The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Configuration Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Manager
Rank 602 604 568
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 53 50 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 36
Median daily rate £455 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.46% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £402
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +5.85%
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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
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 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Configuration Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Configuration Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +27 51 £453 +1.68% 8
South East +21 13 £470 +4.44%
London -4 13 £438 +25.00% 5
West Yorkshire +12 11 £425 -5.55%
Yorkshire +10 11 £425 -5.55%
Berkshire - 6 £369 -
Surrey +12 5 £470 +4.44%
North East - 5 £475 -
North West +18 4 £444 +5.65%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £475 -
South West +11 3 £356 -22.18% 1
Reading - 3 £388 -
Wiltshire +10 2 £356 -22.18%
Hampshire +8 2 £538 +20.11%
Swindon +8 2 £356 -22.18%
Scotland +2 2 £475 +63.79%
Manchester -2 2 £374 -11.01%
Halifax - 2 £425 -
Bradford +16 1 £455 +30.00%
Leatherhead +16 1 £500 +11.11%
Weybridge - 1 £475 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Wokingham - 1 £520 -
Warrington - 1 £600 -
Fareham - 1 £625 -
Watford - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £475 -
Cheshire - 1 £600 -
Lancashire - 1 £475 -

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 87 (65.91%) Configuration Management
2 40 (30.30%) Shell Script
2 40 (30.30%) Service Management
3 39 (29.55%) Finance
4 38 (28.79%) Unix
5 37 (28.03%) Perl
6 34 (25.76%) AIX
7 30 (22.73%) Windows
8 29 (21.97%) SDLC
9 27 (20.45%) Translating Business Requirements
10 25 (18.94%) Capacity Planning
11 23 (17.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 22 (16.67%) ClearCase
13 20 (15.15%) ITIL
13 20 (15.15%) Data Centre
14 18 (13.64%) Law
15 17 (12.88%) Release Management
16 16 (12.12%) Subversion
17 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (11.36%) ClearQuest
18 14 (10.61%) ITSM
19 12 (9.09%) IBM
19 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
20 11 (8.33%) Oracle
20 11 (8.33%) Linux
20 11 (8.33%) Banking
21 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
21 10 (7.58%) CMDB
22 9 (6.82%) SLA
22 9 (6.82%) ITIL Certification

Configuration Manager 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 7 (5.30%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.52%) Mule
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Confluence
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) IaaS
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
1 1 (0.76%) PaaS
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) SAN
2 4 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) DB2
1 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.52%) Informix
2 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 16 (12.12%) Subversion
3 15 (11.36%) ClearQuest
4 8 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.55%) Ant
6 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.52%) JIRA
8 2 (1.52%) Maven
8 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.76%) Hudson
9 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (29.55%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Law
3 11 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) International Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) .NET
2 4 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (2.27%) Middleware
4 2 (1.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.52%) Drools
4 2 (1.52%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.52%) Node.js
4 2 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.76%) CGI
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.76%) jQuery
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.58%) CMDB
3 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.52%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) PKI
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (28.79%) Unix
2 34 (25.76%) AIX
3 30 (22.73%) Windows
4 11 (8.33%) Linux
5 4 (3.03%) Solaris
6 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (65.91%) Configuration Management
2 40 (30.30%) Service Management
3 29 (21.97%) SDLC
4 27 (20.45%) Translating Business Requirements
5 25 (18.94%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (15.15%) ITIL
7 17 (12.88%) Release Management
8 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (10.61%) ITSM
10 8 (6.06%) DevOps
11 7 (5.30%) Change Management
11 7 (5.30%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.55%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.79%) Data Modelling
13 5 (3.79%) Quality Management
13 5 (3.79%) TDD
14 4 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.03%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.03%) Server Building
14 4 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) Shell Script
2 37 (28.03%) Perl
3 7 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.03%) C#
4 4 (3.03%) Java
5 3 (2.27%) Jython
5 3 (2.27%) SQL
6 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.52%) Lua
6 2 (1.52%) Python
6 2 (1.52%) Ruby
6 2 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) COBOL
7 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.27%) Degree
6 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.76%) CCA
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) HNC
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (6.82%) SLA
3 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.76%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Puppet
1 5 (3.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) MOM
2 1 (0.76%) Salt
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) IBM
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle
3 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.79%) BMC
5 4 (3.03%) Remedy
5 4 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.27%) VMware
7 2 (1.52%) CA
7 2 (1.52%) HP
7 2 (1.52%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.76%) Actimize
8 1 (0.76%) Capita
8 1 (0.76%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.76%) MKS
8 1 (0.76%) Progress
8 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
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