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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management
Rank 54 89 103
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +14
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 107 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.34% 1.31% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 1.72% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 23 9
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£350 £430 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +36.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £295 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £733 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -17.64%
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
2524 1806 1684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.75% 76.43% 75.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1123 921
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 52 76
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £10.12 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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 +17 82 £350 -18.60% 9
South Yorkshire +3 20 £338 -33.82% 2
North Yorkshire - 7 £350 -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 126 (58.06%) Linux
2 111 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (41.94%) Java
4 77 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (35.48%) Puppet
5 69 (31.80%) Opscode Chef
6 63 (29.03%) DevOps
7 59 (27.19%) Jenkins
8 55 (25.35%) UNIX
9 52 (23.96%) Bash Shell
10 51 (23.50%) Amazon AWS
11 50 (23.04%) Python
11 50 (23.04%) HTTP
12 46 (21.20%) Microsoft
13 45 (20.74%) Apache
14 42 (19.35%) VMware
15 41 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (17.97%) SQL
17 38 (17.51%) Tomcat
18 37 (17.05%) Amazon EC2
19 35 (16.13%) ITIL
20 34 (15.67%) Oracle
20 34 (15.67%) nginx
21 33 (15.21%) Cloud Computing
21 33 (15.21%) Web Design
21 33 (15.21%) DNS
22 31 (14.29%) Ruby
22 31 (14.29%) Relational Database
23 30 (13.82%) WebSphere
23 30 (13.82%) Service Management

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 45 (20.74%) Apache
2 38 (17.51%) Tomcat
3 34 (15.67%) nginx
4 30 (13.82%) WebSphere
5 29 (13.36%) IIS
6 27 (12.44%) Jetty
7 18 (8.29%) OpenStack
8 11 (5.07%) Apache Solr
9 9 (4.15%) Node.js
10 7 (3.23%) MS Exchange
11 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.38%) Confluence
13 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.92%) WordPress
13 2 (0.92%) JBoss
14 1 (0.46%) SAS
14 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.46%) CMS
14 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.07%) Photoshop
3 9 (4.15%) MS Office
4 3 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) assyst
1 3 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (23.50%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (17.05%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (15.21%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (11.52%) Google App Engine
4 25 (11.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (2.76%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.76%) Route 53
6 3 (1.38%) IaaS
6 3 (1.38%) SaaS
7 2 (0.92%) PaaS
8 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.04%) HTTP
2 33 (15.21%) DNS
3 30 (13.82%) TCP/IP
4 29 (13.36%) SSL
5 28 (12.90%) DHCP
6 25 (11.52%) FTP
6 25 (11.52%) IPsec
7 22 (10.14%) Firewall
8 10 (4.61%) Internet
9 6 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.84%) Network Security
11 3 (1.38%) X.509
11 3 (1.38%) VPN
11 3 (1.38%) LAN
11 3 (1.38%) WAN
12 2 (0.92%) LDAP
13 1 (0.46%) PBX
13 1 (0.46%) VoIP
13 1 (0.46%) QSIG
13 1 (0.46%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 26 (11.98%) MySQL
3 17 (7.83%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.61%) Neo4j
5 8 (3.69%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.76%) Redis
7 6 (2.76%) Couchbase
7 6 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.76%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.76%) SimpleDB
8 4 (1.84%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 59 (27.19%) Jenkins
2 28 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.52%) Subversion
4 11 (5.07%) Maven
5 5 (2.30%) JIRA
5 5 (2.30%) Ant
6 4 (1.84%) PVCS
7 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.92%) MSI
8 2 (0.92%) JUnit
8 2 (0.92%) Selenium
9 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.46%) Mockito
9 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (5.99%) Finance
2 11 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.46%) Games
3 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (23.96%) Developer
2 43 (19.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (8.76%) Analyst
4 16 (7.37%) Java Developer
4 16 (7.37%) UI Programmer
4 16 (7.37%) UI Developer
4 16 (7.37%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 14 (6.45%) Configuration Manager
6 11 (5.07%) Support Analyst
7 10 (4.61%) Consultant
7 10 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (3.23%) Software Developer
10 6 (2.76%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (2.76%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.82%) HTML
1 30 (13.82%) J2EE
1 30 (13.82%) Servlets
2 29 (13.36%) .NET
3 27 (12.44%) CSS
4 16 (7.37%) Spring
5 13 (5.99%) jQuery
6 12 (5.53%) Web Services
7 11 (5.07%) MooTools
7 11 (5.07%) JSP
7 11 (5.07%) Spring MVC
7 11 (5.07%) CSS3
8 10 (4.61%) JAX-RS
8 10 (4.61%) REST
8 10 (4.61%) Hibernate
9 9 (4.15%) Mustache
10 8 (3.69%) HTML5
10 8 (3.69%) Sass
11 7 (3.23%) MCollective
12 6 (2.76%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) CMDB
2 5 (2.30%) Clustering
2 5 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.38%) Replication
4 2 (0.92%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.92%) Social Media
4 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.46%) User Experience
5 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.46%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 126 (58.06%) Linux
2 55 (25.35%) UNIX
3 27 (12.44%) Windows
4 22 (10.14%) Mac OS X
5 15 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.38%) CentOS
7 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.46%) Debian
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
3 63 (29.03%) DevOps
4 35 (16.13%) ITIL
5 33 (15.21%) Web Design
6 30 (13.82%) Service Management
7 28 (12.90%) Open Source
8 25 (11.52%) Unit Testing
8 25 (11.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (11.06%) TDD
10 20 (9.22%) Automated Testing
11 18 (8.29%) Software Engineering
12 16 (7.37%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.91%) Change Management
13 15 (6.91%) ITSM
14 14 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (5.99%) Project Management
15 13 (5.99%) Incident Management
15 13 (5.99%) Build Automation
16 12 (5.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.94%) Java
2 52 (23.96%) Bash Shell
3 50 (23.04%) Python
4 39 (17.97%) SQL
5 31 (14.29%) Ruby
6 28 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 22 (10.14%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.07%) PHP
9 8 (3.69%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.76%) Perl
10 6 (2.76%) C
11 4 (1.84%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.38%) C#
12 3 (1.38%) C++
13 2 (0.92%) AWK
13 2 (0.92%) Jython
14 1 (0.46%) FQL
14 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (7.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.07%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Degree
4 1 (0.46%) CCNA
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.15%) QA
2 8 (3.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (12.90%) Xen
3 9 (4.15%) KVM
4 8 (3.69%) QEMU
4 8 (3.69%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.23%) Docker
6 3 (1.38%) Squid
7 2 (0.92%) XenServer
7 2 (0.92%) vSphere
8 1 (0.46%) Varnish
8 1 (0.46%) vCloud
8 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.46%) XenApp
8 1 (0.46%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 77 (35.48%) Puppet
2 69 (31.80%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (11.98%) Ansible
4 16 (7.37%) Cobbler
4 16 (7.37%) Tivoli
5 10 (4.61%) Salt
6 6 (2.76%) HAProxy
7 4 (1.84%) OpenView
7 4 (1.84%) SCCM
8 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.38%) logstash
8 3 (1.38%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (21.20%) Microsoft
2 42 (19.35%) VMware
3 34 (15.67%) Oracle
4 25 (11.52%) Google
5 17 (7.83%) hybris
6 12 (5.53%) ServiceNow
7 11 (5.07%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.07%) Adobe
8 6 (2.76%) Cisco
8 6 (2.76%) Rackspace
9 5 (2.30%) Juniper
10 4 (1.84%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.84%) Splunk
11 3 (1.38%) Remedy
12 2 (0.92%) Avaya
12 2 (0.92%) F5
12 2 (0.92%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (0.92%) IBM
12 2 (0.92%) Sun
13 1 (0.46%) HP
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