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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 31 92 51
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -41
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 152 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.32% 1.55% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 2.11% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 18 58
Average daily rate
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£350 £291 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £149 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.57 £37.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.94% -0.94%
Configuration Management
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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
2282 1847 1429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.87% 73.32% 72.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1209 767
Average daily rate £365 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 46
Average hourly rate £16.72 £20.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% -13.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £106.00
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 6 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 6 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 +56 145 £350 +7.69% 11
South Yorkshire -11 5 £550 +96.11% 2
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 123 (54.91%) Linux
2 115 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (35.71%) Puppet
4 79 (35.27%) Java
5 78 (34.82%) Opscode Chef
6 76 (33.93%) UNIX
7 72 (32.14%) Python
8 68 (30.36%) Bash Shell
9 62 (27.68%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (25.89%) DevOps
11 48 (21.43%) HTTP
12 45 (20.09%) Ruby
13 43 (19.20%) Web Design
14 42 (18.75%) HTML
15 41 (18.30%) Oracle
15 41 (18.30%) ITIL
15 41 (18.30%) MongoDB
16 39 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
16 39 (17.41%) SQL
17 37 (16.52%) VMware
18 36 (16.07%) Mac OS X
18 36 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (16.07%) Jenkins
18 36 (16.07%) Relational Database
19 35 (15.63%) OpenStack
19 35 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
19 35 (15.63%) Apache
20 33 (14.73%) Amazon EC2
21 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
22 30 (13.39%) Open Source

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 35 (15.63%) Apache
1 35 (15.63%) OpenStack
2 19 (8.48%) Tomcat
3 18 (8.04%) nginx
4 15 (6.70%) IIS
5 13 (5.80%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.80%) Jetty
6 11 (4.91%) Node.js
7 10 (4.46%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.57%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.89%) JBoss
10 1 (0.45%) CMS
10 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.36%) MS Office
3 9 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.13%) Photoshop
4 7 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (14.73%) 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%) SaaS
6 6 (2.68%) Route 53
6 6 (2.68%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.89%) IaaS
7 2 (0.89%) PaaS
8 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 48 (21.43%) HTTP
2 21 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 20 (8.93%) Firewall
4 14 (6.25%) DNS
5 13 (5.80%) DHCP
5 13 (5.80%) FTP
5 13 (5.80%) IPsec
6 12 (5.36%) SSL
7 6 (2.68%) LAN
7 6 (2.68%) HTTPS
8 5 (2.23%) Internet
8 5 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.30%) MongoDB
2 36 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 28 (12.50%) MySQL
4 25 (11.16%) Neo4j
5 16 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 16 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.91%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (4.46%) Redis
8 8 (3.57%) Couchbase
8 8 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (3.57%) SimpleDB
9 6 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.23%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (16.07%) Jenkins
2 27 (12.05%) Subversion
3 21 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.36%) Hudson
5 11 (4.91%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (4.02%) Maven
7 7 (3.13%) JIRA
8 6 (2.68%) PVCS
9 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.89%) Ant
10 2 (0.89%) JUnit
10 2 (0.89%) Selenium
10 2 (0.89%) MSI
10 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.45%) Mockito
11 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (8.04%) Finance
2 14 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.34%) Banking
3 3 (1.34%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Legal
4 1 (0.45%) Publishing
4 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (25.00%) Developer
2 40 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (13.84%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 15 (6.70%) Configuration Manager
5 15 (6.70%) Release Manager
6 14 (6.25%) Analyst
7 10 (4.46%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.46%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (4.46%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 8 (3.57%) UI Programmer
8 8 (3.57%) UI Developer
9 7 (3.13%) Contracts Manager
9 7 (3.13%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.68%) Architect
10 6 (2.68%) Technical Architect
10 6 (2.68%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.68%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (2.68%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (2.23%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.75%) HTML
2 27 (12.05%) REST
3 26 (11.61%) Hibernate
4 25 (11.16%) JAX-RS
5 22 (9.82%) Servlets
6 18 (8.04%) Web Services
6 18 (8.04%) .NET
7 17 (7.59%) CSS
8 16 (7.14%) J2EE
9 12 (5.36%) Spring
10 11 (4.91%) Middleware
11 9 (4.02%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (4.02%) jQuery
12 8 (3.57%) Spring MVC
12 8 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (3.13%) Sass
13 7 (3.13%) MooTools
13 7 (3.13%) CSS3
13 7 (3.13%) Mustache
13 7 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.39%) Open Source
2 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.68%) BYOD
3 5 (2.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.34%) CMDB
5 2 (0.89%) User Experience
5 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.45%) Statistics
6 1 (0.45%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 123 (54.91%) Linux
2 76 (33.93%) UNIX
3 36 (16.07%) Mac OS X
4 17 (7.59%) Windows
5 6 (2.68%) Android
5 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
8 1 (0.45%) SUSE
8 1 (0.45%) Debian
8 1 (0.45%) Fedora
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (27.68%) Continuous Integration
3 58 (25.89%) DevOps
4 43 (19.20%) Web Design
5 41 (18.30%) ITIL
6 35 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (11.16%) Release Management
8 24 (10.71%) TDD
9 22 (9.82%) Change Management
10 19 (8.48%) Unit Testing
11 18 (8.04%) Project Management
12 17 (7.59%) Service Management
12 17 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (7.14%) Automated Testing
13 16 (7.14%) ETL
14 14 (6.25%) Business Analysis
15 13 (5.80%) PRINCE2
16 12 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 11 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (4.91%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.27%) Java
2 72 (32.14%) Python
3 68 (30.36%) Bash Shell
4 45 (20.09%) Ruby
5 39 (17.41%) SQL
6 26 (11.61%) Shell Script
7 18 (8.04%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.02%) Perl
8 9 (4.02%) PHP
9 8 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.57%) C#
9 8 (3.57%) C++
10 5 (2.23%) Scala
11 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.91%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.34%) ISEB
6 2 (0.89%) Degree
6 2 (0.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.91%) QA
2 10 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.04%) QEMU
2 18 (8.04%) KVM
3 14 (6.25%) Xen
4 8 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.45%) XenServer
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 80 (35.71%) Puppet
2 78 (34.82%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (9.38%) Cobbler
4 19 (8.48%) Tivoli
5 18 (8.04%) Ansible
6 10 (4.46%) Salt
7 6 (2.68%) AirWatch
7 6 (2.68%) OpenView
8 5 (2.23%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (18.30%) Oracle
2 37 (16.52%) VMware
3 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 13 (5.80%) Google
6 12 (5.36%) hybris
7 11 (4.91%) Perforce
8 7 (3.13%) Adobe
9 6 (2.68%) Splunk
10 5 (2.23%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.34%) SAP
11 3 (1.34%) IBM
11 3 (1.34%) BMC
12 2 (0.89%) Sun
12 2 (0.89%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.45%) HP
13 1 (0.45%) Cisco
13 1 (0.45%) Percona
13 1 (0.45%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.45%) EnterpriseDB
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