Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Configuration Management
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 86 22
Rank change year-on-year +29 -64 +54
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 81 68 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.76% 2.25% 6.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.57% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 171
Leeds median daily rate £456 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.14% +50.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £369 £263
90th Percentile £600 £606 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £463 £350
% change year-on-year -2.70% +32.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Leeds median hourly rate - - £9.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

Configuration Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1888 2647 2547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.57% 87.74% 86.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1871 1806
Leeds median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £243
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 42
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.10 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.23% -21.30% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.51
90th Percentile £37.43 £19.67 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.03 £13.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year +3.93% -19.26% +8.75%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in Leeds

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Configuration Management in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in Leeds

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in Leeds

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (67.90%) Linux
2 55 (67.90%) Python
3 48 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (54.32%) Ruby
5 43 (53.09%) Git (software)
5 43 (53.09%) DevOps
6 34 (41.98%) Test Automation
7 30 (37.04%) Jenkins
8 29 (35.80%) Open Source
8 29 (35.80%) CSS
8 29 (35.80%) HTML
9 28 (34.57%) Java
9 28 (34.57%) HTTP
10 26 (32.10%) Puppet
11 25 (30.86%) Ansible
11 25 (30.86%) Subversion
12 24 (29.63%) Scrum
12 24 (29.63%) Scala
13 23 (28.40%) Bash Shell
13 23 (28.40%) Opscode Chef
14 22 (27.16%) Web Design
14 22 (27.16%) JIRA
15 21 (25.93%) Relational Database
15 21 (25.93%) CSS3
15 21 (25.93%) HTML5
16 19 (23.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (23.46%) Shell Script
17 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
17 17 (20.99%) Confluence

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 17 (20.99%) Confluence
2 15 (18.52%) OpenStack
3 12 (14.81%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.94%) nginx
5 3 (3.70%) CloudStack
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.23%) Apache
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.23%) CMS
7 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.23%) Liferay
7 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) GitHub
2 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.17%) IaaS
4 4 (4.94%) Slack
5 3 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.47%) Loggly
6 2 (2.47%) PaaS
6 2 (2.47%) SaaS
6 2 (2.47%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.57%) HTTP
2 9 (11.11%) LAN
2 9 (11.11%) VPN
2 9 (11.11%) WAN
3 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.70%) SSH
5 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 1 (1.23%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) FTP
6 1 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 13 (16.05%) MySQL
3 12 (14.81%) Apache Hive
3 12 (14.81%) Big Data
3 12 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 12 (14.81%) HBase
3 12 (14.81%) Impala
3 12 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 12 (14.81%) Sqoop
4 11 (13.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.47%) Riak
8 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (53.09%) Git (software)
2 30 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 25 (30.86%) Subversion
4 22 (27.16%) JIRA
5 11 (13.58%) JUnit
6 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.41%) Maven
6 6 (7.41%) Selenium
6 6 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.94%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.70%) Grunt
9 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.23%) Ant
10 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.23%) Hudson
10 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Electronics
3 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (32.10%) Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Scala Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 6 (7.41%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (7.41%) Tester
6 6 (7.41%) Web Automation Tester
6 6 (7.41%) Web Tester
7 5 (6.17%) Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (4.94%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) CSS
1 29 (35.80%) HTML
2 21 (25.93%) CSS3
2 21 (25.93%) HTML5
3 15 (18.52%) Django
4 14 (17.28%) Ajax
4 14 (17.28%) JSON
4 14 (17.28%) Kafka
4 14 (17.28%) Play Framework
4 14 (17.28%) REST
4 14 (17.28%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (17.28%) Spring
5 12 (14.81%) Sensu
5 12 (14.81%) Spark Streaming
5 12 (14.81%) Spring MVC
6 11 (13.58%) Guice
6 11 (13.58%) RESTful
7 8 (9.88%) Web Services
8 7 (8.64%) Node.js
9 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Clustering
1 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.90%) Linux
2 15 (18.52%) Unix
3 8 (9.88%) Mac OS X
4 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.70%) Windows
6 1 (1.23%) VMS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (53.09%) DevOps
4 34 (41.98%) Test Automation
5 29 (35.80%) Open Source
6 24 (29.63%) Scrum
7 22 (27.16%) Web Design
8 19 (23.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (17.28%) TDD
10 13 (16.05%) Web Development
11 12 (14.81%) ETL
11 12 (14.81%) MapReduce
11 12 (14.81%) MVC
12 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (13.58%) OWASP
13 9 (11.11%) Analytics
13 9 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
13 9 (11.11%) Data Analytics
13 9 (11.11%) Information Security
13 9 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) Python
2 44 (54.32%) Ruby
3 28 (34.57%) Java
4 24 (29.63%) Scala
5 23 (28.40%) Bash Shell
6 19 (23.46%) Shell Script
7 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
8 13 (16.05%) C#
9 7 (8.64%) Go
9 7 (8.64%) SQL
10 4 (4.94%) PHP
11 3 (3.70%) C++
12 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.23%) Groovy
13 1 (1.23%) Perl
13 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.47%) CCDP
3 2 (2.47%) CCNP
3 2 (2.47%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.47%) CISM
3 2 (2.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Docker
2 12 (14.81%) Apache Flume
3 5 (6.17%) Xen
4 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) XenServer
5 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (32.10%) Puppet
2 25 (30.86%) Ansible
3 23 (28.40%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (17.28%) Prometheus
5 11 (13.58%) Salt
6 5 (6.17%) Kubernetes
6 5 (6.17%) Terraform
7 4 (4.94%) Rancher
7 4 (4.94%) Tivoli
8 3 (3.70%) Cobbler
9 2 (2.47%) Nagios
9 2 (2.47%) SCCM
9 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.23%) Mesos
10 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Google
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (7.41%) SaltStack
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.70%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 3 (3.70%) SAP
6 3 (3.70%) Splunk
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco
7 2 (2.47%) New Relic
8 1 (1.23%) ATG
8 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
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