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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 32 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 84 55 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.80% 5.30% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 6.41% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 21
Median daily rate £300 £445 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.58% +23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £664 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.70
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.99%
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
1012 858 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 81.88% 82.74% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 546 289
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 30 30
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.74% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.74 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 78 £300 -25.69% 3
Durham - 3 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 88 (56.77%) Unix
2 79 (50.97%) ITIL
3 77 (49.68%) Oracle
4 60 (38.71%) Change Management
5 57 (36.77%) HP
6 56 (36.13%) Windows
7 55 (35.48%) Security Cleared
8 54 (34.84%) Linux
9 48 (30.97%) SQL
10 46 (29.68%) Problem Management
11 43 (27.74%) SC Cleared
11 43 (27.74%) Perl
12 40 (25.81%) Solaris
13 36 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (23.23%) VMware
14 35 (22.58%) Incident Management
14 35 (22.58%) Java
14 35 (22.58%) Windows Server
15 34 (21.94%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.29%) SLA
16 33 (21.29%) AIX
17 32 (20.65%) SAN
18 30 (19.35%) IBM
18 30 (19.35%) Red Hat
18 30 (19.35%) SQL Server
18 30 (19.35%) TCP/IP
18 30 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
19 29 (18.71%) Service Delivery
19 29 (18.71%) Finance
19 29 (18.71%) Agile Software Development

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 26 (16.77%) WebLogic
2 25 (16.13%) Apache
2 25 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 23 (14.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (13.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (9.03%) Tuxedo
6 12 (7.74%) MQSeries
6 12 (7.74%) Oracle Application Server
6 12 (7.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (7.10%) IIS
7 11 (7.10%) JBoss
7 11 (7.10%) OpenStack
8 9 (5.81%) AquaLogic
8 9 (5.81%) IBM Notes
9 6 (3.87%) Confluence
9 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
10 5 (3.23%) CMS
11 4 (2.58%) FileNet
12 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
13 2 (1.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) Simulink
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.03%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (9.03%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (8.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (8.39%) Oracle General Ledger
2 13 (8.39%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (8.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (5.81%) OpenText MBPM
4 8 (5.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.94%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.29%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.29%) IaaS
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) PaaS
3 2 (1.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.65%) SAN
2 30 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 24 (15.48%) DNS
4 20 (12.90%) LDAP
4 20 (12.90%) SSL
5 17 (10.97%) WAN
6 14 (9.03%) Firewall
7 13 (8.39%) iSCSI
8 11 (7.10%) DHCP
9 8 (5.16%) HTTP
10 7 (4.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (4.52%) Network Security
11 4 (2.58%) LAN
11 4 (2.58%) VPN
12 2 (1.29%) FTP
12 2 (1.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.84%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.03%) MySQL
4 13 (8.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 13 (8.39%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (7.10%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.45%) DB2
7 8 (5.16%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.58%) Big Data
9 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (17.42%) StarTeam
2 18 (11.61%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.39%) ClearCase
3 13 (8.39%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (8.39%) Subversion
4 9 (5.81%) MSI
5 7 (4.52%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.52%) LoadRunner
6 6 (3.87%) Facilita Forecast
6 6 (3.87%) HP UFT
6 6 (3.87%) JIRA
7 5 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.29%) JUnit
8 2 (1.29%) Maven
8 2 (1.29%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.65%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.65%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (18.71%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) General Ledger
3 10 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (10.97%) Developer
2 14 (9.03%) Support Engineer
3 12 (7.74%) Administrator
3 12 (7.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (7.74%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (7.10%) Analyst
4 11 (7.10%) E-Business Developer
5 10 (6.45%) Configuration Analyst
6 9 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (5.81%) Software Analyst
6 9 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (5.81%) Technical Leader
7 8 (5.16%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Unix Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Wintel Support
8 7 (4.52%) HPUX Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Solaris Administrator
9 6 (3.87%) Oracle Financials Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.06%) Middleware
2 14 (9.03%) J2EE
3 13 (8.39%) LAMP
3 13 (8.39%) XML
4 12 (7.74%) HTML
4 12 (7.74%) IBM Integration Bus
4 12 (7.74%) Software Packaging
5 8 (5.16%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (4.52%) CSS
7 5 (3.23%) REST
8 4 (2.58%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.94%) .NET
9 3 (1.94%) Ajax
9 3 (1.94%) CSS3
9 3 (1.94%) Django
9 3 (1.94%) HTML5
9 3 (1.94%) JSON
9 3 (1.94%) RESTful
9 3 (1.94%) Spring
9 3 (1.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Management Information System
2 21 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.32%) CMDB
4 12 (7.74%) Data Structures
5 9 (5.81%) Clustering
6 7 (4.52%) DataPower
6 7 (4.52%) Mainframe
7 6 (3.87%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (3.23%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.58%) HACMP
9 4 (2.58%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.58%) User Experience
10 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 88 (56.77%) Unix
2 56 (36.13%) Windows
3 54 (34.84%) Linux
4 40 (25.81%) Solaris
5 35 (22.58%) Windows Server
6 33 (21.29%) AIX
7 13 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (7.74%) OS/390
9 10 (6.45%) HPUX
10 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.29%) zOS
11 1 (0.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.65%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (50.97%) ITIL
2 60 (38.71%) Change Management
3 46 (29.68%) Problem Management
4 35 (22.58%) Incident Management
5 30 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 29 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (18.71%) Service Delivery
7 27 (17.42%) Workflow
8 24 (15.48%) ITIL V3
9 21 (13.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (13.55%) Migration
10 20 (12.90%) Regression Testing
11 19 (12.26%) High Availability
12 18 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (10.97%) Change Control
13 17 (10.97%) Operations Management
14 16 (10.32%) DevOps
14 16 (10.32%) Performance Management
14 16 (10.32%) Server Building
15 15 (9.68%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.97%) SQL
2 43 (27.74%) Perl
3 35 (22.58%) Java
4 17 (10.97%) VB
5 16 (10.32%) C
6 14 (9.03%) C++
7 13 (8.39%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.39%) C-shell
7 13 (8.39%) Korn
7 13 (8.39%) PL/SQL
8 12 (7.74%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.87%) Python
11 4 (2.58%) C#
12 3 (1.94%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.94%) Ruby
12 3 (1.94%) Scala
13 2 (1.29%) Go
14 1 (0.65%) Ada 95
14 1 (0.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 55 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 43 (27.74%) SC Cleared
3 24 (15.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (12.90%) AAT
5 15 (9.68%) Degree
6 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.58%) IBM AIX Certification
7 4 (2.58%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (1.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.65%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.29%) SLA
2 7 (4.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (3.87%) QA
System Software
1 36 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.84%) Active Directory
3 16 (10.32%) Firmware
4 13 (8.39%) Samba
5 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (7.10%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (5.81%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.58%) Docker
7 4 (2.58%) GPFS
8 2 (1.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (1.29%) Xen
9 1 (0.65%) KVM
9 1 (0.65%) LXC
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.65%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 17 (10.97%) Puppet
2 15 (9.68%) HP SiteScope
2 15 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.74%) Tivoli
4 10 (6.45%) MOM
5 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (5.81%) OpenView
5 9 (5.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (5.81%) Perfmon
6 7 (4.52%) HP SIM
7 5 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (3.23%) WMI
8 2 (1.29%) Ansible
8 2 (1.29%) Kibana
8 2 (1.29%) logstash
8 2 (1.29%) Salt
9 1 (0.65%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 77 (49.68%) Oracle
2 57 (36.77%) HP
3 36 (23.23%) VMware
4 34 (21.94%) Microsoft
5 30 (19.35%) IBM
5 30 (19.35%) Red Hat
6 20 (12.90%) Axway
7 17 (10.97%) Sun
8 12 (7.74%) CA
9 11 (7.10%) Informatica
9 11 (7.10%) Siebel
10 10 (6.45%) BMC
11 9 (5.81%) Citrix
11 9 (5.81%) Fujitsu
11 9 (5.81%) Lotus
11 9 (5.81%) Perforce
12 8 (5.16%) Siemens
13 7 (4.52%) ServiceNow
14 5 (3.23%) Borland
14 5 (3.23%) Serena
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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