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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 542 517 472
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 53 53 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 55
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£400 £406 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £402 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +0.37%
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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
London -1 14 £413 +6.45% 1
South East -5 12 £350 -18.12% 1
Yorkshire -18 11 £340 -19.76%
South West -8 8 £458 +4.57% 2
East of England +2 3 £400 -5.88% 1
North East -25 2 £240 -
East Midlands -1 1 £425 +41.66% 2
North West -31 1 - -
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 79 (68.70%) Configuration Management
2 41 (35.65%) ITIL
3 32 (27.83%) Security Cleared
4 30 (26.09%) CMDB
5 23 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 19 (16.52%) Release Management
7 18 (15.65%) Change Management
8 17 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (13.04%) StarTeam
10 15 (13.04%) Finance
10 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 15 (13.04%) ServiceNow
11 13 (11.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (10.43%) Degree
12 12 (10.43%) UNIX
12 12 (10.43%) CMMI
13 11 (9.57%) Service Management
13 11 (9.57%) Remedy
13 11 (9.57%) Asset Management
13 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
13 11 (9.57%) SDLC
14 10 (8.70%) Borland
14 10 (8.70%) ITSM
15 9 (7.83%) Windows
15 9 (7.83%) SQL
16 8 (6.96%) MS Office
16 8 (6.96%) SLA
16 8 (6.96%) Scrum
16 8 (6.96%) Subversion

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) IIS
3 3 (2.61%) CMS
3 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.87%) JBoss
5 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.87%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.87%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.87%) Maximo
3 1 (0.87%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Intranet
1 1 (0.87%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) DB2
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) DataStage
3 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (13.04%) StarTeam
2 13 (11.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.96%) Subversion
3 8 (6.96%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.22%) Maven
5 5 (4.35%) ClearQuest
5 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.35%) ClearCase
5 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.48%) Ant
6 4 (3.48%) JIRA
7 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.61%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.74%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.87%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.87%) Legal
3 1 (0.87%) Military
3 1 (0.87%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) .NET
1 5 (4.35%) Middleware
2 4 (3.48%) XML
3 2 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.87%) CSS
4 1 (0.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.87%) J2EE
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.09%) CMDB
2 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.35%) NHS
4 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.43%) UNIX
2 9 (7.83%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) Linux
4 2 (1.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.87%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (68.70%) Configuration Management
2 41 (35.65%) ITIL
3 19 (16.52%) Release Management
4 18 (15.65%) Change Management
5 17 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.43%) CMMI
8 11 (9.57%) Asset Management
8 11 (9.57%) Service Management
8 11 (9.57%) SDLC
9 10 (8.70%) ITSM
10 8 (6.96%) Scrum
11 7 (6.09%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.09%) Programme Management
12 6 (5.22%) Integration Testing
12 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.22%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (5.22%) Project Management
13 5 (4.35%) CRM
13 5 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) Java
3 6 (5.22%) Perl
4 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.35%) Python
5 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.74%) C
6 2 (1.74%) C#
7 1 (0.87%) C++
7 1 (0.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.87%) LINC
7 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (27.83%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.43%) Degree
4 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.61%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) SCCM
2 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.74%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.87%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 15 (13.04%) ServiceNow
2 11 (9.57%) Remedy
3 10 (8.70%) Borland
4 5 (4.35%) BMC
4 5 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (1.74%) Cerner
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle
5 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 2 (1.74%) Teradata
5 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.87%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.87%) Serena
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) Symantec
6 1 (0.87%) Unisys
6 1 (0.87%) HP
6 1 (0.87%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.87%) Informatica
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