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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 24 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 58 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.91% 6.24% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.36% 7.76% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 3
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£445 £360 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +53.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £244
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £353
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -14.63%
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
694 335 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 82.72% 80.34% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 227 72
Average daily rate £440 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £17.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 57 £466 +29.51% 2
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.57%) Linux
3 38 (41.30%) Java
4 35 (38.04%) SSL
5 33 (35.87%) WebSphere
6 31 (33.70%) HTTP
7 26 (28.26%) VMware
8 25 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
9 21 (22.83%) J2EE
9 21 (22.83%) UNIX
9 21 (22.83%) Scala
9 21 (22.83%) Ruby
10 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
11 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
11 19 (20.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
11 19 (20.65%) Oracle
12 18 (19.57%) HTML
12 18 (19.57%) TCP/IP
12 18 (19.57%) DNS
12 18 (19.57%) Apache
13 17 (18.48%) Tomcat
13 17 (18.48%) nginx
14 16 (17.39%) Jetty
14 16 (17.39%) Change Control
14 16 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (17.39%) Google App Engine
14 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 33 (35.87%) WebSphere
2 18 (19.57%) Apache
3 17 (18.48%) Tomcat
3 17 (18.48%) nginx
4 16 (17.39%) Jetty
4 16 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (17.39%) IIS
5 12 (13.04%) JBoss
5 12 (13.04%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.43%) Tuxedo
6 5 (5.43%) MQSeries
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (5.43%) AquaLogic
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (5.43%) FileNet
7 3 (3.26%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.17%) CMS
9 1 (1.09%) Zope
9 1 (1.09%) Plone
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (17.39%) Google App Engine
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (16.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.04%) SSL
2 31 (33.70%) HTTP
3 18 (19.57%) TCP/IP
3 18 (19.57%) DNS
4 16 (17.39%) IPsec
4 16 (17.39%) DHCP
4 16 (17.39%) FTP
5 5 (5.43%) LDAP
5 5 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (5.43%) Network Security
6 2 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (1.09%) PBX
7 1 (1.09%) VoIP
7 1 (1.09%) DPNSS
7 1 (1.09%) DSL
7 1 (1.09%) QSIG
7 1 (1.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
1 19 (20.65%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (20.65%) NoSQL
2 16 (17.39%) MySQL
3 15 (16.30%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.43%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.09%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.61%) Subversion
3 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.35%) StarTeam
6 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.26%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.17%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (2.17%) LoadUI
7 2 (2.17%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.17%) JMeter
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Automotive
2 1 (1.09%) Legal
2 1 (1.09%) Billing
2 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
2 1 (1.09%) Marketing
2 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Architect
1 22 (23.91%) Technical Architect
2 13 (14.13%) Senior Technical Architect
2 13 (14.13%) Senior Architect
3 9 (9.78%) Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Programme Office Support
5 6 (6.52%) Scala Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Digital Architect
5 6 (6.52%) Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Senior Digital Architect
7 4 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.26%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Release Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Build Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.17%) Web Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) J2EE
2 18 (19.57%) HTML
3 16 (17.39%) .NET
3 16 (17.39%) CSS
3 16 (17.39%) Servlets
4 15 (16.30%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (16.30%) Django
4 15 (16.30%) Play Framework
5 8 (8.70%) REST
5 8 (8.70%) JSON
5 8 (8.70%) XML
6 7 (7.61%) SAML
6 7 (7.61%) SOAP
7 5 (5.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (5.43%) Middleware
7 5 (5.43%) Software Packaging
7 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (4.35%) Web Services
9 1 (1.09%) Ajax
9 1 (1.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.43%) DataPower
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) IVR
4 1 (1.09%) PKI
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) CMDB
4 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.57%) Linux
2 21 (22.83%) UNIX
3 12 (13.04%) Solaris
4 10 (10.87%) AIX
5 9 (9.78%) Windows
6 7 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.52%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.43%) OS/390
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (17.39%) Change Control
3 16 (17.39%) ITIL
4 14 (15.22%) User Stories
4 14 (15.22%) Open Source
4 14 (15.22%) Software Architecture
5 12 (13.04%) Release Management
5 12 (13.04%) DevOps
5 12 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.87%) Change Management
7 9 (9.78%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.61%) Microservices
8 7 (7.61%) Information Security
9 6 (6.52%) Migration
9 6 (6.52%) Web Design
9 6 (6.52%) Workflow
9 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) Java
2 21 (22.83%) Ruby
2 21 (22.83%) Scala
3 12 (13.04%) SQL
4 11 (11.96%) Perl
5 10 (10.87%) Python
6 8 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.61%) C
8 6 (6.52%) C++
9 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.17%) VB
11 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.09%) C#
11 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Degree
5 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 25 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.39%) Xen
3 7 (7.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.26%) QEMU
4 3 (3.26%) KVM
5 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) qmail
5 1 (1.09%) Postfix
5 1 (1.09%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Puppet
2 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.09%) Ansible
3 1 (1.09%) systemd
3 1 (1.09%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) VMware
2 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (20.65%) Oracle
4 16 (17.39%) Google
5 10 (10.87%) Axway
5 10 (10.87%) IBM
5 10 (10.87%) Sun
6 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.43%) Metastorm
7 5 (5.43%) Fujitsu
7 5 (5.43%) Siebel
7 5 (5.43%) Informatica
8 3 (3.26%) Borland
8 3 (3.26%) HP
9 1 (1.09%) Avaya
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