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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 113 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing CMDB 17 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.072% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 0.26% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £400 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
747 761 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.18% 27.40% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 358 217
Average daily rate £400 £370 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £207 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 34
Average hourly rate £17.22 £17.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £29.73 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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
Maidenhead - 5 £500 -
Slough - 5 £320 -
Reading - 4 £375 -
CMDB
South East

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (73.08%) Remedy
2 18 (69.23%) ITSM
3 17 (65.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL
5 14 (53.85%) BMC
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) Service Management
7 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
8 5 (19.23%) Remedy AR System
8 5 (19.23%) ServiceNow
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) CMS
9 4 (15.38%) Workflow
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.54%) CA
10 3 (11.54%) XML
10 3 (11.54%) HP
10 3 (11.54%) SOA
10 3 (11.54%) HTML
10 3 (11.54%) Java
10 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 3 (11.54%) SAP
10 3 (11.54%) CSS
10 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
10 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
10 3 (11.54%) Billing
11 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
11 2 (7.69%) Process Management
11 2 (7.69%) Electronics

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (19.23%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Billing
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Remedy Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) ITSM Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Remedy Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) OSS Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) ITSM
2 15 (57.69%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Process Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OpenView
1 2 (7.69%) Netcool
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Remedy
2 14 (53.85%) BMC
3 5 (19.23%) ServiceNow
4 3 (11.54%) CA
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.85%) Tufin
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) BT
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat