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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 181 186 202
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs citing CMDB 20 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.22% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.59% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £415 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +66.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £22.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-54.54% -33.83%
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
2044 2554 2213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.36% 37.97% 36.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1887 1699
Average daily rate £470 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 41 57
Average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.03 £42.50 £78.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 20 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
4 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
5 8 (23.53%) Finance
5 8 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 7 (20.59%) Windows
6 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.65%) CMS
8 5 (14.71%) MS Office
8 5 (14.71%) IBM Notes
8 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
8 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
8 5 (14.71%) Lotus
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) Change Management
8 5 (14.71%) ITSM
8 5 (14.71%) Banking
8 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
9 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 4 (11.76%) BMC
9 4 (11.76%) Remedy
9 4 (11.76%) Service Management
9 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.82%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 5 (14.71%) IBM Notes
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) 3G
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Configuration Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Auditor
5 2 (5.88%) Data Modeller
5 2 (5.88%) Backup Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
1 2 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL
3 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
4 8 (23.53%) Asset Management
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) ITSM
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) ETL
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.88%) Perl
1 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) Python
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) C
1 2 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) MCTS
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) MCSA
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MOS
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) CCA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.88%) GPG13
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Lotus
2 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
3 4 (11.76%) Remedy
3 4 (11.76%) BMC
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.88%) CommVault
5 2 (5.88%) Brocade
6 1 (2.94%) NetScout
6 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.94%) Opsware
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Google
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