The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMDB 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.66% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.28% -3.63%
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Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 79 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 30.29% 36.74% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 14
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Average hourly rate £16.84 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 12 (80.00%) Opsware
2 10 (66.67%) Network Management
2 10 (66.67%) NetScout
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) CCIE
3 8 (53.33%) CCNP
3 8 (53.33%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) HP NNM
3 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (46.67%) Change Management
5 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) Jython
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) NAS
7 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) BMC

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Network Management
2 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (46.67%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Jython
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCIE
1 8 (53.33%) CCNP
1 8 (53.33%) CCNA
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Opsware
2 10 (66.67%) NetScout
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) BMC
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Sun