Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Configuration Manager was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 16 October 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +86
Contract jobs requiring a Configuration Manager 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
West Sussex median daily rate £444 - -
South East median daily rate £440 £391 £438
% change year-on-year +12.46% -10.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,055 953 1,328
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 95.88% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 576 774
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.95%
10th Percentile £300 £236 £262
90th Percentile £563 £538 £539
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 52
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.47% +47.83% +79.69%
10th Percentile £14.42 £13.00 £10.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +11.79% -7.38% +7.97%

Configuration Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Manager in West Sussex

Configuration Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Manager in West Sussex

Configuration Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Worthing - 1 £425 -
Configuration Manager
South East

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 West Sussex region featuring Configuration Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) ABAP
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

Configuration Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy