The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 122 129 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing CMDB 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
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£450 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +17.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £13.16 £100.75
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -86.94%
CMDB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
709 782 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.66% 28.12% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 385 201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £11.90 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £155.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMDB across the Berkshire region.

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the Berkshire region.

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 4 £335 - 1
CMDB
South East

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMDB.

1 18 (90.00%) Remedy
1 18 (90.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 17 (85.00%) ITSM
3 12 (60.00%) BMC
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) Service Management
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) Billing
8 4 (20.00%) SOA
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (15.00%) SAP
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.00%) Workflow
10 2 (10.00%) Firewall
10 2 (10.00%) Electronics
10 2 (10.00%) Process Management
10 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco
10 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (10.00%) DTV
10 2 (10.00%) Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
10 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Infoblox

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) MPLS
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 1 (5.00%) Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) VMS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITSM
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Network Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) HP APS
2 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Netcool
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Remedy
2 12 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (5.00%) Tufin
5 1 (5.00%) BT
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) webMethods
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec