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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 403 407 379
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 17 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £785 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £418 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.91
Configuration Manager
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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
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
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 19 September 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 +29 7 £425 -8.10%
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Configuration Manager
England

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 15 (45.45%) CMDB
3 10 (30.30%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
4 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 7 (21.21%) Change Management
5 7 (21.21%) CMS
5 7 (21.21%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) .NET
6 6 (18.18%) Service Management
6 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 6 (18.18%) Banking
6 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (15.15%) Puppet
7 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
7 5 (15.15%) DevOps
7 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
7 5 (15.15%) Subversion
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 5 (15.15%) Java
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.12%) Linux
8 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
8 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
9 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (9.09%) vCloud
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (21.21%) CMS
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Gerrit
4 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
4 3 (9.09%) AnthillPro
4 3 (9.09%) Maven
4 3 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Law
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) DCOM
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) CMDB
2 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 10 (30.30%) Project Management
2 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Service Management
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps
5 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
7 2 (6.06%) ITSM
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL V2
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (3.03%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
1 5 (15.15%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.09%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCIE
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) WMI
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Remedy
2 2 (6.06%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.03%) Huawei
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (3.03%) BMC
3 1 (3.03%) Apple
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce