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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 30 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 45 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.25% 6.20% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.22% 8.48% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 12
Average daily rate £400 £430 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +59.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £454 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
623 283 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.53% 73.13% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 186 142
Average daily rate £410 £422 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +46.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 20
Average hourly rate £20.25 £21.82 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £34.30 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 45 £400 -6.97% 2
Configuration Management
North East

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (49.07%) Linux
2 47 (43.52%) Java
3 43 (39.81%) HTTP
4 42 (38.89%) SSL
5 40 (37.04%) J2EE
5 40 (37.04%) WebSphere
6 39 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (31.48%) .NET
8 34 (31.48%) VMware
9 33 (30.56%) ITIL
9 33 (30.56%) Security Cleared
10 32 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 32 (29.63%) Jenkins
11 29 (26.85%) Apache
11 29 (26.85%) Tomcat
11 29 (26.85%) IIS
11 29 (26.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (26.85%) Jetty
11 29 (26.85%) nginx
12 28 (25.93%) Xen
12 28 (25.93%) Servlets
12 28 (25.93%) Solaris
13 27 (25.00%) Unix
13 27 (25.00%) DHCP
13 27 (25.00%) FTP
13 27 (25.00%) DNS
13 27 (25.00%) IPsec
14 26 (24.07%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 29 (26.85%) Apache
2 29 (26.85%) IIS
2 29 (26.85%) Jetty
2 29 (26.85%) nginx
2 29 (26.85%) Tomcat
3 22 (20.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (18.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 20 (18.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 13 (12.04%) CMS
6 11 (10.19%) Oracle 10gAS
7 10 (9.26%) PowerExchange
7 10 (9.26%) SharePoint
7 10 (9.26%) WebLogic
8 9 (8.33%) AquaLogic
8 9 (8.33%) MQSeries
8 9 (8.33%) Tuxedo
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (1.85%) Confluence
10 2 (1.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (14.81%) Google App Engine
1 16 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.63%) GitHub
4 2 (1.85%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (39.81%) HTTP
2 42 (38.89%) SSL
3 32 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 27 (25.00%) DHCP
4 27 (25.00%) DNS
4 27 (25.00%) FTP
4 27 (25.00%) IPsec
5 6 (5.56%) Firewall
5 6 (5.56%) LAN
5 6 (5.56%) WAN
6 5 (4.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) Relational Database
2 11 (10.19%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (10.19%) PowerCenter
3 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.63%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.63%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.78%) MySQL
7 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.19%) Log4j
4 10 (9.26%) Subversion
5 5 (4.63%) StarTeam
6 4 (3.70%) JMeter
6 4 (3.70%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.70%) LoadUI
6 4 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.70%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) JUnit
8 1 (0.93%) Maven
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (13.89%) Developer
2 10 (9.26%) Scala Developer
3 8 (7.41%) Administrator
3 8 (7.41%) Configuration Administrator
4 7 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Architect
5 6 (5.56%) Consultant
5 6 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) WebOps Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Project Planner
6 5 (4.63%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Web Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Scrum Master
8 3 (2.78%) AIX Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (2.78%) Performance Tester
8 3 (2.78%) Programme Office Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.04%) J2EE
2 34 (31.48%) .NET
3 28 (25.93%) Servlets
4 15 (13.89%) Middleware
5 14 (12.96%) CSS
5 14 (12.96%) HTML
6 9 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (5.56%) JSON
7 6 (5.56%) REST
7 6 (5.56%) Web Services
8 4 (3.70%) Django
8 4 (3.70%) HTML5
9 3 (2.78%) Ajax
9 3 (2.78%) CSS3
9 3 (2.78%) Play Framework
9 3 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.78%) SOAP
9 3 (2.78%) Spring
10 2 (1.85%) SAML
10 2 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 8 (7.41%) Visualisation
5 6 (5.56%) HACMP
6 4 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.93%) CMDB
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (49.07%) Linux
2 28 (25.93%) Solaris
3 27 (25.00%) Unix
4 26 (24.07%) AIX
5 25 (23.15%) Windows
6 11 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.33%) OS/390
8 8 (7.41%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.70%) CentOS
9 4 (3.70%) SUSE
9 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (30.56%) ITIL
3 24 (22.22%) DevOps
4 20 (18.52%) Change Control
5 18 (16.67%) Web Operations
6 15 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 15 (13.89%) Open Source
6 15 (13.89%) Problem Management
6 15 (13.89%) Web Development
7 14 (12.96%) Change Management
7 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2
7 14 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 13 (12.04%) ITIL V2
8 13 (12.04%) Service Delivery
9 12 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (11.11%) Release Management
9 12 (11.11%) Time Management
10 11 (10.19%) Data Engineering
10 11 (10.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.52%) Java
2 20 (18.52%) C
3 16 (14.81%) Python
3 16 (14.81%) Ruby
4 14 (12.96%) C++
5 12 (11.11%) Scala
6 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.33%) Perl
8 5 (4.63%) C#
9 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.70%) COBOL
9 4 (3.70%) PL/1
9 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.56%) Degree
4 6 (5.56%) IBM AIX Certification
5 4 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.93%) APMP
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) P3O
System Software
1 29 (26.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (25.93%) Xen
3 6 (5.56%) GPFS
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.63%) Docker
5 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.93%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (8.33%) Puppet
3 5 (4.63%) WMI
4 4 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.48%) VMware
3 24 (22.22%) Oracle
4 20 (18.52%) Axway
5 17 (15.74%) Google
6 15 (13.89%) Sun
7 14 (12.96%) IBM
8 13 (12.04%) Red Hat
9 12 (11.11%) Serena
10 11 (10.19%) Genesys
10 11 (10.19%) Informatica
11 9 (8.33%) Fujitsu
11 9 (8.33%) Metastorm
12 7 (6.48%) HP
12 7 (6.48%) SAP
13 6 (5.56%) Siebel
14 5 (4.63%) Borland
15 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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