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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 105 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Contract jobs citing CMDB 10 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.83% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 3.15% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Median daily rate £400 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £390 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £583 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £43.75 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +177.42%

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
559 667 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.76% 26.49% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 360 327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 34
Median hourly rate £22.98 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Reading +4 4 £450 -20.00%
Newbury - 3 - -
CMDB
South East

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 12 (70.59%) ITSM
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 7 (41.18%) BMC
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Remedy
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (35.29%) Workflow
4 6 (35.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (35.29%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (29.41%) Workflow Development
5 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Remedy AR System
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (29.41%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Change Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITSM
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (35.29%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (35.29%) Workflow
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (29.41%) Workflow Development
6 4 (23.53%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
7 3 (17.65%) Network Management
8 1 (5.88%) Content Management
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) BMC
2 6 (35.29%) Remedy
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) Arista
5 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) HP