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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Management over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 71 54 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +42
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 83 108 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.83% 3.40% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 4.21% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 68 19
Median daily rate £458 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £311 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £9.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.64%
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
2433 2563 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.07% 80.60% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1792 1147
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 77 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +10.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £33.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -2 74 £438 +25.00% 16
South Yorkshire -16 8 £500 +48.14% 1
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 89 (58.55%) Linux
2 63 (41.45%) DevOps
3 58 (38.16%) Git (software)
4 57 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (35.53%) Puppet
6 53 (34.87%) Amazon AWS
7 49 (32.24%) Java
8 48 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (30.26%) Ruby
10 44 (28.95%) Ansible
11 43 (28.29%) Unix
12 39 (25.66%) Windows
12 39 (25.66%) Jenkins
13 36 (23.68%) Service Management
14 34 (22.37%) HTTP
15 33 (21.71%) Relational Database
16 32 (21.05%) Docker
16 32 (21.05%) Security Cleared
17 31 (20.39%) HTML
17 31 (20.39%) Perl
17 31 (20.39%) Finance
17 31 (20.39%) SDLC
18 30 (19.74%) Opscode Chef
19 29 (19.08%) Subversion
20 27 (17.76%) Web Design
20 27 (17.76%) Scrum
20 27 (17.76%) Responsive Web Design
21 26 (17.11%) Shell Script
21 26 (17.11%) CSS
21 26 (17.11%) Python

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (15.13%) nginx
2 18 (11.84%) Confluence
3 7 (4.61%) Apache
3 7 (4.61%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.95%) IIS
4 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.29%) Jetty
5 5 (3.29%) Mongrel
5 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.66%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.66%) Mule
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 53 (34.87%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.18%) GitHub
3 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.29%) Google App Engine
4 5 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.63%) PaaS
6 2 (1.32%) Slack
7 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.37%) HTTP
2 15 (9.87%) DNS
3 9 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.26%) VPN
5 7 (4.61%) DHCP
6 6 (3.95%) FTP
6 6 (3.95%) IPsec
6 6 (3.95%) SSL
7 3 (1.97%) Firewall
8 2 (1.32%) SAN
9 1 (0.66%) Intranet
9 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.66%) LDAP
9 1 (0.66%) Network Security
9 1 (0.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.71%) Relational Database
2 19 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.24%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.95%) MySQL
5 4 (2.63%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.97%) Big Data
6 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.32%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.32%) DB2
7 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.32%) Informix
7 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (38.16%) Git (software)
2 39 (25.66%) Jenkins
3 29 (19.08%) Subversion
4 19 (12.50%) JIRA
5 16 (10.53%) Artifactory
5 16 (10.53%) GitLab
6 13 (8.55%) JUnit
7 10 (6.58%) ClearCase
8 8 (5.26%) Selenium
8 8 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.95%) ClearQuest
9 6 (3.95%) Maven
9 6 (3.95%) Travis CI
10 4 (2.63%) Appium
10 4 (2.63%) Mocha
10 4 (2.63%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 16 (10.53%) Law
3 10 (6.58%) Banking
4 3 (1.97%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) iGaming
5 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 2 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) French Language
6 1 (0.66%) German Language
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (20.39%) Developer
3 26 (17.11%) Configuration Manager
4 25 (16.45%) Software Manager
5 24 (15.79%) Software Configuration Manager
6 18 (11.84%) Lead DevOps
7 17 (11.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (7.24%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.92%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
9 9 (5.92%) DevOps Manager
10 8 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) Senior Configuration Manager
10 8 (5.26%) Senior Manager
11 7 (4.61%) Digital Developer
12 6 (3.95%) Configuration and Release Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Deployment Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Release and Configuration Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Software Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.39%) HTML
2 26 (17.11%) CSS
3 20 (13.16%) REST
4 17 (11.18%) HTML5
4 17 (11.18%) Sensu
4 17 (11.18%) Spring
5 16 (10.53%) CSS3
6 14 (9.21%) Ajax
6 14 (9.21%) Django
6 14 (9.21%) JSON
6 14 (9.21%) Play Framework
6 14 (9.21%) RESTful
6 14 (9.21%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (8.55%) .NET
7 13 (8.55%) Guice
7 13 (8.55%) Node.js
7 13 (8.55%) Spring MVC
8 9 (5.92%) MCollective
9 7 (4.61%) Mustache
9 7 (4.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.58%) User Experience
3 9 (5.92%) CMDB
4 8 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.26%) Replication
5 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.29%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.97%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) BBC
8 1 (0.66%) Clustering
8 1 (0.66%) DataPower
8 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 89 (58.55%) Linux
2 43 (28.29%) Unix
3 39 (25.66%) Windows
4 25 (16.45%) AIX
5 18 (11.84%) CoreOS
6 14 (9.21%) Mac OS X
6 14 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.58%) CentOS
8 6 (3.95%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (41.45%) DevOps
2 57 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (23.68%) Service Management
5 31 (20.39%) SDLC
6 27 (17.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 27 (17.76%) Scrum
6 27 (17.76%) Web Design
7 25 (16.45%) Translating Business Requirements
8 24 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 18 (11.84%) Web Development
11 17 (11.18%) Front End Development
11 17 (11.18%) TDD
12 16 (10.53%) Open Source
13 15 (9.87%) Mentoring
13 15 (9.87%) Security Hardening
14 13 (8.55%) MVC
14 13 (8.55%) OWASP
15 12 (7.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.24%) Java
2 46 (30.26%) Ruby
3 31 (20.39%) Perl
4 26 (17.11%) Python
4 26 (17.11%) Shell Script
5 21 (13.82%) SQL
6 18 (11.84%) Go
6 18 (11.84%) JavaScript
7 17 (11.18%) Scala
8 13 (8.55%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.55%) C#
9 10 (6.58%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.95%) Erlang
11 4 (2.63%) PHP
12 1 (0.66%) Groovy
12 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.32%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) ISO22301
System Software
1 32 (21.05%) Docker
2 20 (13.16%) etcd
2 20 (13.16%) flannel
3 19 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.53%) Ceph
4 16 (10.53%) GlusterFS
5 11 (7.24%) Active Directory
6 9 (5.92%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.29%) Xen
8 4 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (35.53%) Puppet
2 44 (28.95%) Ansible
3 30 (19.74%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (13.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (13.82%) Kubernetes
4 21 (13.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 19 (12.50%) Graphite
6 17 (11.18%) logstash
6 17 (11.18%) rkt
7 16 (10.53%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.63%) Nagios
8 4 (2.63%) Salt
9 3 (1.97%) Opsview
10 2 (1.32%) collectd
10 2 (1.32%) Icinga
11 1 (0.66%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 19 (12.50%) VMware
2 18 (11.84%) Google
3 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.29%) Oracle
6 4 (2.63%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.63%) Splunk
7 3 (1.97%) F5
8 2 (1.32%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
8 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.32%) New Relic
8 2 (1.32%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.32%) Sybase
9 1 (0.66%) CA
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.66%) Peregrine
9 1 (0.66%) Remedy
9 1 (0.66%) RightScale
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago