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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 528 490 500
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 51 61 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 37
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 £285 £305 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £356
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.00
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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
47542 44396 47499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.64% 92.88% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30198 27395 27354
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1944 1931 2369
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -8 19 £400 +6.66% 1
London +1 13 £400 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £450 +23.28%
Yorkshire -4 5 £413 -8.33% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England -25 1 £425 -5.55% 1
South West -33 1 - -
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 63 (62.38%) Configuration Management
2 27 (26.73%) ITIL
3 25 (24.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (23.76%) CMDB
5 21 (20.79%) Change Management
6 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.82%) Web Services
8 16 (15.84%) UNIX
9 15 (14.85%) Visual Studio
9 15 (14.85%) Automation Testing
10 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
10 14 (13.86%) .NET
11 13 (12.87%) Oracle
11 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
11 13 (12.87%) Subversion
11 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
12 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.89%) C#
13 11 (10.89%) IIS
13 11 (10.89%) MS Office
13 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (10.89%) Project Management
13 11 (10.89%) TeamCity
14 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
14 10 (9.90%) Perforce
14 10 (9.90%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (8.91%) Oracle Forms
15 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
15 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
15 9 (8.91%) Service Management

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (10.89%) IIS
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (7.92%) CMS
4 5 (4.95%) Confluence
5 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.98%) JBoss
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.99%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.99%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.99%) Commerce Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (4.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) DNS
1 1 (0.99%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) MySQL
2 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.99%) DB2
3 1 (0.99%) Big Data
3 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (14.85%) Visual Studio
3 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
4 13 (12.87%) Subversion
5 11 (10.89%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.91%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (8.91%) Hudson
7 7 (6.93%) JIRA
7 7 (6.93%) Artifactory
8 5 (4.95%) Maven
8 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.96%) Ant
9 4 (3.96%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.98%) AnthillPro
11 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.98%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.98%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.99%) ChangeMan
General
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.94%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.99%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) Web Services
2 14 (13.86%) .NET
3 9 (8.91%) Middleware
4 8 (7.92%) WCF
4 8 (7.92%) WSDL
4 8 (7.92%) XML
4 8 (7.92%) CSS
5 7 (6.93%) XSLT
6 6 (5.94%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.98%) HTML
7 2 (1.98%) J2EE
7 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.99%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) CMDB
2 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.99%) DTV
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.84%) UNIX
2 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (62.38%) Configuration Management
2 27 (26.73%) ITIL
3 21 (20.79%) Change Management
4 15 (14.85%) Automation Testing
5 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.89%) Project Management
6 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
6 9 (8.91%) Service Management
6 9 (8.91%) BPEL
7 7 (6.93%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.94%) ITSM
9 5 (4.95%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.95%) Change Control
10 4 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.96%) DevOps
10 4 (3.96%) Coaching
10 4 (3.96%) Migration
11 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) C#
2 8 (7.92%) Java
3 6 (5.94%) SQL
4 4 (3.96%) Perl
5 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.98%) C
6 2 (1.98%) VB
6 2 (1.98%) Python
7 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.99%) VBScript
7 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
2 10 (9.90%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.99%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.99%) CCIE
4 1 (0.99%) CCNP
4 1 (0.99%) CCNA
4 1 (0.99%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.99%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) HL7
2 1 (0.99%) COBIT
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) SCCM
1 5 (4.95%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.98%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.99%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle
3 10 (9.90%) Perforce
4 6 (5.94%) Remedy
5 2 (1.98%) CollabNet
5 2 (1.98%) Serena
5 2 (1.98%) VMware
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) BMC
5 2 (1.98%) HP
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) Siebel
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe
6 1 (0.99%) CA
6 1 (0.99%) Juniper
6 1 (0.99%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Sybase
6 1 (0.99%) MKS