The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 69 65 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -40
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 35 58 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.29% 2.68% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 3.15% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 67
Median daily rate £563 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £320 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £539 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +12.63%
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1282 1839 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.85% 85.06% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 1224 937
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.06 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £45.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Leeds -2 28 £575 +31.42% 8
Bradford +12 2 £375 -3.22%
Wakefield - 1 - -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 49 (45.79%) Linux
2 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (39.25%) HTML
4 40 (37.38%) CSS
5 37 (34.58%) DevOps
6 35 (32.71%) Subversion
7 34 (31.78%) Git (software)
8 33 (30.84%) Java
9 32 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (28.04%) HTML5
10 30 (28.04%) CSS3
10 30 (28.04%) Unix
11 29 (27.10%) Windows
11 29 (27.10%) Relational Database
12 28 (26.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 28 (26.17%) HTTP
12 28 (26.17%) Web Design
12 28 (26.17%) Spring
13 25 (23.36%) Puppet
13 25 (23.36%) Jenkins
13 25 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (22.43%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (22.43%) Service Management
15 23 (21.50%) Ruby
15 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
16 22 (20.56%) Scrum
16 22 (20.56%) Release Management
17 21 (19.63%) Scala
17 21 (19.63%) REST
17 21 (19.63%) Automated Testing

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 18 (16.82%) Confluence
2 11 (10.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.28%) PaaS
3 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.17%) HTTP
2 10 (9.35%) DNS
3 8 (7.48%) VPN
4 4 (3.74%) Firewall
5 2 (1.87%) DHCP
5 2 (1.87%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) SAN
6 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) Relational Database
2 15 (14.02%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.87%) DB2
5 2 (1.87%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.87%) OLTP
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Subversion
2 34 (31.78%) Git (software)
3 25 (23.36%) Jenkins
4 20 (18.69%) JUnit
5 18 (16.82%) JIRA
6 9 (8.41%) ClearCase
7 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (7.48%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.74%) Selenium
9 3 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.87%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.93%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.93%) FishEye
11 1 (0.93%) JMeter
11 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Law
3 6 (5.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Legal
4 2 (1.87%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Developer
2 21 (19.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (16.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (14.02%) Configuration Manager
5 14 (13.08%) Software Configuration Manager
5 14 (13.08%) Software Manager
6 13 (12.15%) Architect
7 10 (9.35%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
8 9 (8.41%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.48%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (6.54%) AWS DevOps
11 6 (5.61%) Digital Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
13 4 (3.74%) HTML Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Architect
13 4 (3.74%) Linux Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Scala Developer
13 4 (3.74%) Windows Engineer
14 3 (2.80%) Software Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) HTML
2 40 (37.38%) CSS
3 30 (28.04%) CSS3
3 30 (28.04%) HTML5
4 28 (26.17%) Spring
5 21 (19.63%) REST
6 19 (17.76%) Ajax
6 19 (17.76%) Django
6 19 (17.76%) JSON
6 19 (17.76%) Play Framework
6 19 (17.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 17 (15.89%) Guice
7 17 (15.89%) RESTful
7 17 (15.89%) Spring MVC
8 12 (11.21%) Middleware
8 12 (11.21%) Velocity
9 11 (10.28%) Spring Boot
10 8 (7.48%) .NET
10 8 (7.48%) Node.js
11 7 (6.54%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.21%) User Experience
3 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.35%) Replication
5 8 (7.48%) Public Cloud
6 7 (6.54%) CMDB
7 3 (2.80%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.87%) HACMP
9 1 (0.93%) BBC
9 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.93%) NHS
9 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (45.79%) Linux
2 30 (28.04%) Unix
3 29 (27.10%) Windows
4 14 (13.08%) AIX
5 12 (11.21%) Mac OS X
6 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.74%) CentOS
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) DevOps
3 32 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (26.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 28 (26.17%) Web Design
5 24 (22.43%) Service Management
6 22 (20.56%) Release Management
6 22 (20.56%) Scrum
7 21 (19.63%) Automated Testing
8 20 (18.69%) Open Source
9 18 (16.82%) Front End Development
9 18 (16.82%) Web Development
10 17 (15.89%) MVC
10 17 (15.89%) SDLC
11 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
11 16 (14.95%) OWASP
12 14 (13.08%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (13.08%) TDD
12 14 (13.08%) Translating Business Requirements
13 12 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.84%) Java
2 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
2 23 (21.50%) Ruby
3 21 (19.63%) Python
3 21 (19.63%) Scala
4 16 (14.95%) C#
4 16 (14.95%) Shell Script
5 14 (13.08%) Perl
6 10 (9.35%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.67%) SQL
8 2 (1.87%) AWK
9 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.87%) ISEB
3 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 2 (1.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) ISO22301
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.48%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (23.36%) Puppet
2 24 (22.43%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (15.89%) Ansible
4 3 (2.80%) Salt
5 2 (1.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.93%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Google
2 11 (10.28%) AppDynamics
2 11 (10.28%) MuleSoft
2 11 (10.28%) New Relic
2 11 (10.28%) Splunk
3 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.48%) VMware
4 2 (1.87%) F5
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) NetApp
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) RightScale
5 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco
5 1 (0.93%) HP