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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 72 60 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 72 88 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.47% 2.95% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.64% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 13
Median daily rate £435 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £276 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
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
2465 2416 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 84.42% 80.91% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1716 1125
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 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 58
Median hourly rate £14.88 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £40.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -4 62 £430 +22.85% 11
South Yorkshire -10 8 £500 +100.00%
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 90 (63.83%) Linux
2 62 (43.97%) DevOps
3 57 (40.43%) Puppet
4 54 (38.30%) Java
5 52 (36.88%) Git (software)
6 50 (35.46%) Amazon AWS
6 50 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (30.50%) Jenkins
9 42 (29.79%) Ruby
10 41 (29.08%) Unix
11 37 (26.24%) Ansible
12 35 (24.82%) HTTP
13 34 (24.11%) Windows
13 34 (24.11%) Service Management
14 33 (23.40%) Security Cleared
15 32 (22.70%) Perl
16 28 (19.86%) Finance
16 28 (19.86%) Opscode Chef
16 28 (19.86%) Docker
17 27 (19.15%) Relational Database
18 26 (18.44%) SDLC
18 26 (18.44%) nginx
19 24 (17.02%) Scrum
19 24 (17.02%) SC Cleared
20 23 (16.31%) Shell Script
21 22 (15.60%) SQL
21 22 (15.60%) AIX
21 22 (15.60%) Translating Business Requirements
22 21 (14.89%) Kubernetes

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 26 (18.44%) nginx
2 12 (8.51%) Confluence
3 9 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.67%) IIS
5 7 (4.96%) Apache
5 7 (4.96%) Jetty
5 7 (4.96%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.96%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.42%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.71%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.71%) Liferay
8 1 (0.71%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 50 (35.46%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.77%) GitHub
3 10 (7.09%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (7.09%) Google App Engine
3 10 (7.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) Office 365
5 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.82%) HTTP
2 16 (11.35%) TCP/IP
3 14 (9.93%) DNS
4 11 (7.80%) SSL
5 9 (6.38%) DHCP
6 8 (5.67%) FTP
6 8 (5.67%) IPsec
7 5 (3.55%) VPN
8 2 (1.42%) SAN
9 1 (0.71%) DMZ
9 1 (0.71%) Intranet
9 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.71%) LDAP
9 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.48%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.55%) MySQL
5 4 (2.84%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.13%) Big Data
6 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.42%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.42%) DB2
7 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.42%) Informix
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (36.88%) Git (software)
2 43 (30.50%) Jenkins
3 20 (14.18%) Subversion
4 17 (12.06%) Artifactory
4 17 (12.06%) GitLab
5 12 (8.51%) JIRA
6 11 (7.80%) Travis CI
7 8 (5.67%) ClearCase
7 8 (5.67%) JUnit
8 7 (4.96%) Maven
8 7 (4.96%) Selenium
9 5 (3.55%) ClearQuest
9 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.84%) Appium
10 4 (2.84%) Mocha
10 4 (2.84%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.71%) Mockito
11 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (19.86%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Law
3 9 (6.38%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Games
5 2 (1.42%) iGaming
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.71%) German Language
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (25.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (17.73%) Developer
3 23 (16.31%) Configuration Manager
4 22 (15.60%) Software Manager
5 21 (14.89%) Software Configuration Manager
6 18 (12.77%) Lead DevOps
7 13 (9.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (7.09%) DevOps Manager
8 10 (7.09%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.67%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Configuration Manager
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Manager
10 7 (4.96%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (4.96%) Digital Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Digital Transformation
11 6 (4.26%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Deployment Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Release and Configuration Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Software Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.89%) HTML
2 18 (12.77%) Sensu
3 16 (11.35%) .NET
3 16 (11.35%) CSS
4 14 (9.93%) Node.js
5 13 (9.22%) REST
6 11 (7.80%) J2EE
7 10 (7.09%) MCollective
7 10 (7.09%) Spring
8 9 (6.38%) RESTful
9 8 (5.67%) JSON
9 8 (5.67%) Play Framework
9 8 (5.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (5.67%) Servlets
9 8 (5.67%) Spring MVC
10 7 (4.96%) CSS3
10 7 (4.96%) Django
10 7 (4.96%) HTML5
10 7 (4.96%) Mustache
10 7 (4.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.96%) CMDB
3 6 (4.26%) User Experience
4 5 (3.55%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.55%) Replication
5 4 (2.84%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.13%) Clustering
7 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.42%) NHS
7 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) BBC
8 1 (0.71%) DataPower
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (63.83%) Linux
2 41 (29.08%) Unix
3 34 (24.11%) Windows
4 22 (15.60%) AIX
5 19 (13.48%) CoreOS
6 14 (9.93%) Mac OS X
6 14 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.67%) CentOS
8 5 (3.55%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.55%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.97%) DevOps
2 50 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (24.11%) Service Management
5 26 (18.44%) SDLC
6 24 (17.02%) Scrum
7 22 (15.60%) Translating Business Requirements
8 21 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 21 (14.89%) Web Design
9 17 (12.06%) Automated Testing
10 15 (10.64%) Security Hardening
10 15 (10.64%) TDD
11 14 (9.93%) Open Source
11 14 (9.93%) Web Development
12 13 (9.22%) Front End Development
13 12 (8.51%) ITIL
13 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.80%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (6.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (38.30%) Java
2 42 (29.79%) Ruby
3 32 (22.70%) Perl
4 23 (16.31%) Shell Script
5 22 (15.60%) SQL
6 21 (14.89%) Python
7 19 (13.48%) Go
8 17 (12.06%) Bash Shell
9 15 (10.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (7.09%) Scala
11 7 (4.96%) C#
11 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.26%) Erlang
13 3 (2.13%) PHP
14 1 (0.71%) C++
14 1 (0.71%) Groovy
14 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.42%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.42%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.84%) SLA
3 2 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) ISO22301
System Software
1 28 (19.86%) Docker
2 20 (14.18%) etcd
2 20 (14.18%) flannel
3 19 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (12.06%) Ceph
4 17 (12.06%) GlusterFS
5 9 (6.38%) Active Directory
6 7 (4.96%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.55%) Xen
8 4 (2.84%) vSphere
9 1 (0.71%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 57 (40.43%) Puppet
2 37 (26.24%) Ansible
3 28 (19.86%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (14.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (14.89%) Kubernetes
4 21 (14.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 20 (14.18%) Graphite
6 18 (12.77%) logstash
6 18 (12.77%) rkt
7 17 (12.06%) HAProxy
8 7 (4.96%) Nagios
9 3 (2.13%) Cacti
9 3 (2.13%) Opsview
10 2 (1.42%) collectd
10 2 (1.42%) Icinga
11 1 (0.71%) Grafana
11 1 (0.71%) Kibana
11 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.71%) Salt
11 1 (0.71%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 19 (13.48%) VMware
2 17 (12.06%) Google
3 11 (7.80%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle
6 2 (1.42%) IBM
6 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.42%) Splunk
6 2 (1.42%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) CA
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco
7 1 (0.71%) Dell
7 1 (0.71%) F5
7 1 (0.71%) HP
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.71%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.71%) Remedy
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
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