The first table below looks at the demand for the Configuration Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank - 85 80
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.077% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.084% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1506 1188 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.89% 91.81% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 135 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Configuration Analyst
England

Configuration Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Configuration Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Configuration Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Configuration Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Configuration Analyst
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Configuration Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Configuration Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB