The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 54 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 19 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.22% 3.57% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 4.63% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 3
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£413 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £269 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.22 £36.20 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-27.56% -3.46%
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
669 605 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.06% 77.17% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 388 219
Average daily rate £375 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 12
Average hourly rate £15.13 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £13.30 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £52.50 £15.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -10 9 £360 -10.00% 3
West Wales +6 7 £440 +25.71%
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 27 (58.70%) Java
2 25 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
3 22 (47.83%) Scrum
4 21 (45.65%) Linux
5 19 (41.30%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (36.96%) DevOps
6 17 (36.96%) Puppet
7 16 (34.78%) ITIL
7 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
8 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
9 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.09%) .NET
10 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (23.91%) Open Source
11 11 (23.91%) HTTP
12 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
12 10 (21.74%) Coaching
13 9 (19.57%) Ansible
13 9 (19.57%) Apache
14 8 (17.39%) CRM
14 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
14 8 (17.39%) SSL
14 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
14 8 (17.39%) VMware
14 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
14 8 (17.39%) nginx
14 8 (17.39%) Hudson
14 8 (17.39%) MSBuild

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 9 (19.57%) Apache
2 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 8 (17.39%) nginx
3 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 5 (10.87%) Jetty
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.17%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.17%) ArcSDE
6 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.52%) Google App Engine
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.17%) PaaS
6 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) HTTP
2 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.39%) SSL
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) FTP
5 3 (6.52%) IPsec
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.39%) Artifactory
2 8 (17.39%) Hudson
2 8 (17.39%) MSBuild
3 6 (13.04%) Subversion
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.52%) Gradle
6 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) RSpec
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Deployment Specialist
3 6 (13.04%) Applications Support Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Applications Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Support Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 1 (2.17%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 6 (13.04%) SOAP
4 5 (10.87%) J2EE
5 4 (8.70%) Servlets
5 4 (8.70%) REST
6 3 (6.52%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) Ajax
7 2 (4.35%) LAMP
7 2 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.17%) HTML5
8 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.17%) Spring
8 1 (2.17%) JSF
8 1 (2.17%) CSS3
8 1 (2.17%) JAX-RS
8 1 (2.17%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) DTV
1 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.35%) CMDB
2 1 (2.17%) Java Card
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) GIS
2 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) CentOS
5 2 (4.35%) Fedora
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) UNIX
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (47.83%) Scrum
3 19 (41.30%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (36.96%) DevOps
5 16 (34.78%) ITIL
6 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (23.91%) Open Source
8 10 (21.74%) Coaching
9 8 (17.39%) CRM
10 7 (15.22%) Software Delivery
11 5 (10.87%) Release Management
12 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.70%) Service Management
13 2 (4.35%) TDD
13 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.35%) UML
13 2 (4.35%) Web Development
13 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
13 2 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) Jython
2 6 (13.04%) Ruby
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.87%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) PHP
5 3 (6.52%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Scala
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Xen
3 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) Puppet
2 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (19.57%) Ansible
4 2 (4.35%) Salt
5 1 (2.17%) SELinux
5 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.39%) VMware
2 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.17%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.17%) ESRI
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Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day + Negotiable
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