The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Configuration Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank - 121 110
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
- +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2261 2454 2084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.93% 94.75% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1384 1162
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 77 170
Median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Configuration Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Configuration Manager in the job title.

Configuration Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Configuration Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Configuration Manager across the West Midlands region.

Configuration Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Configuration Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Manager across the West Midlands region.

Configuration Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell