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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 98 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Contract jobs citing CMDB 23 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.31% 1.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 1
Average daily rate £418 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.77 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+179.01% +12.64%
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
694 720 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.31% 26.55% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 326 395
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 31 43
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.89 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 10 £390 +11.42%
Reading +3 9 £563 +99.82%
CMDB
South East

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 22 (73.33%) BMC
3 15 (50.00%) ITSM
4 14 (46.67%) Remedy
4 14 (46.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (43.33%) Remedy AR System
5 13 (43.33%) Web Services
5 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
6 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (26.67%) ServiceNow
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 5 (16.67%) Internal Audit
9 4 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
9 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 4 (13.33%) Change Management
9 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
10 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
11 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
12 1 (3.33%) Logistics
12 1 (3.33%) Finance
12 1 (3.33%) Data Security
12 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (3.33%) Release Management
12 1 (3.33%) Network Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (43.33%) Remedy AR System
General
1 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) ITSM Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Remedy Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Remedy Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) ITSM
3 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Data Security
8 1 (3.33%) Logistics
8 1 (3.33%) Network Management
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) BMC
2 14 (46.67%) Remedy
3 8 (26.67%) ServiceNow