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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 156 183 200
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Contract jobs citing CMDB 44 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 1.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 5
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£470 £290 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.06% -20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £368 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.28% -3.63%
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
2008 2355 2428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.16% 38.47% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1576 1805 1821
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 53
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.55 £47.36 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 29 (46.77%) ITIL
2 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
2 23 (37.10%) Finance
3 21 (33.87%) ITSM
3 21 (33.87%) Remedy
4 20 (32.26%) Service Management
5 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (25.81%) Remedy ITSM
7 15 (24.19%) BMC
8 14 (22.58%) Project Management
9 9 (14.52%) Windows
9 9 (14.52%) Degree
10 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
11 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
11 7 (11.29%) Pentaho
11 7 (11.29%) VMware
11 7 (11.29%) Network Management
12 6 (9.68%) Requirements Engineering
12 6 (9.68%) IaaS
12 6 (9.68%) WorldPay
12 6 (9.68%) ServiceNow
12 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.68%) Release Management
12 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
12 6 (9.68%) HP
12 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
12 6 (9.68%) Linux
12 6 (9.68%) PMP

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 3 (4.84%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) SAN
1 5 (8.06%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Pentaho
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) ClearCase
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.84%) JIRA
1 3 (4.84%) FishEye
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Storage Specialist
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 5 (8.06%) Backup Specialist
5 4 (6.45%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Software Configuration Manager
6 3 (4.84%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Remedy Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Remedy Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Sourcing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) ITIL
2 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
3 21 (33.87%) ITSM
4 20 (32.26%) Service Management
5 14 (22.58%) Project Management
6 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.29%) Network Management
8 6 (9.68%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.68%) Release Management
8 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (6.45%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) Python
2 3 (4.84%) Perl
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) PMP
2 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.61%) Control-M
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.61%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Remedy
2 15 (24.19%) BMC
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) WorldPay
4 6 (9.68%) ServiceNow
4 6 (9.68%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) CommVault
5 5 (8.06%) Brocade
5 5 (8.06%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.23%) Lotus
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 2 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (1.61%) Citrix
8 1 (1.61%) CA
8 1 (1.61%) Veritas
8 1 (1.61%) Opsware
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