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 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 35 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 47 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.72% 4.22% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 5.32% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 18
Median daily rate £468 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.08% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £310 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £380 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +12.63%
Configuration Management
UK

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
693 545 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.31% 79.22% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 419 380
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 12
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 26 £425 +23.18% 1
West Wales -7 18 £513 +2.50%
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 58 (69.88%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (61.45%) Java
3 49 (59.04%) REST
4 48 (57.83%) Amazon AWS
5 45 (54.22%) Ansible
6 43 (51.81%) Jenkins
6 43 (51.81%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (50.60%) Relational Database
8 39 (46.99%) Security Cleared
9 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
10 33 (39.76%) Domain-Driven Design
11 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
12 26 (31.33%) Web Services
13 25 (30.12%) Open Source
14 20 (24.10%) DevOps
15 17 (20.48%) Finance
16 16 (19.28%) Scrum
16 16 (19.28%) Unix
16 16 (19.28%) Software Delivery
17 15 (18.07%) PaaS
18 14 (16.87%) Linux
19 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (15.66%) SAP
19 13 (15.66%) Programme Management
19 13 (15.66%) Electronics
19 13 (15.66%) Telecoms
19 13 (15.66%) Manufacturing
19 13 (15.66%) Digital Marketing
19 13 (15.66%) TDD
19 13 (15.66%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 8 (9.64%) SAS
2 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.20%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 13 (15.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (57.83%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.07%) PaaS
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.43%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) IP Telephony
2 3 (3.61%) LAN
2 3 (3.61%) WAN
2 3 (3.61%) Wireless
3 2 (2.41%) SNMP
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (50.60%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.84%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.64%) Base SAS
3 8 (9.64%) Neo4j
3 8 (9.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (51.81%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.84%) Subversion
4 6 (7.23%) Bazaar
4 6 (7.23%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.23%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.41%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.41%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.20%) JIRA
6 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Electronics
2 13 (15.66%) Manufacturing
2 13 (15.66%) Marketing
2 13 (15.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Military
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (57.83%) Developer
2 26 (31.33%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.89%) Cloud Developer
4 18 (21.69%) Applications Developer
5 8 (9.64%) AWS Developer
5 8 (9.64%) SAS Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Architect
7 6 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Java Applications Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.61%) Web Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (59.04%) REST
2 26 (31.33%) Web Services
3 13 (15.66%) Kafka
4 8 (9.64%) Dropwizard
4 8 (9.64%) Hibernate
4 8 (9.64%) HTML
4 8 (9.64%) JAX-RS
5 7 (8.43%) RESTful
6 6 (7.23%) iXBRL
6 6 (7.23%) JSON
6 6 (7.23%) Spring
6 6 (7.23%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.41%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.20%) .NET
8 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.20%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.20%) CMDB
2 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Unix
2 14 (16.87%) Linux
3 9 (10.84%) Windows
4 8 (9.64%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.61%) CentOS
6 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (51.81%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (39.76%) Domain-Driven Design
4 25 (30.12%) Open Source
5 20 (24.10%) DevOps
6 16 (19.28%) Scrum
6 16 (19.28%) Software Delivery
7 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (15.66%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (15.66%) Programme Management
7 13 (15.66%) TDD
8 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
9 11 (13.25%) Automated Testing
10 9 (10.84%) SDLC
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (9.64%) Kanban
11 8 (9.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (9.64%) Service Management
11 8 (9.64%) Web Design
12 7 (8.43%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) Java
2 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.23%) Go
3 6 (7.23%) SQL
4 5 (6.02%) C
5 4 (4.82%) C++
6 3 (3.61%) C#
7 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (46.99%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) MISRA
1 2 (2.41%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) vSphere
2 1 (1.20%) Xen
2 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (54.22%) Ansible
2 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.43%) Puppet
3 2 (2.41%) Terraform
4 1 (1.20%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.20%) Consul
4 1 (1.20%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) SAP
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco
3 3 (3.61%) Genesys
3 3 (3.61%) NICE Systems
3 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.20%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.20%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.20%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (1.20%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.20%) PagerDuty