Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 22 January 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - +20 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 10 0 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.56% - 12.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% - 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 14
West Wales median daily rate £516 - £481
10th Percentile £439 - £420
90th Percentile £569 - £560
Wales median daily rate £478 £369 £450
% change year-on-year +29.49% -18.06% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - £15.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -40.00% -

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 West Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 158 123 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 87.78% 89.13% 90.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 85 129
West Wales median daily rate £500 £520 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.83% +16.25%
10th Percentile £371 £271 £204
90th Percentile £663 £645 £618
Wales median daily rate £425 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +6.92% -0.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
West Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £26.91 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.06% +99.33% -2.17%
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £35.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -46.85% +97.22% +18.03%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in West Wales

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in West Wales

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in West Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in West Wales

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Swansea - 10 £516 - 4
Configuration Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) Mac OS X
1 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (80.00%) Web Design
1 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (80.00%) Neo4j
1 8 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (80.00%) Dropwizard
2 6 (60.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (60.00%) CA
2 6 (60.00%) ClearCase
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
4 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LongView
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (80.00%) Neo4j
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 6 (60.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Dropwizard
1 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
2 4 (40.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Mac OS X
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (80.00%) Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (60.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee