The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 17 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 18 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 16.51% 6.98% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.00% 8.33% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 8
Median daily rate £513 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £500 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 36 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 91.74% 83.72% 91.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 20 63
Median daily rate £475 £325 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £21.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Wales

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 5 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
Swansea -7 18 £513 +2.50%
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 26 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (96.15%) Jenkins
2 25 (96.15%) Ansible
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (88.46%) Relational Database
4 23 (88.46%) REST
4 23 (88.46%) Java
4 23 (88.46%) JavaScript
5 22 (84.62%) Domain-Driven Design
6 17 (65.38%) Web Services
7 16 (61.54%) Open Source
8 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
9 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
10 10 (38.46%) Software Delivery
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
12 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
12 6 (23.08%) Electronics
12 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
12 6 (23.08%) SAP
12 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
12 6 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (23.08%) Marketing
13 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
14 3 (11.54%) Puppet
14 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (11.54%) DevOps
14 3 (11.54%) Linux

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 1 (3.85%) CloudStack
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Applications Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Cloud Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) REST
2 17 (65.38%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (84.62%) Domain-Driven Design
4 16 (61.54%) Open Source
5 10 (38.46%) Software Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
7 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Scrum
10 1 (3.85%) Auto-Scaling
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (3.85%) DSDM
10 1 (3.85%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
1 23 (88.46%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
1 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (96.15%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.85%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat