The first table below looks at the demand for the Configuration Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 31 July 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 South East 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Analyst
Rank 232 234 248
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.025% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£280 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £264 £268
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8451 7861 9051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.73% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4612 4106 4135
Average daily rate £350 £355 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 530 637
Average hourly rate £16.48 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Configuration Analyst
England

Configuration Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Configuration Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Configuration Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Analyst across the South East region.

Configuration Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Configuration Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hampshire - 2 £310 - 1
Configuration Analyst
England

Configuration Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) ITIL V2
5 11 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 8 (24.24%) Serena
6 8 (24.24%) HP
6 8 (24.24%) HP UCMDB
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
7 7 (21.21%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) WMI
7 7 (21.21%) CMDB
8 6 (18.18%) StarTeam
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
8 6 (18.18%) PRINCE
8 6 (18.18%) Borland
9 5 (15.15%) MS Office
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.12%) Remedy
10 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.12%) SCCM
11 3 (9.09%) Time Management
11 3 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (9.09%) Service Management
11 3 (9.09%) NHS
11 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
12 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment

Configuration Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (15.15%) MS Office
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (6.06%) Maximo
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) CMDB
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL V2
4 11 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) PRINCE
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 3 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (6.06%) ITSM
9 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
10 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
10 1 (3.03%) Migration
10 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.03%) ERP
10 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (21.21%) WMI
3 4 (12.12%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) HP
1 8 (24.24%) Serena
2 6 (18.18%) Borland
3 4 (12.12%) Remedy
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle