The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Rank 36 51 24
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 54 41 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.86% 3.01% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 3.55% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 39
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £650 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
943 1154 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.95% 84.60% 86.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 808 673
Median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.20 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £19.38 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 54 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.66%) Linux
3 42 (51.22%) HTML
4 41 (50.00%) Ruby
5 40 (48.78%) CSS
6 37 (45.12%) Python
7 35 (42.68%) HTTP
7 35 (42.68%) Git (software)
8 34 (41.46%) DevOps
9 32 (39.02%) Java
10 30 (36.59%) HTML5
10 30 (36.59%) CSS3
11 28 (34.15%) Scala
11 28 (34.15%) Jenkins
12 27 (32.93%) Relational Database
12 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
14 24 (29.27%) Open Source
15 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (28.05%) Responsive Web Design
15 23 (28.05%) MongoDB
15 23 (28.05%) Subversion
15 23 (28.05%) Spring
15 23 (28.05%) Web Design
16 22 (26.83%) Unix
16 22 (26.83%) Puppet
17 20 (24.39%) Automated Testing
18 19 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
19 18 (21.95%) Scrum
19 18 (21.95%) Web Development

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (14.63%) Confluence
2 9 (10.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.66%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.98%) PaaS
3 5 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.10%) IaaS
4 3 (3.66%) Loggly
4 3 (3.66%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.22%) Office 365
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) HTTP
2 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.10%) LDAP
4 2 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (1.22%) DHCP
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) Network Security
5 1 (1.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) Relational Database
2 23 (28.05%) MongoDB
3 16 (19.51%) MySQL
4 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (10.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.10%) DB2
6 5 (6.10%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (6.10%) OLTP
7 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.66%) Riak
9 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.22%) Big Data
9 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.22%) Redis
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (42.68%) Git (software)
2 28 (34.15%) Jenkins
3 23 (28.05%) Subversion
4 14 (17.07%) JIRA
4 14 (17.07%) JUnit
5 6 (7.32%) Maven
6 5 (6.10%) Grunt
7 3 (3.66%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.44%) Selenium
8 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.22%) Ant
9 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.22%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.22%) FishEye
9 1 (1.22%) GitLab
9 1 (1.22%) Hudson
9 1 (1.22%) JMeter
9 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (35.37%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Architect
4 13 (15.85%) Java Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Scala Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) WebOps Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (6.10%) DB2 DBA
8 5 (6.10%) DBA
8 5 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.10%) Server Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) DB2 Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) DevOps Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.66%) AWS Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.22%) HTML
2 40 (48.78%) CSS
3 30 (36.59%) CSS3
3 30 (36.59%) HTML5
4 23 (28.05%) Spring
5 17 (20.73%) REST
6 16 (19.51%) Django
7 15 (18.29%) Ajax
7 15 (18.29%) JSON
7 15 (18.29%) Play Framework
7 15 (18.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (14.63%) Spring Boot
9 11 (13.41%) Guice
9 11 (13.41%) RESTful
9 11 (13.41%) Spring MVC
10 10 (12.20%) Middleware
10 10 (12.20%) Velocity
11 9 (10.98%) Spring Cloud
11 9 (10.98%) Web Services
12 5 (6.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) HACMP
3 5 (6.10%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) CMDB
4 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) iSeries
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.66%) Linux
2 22 (26.83%) Unix
3 13 (15.85%) Mac OS X
4 7 (8.54%) Windows
5 2 (2.44%) CentOS
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.22%) VMS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.46%) DevOps
3 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (29.27%) Open Source
5 23 (28.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (28.05%) Web Design
6 20 (24.39%) Automated Testing
7 18 (21.95%) Scrum
7 18 (21.95%) Web Development
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Deployment
8 11 (13.41%) MVC
8 11 (13.41%) Visualisation
9 10 (12.20%) Microservices
9 10 (12.20%) OWASP
9 10 (12.20%) Release Management
10 9 (10.98%) TDD
11 8 (9.76%) High Availability
11 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.54%) Line Management
12 7 (8.54%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) Ruby
2 37 (45.12%) Python
3 32 (39.02%) Java
4 28 (34.15%) Scala
5 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.07%) C#
7 11 (13.41%) Bash Shell
8 10 (12.20%) Go
9 7 (8.54%) PHP
9 7 (8.54%) SQL
10 5 (6.10%) AWK
11 3 (3.66%) C++
12 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.22%) Korn
13 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.22%) Degree
1 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PMO
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (26.83%) Puppet
2 19 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (20.73%) Ansible
4 14 (17.07%) Salt
5 5 (6.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Nagios
6 3 (3.66%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.44%) SCCM
8 1 (1.22%) Graphite
8 1 (1.22%) HP NNM
8 1 (1.22%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.22%) Mesos
8 1 (1.22%) Opsview
8 1 (1.22%) SCOM
8 1 (1.22%) Terraform
8 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Google
2 14 (17.07%) Splunk
3 12 (14.63%) New Relic
4 9 (10.98%) AppDynamics
4 9 (10.98%) MuleSoft
5 5 (6.10%) IBM
5 5 (6.10%) NetApp
5 5 (6.10%) Rackspace
5 5 (6.10%) SaltStack
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle
6 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.22%) Avaya
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco
8 1 (1.22%) HP
8 1 (1.22%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.22%) RightScale
8 1 (1.22%) VMware