The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Configuration Management
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 41 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 24 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.96% 3.30% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 4.04% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 36
Median daily rate £430 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.85% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £458 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £404 £375
% change year-on-year +8.66% +7.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.55 £45.00 £37.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £43.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +1.16% +24.63%  

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 643 743 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.19% 81.74% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 537 473
Median daily rate £390 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Bristol

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Bristol

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Bristol

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Bristol

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Configuration Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) Windows
4 8 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (19.44%) Rational Rhapsody
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (16.67%) Puppet
6 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
7 5 (13.89%) DevOps
7 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) C
7 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 5 (13.89%) UML
7 5 (13.89%) Python
7 5 (13.89%) Ada
8 4 (11.11%) Web Services
8 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.11%) Subversion
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (11.11%) Serena

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Simulink
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (8.33%) Route 53
3 2 (5.56%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Skype
3 1 (2.78%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (19.44%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (11.11%) GDB
5 4 (11.11%) Subversion
6 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 3 (8.33%) JUnit
6 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
6 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
7 2 (5.56%) Capybara
7 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.56%) git-flow
7 2 (5.56%) HP UFT
7 2 (5.56%) Maven
7 2 (5.56%) RSpec
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium
7 2 (5.56%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Ada Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Ada Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Assurance Coordinator
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) Ajax
4 2 (5.56%) Dropwizard
4 2 (5.56%) MCollective
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) JSF
5 1 (2.78%) JSP
5 1 (2.78%) JSR 168
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (2.78%) Struts
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) UML
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.56%) Service Design
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Ada
2 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
2 5 (13.89%) C
2 5 (13.89%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) Scala
5 2 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) VBScript
6 1 (2.78%) Ada 95
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) HNC
4 1 (2.78%) APMP
4 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Def Stans
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.56%) MISRA
1 2 (5.56%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
1 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Terraform
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Serena
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Dell
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Sonatype
4 1 (2.78%) Talend
Bristol, Avon
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago