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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 190 205 217
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Contract jobs citing CMDB 13 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.34% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Average daily rate
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£250 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.94% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £620 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +80.85%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1787 2327 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 32.72% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1684 1911
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 48
Average hourly rate £20.38 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.35 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 33 (84.62%) ITIL
2 31 (79.49%) Configuration Management
3 25 (64.10%) ServiceNow
4 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
4 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
5 20 (51.28%) MS Office
6 19 (48.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
7 18 (46.15%) CMS
8 16 (41.03%) IBM Notes
8 16 (41.03%) Lotus
9 15 (38.46%) Banking
10 12 (30.77%) ISO 9001
11 8 (20.51%) Service Management
12 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) Change Management
13 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
14 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
14 5 (12.82%) Finance
14 5 (12.82%) Remedy
14 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
14 5 (12.82%) HP UCMDB
15 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
15 4 (10.26%) ITIL V2
15 4 (10.26%) Windows
15 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
15 4 (10.26%) HP
15 4 (10.26%) C
16 3 (7.69%) .NET
16 3 (7.69%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (46.15%) CMS
1 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 16 (41.03%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
2 20 (51.28%) MS Office
3 19 (48.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) PBX
1 1 (2.56%) PSTN
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) MPLS
1 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 15 (38.46%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Analyst
2 22 (56.41%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Asset Manager
5 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) ITIL
2 31 (79.49%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.51%) Service Management
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL V2
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) ITSM
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Use Case
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.56%) Change Control
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) C
2 2 (5.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) MCT
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) ServiceNow
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) Lotus
4 5 (12.82%) Remedy
5 4 (10.26%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago