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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 57 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +5
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 77 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.16% 1.37% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 1.84% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 15 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
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
1895 1684 1545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.70% 74.38% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1322 990 761
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 37 64
Average hourly rate £15.79 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.27% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 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
West Yorkshire +37 73 £375 +0.26% 12
North Yorkshire +8 3 £420 +29.23% 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 72 (44.44%) Linux
2 67 (41.36%) Puppet
3 63 (38.89%) UNIX
4 58 (35.80%) DevOps
5 52 (32.10%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (32.10%) Java
5 52 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (28.40%) Ruby
7 37 (22.84%) Oracle
7 37 (22.84%) Python
8 36 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 35 (21.60%) Bash Shell
10 28 (17.28%) ITIL
11 27 (16.67%) SQL
11 27 (16.67%) Web Design
12 25 (15.43%) HTML
13 24 (14.81%) Relational Database
14 21 (12.96%) MySQL
15 20 (12.35%) HTTP
15 20 (12.35%) Mac OS X
15 20 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (12.35%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (11.73%) Neo4j
16 19 (11.73%) Hibernate
16 19 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (11.73%) Shell Script
16 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
16 19 (11.73%) Web Services
17 18 (11.11%) PHP
17 18 (11.11%) MS Excel

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (9.26%) Apache
2 11 (6.79%) Node.js
2 11 (6.79%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.32%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.70%) nginx
5 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.47%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) Lync
8 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Jetty
8 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.62%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.62%) CICS
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.02%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.62%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.62%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 6 (3.70%) Route 53
3 5 (3.09%) SaaS
4 2 (1.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.35%) HTTP
2 14 (8.64%) LDAP
3 13 (8.02%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.56%) DNS
5 8 (4.94%) Firewall
6 7 (4.32%) DHCP
6 7 (4.32%) LAN
7 5 (3.09%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.47%) SSL
8 4 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.85%) Internet
10 2 (1.23%) RIP
10 2 (1.23%) Wireless
10 2 (1.23%) MPLS
10 2 (1.23%) OSPF
10 2 (1.23%) BGP
10 2 (1.23%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.23%) TACACS
10 2 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.62%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 24 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 21 (12.96%) MySQL
4 20 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (11.73%) Neo4j
6 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
7 12 (7.41%) Redis
8 11 (6.79%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (6.79%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.94%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.32%) Couchbase
10 7 (4.32%) SimpleDB
11 6 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
14 1 (0.62%) Riak
14 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
1 15 (9.26%) Hudson
2 8 (4.94%) Subversion
2 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.09%) RSpec
5 2 (1.23%) Maven
6 1 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.62%) Ant
General
1 14 (8.64%) Finance
2 11 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.62%) Marketing
3 1 (0.62%) Retail
3 1 (0.62%) Games
3 1 (0.62%) Automotive
3 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (20.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (18.52%) Developer
3 19 (11.73%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.26%) Configuration Manager
5 11 (6.79%) Analyst
6 10 (6.17%) Release Manager
6 10 (6.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 10 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.32%) UI Programmer
7 7 (4.32%) UI Developer
7 7 (4.32%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.32%) Architect
7 7 (4.32%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.70%) Software Manager
8 6 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (3.70%) Software Configuration Manager
9 5 (3.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.43%) HTML
2 19 (11.73%) Hibernate
2 19 (11.73%) Web Services
3 18 (11.11%) REST
4 17 (10.49%) JAX-RS
5 16 (9.88%) Middleware
6 12 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (5.56%) CSS
8 8 (4.94%) jQuery
9 7 (4.32%) Spring
9 7 (4.32%) Spring MVC
10 6 (3.70%) JSP
10 6 (3.70%) MooTools
10 6 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (3.70%) CSS3
11 5 (3.09%) Play Framework
11 5 (3.09%) Django
12 4 (2.47%) .NET
13 3 (1.85%) LAMP
13 3 (1.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) Client/Server
2 7 (4.32%) NHS
3 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.47%) User Experience
3 4 (2.47%) Open Source
4 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.23%) CMDB
5 2 (1.23%) e-Health
6 1 (0.62%) PKI
6 1 (0.62%) Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 72 (44.44%) Linux
2 63 (38.89%) UNIX
3 20 (12.35%) Mac OS X
4 10 (6.17%) Windows
5 6 (3.70%) Solaris
5 6 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.09%) Windows Phone
6 5 (3.09%) Android
7 2 (1.23%) AIX
7 2 (1.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) Debian
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.80%) DevOps
2 52 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.28%) ITIL
4 27 (16.67%) Web Design
5 20 (12.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 19 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (11.11%) Release Management
8 17 (10.49%) Change Management
9 16 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (9.26%) PRINCE2
11 13 (8.02%) TDD
12 12 (7.41%) Project Management
12 12 (7.41%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.79%) Transition Management
13 11 (6.79%) Capacity Management
13 11 (6.79%) Problem Management
13 11 (6.79%) Service Management
13 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.79%) ETL
14 10 (6.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (32.10%) Java
2 46 (28.40%) Ruby
3 37 (22.84%) Python
4 35 (21.60%) Bash Shell
5 27 (16.67%) SQL
6 19 (11.73%) Shell Script
7 18 (11.11%) PHP
8 12 (7.41%) C++
9 11 (6.79%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.09%) Scala
11 4 (2.47%) Perl
11 4 (2.47%) C#
12 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.62%) SELCOPY
13 1 (0.62%) AWK
13 1 (0.62%) Jython
13 1 (0.62%) REXX
13 1 (0.62%) NATURAL
13 1 (0.62%) JCL
13 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (3.09%) Degree
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.23%) CCNA
5 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) QA
2 8 (4.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) XenServer
3 2 (1.23%) Xen
3 2 (1.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.62%) UAG
4 1 (0.62%) Varnish
4 1 (0.62%) Corosync
4 1 (0.62%) KVM
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 67 (41.36%) Puppet
2 52 (32.10%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (9.26%) Tivoli
3 15 (9.26%) Cobbler
4 8 (4.94%) Salt
5 5 (3.09%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.85%) Graphite
7 2 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.62%) SCCM
8 1 (0.62%) SCOM
8 1 (0.62%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (22.84%) Oracle
2 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.26%) Perforce
4 14 (8.64%) Splunk
5 10 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.94%) VMware
7 7 (4.32%) hybris
8 6 (3.70%) Rackspace
9 4 (2.47%) IBM
10 3 (1.85%) Percona
10 3 (1.85%) HP
10 3 (1.85%) Citrix
10 3 (1.85%) Cisco
10 3 (1.85%) Adobe
11 2 (1.23%) BT
11 2 (1.23%) CA
11 2 (1.23%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.23%) EnterpriseDB
11 2 (1.23%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
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