The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 500 457 477
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 49 82 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 49
Average daily rate
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£413 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £600 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.44
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44116 42244 48390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.58% 92.72% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27385 25207 27560
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 2011 2466
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Configuration Manager
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 10 £425 -5.55%
London -38 8 £363 -19.44% 6
North West -5 5 £320 +2.81% 1
Yorkshire -2 4 £424 +24.63% 1
East Midlands -3 3 £300 - 1
West Midlands -15 3 £419 -4.28%
East of England - - - - 1
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 81 (60.45%) Configuration Management
2 55 (41.04%) ITIL
3 37 (27.61%) CMDB
4 28 (20.90%) Security Cleared
5 23 (17.16%) Finance
6 22 (16.42%) Microsoft
7 21 (15.67%) Change Management
8 19 (14.18%) ITIL V3
9 18 (13.43%) Banking
9 18 (13.43%) Subversion
10 17 (12.69%) UNIX
11 15 (11.19%) CMS
11 15 (11.19%) SC Cleared
12 14 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (10.45%) Service Management
12 14 (10.45%) Asset Management
12 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (8.96%) MS Office
13 12 (8.96%) Oracle
14 11 (8.21%) Windows
14 11 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
14 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
14 11 (8.21%) SCCM
15 10 (7.46%) TeamCity
15 10 (7.46%) Automation Testing
15 10 (7.46%) Visual Studio
15 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
15 10 (7.46%) Project Management
16 9 (6.72%) ITSM

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 15 (11.19%) CMS
2 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.73%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.99%) IIS
4 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.24%) SAS
6 2 (1.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.75%) CICS
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) MS Office
2 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) LDAP
1 1 (0.75%) DHCP
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
1 1 (0.75%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.24%) MySQL
2 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.75%) DataStage
3 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Subversion
2 14 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (8.21%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.46%) TeamCity
4 10 (7.46%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.22%) Artifactory
6 6 (4.48%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.48%) Maven
6 6 (4.48%) Ant
7 5 (3.73%) Hudson
7 5 (3.73%) JIRA
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.99%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.24%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.24%) CruiseControl
9 3 (2.24%) AnthillPro
9 3 (2.24%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.75%) MSI
General
1 23 (17.16%) Finance
2 18 (13.43%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) Web Services
2 5 (3.73%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) J2EE
3 4 (2.99%) XML
3 4 (2.99%) Middleware
4 3 (2.24%) WCF
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.24%) WSDL
5 2 (1.49%) XSLT
5 2 (1.49%) CSS
6 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.61%) CMDB
2 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.73%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) DTV
5 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.69%) UNIX
2 11 (8.21%) Windows
3 7 (5.22%) Linux
4 2 (1.49%) AIX
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.75%) zOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (60.45%) Configuration Management
2 55 (41.04%) ITIL
3 21 (15.67%) Change Management
4 19 (14.18%) ITIL V3
5 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.45%) Asset Management
5 14 (10.45%) Service Management
6 10 (7.46%) Project Management
6 10 (7.46%) Automation Testing
7 9 (6.72%) ITSM
8 8 (5.97%) Migration
8 8 (5.97%) ITIL V2
9 7 (5.22%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.22%) Release Management
9 7 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.73%) Scrum
10 5 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.99%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (2.99%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.97%) Java
2 7 (5.22%) SQL
3 4 (2.99%) Python
4 3 (2.24%) Perl
4 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.24%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.24%) C#
5 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.75%) Groovy
6 1 (0.75%) C++
6 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.75%) VBScript
6 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.19%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (6.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) COBIT
1 3 (2.24%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) HL7
2 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) vCloud
3 2 (1.49%) Samba
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.21%) SCCM
2 5 (3.73%) Puppet
2 5 (3.73%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.75%) SCSM
4 1 (0.75%) OpenView
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.75%) MOM
4 1 (0.75%) WSUS
4 1 (0.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle
3 7 (5.22%) HP
3 7 (5.22%) Remedy
4 6 (4.48%) BMC
5 5 (3.73%) Perforce
6 4 (2.99%) VMware
7 3 (2.24%) IBM
8 2 (1.49%) Cognos
8 2 (1.49%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.75%) MKS
9 1 (0.75%) Sybase
9 1 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.75%) Apple
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £230 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago