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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 150 160 194
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +34
Contract jobs citing CMDB 9 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.088% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.22% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Median daily rate £375 - £283
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £29.14 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+54.45% +87.96%
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
1310 1374 2185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.59% 40.11% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1057 1697
Median daily rate £505 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.85 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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
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 5 December 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 (81.82%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
2 13 (59.09%) ServiceNow
3 11 (50.00%) Banking
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) ITSM
7 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) COBIT
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco
9 4 (18.18%) Project Management
9 4 (18.18%) Change Management
10 3 (13.64%) Firewall
10 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
10 3 (13.64%) Remedy
10 3 (13.64%) OPNET
10 3 (13.64%) DNS
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
10 3 (13.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (13.64%) LAN
10 3 (13.64%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) DHCP

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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 11 (50.00%) Banking
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Configuration Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
3 7 (31.82%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Data Validation
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) OPNET
1 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
1 3 (13.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Control-M
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) Xymon
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) ServiceNow
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
3 3 (13.64%) Remedy
3 3 (13.64%) Riverbed
3 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) BMC
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) VMware