The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
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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 Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
777 928 1137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.03% 91.52% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 422 374
Average daily rate £375 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 39 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £47.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Configuration Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Configuration Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Configuration Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Configuration Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (66.67%) Serena
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL V2
4 8 (66.67%) HP UCMDB
4 8 (66.67%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (58.33%) WMI
6 6 (50.00%) StarTeam
6 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (50.00%) Borland
6 6 (50.00%) PRINCE
6 6 (50.00%) Project Management
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) Remedy
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) CMDB
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) Time Management
8 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (16.67%) ITSM
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Configuration Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) StarTeam
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL V2
5 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
6 6 (50.00%) PRINCE
6 6 (50.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Time Management
8 2 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (58.33%) WMI
3 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) Serena
2 6 (50.00%) Borland
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft