The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 399 398 375
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 15 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 31 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £800 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £413 £393
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Manager across the London region.

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Configuration Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Manager across the London region.

Configuration Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Configuration Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London +14 6 £425 -8.10%
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
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Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (67.57%) Configuration Management
2 13 (35.14%) CMDB
3 11 (29.73%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) CMS
5 7 (18.92%) Banking
5 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) .NET
6 6 (16.22%) Subversion
6 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (16.22%) Puppet
7 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
7 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) UNIX
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
7 5 (13.51%) DevOps
8 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (10.81%) HP
8 4 (10.81%) Service Management
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 4 (10.81%) Windows

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (21.62%) CMS
2 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Subversion
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 4 (10.81%) Ant
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Gerrit
4 3 (8.11%) AnthillPro
5 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) DCOM
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) CMDB
2 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Configuration Management
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
3 7 (18.92%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL V2
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) ITSM
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.41%) Release Management
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.70%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) Perl
4 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) C
5 2 (5.41%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) CCIE
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) vCloud
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.70%) OpenView
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.70%) MOM
4 1 (2.70%) WMI
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Perforce
5 1 (2.70%) Huawei
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe