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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 159 165 199
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Contract jobs citing CMDB 14 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.11% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Median daily rate £325 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £403 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £610 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £460 £330
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +39.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £15.77 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+137.79% -
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
1407 1794 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.13% 38.65% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1416 1579
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 54
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £27.00 £33.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 2016, 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 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (40.00%) Remedy
4 9 (36.00%) BMC
4 9 (36.00%) ITSM
4 9 (36.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (36.00%) ServiceNow
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) COBIT
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (20.00%) Service Management
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
10 2 (8.00%) Unix
10 2 (8.00%) Solaris
10 2 (8.00%) Linux
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Informix
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Remedy Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (36.00%) ITSM
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V2
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) Process Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CAPM
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) COBIT
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (4.00%) Xymon
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Remedy
2 9 (36.00%) BMC
2 9 (36.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas
5 1 (4.00%) VMware