The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 47 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.90% 2.58% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 3.40% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 10
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £358 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £356
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.86% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
503 441 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 73.32% 75.77% 65.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 300 231
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Wiltshire region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Swindon -8 6 £450 +5.88%
Chippenham - - - - 1
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 27 (57.45%) Oracle
1 27 (57.45%) Spring
1 27 (57.45%) Jenkins
2 26 (55.32%) Subversion
3 23 (48.94%) JAX-WS
4 21 (44.68%) Java
4 21 (44.68%) LDAP
5 19 (40.43%) Ant
5 19 (40.43%) WebLogic
5 19 (40.43%) XML
5 19 (40.43%) Maven
6 18 (38.30%) jQuery
6 18 (38.30%) CSS
6 18 (38.30%) Eclipse
6 18 (38.30%) XML Schema
7 16 (34.04%) PL/SQL
7 16 (34.04%) SQL
7 16 (34.04%) Oracle Database
8 15 (31.91%) CSS3
8 15 (31.91%) Linux
9 14 (29.79%) UNIX
9 14 (29.79%) JSF
10 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
11 12 (25.53%) X.509
11 12 (25.53%) SSL
11 12 (25.53%) Validation
12 11 (23.40%) Web Services
13 10 (21.28%) WSDL
13 10 (21.28%) ITIL
14 9 (19.15%) JIRA

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 19 (40.43%) WebLogic
2 9 (19.15%) Confluence
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 3 (6.38%) SAS
6 2 (4.26%) Lync
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (44.68%) LDAP
2 12 (25.53%) X.509
2 12 (25.53%) SSL
3 4 (8.51%) 3G
3 4 (8.51%) 2G
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) DHCP
6 1 (2.13%) DMZ
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) Jenkins
2 26 (55.32%) Subversion
3 19 (40.43%) Ant
3 19 (40.43%) Maven
4 18 (38.30%) Eclipse
5 9 (19.15%) JIRA
6 8 (17.02%) JUnit
6 8 (17.02%) Selenium
6 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
7 7 (14.89%) Mockito
8 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.38%) Gradle
General
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) WebLogic Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Designer
3 7 (14.89%) Security Designer
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) UI Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior WebLogic Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Designer
5 5 (10.64%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) UI Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.38%) WebLogic Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Service Design Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) Spring
2 23 (48.94%) JAX-WS
3 19 (40.43%) XML
4 18 (38.30%) jQuery
4 18 (38.30%) CSS
4 18 (38.30%) XML Schema
5 15 (31.91%) CSS3
6 14 (29.79%) JSF
7 11 (23.40%) Web Services
8 10 (21.28%) WSDL
9 9 (19.15%) SAML
10 6 (12.77%) J2EE
11 3 (6.38%) Spring MVC
11 3 (6.38%) Guice
11 3 (6.38%) PowerMock
12 1 (2.13%) JPA
12 1 (2.13%) SOAP
12 1 (2.13%) Middleware
12 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Wiki
2 1 (2.13%) RMADS
2 1 (2.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) UNIX
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Validation
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) Scrum
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
5 5 (10.64%) ITSM
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.51%) Fault Management
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
6 4 (8.51%) Network Planning
7 3 (6.38%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) Release Management
7 3 (6.38%) SOA
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) PL/SQL
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.26%) SCSM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) MOM
3 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Remedy
2 4 (8.51%) Mapinfo
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) BMC
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) Nokia
5 1 (2.13%) Veritas
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow