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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 41 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 66 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.98% 1.88% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 2.46% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.20% +24.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £265 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -13.69%
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
1335 1179 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.42% 76.41% 73.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 721 572
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 £275 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 40
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.47 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +21 60 £375 +0.26% 15
Bradford -7 4 £410 -
Pudsey - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 72 (46.15%) Linux
2 68 (43.59%) Puppet
3 60 (38.46%) DevOps
4 59 (37.82%) UNIX
5 53 (33.97%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (32.69%) Java
8 46 (29.49%) Ruby
9 39 (25.00%) Python
10 37 (23.72%) Bash Shell
11 35 (22.44%) MongoDB
11 35 (22.44%) Oracle
12 28 (17.95%) SQL
13 27 (17.31%) Web Design
14 26 (16.67%) ITIL
15 25 (16.03%) HTML
16 22 (14.10%) MySQL
16 22 (14.10%) Relational Database
17 20 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (12.18%) Release Management
18 19 (12.18%) Mac OS X
18 19 (12.18%) Shell Script
18 19 (12.18%) PHP
18 19 (12.18%) Responsive Web Design
19 18 (11.54%) Neo4j
19 18 (11.54%) Web Services
19 18 (11.54%) HTTP
19 18 (11.54%) Hibernate
20 17 (10.90%) Microsoft

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (9.62%) Apache
2 12 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 11 (7.05%) Node.js
4 8 (5.13%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.21%) nginx
5 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.64%) Lync
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 6 (3.85%) Route 53
3 5 (3.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) IaaS
4 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.54%) HTTP
2 14 (8.97%) LDAP
3 12 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.77%) DNS
5 8 (5.13%) Firewall
6 7 (4.49%) DHCP
7 6 (3.85%) LAN
8 5 (3.21%) HTTPS
9 4 (2.56%) SSL
9 4 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.28%) Internet
11 1 (0.64%) WAN
11 1 (0.64%) VPN
11 1 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.44%) MongoDB
2 22 (14.10%) MySQL
2 22 (14.10%) Relational Database
3 20 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (11.54%) Neo4j
5 14 (8.97%) NoSQL
6 12 (7.69%) Redis
7 11 (7.05%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (5.13%) Oracle Database
9 7 (4.49%) Couchbase
9 7 (4.49%) SimpleDB
10 6 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.64%) Riak
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Hudson
1 14 (8.97%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.77%) Subversion
3 8 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.21%) RSpec
6 2 (1.28%) Maven
7 1 (0.64%) JIRA
7 1 (0.64%) Ant
General
1 14 (8.97%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.64%) Marketing
3 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (18.59%) Developer
3 18 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 13 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
5 12 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) Release Manager
6 11 (7.05%) Analyst
7 10 (6.41%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 8 (5.13%) UI Programmer
8 8 (5.13%) UI Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Architect
10 6 (3.85%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.21%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Software Configuration Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.03%) HTML
2 18 (11.54%) Web Services
2 18 (11.54%) Hibernate
3 17 (10.90%) REST
4 16 (10.26%) JAX-RS
5 15 (9.62%) Middleware
6 12 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (5.77%) jQuery
7 9 (5.77%) CSS
8 8 (5.13%) Spring
8 8 (5.13%) Spring MVC
9 7 (4.49%) CSS3
9 7 (4.49%) MooTools
9 7 (4.49%) JSP
10 6 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (3.21%) Play Framework
11 5 (3.21%) Django
12 4 (2.56%) .NET
13 3 (1.92%) HTML5
13 3 (1.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Client/Server
2 7 (4.49%) NHS
3 4 (2.56%) Open Source
3 4 (2.56%) User Experience
3 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.28%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.64%) PKI
6 1 (0.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 72 (46.15%) Linux
2 59 (37.82%) UNIX
3 19 (12.18%) Mac OS X
4 9 (5.77%) Windows
5 6 (3.85%) Solaris
5 6 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.21%) Windows Phone
6 5 (3.21%) Android
6 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.28%) AIX
7 2 (1.28%) CentOS
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.46%) DevOps
2 52 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.31%) Web Design
4 26 (16.67%) ITIL
5 20 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (12.18%) Release Management
6 19 (12.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.26%) Change Management
8 15 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (9.62%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.69%) Project Management
10 11 (7.05%) Transition Management
10 11 (7.05%) ETL
10 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.05%) TDD
10 11 (7.05%) Service Management
10 11 (7.05%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.41%) Problem Management
11 10 (6.41%) ITIL V3
11 10 (6.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.69%) Java
2 46 (29.49%) Ruby
3 39 (25.00%) Python
4 37 (23.72%) Bash Shell
5 28 (17.95%) SQL
6 19 (12.18%) Shell Script
6 19 (12.18%) PHP
7 12 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.05%) C++
9 6 (3.85%) Perl
10 5 (3.21%) Scala
10 5 (3.21%) C#
11 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.64%) AWK
11 1 (0.64%) Jython
11 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.56%) Degree
5 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.64%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.49%) QA
1 7 (4.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Xen
2 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.28%) vSphere
2 2 (1.28%) XenServer
3 1 (0.64%) UAG
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 68 (43.59%) Puppet
2 53 (33.97%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (10.26%) Cobbler
4 15 (9.62%) Tivoli
5 8 (5.13%) Salt
6 5 (3.21%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.92%) Graphite
8 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.64%) SCCM
8 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) Oracle
2 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.97%) Splunk
3 14 (8.97%) Perforce
4 9 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.13%) hybris
6 7 (4.49%) Rackspace
6 7 (4.49%) VMware
7 4 (2.56%) Adobe
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix
9 2 (1.28%) IBM
9 2 (1.28%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.28%) Percona
10 1 (0.64%) Mercator
10 1 (0.64%) Remedy
10 1 (0.64%) Genesys
10 1 (0.64%) BMC
10 1 (0.64%) HP
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: competitive day rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago