Period
to 19 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Configuration Manager was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Configuration Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 231 223
Rank change year-on-year -17 -8 +61
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% 0.097% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.10% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
City of London median daily rate £460 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +22.58% -11.43%
10th Percentile £410 £443 £334
90th Percentile £534 £508 £429
Central London median daily rate £460 £475 £406
% change year-on-year -3.16% +16.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,536 5,950 6,276
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 95.95% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,159 4,572 5,013
City of London median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £294
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 71 86
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.77 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.23% -10.00% +0.15%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.90 £30.07 £42.66
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.99
% change year-on-year +10.00% -14.97% +2.53%

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Configuration Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Manager in the City of London

Configuration Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Configuration Manager in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Manager in the City of London

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Configuration Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (20.00%) IFRS
4 1 (20.00%) Tagetik
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Tagetik