The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 495 469 537
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +68
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 95 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.079% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.085% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 13 29
Average daily rate £290 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £320 £430
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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Configuration Analyst
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +7 41 £290 -3.33% 8
South West -5 17 £250 - 1
South East -7 16 £303 +16.34% 3
East of England -17 10 £313 - 2
West Midlands -16 5 £233 -
Yorkshire - - - -
Configuration Analyst
UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 58 (41.43%) ITIL
2 55 (39.29%) NHS
3 52 (37.14%) Configuration Management
4 29 (20.71%) CMDB
5 26 (18.57%) Microsoft
6 25 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (17.14%) MS Office
8 23 (16.43%) Security Cleared
9 22 (15.71%) Software Deployment
10 20 (14.29%) Banking
11 19 (13.57%) MS PowerPoint
12 18 (12.86%) XML
12 18 (12.86%) Service Management
13 17 (12.14%) CMS
13 17 (12.14%) ServiceNow
14 16 (11.43%) MS Excel
14 16 (11.43%) DTS
15 15 (10.71%) IBM Notes
15 15 (10.71%) Lotus
16 14 (10.00%) HTML
17 13 (9.29%) SQL
17 13 (9.29%) SharePoint
17 13 (9.29%) ITIL V2
18 11 (7.86%) SC Cleared
19 10 (7.14%) ISO 9001
19 10 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (7.14%) Windows
19 10 (7.14%) CSS
20 9 (6.43%) Finance
21 8 (5.71%) Release Management

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (12.14%) CMS
2 15 (10.71%) IBM Notes
3 13 (9.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (17.14%) MS Office
2 19 (13.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (11.43%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.57%) Photoshop
4 5 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) SAP BPC
1 4 (2.86%) assyst
2 3 (2.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.43%) Maximo
4 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) LAN
1 2 (1.43%) WAN
1 2 (1.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) DTS
2 3 (2.14%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Subversion
2 4 (2.86%) WiX
2 4 (2.86%) StarTeam
2 4 (2.86%) CruiseControl
2 4 (2.86%) MSI
2 4 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (14.29%) Banking
2 9 (6.43%) Finance
3 5 (3.57%) Back Office
4 2 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.86%) XML
2 14 (10.00%) HTML
3 10 (7.14%) CSS
4 5 (3.57%) .NET
5 3 (2.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (39.29%) NHS
2 29 (20.71%) CMDB
3 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.86%) Copywriting
5 3 (2.14%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.43%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.43%) Pocket PC
6 2 (1.43%) NPfIT
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (2.14%) UNIX
3 2 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.71%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.43%) ITIL
2 52 (37.14%) Configuration Management
3 25 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (15.71%) Software Deployment
5 18 (12.86%) Service Management
6 13 (9.29%) ITIL V2
7 8 (5.71%) Release Management
8 7 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.57%) PRINCE
9 5 (3.57%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (2.86%) Workflow
10 4 (2.86%) Project Management
10 4 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.86%) Change Management
10 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.14%) CRM
11 3 (2.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.29%) SQL
2 5 (3.57%) C
3 4 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.14%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (2.86%) WMI
3 1 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 26 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.14%) ServiceNow
3 15 (10.71%) Lotus
4 8 (5.71%) HP
5 6 (4.29%) SAP
6 5 (3.57%) Adobe
6 5 (3.57%) Remedy
6 5 (3.57%) Serena
7 4 (2.86%) Borland
8 3 (2.14%) BMC
8 3 (2.14%) Lagan
9 2 (1.43%) iSOFT
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Benedict Cole
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
BEDFORD
Provisio Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Benedict Cole
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago