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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 10 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -10
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 147 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.14% 2.39% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.22% 2.97% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 13 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £374 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £475 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.78 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.99% -1.33%
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
1112 942 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.24% 80.44% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 631 316
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £110.00 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015, 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.

1 133 (60.45%) Linux
2 121 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (41.36%) Java
4 84 (38.18%) UNIX
5 81 (36.82%) Puppet
6 79 (35.91%) Opscode Chef
7 73 (33.18%) Python
8 68 (30.91%) Bash Shell
9 61 (27.73%) DevOps
10 59 (26.82%) HTTP
11 57 (25.91%) Web Design
11 57 (25.91%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (24.55%) MongoDB
12 54 (24.55%) HTML
13 50 (22.73%) Ruby
14 49 (22.27%) Mac OS X
14 49 (22.27%) Responsive Web Design
15 48 (21.82%) Relational Database
16 39 (17.73%) Neo4j
16 39 (17.73%) Hibernate
16 39 (17.73%) REST
17 37 (16.82%) JAX-RS
18 36 (16.36%) OpenStack
18 36 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (16.36%) VMware
18 36 (16.36%) SQL
19 35 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
20 33 (15.00%) Oracle
20 33 (15.00%) Jenkins
21 31 (14.09%) ITIL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 36 (16.36%) OpenStack
2 31 (14.09%) Apache
3 15 (6.82%) nginx
4 14 (6.36%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.45%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.45%) Jetty
5 12 (5.45%) IIS
6 11 (5.00%) Node.js
7 10 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.64%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.45%) Lync
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.09%) MS Office
2 9 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (14.09%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (5.45%) Google App Engine
4 12 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.73%) SaaS
6 4 (1.82%) Route 53
6 4 (1.82%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.82%) HTTP
2 20 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.09%) Firewall
3 14 (6.36%) DNS
4 12 (5.45%) DHCP
4 12 (5.45%) FTP
4 12 (5.45%) IPsec
5 11 (5.00%) SSL
6 6 (2.73%) LAN
6 6 (2.73%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.36%) Internet
8 2 (0.91%) LDAP
9 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.55%) MongoDB
2 48 (21.82%) Relational Database
3 39 (17.73%) Neo4j
4 24 (10.91%) MySQL
5 14 (6.36%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.09%) Redis
8 7 (3.18%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (2.73%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.73%) SimpleDB
10 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 33 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.55%) Subversion
3 19 (8.64%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.64%) Hudson
5 7 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (3.18%) Maven
6 5 (2.27%) JIRA
7 4 (1.82%) PVCS
8 2 (0.91%) Ant
9 1 (0.45%) RSpec
9 1 (0.45%) Mockito
9 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (6.36%) Finance
2 10 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.36%) Banking
3 3 (1.36%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (30.91%) Developer
2 44 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 43 (19.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (8.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (5.91%) Analyst
6 11 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (4.55%) Release Manager
8 8 (3.64%) UI Developer
8 8 (3.64%) UI Programmer
9 7 (3.18%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.73%) Software Engineer
10 6 (2.73%) Configuration Manager
10 6 (2.73%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Technical Architect
10 6 (2.73%) Architect
10 6 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (2.73%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (2.73%) Configuration and Release Manager
11 5 (2.27%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.55%) HTML
2 39 (17.73%) Hibernate
2 39 (17.73%) REST
3 37 (16.82%) JAX-RS
4 21 (9.55%) Servlets
5 17 (7.73%) CSS
6 14 (6.36%) J2EE
7 13 (5.91%) .NET
8 12 (5.45%) Web Services
9 11 (5.00%) Spring
10 8 (3.64%) jQuery
10 8 (3.64%) Middleware
10 8 (3.64%) Spring MVC
11 7 (3.18%) CSS3
11 7 (3.18%) Mustache
11 7 (3.18%) Sass
11 7 (3.18%) JSP
11 7 (3.18%) MooTools
11 7 (3.18%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.18%) Open Source
2 6 (2.73%) BYOD
3 5 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.91%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.91%) CMDB
4 2 (0.91%) User Experience
5 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.45%) PKI
5 1 (0.45%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) NHS
5 1 (0.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 133 (60.45%) Linux
2 84 (38.18%) UNIX
3 49 (22.27%) Mac OS X
4 13 (5.91%) Windows
5 6 (2.73%) Android
5 6 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.73%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) CentOS
7 1 (0.45%) SUSE
7 1 (0.45%) Debian
7 1 (0.45%) Fedora
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (27.73%) DevOps
3 57 (25.91%) Web Design
3 57 (25.91%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (22.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (14.09%) ITIL
6 22 (10.00%) TDD
7 21 (9.55%) Project Management
8 20 (9.09%) Change Management
8 20 (9.09%) Release Management
9 17 (7.73%) Unit Testing
10 16 (7.27%) Service Management
10 16 (7.27%) Automated Testing
10 16 (7.27%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.36%) Business Analysis
12 12 (5.45%) ITSM
12 12 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (5.45%) Software Delivery
13 11 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 11 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.36%) Java
2 73 (33.18%) Python
3 68 (30.91%) Bash Shell
4 50 (22.73%) Ruby
5 36 (16.36%) SQL
6 27 (12.27%) Shell Script
7 17 (7.73%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.09%) Perl
9 8 (3.64%) PHP
10 6 (2.73%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.73%) C++
11 5 (2.27%) C#
11 5 (2.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
12 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.36%) ISEB
6 2 (0.91%) Degree
6 2 (0.91%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) SLA
1 10 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 36 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.18%) QEMU
2 18 (8.18%) KVM
3 13 (5.91%) Xen
4 9 (4.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) iptables
5 1 (0.45%) XenServer
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 81 (36.82%) Puppet
2 79 (35.91%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (10.45%) Cobbler
4 21 (9.55%) Tivoli
5 16 (7.27%) Ansible
6 8 (3.64%) Salt
7 6 (2.73%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.82%) OpenView
9 3 (1.36%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.45%) Graphite
10 1 (0.45%) SCCM
10 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (16.36%) VMware
2 33 (15.00%) Oracle
3 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.82%) Rackspace
5 12 (5.45%) Google
6 10 (4.55%) hybris
7 7 (3.18%) Perforce
7 7 (3.18%) Adobe
8 4 (1.82%) Splunk
9 3 (1.36%) SAP
9 3 (1.36%) IBM
9 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.91%) Sun
10 2 (0.91%) HP
11 1 (0.45%) BMC
11 1 (0.45%) Mercator
11 1 (0.45%) Remedy
11 1 (0.45%) Percona
11 1 (0.45%) EnterpriseDB
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