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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 64 25 51
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +26
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 36 68 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.49% 5.97% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 6.90% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 15
Average daily rate £378 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £258 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +15.87%
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
1210 985 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.62% 86.48% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 706 473
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.83 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £33.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 60 (68.18%) Linux
2 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (45.45%) DevOps
4 37 (42.05%) Java
5 33 (37.50%) Puppet
6 30 (34.09%) Jenkins
7 27 (30.68%) Ruby
8 23 (26.14%) HTTP
9 22 (25.00%) .NET
9 22 (25.00%) Unix
9 22 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 21 (23.86%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (22.73%) Python
12 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
13 17 (19.32%) Servlets
13 17 (19.32%) J2EE
14 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 16 (18.18%) VMware
14 16 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
15 15 (17.05%) Xen
15 15 (17.05%) SSL
16 14 (15.91%) Apache
16 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
16 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (15.91%) Cobbler
17 13 (14.77%) nginx
17 13 (14.77%) Amazon EC2
17 13 (14.77%) Google App Engine

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (15.91%) Apache
1 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 13 (14.77%) IIS
2 13 (14.77%) Jetty
2 13 (14.77%) nginx
2 13 (14.77%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.95%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.68%) CloudStack
4 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.41%) Node.js
6 2 (2.27%) SAS
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.14%) JBoss
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) PowerExchange
7 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.86%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (14.77%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (14.77%) Google App Engine
3 13 (14.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.27%) IaaS
5 1 (1.14%) GitHub
5 1 (1.14%) PaaS
5 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.14%) HTTP
2 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 15 (17.05%) SSL
4 12 (13.64%) DNS
5 11 (12.50%) DHCP
5 11 (12.50%) FTP
5 11 (12.50%) IPsec
6 4 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
1 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.55%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.14%) HBase
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.09%) Maven
4 5 (5.68%) Selenium
4 5 (5.68%) Subversion
5 3 (3.41%) Hudson
6 1 (1.14%) Ant
6 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.14%) Firebug
6 1 (1.14%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) JUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Log4j
6 1 (1.14%) Mockito
6 1 (1.14%) MSI
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.77%) Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (7.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Digital Transformation
6 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Head of DevOps
7 5 (5.68%) Head of Digital
7 5 (5.68%) Software Manager
8 4 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Software Configuration Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) J2EE
2 17 (19.32%) Servlets
3 11 (12.50%) HTML
4 9 (10.23%) CSS
5 6 (6.82%) Mustache
6 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.55%) HTML5
6 4 (4.55%) JAX-RS
6 4 (4.55%) REST
6 4 (4.55%) Sass
7 3 (3.41%) CSS3
7 3 (3.41%) jQuery
8 2 (2.27%) MCollective
8 2 (2.27%) Spring
8 2 (2.27%) Web Services
8 2 (2.27%) XHTML
9 1 (1.14%) ELK Stack
9 1 (1.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.14%) CMDB
3 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (1.14%) Replication
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.18%) Linux
2 22 (25.00%) Unix
3 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.82%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.82%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.68%) CentOS
6 3 (3.41%) Windows
7 1 (1.14%) AIX
7 1 (1.14%) Solaris
7 1 (1.14%) SUSE
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 40 (45.45%) DevOps
3 11 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 10 (11.36%) Scrum
4 10 (11.36%) TDD
4 10 (11.36%) Web Operations
5 8 (9.09%) DSDM
5 8 (9.09%) RUP
6 7 (7.95%) Change Management
6 7 (7.95%) Front End Development
6 7 (7.95%) Project Management
6 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.95%) Web Design
7 6 (6.82%) BDD
7 6 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.68%) Build Automation
8 5 (5.68%) Change Control
8 5 (5.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.05%) Java
2 27 (30.68%) Ruby
3 22 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 20 (22.73%) Python
5 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
6 12 (13.64%) SQL
7 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.82%) C#
9 5 (5.68%) C++
10 3 (3.41%) Perl
10 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) FQL
11 1 (1.14%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.14%) Scala
11 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.14%) APMP
4 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Degree
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.27%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Xen
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) vSphere
3 5 (5.68%) XenServer
4 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (37.50%) Puppet
2 22 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (15.91%) Cobbler
4 10 (11.36%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.41%) Ansible
5 3 (3.41%) Cacti
5 3 (3.41%) Nagios
6 1 (1.14%) Salt
6 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) VMware
3 13 (14.77%) Google
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle
5 6 (6.82%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (3.41%) Perforce
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) Axway
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) Informatica
7 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.14%) Sun
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