The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Manager 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 Manager 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 Manager
Rank 527 496 483
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 62 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £351 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £593 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £391
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Configuration Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Configuration Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Configuration Manager
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 Manager 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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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 -13 24 £400 - 1
London +3 17 £450 - 2
Yorkshire -7 10 £411 -8.61% 1
West Midlands - 4 £375 -
East Midlands +1 2 £450 +23.28% 1
East of England -19 1 £400 -15.78% 2
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Configuration Manager
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 Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 86 (69.35%) Configuration Management
2 40 (32.26%) ITIL
3 33 (26.61%) Microsoft
4 29 (23.39%) UNIX
5 28 (22.58%) CMDB
6 27 (21.77%) Web Services
7 24 (19.35%) Change Management
7 24 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (18.55%) Oracle
8 23 (18.55%) MS Excel
9 20 (16.13%) Perforce
9 20 (16.13%) Hudson
10 19 (15.32%) Oracle BPM
10 19 (15.32%) Release Management
10 19 (15.32%) Middleware
10 19 (15.32%) Oracle Forms
11 17 (13.71%) MS Office
11 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
12 16 (12.90%) .NET
13 15 (12.10%) Visual Studio
13 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
13 15 (12.10%) Automation Testing
14 14 (11.29%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
14 14 (11.29%) Finance
14 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (10.48%) Windows
16 12 (9.68%) C#
16 12 (9.68%) Data Warehouse

Configuration Manager
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 Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.87%) CMS
2 10 (8.06%) IIS
3 9 (7.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.23%) Confluence
5 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.81%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.81%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (18.55%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) 2G
1 1 (0.81%) Firewall
1 1 (0.81%) X.400
1 1 (0.81%) X.500
1 1 (0.81%) DNS
1 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.81%) SSL
1 1 (0.81%) SMTP
1 1 (0.81%) FTP
1 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.81%) VPN
1 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.81%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.81%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (0.81%) DB2
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (16.13%) Hudson
3 19 (15.32%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (12.10%) Visual Studio
4 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
5 11 (8.87%) TeamCity
5 11 (8.87%) Subversion
6 7 (5.65%) Artifactory
7 5 (4.03%) ClearCase
7 5 (4.03%) Maven
7 5 (4.03%) JIRA
8 4 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.42%) Ant
9 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.61%) StarTeam
10 2 (1.61%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.61%) BitKeeper
10 2 (1.61%) ChangeMan
10 2 (1.61%) CruiseControl
General
1 14 (11.29%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
3 3 (2.42%) Law
4 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Military
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.77%) Web Services
2 19 (15.32%) Middleware
3 16 (12.90%) .NET
4 14 (11.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (6.45%) WCF
5 8 (6.45%) CSS
6 7 (5.65%) XML
6 7 (5.65%) XSLT
6 7 (5.65%) WSDL
7 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.61%) HTML
8 1 (0.81%) DCOM
8 1 (0.81%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.81%) Ajax
8 1 (0.81%) Spring
8 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) CMDB
2 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Open Source
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.39%) UNIX
2 13 (10.48%) Windows
3 7 (5.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (69.35%) Configuration Management
2 40 (32.26%) ITIL
3 24 (19.35%) Change Management
4 19 (15.32%) Release Management
5 15 (12.10%) Automation Testing
6 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 12 (9.68%) Service Management
8 12 (9.68%) Project Management
9 11 (8.87%) Change Control
9 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.06%) ETL
10 10 (8.06%) Transition Management
11 9 (7.26%) ITIL V3
11 9 (7.26%) BPEL
12 8 (6.45%) Software Deployment
13 7 (5.65%) Asset Management
14 6 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.68%) C#
2 8 (6.45%) Java
3 7 (5.65%) SQL
4 5 (4.03%) Perl
5 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.42%) VB
7 2 (1.61%) C
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) VBScript
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.87%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) Degree
6 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.81%) CCIE
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) HL7
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Puppet
1 3 (2.42%) SCCM
2 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.81%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.81%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.55%) Oracle
3 20 (16.13%) Perforce
4 3 (2.42%) Serena
4 3 (2.42%) Remedy
4 3 (2.42%) IBM
4 3 (2.42%) Citrix
5 2 (1.61%) CollabNet
5 2 (1.61%) Adobe
5 2 (1.61%) Sybase
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco
5 2 (1.61%) CA
5 2 (1.61%) Borland
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) MKS
6 1 (0.81%) Lotus
6 1 (0.81%) Clearswift
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Juniper
6 1 (0.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
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