The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Configuration Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Manager
England / South East
Rank 232 240 258
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 10 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Median daily rate £250 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +52.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7139 8377 9227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.74% 94.57% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4145 5110 4910
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 378 441
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Configuration Manager in the job title.

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Configuration Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Configuration Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Configuration Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Configuration Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 6 £250 -
Berkshire +12 2 - -
West Sussex -15 1 - -
Configuration Manager
England

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Configuration Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 9 (40.91%) CMDB
5 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
6 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Validation
8 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
8 4 (18.18%) MS Office
8 4 (18.18%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Document Management
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.64%) Release Management
9 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) Remedy
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.09%) HP
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Linux
10 2 (9.09%) Information Security
10 2 (9.09%) Degree
10 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
10 2 (9.09%) PaaS
10 2 (9.09%) Change Control
10 2 (9.09%) IaaS
10 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
10 2 (9.09%) Service Design

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DVB
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) CMDB
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.55%) Digital TV
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Smart Energy
4 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 5 (22.73%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Document Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Service Design
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) ITSM
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) VMware