The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 139 121 131
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing CMDB 10 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.41% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£288 £265 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.49% +17.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.91% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -66.66%
CMDB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
926 732 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.96% 30.42% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 365 350
Average daily rate £340 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.34% -4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 92 93
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.39% +36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £45.20 £40.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMDB across the East of England region.

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the East of England region.

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CMDB
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

CMDB Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) Incident Management
4 12 (54.55%) ITIL V3
4 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 12 (54.55%) SLA
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
7 9 (40.91%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (40.91%) Change Management
8 8 (36.36%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
9 7 (31.82%) HP
9 7 (31.82%) Citrix
9 7 (31.82%) CRM
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 6 (27.27%) UNIX
10 6 (27.27%) IIS
11 5 (22.73%) Solaris
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
12 4 (18.18%) Military
12 4 (18.18%) Middleware
12 4 (18.18%) Lotus
12 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
12 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
12 4 (18.18%) IBM Notes
12 4 (18.18%) Apache
12 4 (18.18%) .NET
12 4 (18.18%) Oracle

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (27.27%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) IBM Notes
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.55%) MSI
2 1 (4.55%) Log4Net
General
1 4 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
1 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
1 2 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
1 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (4.55%) Network Support
2 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
2 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Developer
2 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
2 1 (4.55%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) AS400
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) Incident Management
4 12 (54.55%) ITIL V3
4 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
5 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
6 9 (40.91%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (40.91%) Change Management
7 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
8 7 (31.82%) CRM
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.09%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) Coaching
10 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
10 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) OpenView
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) SCSM
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) HP
1 7 (31.82%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Lotus
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) EMC