45%) MyBatis
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Physics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
1 16 (55.17%) Scrum
2 13 (44.83%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (31.03%) Coaching
5 7 (24.14%) DevOps
5 7 (24.14%) CRM
6 5 (17.24%) Release Management
6 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) UML
10 1 (3.45%) SOA
10 1 (3.45%) Change Management
10 1 (3.45%) ITSM
10 1 (3.45%) Web Design
10 1 (3.45%) Web Development
10 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.69%) Jython
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
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