Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 83 32
Rank change year-on-year +32 -51 +68
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 112 99 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.95% 2.44% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 2.82% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 61 185
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% -
10th Percentile £328 £375 £263
90th Percentile £600 £588 £459
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £9.50

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2456 3508 3580
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.51% 86.47% 85.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1681 2409 2433
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £243
90th Percentile £550 £570 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 50 76
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +12.20%
10th Percentile £8.41 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.08 £24.25 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.90% -12.12% +10.00%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Management in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Management in West Yorkshire

Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +36 87 £462 -7.60% 12
Bradford +14 6 - -
Halifax -2 1 £450 +4.77% 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Configuration Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 79 (70.54%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (68.75%) Linux
3 72 (64.29%) Python
3 72 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (58.93%) Git (software)
5 63 (56.25%) Ruby
6 57 (50.89%) Test Automation
7 50 (44.64%) DevOps
8 49 (43.75%) Jenkins
9 48 (42.86%) CSS
9 48 (42.86%) HTML
9 48 (42.86%) HTTP
10 45 (40.18%) Open Source
11 43 (38.39%) Subversion
11 43 (38.39%) Scala
12 42 (37.50%) Scrum
13 41 (36.61%) JIRA
14 39 (34.82%) HTML5
14 39 (34.82%) CSS3
15 36 (32.14%) Web Design
16 35 (31.25%) Relational Database
17 34 (30.36%) Confluence
18 33 (29.46%) Responsive Web Design
18 33 (29.46%) Django
19 32 (28.57%) JSON
19 32 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
19 32 (28.57%) REST
19 32 (28.57%) Ajax
19 32 (28.57%) Java
19 32 (28.57%) Play Framework

Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 34 (30.36%) Confluence
2 16 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 13 (11.61%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.57%) nginx
5 3 (2.68%) CloudStack
6 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.89%) Apache
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.89%) JBoss
7 1 (0.89%) Liferay
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.07%) GitHub
2 12 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.46%) IaaS
4 4 (3.57%) Slack
5 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.79%) Loggly
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.79%) PaaS
6 2 (1.79%) SaaS
6 2 (1.79%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.89%) Office 365
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (42.86%) HTTP
2 10 (8.93%) LAN
2 10 (8.93%) VPN
2 10 (8.93%) WAN
3 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.68%) SSH
5 2 (1.79%) DNS
5 2 (1.79%) Firewall
6 1 (0.89%) FTP
6 1 (0.89%) LDAP
6 1 (0.89%) SMS
6 1 (0.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.39%) MySQL
3 14 (12.50%) Big Data
3 14 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 13 (11.61%) Apache Hive
4 13 (11.61%) Hadoop
4 13 (11.61%) HBase
4 13 (11.61%) Impala
4 13 (11.61%) Sqoop
5 12 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.79%) Riak
9 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 66 (58.93%) Git (software)
2 49 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 43 (38.39%) Subversion
4 41 (36.61%) JIRA
5 27 (24.11%) JUnit
6 6 (5.36%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.36%) Maven
6 6 (5.36%) Selenium
6 6 (5.36%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.57%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.68%) Grunt
10 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.79%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.89%) Ant
11 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.89%) GitLab
11 1 (0.89%) Hudson
11 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.68%) Electronics
3 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (39.29%) Developer
2 39 (34.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Scala Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Architect
6 6 (5.36%) Automation Tester
6 6 (5.36%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (5.36%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (5.36%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (5.36%) Tester
6 6 (5.36%) Web Automation Tester
6 6 (5.36%) Web Tester
7 5 (4.46%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (4.46%) WebOps Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (42.86%) CSS
1 48 (42.86%) HTML
2 39 (34.82%) CSS3
2 39 (34.82%) HTML5
3 33 (29.46%) Django
4 32 (28.57%) Ajax
4 32 (28.57%) JSON
4 32 (28.57%) Play Framework
4 32 (28.57%) REST
4 32 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 31 (27.68%) Spring
6 28 (25.00%) Guice
6 28 (25.00%) RESTful
7 25 (22.32%) Spring MVC
8 15 (13.39%) Kafka
9 13 (11.61%) Sensu
9 13 (11.61%) Spark Streaming
10 8 (7.14%) Web Services
11 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.36%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.57%) Clustering
2 4 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.79%) CMDB
3 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.89%) PMI
4 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.75%) Linux
2 17 (15.18%) Unix
3 9 (8.04%) Mac OS X
3 9 (8.04%) Windows
4 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.89%) VMS
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (70.54%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (50.89%) Test Automation
4 50 (44.64%) DevOps
5 45 (40.18%) Open Source
6 42 (37.50%) Scrum
7 36 (32.14%) Web Design
8 33 (29.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (25.00%) OWASP
10 25 (22.32%) MVC
11 18 (16.07%) Web Development
12 15 (13.39%) TDD
13 13 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (11.61%) ETL
13 13 (11.61%) MapReduce
14 10 (8.93%) Analytics
14 10 (8.93%) Big Data Analytics
14 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.93%) Data Analytics
14 10 (8.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 72 (64.29%) Python
2 63 (56.25%) Ruby
3 43 (38.39%) Scala
4 32 (28.57%) Java
5 28 (25.00%) C#
6 23 (20.54%) Bash Shell
7 21 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
9 8 (7.14%) Go
9 8 (7.14%) SQL
10 5 (4.46%) PHP
11 3 (2.68%) C++
11 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.89%) Groovy
13 1 (0.89%) Korn
13 1 (0.89%) Perl
13 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
1 10 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) AWS Certification
2 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.79%) CCDP
3 2 (1.79%) CCNP
3 2 (1.79%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.79%) CISM
3 2 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Docker
2 13 (11.61%) Apache Flume
3 7 (6.25%) vSphere
4 5 (4.46%) Xen
5 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.68%) XenServer
7 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (25.89%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (25.89%) Puppet
2 27 (24.11%) Ansible
3 15 (13.39%) Prometheus
4 11 (9.82%) Salt
5 6 (5.36%) SCCM
6 5 (4.46%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.46%) Terraform
7 4 (3.57%) Rancher
7 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.68%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.79%) Nagios
9 2 (1.79%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.89%) Mesos
10 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (27.68%) Google
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle
3 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.46%) SaltStack
5 4 (3.57%) Splunk
5 4 (3.57%) VMware
6 3 (2.68%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (2.68%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.68%) SAP
6 3 (2.68%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.79%) Cisco
7 2 (1.79%) New Relic
8 1 (0.89%) ATG
8 1 (0.89%) IBM
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