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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 50 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 69 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.21% 1.23% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 1.54% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 20
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£350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £217 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £410 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 - £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 - £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.22 £34.93 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% -6.86%
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
1770 1366 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.36% 79.98% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 892 624
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 40
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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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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 +17 60 £350 +7.69% 7
Bradford -1 7 £340 -17.57%
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
2 106 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (38.46%) Java
4 76 (34.39%) Puppet
5 73 (33.03%) Python
6 71 (32.13%) Opscode Chef
7 70 (31.67%) Bash Shell
8 69 (31.22%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (28.96%) UNIX
10 56 (25.34%) DevOps
11 42 (19.00%) HTTP
11 42 (19.00%) VMware
12 41 (18.55%) Web Design
12 41 (18.55%) Amazon AWS
12 41 (18.55%) SQL
12 41 (18.55%) Jenkins
13 40 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (17.65%) HTML
15 38 (17.19%) Oracle
16 35 (15.84%) Relational Database
17 34 (15.38%) OpenStack
18 33 (14.93%) Responsive Web Design
18 33 (14.93%) ITIL
19 32 (14.48%) Ruby
20 31 (14.03%) Amazon EC2
20 31 (14.03%) Open Source
21 30 (13.57%) MongoDB
21 30 (13.57%) Apache
21 30 (13.57%) Mac OS X
22 27 (12.22%) Microsoft

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 30 (13.57%) Apache
3 19 (8.60%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.60%) nginx
4 15 (6.79%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.33%) IIS
6 12 (5.43%) Jetty
7 11 (4.98%) Apache Solr
8 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.71%) MS Exchange
9 6 (2.71%) Node.js
10 3 (1.36%) Confluence
11 2 (0.90%) CMS
11 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.98%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.71%) MS Office
3 6 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) assyst
1 3 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (18.55%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (14.03%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (11.31%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (5.43%) Google App Engine
4 12 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (3.62%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.62%) Route 53
6 2 (0.90%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.00%) HTTP
2 18 (8.14%) Firewall
3 15 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.33%) DNS
5 12 (5.43%) IPsec
5 12 (5.43%) SSL
5 12 (5.43%) DHCP
5 12 (5.43%) FTP
6 9 (4.07%) Internet
7 7 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.36%) LDAP
9 2 (0.90%) LAN
10 1 (0.45%) PBX
10 1 (0.45%) VoIP
10 1 (0.45%) WAN
10 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.45%) Network Security
10 1 (0.45%) DPNSS
10 1 (0.45%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.84%) Relational Database
2 30 (13.57%) MongoDB
3 24 (10.86%) MySQL
4 21 (9.50%) Neo4j
5 8 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.62%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.62%) Redis
5 8 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.17%) SimpleDB
6 7 (3.17%) Couchbase
7 6 (2.71%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (18.55%) Jenkins
2 22 (9.95%) Subversion
3 21 (9.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.52%) Maven
5 7 (3.17%) JIRA
5 7 (3.17%) PVCS
6 6 (2.71%) Ant
7 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.45%) Mockito
7 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 16 (7.24%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.33%) Finance
3 3 (1.36%) Banking
3 3 (1.36%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Billing
4 1 (0.45%) Legal
4 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (27.60%) Developer
2 38 (17.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 23 (10.41%) Analyst
5 15 (6.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 14 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 14 (6.33%) Configuration Manager
7 13 (5.88%) UI Programmer
7 13 (5.88%) UI Developer
8 9 (4.07%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (3.62%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (3.62%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.17%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 6 (2.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 6 (2.71%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (2.71%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.65%) HTML
2 22 (9.95%) Servlets
2 22 (9.95%) CSS
2 22 (9.95%) REST
3 21 (9.50%) JAX-RS
3 21 (9.50%) Hibernate
4 18 (8.14%) Spring
5 16 (7.24%) J2EE
6 14 (6.33%) .NET
7 12 (5.43%) Web Services
7 12 (5.43%) jQuery
8 11 (4.98%) MooTools
8 11 (4.98%) CSS3
8 11 (4.98%) JSP
8 11 (4.98%) Spring MVC
9 8 (3.62%) HTML5
10 7 (3.17%) POSIX
11 6 (2.71%) Mustache
11 6 (2.71%) Sass
12 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) CMDB
2 8 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.36%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.90%) Clustering
5 1 (0.45%) IVR
5 1 (0.45%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) BYOD
5 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 122 (55.20%) Linux
2 64 (28.96%) UNIX
3 30 (13.57%) Mac OS X
4 20 (9.05%) Windows
5 6 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) SUSE
6 1 (0.45%) Debian
6 1 (0.45%) Fedora
6 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.45%) Android
6 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (31.22%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (25.34%) DevOps
4 41 (18.55%) Web Design
5 33 (14.93%) ITIL
5 33 (14.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 31 (14.03%) Open Source
7 23 (10.41%) Service Management
7 23 (10.41%) TDD
8 19 (8.60%) Unit Testing
9 18 (8.14%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 17 (7.69%) Project Management
10 17 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 17 (7.69%) Change Management
11 14 (6.33%) ITSM
12 12 (5.43%) MVC
12 12 (5.43%) Release Management
13 10 (4.52%) Integration Testing
13 10 (4.52%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (38.46%) Java
2 73 (33.03%) Python
3 70 (31.67%) Bash Shell
4 41 (18.55%) SQL
5 32 (14.48%) Ruby
6 26 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 23 (10.41%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.98%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.07%) Perl
10 5 (2.26%) PHP
10 5 (2.26%) C#
11 2 (0.90%) C++
11 2 (0.90%) C
11 2 (0.90%) AWK
11 2 (0.90%) Jython
12 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.43%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.98%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.36%) ISEB
5 2 (0.90%) Degree
5 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.62%) SLA
1 8 (3.62%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.50%) QEMU
2 21 (9.50%) KVM
3 13 (5.88%) Xen
4 8 (3.62%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.81%) Docker
6 1 (0.45%) XenServer
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 76 (34.39%) Puppet
2 71 (32.13%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (10.41%) Ansible
4 19 (8.60%) Cobbler
5 17 (7.69%) Tivoli
6 11 (4.98%) Salt
7 7 (3.17%) OpenView
7 7 (3.17%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.36%) logstash
8 3 (1.36%) SCCM
8 3 (1.36%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 42 (19.00%) VMware
2 38 (17.19%) Oracle
3 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.14%) hybris
5 12 (5.43%) Google
6 11 (4.98%) Adobe
6 11 (4.98%) Rackspace
7 10 (4.52%) ServiceNow
8 7 (3.17%) Splunk
9 5 (2.26%) IBM
10 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.36%) Remedy
11 3 (1.36%) Sun
11 3 (1.36%) SAP
11 3 (1.36%) Cisco
12 2 (0.90%) Avaya
12 2 (0.90%) Juniper
12 2 (0.90%) BMC
12 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.90%) F5
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago