The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 48 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 9 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.67% 3.90% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 4.93% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Median daily rate £488 £338 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -33.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.70
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.99%
Configuration Management
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 406 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 74.81% 79.14% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 284 163
Median daily rate £425 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 17
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.19% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.80 £30.00
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 South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield -17 8 £475 +17.28%
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) DevOps
3 15 (75.00%) Puppet
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (70.00%) Docker
5 13 (65.00%) Ruby
5 13 (65.00%) Ansible
6 12 (60.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 12 (60.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 12 (60.00%) Kubernetes
6 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (55.00%) etcd
7 11 (55.00%) flannel
8 10 (50.00%) Java
9 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (45.00%) Go
9 9 (45.00%) CoreOS
10 8 (40.00%) rkt
10 8 (40.00%) MCollective
10 8 (40.00%) Sensu
10 8 (40.00%) logstash
10 8 (40.00%) nginx
10 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
11 7 (35.00%) GitHub
11 7 (35.00%) Artifactory
11 7 (35.00%) SQL
11 7 (35.00%) Python

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (40.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (35.00%) Artifactory
3 7 (35.00%) GitLab
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Lead DevOps
3 8 (40.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Data Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Data Entry Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Games Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) MCollective
1 8 (40.00%) Sensu
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) CoreOS
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) CentOS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) Security Hardening
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Service Design
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Ruby
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Go
4 7 (35.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Erlang
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Docker
2 11 (55.00%) etcd
2 11 (55.00%) flannel
3 7 (35.00%) Ceph
3 7 (35.00%) GlusterFS
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Puppet
2 13 (65.00%) Ansible
3 12 (60.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 12 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 12 (60.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (40.00%) logstash
4 8 (40.00%) rkt
5 7 (35.00%) Graphite
5 7 (35.00%) HAProxy
6 2 (10.00%) Nagios
6 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (5.00%) Salt
7 1 (5.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) CA
2 1 (5.00%) F5
2 1 (5.00%) Peregrine
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow