Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 13 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.40% 2.08% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.42% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 15
Swindon median daily rate £383 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +2.86% +18.24%
10th Percentile £313 £413 £154
90th Percentile £475 £500 £565
Wiltshire median daily rate £503 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +18.24% -4.23% +19.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

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 803 619 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 86.25% 85.97% 86.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 468 426
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £460 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Swindon median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -38.10% +37.70%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.75 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +15.79%

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 19 December 2018.

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 19 December 2018, 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 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) CMDB
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Ansible
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Puppet
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Route 53
5 2 (15.38%) GitHub
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) CMMI
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Docker
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
5 2 (15.38%) Serverless
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon ElastiCache

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (15.38%) GitHub
2 2 (15.38%) Route 53
2 2 (15.38%) Serverless
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) DataStax
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Test Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Build Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Cassandra DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (15.38%) CMMI
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Jython
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Apple
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Dell
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) QNAP
1 1 (7.69%) VMware