Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 64 49
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 +24
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 50 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.92% 2.03% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 2.47% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 36
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +21.62% +2.42%
10th Percentile £351 £158 £314
90th Percentile £478 £555 £538
South West median daily rate £413 £410 £404
% change year-on-year +0.61% +1.55% -7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 - £40.50
10th Percentile £36.25 - £36.80
90th Percentile £38.75 - £44.60
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £48.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -27.84% +16.87% +14.01%

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 1081 1051 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.65% 82.24% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 762 826
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £288 £257 £255
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 35
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.50% +13.57% +25.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.95 £13.90
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £45.55
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

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 24 November 2017.

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
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 24 November 2017. 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
Swindon -5 16 £450 +1.41% 1
Corsham - 11 £411 -
Malmesbury - 6 £413 - 2
Chippenham - 4 - -
Configuration Management
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (40.00%) Finance
3 17 (34.00%) DV Cleared
4 16 (32.00%) ITIL
5 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (24.00%) Project Management
5 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (22.00%) Degree
6 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
7 10 (20.00%) Service Management
7 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (20.00%) DevOps
7 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.00%) Puppet
8 9 (18.00%) Serverless
8 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (18.00%) Release Management
8 9 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle
9 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (16.00%) SAP
9 8 (16.00%) CRM
9 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (16.00%) Marketing
9 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
9 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
9 8 (16.00%) CMS
9 8 (16.00%) Management Information System

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 8 (16.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) Jetty
2 3 (6.00%) Mongrel
2 3 (6.00%) nginx
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Serverless
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (10.00%) Route 53
3 5 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (8.00%) Google App Engine
4 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.00%) Boomi
6 1 (2.00%) GitHub
6 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (10.00%) MPLS
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) DHCP
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) FTP
2 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) IPsec
2 4 (8.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) SSL
4 2 (4.00%) SMS
5 1 (2.00%) Broadband
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) ISDN
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) DataStage
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Electronics
2 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (16.00%) Marketing
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Configuration Manager
1 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (14.00%) Functional Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Developer
5 4 (8.00%) HR Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Network Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) System Design Authority
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) J2EE
2 3 (6.00%) Servlets
3 2 (4.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.00%) LAMP
4 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.00%) REST
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) PKI
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) PMI
6 1 (2.00%) SCADA
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) CentOS
3 2 (4.00%) CoreOS
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 10 (20.00%) DevOps
3 10 (20.00%) Service Management
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Release Management
5 8 (16.00%) CRM
5 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (16.00%) People Management
5 8 (16.00%) Performance Management
5 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 7 (14.00%) Network Management
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) Service Design
8 5 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.00%) CQL
2 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (4.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.00%) R
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
4 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) ISEB
7 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (10.00%) QA
3 4 (8.00%) Def Stans
3 4 (8.00%) ECSS
4 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) Xen
3 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) Firmware
4 1 (2.00%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) Ansible
3 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.00%) Terraform
5 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) SAP
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco
3 6 (12.00%) Juniper
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) EMC
4 5 (10.00%) SevOne
5 4 (8.00%) Google
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) Informatica
7 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) CA
8 1 (2.00%) New Relic
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat