The median contractor rate for a Configuration Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 266 237
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29  
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 3 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 14
Median daily rate - £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year - +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 7773 9296 9407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 93.96% 95.58% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4423 5688 5143
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 375 455
Median hourly rate £17.73 £17.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.28% -7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Configuration Manager in the job title.

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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +25 2 - -
Hampshire +9 1 - -
Configuration Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Document Management
5 3 (23.08%) CMDB
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (23.08%) Remedy
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) PaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
6 2 (15.38%) IaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) STB

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DVB
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.69%) Digital TV
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Document Management
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Design
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Remedy
2 2 (15.38%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware