The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / North East
Rank 47 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 43 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.84% 6.11% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 7.26% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 28
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +25.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
775 744 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.18% 84.16% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 487 251
Median daily rate £388 £413 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Management across the North East region.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the North East region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 42 £395 -1.25% 8
Durham - 1 £450 - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 75 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (63.25%) Linux
3 58 (49.57%) Unix
4 52 (44.44%) Open Source
5 50 (42.74%) DevOps
5 50 (42.74%) Oracle
6 44 (37.61%) Java
7 43 (36.75%) JIRA
8 41 (35.04%) ITIL
8 41 (35.04%) Puppet
9 37 (31.62%) Jenkins
9 37 (31.62%) Red Hat
10 36 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (29.91%) Change Management
12 33 (28.21%) Windows
12 33 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (27.35%) Change Control
13 32 (27.35%) Confluence
14 31 (26.50%) AIX
14 31 (26.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 30 (25.64%) Software Packaging
15 30 (25.64%) IBM
15 30 (25.64%) HP
16 28 (23.93%) Security Cleared
16 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
17 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (23.08%) WebLogic
18 26 (22.22%) WebSphere
19 24 (20.51%) HTML
19 24 (20.51%) SSL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 32 (27.35%) Confluence
2 27 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 26 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 20 (17.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (12.82%) JBoss
6 8 (6.84%) FileNet
6 8 (6.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (6.84%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (5.98%) Apache
8 6 (5.13%) IIS
8 6 (5.13%) Jetty
8 6 (5.13%) Mongrel
8 6 (5.13%) MQSeries
8 6 (5.13%) nginx
8 6 (5.13%) Tomcat
8 6 (5.13%) Tuxedo
9 4 (3.42%) CMS
9 4 (3.42%) SAS
10 3 (2.56%) AquaLogic
10 3 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.97%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.56%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.24%) IaaS
1 19 (16.24%) PaaS
1 19 (16.24%) SaaS
2 17 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.84%) Trello
5 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (5.13%) Google App Engine
5 6 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (4.27%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.56%) GitHub
8 2 (1.71%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) HTTP
1 24 (20.51%) SSL
2 14 (11.97%) LDAP
3 8 (6.84%) DNS
3 8 (6.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.84%) Network Security
3 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.98%) DHCP
5 6 (5.13%) FTP
5 6 (5.13%) IPsec
6 5 (4.27%) Firewall
7 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.85%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.85%) SAN
7 1 (0.85%) WAN
7 1 (0.85%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 23 (19.66%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (13.68%) Oracle Database
4 12 (10.26%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (8.55%) MySQL
6 9 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.56%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (1.71%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (36.75%) JIRA
2 37 (31.62%) Jenkins
3 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.26%) Subversion
5 10 (8.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (7.69%) JUnit
6 9 (7.69%) Selenium
7 8 (6.84%) GitLab
8 6 (5.13%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.56%) StarTeam
10 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 7 (5.98%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (27.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (15.38%) Developer
3 11 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) DBA
7 7 (5.98%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Configuration Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (3.42%) Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.64%) Software Packaging
2 24 (20.51%) HTML
2 24 (20.51%) REST
3 22 (18.80%) CSS
3 22 (18.80%) JSON
4 21 (17.95%) Ajax
5 17 (14.53%) Django
5 17 (14.53%) Spring
6 16 (13.68%) CSS3
6 16 (13.68%) HTML5
7 14 (11.97%) RESTful
7 14 (11.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (9.40%) Middleware
9 10 (8.55%) Play Framework
10 9 (7.69%) SOAP
10 9 (7.69%) Web Services
11 8 (6.84%) Guice
11 8 (6.84%) J2EE
11 8 (6.84%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (6.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.97%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.40%) CMDB
4 8 (6.84%) DataPower
5 6 (5.13%) Private Cloud
6 5 (4.27%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.27%) User Experience
7 4 (3.42%) HACMP
8 2 (1.71%) Clustering
8 2 (1.71%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.25%) Linux
2 58 (49.57%) Unix
3 33 (28.21%) Windows
4 31 (26.50%) AIX
4 31 (26.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (17.95%) Windows Server
6 11 (9.40%) Solaris
7 6 (5.13%) OS/390
8 4 (3.42%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.71%) MVS
9 2 (1.71%) VME
9 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
10 1 (0.85%) VMS
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.44%) Open Source
3 50 (42.74%) DevOps
4 41 (35.04%) ITIL
5 35 (29.91%) Change Management
6 32 (27.35%) Change Control
7 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (18.80%) PRINCE2
9 21 (17.95%) Problem Management
10 20 (17.09%) OO
11 18 (15.38%) Data Management
12 17 (14.53%) Scrum
13 16 (13.68%) Automated Testing
13 16 (13.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (13.68%) Web Design
14 14 (11.97%) Release Management
15 13 (11.11%) OWASP
15 13 (11.11%) Workflow
16 11 (9.40%) Issue Tracking
17 9 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.61%) Java
2 23 (19.66%) Ruby
3 22 (18.80%) Perl
3 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
4 21 (17.95%) Python
5 19 (16.24%) Scala
5 19 (16.24%) SQL
6 7 (5.98%) C#
7 6 (5.13%) C
8 2 (1.71%) C++
8 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.71%) VB
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.85%) C-shell
9 1 (0.85%) Korn
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) REXX
9 1 (0.85%) Tcl
9 1 (0.85%) VB6
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (23.93%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.42%) IBM AIX Certification
7 3 (2.56%) Degree
7 3 (2.56%) MCSA
7 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.13%) SLA
3 2 (1.71%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.85%) WAI
4 1 (0.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (19.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.97%) Docker
3 10 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.69%) LXC
5 6 (5.13%) Xen
6 4 (3.42%) GPFS
7 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.56%) vSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Samba
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (35.04%) Puppet
2 33 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.40%) Ansible
4 10 (8.55%) Dollar Universe
5 8 (6.84%) Forum Sentry
6 6 (5.13%) Data Guard
7 3 (2.56%) HP UCMDB
7 3 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.56%) Terraform
8 2 (1.71%) WMI
9 1 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) Oracle
2 37 (31.62%) Red Hat
3 30 (25.64%) HP
3 30 (25.64%) IBM
4 17 (14.53%) Axway
4 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
5 16 (13.68%) Sun
6 14 (11.97%) Google
6 14 (11.97%) Informatica
6 14 (11.97%) Siebel
7 13 (11.11%) Atlassian
8 12 (10.26%) VMware
9 11 (9.40%) Remedy
10 10 (8.55%) ServiceNow
10 10 (8.55%) TIBCO
11 4 (3.42%) Serena
12 2 (1.71%) Borland
12 2 (1.71%) CA
12 2 (1.71%) Fujitsu
13 1 (0.85%) NetApp
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