The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 51 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 14 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.04% 1.31% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.69% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Average daily rate £368 £338 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £208 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £445 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +15.87%
Configuration Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
538 533 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.54% 77.81% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 374 276
Average daily rate £370 £450 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +21.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £309 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Average hourly rate £40.50 £23.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.52% -1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.60 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £28.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 9 £365 +8.95% 1
Configuration Management
South West

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) ITIL
3 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
5 11 (35.48%) Puppet
5 11 (35.48%) Samba
5 11 (35.48%) Perl
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
6 10 (32.26%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
8 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
8 8 (25.81%) AWK
8 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
8 8 (25.81%) NFS
8 8 (25.81%) Python
8 8 (25.81%) sed
8 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (22.58%) NetApp
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) Solaris
10 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) JIRA
11 4 (12.90%) Validation
11 4 (12.90%) Juniper
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) Release Management
11 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
1 3 (9.68%) Node.js
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) BGP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Bower
2 3 (9.68%) Grunt
2 3 (9.68%) gulp
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Military
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Avionics
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Designer
1 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Support
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Expert
4 2 (6.45%) Senior UI Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Designer
4 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
1 3 (9.68%) LAMP
1 3 (9.68%) LESS
1 3 (9.68%) Sass
1 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Fat Client
1 3 (9.68%) Thin Client
1 3 (9.68%) Wiki
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Solaris
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL V3
3 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Release Management
4 4 (12.90%) System Testing
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) BDD
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Network Management
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Perl
2 8 (25.81%) AWK
2 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) sed
3 3 (9.68%) ECMAScript
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) RHCE
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) HND
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Samba
2 8 (25.81%) NFS
3 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) Netcool
3 2 (6.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) NetApp
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.68%) Wyse
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.23%) Xilinx