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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 58 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -8
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 88 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.95% 0.94% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 1.24% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 13 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £408 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £43.55
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 - £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 - £44.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.61 £34.93 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-26.67% -8.09%
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
2377 1781 1549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.68% 75.98% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1109 843
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 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 63
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 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
West Yorkshire +25 73 £350 +7.69% 7
North Yorkshire - 8 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £250 - 1
East Yorkshire +3 1 £425 +54.54%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 141 (57.32%) Linux
2 114 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (36.18%) Java
4 80 (32.52%) Puppet
5 75 (30.49%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (30.49%) Python
6 72 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
7 71 (28.86%) UNIX
7 71 (28.86%) Bash Shell
8 59 (23.98%) DevOps
9 47 (19.11%) HTTP
10 46 (18.70%) Jenkins
11 45 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
12 44 (17.89%) VMware
13 43 (17.48%) ITIL
14 42 (17.07%) SQL
14 42 (17.07%) Web Design
14 42 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 41 (16.67%) Oracle
15 41 (16.67%) HTML
16 40 (16.26%) Relational Database
17 36 (14.63%) Apache
18 35 (14.23%) Responsive Web Design
19 34 (13.82%) OpenStack
19 34 (13.82%) Ruby
20 33 (13.41%) Microsoft
20 33 (13.41%) Mac OS X
21 32 (13.01%) MongoDB
21 32 (13.01%) Open Source
22 31 (12.60%) Amazon EC2

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (14.63%) Apache
2 34 (13.82%) OpenStack
3 25 (10.16%) Tomcat
4 21 (8.54%) nginx
5 16 (6.50%) WebSphere
5 16 (6.50%) IIS
6 13 (5.28%) Jetty
7 10 (4.07%) Apache Solr
8 8 (3.25%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.85%) MS Exchange
10 6 (2.44%) Node.js
11 3 (1.22%) Confluence
12 2 (0.81%) JBoss
12 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.81%) CMS
13 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.07%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.25%) MS Office
4 6 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) assyst
1 3 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 45 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (12.60%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (10.57%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (5.28%) Google App Engine
4 13 (5.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (3.25%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.25%) Route 53
6 4 (1.63%) SaaS
7 3 (1.22%) IaaS
8 2 (0.81%) PaaS
9 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.11%) HTTP
2 23 (9.35%) Firewall
3 19 (7.72%) DNS
4 17 (6.91%) TCP/IP
5 16 (6.50%) DHCP
5 16 (6.50%) SSL
6 13 (5.28%) FTP
6 13 (5.28%) IPsec
7 10 (4.07%) Internet
8 7 (2.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.63%) Network Security
9 4 (1.63%) LAN
10 3 (1.22%) LDAP
10 3 (1.22%) WAN
10 3 (1.22%) VPN
10 3 (1.22%) X.509
11 1 (0.41%) QSIG
11 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.41%) MPLS
11 1 (0.41%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.26%) Relational Database
2 32 (13.01%) MongoDB
3 29 (11.79%) MySQL
4 23 (9.35%) Neo4j
5 9 (3.66%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.25%) Redis
6 8 (3.25%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (2.85%) SimpleDB
7 7 (2.85%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.85%) Couchbase
8 6 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (18.70%) Jenkins
2 27 (10.98%) Subversion
3 24 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.28%) Maven
5 9 (3.66%) JIRA
6 7 (2.85%) PVCS
7 6 (2.44%) Ant
8 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.81%) Mockito
9 2 (0.81%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.81%) JUnit
9 2 (0.81%) MSI
9 2 (0.81%) Selenium
10 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 17 (6.91%) Finance
2 15 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.22%) Banking
3 3 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Billing
4 1 (0.41%) Legal
4 1 (0.41%) Publishing
4 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (26.02%) Developer
2 41 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.79%) Java Developer
4 25 (10.16%) Analyst
5 14 (5.69%) Support Analyst
5 14 (5.69%) Configuration Manager
5 14 (5.69%) Software Engineer
5 14 (5.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (5.28%) UI Programmer
6 13 (5.28%) UI Developer
7 9 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (3.66%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (3.25%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (3.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (2.85%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (2.85%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 6 (2.44%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.67%) HTML
2 25 (10.16%) REST
3 24 (9.76%) Hibernate
4 23 (9.35%) Servlets
4 23 (9.35%) JAX-RS
5 21 (8.54%) CSS
6 18 (7.32%) Spring
6 18 (7.32%) J2EE
7 15 (6.10%) .NET
8 13 (5.28%) Web Services
9 11 (4.47%) jQuery
10 10 (4.07%) MooTools
10 10 (4.07%) CSS3
10 10 (4.07%) JSP
10 10 (4.07%) Spring MVC
11 7 (2.85%) POSIX
11 7 (2.85%) HTML5
12 6 (2.44%) Mustache
12 6 (2.44%) Sass
13 3 (1.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.28%) CMDB
2 8 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.03%) Clustering
4 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.22%) Replication
4 3 (1.22%) Cryptography
4 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.41%) User Experience
6 1 (0.41%) Statistics
6 1 (0.41%) IVR
6 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.41%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 141 (57.32%) Linux
2 71 (28.86%) UNIX
3 33 (13.41%) Mac OS X
4 29 (11.79%) Windows
5 11 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.81%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) Fedora
9 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Android
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) SUSE
9 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
3 59 (23.98%) DevOps
4 43 (17.48%) ITIL
5 42 (17.07%) Web Design
6 35 (14.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 32 (13.01%) Open Source
8 30 (12.20%) Service Management
9 25 (10.16%) TDD
10 22 (8.94%) Change Management
11 20 (8.13%) Unit Testing
12 18 (7.32%) Software Engineering
13 17 (6.91%) Project Management
13 17 (6.91%) Automated Testing
14 16 (6.50%) Business Analysis
15 15 (6.10%) ITSM
16 14 (5.69%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (4.88%) Asset Management
17 12 (4.88%) Incident Management
17 12 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (36.18%) Java
2 75 (30.49%) Python
3 71 (28.86%) Bash Shell
4 42 (17.07%) SQL
5 34 (13.82%) Ruby
6 27 (10.98%) Shell Script
7 22 (8.94%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.47%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.66%) PHP
10 8 (3.25%) Perl
11 5 (2.03%) C#
12 4 (1.63%) C
13 3 (1.22%) C++
13 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.81%) AWK
14 2 (0.81%) Jython
15 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.22%) ISEB
5 2 (0.81%) Degree
5 2 (0.81%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) CCNA
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.07%) SLA
1 10 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.94%) KVM
3 21 (8.54%) QEMU
4 15 (6.10%) Xen
5 9 (3.66%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.63%) Docker
7 3 (1.22%) Squid
8 1 (0.41%) Corosync
8 1 (0.41%) XenServer
8 1 (0.41%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) Varnish
8 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 80 (32.52%) Puppet
2 75 (30.49%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (9.76%) Ansible
4 19 (7.72%) Cobbler
5 18 (7.32%) Tivoli
6 12 (4.88%) Salt
7 7 (2.85%) HAProxy
7 7 (2.85%) OpenView
8 3 (1.22%) SCCM
8 3 (1.22%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.22%) logstash
8 3 (1.22%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (17.89%) VMware
2 41 (16.67%) Oracle
3 33 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.91%) hybris
5 13 (5.28%) Google
6 11 (4.47%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.47%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.07%) Rackspace
7 10 (4.07%) Adobe
8 7 (2.85%) Splunk
9 6 (2.44%) Cisco
10 5 (2.03%) IBM
11 4 (1.63%) Juniper
12 3 (1.22%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.22%) SAP
12 3 (1.22%) Sun
12 3 (1.22%) Remedy
13 2 (0.81%) Avaya
13 2 (0.81%) F5
13 2 (0.81%) BMC
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