The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Configuration Engineer 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 Software Configuration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Configuration Engineer
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Contract jobs requiring a Software Configuration Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
182 75 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 97.85% 97.40% 91.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 59 75
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -55.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £7.75 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £37.90 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Software Configuration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Software Configuration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Software Configuration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Software Configuration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Software Configuration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region that cited Software Configuration Engineer 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 Software Configuration Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) FinalBuilder
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Log4Net
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Software Configuration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region that cited Software Configuration Engineer 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 Software Configuration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) FinalBuilder
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) Log4Net
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet