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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 529 496 488
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 54 69 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 49
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£400 £425 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £550 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £413 £393
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.44
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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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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
London -1 15 £400 -15.78%
Yorkshire +5 9 £413 +21.32%
North West -9 7 £315 -13.99% 1
South East -20 7 £240 -45.14% 1
East Midlands 0 3 - -
West Midlands -11 3 £425 +0.59%
East of England -28 1 £425 -5.55% 1
South West -38 1 - -
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 79 (62.70%) Configuration Management
2 40 (31.75%) ITIL
3 24 (19.05%) CMDB
4 22 (17.46%) Security Cleared
4 22 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 21 (16.67%) Subversion
6 18 (14.29%) Change Management
7 17 (13.49%) Finance
7 17 (13.49%) Oracle
8 15 (11.90%) UNIX
8 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
8 15 (11.90%) ITIL V3
9 14 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 14 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 14 (11.11%) Web Services
9 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 13 (10.32%) Visual Studio
10 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
10 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (10.32%) Banking
11 12 (9.52%) TeamCity
11 12 (9.52%) CMS
11 12 (9.52%) .NET
11 12 (9.52%) MS Office
12 11 (8.73%) Service Management
13 10 (7.94%) Java
14 9 (7.14%) IIS
14 9 (7.14%) Perforce
14 9 (7.14%) Project Management

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (9.52%) CMS
2 9 (7.14%) IIS
3 8 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (3.97%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.17%) Confluence
6 3 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.79%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.79%) CICS
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) DNS
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
1 1 (0.79%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.38%) MySQL
2 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.79%) DataStage
3 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) DB2
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (16.67%) Subversion
3 14 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.32%) Visual Studio
5 12 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 9 (7.14%) Hudson
7 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
7 8 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (5.56%) JIRA
8 7 (5.56%) Artifactory
9 6 (4.76%) Maven
9 6 (4.76%) Ant
10 4 (3.17%) ClearCase
10 4 (3.17%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.38%) AnthillPro
11 3 (2.38%) CruiseControl
11 3 (2.38%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.79%) FinalBuilder
12 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Banking
3 7 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
5 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) Web Services
2 12 (9.52%) .NET
3 8 (6.35%) Middleware
4 6 (4.76%) WCF
4 6 (4.76%) WSDL
4 6 (4.76%) XML
5 5 (3.97%) XSLT
5 5 (3.97%) CSS
5 5 (3.97%) J2EE
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.79%) DCOM
6 1 (0.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) CMDB
2 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (0.79%) DTV
4 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) UNIX
2 6 (4.76%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.59%) AIX
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (62.70%) Configuration Management
2 40 (31.75%) ITIL
3 18 (14.29%) Change Management
4 15 (11.90%) ITIL V3
5 14 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.73%) Service Management
8 9 (7.14%) Project Management
8 9 (7.14%) Release Management
9 8 (6.35%) ITSM
9 8 (6.35%) BPEL
10 7 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.56%) Change Control
11 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.97%) Migration
12 5 (3.97%) ITIL V2
12 5 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (3.97%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.94%) Java
2 8 (6.35%) C#
2 8 (6.35%) SQL
3 4 (3.17%) Perl
3 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.17%) Python
4 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.59%) C
5 2 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.79%) Groovy
6 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.79%) VBScript
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) Degree
6 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCIE
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) HL7
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) vCloud
2 2 (1.59%) Samba
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) SCCM
2 7 (5.56%) Puppet
3 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.38%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.79%) SCOM
5 1 (0.79%) OpenView
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.79%) MOM
5 1 (0.79%) WMI
5 1 (0.79%) WSUS
5 1 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.79%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.49%) Oracle
3 9 (7.14%) Perforce
4 7 (5.56%) Remedy
5 5 (3.97%) HP
6 3 (2.38%) VMware
6 3 (2.38%) IBM
7 2 (1.59%) BMC
7 2 (1.59%) Cognos
8 1 (0.79%) Siebel
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) Sybase
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) Juniper
8 1 (0.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe
8 1 (0.79%) CA
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.79%) Apple
8 1 (0.79%) Serena
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