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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 68 22 76
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +54
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 41 152 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.03% 7.53% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 8.80% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 104 16
Median daily rate £488 £350 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £275 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £34.78 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -6.72%
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
1691 1728 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.67% 85.63% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1195 1112 977
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.32% -6.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.85 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -64 31 £525 +52.17% 13
Halifax +1 2 £430 +10.96% 1
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 62 (68.13%) Linux
2 53 (58.24%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (58.24%) DevOps
3 47 (51.65%) Java
4 46 (50.55%) Puppet
5 44 (48.35%) Jenkins
6 43 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (41.76%) Bash Shell
8 37 (40.66%) Ruby
9 32 (35.16%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (31.87%) Git (software)
11 28 (30.77%) VMware
12 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (26.37%) Scrum
15 23 (25.27%) Maven
15 23 (25.27%) Opscode Chef
16 22 (24.18%) CentOS
16 22 (24.18%) Ubuntu
17 21 (23.08%) Security Cleared
17 21 (23.08%) Selenium
17 21 (23.08%) Build Automation
18 20 (21.98%) HTTP
19 19 (20.88%) OpenStack
19 19 (20.88%) Ansible
19 19 (20.88%) vSphere
20 17 (18.68%) JIRA
20 17 (18.68%) SC Cleared
20 17 (18.68%) Docker
20 17 (18.68%) Finance

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 19 (20.88%) OpenStack
2 16 (17.58%) Confluence
3 10 (10.99%) Apache
4 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.59%) IIS
5 6 (6.59%) Jetty
5 6 (6.59%) nginx
5 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.40%) Node.js
8 3 (3.30%) CloudStack
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.10%) JBoss
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.10%) PowerExchange
9 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.40%) MS Project
3 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 32 (35.16%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.99%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (10.99%) Google App Engine
2 10 (10.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.20%) IaaS
4 2 (2.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) GitHub
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) HTTP
2 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.38%) SSL
4 8 (8.79%) DNS
5 7 (7.69%) DHCP
5 7 (7.69%) FTP
5 7 (7.69%) IPsec
6 2 (2.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.10%) LDAP
7 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.79%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.20%) DB2
5 2 (2.20%) Informix
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) HBase
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (48.35%) Jenkins
2 29 (31.87%) Git (software)
3 23 (25.27%) Maven
4 21 (23.08%) Selenium
5 17 (18.68%) JIRA
6 16 (17.58%) Appium
6 16 (17.58%) Mocha
6 16 (17.58%) SonarQube
7 11 (12.09%) Travis CI
8 3 (3.30%) Subversion
9 2 (2.20%) Hudson
10 1 (1.10%) JUnit
10 1 (1.10%) Log4j
10 1 (1.10%) MSI
10 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Games
3 1 (1.10%) iGaming
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (43.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Digital Transformation
4 8 (8.79%) Software Manager
5 7 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
5 7 (7.69%) Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (6.59%) Software Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Head of DevOps
8 4 (4.40%) Head of Digital
8 4 (4.40%) Head of Digital Transformation
8 4 (4.40%) PMO Planner
8 4 (4.40%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
1 11 (12.09%) J2EE
2 6 (6.59%) HTML
2 6 (6.59%) Servlets
3 4 (4.40%) REST
4 3 (3.30%) ELK Stack
4 3 (3.30%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.30%) JAX-RS
4 3 (3.30%) Web Services
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
5 2 (2.20%) MCollective
5 2 (2.20%) SOAP
6 1 (1.10%) HTML5
6 1 (1.10%) Middleware
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.10%) Pandas
6 1 (1.10%) Scrapy
6 1 (1.10%) WSDL
6 1 (1.10%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) CMDB
2 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) DataPower
3 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Linux
2 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (24.18%) CentOS
3 22 (24.18%) Ubuntu
4 16 (17.58%) Unix
5 5 (5.49%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.40%) Windows
7 3 (3.30%) AIX
8 1 (1.10%) Solaris
8 1 (1.10%) SUSE
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.24%) Continuous Integration
1 53 (58.24%) DevOps
2 43 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.37%) Scrum
4 21 (23.08%) Build Automation
5 10 (10.99%) Automated Testing
6 9 (9.89%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) Open Source
7 8 (8.79%) Project Management
7 8 (8.79%) SDLC
8 7 (7.69%) Change Management
8 7 (7.69%) ITIL
8 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.59%) BDD
9 6 (6.59%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (5.49%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.49%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) Java
2 38 (41.76%) Bash Shell
3 37 (40.66%) Ruby
4 13 (14.29%) Python
5 9 (9.89%) Perl
5 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.69%) SQL
7 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.30%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.20%) Scala
9 1 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) Degree
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 25 (27.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.88%) vSphere
3 17 (18.68%) Docker
4 9 (9.89%) Xen
5 3 (3.30%) XenServer
6 1 (1.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 46 (50.55%) Puppet
2 23 (25.27%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (20.88%) Ansible
4 9 (9.89%) Cobbler
5 7 (7.69%) Nagios
6 5 (5.49%) Cacti
6 5 (5.49%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.20%) collectd
7 2 (2.20%) Graphite
7 2 (2.20%) Icinga
7 2 (2.20%) Opsview
8 1 (1.10%) Salt
8 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) VMware
2 16 (17.58%) Atlassian
3 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.99%) Google
5 8 (8.79%) Oracle
6 3 (3.30%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 2 (2.20%) Perforce
7 2 (2.20%) Splunk
7 2 (2.20%) Sybase
8 1 (1.10%) Axway
8 1 (1.10%) Informatica
8 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.10%) SaltStack
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Rate: £420 - £421 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
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