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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 35 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 43 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.43% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 0.87% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 2 8
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£394 £363 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £333 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £393 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -37.27%
Configuration Management
West Yorkshire

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
747 688 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.93% 78.36% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 391 468
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 10
Average hourly rate £11.43 £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.61% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £17.50 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 28 (43.75%) Linux
2 27 (42.19%) Puppet
3 24 (37.50%) DevOps
4 21 (32.81%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (32.81%) Java
5 20 (31.25%) Oracle
6 15 (23.44%) SQL
6 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.31%) Web Services
8 13 (20.31%) UNIX
9 12 (18.75%) PHP
9 12 (18.75%) Python
10 11 (17.19%) Ruby
10 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
10 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
11 10 (15.63%) Change Management
12 9 (14.06%) Spring
12 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
13 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 8 (12.50%) jQuery
13 8 (12.50%) TDD
13 8 (12.50%) MVC
13 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
14 7 (10.94%) Web Design
14 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
14 7 (10.94%) Spring MVC
14 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
14 7 (10.94%) C++

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) Apache Solr
1 7 (10.94%) Node.js
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) nginx
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
2 4 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Route 53
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) LDAP
2 5 (7.81%) DHCP
2 5 (7.81%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) SSL
4 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) SSH
4 2 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.56%) VPN
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.38%) Redis
3 6 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) Couchbase
3 6 (9.38%) SimpleDB
4 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Hudson
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (3.13%) RSpec
5 1 (1.56%) NUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) JUnit
5 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Developer
1 11 (17.19%) Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) UI Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) UI Programmer
3 7 (10.94%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Software Configuration Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Deployment Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Software Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Web Services
2 9 (14.06%) Spring
3 8 (12.50%) jQuery
4 7 (10.94%) Spring MVC
4 7 (10.94%) CSS
4 7 (10.94%) JSP
4 7 (10.94%) MooTools
4 7 (10.94%) CSS3
5 6 (9.38%) Middleware
6 5 (7.81%) HTML
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (4.69%) Java EE
8 3 (4.69%) J2EE
9 2 (3.13%) REST
9 2 (3.13%) Apache Camel
9 2 (3.13%) JMS
9 2 (3.13%) .NET
9 2 (3.13%) SOAP
9 2 (3.13%) XML
9 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.25%) NHS
3 3 (4.69%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Solaris
4 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) CentOS
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) DevOps
2 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) Change Management
5 8 (12.50%) TDD
5 8 (12.50%) MVC
6 7 (10.94%) Web Design
6 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.94%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Build Automation
6 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.38%) BPEL
8 5 (7.81%) Automation Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
10 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.69%) Release Management
10 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) Java
2 15 (23.44%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) PHP
3 12 (18.75%) Python
4 11 (17.19%) Ruby
4 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.94%) C++
7 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.25%) Perl
9 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (42.19%) Puppet
2 21 (32.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.94%) Salt
4 2 (3.13%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) hybris
3 6 (9.38%) Splunk
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Perforce
4 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.25%) Adobe
6 3 (4.69%) VMware
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco
7 2 (3.13%) IBM
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