The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 49 89 57
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -32
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 110 35 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.97% 1.41% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 1.89% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 19 52
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£375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £149 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.89 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-35.44% -1.33%
Configuration Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2252 1852 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.18% 74.38% 72.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1557 1227 750
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 48 46
Average hourly rate £16.72 £15.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% -48.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Management across the Yorkshire region.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management across the Yorkshire region.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
West Yorkshire +36 100 £375 +11.11% 7
South Yorkshire -10 5 £550 +97.55% 4
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 127 (56.70%) Linux
2 114 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (34.82%) Java
4 76 (33.93%) Python
4 76 (33.93%) Puppet
5 75 (33.48%) Opscode Chef
6 72 (32.14%) Bash Shell
7 69 (30.80%) UNIX
8 64 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (24.55%) DevOps
10 47 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
11 45 (20.09%) HTTP
12 42 (18.75%) ITIL
12 42 (18.75%) Oracle
13 41 (18.30%) Web Design
14 39 (17.41%) HTML
14 39 (17.41%) Apache
15 38 (16.96%) VMware
15 38 (16.96%) Ruby
15 38 (16.96%) Relational Database
16 37 (16.52%) MongoDB
16 37 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (16.52%) SQL
17 36 (16.07%) Jenkins
18 35 (15.63%) OpenStack
18 35 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
19 33 (14.73%) Mac OS X
20 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
20 32 (14.29%) MySQL
20 32 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 39 (17.41%) Apache
2 35 (15.63%) OpenStack
3 25 (11.16%) Tomcat
4 21 (9.38%) nginx
5 15 (6.70%) IIS
6 13 (5.80%) Jetty
6 13 (5.80%) WebSphere
7 10 (4.46%) Node.js
8 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
8 9 (4.02%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.34%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.89%) JBoss
11 1 (0.45%) CMS
11 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (3.57%) MS Office
2 8 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.98%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (5.80%) Google App Engine
4 13 (5.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (4.02%) Amazon S3
5 9 (4.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (4.02%) Route 53
6 8 (3.57%) SaaS
7 2 (0.89%) PaaS
7 2 (0.89%) IaaS
8 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 45 (20.09%) HTTP
2 21 (9.38%) Firewall
3 19 (8.48%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.59%) DNS
5 16 (7.14%) DHCP
6 15 (6.70%) SSL
7 13 (5.80%) IPsec
7 13 (5.80%) FTP
8 9 (4.02%) Internet
9 8 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.23%) LAN
10 5 (2.23%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.34%) X.509
11 3 (1.34%) VPN
11 3 (1.34%) Network Security
12 2 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.96%) Relational Database
2 37 (16.52%) MongoDB
3 32 (14.29%) MySQL
4 22 (9.82%) Neo4j
5 15 (6.70%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.91%) Redis
7 9 (4.02%) SimpleDB
7 9 (4.02%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (4.02%) Couchbase
8 7 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.68%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (2.23%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (16.07%) Jenkins
2 26 (11.61%) Subversion
3 22 (9.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.02%) Maven
5 7 (3.13%) JIRA
5 7 (3.13%) Hudson
6 6 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.68%) PVCS
7 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.89%) Selenium
8 2 (0.89%) Ant
8 2 (0.89%) JUnit
8 2 (0.89%) MSI
9 1 (0.45%) Mockito
9 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.80%) Finance
3 3 (1.34%) Banking
3 3 (1.34%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Games
4 1 (0.45%) Legal
4 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (25.45%) Developer
2 38 (16.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 16 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 15 (6.70%) Software Engineer
6 14 (6.25%) Analyst
7 10 (4.46%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (4.46%) Release Manager
7 10 (4.46%) Configuration Manager
8 9 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.02%) UI Developer
8 9 (4.02%) UI Programmer
9 8 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (3.13%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 6 (2.68%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (2.68%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.23%) Architect
12 5 (2.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.41%) HTML
2 24 (10.71%) REST
3 23 (10.27%) Hibernate
4 22 (9.82%) Servlets
4 22 (9.82%) JAX-RS
5 18 (8.04%) .NET
5 18 (8.04%) Web Services
5 18 (8.04%) CSS
6 16 (7.14%) J2EE
7 13 (5.80%) Spring
8 10 (4.46%) jQuery
9 9 (4.02%) Spring MVC
10 8 (3.57%) CSS3
10 8 (3.57%) MooTools
10 8 (3.57%) JSP
11 7 (3.13%) POSIX
11 7 (3.13%) Sass
11 7 (3.13%) Mustache
12 6 (2.68%) Middleware
13 5 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.23%) BYOD
3 3 (1.34%) Replication
3 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.34%) Clustering
3 3 (1.34%) CMDB
4 2 (0.89%) User Experience
4 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.45%) NHS
5 1 (0.45%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 127 (56.70%) Linux
2 69 (30.80%) UNIX
3 33 (14.73%) Mac OS X
4 20 (8.93%) Windows
5 5 (2.23%) Android
5 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.23%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.45%) SUSE
7 1 (0.45%) Debian
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.45%) Fedora
7 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 55 (24.55%) DevOps
4 42 (18.75%) ITIL
5 41 (18.30%) Web Design
6 32 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (13.39%) Open Source
8 25 (11.16%) Service Management
9 24 (10.71%) Change Management
9 24 (10.71%) TDD
10 23 (10.27%) Release Management
11 19 (8.48%) Project Management
11 19 (8.48%) Unit Testing
11 19 (8.48%) Software Engineering
12 18 (8.04%) Business Analysis
13 16 (7.14%) Automated Testing
14 13 (5.80%) Problem Management
14 13 (5.80%) Incident Management
14 13 (5.80%) ITSM
15 12 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.82%) Java
2 76 (33.93%) Python
3 72 (32.14%) Bash Shell
4 38 (16.96%) Ruby
5 37 (16.52%) SQL
6 23 (10.27%) Shell Script
7 19 (8.48%) JavaScript
8 12 (5.36%) PHP
9 9 (4.02%) Perl
9 9 (4.02%) C#
10 8 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.13%) C++
12 4 (1.79%) Scala
13 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.45%) VB
14 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.91%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.34%) ISEB
5 3 (1.34%) Degree
6 2 (0.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) QA
2 13 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (8.48%) KVM
2 19 (8.48%) QEMU
3 14 (6.25%) Xen
4 8 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.34%) Squid
6 1 (0.45%) XenServer
6 1 (0.45%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 76 (33.93%) Puppet
2 75 (33.48%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (9.38%) Ansible
4 18 (8.04%) Cobbler
5 16 (7.14%) Tivoli
6 11 (4.91%) Salt
7 8 (3.57%) HAProxy
8 6 (2.68%) OpenView
9 5 (2.23%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.34%) SCCM
10 3 (1.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (1.34%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 42 (18.75%) Oracle
2 38 (16.96%) VMware
3 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.14%) hybris
5 13 (5.80%) Google
5 13 (5.80%) Rackspace
6 8 (3.57%) Adobe
7 6 (2.68%) Splunk
7 6 (2.68%) Perforce
8 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.34%) BMC
9 3 (1.34%) IBM
9 3 (1.34%) SAP
10 2 (0.89%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.89%) Sun
11 1 (0.45%) HP
11 1 (0.45%) Intel
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco
11 1 (0.45%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.45%) EnterpriseDB
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