The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Analyst
Rank 518 499 527
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 69 69 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 18
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£318 £295 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £232 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £488 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £318 £264
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +20.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £9.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 -
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -
Configuration Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47771 45698 43205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.57% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30943 28173 25957
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1841 1968
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Configuration Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Configuration Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Configuration Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Configuration Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Configuration Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
London +8 34 £350 +33.33% 4
West Midlands +12 11 £300 +13.20% 3
North West -21 9 £315 +5.00% 2
South East -32 8 £310 -
East of England -2 6 £210 - 1
South Coast 0 1 £310 -
Configuration Analyst
UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 57 (50.44%) Configuration Management
2 49 (43.36%) ITIL
3 29 (25.66%) CMDB
4 26 (23.01%) NHS
5 25 (22.12%) SQL
6 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
7 18 (15.93%) Change Management
8 17 (15.04%) Finance
8 17 (15.04%) Service Management
8 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
9 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (14.16%) MS Office
9 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
10 14 (12.39%) Windows
11 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
12 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (10.62%) ITIL V3
13 11 (9.73%) SC Cleared
13 11 (9.73%) CMS
13 11 (9.73%) Validation
14 9 (7.96%) XML
14 9 (7.96%) Banking
14 9 (7.96%) BladeLogic
15 8 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (7.08%) Workflow
15 8 (7.08%) Data Reconciliation
15 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
15 8 (7.08%) IBM
16 7 (6.19%) UNIX
16 7 (6.19%) CSS

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.73%) CMS
2 7 (6.19%) IIS
3 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) MS Office
1 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.77%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) LAN
1 6 (5.31%) WAN
2 2 (1.77%) DHCP
2 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.88%) MS Access
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.65%) Maven
3 2 (1.77%) StarTeam
3 2 (1.77%) Subversion
3 2 (1.77%) Ant
3 2 (1.77%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.88%) PVCS
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) XML
2 7 (6.19%) HTML
2 7 (6.19%) .NET
2 7 (6.19%) CSS
3 5 (4.42%) Middleware
4 2 (1.77%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.66%) CMDB
2 26 (23.01%) NHS
3 16 (14.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) LIMS
6 2 (1.77%) NPfIT
6 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.77%) AIX
4 2 (1.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.44%) Configuration Management
2 49 (43.36%) ITIL
3 18 (15.93%) Change Management
4 17 (15.04%) Service Management
5 12 (10.62%) ITIL V3
6 11 (9.73%) Validation
7 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.08%) Workflow
7 8 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.08%) Data Reconciliation
8 7 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (6.19%) Data Validation
8 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.31%) ITSM
9 6 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.42%) Release Management
11 4 (3.54%) DevOps
11 4 (3.54%) CRM
11 4 (3.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 7 (6.19%) Java
3 4 (3.54%) Perl
4 3 (2.65%) Python
4 3 (2.65%) LINC
5 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.19%) Degree
4 5 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) COBIT
1 3 (2.65%) QA
1 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) BladeLogic
2 5 (4.42%) OVSD
3 2 (1.77%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.88%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) IBM
3 6 (5.31%) Unisys
3 6 (5.31%) Remedy
4 5 (4.42%) HP
5 4 (3.54%) SAP
6 3 (2.65%) BMC
6 3 (2.65%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.77%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.88%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.88%) Cerner
8 1 (0.88%) Informatica
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle
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