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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 47 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 73 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.20% 4.38% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 5.71% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 26
Median daily rate £320 £300 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £249 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £663 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -6.58%
Configuration Management
England

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
1205 595 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.83% 76.58% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 353 275
Median daily rate £330 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £553 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.62% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 71 £320 +6.66% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 64 (50.39%) Linux
2 61 (48.03%) Unix
3 51 (40.16%) Oracle
4 49 (38.58%) Java
5 48 (37.80%) ITIL
6 47 (37.01%) AIX
7 38 (29.92%) Windows
8 36 (28.35%) Solaris
9 35 (27.56%) SSL
9 35 (27.56%) Red Hat
10 34 (26.77%) HP
10 34 (26.77%) TCP/IP
11 32 (25.20%) HTTP
11 32 (25.20%) IBM
11 32 (25.20%) DevOps
12 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (24.41%) WebSphere
12 31 (24.41%) Security Cleared
13 30 (23.62%) Problem Management
14 28 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (22.05%) Workflow
14 28 (22.05%) SQL
14 28 (22.05%) Open Source
15 27 (21.26%) WebSphere Application Server
16 26 (20.47%) Change Management
17 25 (19.69%) Middleware
18 24 (18.90%) .NET
18 24 (18.90%) J2EE
18 24 (18.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 24 (18.90%) SC Cleared

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 31 (24.41%) WebSphere
2 27 (21.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (16.54%) WebLogic
4 18 (14.17%) Apache
5 17 (13.39%) IIS
6 16 (12.60%) Oracle Application Server
6 16 (12.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 16 (12.60%) Tomcat
7 15 (11.81%) Jetty
7 15 (11.81%) nginx
8 13 (10.24%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (8.66%) JBoss
9 11 (8.66%) Oracle 10gAS
10 10 (7.87%) CMS
10 10 (7.87%) PowerExchange
11 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
12 7 (5.51%) Tuxedo
13 6 (4.72%) Confluence
13 6 (4.72%) Oracle Spatial
14 5 (3.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.57%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) GitHub
2 4 (3.15%) IaaS
2 4 (3.15%) PaaS
3 3 (2.36%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.57%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (27.56%) SSL
2 34 (26.77%) TCP/IP
3 32 (25.20%) HTTP
4 18 (14.17%) Firewall
5 15 (11.81%) DHCP
5 15 (11.81%) DNS
6 13 (10.24%) FTP
6 13 (10.24%) IPsec
6 13 (10.24%) LAN
6 13 (10.24%) VPN
6 13 (10.24%) WAN
7 7 (5.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (5.51%) LDAP
7 7 (5.51%) Network Security
7 7 (5.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (11.81%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.66%) PowerCenter
4 9 (7.09%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.51%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (3.94%) Data Mining
8 5 (3.94%) DB2
9 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.57%) Big Data
11 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.79%) MySQL
11 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.60%) Travis CI
3 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.66%) Log4j
5 8 (6.30%) Subversion
6 7 (5.51%) Facilita Forecast
6 7 (5.51%) HP UFT
6 7 (5.51%) LoadRunner
6 7 (5.51%) StarTeam
7 6 (4.72%) JIRA
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.15%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.57%) JUnit
9 2 (1.57%) MSI
10 1 (0.79%) Maven
10 1 (0.79%) Selenium
10 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (14.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (11.81%) Developer
3 13 (10.24%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (5.51%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (5.51%) Wintel Support
6 6 (4.72%) Administrator
6 6 (4.72%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (3.94%) Consultant
7 5 (3.94%) E-Business Developer
7 5 (3.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (3.15%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Oracle Financials Developer
8 4 (3.15%) Scrum Master
9 3 (2.36%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.69%) Middleware
2 24 (18.90%) .NET
2 24 (18.90%) J2EE
3 14 (11.02%) HTML
3 14 (11.02%) Servlets
4 12 (9.45%) Software Packaging
5 8 (6.30%) CSS
5 8 (6.30%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (4.72%) XML
7 5 (3.94%) HTML5
7 5 (3.94%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (3.15%) JSON
8 4 (3.15%) REST
8 4 (3.15%) Spring
9 3 (2.36%) Ajax
9 3 (2.36%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.36%) CSS3
9 3 (2.36%) Django
9 3 (2.36%) RESTful
10 2 (1.57%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.60%) Data Structures
2 16 (12.60%) Management Information System
3 15 (11.81%) HACMP
4 9 (7.09%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.30%) CMDB
6 7 (5.51%) DataPower
6 7 (5.51%) Mainframe
7 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.72%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (3.94%) Client/Server
9 4 (3.15%) Private Cloud
10 3 (2.36%) User Experience
11 2 (1.57%) Clustering
11 2 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.39%) Linux
2 61 (48.03%) Unix
3 47 (37.01%) AIX
4 38 (29.92%) Windows
5 36 (28.35%) Solaris
6 24 (18.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (10.24%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.94%) CentOS
8 5 (3.94%) OS/390
9 4 (3.15%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.15%) SUSE
9 4 (3.15%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.57%) HPUX
10 2 (1.57%) zOS
11 1 (0.79%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.80%) ITIL
2 32 (25.20%) DevOps
3 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (23.62%) Problem Management
5 28 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (22.05%) Open Source
5 28 (22.05%) Workflow
6 26 (20.47%) Change Management
7 23 (18.11%) ITIL V3
8 22 (17.32%) High Availability
9 21 (16.54%) Automated Testing
9 21 (16.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (15.75%) Change Control
11 18 (14.17%) Service Delivery
12 16 (12.60%) Six Sigma
13 15 (11.81%) Incident Management
13 15 (11.81%) Lean Six Sigma
14 14 (11.02%) Service Management
15 13 (10.24%) CRM
15 13 (10.24%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.58%) Java
2 28 (22.05%) SQL
3 18 (14.17%) Perl
4 16 (12.60%) C
5 13 (10.24%) VB
6 10 (7.87%) C++
6 10 (7.87%) Python
7 8 (6.30%) Ruby
8 7 (5.51%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.51%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.72%) C#
9 6 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.94%) COBOL
11 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.15%) PL/1
11 4 (3.15%) Scala
11 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (24.41%) Security Cleared
2 24 (18.90%) SC Cleared
3 15 (11.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (11.81%) IBM AIX Certification
4 9 (7.09%) Degree
5 8 (6.30%) AAT
6 5 (3.94%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (1.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) SLA
2 8 (6.30%) QA
3 6 (4.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.81%) GPFS
3 14 (11.02%) Xen
4 8 (6.30%) Docker
5 7 (5.51%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
7 4 (3.15%) Firmware
8 2 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.79%) KVM
9 1 (0.79%) LXC
9 1 (0.79%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 24 (18.90%) Puppet
2 13 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.87%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (5.51%) Tivoli
5 6 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (4.72%) WMI
6 5 (3.94%) MOM
7 4 (3.15%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (1.57%) OpenView
8 2 (1.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.57%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 51 (40.16%) Oracle
2 35 (27.56%) Red Hat
3 34 (26.77%) HP
4 32 (25.20%) IBM
5 24 (18.90%) Axway
6 23 (18.11%) Microsoft
7 22 (17.32%) Informatica
8 21 (16.54%) VMware
9 17 (13.39%) Siebel
10 16 (12.60%) Sun
11 11 (8.66%) Genesys
12 9 (7.09%) Serena
13 8 (6.30%) SAP
14 7 (5.51%) CA
14 7 (5.51%) ServiceNow
15 6 (4.72%) Borland
16 5 (3.94%) BMC
17 4 (3.15%) Google
18 2 (1.57%) Citrix
18 2 (1.57%) Fujitsu
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