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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 48 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 18 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.49% 1.05% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 1.38% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
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£500 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £31.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+13.49% -13.69%
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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
521 434 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.16% 75.87% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 259 174
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 12
Average hourly rate £15.25 £33.34 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.25% +108.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.25 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £105.00 £20.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 10 £325 -7.14% 2
West Wales - 4 £525 -
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) MongoDB
2 37 (61.67%) Jenkins
3 35 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (51.67%) Web Services
5 26 (43.33%) DevOps
6 25 (41.67%) Java
6 25 (41.67%) Open Source
7 24 (40.00%) Linux
8 23 (38.33%) Puppet
9 22 (36.67%) SOAP
10 21 (35.00%) Spring
11 20 (33.33%) Subversion
11 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 20 (33.33%) Ansible
12 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
13 17 (28.33%) Scrum
13 17 (28.33%) Clustering
13 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
13 17 (28.33%) IaaS
14 16 (26.67%) TDD
14 16 (26.67%) Maven
14 16 (26.67%) IBM
14 16 (26.67%) FileNet
14 16 (26.67%) XML
14 16 (26.67%) XSLT
15 15 (25.00%) J2EE
15 15 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
15 15 (25.00%) OO
15 15 (25.00%) RUP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 16 (26.67%) FileNet
2 15 (25.00%) Confluence
3 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) IIS
4 5 (8.33%) JBoss
5 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) IaaS
2 15 (25.00%) PaaS
3 11 (18.33%) SaaS
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) ISDN
2 2 (3.33%) PBX
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) H.323
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (61.67%) MongoDB
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (61.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (33.33%) Subversion
3 16 (26.67%) Maven
4 15 (25.00%) JIRA
4 15 (25.00%) Hudson
5 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.33%) Selenium
6 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) RSpec
7 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.67%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.67%) GitLab
General
1 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Web Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Voice Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Test Specialist
8 1 (1.67%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) Web Services
2 22 (36.67%) SOAP
3 21 (35.00%) Spring
4 16 (26.67%) XML
4 16 (26.67%) XSLT
5 15 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 15 (25.00%) JSF
5 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (25.00%) J2EE
6 8 (13.33%) REST
7 6 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (8.33%) Apache Camel
8 5 (8.33%) JSON
9 4 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (3.33%) Memcached
10 2 (3.33%) Software Packaging
10 2 (3.33%) .NET
11 1 (1.67%) HTML
11 1 (1.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Open Source
2 17 (28.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Physics
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Windows
3 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (3.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (43.33%) DevOps
4 17 (28.33%) Scrum
5 16 (26.67%) TDD
6 15 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 15 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (25.00%) OO
6 15 (25.00%) RUP
6 15 (25.00%) DSDM
6 15 (25.00%) SOA
6 15 (25.00%) Release Management
7 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.00%) CRM
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL
9 5 (8.33%) Service Management
10 4 (6.67%) UML
11 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
2 7 (11.67%) Ruby
2 7 (11.67%) Scala
3 5 (8.33%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (3.33%) C
5 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (38.33%) Puppet
2 20 (33.33%) Ansible
3 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.33%) Hyperic
5 3 (5.00%) Graphite
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (3.33%) StatsD
7 1 (1.67%) SELinux
7 1 (1.67%) logstash
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.67%) Nessus
7 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.67%) IBM
3 15 (25.00%) Twitter
4 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.67%) VMware
6 5 (8.33%) BMC
7 2 (3.33%) Siemens
7 2 (3.33%) Avaya
7 2 (3.33%) SAP
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco
8 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
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