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 24 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 68 50 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 55 81 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.68% 3.84% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 4.53% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 60 13
Median daily rate £430 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.59%
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
1781 1788 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.79% 84.78% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1273 978
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -36 36 £445 +30.88% 4
Halifax +10 13 £430 -
Bradford +5 1 - -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 61 (61.00%) Linux
2 45 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (44.00%) DevOps
4 43 (43.00%) Java
5 42 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (37.00%) Unix
7 35 (35.00%) Puppet
7 35 (35.00%) Jenkins
8 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
8 29 (29.00%) HTTP
9 25 (25.00%) Finance
9 25 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 24 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (24.00%) Ruby
10 24 (24.00%) Perl
10 24 (24.00%) SDLC
11 23 (23.00%) Shell Script
12 22 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
13 20 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 20 (20.00%) Service Management
14 19 (19.00%) Windows
15 18 (18.00%) Scrum
15 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
16 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (17.00%) VMware
16 17 (17.00%) AIX
16 17 (17.00%) Translating Business Requirements
17 16 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
18 15 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (15.00%) Web Design

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 13 (13.00%) OpenStack
2 12 (12.00%) Confluence
3 7 (7.00%) Apache
4 6 (6.00%) IIS
5 5 (5.00%) Jetty
5 5 (5.00%) nginx
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.00%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (4.00%) MS Project
1 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (10.00%) Google App Engine
2 10 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.00%) GitHub
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.00%) HTTP
2 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.00%) SSL
4 6 (6.00%) DHCP
4 6 (6.00%) DNS
4 6 (6.00%) FTP
4 6 (6.00%) IPsec
5 2 (2.00%) SAN
6 1 (1.00%) Intranet
6 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.00%) LDAP
6 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.00%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.00%) DB2
5 2 (2.00%) Informix
6 1 (1.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.00%) Selenium
4 12 (12.00%) JIRA
4 12 (12.00%) Subversion
5 11 (11.00%) Maven
6 10 (10.00%) Travis CI
7 9 (9.00%) Appium
7 9 (9.00%) Mocha
7 9 (9.00%) SonarQube
8 4 (4.00%) ClearQuest
9 3 (3.00%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.00%) JUnit
10 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Law
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Games
4 2 (2.00%) iGaming
5 1 (1.00%) French Language
5 1 (1.00%) German Language
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (31.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Configuration Manager
2 17 (17.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Software Manager
3 16 (16.00%) Software Configuration Manager
4 10 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Digital Transformation
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Configuration Manager
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Deployment Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Digital Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Release Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Software Deployment Manager
8 5 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) HTML
2 12 (12.00%) CSS
3 11 (11.00%) Node.js
4 10 (10.00%) .NET
4 10 (10.00%) J2EE
5 9 (9.00%) Chai
6 7 (7.00%) Mustache
6 7 (7.00%) REST
6 7 (7.00%) Sass
7 5 (5.00%) Servlets
8 4 (4.00%) RESTful
9 3 (3.00%) CSS3
9 3 (3.00%) Django
9 3 (3.00%) Guice
9 3 (3.00%) HTML5
9 3 (3.00%) JAX-RS
9 3 (3.00%) JSON
9 3 (3.00%) Play Framework
9 3 (3.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (3.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.00%) CMDB
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) Clustering
4 1 (1.00%) DataPower
4 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (61.00%) Linux
2 37 (37.00%) Unix
3 19 (19.00%) Windows
4 17 (17.00%) AIX
5 14 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (12.00%) Mac OS X
7 11 (11.00%) CentOS
7 11 (11.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
2 44 (44.00%) DevOps
3 42 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (24.00%) SDLC
5 20 (20.00%) Service Management
6 18 (18.00%) Scrum
7 17 (17.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (15.00%) Web Design
10 13 (13.00%) Automated Testing
11 12 (12.00%) Open Source
12 11 (11.00%) Build Automation
13 10 (10.00%) Front End Development
14 9 (9.00%) TDD
14 9 (9.00%) Web Development
15 8 (8.00%) BDD
16 7 (7.00%) Project Management
16 7 (7.00%) Waterfall
17 6 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.00%) Java
2 25 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 24 (24.00%) Perl
3 24 (24.00%) Ruby
4 23 (23.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (12.00%) Python
6 10 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.00%) SQL
8 4 (4.00%) Scala
9 3 (3.00%) C#
10 2 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.00%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.00%) ISEB
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.00%) vSphere
3 10 (10.00%) Docker
4 7 (7.00%) Xen
5 2 (2.00%) XenServer
6 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (35.00%) Puppet
2 22 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (13.00%) Ansible
4 7 (7.00%) Nagios
5 5 (5.00%) Cacti
5 5 (5.00%) Cobbler
6 3 (3.00%) Graphite
6 3 (3.00%) Opsview
7 2 (2.00%) collectd
7 2 (2.00%) Icinga
7 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) VMware
2 13 (13.00%) Google
3 9 (9.00%) Atlassian
3 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.00%) Splunk
5 2 (2.00%) Sybase
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow