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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 44 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.36% 1.12% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.47% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Median daily rate £625 £550 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +97.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £34.57 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+15.72% -6.58%
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
397 339 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 78.00% 75.84% 64.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 240 120
Median daily rate £450 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 17
Median hourly rate £15.21 £12.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.68% -52.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 May 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 24 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
Sheffield -9 11 £625 +13.63% 3
Doncaster +9 1 £125 -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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

1 32 (94.12%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) Puppet
2 22 (64.71%) DevOps
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 13 (38.24%) Docker
4 13 (38.24%) Ruby
4 13 (38.24%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
5 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (35.29%) Ansible
5 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
6 11 (32.35%) Go
6 11 (32.35%) Windows
6 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
6 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
6 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
6 11 (32.35%) nginx
7 10 (29.41%) etcd
7 10 (29.41%) flannel
7 10 (29.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 9 (26.47%) CoreOS
8 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (26.47%) Scrum
9 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) GlusterFS

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 11 (32.35%) nginx
2 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Jetty
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.94%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.94%) CMS
6 1 (2.94%) Confluence
6 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.94%) Liferay
6 1 (2.94%) Magnolia
6 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) GitHub
3 3 (8.82%) IaaS
3 3 (8.82%) PaaS
3 3 (8.82%) SaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.88%) Google App Engine
4 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) HTTP
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) DMZ
3 2 (5.88%) FTP
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
2 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (23.53%) Artifactory
3 8 (23.53%) GitLab
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
4 4 (11.76%) JUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Maven
5 3 (8.82%) MSI
5 3 (8.82%) Selenium
5 3 (8.82%) Subversion
5 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.88%) Mockito
6 2 (5.88%) Travis CI
6 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Games Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Sensu
2 7 (20.59%) MCollective
3 4 (11.76%) LAMP
4 3 (8.82%) J2EE
4 3 (8.82%) JSON
4 3 (8.82%) Play Framework
4 3 (8.82%) Servlets
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.88%) SOAP
5 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.94%) JSP
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) CoreOS
3 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Mac OS X
4 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) DevOps
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) Security Patching
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Release Management
7 4 (11.76%) Security Hardening
7 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.82%) Change Management
8 3 (8.82%) Code Coverage
8 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Java
1 13 (38.24%) Ruby
2 11 (32.35%) Go
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) Erlang
6 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (11.76%) PHP
8 3 (8.82%) Scala
9 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.88%) Perl
10 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Docker
2 10 (29.41%) etcd
2 10 (29.41%) flannel
3 8 (23.53%) Ceph
3 8 (23.53%) GlusterFS
4 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) KVM
6 1 (2.94%) Varnish
6 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (64.71%) Puppet
2 12 (35.29%) Ansible
2 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
4 10 (29.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (23.53%) Graphite
5 8 (23.53%) HAProxy
5 8 (23.53%) logstash
6 2 (5.88%) SCCM
6 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.94%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Peregrine
5 1 (2.94%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow