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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 133 126 119
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing CMDB 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.30% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
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£400 £265 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% +7.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £202 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £367 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.77 £26.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.49% +32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £26.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-40.49% -37.64%
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
808 844 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.12% 27.58% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 478 350
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 88 89
Average hourly rate £24.32 £27.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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
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 4 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -4 3 - - 4
Suffolk - 3 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Essex - 2 £419 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Service Management
3 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) MS Office
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) Statistics
8 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) IBM Notes
8 5 (21.74%) MS Access
8 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) Lotus
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) IIS
9 4 (17.39%) UNIX
9 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
10 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) IBM Notes
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WebEx
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Deskside Support
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Statistics
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) FMCG
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Service Management
3 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITSM
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) A+ Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MOS
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.35%) ZENworks
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Lotus
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) Remedy
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Nokia
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian