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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 23 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 34 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.67% 3.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.96% 5.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 0
Median daily rate £438 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +12.32%

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
427 391 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 83.73% 75.48% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 266 151
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £587 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 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
Sheffield +11 33 £450 +2.85% 1
Barnsley 0 1 £310 -4.61%
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 34 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 30 (58.82%) Linux
3 27 (52.94%) DevOps
4 25 (49.02%) Puppet
4 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (45.10%) Java
6 21 (41.18%) Ansible
7 17 (33.33%) Unix
8 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
9 15 (29.41%) Web Services
9 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
10 14 (27.45%) Salt
10 14 (27.45%) Ruby
11 13 (25.49%) TDD
11 13 (25.49%) CSS
11 13 (25.49%) JIRA
11 13 (25.49%) Mac OS X
12 12 (23.53%) HTTP
12 12 (23.53%) Web Development
12 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
12 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
12 12 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (23.53%) SDLC
13 11 (21.57%) BDD
14 10 (19.61%) REST
14 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (19.61%) Line Management
14 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (19.61%) Automated Testing

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 5 (9.80%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Liferay
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) GitHub
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) HTTP
2 6 (11.76%) SSL
2 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 13 (25.49%) JIRA
4 8 (15.69%) Maven
5 7 (13.73%) Vagrant
6 5 (9.80%) Selenium
6 5 (9.80%) Subversion
7 4 (7.84%) Artifactory
7 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
8 3 (5.88%) GitLab
8 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.92%) GoCD
10 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.96%) git-flow
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (31.37%) Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.84%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Tester
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Web Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) WebOps Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) HTML Developer
7 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Web Services
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
3 10 (19.61%) REST
4 7 (13.73%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.88%) MCollective
6 3 (5.88%) Node.js
6 3 (5.88%) Sensu
6 3 (5.88%) Spring
7 1 (1.96%) .NET
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Private Cloud
2 6 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Unix
3 13 (25.49%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.88%) CoreOS
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) DevOps
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.49%) TDD
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 12 (23.53%) SDLC
5 12 (23.53%) Web Development
6 11 (21.57%) BDD
7 10 (19.61%) Automated Testing
7 10 (19.61%) Line Management
8 9 (17.65%) Front End Development
9 8 (15.69%) Open Source
10 5 (9.80%) Prototyping
10 5 (9.80%) Security Hardening
10 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
11 4 (7.84%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
12 3 (5.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) Ruby
4 9 (17.65%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) C
5 3 (5.88%) Go
5 3 (5.88%) Groovy
5 3 (5.88%) Scala
5 3 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) CCA
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
2 5 (9.80%) etcd
2 5 (9.80%) flannel
3 3 (5.88%) Ceph
3 3 (5.88%) GlusterFS
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.96%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (49.02%) Puppet
2 21 (41.18%) Ansible
3 14 (27.45%) Salt
4 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (9.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
5 5 (9.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (7.84%) rkt
7 3 (5.88%) Graphite
7 3 (5.88%) HAProxy
7 3 (5.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
1 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) WSO2
2 1 (1.96%) xMatters