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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 487 444 484
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 77 72 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 62
Average daily rate £400 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £553 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45860 39882 51429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.27% 92.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28497 23419 28960
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £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 1848 2045 2410
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -38 25 £450 - 2
South East +15 23 £350 -0.70% 4
Yorkshire -11 5 £525 +56.71% 2
East Midlands -11 5 £303 -
North West -18 5 £472 -
East of England -20 4 £313 -
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (60.90%) Configuration Management
2 56 (42.11%) ITIL
3 33 (24.81%) CMDB
4 32 (24.06%) Security Cleared
5 25 (18.80%) Finance
6 24 (18.05%) Subversion
7 20 (15.04%) Change Management
8 18 (13.53%) UNIX
8 18 (13.53%) SC Cleared
9 17 (12.78%) Banking
10 15 (11.28%) Service Management
10 15 (11.28%) Windows
10 15 (11.28%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 14 (10.53%) CMS
11 14 (10.53%) Release Management
11 14 (10.53%) ITIL V3
12 13 (9.77%) SCCM
12 13 (9.77%) Asset Management
13 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (8.27%) Oracle
15 10 (7.52%) MS Office
15 10 (7.52%) Ant
15 10 (7.52%) ClearCase
15 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
15 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
15 10 (7.52%) DV Cleared
16 9 (6.77%) HP
16 9 (6.77%) Migration
16 9 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (10.53%) CMS
2 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.26%) SAS
5 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.75%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.75%) CICS
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.75%) Confluence
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) MS Office
1 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) LDAP
1 1 (0.75%) LAN
1 1 (0.75%) WAN
1 1 (0.75%) DHCP
1 1 (0.75%) SAN
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
1 1 (0.75%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) DB2
3 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.75%) DataStage
3 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Subversion
2 10 (7.52%) Ant
2 10 (7.52%) ClearCase
3 6 (4.51%) Maven
4 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.50%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.50%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.50%) MSI
7 2 (1.50%) JIRA
7 2 (1.50%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.75%) Hudson
8 1 (0.75%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.75%) AnthillPro
8 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
General
1 25 (18.80%) Finance
2 17 (12.78%) Banking
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
3 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.26%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) .NET
2 4 (3.01%) J2EE
2 4 (3.01%) XML
3 3 (2.26%) HTML
4 1 (0.75%) CGI
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.75%) jQuery
4 1 (0.75%) HTML5
4 1 (0.75%) CSS3
4 1 (0.75%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.75%) CSS
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.81%) CMDB
2 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.26%) Firmware
5 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.75%) GIS
5 1 (0.75%) Tandem
5 1 (0.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.53%) UNIX
2 15 (11.28%) Windows
3 6 (4.51%) Linux
4 3 (2.26%) AIX
4 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.50%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.75%) zOS
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (60.90%) Configuration Management
2 56 (42.11%) ITIL
3 20 (15.04%) Change Management
4 15 (11.28%) Service Management
5 14 (10.53%) Release Management
5 14 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 13 (9.77%) Asset Management
7 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.77%) Migration
8 9 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.77%) Project Management
9 7 (5.26%) ITIL V2
9 7 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.51%) Change Control
11 5 (3.76%) Scrum
12 4 (3.01%) Validation
12 4 (3.01%) ITSM
12 4 (3.01%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (2.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.02%) Perl
2 7 (5.26%) SQL
3 5 (3.76%) Java
4 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.26%) Python
5 3 (2.26%) C#
6 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.50%) VB
7 1 (0.75%) Groovy
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (24.06%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.53%) SC Cleared
3 15 (11.28%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (7.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) SLA
3 2 (1.50%) COBIT
3 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.50%) Samba
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) SCCM
2 4 (3.01%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (2.26%) Puppet
4 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.50%) WSUS
5 1 (0.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.75%) OpenView
5 1 (0.75%) MOM
5 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle
3 9 (6.77%) HP
4 6 (4.51%) BMC
5 4 (3.01%) VMware
5 4 (3.01%) IBM
5 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.26%) Remedy
7 2 (1.50%) Cognos
7 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.75%) Apple
8 1 (0.75%) Lotus
8 1 (0.75%) Sophos
8 1 (0.75%) MKS
8 1 (0.75%) Telelogic
8 1 (0.75%) Teradata
8 1 (0.75%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
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