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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 551 519 492
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 38 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.085% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.091% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 23
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £214 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £240 £225
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 - £30.00
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
London +15 15 £275 -8.33% 2
South East -13 10 £275 -23.61% 2
West Midlands -10 8 £230 -36.55%
East of England -16 2 £300 -20.00%
South West -32 1 £448 +86.45% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Configuration Analyst
UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 38 (35.51%) ITIL
2 32 (29.91%) NHS
3 29 (27.10%) Configuration Management
4 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
5 15 (14.02%) Security Cleared
6 14 (13.08%) CMDB
7 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
7 11 (10.28%) ClearCase
7 11 (10.28%) ClearQuest
8 10 (9.35%) Manufacturing
9 9 (8.41%) SAP
9 9 (8.41%) MS Office
10 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
11 7 (6.54%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.54%) CMS
11 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
11 7 (6.54%) ServiceNow
11 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.61%) SQL
12 6 (5.61%) Change Management
12 6 (5.61%) Remedy
12 6 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (5.61%) Serena
13 5 (4.67%) Degree
13 5 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (4.67%) Banking
13 5 (4.67%) Data Cleansing
13 5 (4.67%) ITIL V2
13 5 (4.67%) CAD

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.54%) CMS
3 5 (4.67%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.87%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.41%) MS Office
3 5 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.74%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.87%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.87%) Maximo
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) FWSM
1 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) ClearCase
1 11 (10.28%) ClearQuest
2 6 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.87%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (9.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.67%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Finance
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.91%) NHS
2 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.08%) CMDB
4 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.93%) New Media
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Linux
1 4 (3.74%) UNIX
1 4 (3.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) ITIL
2 29 (27.10%) Configuration Management
3 7 (6.54%) Business Analysis
3 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
4 6 (5.61%) Change Management
5 5 (4.67%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (4.67%) ITIL V2
5 5 (4.67%) CAD
6 4 (3.74%) Migration
6 4 (3.74%) Data Entry
6 4 (3.74%) Test Scripting
6 4 (3.74%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.74%) Release Management
6 4 (3.74%) Service Management
6 4 (3.74%) Software Licensing
7 3 (2.80%) Time Management
7 3 (2.80%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.80%) ITIL V3
8 2 (1.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.61%) SQL
2 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.93%) C
2 1 (0.93%) Java
2 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.67%) Degree
4 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (1.87%) WMI
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.41%) SAP
3 7 (6.54%) ServiceNow
4 6 (5.61%) Remedy
4 6 (5.61%) Serena
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle
5 5 (4.67%) Lotus
6 3 (2.80%) iSOFT
6 3 (2.80%) BMC
7 2 (1.87%) HP
7 2 (1.87%) Borland
7 2 (1.87%) Northgate
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Cerner
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago