The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Configuration Manager 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 Software Configuration Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Configuration Manager
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs requiring a Software Configuration Manager 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £369 £435
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 710 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.20% 91.97% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 303 350
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 46
Average hourly rate £15.13 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.24% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Software Configuration Manager
Berkshire

Software Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Software Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Software Configuration Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Software 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 Software Configuration Manager in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Software Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian