Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 24 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.12% 7.14% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 7.84% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 12
Newport median daily rate £368 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.33% +25.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £322 £364 £320
90th Percentile £376 £513 £380
South Wales median daily rate £396 £450 £365
% change year-on-year -11.94% +23.29% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newport median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138 268 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 81.18% 91.16% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 177 136
Newport median daily rate £425 £445 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +8.54% +6.49%
10th Percentile £263 £312 £305
90th Percentile £575 £575 £508
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
Newport median hourly rate £41.50 £56.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.22% +275.00% -40.00%
10th Percentile £18.80 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £68.20 £61.13
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +10.35% +18.11% +9.48%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Newport

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Newport

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Newport

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 Newport region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Process
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) RUP
3 4 (57.14%) Romanian Language
4 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) BMC
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) VSAN
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (57.14%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) RUP
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Process
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) VMware