The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
London / City of London
Rank 144 138 172
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Contract jobs citing CMDB 6 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.01% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Median daily rate £394 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +72.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £565 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.98% -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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1042 1193 1932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.17% 38.02% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 922 1514
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 27 33
Median hourly rate £20.38 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +9.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.12 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 3 (23.08%) Network Management
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
5 3 (23.08%) Arista
5 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) LAN

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (7.69%) ION MarketView
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Informix
1 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) KYC
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OPNET
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Control-M
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (7.69%) Xymon
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Arista
3 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
3 3 (23.08%) Remedy
3 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
5 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
5 1 (7.69%) Murex
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Sybase
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas