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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 74 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 36 62 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.48% 3.87% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 4.52% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 42 10
Median daily rate £461 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £296 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £474 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -5.00%
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
1275 1372 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.99% 85.54% 83.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1010 595
Median daily rate £425 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £9.38 £8.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £175.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 47 (70.15%) Linux
2 38 (56.72%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (52.24%) Java
4 30 (44.78%) HTTP
4 30 (44.78%) DevOps
5 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
7 24 (35.82%) Puppet
8 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
8 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
9 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
10 18 (26.87%) Web Design
10 18 (26.87%) HTML
10 18 (26.87%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (23.88%) Unix
12 15 (22.39%) CSS
12 15 (22.39%) Subversion
12 15 (22.39%) Automated Testing
12 15 (22.39%) Google
13 14 (20.90%) Ruby
14 13 (19.40%) .NET
14 13 (19.40%) Open Source
15 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
15 12 (17.91%) Mac OS X
15 12 (17.91%) TDD
15 12 (17.91%) Front End Development
16 11 (16.42%) VMware
16 11 (16.42%) Scrum
16 11 (16.42%) 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 7 (10.45%) Apache
2 6 (8.96%) Confluence
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 5 (7.46%) Jetty
3 5 (7.46%) nginx
3 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.48%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.49%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.43%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (13.43%) Google App Engine
2 9 (13.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) Office 365
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.78%) HTTP
2 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
3 11 (16.42%) SSL
4 10 (14.93%) DNS
5 6 (8.96%) DHCP
5 6 (8.96%) FTP
5 6 (8.96%) IPsec
6 4 (5.97%) VPN
7 2 (2.99%) SAN
8 1 (1.49%) Intranet
8 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) Informix
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
2 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (22.39%) Subversion
4 9 (13.43%) Travis CI
5 6 (8.96%) JIRA
5 6 (8.96%) JUnit
6 4 (5.97%) Selenium
6 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.99%) Maven
8 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Games
2 2 (2.99%) iGaming
3 1 (1.49%) French Language
3 1 (1.49%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (11.94%) Digital Transformation
5 7 (10.45%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (10.45%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Digital Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Head of DevOps
7 4 (5.97%) Head of Digital
7 4 (5.97%) Head of Digital Transformation
7 4 (5.97%) Head of Engineering
7 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Linux Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) HTML
2 15 (22.39%) CSS
3 13 (19.40%) .NET
4 11 (16.42%) Node.js
5 10 (14.93%) REST
6 9 (13.43%) J2EE
7 7 (10.45%) Mustache
7 7 (10.45%) RESTful
7 7 (10.45%) Sass
8 6 (8.96%) Ajax
8 6 (8.96%) CSS3
8 6 (8.96%) Django
8 6 (8.96%) Guice
8 6 (8.96%) HTML5
8 6 (8.96%) JSON
8 6 (8.96%) Play Framework
8 6 (8.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (8.96%) Spring
8 6 (8.96%) Spring MVC
9 5 (7.46%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) CMDB
3 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (70.15%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) Unix
3 12 (17.91%) Mac OS X
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.46%) Windows
5 2 (2.99%) CentOS
5 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (44.78%) DevOps
3 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (26.87%) Web Design
5 15 (22.39%) Automated Testing
6 13 (19.40%) Open Source
7 12 (17.91%) Front End Development
7 12 (17.91%) TDD
8 11 (16.42%) Scrum
8 11 (16.42%) Web Development
9 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
9 8 (11.94%) Service Management
10 7 (10.45%) BDD
10 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.96%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (8.96%) MVC
11 6 (8.96%) OO
11 6 (8.96%) OWASP
11 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) Java
2 14 (20.90%) Ruby
3 11 (16.42%) Bash Shell
3 11 (16.42%) Python
4 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) Scala
6 6 (8.96%) C#
6 6 (8.96%) Perl
6 6 (8.96%) SQL
7 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.99%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.96%) Xen
3 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (35.82%) Puppet
2 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.43%) Ansible
4 6 (8.96%) Nagios
5 4 (5.97%) Cacti
6 3 (4.48%) Graphite
6 3 (4.48%) Opsview
7 2 (2.99%) collectd
7 2 (2.99%) Icinga
8 1 (1.49%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Google
2 11 (16.42%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.99%) Splunk
5 2 (2.99%) Sybase
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow