The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Swindon region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 36 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.70% 3.02% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 4.17% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
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£450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £354 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £460 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.09% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
321 288 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.10% 72.36% 68.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 204 160
Average daily rate £428 £420 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £22.69 £15.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.38% -19.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 24 (75.00%) Oracle
1 24 (75.00%) Spring
1 24 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (71.88%) Subversion
3 20 (62.50%) JAX-WS
3 20 (62.50%) Java
4 19 (59.38%) WebLogic
5 18 (56.25%) LDAP
6 16 (50.00%) CSS
6 16 (50.00%) XML
6 16 (50.00%) Ant
6 16 (50.00%) Maven
6 16 (50.00%) jQuery
7 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
7 15 (46.88%) XML Schema
8 13 (40.63%) PL/SQL
8 13 (40.63%) SQL
8 13 (40.63%) Oracle Database
8 13 (40.63%) CSS3
9 12 (37.50%) SSL
9 12 (37.50%) X.509
9 12 (37.50%) Validation
10 11 (34.38%) Web Services
10 11 (34.38%) Linux
10 11 (34.38%) JSF
11 10 (31.25%) UNIX
11 10 (31.25%) WSDL
11 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
12 9 (28.13%) SAML
12 9 (28.13%) Scrum

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (59.38%) WebLogic
2 9 (28.13%) Confluence
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (9.38%) SAS
6 1 (3.13%) CMS
6 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) LDAP
2 12 (37.50%) SSL
2 12 (37.50%) X.509
3 4 (12.50%) 3G
3 4 (12.50%) 2G
4 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (71.88%) Subversion
3 16 (50.00%) Ant
3 16 (50.00%) Maven
4 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
5 9 (28.13%) JIRA
6 8 (25.00%) JUnit
7 7 (21.88%) Mockito
8 6 (18.75%) Selenium
9 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
10 3 (9.38%) Gradle
10 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
11 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) WebLogic Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Designer
3 7 (21.88%) Security Designer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior WebLogic Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Designer
5 5 (15.63%) UI Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) WebLogic Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) UI Programmer
8 2 (6.25%) Radio Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Release Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) Spring
2 20 (62.50%) JAX-WS
3 16 (50.00%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) XML
3 16 (50.00%) jQuery
4 15 (46.88%) XML Schema
5 13 (40.63%) CSS3
6 11 (34.38%) Web Services
6 11 (34.38%) JSF
7 10 (31.25%) WSDL
8 9 (28.13%) SAML
9 6 (18.75%) J2EE
10 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
10 3 (9.38%) PowerMock
10 3 (9.38%) Guice
11 1 (3.13%) LAMP
11 1 (3.13%) Middleware
11 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (3.13%) SOAP
11 1 (3.13%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Validation
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (12.50%) Network Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) SOA
4 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) B2B
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) PL/SQL
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Mapinfo
3 3 (9.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) Nokia
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow