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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 60 36 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 52 75 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.57% 4.28% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 5.12% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 15
Average daily rate £425 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £264 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
1660 1464 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.06% 83.56% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1033 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -31 34 £358 -4.66% 16
Bradford +2 3 £395 -3.95%
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 82 (62.12%) Linux
2 71 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (44.70%) Java
4 57 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (43.18%) DevOps
5 47 (35.61%) Puppet
6 43 (32.58%) Jenkins
7 41 (31.06%) Ruby
8 37 (28.03%) Bash Shell
9 35 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (24.24%) VMware
11 31 (23.48%) HTTP
12 30 (22.73%) Unix
13 29 (21.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (21.97%) Git (software)
14 25 (18.94%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (18.18%) .NET
15 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 22 (16.67%) Python
16 22 (16.67%) Scrum
17 21 (15.91%) Maven
18 20 (15.15%) Finance
18 20 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
18 20 (15.15%) OpenStack
18 20 (15.15%) Build Automation
19 19 (14.39%) Ubuntu
19 19 (14.39%) J2EE
19 19 (14.39%) SQL
19 19 (14.39%) HTML

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (15.15%) OpenStack
2 16 (12.12%) Apache
2 16 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 15 (11.36%) IIS
3 15 (11.36%) Jetty
3 15 (11.36%) nginx
3 15 (11.36%) WebSphere
4 12 (9.09%) Confluence
5 8 (6.06%) Node.js
6 6 (4.55%) CloudStack
7 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.03%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.27%) SAS
10 2 (1.52%) WordPress
11 1 (0.76%) JBoss
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.76%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.30%) MS Office
3 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.03%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (11.36%) Google App Engine
3 15 (11.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.48%) HTTP
2 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 16 (12.12%) SSL
4 14 (10.61%) DNS
5 13 (9.85%) DHCP
5 13 (9.85%) FTP
5 13 (9.85%) IPsec
6 5 (3.79%) Internet
7 1 (0.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.30%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.79%) MySQL
3 5 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.03%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) HBase
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (32.58%) Jenkins
2 29 (21.97%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.91%) Maven
4 17 (12.88%) Selenium
5 13 (9.85%) JIRA
6 12 (9.09%) Appium
6 12 (9.09%) Mocha
6 12 (9.09%) SonarQube
7 11 (8.33%) Subversion
8 5 (3.79%) Hudson
9 1 (0.76%) Ant
9 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.76%) Firebug
9 1 (0.76%) JUnit
9 1 (0.76%) Log4j
9 1 (0.76%) Mockito
9 1 (0.76%) MSI
9 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (34.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (20.45%) Developer
3 15 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (11.36%) Operations Engineer
3 15 (11.36%) Software Manager
4 14 (10.61%) Configuration Manager
5 12 (9.09%) Software Configuration Manager
6 10 (7.58%) UI Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (6.06%) Digital Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Digital Transformation
10 5 (3.79%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.18%) .NET
2 19 (14.39%) HTML
2 19 (14.39%) J2EE
2 19 (14.39%) Servlets
3 18 (13.64%) CSS
4 11 (8.33%) Mustache
5 8 (6.06%) Sass
6 6 (4.55%) CSS3
6 6 (4.55%) jQuery
7 5 (3.79%) HTML5
7 5 (3.79%) Spring
8 4 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.03%) JAX-RS
8 4 (3.03%) JSP
8 4 (3.03%) MooTools
8 4 (3.03%) REST
8 4 (3.03%) Spring MVC
9 3 (2.27%) Web Services
9 3 (2.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.79%) CMDB
2 3 (2.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.27%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (0.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (0.76%) Replication
4 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (62.12%) Linux
2 30 (22.73%) Unix
3 20 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (14.39%) Ubuntu
5 18 (13.64%) CentOS
6 12 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.27%) Windows
8 1 (0.76%) AIX
8 1 (0.76%) Solaris
8 1 (0.76%) SUSE
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
2 57 (43.18%) DevOps
3 22 (16.67%) Scrum
4 20 (15.15%) Build Automation
5 16 (12.12%) Web Design
6 14 (10.61%) Front End Development
6 14 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.33%) Change Management
8 11 (8.33%) Web Operations
9 10 (7.58%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.82%) DSDM
10 9 (6.82%) RUP
10 9 (6.82%) TDD
11 8 (6.06%) ITIL
12 7 (5.30%) Change Control
12 7 (5.30%) Project Management
13 6 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.70%) Java
2 41 (31.06%) Ruby
3 37 (28.03%) Bash Shell
4 22 (16.67%) Python
5 19 (14.39%) SQL
6 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 15 (11.36%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.55%) C#
9 5 (3.79%) C
9 5 (3.79%) C++
10 3 (2.27%) Perl
10 3 (2.27%) PHP
10 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.76%) FQL
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.76%) Scala
11 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.76%) APMP
4 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) P3O
System Software
1 29 (21.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.64%) vSphere
2 18 (13.64%) Xen
3 13 (9.85%) Docker
4 6 (4.55%) XenServer
5 1 (0.76%) HDFS
5 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 47 (35.61%) Puppet
2 25 (18.94%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (12.12%) Cobbler
4 15 (11.36%) Ansible
5 12 (9.09%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.27%) Cacti
6 3 (2.27%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) Salt
7 1 (0.76%) SCCM
7 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (24.24%) VMware
2 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.36%) Google
4 12 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 10 (7.58%) Oracle
6 7 (5.30%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (3.79%) Perforce
8 4 (3.03%) Adobe
8 4 (3.03%) hybris
9 1 (0.76%) Axway
9 1 (0.76%) Informatica
9 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.76%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.76%) Sun
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