The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 34 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 14 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.89% 2.28% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 2.93% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £156 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £497 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -17.64%
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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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 341 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 76.29% 77.68% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 264 183
Average daily rate £450 £430 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £526 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £21.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (60.87%) Finance
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
1 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) MS Office
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Juniper
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
5 5 (21.74%) Billing
5 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (17.39%) Tandberg
6 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
6 4 (17.39%) H.323
6 4 (17.39%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) OSPF
6 4 (17.39%) BGP
6 4 (17.39%) IPv4
6 4 (17.39%) IPv6

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.35%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Network Security
2 4 (17.39%) H.323
2 4 (17.39%) IPsec
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 4 (17.39%) IPv4
2 4 (17.39%) IPv6
2 4 (17.39%) MPLS
2 4 (17.39%) OSPF
2 4 (17.39%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) DPNSS
3 1 (4.35%) QSIG
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) PBX
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Billing
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Lead Designer
1 5 (21.74%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) PMO Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Expert
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Release Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
1 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
3 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) Change Control
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Code Coverage
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) WFM
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) SC Cleared
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Juniper
3 4 (17.39%) Tandberg
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya