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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 375 368 414
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +46
Contract jobs citing CMDB 226 204 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 1.32% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 121 47
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£425 £351 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% -15.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £230 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.28% -3.63%
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
16057 15445 13872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.04% 32.17% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10018 9741 8362
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 623 599
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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
London +52 110 £450 +50.00% 6
South East -3 68 £325 -16.66% 5
East of England -1 15 £400 +23.07% 3
West Midlands -6 9 £325 +36.12% 2
Yorkshire -12 8 £375 - 3
North West -22 8 £475 +171.42% 1
South West -23 7 £168 -52.48% 1
North East - 1 - -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 191 (53.06%) ITIL
2 129 (35.83%) Service Management
3 127 (35.28%) ITSM
4 126 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 91 (25.28%) Remedy
6 90 (25.00%) BMC
7 82 (22.78%) ServiceNow
8 70 (19.44%) Remedy ITSM
9 69 (19.17%) Microsoft
10 67 (18.61%) HP
10 67 (18.61%) Finance
11 52 (14.44%) Windows
12 51 (14.17%) SQL
13 49 (13.61%) Web Services
14 47 (13.06%) XML
15 46 (12.78%) HTML
16 44 (12.22%) CSS
17 42 (11.67%) CMS
17 42 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (11.39%) Change Management
19 38 (10.56%) Active Directory
20 37 (10.28%) Java
20 37 (10.28%) Security Cleared
21 36 (10.00%) CA
22 34 (9.44%) MS Office
22 34 (9.44%) Project Management
22 34 (9.44%) Knowledge Management
23 32 (8.89%) Management Information System
24 31 (8.61%) Workflow
25 30 (8.33%) VMware

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 42 (11.67%) CMS
2 8 (2.22%) IBM Notes
2 8 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.94%) WorkSite
4 5 (1.39%) IIS
5 4 (1.11%) JBoss
6 3 (0.83%) Site Server
7 2 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 34 (9.44%) MS Office
2 23 (6.39%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 70 (19.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.67%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.67%) IaaS
2 5 (1.39%) SaaS
3 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.56%) LDAP
2 15 (4.17%) SSL
2 15 (4.17%) VPN
3 13 (3.61%) LAN
3 13 (3.61%) WAN
4 11 (3.06%) SAN
5 10 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.22%) Internet
7 7 (1.94%) MPLS
8 6 (1.67%) DNS
9 5 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.39%) Firewall
9 5 (1.39%) Wireless
9 5 (1.39%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.39%) ADSL
10 3 (0.83%) NAS
11 2 (0.56%) FTP
11 2 (0.56%) DHCP
11 2 (0.56%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.33%) Pentaho
3 5 (1.39%) MS Access
3 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.83%) MySQL
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.56%) DTS
6 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Big Data
7 1 (0.28%) NewSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.78%) JIRA
2 8 (2.22%) ClearCase
2 8 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.67%) FishEye
4 3 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.56%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.28%) Selenium
6 1 (0.28%) ERwin
6 1 (0.28%) MSI
6 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 67 (18.61%) Finance
2 24 (6.67%) Banking
3 21 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.50%) Legal
5 8 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.83%) Retail
8 3 (0.83%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.83%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Local Government
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (25.00%) Analyst
2 65 (18.06%) Developer
3 53 (14.72%) ServiceNow Developer
4 44 (12.22%) Consultant
5 25 (6.94%) Configuration Manager
6 24 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 22 (6.11%) ITSM Consultant
8 20 (5.56%) Configuration Analyst
8 20 (5.56%) Service Analyst
9 19 (5.28%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 18 (5.00%) Architect
11 15 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
11 15 (4.17%) Technical Developer
12 14 (3.89%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.89%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 13 (3.61%) Project Manager
14 12 (3.33%) Administrator
15 9 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
16 8 (2.22%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (13.61%) Web Services
2 47 (13.06%) XML
3 46 (12.78%) HTML
4 44 (12.22%) CSS
5 19 (5.28%) SOAP
6 15 (4.17%) Ajax
7 14 (3.89%) COM
8 8 (2.22%) .NET
9 6 (1.67%) J2EE
10 3 (0.83%) REST
11 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (0.56%) Drools
11 2 (0.56%) XSLT
12 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.28%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.83%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.94%) Statistics
6 5 (1.39%) e-Health
7 4 (1.11%) Clustering
7 4 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.83%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.83%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.83%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.44%) Windows
2 24 (6.67%) UNIX
3 23 (6.39%) Linux
4 15 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.06%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.78%) Solaris
8 9 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.11%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.28%) AIX
13 1 (0.28%) SUSE
13 1 (0.28%) Android
13 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (53.06%) ITIL
2 129 (35.83%) Service Management
3 127 (35.28%) ITSM
4 126 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 41 (11.39%) Change Management
6 34 (9.44%) Project Management
6 34 (9.44%) Knowledge Management
7 31 (8.61%) Workflow
8 27 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 26 (7.22%) Asset Management
9 26 (7.22%) Network Management
10 25 (6.94%) IT Asset Management
11 23 (6.39%) Content Management
12 22 (6.11%) Service Delivery
13 20 (5.56%) Data Modelling
14 18 (5.00%) Incident Management
15 17 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (4.44%) Release Management
17 15 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (14.17%) SQL
2 37 (10.28%) Java
3 26 (7.22%) JavaScript
4 17 (4.72%) Perl
5 13 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.22%) Python
7 7 (1.94%) Jython
7 7 (1.94%) VBScript
8 6 (1.67%) PHP
9 3 (0.83%) VB
10 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.28%) C#
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) COBOL
11 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.28%) VB6
11 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 29 (8.06%) Degree
3 23 (6.39%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (3.61%) CCNA
7 9 (2.50%) CCNP
8 8 (2.22%) CCIE
8 8 (2.22%) PMP
8 8 (2.22%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.11%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.83%) CISSP
11 3 (0.83%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.83%) CISM
12 2 (0.56%) CCSA
12 2 (0.56%) CCSP
12 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.28%) SLA
2 6 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.67%) QA
3 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.83%) COBIT
5 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (10.56%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.56%) XenApp
5 2 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.56%) Xen
5 2 (0.56%) vCloud
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
2 11 (3.06%) SCCM
3 8 (2.22%) HP NNM
3 8 (2.22%) BladeLogic
4 6 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (1.39%) SCOM
5 5 (1.39%) OVSD
6 4 (1.11%) Puppet
6 4 (1.11%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.83%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.83%) OpenView
8 2 (0.56%) Nessus
8 2 (0.56%) Netcool
8 2 (0.56%) Control-M
8 2 (0.56%) Nagios
8 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.56%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.56%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (25.28%) Remedy
2 90 (25.00%) BMC
3 82 (22.78%) ServiceNow
4 69 (19.17%) Microsoft
5 67 (18.61%) HP
6 36 (10.00%) CA
7 30 (8.33%) VMware
8 21 (5.83%) Citrix
9 19 (5.28%) Cisco
10 17 (4.72%) Oracle
11 15 (4.17%) Opsware
12 13 (3.61%) NetScout
13 8 (2.22%) Lotus
14 7 (1.94%) Progress
14 7 (1.94%) Atlassian
15 6 (1.67%) WorldPay
16 5 (1.39%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.39%) LANDesk
16 5 (1.39%) Brocade
16 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
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