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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 39 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% 3.51% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 4.11% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £450 £365 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +48.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £335 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £390 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £35.70
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +14.84%

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
284 316 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.91% 85.41% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 257 271
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 10
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Ansible
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (40.00%) Docker
3 4 (40.00%) LXC
3 4 (40.00%) CoreOS
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) New Relic
3 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
3 4 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (40.00%) ELK Stack
3 4 (40.00%) Terraform
3 4 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Route 53

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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (40.00%) Route 53
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
2 4 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Murex Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CESG
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) CoreOS
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
1 4 (40.00%) LXC
1 4 (40.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Nagios
2 4 (40.00%) OSSEC
2 4 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) New Relic
3 1 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Murex
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy