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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 144 175 186
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Contract jobs citing CMDB 10 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 24
Average daily rate £440 £475 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% +63.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+203.44% +3.57%
CMDB
London

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
1293 2048 2398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.03% 37.25% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1567 1796
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £14.56 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.40 £44.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 8 (42.11%) BMC
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Remedy
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) ITSM
4 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Pentaho
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Pentaho
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) ETL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Process Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Asset and Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) ITSM
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Samba
1 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
1 1 (5.26%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) WSUS
2 2 (10.53%) Control-M
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Xymon
3 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
3 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) BMC
2 7 (36.84%) Remedy
3 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
4 3 (15.79%) GoldenSource
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) DataSynapse
6 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
6 1 (5.26%) Reuters
6 1 (5.26%) Solace
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) WorldPay
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