The table below looks at the statistics for the Configuration Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Configuration Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Manager
Rank 533 508 474
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 69 90 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 51
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£368 £387 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £526 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
51453 50379 44110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.31% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31274 30773 25223
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2016 1989 2173
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 64 £385 -3.62% 9
South East -17 24 £358 +2.14% 2
Hampshire +14 19 £350 +7.69% 1
Hook +5 10 £301 +10.49%
London -19 10 £475 +5.55% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £263 -
North East - 8 £263 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £263 -
East of England +15 5 £455 +45.60%
East Midlands -2 5 £500 +65.28%
Southampton -6 5 £398 -0.62% 1
West Yorkshire -12 5 - - 1
Yorkshire -23 5 - - 1
Scotland -12 4 £334 +2.03%
Bradford - 4 - -
City of London +12 3 £475 +31.03%
South West +12 3 £425 +11.47% 3
Luton +4 3 £455 +45.60%
Bedfordshire +2 3 £455 +45.60%
North West -18 3 £425 -15.84% 1
Bristol +3 2 £425 -
Erskine 0 2 £334 +19.55%
Nottingham -2 2 £500 +36.98%
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £500 +36.98%
Renfrewshire -3 2 £334 +19.55%
Surrey - 2 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -5 1 - -
South Wales -5 1 £316 -
Reading -6 1 - -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Configuration Manager in their job title.

1 96 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 53 (41.41%) ITIL
3 31 (24.22%) Release Management
4 30 (23.44%) Security Cleared
5 27 (21.09%) UNIX
6 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
7 24 (18.75%) Change Management
8 23 (17.97%) CMDB
9 22 (17.19%) Finance
10 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 17 (13.28%) Windows
12 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (12.50%) Asset Management
12 16 (12.50%) StarTeam
13 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (11.72%) Service Management
14 14 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (9.38%) Borland
16 12 (9.38%) Management Information System
16 12 (9.38%) Subversion
17 11 (8.59%) CMMI
17 11 (8.59%) Web Services
17 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
17 11 (8.59%) Oracle
17 11 (8.59%) MS Office
17 11 (8.59%) Degree
17 11 (8.59%) ITIL V3

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Configuration Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Configuration Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.47%) CMS
2 3 (2.34%) Confluence
2 3 (2.34%) IIS
2 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.78%) Maximo
2 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) SMTP
1 1 (0.78%) FTP
1 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.78%) VPN
1 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) X.400
1 1 (0.78%) X.500
1 1 (0.78%) Firewall
1 1 (0.78%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.78%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.78%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) StarTeam
2 12 (9.38%) Subversion
3 10 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (7.81%) ClearCase
3 10 (7.81%) Hudson
3 10 (7.81%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.69%) ClearQuest
7 5 (3.91%) Maven
7 5 (3.91%) JIRA
8 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.56%) PVCS
9 2 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.56%) Ant
9 2 (1.56%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.56%) Selenium
9 2 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (17.19%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Military
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.59%) Web Services
2 10 (7.81%) Middleware
3 9 (7.03%) .NET
4 8 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.78%) CSS
6 1 (0.78%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.78%) Spring
6 1 (0.78%) Ajax
6 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.78%) JSON
6 1 (0.78%) WCF
6 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) CMDB
2 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) UNIX
2 17 (13.28%) Windows
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
4 2 (1.56%) AIX
5 1 (0.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 53 (41.41%) ITIL
3 31 (24.22%) Release Management
4 24 (18.75%) Change Management
5 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.72%) Service Management
7 14 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.59%) ITIL V3
8 11 (8.59%) CMMI
8 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
9 10 (7.81%) Project Management
9 10 (7.81%) ETL
9 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.81%) Change Control
9 10 (7.81%) Transition Management
10 8 (6.25%) Software Deployment
10 8 (6.25%) Time Management
10 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.81%) Java
2 6 (4.69%) Perl
3 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.13%) SQL
5 3 (2.34%) Python
5 3 (2.34%) C
5 3 (2.34%) C#
6 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.53%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.59%) Degree
4 8 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Firmware
1 1 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Borland
3 11 (8.59%) Oracle
4 10 (7.81%) Perforce
5 9 (7.03%) Remedy
6 4 (3.13%) VMware
6 4 (3.13%) BMC
7 3 (2.34%) IBM
7 3 (2.34%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.56%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.56%) Serena
9 1 (0.78%) Teradata
9 1 (0.78%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.78%) Symantec
9 1 (0.78%) Sybase
9 1 (0.78%) SAP
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe
9 1 (0.78%) HP
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