The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 443 437 444
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing CMDB 136 115 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 41
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£400 £400 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £537 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Average hourly rate £12.89 £18.75 £100.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.28% -81.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.08 £12.73 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £23.71 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £22.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-54.54% -33.83%
CMDB
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15290 14865 13381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.84% 31.74% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10003 9386 8026
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 625 763
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.27 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +6.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in England

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in England

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in England

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
London 0 54 £441 +14.98% 5
South East 0 48 £400 - 2
West Midlands - 11 £338 - 3
East of England -9 9 £300 -22.58% 1
North West -8 7 £150 -6.54%
Yorkshire -11 2 £270 -16.92% 1
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - - 2
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 131 (52.61%) ITIL
2 110 (44.18%) Configuration Management
3 68 (27.31%) Microsoft
4 65 (26.10%) Service Management
5 62 (24.90%) ITSM
6 56 (22.49%) Remedy
7 53 (21.29%) BMC
8 48 (19.28%) Remedy ITSM
9 42 (16.87%) Change Management
9 42 (16.87%) Management Information System
10 41 (16.47%) Windows
11 37 (14.86%) SLA
12 36 (14.46%) Asset Management
13 32 (12.85%) Security Cleared
14 31 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (12.45%) Active Directory
15 29 (11.65%) HP
15 29 (11.65%) Service Delivery
16 27 (10.84%) Project Management
16 27 (10.84%) Web Services
16 27 (10.84%) SC Cleared
17 23 (9.24%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (9.24%) Finance
18 22 (8.84%) Incident Management
18 22 (8.84%) Knowledge Management
19 21 (8.43%) MS Office
19 21 (8.43%) Data Modelling
20 20 (8.03%) MS Excel
21 19 (7.63%) SQL Server
21 19 (7.63%) VMware

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (6.83%) CMS
2 16 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.82%) IBM Notes
4 8 (3.21%) IIS
5 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.81%) Apache
6 4 (1.61%) Site Server
6 4 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.80%) Confluence
8 1 (0.40%) Lync
8 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (8.43%) MS Office
2 20 (8.03%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (19.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.01%) assyst
3 4 (1.61%) Remedy AR System
4 3 (1.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) SaaS
1 3 (1.20%) Office 365
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) PaaS
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.83%) LDAP
2 14 (5.62%) VPN
3 11 (4.42%) Firewall
4 10 (4.02%) SSL
5 6 (2.41%) DNS
6 5 (2.01%) LAN
7 3 (1.20%) SAN
7 3 (1.20%) MPLS
8 2 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.80%) VLAN
8 2 (0.80%) Internet
8 2 (0.80%) SNMP
8 2 (0.80%) DHCP
8 2 (0.80%) FTP
8 2 (0.80%) HTTP
9 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.40%) VoIP
9 1 (0.40%) WAN
9 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.80%) DTS
4 2 (0.80%) Star Schema
4 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.80%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.40%) MS Access
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.01%) NUnit
2 5 (2.01%) Selenium
3 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.80%) JIRA
3 2 (0.80%) MSI
3 2 (0.80%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.40%) Log4Net
4 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.40%) ClearQuest
General
1 23 (9.24%) Finance
2 15 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.61%) Legal
3 9 (3.61%) Banking
4 7 (2.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.81%) Law
5 5 (2.01%) Electronics
5 5 (2.01%) Marketing
6 4 (1.61%) Military
7 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.80%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (19.68%) Analyst
2 31 (12.45%) Consultant
3 28 (11.24%) Configuration Manager
4 17 (6.83%) Developer
5 14 (5.62%) Configuration Analyst
6 13 (5.22%) Desktop Support
7 12 (4.82%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (4.82%) Deskside Support
7 12 (4.82%) ITSM Consultant
7 12 (4.82%) ServiceNow Developer
8 11 (4.42%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 11 (4.42%) Remedy Consultant
8 11 (4.42%) Business Analyst
8 11 (4.42%) Administrator
9 10 (4.02%) Change Manager
9 10 (4.02%) Architect
9 10 (4.02%) Technical Developer
10 9 (3.61%) Software Manager
10 9 (3.61%) Designer
10 9 (3.61%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.84%) Web Services
2 17 (6.83%) HTML
3 15 (6.02%) .NET
4 12 (4.82%) XML
5 11 (4.42%) CSS
5 11 (4.42%) SOAP
5 11 (4.42%) Ajax
6 10 (4.02%) COM
7 7 (2.81%) Middleware
8 6 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.41%) ADO.NET
8 6 (2.41%) HTML5
9 5 (2.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (2.01%) WCF
10 3 (1.20%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.40%) MSMQ
12 1 (0.40%) CGI
12 1 (0.40%) XML-RPC
12 1 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.87%) Management Information System
2 31 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.41%) iPad
4 5 (2.01%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.01%) DTV
5 4 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.61%) Clustering
5 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.20%) iPhone
6 3 (1.20%) PKI
7 2 (0.80%) User Experience
7 2 (0.80%) IVR
8 1 (0.40%) Tandem
8 1 (0.40%) AS400
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) PMI
8 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.47%) Windows
2 16 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (4.82%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.21%) Linux
6 7 (2.81%) UNIX
6 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.40%) VMS
9 1 (0.40%) MVS
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (52.61%) ITIL
2 110 (44.18%) Configuration Management
3 65 (26.10%) Service Management
4 62 (24.90%) ITSM
5 42 (16.87%) Change Management
6 36 (14.46%) Asset Management
7 29 (11.65%) Service Delivery
8 27 (10.84%) Project Management
9 22 (8.84%) Knowledge Management
9 22 (8.84%) Incident Management
10 21 (8.43%) Data Modelling
11 19 (7.63%) ITIL V3
12 17 (6.83%) Problem Management
13 15 (6.02%) Release Management
14 13 (5.22%) SOA
14 13 (5.22%) IT Asset Management
15 12 (4.82%) Software Licensing
15 12 (4.82%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (4.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.43%) JavaScript
1 16 (6.43%) SQL
2 10 (4.02%) C
2 10 (4.02%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.61%) Perl
4 8 (3.21%) C#
4 8 (3.21%) Python
5 4 (1.61%) PHP
6 3 (1.20%) Java
7 2 (0.80%) VB
7 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.40%) COBOL
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (12.85%) Security Cleared
2 27 (10.84%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.24%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (7.63%) Degree
5 17 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.82%) MCSE
7 10 (4.02%) A+ Certification
7 10 (4.02%) MCITP
8 7 (2.81%) CRISC
8 7 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.81%) CISM
8 7 (2.81%) CISSP
9 5 (2.01%) MCSA
10 4 (1.61%) ISEB
10 4 (1.61%) MCP
11 3 (1.20%) MCTS
12 2 (0.80%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
13 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.86%) SLA
2 7 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.41%) GPG13
4 5 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 5 (2.01%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) P3O
System Software
1 31 (12.45%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.81%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.80%) vCloud
6 1 (0.40%) Docker
6 1 (0.40%) LXC
6 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (6.83%) SCCM
2 13 (5.22%) SCOM
2 13 (5.22%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (2.41%) SCOrch
4 5 (2.01%) OpenView
5 4 (1.61%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.20%) WSUS
6 3 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.20%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.80%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.80%) Netcool
7 2 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.80%) SCSM
8 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.40%) Control-M
Vendors
1 68 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 56 (22.49%) Remedy
3 53 (21.29%) BMC
4 29 (11.65%) HP
5 19 (7.63%) VMware
5 19 (7.63%) ServiceNow
6 17 (6.83%) Oracle
7 16 (6.43%) Citrix
8 12 (4.82%) Lotus
9 9 (3.61%) Cisco
10 8 (3.21%) SAP
11 4 (1.61%) Dell
11 4 (1.61%) Symantec
11 4 (1.61%) McAfee
11 4 (1.61%) Capita
12 3 (1.20%) Avaya
12 3 (1.20%) CommVault
12 3 (1.20%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.20%) IBM
12 3 (1.20%) NetScout
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