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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 74 39 70
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +31
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 35 71 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.37% 4.61% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 5.36% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 54 9
Median daily rate £460 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.59%
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
1299 1325 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.13% 86.04% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 984 715
Median daily rate £425 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.28 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 49 (71.01%) Linux
2 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (49.28%) DevOps
3 34 (49.28%) Java
4 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (40.58%) HTTP
6 26 (37.68%) Jenkins
7 25 (36.23%) Puppet
8 22 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (28.99%) Relational Database
9 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
9 20 (28.99%) Unix
10 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
11 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (21.74%) Web Design
11 15 (21.74%) Ruby
11 15 (21.74%) HTML
12 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
12 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
12 13 (18.84%) Google
13 12 (17.39%) Subversion
13 12 (17.39%) SSL
13 12 (17.39%) Mac OS X
13 12 (17.39%) CSS
13 12 (17.39%) Python
14 11 (15.94%) Open Source
14 11 (15.94%) Node.js
15 10 (14.49%) Google App Engine
15 10 (14.49%) Amazon EC2

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 7 (10.14%) Apache
2 6 (8.70%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) Jetty
3 5 (7.25%) nginx
3 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.80%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.35%) Confluence
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.90%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Project
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.49%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (14.49%) Google App Engine
2 10 (14.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.45%) GitHub
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Office 365
4 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (40.58%) HTTP
2 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.39%) SSL
4 6 (8.70%) DHCP
4 6 (8.70%) DNS
4 6 (8.70%) FTP
4 6 (8.70%) IPsec
5 2 (2.90%) SAN
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
6 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
4 3 (4.35%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) DB2
5 2 (2.90%) Informix
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Jenkins
2 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
3 12 (17.39%) Subversion
4 10 (14.49%) Travis CI
5 5 (7.25%) Selenium
6 3 (4.35%) JIRA
6 3 (4.35%) JUnit
7 2 (2.90%) Maven
8 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Games
2 2 (2.90%) iGaming
3 1 (1.45%) French Language
3 1 (1.45%) German Language
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (23.19%) Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (13.04%) Digital Transformation
5 6 (8.70%) Digital Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.25%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Head of DevOps
7 4 (5.80%) Head of Digital
7 4 (5.80%) Head of Digital Transformation
7 4 (5.80%) Head of Engineering
7 4 (5.80%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.80%) PMO Planner
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Linux Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) HTML
2 12 (17.39%) CSS
3 11 (15.94%) Node.js
4 10 (14.49%) .NET
4 10 (14.49%) J2EE
5 7 (10.14%) Mustache
5 7 (10.14%) REST
5 7 (10.14%) Sass
6 5 (7.25%) Servlets
7 4 (5.80%) RESTful
8 3 (4.35%) Ajax
8 3 (4.35%) CSS3
8 3 (4.35%) Django
8 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.35%) HTML5
8 3 (4.35%) JAX-RS
8 3 (4.35%) JSON
8 3 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (4.35%) Spring
8 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) User Experience
2 2 (2.90%) CMDB
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (71.01%) Linux
2 20 (28.99%) Unix
3 12 (17.39%) Mac OS X
4 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.45%) Windows
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (49.28%) DevOps
3 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (21.74%) Web Design
5 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
6 11 (15.94%) Open Source
7 10 (14.49%) Front End Development
8 9 (13.04%) Scrum
8 9 (13.04%) TDD
8 9 (13.04%) Web Development
9 8 (11.59%) BDD
10 7 (10.14%) SDLC
11 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.70%) OO
11 6 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (7.25%) OOP
12 5 (7.25%) Project Management
12 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) Java
2 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
3 15 (21.74%) Ruby
4 12 (17.39%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.14%) Perl
6 7 (10.14%) SQL
7 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.80%) Scala
9 3 (4.35%) C#
10 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.90%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.14%) Xen
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
3 2 (2.90%) XenServer
4 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Docker
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (36.23%) Puppet
2 22 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.14%) Nagios
4 5 (7.25%) Cacti
4 5 (7.25%) Cobbler
5 4 (5.80%) Ansible
6 3 (4.35%) Graphite
6 3 (4.35%) Opsview
7 2 (2.90%) collectd
7 2 (2.90%) Icinga
7 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Google
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) VMware
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.90%) Splunk
5 2 (2.90%) Sybase
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow