The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Engineer
Rank 130 - 140
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 16 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% - 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.07%
Configuration Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2962 2239 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.62% 94.04% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1769 1114 1472
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 208 332
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.20 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Configuration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Configuration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Configuration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Configuration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Configuration Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Essex - - - - 1
Configuration Engineer
England

Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (84.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
3 15 (78.95%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (73.68%) TeamCity
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (68.42%) Confluence
5 13 (68.42%) VB
5 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 13 (68.42%) PowerShell
6 12 (63.16%) C#
7 11 (57.89%) IIS
7 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (57.89%) JIRA
8 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
8 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
8 8 (42.11%) Puppet
9 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (31.58%) Log4Net
10 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
10 6 (31.58%) Web Services
10 6 (31.58%) MSMQ
10 6 (31.58%) FinalBuilder
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
11 4 (21.05%) DevOps

Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (68.42%) Confluence
2 11 (57.89%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
1 16 (84.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (73.68%) TeamCity
3 11 (57.89%) JIRA
4 6 (31.58%) Log4Net
4 6 (31.58%) FinalBuilder
5 4 (21.05%) Artifactory
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
2 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) VB
1 13 (68.42%) PowerShell
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (42.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago