The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 183 192 196
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing CMDB 27 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.080% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.25% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 14
Average daily rate £300 £333 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -35.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £722 £738
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.25
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2104 1962 2676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.60% 31.48% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1574 1453 2002
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 81
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £135.00 £46.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
CMDB
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 30 (76.92%) ITIL
2 27 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 21 (53.85%) ServiceNow
4 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
5 19 (48.72%) CMS
6 17 (43.59%) MS Office
7 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
7 16 (41.03%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
9 13 (33.33%) IBM Notes
9 13 (33.33%) Lotus
9 13 (33.33%) Banking
10 10 (25.64%) ISO 9001
11 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.38%) Finance
13 5 (12.82%) HP
13 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
14 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
14 4 (10.26%) ITIL V2
14 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
14 4 (10.26%) ITSM
14 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
14 4 (10.26%) Workflow
14 4 (10.26%) Service Management
15 3 (7.69%) Migration
15 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
15 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (7.69%) BMC
15 3 (7.69%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (48.72%) CMS
2 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 13 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Office
2 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 16 (41.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LDAP
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 16 (41.03%) Configuration Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Change Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.56%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) ITIL
2 27 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL V2
3 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) ITSM
3 4 (10.26%) Workflow
3 4 (10.26%) Service Management
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.69%) Network Design
4 3 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C++
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) MCT
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) ServiceNow
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) Lotus
4 5 (12.82%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) BMC
6 2 (5.13%) Remedy
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) CA
7 1 (2.56%) FrontRange
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Benedict Cole
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Benedict Cole
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £565.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 25 days ago