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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 9 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 2.86% 3.85% 8.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 4.60% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 13
Median daily rate - £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -6.58%
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
26 87 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 74.29% 83.65% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 100
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.87 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 28 May 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 +6 1 - -
Configuration Management
Wales

Configuration Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Java

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Application Support Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Engineering Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet