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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 67 57 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 82 77 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.82% 3.00% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.73% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 39 17
Average daily rate £425 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +20.63%
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
2341 2063 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.56% 80.43% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1405 1014
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 49 35
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.64% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 53 £425 +13.33% 19
South Yorkshire - 21 £438 - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 135 (71.05%) Linux
2 110 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (48.95%) DevOps
4 92 (48.42%) Java
5 85 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (43.16%) Puppet
7 71 (37.37%) Jenkins
8 56 (29.47%) Amazon AWS
8 56 (29.47%) HTTP
9 55 (28.95%) VMware
10 54 (28.42%) Ruby
11 52 (27.37%) Git (software)
11 52 (27.37%) Opscode Chef
12 49 (25.79%) Unix
13 47 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (21.58%) .NET
15 40 (21.05%) Bash Shell
16 36 (18.95%) Microsoft
16 36 (18.95%) Tomcat
17 35 (18.42%) Apache
17 35 (18.42%) nginx
17 35 (18.42%) Maven
18 33 (17.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 32 (16.84%) Ansible
20 31 (16.32%) Security Cleared
20 31 (16.32%) TCP/IP
20 31 (16.32%) SQL
21 30 (15.79%) SSL
21 30 (15.79%) Xen
22 29 (15.26%) Python

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (18.95%) Tomcat
2 35 (18.42%) Apache
2 35 (18.42%) nginx
3 26 (13.68%) Jetty
3 26 (13.68%) WebSphere
4 25 (13.16%) IIS
5 24 (12.63%) Node.js
6 19 (10.00%) OpenStack
7 12 (6.32%) Confluence
8 6 (3.16%) JBoss
9 5 (2.63%) CloudStack
9 5 (2.63%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.11%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.58%) SAS
12 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.05%) WordPress
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.74%) MS Office
3 4 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.11%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.58%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 56 (29.47%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (14.74%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (13.68%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (13.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (13.16%) Google App Engine
5 7 (3.68%) GitHub
5 7 (3.68%) IaaS
5 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.63%) PaaS
6 5 (2.63%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (29.47%) HTTP
2 31 (16.32%) TCP/IP
3 30 (15.79%) SSL
4 29 (15.26%) DNS
5 26 (13.68%) DHCP
6 24 (12.63%) IPsec
7 23 (12.11%) FTP
8 7 (3.68%) Internet
9 3 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.53%) DMZ
10 1 (0.53%) Firewall
10 1 (0.53%) IMAP
10 1 (0.53%) LDAP
10 1 (0.53%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.53%) SMTP
10 1 (0.53%) SNMP
10 1 (0.53%) VoIP
10 1 (0.53%) VPN
10 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.21%) Relational Database
2 20 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 16 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.37%) MySQL
5 11 (5.79%) Neo4j
5 11 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.58%) Redis
7 2 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) HBase
8 1 (0.53%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 71 (37.37%) Jenkins
2 52 (27.37%) Git (software)
3 35 (18.42%) Maven
4 23 (12.11%) Subversion
5 22 (11.58%) Selenium
6 19 (10.00%) JIRA
7 13 (6.84%) SonarQube
8 12 (6.32%) Appium
8 12 (6.32%) Mocha
9 9 (4.74%) Cucumber
9 9 (4.74%) Mockito
10 6 (3.16%) Artifactory
10 6 (3.16%) GitLab
11 5 (2.63%) Hudson
11 5 (2.63%) JUnit
11 5 (2.63%) MSI
11 5 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.63%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.53%) JConsole
General
1 28 (14.74%) Finance
2 3 (1.58%) Banking
3 2 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (35.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (20.00%) Developer
3 18 (9.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 16 (8.42%) Java Developer
4 16 (8.42%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
5 15 (7.89%) Software Manager
6 14 (7.37%) Configuration Manager
6 14 (7.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (6.84%) Digital Developer
8 12 (6.32%) Software Configuration Manager
9 10 (5.26%) UI Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.68%) Analyst
11 7 (3.68%) Automation Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) Consultant
12 6 (3.16%) DevOps Consultant
12 6 (3.16%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.58%) .NET
2 29 (15.26%) J2EE
2 29 (15.26%) Servlets
3 27 (14.21%) HTML
4 26 (13.68%) CSS
5 14 (7.37%) CSS3
6 13 (6.84%) HTML5
6 13 (6.84%) jQuery
6 13 (6.84%) REST
7 11 (5.79%) Hibernate
7 11 (5.79%) JAX-RS
7 11 (5.79%) Mustache
8 9 (4.74%) Sensu
9 8 (4.21%) Sass
10 7 (3.68%) LAMP
11 6 (3.16%) Spring
12 4 (2.11%) JSP
12 4 (2.11%) MooTools
12 4 (2.11%) Spring MVC
12 4 (2.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.16%) Clustering
2 6 (3.16%) CMDB
3 4 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.58%) User Experience
4 3 (1.58%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.05%) NHS
5 2 (1.05%) Social Media
6 1 (0.53%) CESG
6 1 (0.53%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 135 (71.05%) Linux
2 49 (25.79%) Unix
3 33 (17.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (12.11%) Mac OS X
4 23 (12.11%) Ubuntu
5 22 (11.58%) CentOS
6 19 (10.00%) Windows
7 6 (3.16%) CoreOS
8 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.53%) AIX
11 1 (0.53%) Debian
11 1 (0.53%) Solaris
11 1 (0.53%) SUSE
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (48.95%) DevOps
3 85 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (13.68%) Scrum
5 25 (13.16%) Web Design
6 23 (12.11%) Build Automation
6 23 (12.11%) Unit Testing
7 22 (11.58%) Automated Testing
8 21 (11.05%) ITIL
8 21 (11.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (10.00%) Open Source
9 19 (10.00%) TDD
10 18 (9.47%) Web Operations
11 17 (8.95%) Change Management
12 16 (8.42%) BDD
13 14 (7.37%) Front End Development
13 14 (7.37%) Service Management
13 14 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 92 (48.42%) Java
2 54 (28.42%) Ruby
3 40 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 31 (16.32%) SQL
5 29 (15.26%) Python
6 26 (13.68%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.89%) Perl
7 15 (7.89%) PowerShell
8 14 (7.37%) Shell Script
9 12 (6.32%) C++
10 8 (4.21%) PHP
11 7 (3.68%) Go
12 6 (3.16%) C#
13 5 (2.63%) C
14 3 (1.58%) Scala
15 1 (0.53%) FQL
15 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (16.32%) Security Cleared
2 26 (13.68%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) APMP
5 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) QA
1 6 (3.16%) SLA
2 5 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.53%) P3O
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (15.79%) Xen
3 29 (15.26%) Docker
4 17 (8.95%) vSphere
5 6 (3.16%) Ceph
5 6 (3.16%) GlusterFS
6 5 (2.63%) XenServer
7 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.11%) Varnish
8 3 (1.58%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.58%) KVM
9 1 (0.53%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.53%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.53%) HDFS
9 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 82 (43.16%) Puppet
2 52 (27.37%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (16.84%) Ansible
4 16 (8.42%) Cobbler
5 11 (5.79%) Tivoli
6 10 (5.26%) logstash
7 8 (4.21%) Salt
8 7 (3.68%) Grafana
8 7 (3.68%) Kibana
8 7 (3.68%) Kubernetes
8 7 (3.68%) Uchiwa
9 6 (3.16%) Graphite
9 6 (3.16%) HAProxy
10 4 (2.11%) Cacti
10 4 (2.11%) Nagios
11 1 (0.53%) SCCM
11 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (28.95%) VMware
2 36 (18.95%) Microsoft
3 26 (13.68%) Google
4 16 (8.42%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.32%) Atlassian
6 9 (4.74%) Oracle
7 7 (3.68%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.16%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (2.63%) Perforce
10 4 (2.11%) Adobe
10 4 (2.11%) hybris
11 2 (1.05%) Dell
11 2 (1.05%) HP
11 2 (1.05%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.05%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.53%) Axway
12 1 (0.53%) Informatica
12 1 (0.53%) Mitel
12 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.53%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Stealth IT Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago