Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 20 May 2019 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 44 66
Rank change year-on-year -30 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 7 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.75% 2.94% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 3.62% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 3
Swindon median daily rate £418 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.09% +22.22% +23.29%
10th Percentile £329 £493 £375
90th Percentile £543 £600 £473
Wiltshire median daily rate £478 £525 £398
% change year-on-year -9.05% +32.08% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.50

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 747 470 576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 79.55% 81.31% 84.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 338 386
Swindon median daily rate £463 £435 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +4.19% +11.33%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £273
90th Percentile £650 £616 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.88% +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Swindon median hourly rate £21.15 £17.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.86% -48.15% +164.71%
10th Percentile £12.89 £13.90 £13.83
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.10 £56.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% -14.29% +10.00%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Swindon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Swindon

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Swindon over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Swindon

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) DBS Check
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) Jython
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Build Manager
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Jython
1 2 (28.57%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory