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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 176 186 196
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing CMDB 19 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.43% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.13% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 5
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£475 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £381 £671
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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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
1973 2385 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.35% 37.89% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1789 1758
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 52
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £13.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.10 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
2 19 (50.00%) ITIL
3 15 (39.47%) ITSM
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
5 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (28.95%) Project Management
7 9 (23.68%) Service Management
8 7 (18.42%) Network Management
8 7 (18.42%) Pentaho
8 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
9 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Release Management
9 6 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) IaaS
9 6 (15.79%) Remedy
9 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
9 6 (15.79%) PMP
9 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
9 6 (15.79%) WorldPay
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.16%) Windows
10 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.16%) ServiceNow
11 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
11 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (10.53%) MS Office

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
1 3 (7.89%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
1 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Pentaho
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Backup Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Author
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Author
6 1 (2.63%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
2 19 (50.00%) ITIL
3 15 (39.47%) ITSM
4 11 (28.95%) Project Management
5 9 (23.68%) Service Management
6 7 (18.42%) Network Management
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) Release Management
7 6 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.89%) ETL
10 3 (7.89%) Data Reconciliation
10 3 (7.89%) Migration
11 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) PMP
2 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Remedy
1 6 (15.79%) WorldPay
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) ServiceNow
3 3 (7.89%) BMC
3 3 (7.89%) Lotus
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Brocade
4 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) Avaya
4 2 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Opsware
5 1 (2.63%) NetScout
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
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