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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Manager
Rank 574 563 525
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 82 64 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 58
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £305 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £494 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -6 76 £410 +2.50% 5
North West -1 13 £400 +25.49%
South East -29 12 £400 +9.58% 1
London -6 11 £365 -23.15% 2
East Midlands +20 10 £373 -25.50%
Yorkshire +13 10 £430 -
West Yorkshire +4 10 £430 -
South West 0 10 £425 - 1
Manchester - 9 £325 -
Halifax - 7 £430 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £450 -
Hampshire -12 5 - -
City of London +35 4 £388 -18.42%
East of England +6 4 £525 +15.38% 1
Bristol +2 4 £399 -6.17% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £300 -
Leicester - 4 £300 -
Southampton +10 3 - -
West Sussex -27 3 £400 +14.28%
North East -43 3 £320 -0.92%
Newcastle upon Tyne -46 3 £320 -0.92%
Tyne and Wear -47 3 £320 -0.92%
Crawley - 3 £400 -
West Midlands - 3 £550 -
Reading -3 2 - -
Berkshire -9 2 - -
Scotland -15 2 £235 -32.93%
Birmingham - 2 £550 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Kent - 2 - -

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 106 (70.67%) Configuration Management
2 46 (30.67%) ITIL
3 41 (27.33%) CMDB
4 35 (23.33%) Service Management
5 32 (21.33%) Finance
6 28 (18.67%) Release Management
7 22 (14.67%) ITSM
8 21 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (12.67%) Change Management
10 17 (11.33%) SDLC
11 16 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (10.67%) Unix
11 16 (10.67%) Windows
12 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 14 (9.33%) ClearCase
14 13 (8.67%) Data Modelling
14 13 (8.67%) CMS
14 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (8.67%) ITIL V3
14 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
15 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
15 12 (8.00%) Remedy
15 12 (8.00%) Shell Script
15 12 (8.00%) Perl
16 11 (7.33%) .NET
16 11 (7.33%) Linux
16 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
16 11 (7.33%) Subversion
16 11 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (6.67%) ServiceNow

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 13 (8.67%) CMS
2 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.33%) MS Office
2 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) Firewall
1 4 (2.67%) SAN
2 2 (1.33%) LAN
2 2 (1.33%) WAN
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.33%) DB2
4 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.67%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.67%) Informix
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.33%) ClearCase
2 11 (7.33%) Subversion
2 11 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.00%) ClearQuest
4 8 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.00%) Ant
6 3 (2.00%) JIRA
7 2 (1.33%) Hudson
7 2 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.67%) CMake
8 1 (0.67%) Gradle
8 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.67%) WiX
General
1 32 (21.33%) Finance
2 8 (5.33%) Banking
3 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.67%) Law
4 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.33%) .NET
2 3 (2.00%) HTML
3 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.33%) CSS
3 2 (1.33%) Middleware
3 2 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.33%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.67%) SignalR
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.33%) CMDB
2 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.67%) Statistics
6 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.33%) Life Science
7 2 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.33%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) NHS
8 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.67%) Unix
1 16 (10.67%) Windows
2 11 (7.33%) Linux
3 10 (6.67%) AIX
4 4 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (70.67%) Configuration Management
2 46 (30.67%) ITIL
3 35 (23.33%) Service Management
4 28 (18.67%) Release Management
5 22 (14.67%) ITSM
6 21 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (12.67%) Change Management
8 17 (11.33%) SDLC
9 16 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (8.67%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.67%) ITIL V3
11 9 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.33%) CRM
13 5 (3.33%) Problem Management
13 5 (3.33%) Process Improvement
13 5 (3.33%) Process Management
13 5 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.00%) Perl
1 12 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (4.67%) C#
3 6 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.00%) SQL
4 5 (3.33%) Java
5 3 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.67%) C
6 1 (0.67%) C++
6 1 (0.67%) COBOL
6 1 (0.67%) Jython
6 1 (0.67%) Ruby
6 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.67%) Degree
4 4 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.33%) QA
5 1 (0.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (3.33%) Puppet
2 3 (2.00%) Rundeck
3 2 (1.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.67%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.67%) MOM
4 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.00%) Remedy
3 10 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 9 (6.00%) BMC
4 9 (6.00%) Oracle
5 3 (2.00%) IBM
5 3 (2.00%) Perforce
5 3 (2.00%) VMware
6 2 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (0.67%) Actimize
7 1 (0.67%) CA
7 1 (0.67%) Capita
7 1 (0.67%) CollabNet
7 1 (0.67%) MKS
7 1 (0.67%) Progress
7 1 (0.67%) Serena
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