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 20 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
UK / Wales
Rank 33 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 32 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.75% 5.13% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 5.80% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 10
Median daily rate £413 £370 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £307 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £465 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +23.57%

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
547 586 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.16% 88.39% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 425 311
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +9 23 £401 +10.68% 3
West Wales -11 5 £525 +5.00% 1
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 54 (73.97%) Java
2 48 (65.75%) REST
3 47 (64.38%) Relational Database
3 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (58.90%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (54.79%) Jenkins
6 39 (53.42%) Ansible
6 39 (53.42%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (45.21%) Security Cleared
7 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
8 31 (42.47%) Domain-Driven Design
9 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
9 27 (36.99%) Open Source
10 26 (35.62%) Web Services
11 24 (32.88%) Finance
12 23 (31.51%) Linux
13 20 (27.40%) HTTP
14 17 (23.29%) Hibernate
14 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
14 17 (23.29%) MongoDB
14 17 (23.29%) Microservices
15 16 (21.92%) Neo4j
15 16 (21.92%) JAX-RS
15 16 (21.92%) Software Delivery
15 16 (21.92%) Dropwizard
15 16 (21.92%) Continuous Deployment
15 16 (21.92%) Mac OS X
15 16 (21.92%) Unix
15 16 (21.92%) HTML
16 15 (20.55%) Scrum

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 4 (5.48%) Apache
1 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) Jetty
2 3 (4.11%) Mongrel
2 3 (4.11%) nginx
2 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Office
1 4 (5.48%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (58.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.11%) Google App Engine
4 3 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.74%) PaaS
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.37%) Route 53
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.85%) SSL
4 4 (5.48%) DSL
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (4.11%) DHCP
5 3 (4.11%) DNS
5 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 3 (4.11%) FTP
5 3 (4.11%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.11%) IPsec
5 3 (4.11%) LAN
5 3 (4.11%) WAN
5 3 (4.11%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) SNMP
6 2 (2.74%) VoIP
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (64.38%) Relational Database
2 17 (23.29%) MongoDB
3 16 (21.92%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (54.79%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.81%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.11%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.74%) Maven
5 2 (2.74%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.74%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) Ant
6 1 (1.37%) Bazaar
6 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.37%) Gradle
6 1 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Electronics
2 11 (15.07%) Manufacturing
2 11 (15.07%) Marketing
2 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Military
4 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.37%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Developer
2 33 (45.21%) Java Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Cloud Developer
4 18 (24.66%) Applications Developer
5 8 (10.96%) AWS Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Project Officer
8 4 (5.48%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (5.48%) Support Officer
9 3 (4.11%) Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Administrator
10 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (65.75%) REST
2 26 (35.62%) Web Services
3 17 (23.29%) Hibernate
4 16 (21.92%) Dropwizard
4 16 (21.92%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) JAX-RS
5 15 (20.55%) Kafka
5 15 (20.55%) RESTful
6 14 (19.18%) JSON
6 14 (19.18%) Spring
6 14 (19.18%) Spring Boot
7 13 (17.81%) iXBRL
8 4 (5.48%) .NET
8 4 (5.48%) J2EE
9 3 (4.11%) Servlets
10 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.37%) Java EE
10 1 (1.37%) Node.js
10 1 (1.37%) OpenGL
10 1 (1.37%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.48%) NHS
2 1 (1.37%) CMDB
2 1 (1.37%) Fintech
2 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Mac OS X
2 16 (21.92%) Unix
3 3 (4.11%) CentOS
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (53.42%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (42.47%) Domain-Driven Design
4 27 (36.99%) Open Source
5 17 (23.29%) Microservices
5 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
6 16 (21.92%) Continuous Deployment
6 16 (21.92%) Software Delivery
7 15 (20.55%) Programme Management
7 15 (20.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (20.55%) Scrum
7 15 (20.55%) Web Design
8 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (15.07%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (12.33%) DevOps
10 5 (6.85%) Change Control
10 5 (6.85%) Change Management
11 4 (5.48%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (5.48%) ITIL
11 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 54 (73.97%) Java
2 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.44%) Go
4 5 (6.85%) C
4 5 (6.85%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) C#
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) Groovy
7 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (45.21%) Security Cleared
2 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.37%) MISRA
1 1 (1.37%) MISRA C
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Docker
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.11%) Xen
2 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 39 (53.42%) Ansible
2 9 (12.33%) Puppet
3 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.85%) Terraform
4 3 (4.11%) Marathon
4 3 (4.11%) Mesos
4 3 (4.11%) Rundeck
5 2 (2.74%) Consul
6 1 (1.37%) Fluentd
6 1 (1.37%) Grafana
6 1 (1.37%) Kibana
6 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) SAP
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco
3 3 (4.11%) Genesys
3 3 (4.11%) Google
3 3 (4.11%) NICE Systems
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.37%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.37%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.37%) Sonatype
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