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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 25 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 20 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.88% 2.33% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 3.24% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate
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£430 £310 £272
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.70% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £260 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £350 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -13.10%
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
294 185 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 71.71% 71.71% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 103 53
Average daily rate £415 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £196 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 12
Average hourly rate £21.82 £25.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +32.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.80 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.55 £28.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
on Same Period
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 +6 20 £430 +38.70% 3
Gateshead - - - -
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 31 (44.29%) UNIX
2 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (41.43%) Relational Database
4 28 (40.00%) Java
5 27 (38.57%) Linux
6 26 (37.14%) HTML
6 26 (37.14%) HTTP
7 25 (35.71%) CSS
7 25 (35.71%) Problem Management
8 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
8 24 (34.29%) Subversion
9 23 (32.86%) Web Design
9 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
9 23 (32.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (31.43%) Web Development
11 21 (30.00%) Mac OS X
12 20 (28.57%) Ruby
13 19 (27.14%) Automated Testing
14 17 (24.29%) Python
14 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
14 17 (24.29%) Scala
15 16 (22.86%) Regression Testing
16 14 (20.00%) Visualisation
16 14 (20.00%) QA
16 14 (20.00%) Test Scripting
17 13 (18.57%) REST
17 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
18 12 (17.14%) RESTful
18 12 (17.14%) CSS3
18 12 (17.14%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) Node.js
3 4 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.86%) CMS
5 2 (2.86%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) Confluence
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.14%) HTTP
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.29%) SSL
2 3 (4.29%) LAN
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) LDAP
4 1 (1.43%) MPLS
4 1 (1.43%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (41.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
1 24 (34.29%) Subversion
2 9 (12.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (11.43%) LoadRunner
4 6 (8.57%) Facilita Forecast
5 5 (7.14%) StarTeam
6 4 (5.71%) JUnit
6 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.86%) JIRA
9 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.71%) Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Tester
5 4 (5.71%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Scala Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Performance Test Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (4.29%) Performance Tester
6 3 (4.29%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) HTML
2 25 (35.71%) CSS
3 13 (18.57%) REST
4 12 (17.14%) RESTful
4 12 (17.14%) CSS3
4 12 (17.14%) HTML5
5 9 (12.86%) JSON
5 9 (12.86%) Ajax
6 6 (8.57%) Mustache
6 6 (8.57%) Sass
7 4 (5.71%) Middleware
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.29%) .NET
9 2 (2.86%) Spring
9 2 (2.86%) SOAP
9 2 (2.86%) XML
9 2 (2.86%) Sensu
9 2 (2.86%) Play Framework
9 2 (2.86%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.86%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 10 (14.29%) Open Source
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) HACMP
5 2 (2.86%) CMDB
6 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.43%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) UNIX
2 27 (38.57%) Linux
3 21 (30.00%) Mac OS X
4 11 (15.71%) Windows
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) AIX
6 2 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.71%) Problem Management
3 23 (32.86%) Web Design
3 23 (32.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (31.43%) Web Development
5 19 (27.14%) Automated Testing
6 16 (22.86%) Regression Testing
7 14 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
9 11 (15.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (14.29%) ITIL
10 10 (14.29%) Scrum
10 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.86%) Software Testing
12 8 (11.43%) Test Strategy
12 8 (11.43%) Line Management
13 7 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (7.14%) Performance Testing
14 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
14 5 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Java
2 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.57%) Ruby
4 17 (24.29%) Python
4 17 (24.29%) Scala
5 11 (15.71%) C#
6 5 (7.14%) SQL
7 3 (4.29%) VB
7 3 (4.29%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.86%) C
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.86%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) Degree
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) QA
2 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) vSphere
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.86%) GPFS
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.86%) Nagios
3 2 (2.86%) collectd
3 2 (2.86%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.43%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.43%) WMI
4 1 (1.43%) WSUS
4 1 (1.43%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.43%) OpenView
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) HP
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
4 4 (5.71%) Lotus
5 3 (4.29%) Borland
5 3 (4.29%) EMC
6 2 (2.86%) Serena
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) Citrix
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) Google
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Rate: £370.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: £492.19 per day
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Rate: £400 - 460 per day
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