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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 114 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing CMDB 12 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.48% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 9
Median daily rate £488 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £490 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+203.44% +3.57%
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
726 813 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.58% 29.39% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 455 450
Median daily rate £400 £370 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 74 59
Median hourly rate £19.00 £32.10 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.80% +39.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £42.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 8 £425 -10.52%
Essex - 3 £675 -
Bedfordshire +3 1 - - 1
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Remedy
2 7 (35.00%) BMC
2 7 (35.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (30.00%) ITSM
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Process Management
4 5 (25.00%) Change Control
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Clustering
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (15.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (15.00%) SLA
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) CommVault
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Remedy Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 5 (25.00%) Process Management
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) BMC
1 7 (35.00%) Remedy
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) NetApp
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) CommVault
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard