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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Manager
Rank 547 500 520
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 54 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £533 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £366
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.00

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
52738 47909 50224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.70% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33149 28976 28331
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2128 2109 2472
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 -44 52 £400 -11.11% 8
South East -14 22 £400 +3.22%
Hampshire -5 17 £400 +7.74%
London -16 14 £450 - 4
East Midlands +6 5 £450 +23.28%
City of London +13 4 £400 -15.78%
Yorkshire -13 4 £413 -8.33% 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 £425 -
Nottingham - 4 £425 -
West Yorkshire -16 3 £413 -8.33% 2
Berkshire -1 2 £438 +8.02%
Leeds -13 2 £413 -8.33%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Surrey -5 1 £438 +2.94%
South West -39 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Bath - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -

Configuration Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 75 (63.56%) Configuration Management
2 32 (27.12%) ITIL
3 26 (22.03%) CMDB
3 26 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (21.19%) Change Management
4 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
5 21 (17.80%) Security Cleared
6 18 (15.25%) Web Services
7 17 (14.41%) UNIX
7 17 (14.41%) SC Cleared
8 16 (13.56%) Visual Studio
8 16 (13.56%) MS Excel
9 15 (12.71%) .NET
9 15 (12.71%) Automation Testing
10 14 (11.86%) Git (software)
11 13 (11.02%) Oracle
11 13 (11.02%) Windows
11 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.17%) Subversion
12 12 (10.17%) Project Management
12 12 (10.17%) C#
13 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.32%) IIS
13 11 (9.32%) MS Office
13 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
13 11 (9.32%) Finance
13 11 (9.32%) TeamCity
14 10 (8.47%) Hudson
14 10 (8.47%) Perforce
14 10 (8.47%) Java

Configuration Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 11 (9.32%) IIS
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (6.78%) CMS
4 5 (4.24%) Confluence
5 4 (3.39%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.85%) Commerce Server 2007
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.32%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (4.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) 2G
1 1 (0.85%) VPN
1 1 (0.85%) DNS
1 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) DB2
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.56%) Visual Studio
3 14 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.17%) Subversion
5 11 (9.32%) TeamCity
6 10 (8.47%) Hudson
7 9 (7.63%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (5.93%) Artifactory
8 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.93%) JIRA
9 5 (4.24%) ClearCase
9 5 (4.24%) Maven
10 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.39%) Ant
11 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.69%) ChangeMan
12 2 (1.69%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.85%) AnthillPro
13 1 (0.85%) Build Forge
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.25%) Web Services
2 15 (12.71%) .NET
3 9 (7.63%) Middleware
4 8 (6.78%) WCF
4 8 (6.78%) CSS
4 8 (6.78%) WSDL
5 7 (5.93%) XML
5 7 (5.93%) XSLT
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.69%) HTML
7 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.85%) Spring
8 1 (0.85%) DCOM
8 1 (0.85%) J2EE
8 1 (0.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.03%) CMDB
2 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) DTV
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.41%) UNIX
2 13 (11.02%) Windows
3 9 (7.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (63.56%) Configuration Management
2 32 (27.12%) ITIL
3 25 (21.19%) Change Management
4 15 (12.71%) Automation Testing
5 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.17%) Project Management
7 9 (7.63%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.63%) BPEL
7 9 (7.63%) Service Management
8 8 (6.78%) Asset Management
9 7 (5.93%) Change Control
9 7 (5.93%) ITIL V3
10 6 (5.08%) Release Management
10 6 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (5.08%) ITSM
11 5 (4.24%) Workflow
11 5 (4.24%) Document Management
11 5 (4.24%) ITIL V2
11 5 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.17%) C#
2 10 (8.47%) Java
3 5 (4.24%) SQL
4 4 (3.39%) Perl
5 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.54%) C
5 3 (2.54%) VB
6 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.41%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.24%) Degree
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CCIE
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
6 1 (0.85%) CCNA
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.85%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.85%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) HL7
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) SCCM
2 4 (3.39%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (3.39%) Puppet
3 3 (2.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.54%) WMI
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle
3 10 (8.47%) Perforce
4 7 (5.93%) HP
5 6 (5.08%) Remedy
6 4 (3.39%) Serena
7 3 (2.54%) IBM
7 3 (2.54%) Citrix
8 2 (1.69%) CollabNet
8 2 (1.69%) Adobe
8 2 (1.69%) BMC
8 2 (1.69%) CA
8 2 (1.69%) VMware
8 2 (1.69%) Cisco
9 1 (0.85%) MKS
9 1 (0.85%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.85%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) Sybase
9 1 (0.85%) Siebel
9 1 (0.85%) Lotus
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