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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
UK / Wales
Rank 24 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 43 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.83% 4.02% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 4.79% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 5
Median daily rate £425 £366 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% +12.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 501 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.32% 83.92% 74.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 372 306
Median daily rate £400 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +110.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +19 27 £413 +13.79% 1
West Wales -4 14 £540 +8.00%
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 53 (73.61%) Java
2 48 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (61.11%) REST
3 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (59.72%) Relational Database
4 43 (59.72%) Ansible
5 42 (58.33%) Jenkins
5 42 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
7 33 (45.83%) Domain-Driven Design
8 31 (43.06%) Security Cleared
9 28 (38.89%) Web Services
10 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
11 25 (34.72%) Open Source
12 21 (29.17%) Finance
13 16 (22.22%) Software Delivery
14 15 (20.83%) Kafka
14 15 (20.83%) Programme Management
15 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
15 13 (18.06%) Linux
16 12 (16.67%) DevOps
17 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (15.28%) SAP
17 11 (15.28%) Electronics
17 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
17 11 (15.28%) Manufacturing
17 11 (15.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 11 (15.28%) Digital Marketing
17 11 (15.28%) Marketing
18 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (2.78%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
1 4 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
2 3 (4.17%) LAN
2 3 (4.17%) WAN
2 3 (4.17%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) SNMP
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (59.72%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.89%) Neo4j
3 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.72%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.72%) Subversion
4 6 (8.33%) Bazaar
4 6 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.39%) Gradle
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Electronics
2 11 (15.28%) Manufacturing
2 11 (15.28%) Marketing
2 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (58.33%) Developer
2 28 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 19 (26.39%) Cloud Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 8 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 6 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Support Officer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Web Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Web Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) WebOps Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.11%) REST
2 28 (38.89%) Web Services
3 15 (20.83%) Kafka
4 10 (13.89%) Dropwizard
4 10 (13.89%) Hibernate
4 10 (13.89%) HTML
4 10 (13.89%) JAX-RS
5 9 (12.50%) RESTful
6 8 (11.11%) iXBRL
6 8 (11.11%) JSON
6 8 (11.11%) Spring Boot
7 7 (9.72%) Spring
8 1 (1.39%) .NET
8 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.39%) Node.js
8 1 (1.39%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (1.39%) CMDB
2 1 (1.39%) Fintech
2 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Mac OS X
2 10 (13.89%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) CentOS
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.17%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (45.83%) Domain-Driven Design
4 25 (34.72%) Open Source
5 16 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 15 (20.83%) Programme Management
7 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.67%) DevOps
9 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (15.28%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (12.50%) Microservices
11 9 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) Web Design
12 6 (8.33%) Change Management
12 6 (8.33%) High Availability
12 6 (8.33%) TDD
13 5 (6.94%) Change Control
14 4 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (73.61%) Java
2 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) Go
4 5 (6.94%) C
4 5 (6.94%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) Groovy
6 1 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) Security Cleared
2 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) MISRA
1 1 (1.39%) MISRA C
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 43 (59.72%) Ansible
2 5 (6.94%) Puppet
3 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.78%) Consul
5 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.39%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) SAP
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
3 3 (4.17%) Genesys
3 3 (4.17%) NICE Systems
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.39%) PagerDuty
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