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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 38 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 66 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.70% 7.26% 5.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 9.52% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 26
Median daily rate £295 £290 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £370 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £34.57 £37.15
% change year-on-year
+21.51% -6.94%
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
866 462 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.92% 76.24% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 290 291
Median daily rate £320 £370 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +18.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 63 £295 +4.42% 2
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 54 (49.09%) Linux
2 52 (47.27%) Unix
3 47 (42.73%) Oracle
4 45 (40.91%) AIX
5 44 (40.00%) ITIL
6 42 (38.18%) Java
7 34 (30.91%) Solaris
7 34 (30.91%) Red Hat
8 31 (28.18%) Windows
8 31 (28.18%) Security Cleared
9 30 (27.27%) WebSphere
9 30 (27.27%) IBM
10 29 (26.36%) SSL
10 29 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (25.45%) HP
11 28 (25.45%) TCP/IP
12 26 (23.64%) WebSphere Application Server
13 25 (22.73%) SQL
13 25 (22.73%) Workflow
13 25 (22.73%) SC Cleared
14 24 (21.82%) Open Source
14 24 (21.82%) DevOps
14 24 (21.82%) HTTP
14 24 (21.82%) Axway
14 24 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (20.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 23 (20.91%) Middleware
15 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (20.00%) Change Control
16 22 (20.00%) Informatica

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 30 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 26 (23.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (19.09%) WebLogic
4 16 (14.55%) Apache
4 16 (14.55%) IIS
4 16 (14.55%) Oracle Application Server
5 15 (13.64%) Jetty
5 15 (13.64%) nginx
5 15 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 15 (13.64%) Tomcat
6 13 (11.82%) CMS
7 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
8 11 (10.00%) JBoss
8 11 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
8 11 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (9.09%) PowerExchange
10 6 (5.45%) Oracle Spatial
10 6 (5.45%) Tuxedo
11 5 (4.55%) Confluence
12 4 (3.64%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.82%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.82%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.82%) IaaS
2 2 (1.82%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.36%) SSL
2 28 (25.45%) TCP/IP
3 24 (21.82%) HTTP
4 17 (15.45%) Firewall
5 14 (12.73%) DHCP
5 14 (12.73%) DNS
6 13 (11.82%) FTP
6 13 (11.82%) IPsec
6 13 (11.82%) LAN
6 13 (11.82%) VPN
6 13 (11.82%) WAN
7 6 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (5.45%) LDAP
7 6 (5.45%) Network Security
7 6 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.45%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.00%) PowerCenter
4 9 (8.18%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.55%) Data Mining
8 5 (4.55%) DB2
8 5 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.82%) Big Data
10 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.82%) MySQL
10 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.55%) Travis CI
3 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 11 (10.00%) Log4j
5 10 (9.09%) StarTeam
6 6 (5.45%) Facilita Forecast
6 6 (5.45%) HP UFT
6 6 (5.45%) LoadRunner
7 5 (4.55%) JIRA
7 5 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (4.55%) Subversion
7 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.64%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.91%) JUnit
9 1 (0.91%) Maven
9 1 (0.91%) MSI
9 1 (0.91%) Selenium
9 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (11.82%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (10.91%) Developer
2 12 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (8.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (7.27%) Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Configuration Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Consultant
7 5 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.64%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) E-Business Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Scrum Master
9 3 (2.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.91%) Middleware
2 21 (19.09%) .NET
2 21 (19.09%) J2EE
3 14 (12.73%) Servlets
4 12 (10.91%) HTML
5 11 (10.00%) Software Packaging
6 8 (7.27%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (5.45%) CSS
8 5 (4.55%) HTML5
8 5 (4.55%) XML
9 4 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (3.64%) JSON
9 4 (3.64%) REST
10 3 (2.73%) Ajax
10 3 (2.73%) CSS3
10 3 (2.73%) Django
10 3 (2.73%) Spring
11 2 (1.82%) Play Framework
11 2 (1.82%) RESTful
11 2 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.36%) Data Structures
3 16 (14.55%) Management Information System
4 15 (13.64%) HACMP
5 12 (10.91%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.45%) DataPower
7 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (3.64%) CMDB
8 4 (3.64%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.64%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.82%) User Experience
9 2 (1.82%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.91%) Clustering
10 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.09%) Linux
2 52 (47.27%) Unix
3 45 (40.91%) AIX
4 34 (30.91%) Solaris
5 31 (28.18%) Windows
6 23 (20.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (10.91%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.64%) CentOS
8 4 (3.64%) OS/390
8 4 (3.64%) SUSE
8 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.82%) zOS
10 1 (0.91%) HPUX
10 1 (0.91%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) ITIL
2 29 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.73%) Workflow
4 24 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (21.82%) DevOps
4 24 (21.82%) Open Source
5 22 (20.00%) Change Control
5 22 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 20 (18.18%) Change Management
6 20 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (18.18%) High Availability
7 19 (17.27%) Automated Testing
8 18 (16.36%) ITIL V3
9 16 (14.55%) Six Sigma
10 15 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
11 14 (12.73%) Service Management
12 13 (11.82%) Unit Testing
13 12 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (10.91%) ITIL V2
13 12 (10.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.18%) Java
2 25 (22.73%) SQL
3 19 (17.27%) C
4 17 (15.45%) Perl
5 13 (11.82%) VB
6 9 (8.18%) C++
7 8 (7.27%) Python
7 8 (7.27%) Ruby
8 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.55%) C#
9 5 (4.55%) COBOL
9 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.64%) PL/1
10 4 (3.64%) Scala
10 4 (3.64%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.64%) IBM AIX Certification
4 12 (10.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (7.27%) Degree
6 6 (5.45%) AAT
7 5 (4.55%) ISTQB
7 5 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 4 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.64%) GPFS
3 14 (12.73%) Xen
4 7 (6.36%) Docker
4 7 (6.36%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.73%) Firmware
7 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.91%) KVM
8 1 (0.91%) LXC
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.91%) RHEV
8 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (19.09%) Puppet
2 13 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.18%) HP SiteScope
3 9 (8.18%) WMI
4 7 (6.36%) Tivoli
5 6 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (4.55%) MOM
7 4 (3.64%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.91%) OpenView
8 1 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.91%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 47 (42.73%) Oracle
2 34 (30.91%) Red Hat
3 30 (27.27%) IBM
4 28 (25.45%) HP
5 24 (21.82%) Axway
6 22 (20.00%) Informatica
7 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
8 20 (18.18%) VMware
9 17 (15.45%) Siebel
10 14 (12.73%) Sun
11 12 (10.91%) Serena
12 11 (10.00%) Genesys
13 9 (8.18%) Borland
14 7 (6.36%) CA
14 7 (6.36%) SAP
14 7 (6.36%) ServiceNow
15 5 (4.55%) BMC
16 3 (2.73%) Google
17 2 (1.82%) Fujitsu
18 1 (0.91%) Lotus
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