The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 27 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 34 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.57% 6.64% 6.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 8.83% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 3
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£300 £273 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% +4.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.89 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-35.44% -5.12%
Configuration Management
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 351 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 75.90% 75.16% 70.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 237 51
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £472 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £34.75 £18.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.11% +86.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £33.50 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 32 £298 +9.35% 1
Gateshead - 1 - -
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management.

1 30 (40.54%) UNIX
2 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.73%) Linux
3 22 (29.73%) Java
4 18 (24.32%) ITIL
4 18 (24.32%) Ruby
5 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
6 15 (20.27%) SC Cleared
7 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
7 14 (18.92%) Oracle
8 13 (17.57%) HTTP
8 13 (17.57%) VMware
8 13 (17.57%) Puppet
9 12 (16.22%) Change Control
9 12 (16.22%) WebSphere
9 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (14.86%) SSL
10 11 (14.86%) SQL
10 11 (14.86%) Perl
10 11 (14.86%) StarTeam
10 11 (14.86%) QA
10 11 (14.86%) Release Management
11 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (13.51%) CMMI
11 10 (13.51%) Change Management
12 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (12.16%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (12.16%) MySQL
12 9 (12.16%) Django
12 9 (12.16%) MongoDB

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (9.46%) JBoss
2 7 (9.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.11%) Apache
3 6 (8.11%) Node.js
4 5 (6.76%) Jetty
4 5 (6.76%) nginx
4 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
4 5 (6.76%) FileNet
5 3 (4.05%) CMS
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.76%) Google App Engine
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) HTTP
2 11 (14.86%) SSL
3 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.76%) DNS
4 5 (6.76%) LDAP
4 5 (6.76%) DHCP
4 5 (6.76%) FTP
4 5 (6.76%) IPsec
4 5 (6.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (5.41%) Network Security
6 1 (1.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
1 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
1 9 (12.16%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.86%) StarTeam
3 8 (10.81%) Subversion
4 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.05%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.70%) NUnit
6 2 (2.70%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.70%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.70%) Rational Rose
6 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.70%) GoogleTest
6 2 (2.70%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.70%) Ant
6 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Configuration Manager
3 9 (12.16%) Architect
3 9 (12.16%) Technical Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Technical Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Digital Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Digital Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.05%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (12.16%) Django
1 9 (12.16%) Play Framework
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
3 7 (9.46%) CSS
3 7 (9.46%) Software Packaging
3 7 (9.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (8.11%) Mustache
4 6 (8.11%) Sass
5 5 (6.76%) Servlets
5 5 (6.76%) .NET
5 5 (6.76%) J2EE
6 4 (5.41%) XML
7 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) DataPower
3 4 (5.41%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) PDA
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) UNIX
2 22 (29.73%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
4 7 (9.46%) AIX
4 7 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.46%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) ITIL
3 12 (16.22%) Change Control
4 11 (14.86%) Release Management
5 10 (13.51%) CMMI
5 10 (13.51%) Change Management
5 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.16%) Software Architecture
6 9 (12.16%) User Stories
6 9 (12.16%) DevOps
7 8 (10.81%) Workflow
8 7 (9.46%) Web Design
8 7 (9.46%) Web Development
8 7 (9.46%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.46%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (8.11%) Regression Testing
10 5 (6.76%) SDLC
10 5 (6.76%) Open Source
10 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) Java
2 18 (24.32%) Ruby
3 11 (14.86%) SQL
3 11 (14.86%) Perl
4 9 (12.16%) Scala
5 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.81%) Python
5 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.11%) C
7 4 (5.41%) C++
7 4 (5.41%) VB
8 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) C#
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.27%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.35%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Docker
2 5 (6.76%) Xen
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Puppet
2 8 (10.81%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.70%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) VMware
3 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.46%) Informatica
4 7 (9.46%) Siebel
4 7 (9.46%) IBM
4 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.46%) Axway
5 6 (8.11%) Borland
6 5 (6.76%) Sun
6 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
6 5 (6.76%) Google
7 3 (4.05%) Serena
8 2 (2.70%) HP
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