The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Configuration Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Manager
Rank 68 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Configuration Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
749 701 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 95.24% 93.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 464 369
Median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 35 36
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Configuration Manager in the job title.

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Configuration Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) VMware