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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 48 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 50 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.07% 0.68% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 0.87% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 5 12
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £390 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+79.48% -53.84%
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
1250 1154 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.73% 78.45% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 641 751
Average daily rate £360 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +87.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +40 43 £388 +6.82% 14
Bradford +4 6 £413 +17.85% 3
Wetherby - - - -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 30 (41.67%) Linux
2 27 (37.50%) Puppet
3 25 (34.72%) DevOps
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle
4 22 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (29.17%) Java
6 18 (25.00%) SQL
6 18 (25.00%) UNIX
7 17 (23.61%) Web Services
7 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (19.44%) Python
10 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell
11 12 (16.67%) Ruby
11 12 (16.67%) PHP
11 12 (16.67%) Change Management
12 10 (13.89%) Spring
12 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
12 10 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
12 10 (13.89%) Hudson
13 9 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
13 9 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (12.50%) jQuery
13 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 9 (12.50%) MS Office
13 9 (12.50%) BPEL
13 9 (12.50%) Middleware
13 9 (12.50%) Finance

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 9 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (9.72%) Node.js
2 7 (9.72%) Apache Solr
2 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 5 (6.94%) nginx
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Office
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Summit
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.78%) Route 53
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) LDAP
1 5 (6.94%) DHCP
1 5 (6.94%) DNS
2 4 (5.56%) SSL
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) SSH
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (9.72%) MongoDB
1 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.33%) SimpleDB
2 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.33%) Redis
2 6 (8.33%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (13.89%) Hudson
2 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.33%) Maven
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.17%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) RSpec
4 2 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.39%) NUnit
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.67%) Developer
2 10 (13.89%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 7 (9.72%) UI Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) UI Programmer
5 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Deployment Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) Web Services
2 10 (13.89%) Spring
3 9 (12.50%) Middleware
3 9 (12.50%) jQuery
4 8 (11.11%) CSS
4 8 (11.11%) JSP
5 7 (9.72%) MooTools
5 7 (9.72%) Spring MVC
5 7 (9.72%) CSS3
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (8.33%) HTML
7 4 (5.56%) J2EE
7 4 (5.56%) Java EE
8 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.17%) XML
9 2 (2.78%) JMS
9 2 (2.78%) .NET
9 2 (2.78%) SOAP
9 2 (2.78%) REST
9 2 (2.78%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.56%) NHS
3 3 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) UNIX
3 6 (8.33%) Solaris
4 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) CentOS
5 2 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) DevOps
2 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.67%) Change Management
5 9 (12.50%) BPEL
6 8 (11.11%) MVC
6 8 (11.11%) TDD
6 8 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 7 (9.72%) Build Automation
7 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.72%) Integration Testing
7 7 (9.72%) Web Design
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) ITIL
8 6 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (5.56%) Release Management
9 4 (5.56%) Change Control
9 4 (5.56%) Scrum
9 4 (5.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) Java
2 18 (25.00%) SQL
3 14 (19.44%) Python
4 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell
5 12 (16.67%) PHP
5 12 (16.67%) Ruby
6 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.72%) C++
7 7 (9.72%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.94%) Perl
9 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.78%) C#
10 2 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (1.39%) AWK
11 1 (1.39%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) APMP
4 1 (1.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Xen
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.39%) XenServer
1 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (37.50%) Puppet
2 22 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.72%) Salt
4 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.17%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Perforce
3 7 (9.72%) hybris
4 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.94%) Splunk
6 4 (5.56%) VMware
6 4 (5.56%) Adobe
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco
7 2 (2.78%) IBM
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) EnterpriseDB
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