The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 35 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing CMDB 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.70% 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £356 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £15.77 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+71.21% -40.49%
CMDB
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 85 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.70% 22.49% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 66 78
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £157 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 £16.63 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.30% +15.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.97 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £17.50 £15.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

CMDB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Rundeck
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Change Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Change and Release Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Release Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Release Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Rundeck