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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 34 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 79 57 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.19% 7.21% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.64% 8.78% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 34 24
Median daily rate £300 £623 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.80% +74.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £311 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £675 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
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
914 649 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.24% 82.05% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 431 234
Median daily rate £325 £430 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.75 £18.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.77% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £12.35 £16.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.55 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -13 78 £290 -53.22% 2
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 87 (58.39%) Unix
2 77 (51.68%) ITIL
3 75 (50.34%) Oracle
4 58 (38.93%) Change Management
5 57 (38.26%) HP
6 55 (36.91%) Windows
6 55 (36.91%) Security Cleared
7 53 (35.57%) Linux
8 47 (31.54%) SQL
9 46 (30.87%) Problem Management
10 44 (29.53%) SC Cleared
11 41 (27.52%) Perl
12 39 (26.17%) Solaris
13 35 (23.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (23.49%) Incident Management
13 35 (23.49%) VMware
13 35 (23.49%) Windows Server
14 34 (22.82%) Java
14 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
15 33 (22.15%) AIX
15 33 (22.15%) SLA
16 31 (20.81%) SAN
16 31 (20.81%) Finance
17 30 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (20.13%) Service Delivery
17 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
17 30 (20.13%) Root Cause Analysis
18 29 (19.46%) TCP/IP
18 29 (19.46%) IBM
19 28 (18.79%) Red Hat

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 26 (17.45%) WebLogic
2 25 (16.78%) WebSphere
3 23 (15.44%) Apache
3 23 (15.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (14.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (9.40%) Tuxedo
6 12 (8.05%) MQSeries
6 12 (8.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 12 (8.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (7.38%) IIS
7 11 (7.38%) JBoss
8 10 (6.71%) OpenStack
9 9 (6.04%) AquaLogic
9 9 (6.04%) IBM Notes
10 6 (4.03%) CMS
10 6 (4.03%) Confluence
10 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
11 4 (2.68%) FileNet
12 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (16.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (6.04%) OpenText MBPM
4 8 (5.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.34%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.34%) IaaS
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.34%) OpenShift
2 2 (1.34%) PaaS
2 2 (1.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.81%) SAN
2 29 (19.46%) TCP/IP
3 23 (15.44%) DNS
4 20 (13.42%) SSL
5 18 (12.08%) LDAP
6 16 (10.74%) WAN
7 14 (9.40%) Firewall
8 12 (8.05%) iSCSI
9 11 (7.38%) DHCP
10 9 (6.04%) HTTP
11 6 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (4.03%) Network Security
12 4 (2.68%) LAN
12 4 (2.68%) VPN
13 2 (1.34%) FTP
13 2 (1.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.44%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.72%) MySQL
3 13 (8.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 13 (8.72%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (7.38%) RDBMS
5 10 (6.71%) DB2
6 7 (4.70%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.68%) Big Data
8 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (18.12%) StarTeam
2 19 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.40%) Subversion
4 13 (8.72%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (8.05%) ClearCase
6 9 (6.04%) MSI
7 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.70%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.03%) Facilita Forecast
8 6 (4.03%) HP UFT
8 6 (4.03%) JIRA
9 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.34%) JUnit
10 2 (1.34%) Maven
10 2 (1.34%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.67%) JMeter
11 1 (0.67%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.67%) Selenium
11 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (20.81%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) General Ledger
3 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (11.41%) Developer
2 14 (9.40%) Support Engineer
3 13 (8.72%) Administrator
4 12 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (8.05%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Analyst
5 11 (7.38%) E-Business Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Configuration Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Software Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.04%) Technical Leader
8 8 (5.37%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Unix Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Wintel Support
9 7 (4.70%) Solaris Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) HPUX Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Oracle Financials Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.79%) Middleware
2 14 (9.40%) J2EE
3 13 (8.72%) XML
4 12 (8.05%) HTML
4 12 (8.05%) IBM Integration Bus
4 12 (8.05%) LAMP
5 11 (7.38%) Software Packaging
6 8 (5.37%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (4.70%) CSS
8 5 (3.36%) REST
9 4 (2.68%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.01%) .NET
10 3 (2.01%) Ajax
10 3 (2.01%) CSS3
10 3 (2.01%) Django
10 3 (2.01%) HTML5
10 3 (2.01%) JSON
10 3 (2.01%) RESTful
10 3 (2.01%) Spring
10 3 (2.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.12%) Management Information System
2 22 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.74%) CMDB
4 13 (8.72%) Data Structures
5 9 (6.04%) Clustering
6 7 (4.70%) Mainframe
7 6 (4.03%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.03%) DataPower
7 6 (4.03%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.68%) HACMP
8 4 (2.68%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.68%) User Experience
9 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.34%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 87 (58.39%) Unix
2 55 (36.91%) Windows
3 53 (35.57%) Linux
4 39 (26.17%) Solaris
5 35 (23.49%) Windows Server
6 33 (22.15%) AIX
7 12 (8.05%) OS/390
7 12 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (6.04%) HPUX
9 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.34%) zOS
10 1 (0.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (51.68%) ITIL
2 58 (38.93%) Change Management
3 46 (30.87%) Problem Management
4 35 (23.49%) Incident Management
5 30 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 30 (20.13%) Service Delivery
6 26 (17.45%) Workflow
7 21 (14.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (14.09%) ITIL V3
7 21 (14.09%) Migration
8 20 (13.42%) Regression Testing
9 19 (12.75%) High Availability
10 18 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (12.08%) Operations Management
11 16 (10.74%) Change Control
11 16 (10.74%) DevOps
11 16 (10.74%) Performance Management
11 16 (10.74%) Server Building
12 15 (10.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.54%) SQL
2 41 (27.52%) Perl
3 34 (22.82%) Java
4 17 (11.41%) C
4 17 (11.41%) VB
5 14 (9.40%) C++
6 13 (8.72%) PL/SQL
7 12 (8.05%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.05%) C-shell
7 12 (8.05%) Korn
7 12 (8.05%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.70%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.03%) Python
10 4 (2.68%) C#
11 3 (2.01%) Ruby
11 3 (2.01%) Scala
12 2 (1.34%) Go
13 1 (0.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 55 (36.91%) Security Cleared
2 44 (29.53%) SC Cleared
3 25 (16.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (13.42%) AAT
5 16 (10.74%) Degree
6 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.68%) IBM AIX Certification
7 4 (2.68%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (1.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.15%) SLA
2 7 (4.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (4.03%) QA
System Software
1 35 (23.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (14.77%) Active Directory
3 16 (10.74%) Firmware
4 12 (8.05%) Samba
5 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 11 (7.38%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (6.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (6.04%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.68%) GPFS
8 3 (2.01%) Docker
9 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (1.34%) Xen
10 1 (0.67%) KVM
10 1 (0.67%) LXC
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 18 (12.08%) Puppet
2 15 (10.07%) HP SiteScope
2 15 (10.07%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.05%) Tivoli
4 10 (6.71%) MOM
5 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (6.04%) OpenView
5 9 (6.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (6.04%) Perfmon
6 7 (4.70%) HP SIM
7 5 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (3.36%) WMI
8 2 (1.34%) Ansible
8 2 (1.34%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (1.34%) Kibana
8 2 (1.34%) logstash
8 2 (1.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (50.34%) Oracle
2 57 (38.26%) HP
3 35 (23.49%) VMware
4 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
5 29 (19.46%) IBM
6 28 (18.79%) Red Hat
7 20 (13.42%) Axway
8 16 (10.74%) Sun
9 12 (8.05%) CA
10 11 (7.38%) Informatica
10 11 (7.38%) Siebel
11 10 (6.71%) BMC
11 10 (6.71%) Perforce
12 9 (6.04%) Citrix
12 9 (6.04%) Fujitsu
12 9 (6.04%) Lotus
13 8 (5.37%) Siemens
14 7 (4.70%) ServiceNow
15 6 (4.03%) Serena
16 5 (3.36%) Borland