Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 September 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 61 53
Rank change year-on-year -27 -8 +10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 39 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.07% 2.80% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 3.25% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 27
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £260 £313 £335
90th Percentile £550 £578 £450
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £26.25 - £36.25
90th Percentile £46.00 - £38.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £48.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.82% +21.88% -5.88%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,633 1,263 1,165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.77% 86.39% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,057 844 758
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +7.46% +11.67%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £268
90th Percentile £656 £611 £588
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +14.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £30.50 £17.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £39.50
% change year-on-year +2.34% +5.14% +11.27%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Configuration Management in Wiltshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Corsham -6 20 £450 +2.93% 6
Swindon -15 4 £550 +31.74% 2
Salisbury -5 1 £260 -50.48%
Chippenham -13 1 £525 - 1
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) AWS
4 12 (30.77%) Linux
4 12 (30.77%) DevOps
5 11 (28.21%) Windows
5 11 (28.21%) Puppet
6 10 (25.64%) Terraform
7 9 (23.08%) Public Sector
8 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (17.95%) CMDB
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) Firewall
8 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.95%) Ansible
9 6 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (15.38%) C
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
10 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.82%) SQL
10 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (12.82%) Migration
10 5 (12.82%) NsoIT
10 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.26%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure as Code

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (2.56%) Liferay
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
2 4 (10.26%) Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Route 53
3 1 (2.56%) Akamai
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Serverless
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (7.69%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (23.08%) Public Sector
2 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.69%) Publishing
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) DOORS Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Quality Auditor
5 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) CMDB
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) TMS320
5 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.13%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) DevOps
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (12.82%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) NsoIT
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
6 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.69%) Demand Management
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Sequence Diagram
6 3 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) C
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) AWS Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Def Stans
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.69%) MISRA
1 3 (7.69%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.56%) DO-254
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 10 (25.64%) Terraform
3 7 (17.95%) Ansible
3 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (7.69%) WSUS
6 2 (5.13%) Packer
7 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.56%) Rancher
7 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Remedy
3 3 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) McAfee
4 2 (5.13%) Okta
4 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.56%) BMC
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow