The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Configuration Management Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Engineer
Rank 645 667 640
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Management Engineer 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.005% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £365
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Configuration Management Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Configuration Management Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Management Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Configuration Management Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Configuration Management Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Configuration Management Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Configuration Management Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Configuration Management Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Configuration Management Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Configuration Management Engineer
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Management Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 +26 4 £500 +33.33%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £425 -
North East - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £425 -
Leeds - 2 £575 -

Configuration Management Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Configuration Management Engineer 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 Management Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) CMDB
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) .NET

Configuration Management Engineer 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 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
4 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
4 1 (12.50%) FishEye
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) GitLab
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (12.50%) PVCS
4 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
2 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) BMC