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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Manager
Rank 144 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.031% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £427 £388 £374
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Configuration Manager
England

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
3094 2372 2392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.58% 95.18% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1834 1399 1209
Median daily rate £400 £363 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 149 182
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% -2.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.15 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham - 1 - -
Configuration Manager
England

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Progress
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) C#

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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Progress
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) VMware