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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Manager
Rank 577 583 552
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 74 63 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 37
Median daily rate £430 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.37% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £340 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £408
% change year-on-year
+14.53% -8.03%
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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +5 72 £425 +6.25% 5
West Yorkshire +10 21 £430 +26.32%
Yorkshire +9 21 £430 +26.32%
South East +18 18 £450 +28.57%
North West +16 14 £374 -16.94% 1
London +4 12 £413 -1.49% 3
Halifax - 12 £430 -
Manchester +8 11 £335 -
Berkshire +5 9 £369 -
Reading +9 6 £388 -
Surrey - 5 £470 -
Bristol +3 4 £425 -
South West -2 4 £425 -2.85%
City of London +47 3 £361 -9.68%
Scotland -7 2 £475 +10.14%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Malling - 2 - -
Northwich - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £450 -
Kent - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
East of England +21 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -1 1 £475 +2.70%
Bradford -1 1 £455 +33.82%
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Lancashire - 1 £440 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £440 -

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 112 (70.44%) Configuration Management
2 46 (28.93%) Service Management
3 43 (27.04%) Finance
4 34 (21.38%) ITIL
5 32 (20.13%) Unix
6 30 (18.87%) CMDB
7 29 (18.24%) Shell Script
8 28 (17.61%) Windows
8 28 (17.61%) Perl
8 28 (17.61%) SDLC
9 26 (16.35%) Release Management
10 24 (15.09%) AIX
11 22 (13.84%) ClearCase
11 22 (13.84%) Translating Business Requirements
12 21 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (11.95%) ITSM
15 18 (11.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 18 (11.32%) Subversion
16 17 (10.69%) Data Centre
17 15 (9.43%) ClearQuest
18 14 (8.81%) Law
18 14 (8.81%) Security Cleared
18 14 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (8.18%) Linux
20 12 (7.55%) IBM
20 12 (7.55%) SC Cleared
21 11 (6.92%) Jenkins
21 11 (6.92%) Microsoft

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 11 (6.92%) CMS
2 7 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.63%) Mule
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) SAN
2 5 (3.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.89%) DB2
2 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.26%) Informix
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (13.84%) ClearCase
2 18 (11.32%) Subversion
3 15 (9.43%) ClearQuest
4 14 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.92%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.40%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.52%) Ant
8 4 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.26%) Maven
9 2 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.63%) CMake
10 1 (0.63%) Gradle
10 1 (0.63%) Hudson
10 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (27.04%) Finance
2 14 (8.81%) Law
3 11 (6.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) International Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.92%) .NET
2 5 (3.14%) HTML
3 3 (1.89%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.26%) CSS
4 2 (1.26%) Middleware
4 2 (1.26%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.63%) CGI
5 1 (0.63%) Drools
5 1 (0.63%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) SignalR
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.87%) CMDB
2 17 (10.69%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.26%) Life Science
6 2 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.26%) Statistics
6 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.13%) Unix
2 28 (17.61%) Windows
3 24 (15.09%) AIX
4 13 (8.18%) Linux
5 5 (3.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.26%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (70.44%) Configuration Management
2 46 (28.93%) Service Management
3 34 (21.38%) ITIL
4 28 (17.61%) SDLC
5 26 (16.35%) Release Management
6 22 (13.84%) Translating Business Requirements
7 21 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.95%) ITSM
10 13 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (6.92%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.29%) Change Management
13 9 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.40%) DevOps
14 7 (4.40%) TDD
15 6 (3.77%) ITIL V3
15 6 (3.77%) Service Delivery
16 5 (3.14%) Mentoring
16 5 (3.14%) Process Management
16 5 (3.14%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.24%) Shell Script
2 28 (17.61%) Perl
3 7 (4.40%) C#
3 7 (4.40%) Java
3 7 (4.40%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.77%) SQL
5 2 (1.26%) Ruby
6 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.63%) C
6 1 (0.63%) C++
6 1 (0.63%) COBOL
6 1 (0.63%) Jython
6 1 (0.63%) Lua
6 1 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.52%) Degree
5 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.63%) CCA
6 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) HNC
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (5.03%) SLA
3 3 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.26%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Puppet
2 4 (2.52%) SCCM
3 3 (1.89%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.63%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.63%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.63%) MOM
4 1 (0.63%) Salt
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) IBM
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.92%) Oracle
3 9 (5.66%) Remedy
4 7 (4.40%) BMC
5 5 (3.14%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.52%) VMware
7 3 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (0.63%) Actimize
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.63%) CA
8 1 (0.63%) Capita
8 1 (0.63%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.63%) MKS
8 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.63%) Perforce
8 1 (0.63%) Progress
8 1 (0.63%) Serena
8 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
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