Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Configuration Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 367 357
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 17 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 20
South East median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £363 £325 £256
90th Percentile £513 £520 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15284 17702 18615
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.43% 95.02% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8821 10703 10466
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £225
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 760 898
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14% +1.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.49 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Manager in the South East

Configuration Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Manager in the South East

Configuration Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Configuration Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Configuration Manager in the South East

Configuration Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Configuration Manager in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Configuration Manager in the South East

Configuration Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 7 £375 -20.21%
Hampshire +20 5 £475 +5.56%
Thames Valley +8 5 £340 -21.84% 1
Berkshire +18 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £340 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Configuration Manager
England

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 South East region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
2 10 (58.82%) CMDB
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 7 (41.18%) Legal
4 7 (41.18%) IT Governance
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Service Management
6 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
6 4 (23.53%) Software Licensing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.76%) Remedy
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
8 2 (11.76%) Release Management
8 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
8 2 (11.76%) Change Control
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (5.88%) SDLC
9 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
9 1 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
9 1 (5.88%) Git (software)

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DVB
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Legal
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) CMDB
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.88%) Digital TV
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 7 (41.18%) IT Governance
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Software Licensing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.88%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Kofax
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Pega
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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