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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 31 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 8 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.39% 2.58% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Median daily rate £500 £350 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +105.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +12.63%
Configuration Management
Wiltshire

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
272 307 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.19% 79.12% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 246 289
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.87% +71.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £26.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
3 4 (25.00%) Docker
3 4 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (25.00%) LXC
3 4 (25.00%) CoreOS
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 4 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (25.00%) ELK Stack
3 4 (25.00%) Terraform
3 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (25.00%) New Relic
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (25.00%) Vagrant

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (25.00%) Route 53
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) CoreOS
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Entry
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Jython
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
1 4 (25.00%) LXC
1 4 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) DFS Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 4 (25.00%) OSSEC
2 4 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.25%) SCSM
3 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) New Relic
3 3 (18.75%) CA
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) BT
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Infor
5 1 (6.25%) Murex
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat