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 3 months to 26 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 5 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.49% 2.05% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.75% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £390 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £355 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +18.75% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +15.94% +1.47%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 286 255 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 85.12% 74.56% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 178 224
Median daily rate £400 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 15
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +140.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) DataStage
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
2 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Boomi
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) CQL
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Boomi
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) DataStage
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cassandra DBA
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 2 (33.33%) CQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft