The first table below looks at the demand for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 73 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 35 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.94% 2.42% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 3.28% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 20
Average daily rate £374 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.08% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £355 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1371 975 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.04% 73.58% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 506 709
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £12.17 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Yorkshire region.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Yorkshire region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 28 £374 +15.07% 7
Halifax - 3 £375 - 1
Bradford -1 1 £550 +175.00% 2
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 22 (34.38%) Java
2 19 (29.69%) Oracle
3 14 (21.88%) Linux
4 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 13 (20.31%) Project Management
4 13 (20.31%) Spring
5 12 (18.75%) Change Management
6 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.63%) HTML
6 10 (15.63%) ITIL
7 9 (14.06%) CSS
7 9 (14.06%) Service Management
8 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.50%) MVC
8 8 (12.50%) Web Design
8 8 (12.50%) JSP
8 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 8 (12.50%) C++
8 8 (12.50%) Perl
8 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
8 8 (12.50%) jQuery
8 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 8 (12.50%) Apache Solr
8 8 (12.50%) hybris
8 8 (12.50%) HTML5
9 7 (10.94%) CSS3
9 7 (10.94%) Sass
9 7 (10.94%) MooTools
9 7 (10.94%) JSTL

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 6 (9.38%) Apache
2 6 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.25%) nginx
4 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.69%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.56%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) DNS
2 5 (7.81%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (7.81%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) NetScreen
4 2 (3.13%) SSL
4 2 (3.13%) SSH
5 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.56%) LDAP
5 1 (1.56%) SAN
5 1 (1.56%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.81%) Maven
2 3 (4.69%) PhoneGap
3 2 (3.13%) Ant
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Hudson
4 1 (1.56%) SCons
4 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 8 (12.50%) UI Developer
2 8 (12.50%) UI Programmer
3 7 (10.94%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (4.69%) User Experience Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Environment Manager
6 3 (4.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Spring
2 10 (15.63%) HTML
3 9 (14.06%) CSS
4 8 (12.50%) JSP
4 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 8 (12.50%) jQuery
4 8 (12.50%) HTML5
5 7 (10.94%) CSS3
5 7 (10.94%) Sass
5 7 (10.94%) MooTools
5 7 (10.94%) JSTL
6 4 (6.25%) Web Services
6 4 (6.25%) J2EE
6 4 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (4.69%) OSGi
7 3 (4.69%) JSR 170
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (4.69%) Ajax
7 3 (4.69%) Middleware
8 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.69%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Firmware
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Solaris
4 5 (7.81%) UNIX
5 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Project Management
2 12 (18.75%) Change Management
3 10 (15.63%) ITIL
4 9 (14.06%) Service Management
5 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.50%) MVC
5 8 (12.50%) Web Design
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) SOA
7 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (4.69%) Build Automation
8 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.69%) TDD
8 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) Java
2 13 (20.31%) SQL
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.50%) C++
4 8 (12.50%) Perl
5 7 (10.94%) Python
6 6 (9.38%) C
6 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.25%) PHP
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.56%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) APMP
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Sendmail
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.56%) XenServer
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Xen
3 1 (1.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) hybris
3 6 (9.38%) NetApp
3 6 (9.38%) Sun
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco
5 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Adobe
5 3 (4.69%) McAfee
5 3 (4.69%) Juniper
6 2 (3.13%) Lotus
6 2 (3.13%) Siebel
6 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) MKS
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: quote
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 22 days ago