The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.95% 1.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£455 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 171 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 95.45% 85.07% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 118 53
Average daily rate £455 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £516 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +201.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Configuration Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian