The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Engineer
Rank - - 140
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £383 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Configuration Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2226 2349 2798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.82% 91.54% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 1071 1015
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 86 85
Average hourly rate £17.29 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £36.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Configuration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Configuration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Configuration Engineer in their job title 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 with Configuration Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Serena
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Configuration Engineer in their job title 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 with Configuration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) OSGi
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Serena