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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 21 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -23
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 152 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.59% 2.00% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 2.58% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 18 40
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£350 £374 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +36.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £149 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.57 £37.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.30% -0.56%
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
1674 1359 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.57% 77.70% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1076 935 501
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £15.05 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £29.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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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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
Leeds +47 142 £350 -6.41% 12
Bradford -12 7 £406 -26.13%
Halifax +4 4 £388 +3.33% 4
Huddersfield - 1 £400 -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 122 (55.20%) Linux
2 114 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (36.20%) Java
4 79 (35.75%) Puppet
5 77 (34.84%) UNIX
5 77 (34.84%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (32.58%) Python
7 68 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 59 (26.70%) DevOps
9 58 (26.24%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (22.17%) HTTP
11 47 (21.27%) Ruby
12 46 (20.81%) Web Design
13 44 (19.91%) HTML
14 43 (19.46%) MongoDB
15 39 (17.65%) ITIL
16 38 (17.19%) Oracle
16 38 (17.19%) SQL
16 38 (17.19%) Mac OS X
16 38 (17.19%) Relational Database
16 38 (17.19%) Responsive Web Design
17 36 (16.29%) VMware
17 36 (16.29%) Amazon AWS
18 35 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (15.84%) OpenStack
19 33 (14.93%) Jenkins
20 32 (14.48%) Apache
20 32 (14.48%) Amazon EC2
21 31 (14.03%) Microsoft
22 29 (13.12%) Open Source

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 35 (15.84%) OpenStack
2 32 (14.48%) Apache
3 16 (7.24%) nginx
4 15 (6.79%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.33%) IIS
6 12 (5.43%) WebSphere
6 12 (5.43%) Jetty
7 11 (4.98%) Node.js
8 10 (4.52%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.62%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.45%) CMS
11 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.43%) MS Office
3 9 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.17%) Photoshop
4 7 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.29%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (14.48%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (9.05%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (5.43%) Google App Engine
4 12 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (3.17%) SaaS
6 5 (2.26%) Route 53
6 5 (2.26%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (22.17%) HTTP
2 20 (9.05%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.05%) Firewall
3 13 (5.88%) DNS
4 12 (5.43%) DHCP
4 12 (5.43%) FTP
4 12 (5.43%) IPsec
5 11 (4.98%) SSL
6 6 (2.71%) LAN
6 6 (2.71%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.81%) Internet
7 4 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.46%) MongoDB
2 38 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 28 (12.67%) Neo4j
4 26 (11.76%) MySQL
5 14 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.33%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.98%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (4.07%) Redis
8 8 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (3.17%) SimpleDB
9 7 (3.17%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle OWB
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (14.93%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.41%) Subversion
3 20 (9.05%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.43%) Hudson
5 11 (4.98%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (3.17%) Maven
7 5 (2.26%) JIRA
8 4 (1.81%) PVCS
9 2 (0.90%) Ant
10 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.45%) Mockito
10 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (8.14%) Finance
2 13 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.36%) Banking
3 3 (1.36%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Legal
4 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (26.24%) Developer
2 41 (18.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (14.93%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 15 (6.79%) Release Manager
5 15 (6.79%) Configuration Manager
6 14 (6.33%) Analyst
7 10 (4.52%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 10 (4.52%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (3.62%) UI Programmer
8 8 (3.62%) UI Developer
8 8 (3.62%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.17%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.17%) Contracts Manager
10 6 (2.71%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.71%) Technical Architect
10 6 (2.71%) Architect
10 6 (2.71%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (2.71%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (2.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.91%) HTML
2 29 (13.12%) REST
3 28 (12.67%) JAX-RS
3 28 (12.67%) Hibernate
4 21 (9.50%) Servlets
5 17 (7.69%) .NET
5 17 (7.69%) CSS
6 16 (7.24%) Web Services
7 14 (6.33%) J2EE
8 11 (4.98%) Middleware
8 11 (4.98%) Spring
9 9 (4.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (4.07%) jQuery
10 8 (3.62%) Spring MVC
10 8 (3.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 7 (3.17%) Sass
11 7 (3.17%) MooTools
11 7 (3.17%) CSS3
11 7 (3.17%) Mustache
11 7 (3.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.12%) Open Source
2 6 (2.71%) BYOD
3 5 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.26%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.36%) CMDB
5 2 (0.90%) User Experience
5 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.45%) Statistics
6 1 (0.45%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 122 (55.20%) Linux
2 77 (34.84%) UNIX
3 38 (17.19%) Mac OS X
4 14 (6.33%) Windows
5 6 (2.71%) Android
5 6 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.71%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) CentOS
7 1 (0.45%) SUSE
7 1 (0.45%) Debian
7 1 (0.45%) Fedora
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (26.70%) DevOps
3 58 (26.24%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (20.81%) Web Design
5 39 (17.65%) ITIL
6 38 (17.19%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (11.31%) Release Management
8 23 (10.41%) TDD
9 22 (9.95%) Change Management
10 19 (8.60%) Project Management
10 19 (8.60%) Unit Testing
11 18 (8.14%) Service Management
11 18 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (7.24%) Automated Testing
13 15 (6.79%) PRINCE2
14 14 (6.33%) ETL
14 14 (6.33%) Business Analysis
15 12 (5.43%) ITSM
15 12 (5.43%) Problem Management
15 12 (5.43%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (36.20%) Java
2 72 (32.58%) Python
3 68 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 47 (21.27%) Ruby
5 38 (17.19%) SQL
6 26 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 18 (8.14%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.07%) Perl
9 8 (3.62%) C#
10 7 (3.17%) C++
10 7 (3.17%) PHP
11 6 (2.71%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.26%) Scala
13 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (7.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.36%) ISEB
6 2 (0.90%) Degree
6 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.52%) SLA
2 9 (4.07%) QA
System Software
1 35 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.14%) QEMU
2 18 (8.14%) KVM
3 13 (5.88%) Xen
4 8 (3.62%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) XenServer
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 79 (35.75%) Puppet
2 77 (34.84%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (10.41%) Cobbler
4 21 (9.50%) Tivoli
5 17 (7.69%) Ansible
6 9 (4.07%) Salt
7 6 (2.71%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.81%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.81%) OpenView
9 3 (1.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (17.19%) Oracle
2 36 (16.29%) VMware
3 31 (14.03%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.79%) Rackspace
5 12 (5.43%) Google
6 11 (4.98%) Perforce
6 11 (4.98%) hybris
7 7 (3.17%) Adobe
8 4 (1.81%) Splunk
9 3 (1.36%) IBM
9 3 (1.36%) SAP
9 3 (1.36%) BMC
9 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.90%) Sun
10 2 (0.90%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.45%) HP
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco
11 1 (0.45%) Percona
11 1 (0.45%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.45%) EnterpriseDB
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