The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 86 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing CMDB 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 1.95% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £14.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+86.20% -45.28%
CMDB
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
313 307 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.05% 30.46% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 203 114
Median daily rate £425 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -46.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £14.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £20.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CMDB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Application Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) TADDM

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Discovery
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) TADDM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) VMware