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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 36 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.62% 1.85% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.73% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £438 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.21% -12.50%
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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
337 220 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.83% 67.90% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 171 182
Average daily rate £430 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Average hourly rate £33.75 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.81% -48.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.33 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £20.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) JAX-WS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS3
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) JSF
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Ant
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) LDAP
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (31.25%) XML Schema
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (25.00%) 2G
3 4 (25.00%) Mapinfo
3 4 (25.00%) 3G
3 4 (25.00%) Network Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 4 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
2 4 (25.00%) 3G
2 4 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (6.25%) X.509
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Ant
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) UI Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior WebLogic Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) JAX-WS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS3
2 5 (31.25%) JSF
2 5 (31.25%) XML Schema
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) WSDL
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) SAML
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) IVR
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 4 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Mapinfo
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow