Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 6 months to 18 November 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 > Devon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +25
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 19 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.31% 2.35% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.02% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 20
Devon median daily rate £355 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -36.84% +32.87%
10th Percentile £266 £208 £419
90th Percentile £500 £432 £500
South West median daily rate £413 £405 £405
% change year-on-year +1.85% - -6.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £48.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -27.84% +16.87% +15.24%

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 495 364 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.24% 77.78% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 222 324
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £185 £263
90th Percentile £550 £499 £515
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 14
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.21% -18.02% +34.88%
10th Percentile £20.24 £11.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £46.88 £51.60 £41.48
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Devon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Devon

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -1 10 £463 +54.17%
Exeter +2 6 £288 -8.73%
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 10 (52.63%) Java
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Dependency Management
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) PMO
3 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
4 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 5 (26.32%) Servlets
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) IIS
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) SSL
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) FTP
4 5 (26.32%) IPsec
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Web Design
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
1 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) Jetty
2 5 (26.32%) Mongrel
2 5 (26.32%) nginx
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
1 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) FTP
2 5 (26.32%) IPsec
2 5 (26.32%) SSL
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
1 5 (26.32%) Neo4j
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Travis CI
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Officer
1 8 (42.11%) Project Support Officer
1 8 (42.11%) Support Officer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PMO Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
1 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
1 5 (26.32%) JAX-RS
1 5 (26.32%) REST
1 5 (26.32%) Servlets
2 2 (10.53%) EJB
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
2 2 (10.53%) Struts
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Dependency Management
1 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
2 5 (26.32%) Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (26.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Google
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) IBM