The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Configuration Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Engineer
UK / England
Rank 572 581 556
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Engineer 7 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.058% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.061% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 14
Median daily rate £350 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £494
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -24.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £45.50

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
39568 44607 44474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25980 29105 27895
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1426 1501 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Configuration Engineer in the job title.

Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Configuration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Configuration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Configuration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Configuration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Configuration Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West +20 2 £350 -
South East +11 2 - -
London +1 2 - -
South West +1 1 - - 1
Configuration Engineer
UK

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Configuration Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Configuration Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (36.00%) CMDB
3 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.00%) ISO 9000
5 5 (20.00%) Data Management
5 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (20.00%) CMMI
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Puppet
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Def Stans
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (12.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Unix
7 3 (12.00%) Validation
7 3 (12.00%) Subversion
7 3 (12.00%) Maven

Configuration Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DVB
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (8.00%) Gradle
3 2 (8.00%) Hudson
3 2 (8.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) jMock
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) WiX
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (20.00%) CMMI
3 5 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Service Design
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) User Stories
7 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) Groovy
2 2 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO 9000
2 4 (16.00%) Def Stans
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
3 1 (4.00%) PTC
3 1 (4.00%) Veracode
3 1 (4.00%) WorldPay
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