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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
England / North East
Rank 47 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 51 57 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.05% 6.47% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 7.84% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 11
Median daily rate £378 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £246 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £533 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%

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
865 727 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.73% 82.52% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 452 322
Median daily rate £375 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £45.50 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -16 51 £378 +0.66% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 63 (56.25%) Linux
2 60 (53.57%) Unix
3 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (44.64%) ITIL
5 49 (43.75%) Oracle
6 43 (38.39%) Java
7 41 (36.61%) DevOps
8 39 (34.82%) Puppet
8 39 (34.82%) Change Management
9 38 (33.93%) Open Source
10 33 (29.46%) Red Hat
10 33 (29.46%) AIX
11 31 (27.68%) Perl
11 31 (27.68%) IBM
11 31 (27.68%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (25.00%) WebSphere
12 28 (25.00%) JIRA
13 27 (24.11%) SSL
14 26 (23.21%) Windows
14 26 (23.21%) HP
14 26 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
16 24 (21.43%) Problem Management
17 23 (20.54%) Jenkins
18 22 (19.64%) Change Control
18 22 (19.64%) PRINCE2
18 22 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
19 20 (17.86%) WebLogic
19 20 (17.86%) Solaris
19 20 (17.86%) Microsoft

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 28 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (17.86%) WebLogic
4 17 (15.18%) Confluence
5 13 (11.61%) Apache
5 13 (11.61%) JBoss
6 11 (9.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 10 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (8.04%) MQSeries
8 9 (8.04%) Tuxedo
9 8 (7.14%) FileNet
10 6 (5.36%) AquaLogic
10 6 (5.36%) IIS
10 6 (5.36%) Jetty
10 6 (5.36%) Mongrel
10 6 (5.36%) nginx
10 6 (5.36%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
11 5 (4.46%) OpenStack
12 4 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (11.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (5.36%) OpenText MBPM
4 6 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.96%) IaaS
1 19 (16.96%) PaaS
1 19 (16.96%) SaaS
2 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.36%) Google App Engine
3 6 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.46%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.68%) GitHub
6 2 (1.79%) HP Helion
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.11%) SSL
2 20 (17.86%) LDAP
3 19 (16.96%) HTTP
4 15 (13.39%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.50%) DNS
6 8 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (7.14%) Network Security
7 7 (6.25%) DHCP
7 7 (6.25%) iSCSI
7 7 (6.25%) SAN
7 7 (6.25%) WAN
8 6 (5.36%) FTP
8 6 (5.36%) IPsec
9 5 (4.46%) Firewall
10 1 (0.89%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.89%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.96%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (12.50%) MySQL
2 14 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.68%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (25.00%) JIRA
2 23 (20.54%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.04%) StarTeam
5 7 (6.25%) ClearCase
5 7 (6.25%) Selenium
5 7 (6.25%) Subversion
6 6 (5.36%) JUnit
6 6 (5.36%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (8.04%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (12.50%) Developer
3 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.14%) Architect
5 7 (6.25%) DBA
5 7 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Configuration Manager
6 6 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.46%) HPUX Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (3.57%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.86%) Software Packaging
2 16 (14.29%) HTML
2 16 (14.29%) REST
3 14 (12.50%) CSS
3 14 (12.50%) JSON
3 14 (12.50%) Middleware
4 13 (11.61%) Ajax
4 13 (11.61%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (9.82%) J2EE
6 9 (8.04%) CSS3
6 9 (8.04%) Django
6 9 (8.04%) HTML5
6 9 (8.04%) IBM Integration Bus
6 9 (8.04%) Spring
7 7 (6.25%) LAMP
7 7 (6.25%) RESTful
7 7 (6.25%) SOAP
7 7 (6.25%) Web Services
8 6 (5.36%) .NET
8 6 (5.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.71%) CMDB
4 8 (7.14%) DataPower
5 6 (5.36%) Private Cloud
6 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.57%) HACMP
7 4 (3.57%) User Experience
8 2 (1.79%) Clustering
8 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.89%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (56.25%) Linux
2 60 (53.57%) Unix
3 33 (29.46%) AIX
4 26 (23.21%) Windows
5 20 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (17.86%) Solaris
6 14 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.04%) OS/390
8 5 (4.46%) HPUX
9 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.79%) MVS
11 2 (1.79%) VME
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.89%) CentOS
12 1 (0.89%) VMS
12 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (44.64%) ITIL
3 41 (36.61%) DevOps
4 39 (34.82%) Change Management
5 38 (33.93%) Open Source
6 24 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 22 (19.64%) Change Control
7 22 (19.64%) PRINCE2
8 19 (16.96%) OO
9 18 (16.07%) Data Management
10 17 (15.18%) Release Management
11 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (13.39%) Workflow
12 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
13 12 (10.71%) Automated Testing
14 11 (9.82%) Issue Tracking
14 11 (9.82%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (9.82%) Scrum
14 11 (9.82%) Web Design
15 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) Java
2 31 (27.68%) Perl
3 19 (16.96%) SQL
4 16 (14.29%) Python
5 15 (13.39%) Ruby
6 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
6 11 (9.82%) Scala
7 9 (8.04%) C
8 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.25%) C-shell
8 7 (6.25%) Korn
9 6 (5.36%) C++
10 3 (2.68%) C#
10 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.89%) PHP
12 1 (0.89%) VB
12 1 (0.89%) VB6
12 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.57%) Degree
6 4 (3.57%) IBM AIX Certification
7 3 (2.68%) MCSA
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.36%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) QA
4 1 (0.89%) COBIT
4 1 (0.89%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.89%) WAI
4 1 (0.89%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.61%) Active Directory
3 12 (10.71%) Docker
4 7 (6.25%) LXC
4 7 (6.25%) Samba
5 6 (5.36%) Xen
6 4 (3.57%) GPFS
7 3 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.68%) vSphere
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (34.82%) Puppet
2 31 (27.68%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.36%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.68%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (2.68%) Terraform
5 2 (1.79%) Ansible
5 2 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.79%) WMI
6 1 (0.89%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.89%) SCSM
Vendors
1 49 (43.75%) Oracle
2 33 (29.46%) Red Hat
3 31 (27.68%) IBM
4 26 (23.21%) HP
5 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 19 (16.96%) Axway
6 19 (16.96%) Sun
7 18 (16.07%) VMware
8 13 (11.61%) Informatica
8 13 (11.61%) Siebel
9 11 (9.82%) Remedy
10 10 (8.93%) ServiceNow
11 8 (7.14%) Google
12 5 (4.46%) Atlassian
12 5 (4.46%) Fujitsu
13 4 (3.57%) Serena
14 2 (1.79%) Borland
14 2 (1.79%) CA
15 1 (0.89%) Cisco
15 1 (0.89%) NetApp
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Vesta Consulting
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