The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Configuration Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Analyst
Rank 598 579 539
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Analyst 45 62 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 59
Median daily rate £245 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £99.00 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £99.00 £40.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+147.50% +344.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Configuration Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Configuration Analyst in the job title.

Configuration Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Configuration Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the UK.

Configuration Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Configuration Analyst
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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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statistics and trends)
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
England -16 33 £275 -11.14% 3
Scotland -1 12 £225 -25.00%
South East -3 9 £400 +33.33%
North East - 9 £138 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £138 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £138 -
North West -14 7 £381 +22.98%
Manchester -9 6 £263 -16.00%
London +3 5 £438 +40.00% 1
Erskine - 5 £230 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £230 -
Glasgow +6 4 £150 -
Farnborough +3 3 £400 -
Hampshire +2 3 £400 +63.26%
West Sussex -16 2 £238 +5.55%
Berkshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 £375 - 2
Horsham - 2 £238 -
City of London +37 1 £575 +84.00% 1
Cheshire -6 1 £500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - 1 £300 -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Stirling - 1 - -

Configuration Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Configuration Analyst 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 featuring Configuration Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (48.61%) Configuration Management
2 30 (41.67%) ITIL
3 16 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 15 (20.83%) Change Management
4 15 (20.83%) CMDB
5 14 (19.44%) Time Management
5 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
6 13 (18.06%) Service Management
7 12 (16.67%) Finance
7 12 (16.67%) Degree
7 12 (16.67%) Subversion
7 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 12 (16.67%) SDLC
8 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.89%) ITSM
9 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
10 9 (12.50%) CMMI
11 8 (11.11%) Perforce
11 8 (11.11%) Oracle
11 8 (11.11%) StarTeam
12 7 (9.72%) SQL
13 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (8.33%) Project Management
13 6 (8.33%) ServiceNow
13 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (6.94%) Software License Management
14 5 (6.94%) Release Management
14 5 (6.94%) Migration

Configuration Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (2.78%) Apache
1 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.17%) Lorenzo
3 1 (1.39%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Firewall
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.78%) GIS
2 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.39%) QlikView
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 12 (16.67%) Subversion
2 8 (11.11%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.78%) Ant
3 2 (2.78%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.78%) PVCS
4 1 (1.39%) FishEye
4 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Apache Flex
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) ISAPI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 15 (20.83%) CMDB
3 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) NHS
6 2 (2.78%) Life Science
7 1 (1.39%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Configuration Management
2 30 (41.67%) ITIL
3 15 (20.83%) Change Management
4 14 (19.44%) Time Management
5 13 (18.06%) Service Management
6 12 (16.67%) SDLC
7 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.89%) ITSM
8 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.50%) CMMI
10 6 (8.33%) Project Management
11 5 (6.94%) Migration
11 5 (6.94%) Release Management
11 5 (6.94%) Software License Management
12 4 (5.56%) Change Control
12 4 (5.56%) ITIL V3
13 3 (4.17%) Content Management
13 3 (4.17%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.17%) Test Scripting
13 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
1 8 (11.11%) Perforce
2 6 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.56%) RedPrairie
3 4 (5.56%) Remedy
3 4 (5.56%) Serena
4 3 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Lotus
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) SmartStream
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