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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 24 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 43 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.60% 2.44% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.49% 3.31% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 3 10
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£350 £235 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £233 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £244 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -40.47%
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
453 121 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 80.04% 73.78% 64.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 62 108
Average daily rate £368 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 12
Average hourly rate £21.80 £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.60 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 October 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 43 £350 +48.93% 8
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 35 (46.67%) Problem Management
2 29 (38.67%) Security Cleared
3 27 (36.00%) UNIX
4 26 (34.67%) Regression Testing
5 23 (30.67%) Automated Testing
6 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (29.33%) QA
6 22 (29.33%) Linux
6 22 (29.33%) HP
7 20 (26.67%) HTML
8 19 (25.33%) Java
8 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
9 18 (24.00%) Relational Database
9 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (24.00%) SQL
9 18 (24.00%) Oracle
9 18 (24.00%) CSS
10 17 (22.67%) SC Cleared
11 16 (21.33%) REST
11 16 (21.33%) Performance Testing
12 15 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (18.67%) CSS3
13 14 (18.67%) HTML5
13 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
13 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
13 14 (18.67%) Subversion
13 14 (18.67%) LoadRunner
14 13 (17.33%) QuickTest Pro
15 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (16.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
7 3 (4.00%) Apache
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (2.67%) FileNet
8 2 (2.67%) IIS
8 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) HTTP
2 7 (9.33%) LAN
2 7 (9.33%) WAN
2 7 (9.33%) Firewall
3 6 (8.00%) VPN
4 5 (6.67%) DNS
4 5 (6.67%) DHCP
5 4 (5.33%) SAN
6 3 (4.00%) LDAP
7 2 (2.67%) Intranet
7 2 (2.67%) SSL
8 1 (1.33%) MPLS
8 1 (1.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.67%) MySQL
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
1 14 (18.67%) Subversion
1 14 (18.67%) LoadRunner
2 13 (17.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (16.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.00%) JUnit
8 2 (2.67%) StarTeam
9 1 (1.33%) MSI
9 1 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Performance Test Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Performance Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Test Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Tester
6 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Tester
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Configuration Administrator
9 2 (2.67%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.67%) Applications Support Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Administrator
9 2 (2.67%) Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) HTML
2 18 (24.00%) CSS
3 16 (21.33%) REST
4 14 (18.67%) CSS3
4 14 (18.67%) HTML5
5 12 (16.00%) RESTful
6 8 (10.67%) Ajax
6 8 (10.67%) Middleware
6 8 (10.67%) .NET
7 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.33%) JSON
8 6 (8.00%) Web Services
8 6 (8.00%) XML
9 2 (2.67%) Sensu
9 2 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (2.67%) SOAP
10 1 (1.33%) DHTML
10 1 (1.33%) Struts
10 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Visualisation
1 11 (14.67%) Open Source
1 11 (14.67%) Data Structures
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.67%) CMDB
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) NHS
4 2 (2.67%) HACMP
5 1 (1.33%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) UNIX
2 22 (29.33%) Linux
3 11 (14.67%) Mac OS X
4 9 (12.00%) Windows
4 9 (12.00%) AIX
5 7 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.00%) Solaris
7 3 (4.00%) HPUX
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Problem Management
2 26 (34.67%) Regression Testing
3 23 (30.67%) Automated Testing
4 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
6 16 (21.33%) Performance Testing
7 15 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
9 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (16.00%) Web Development
9 12 (16.00%) Test Strategy
10 11 (14.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (14.67%) ITIL
10 11 (14.67%) Web Design
11 9 (12.00%) Scrum
11 9 (12.00%) Workflow
11 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.67%) Line Management
12 8 (10.67%) Data Management
12 8 (10.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) Java
2 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (24.00%) SQL
3 12 (16.00%) Python
3 12 (16.00%) Ruby
3 12 (16.00%) Scala
4 10 (13.33%) C#
5 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.67%) VB
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) MUMPS
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (38.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.67%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) QA
2 10 (13.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.33%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) KVM
3 3 (4.00%) RHEV
4 2 (2.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.67%) GPFS
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.67%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (2.67%) collectd
3 2 (2.67%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.67%) Nagios
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
4 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) HP
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.00%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) IBM
6 5 (6.67%) VMware
7 4 (5.33%) Lotus
8 3 (4.00%) Siebel
8 3 (4.00%) JBoss
8 3 (4.00%) Informatica
9 2 (2.67%) Axway
9 2 (2.67%) Sun
9 2 (2.67%) CA
9 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.33%) Cisco
10 1 (1.33%) InterSystems
10 1 (1.33%) hybris
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