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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 43 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 70 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.80% 6.18% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 7.40% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 31
Median daily rate £425 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £438 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £41.00 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +16.47%
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
1028 608 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.24% 83.52% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 406 369
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 13
Median hourly rate £25.29 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.74% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.43 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 70 £425 +25.00% 1
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 76 (50.67%) Unix
2 74 (49.33%) ITIL
3 70 (46.67%) Oracle
4 62 (41.33%) Linux
5 60 (40.00%) Change Management
6 49 (32.67%) Windows
6 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (32.00%) Security Cleared
8 42 (28.00%) HP
9 41 (27.33%) VMware
10 40 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 40 (26.67%) Java
10 40 (26.67%) Perl
11 39 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 36 (24.00%) DevOps
12 36 (24.00%) AIX
12 36 (24.00%) Solaris
12 36 (24.00%) Red Hat
13 35 (23.33%) SQL
14 34 (22.67%) SC Cleared
14 34 (22.67%) Puppet
15 33 (22.00%) IBM
15 33 (22.00%) Problem Management
16 32 (21.33%) Windows Server
17 31 (20.67%) SSL
18 30 (20.00%) WebSphere
18 30 (20.00%) Open Source
19 28 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (18.67%) Active Directory
20 27 (18.00%) Management Information System

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 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (16.67%) Apache
3 24 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (14.00%) WebLogic
5 15 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (9.33%) Confluence
7 13 (8.67%) MQSeries
7 13 (8.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 13 (8.67%) Tuxedo
8 12 (8.00%) IIS
9 11 (7.33%) JBoss
9 11 (7.33%) OpenStack
10 10 (6.67%) AquaLogic
10 10 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
11 8 (5.33%) FileNet
12 6 (4.00%) IBM Notes
12 6 (4.00%) Jetty
12 6 (4.00%) Mongrel
12 6 (4.00%) nginx
12 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (7.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 10 (6.67%) OpenText MBPM
4 9 (6.00%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (4.67%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.67%) IaaS
1 13 (8.67%) PaaS
1 13 (8.67%) SaaS
2 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.00%) Google App Engine
3 6 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.33%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.33%) HP Helion
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.67%) SSL
2 26 (17.33%) DNS
2 26 (17.33%) LDAP
2 26 (17.33%) TCP/IP
3 25 (16.67%) SAN
4 13 (8.67%) DHCP
4 13 (8.67%) iSCSI
4 13 (8.67%) WAN
5 11 (7.33%) Firewall
5 11 (7.33%) HTTP
6 8 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (5.33%) Network Security
7 6 (4.00%) FTP
7 6 (4.00%) IPsec
8 1 (0.67%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.33%) Relational Database
3 20 (13.33%) MySQL
4 18 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 14 (9.33%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (9.33%) Oracle Database
6 9 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (6.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.33%) DB2
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (1.33%) Big Data
11 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (16.67%) JIRA
2 24 (16.00%) StarTeam
3 19 (12.67%) Jenkins
4 18 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (8.67%) ClearCase
6 11 (7.33%) Subversion
7 7 (4.67%) Selenium
8 6 (4.00%) MSI
8 6 (4.00%) Travis CI
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.33%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.33%) JUnit
10 2 (1.33%) Maven
11 1 (0.67%) JMeter
11 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.67%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (13.33%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (8.00%) Analyst
2 12 (8.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 12 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (6.67%) Administrator
4 9 (6.00%) Software Analyst
4 9 (6.00%) Support Engineer
4 9 (6.00%) Technical Leader
4 9 (6.00%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (5.33%) Architect
5 8 (5.33%) Developer
5 8 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (4.67%) DBA
6 7 (4.67%) HPUX Engineer
6 7 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 6 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.00%) Solaris Administrator
7 6 (4.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.33%) Middleware
2 17 (11.33%) Software Packaging
3 15 (10.00%) J2EE
4 13 (8.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 13 (8.67%) LAMP
5 12 (8.00%) REST
6 11 (7.33%) CSS
6 11 (7.33%) HTML
6 11 (7.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (6.67%) JSON
8 9 (6.00%) Ajax
8 9 (6.00%) CSS3
8 9 (6.00%) Django
8 9 (6.00%) HTML5
8 9 (6.00%) Spring
9 8 (5.33%) Web Services
10 7 (4.67%) RESTful
10 7 (4.67%) SOAP
11 6 (4.00%) .NET
11 6 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (18.00%) Management Information System
3 18 (12.00%) CMDB
4 8 (5.33%) Clustering
4 8 (5.33%) DataPower
5 6 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.00%) User Experience
6 5 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.67%) HACMP
8 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.67%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 76 (50.67%) Unix
2 62 (41.33%) Linux
3 49 (32.67%) Windows
4 36 (24.00%) AIX
4 36 (24.00%) Solaris
5 32 (21.33%) Windows Server
6 17 (11.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (8.67%) OS/390
8 8 (5.33%) HPUX
9 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.67%) CentOS
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (49.33%) ITIL
2 60 (40.00%) Change Management
3 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (24.00%) DevOps
5 33 (22.00%) Problem Management
6 30 (20.00%) Open Source
7 25 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (14.67%) Release Management
9 21 (14.00%) Service Delivery
10 19 (12.67%) Change Control
10 19 (12.67%) Incident Management
11 18 (12.00%) Workflow
12 17 (11.33%) OO
13 15 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (10.00%) PRINCE2
14 14 (9.33%) High Availability
14 14 (9.33%) Unit Testing
15 13 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (8.67%) Data Management
15 13 (8.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.67%) Java
1 40 (26.67%) Perl
2 35 (23.33%) SQL
3 13 (8.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (8.67%) C-shell
3 13 (8.67%) Korn
4 10 (6.67%) C++
4 10 (6.67%) Python
4 10 (6.67%) Scala
5 9 (6.00%) C
5 9 (6.00%) Ruby
6 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.00%) VB
8 5 (3.33%) C#
8 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.33%) Go
11 1 (0.67%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (22.67%) SC Cleared
3 18 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 16 (10.67%) Degree
5 12 (8.00%) AAT
6 9 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.67%) IBM AIX Certification
7 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.00%) MCSA
9 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.33%) SLA
2 9 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.00%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) COBIT
4 1 (0.67%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.67%) WAI
4 1 (0.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (18.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (8.67%) Samba
4 12 (8.00%) Docker
4 12 (8.00%) Firmware
5 11 (7.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (7.33%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (4.67%) LXC
7 6 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.00%) Xen
8 4 (2.67%) GPFS
9 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.00%) vSphere
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (22.67%) Puppet
2 26 (17.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 6 (4.00%) HP SIM
4 6 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (4.00%) OpenView
4 6 (4.00%) Perfmon
5 5 (3.33%) MOM
5 5 (3.33%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.00%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (1.33%) Ansible
7 2 (1.33%) Kibana
7 2 (1.33%) logstash
7 2 (1.33%) Salt
7 2 (1.33%) WMI
8 1 (0.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.67%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 70 (46.67%) Oracle
2 42 (28.00%) HP
3 41 (27.33%) VMware
4 40 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 36 (24.00%) Red Hat
6 33 (22.00%) IBM
7 23 (15.33%) Sun
8 21 (14.00%) Axway
9 11 (7.33%) Informatica
9 11 (7.33%) Remedy
9 11 (7.33%) Siebel
10 10 (6.67%) ServiceNow
11 9 (6.00%) Fujitsu
11 9 (6.00%) Perforce
12 8 (5.33%) Google
12 8 (5.33%) Siemens
13 6 (4.00%) Citrix
13 6 (4.00%) Lotus
14 5 (3.33%) BMC
14 5 (3.33%) CA
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