The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 23 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 30 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.06% 0.55% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 0.75% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 1
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.57 £37.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.30% -0.56%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
345 267 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 81.18% 73.76% 65.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 203 115
Average daily rate £390 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 49 (92.45%) Puppet
2 47 (88.68%) Jenkins
3 45 (84.91%) Linux
4 40 (75.47%) Windows
5 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (69.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 36 (67.92%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (62.26%) Ruby
8 28 (52.83%) UNIX
8 28 (52.83%) PowerShell
9 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
9 27 (50.94%) Python
10 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (45.28%) Vagrant
12 22 (41.51%) Mac OS X
12 22 (41.51%) Shell Script
13 18 (33.96%) Scrum
13 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
13 18 (33.96%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (32.08%) DevOps
14 17 (32.08%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (30.19%) WebLogic
16 14 (26.42%) QA
17 13 (24.53%) Heroku
18 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
18 9 (16.98%) Amazon EC2
19 8 (15.09%) Go
19 8 (15.09%) Java
20 5 (9.43%) SQL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (30.19%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.55%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (24.53%) Heroku
3 9 (16.98%) Amazon EC2
Development Applications
1 47 (88.68%) Jenkins
2 37 (69.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
4 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
5 4 (7.55%) RSpec
5 4 (7.55%) JUnit
5 4 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (7.55%) JMeter
5 4 (7.55%) Subversion
5 4 (7.55%) Maven
5 4 (7.55%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Linux
2 40 (75.47%) Windows
3 28 (52.83%) UNIX
4 22 (41.51%) Mac OS X
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (67.92%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (33.96%) Continuous Delivery
3 18 (33.96%) Scrum
4 17 (32.08%) DevOps
5 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.55%) SOA
6 4 (7.55%) BPEL
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.89%) Web Development
8 1 (1.89%) Validation
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL
8 1 (1.89%) User Stories
8 1 (1.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Ruby
2 28 (52.83%) PowerShell
3 27 (50.94%) Python
4 22 (41.51%) Shell Script
5 8 (15.09%) Go
5 8 (15.09%) Java
6 5 (9.43%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (92.45%) Puppet
2 24 (45.28%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
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