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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management
Rank 36 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+48 0
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 109 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.11% 1.37% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 1.83% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 15 19
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -25.67%
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
2034 1692 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.64% 74.60% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1022 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +39 102 £363 +13.28% 14
North Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 1
South Yorkshire +2 2 - -
Configuration Management
England

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 70 (46.05%) Linux
2 66 (43.42%) UNIX
2 66 (43.42%) Puppet
3 57 (37.50%) DevOps
4 51 (33.55%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (32.89%) Java
6 46 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (26.97%) Ruby
7 41 (26.97%) Oracle
8 36 (23.68%) Python
9 34 (22.37%) Bash Shell
10 33 (21.71%) MongoDB
11 28 (18.42%) ITIL
12 25 (16.45%) Web Services
12 25 (16.45%) Web Design
13 23 (15.13%) Relational Database
14 22 (14.47%) SQL
14 22 (14.47%) HTML
15 21 (13.82%) Middleware
16 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
16 20 (13.16%) Oracle Forms
16 20 (13.16%) MS Excel
16 20 (13.16%) Perforce
16 20 (13.16%) Oracle BPM
16 20 (13.16%) Hudson
17 19 (12.50%) Neo4j
17 19 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
17 19 (12.50%) Hibernate
17 19 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (12.50%) HTTP

Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (9.21%) Apache
2 11 (7.24%) Node.js
3 9 (5.92%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (5.92%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.95%) nginx
4 6 (3.95%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.97%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.66%) IIS
9 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.66%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.66%) CICS
9 1 (0.66%) CMS
9 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.66%) Jetty
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.84%) MS Office
3 4 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.66%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.66%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.95%) Route 53
3 6 (3.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.66%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) HTTP
2 14 (9.21%) LDAP
3 9 (5.92%) DNS
3 9 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.61%) DHCP
5 4 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.63%) Firewall
5 4 (2.63%) SSL
6 3 (1.97%) LAN
6 3 (1.97%) Internet
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.32%) MPLS
7 2 (1.32%) OSPF
7 2 (1.32%) BGP
7 2 (1.32%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.32%) TACACS
7 2 (1.32%) Wireless
7 2 (1.32%) RIP
8 1 (0.66%) WAN
8 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.71%) MongoDB
2 23 (15.13%) Relational Database
3 19 (12.50%) Neo4j
4 16 (10.53%) MySQL
4 16 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (8.55%) Redis
6 12 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (7.24%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (7.24%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 8 (5.26%) Couchbase
8 8 (5.26%) SimpleDB
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.66%) Adabas
12 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Oracle Forms
1 20 (13.16%) Hudson
2 9 (5.92%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.29%) Subversion
3 5 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.29%) RSpec
4 2 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (0.66%) Ant
5 1 (0.66%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (9.87%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.66%) Electronics
3 1 (0.66%) Automotive
3 1 (0.66%) Games
3 1 (0.66%) Retail
3 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (21.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (18.42%) Developer
3 20 (13.16%) Configuration Manager
4 19 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.24%) Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 10 (6.58%) Release Manager
6 10 (6.58%) Software Manager
6 10 (6.58%) Software Configuration Manager
7 7 (4.61%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.95%) UI Programmer
8 6 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (3.95%) UI Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Contracts Manager
9 5 (3.29%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.29%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.29%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (3.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.45%) Web Services
2 22 (14.47%) HTML
3 21 (13.82%) Middleware
4 19 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 18 (11.84%) REST
6 17 (11.18%) JAX-RS
7 15 (9.87%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (4.61%) CSS
8 7 (4.61%) jQuery
9 6 (3.95%) CSS3
9 6 (3.95%) MooTools
9 6 (3.95%) Spring MVC
9 6 (3.95%) Spring
9 6 (3.95%) JSP
10 3 (1.97%) J2EE
10 3 (1.97%) LAMP
10 3 (1.97%) Java EE
11 2 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.32%) POSIX
12 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.89%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.26%) NHS
3 4 (2.63%) User Experience
3 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.63%) Open Source
4 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.32%) e-Health
6 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.66%) Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) PKI
6 1 (0.66%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 70 (46.05%) Linux
2 66 (43.42%) UNIX
3 19 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.95%) Windows
4 6 (3.95%) Solaris
5 2 (1.32%) CentOS
5 2 (1.32%) AIX
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
6 1 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.50%) DevOps
2 46 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.42%) ITIL
4 25 (16.45%) Web Design
5 19 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 19 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (11.84%) Release Management
7 17 (11.18%) Change Management
8 16 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 15 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.21%) TDD
11 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (7.89%) Project Management
12 11 (7.24%) ETL
12 11 (7.24%) Transition Management
12 11 (7.24%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.58%) ITIL V3
14 9 (5.92%) BPEL
14 9 (5.92%) Capacity Management
14 9 (5.92%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.89%) Java
2 41 (26.97%) Ruby
3 36 (23.68%) Python
4 34 (22.37%) Bash Shell
5 22 (14.47%) SQL
6 18 (11.84%) Shell Script
6 18 (11.84%) PHP
7 12 (7.89%) C++
8 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.63%) Perl
10 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.66%) VBScript
11 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) COBOL
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) C#
11 1 (0.66%) REXX
11 1 (0.66%) NATURAL
11 1 (0.66%) JCL
11 1 (0.66%) AWK
Qualifications
1 15 (9.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.55%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.95%) Degree
5 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (0.66%) CCNP
7 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) QA
2 6 (3.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.66%) Xen
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
3 1 (0.66%) XenServer
3 1 (0.66%) UAG
3 1 (0.66%) Varnish
3 1 (0.66%) KVM
3 1 (0.66%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 66 (43.42%) Puppet
2 51 (33.55%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.21%) Tivoli
3 14 (9.21%) Cobbler
4 9 (5.92%) Salt
5 5 (3.29%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.97%) Graphite
7 2 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.66%) OpenView
8 1 (0.66%) SCCM
8 1 (0.66%) SCOM
8 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (26.97%) Oracle
2 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.16%) Perforce
3 14 (9.21%) Splunk
4 10 (6.58%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.26%) VMware
6 6 (3.95%) hybris
7 5 (3.29%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.63%) IBM
9 3 (1.97%) Cisco
9 3 (1.97%) Adobe
9 3 (1.97%) HP
9 3 (1.97%) Citrix
9 3 (1.97%) Percona
10 2 (1.32%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.32%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.32%) CA
10 2 (1.32%) BT
11 1 (0.66%) MKS
11 1 (0.66%) NetApp
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