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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 520 493 452
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 63 73 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 43
Average daily rate
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£406 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £531 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
46210 45651 39482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.56% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29185 28733 23345
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
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 1806 1895 2016
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
South East -11 27 £365 -2.66% 1
London +9 13 £475 -0.78% 1
East of England +12 6 £455 +45.60% 1
Yorkshire -14 6 - - 3
East Midlands -6 3 £500 +66.66%
North East - 3 £323 -
South West +2 2 £425 -2.85%
North West -10 2 £319 -
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 86 (71.67%) Configuration Management
2 48 (40.00%) ITIL
3 28 (23.33%) Security Cleared
4 25 (20.83%) Release Management
4 25 (20.83%) CMDB
5 23 (19.17%) Change Management
6 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
7 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (14.17%) Service Management
9 16 (13.33%) UNIX
10 15 (12.50%) Asset Management
10 15 (12.50%) StarTeam
10 15 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (10.83%) SDLC
11 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
12 12 (10.00%) CMMI
12 12 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 12 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (9.17%) Degree
13 11 (9.17%) Subversion
13 11 (9.17%) Windows
14 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
14 10 (8.33%) Remedy
14 10 (8.33%) Borland
14 10 (8.33%) Finance
15 9 (7.50%) ITSM
16 8 (6.67%) Project Management
16 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (6.67%) Scrum
16 8 (6.67%) ITIL Certification

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (5.00%) CMS
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.50%) Confluence
3 3 (2.50%) IIS
3 3 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.83%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) PuTTY
1 1 (0.83%) SMTP
1 1 (0.83%) FTP
1 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.83%) SSL
1 1 (0.83%) X.400
1 1 (0.83%) X.500
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
1 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) StarTeam
2 12 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (9.17%) Subversion
4 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.17%) JIRA
6 5 (4.17%) Hudson
6 5 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.17%) ClearCase
6 5 (4.17%) ClearQuest
7 4 (3.33%) Maven
7 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.67%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.67%) Ant
8 2 (1.67%) Selenium
9 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.83%) BitKeeper
General
1 10 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.67%) Military
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.67%) .NET
2 7 (5.83%) Middleware
3 6 (5.00%) Web Services
4 4 (3.33%) XML
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.83%) JSON
7 1 (0.83%) WCF
7 1 (0.83%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.83%) HTML
7 1 (0.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) CMDB
2 12 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.17%) NHS
5 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) UNIX
2 11 (9.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (71.67%) Configuration Management
2 48 (40.00%) ITIL
3 25 (20.83%) Release Management
4 23 (19.17%) Change Management
5 18 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (14.17%) Service Management
7 15 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 15 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.83%) SDLC
9 12 (10.00%) CMMI
10 9 (7.50%) ITSM
11 8 (6.67%) Project Management
11 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.67%) Scrum
12 7 (5.83%) Programme Management
13 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.67%) Java
2 7 (5.83%) SQL
3 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.17%) Perl
5 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.50%) C
6 3 (2.50%) Python
7 2 (1.67%) C#
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.17%) Degree
4 8 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.67%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) QA
3 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.83%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) Remedy
2 10 (8.33%) Borland
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle
4 5 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.17%) BMC
4 5 (4.17%) Perforce
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) Cerner
6 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.83%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.83%) F5
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Teradata
7 1 (0.83%) Serena
7 1 (0.83%) Clearswift
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