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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 520 534 542
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 60 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.058% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.063% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 26
Average daily rate
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£305 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £191 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £219 £300
% change year-on-year
+41.71% -27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Configuration Analyst
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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 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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
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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
South East +6 19 £310 -21.51% 3
London +13 18 £283 -2.58% 2
North West -8 3 £250 +17.64% 2
South West -32 3 £305 +56.01%
Yorkshire -1 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
North East - - - -
Configuration Analyst
UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 56 (40.58%) ITIL
2 48 (34.78%) Configuration Management
3 37 (26.81%) NHS
4 30 (21.74%) CMDB
5 27 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 23 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 21 (15.22%) Service Management
8 21 (15.22%) MS Excel
9 19 (13.77%) MS Office
9 19 (13.77%) ServiceNow
10 13 (9.42%) SharePoint
10 13 (9.42%) CMS
11 12 (8.70%) SC Cleared
11 12 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (8.70%) SAP
12 11 (7.97%) Banking
13 10 (7.25%) Lotus
13 10 (7.25%) IBM Notes
14 9 (6.52%) SQL
14 9 (6.52%) ITIL V2
14 9 (6.52%) HP UCMDB
15 8 (5.80%) PRINCE2
15 8 (5.80%) Remedy
15 8 (5.80%) Serena
15 8 (5.80%) Business Analysis
16 7 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (5.07%) Asset Management
16 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
16 7 (5.07%) ITSM

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 13 (9.42%) SharePoint
1 13 (9.42%) CMS
2 10 (7.25%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.77%) MS Office
3 12 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) SAP SD
2 6 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (2.90%) assyst
4 2 (1.45%) Maximo
4 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) FWSM
1 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) DTS
3 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) SQLPlus
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) ClearQuest
1 7 (5.07%) ClearCase
2 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.45%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (7.97%) Banking
2 7 (5.07%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.35%) Finance
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Back Office
5 2 (1.45%) Electronics
5 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.17%) XML
2 2 (1.45%) CSS
2 2 (1.45%) .NET
2 2 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.81%) NHS
2 30 (21.74%) CMDB
3 27 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) DTV
6 1 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.72%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.62%) UNIX
2 4 (2.90%) Windows
2 4 (2.90%) Linux
3 1 (0.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.58%) ITIL
2 48 (34.78%) Configuration Management
3 21 (15.22%) Service Management
4 9 (6.52%) ITIL V2
5 8 (5.80%) PRINCE2
5 8 (5.80%) Business Analysis
6 7 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.07%) Asset Management
6 7 (5.07%) ITSM
7 6 (4.35%) Software Licensing
8 5 (3.62%) Test Scripting
8 5 (3.62%) Time Management
8 5 (3.62%) Change Management
9 4 (2.90%) CAD
9 4 (2.90%) Release Management
10 3 (2.17%) ITIL V3
10 3 (2.17%) Data Entry
10 3 (2.17%) Software Deployment
10 3 (2.17%) Migration
10 3 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.52%) SQL
2 2 (1.45%) C
3 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.72%) Java
3 1 (0.72%) Perl
3 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.90%) Degree
5 3 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.62%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (2.90%) SCCM
3 3 (2.17%) WMI
4 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.77%) ServiceNow
3 12 (8.70%) SAP
4 10 (7.25%) Lotus
5 8 (5.80%) Remedy
5 8 (5.80%) Serena
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle
6 6 (4.35%) HP
7 5 (3.62%) BMC
7 5 (3.62%) iSOFT
8 2 (1.45%) Borland
9 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.72%) Cerner
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco
9 1 (0.72%) IBM
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