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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 54 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 49 70 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.33% 4.07% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 4.79% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 16
Median daily rate £550 £350 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -16.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £318 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £9.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
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
1266 1462 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.12% 85.05% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1063 560
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.43 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 2016, 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 50 (63.29%) Linux
2 41 (51.90%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (41.77%) Java
4 33 (41.77%) HTTP
5 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
6 31 (39.24%) Relational Database
7 29 (36.71%) DevOps
7 29 (36.71%) HTML
8 27 (34.18%) Jenkins
9 26 (32.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 26 (32.91%) Web Design
9 26 (32.91%) CSS
10 23 (29.11%) Subversion
10 23 (29.11%) Opscode Chef
11 22 (27.85%) Puppet
12 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
14 19 (24.05%) Ruby
15 18 (22.78%) Google
15 18 (22.78%) Python
15 18 (22.78%) Web Development
15 18 (22.78%) REST
16 17 (21.52%) Scrum
16 17 (21.52%) Front End Development
17 16 (20.25%) TDD
17 16 (20.25%) Unix
17 16 (20.25%) Scala
17 16 (20.25%) Open Source
17 16 (20.25%) HTML5

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 13 (16.46%) Confluence
2 7 (8.86%) Apache
3 6 (7.59%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) Jetty
4 5 (6.33%) Mongrel
4 5 (6.33%) nginx
4 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.33%) Google App Engine
3 5 (6.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.80%) PaaS
5 2 (2.53%) Slack
6 1 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (41.77%) HTTP
2 15 (18.99%) DNS
3 8 (10.13%) VPN
4 7 (8.86%) DHCP
4 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.59%) FTP
5 6 (7.59%) IPsec
5 6 (7.59%) SSL
6 2 (2.53%) SAN
7 1 (1.27%) Firewall
7 1 (1.27%) Intranet
7 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.27%) Network Security
7 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.80%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.53%) DB2
5 2 (2.53%) Informix
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (34.18%) Jenkins
3 23 (29.11%) Subversion
4 13 (16.46%) JIRA
4 13 (16.46%) JUnit
5 8 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
6 7 (8.86%) Travis CI
7 4 (5.06%) Selenium
8 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.27%) Maven
8 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Games
2 2 (2.53%) iGaming
2 2 (2.53%) Legal
2 2 (2.53%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) French Language
3 1 (1.27%) German Language
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (20.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.13%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (7.59%) Digital Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Agile Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Digital Transformation
9 2 (2.53%) Head of Digital Transformation
9 2 (2.53%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) HTML
2 26 (32.91%) CSS
3 18 (22.78%) REST
4 16 (20.25%) CSS3
4 16 (20.25%) HTML5
5 15 (18.99%) Spring
6 14 (17.72%) Ajax
6 14 (17.72%) Django
6 14 (17.72%) JSON
6 14 (17.72%) Play Framework
6 14 (17.72%) RESTful
6 14 (17.72%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (16.46%) .NET
7 13 (16.46%) Guice
7 13 (16.46%) Spring MVC
8 11 (13.92%) Node.js
9 7 (8.86%) Mustache
9 7 (8.86%) Sass
10 5 (6.33%) J2EE
10 5 (6.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) User Experience
2 8 (10.13%) Public Cloud
2 8 (10.13%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) CMDB
3 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.27%) BBC
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (63.29%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Unix
3 13 (16.46%) Mac OS X
4 9 (11.39%) Windows
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.80%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) DevOps
4 26 (32.91%) Responsive Web Design
4 26 (32.91%) Web Design
5 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
6 18 (22.78%) Web Development
7 17 (21.52%) Front End Development
7 17 (21.52%) Scrum
8 16 (20.25%) Open Source
8 16 (20.25%) TDD
9 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
9 13 (16.46%) MVC
9 13 (16.46%) OWASP
10 12 (15.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (13.92%) Release Management
12 10 (12.66%) Line Management
12 10 (12.66%) Service Management
13 8 (10.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) Java
2 19 (24.05%) Ruby
3 18 (22.78%) Python
4 16 (20.25%) Scala
5 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
6 13 (16.46%) C#
7 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.33%) SQL
10 3 (3.80%) PHP
11 2 (2.53%) Perl
12 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.53%) QA
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.39%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.33%) Xen
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (29.11%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (27.85%) Puppet
3 14 (17.72%) Ansible
4 3 (3.80%) Graphite
4 3 (3.80%) Opsview
5 2 (2.53%) collectd
5 2 (2.53%) Icinga
5 2 (2.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Google
2 15 (18.99%) VMware
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle
5 4 (5.06%) Splunk
6 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.53%) F5
6 2 (2.53%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.53%) New Relic
6 2 (2.53%) Sybase
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (1.27%) RightScale
7 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow