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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 420 456 498
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +42
Contract jobs citing CMDB 214 179 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.02% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 88 63
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £285 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £512 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £349
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Median hourly rate £35.50 £15.77 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £14.35 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £24.50 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £15.77 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+125.11% -
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
16802 17537 16827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.48% 32.98% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10926 11178 10192
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 709 722
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

CMDB Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
London -29 90 £475 +10.14% 6
South East +29 55 £463 +23.33% 3
West Midlands -5 27 £425 -2.57%
North East - 11 £260 -
South West +27 10 £300 - 1
East of England +16 10 £463 -3.64%
Yorkshire -1 9 £475 +35.71% 2
North West +20 4 £330 +26.92% 1
East Midlands -7 1 £376 -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 England region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 167 (47.85%) ITIL
2 129 (36.96%) ServiceNow
3 128 (36.68%) Configuration Management
4 97 (27.79%) Service Management
5 95 (27.22%) ITSM
6 67 (19.20%) ITIL V3
7 66 (18.91%) Change Management
8 61 (17.48%) Remedy
9 59 (16.91%) Web Services
10 57 (16.33%) JavaScript
11 56 (16.05%) BMC
12 52 (14.90%) Finance
13 49 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (13.75%) Security Cleared
15 47 (13.47%) Microsoft
16 46 (13.18%) Windows
17 43 (12.32%) CMS
17 43 (12.32%) Remedy ITSM
18 41 (11.75%) Knowledge Management
18 41 (11.75%) HP
19 39 (11.17%) Problem Management
19 39 (11.17%) Asset Management
20 38 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (10.60%) Active Directory
22 36 (10.32%) Content Management
22 36 (10.32%) SC Cleared
23 35 (10.03%) SLA
23 35 (10.03%) SQL
23 35 (10.03%) Analytics
24 34 (9.74%) Incident Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in 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 43 (12.32%) CMS
2 13 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.87%) IIS
4 9 (2.58%) Apache
4 9 (2.58%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.43%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.29%) FileNet
8 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.58%) MS Office
3 8 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 43 (12.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (3.15%) Remedy AR System
3 8 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.86%) assyst
5 1 (0.29%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.58%) PaaS
3 9 (2.58%) SaaS
4 7 (2.01%) IaaS
5 5 (1.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) iTunes
6 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.30%) Firewall
2 12 (3.44%) DNS
3 10 (2.87%) DHCP
4 7 (2.01%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (1.72%) MPLS
6 5 (1.43%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.43%) FCAPS
6 5 (1.43%) Internet
6 5 (1.43%) LDAP
7 4 (1.15%) NAS
7 4 (1.15%) SAN
8 3 (0.86%) Network Security
8 3 (0.86%) SSL
8 3 (0.86%) VPN
8 3 (0.86%) WAN
9 2 (0.57%) BGP
9 2 (0.57%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.57%) LAN
9 2 (0.57%) OSPF
9 2 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.86%) MySQL
4 2 (0.57%) MS Access
4 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.29%) IDOL
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (2.87%) JIRA
2 9 (2.58%) MSI
3 4 (1.15%) Ant
3 4 (1.15%) Gradle
3 4 (1.15%) Maven
4 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.29%) LSMW
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (14.90%) Finance
2 25 (7.16%) Banking
3 15 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.01%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.43%) Publishing
6 4 (1.15%) Billing
6 4 (1.15%) Legal
6 4 (1.15%) Retail
7 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 64 (18.34%) Analyst
2 60 (17.19%) Developer
3 51 (14.61%) ServiceNow Developer
4 44 (12.61%) Architect
5 36 (10.32%) Consultant
6 18 (5.16%) Administrator
7 17 (4.87%) Configuration Analyst
7 17 (4.87%) Configuration Manager
8 16 (4.58%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.01%) Service Manager
9 14 (4.01%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 12 (3.44%) Remedy Architect
11 10 (2.87%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.58%) Asset and Configuration Manager
12 9 (2.58%) IT Analyst
12 9 (2.58%) Software Asset Manager
12 9 (2.58%) Software Manager
13 8 (2.29%) IT Manager
13 8 (2.29%) Project Manager
13 8 (2.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (16.91%) Web Services
2 27 (7.74%) AngularJS
3 23 (6.59%) HTML
4 22 (6.30%) CSS
5 15 (4.30%) Middleware
6 14 (4.01%) XML
7 10 (2.87%) REST
7 10 (2.87%) SOAP
8 9 (2.58%) Ajax
9 5 (1.43%) jQuery
10 4 (1.15%) .NET
11 3 (0.86%) JSON
11 3 (0.86%) XHTML
12 2 (0.57%) J2EE
12 2 (0.57%) JDBC
12 2 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.57%) WSDL
13 1 (0.29%) ODBC
13 1 (0.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.31%) Management Information System
3 25 (7.16%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.58%) User Experience
5 13 (3.72%) Clustering
6 5 (1.43%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.86%) Handset
8 3 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.86%) PMI
8 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.57%) NHS
9 2 (0.57%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.57%) Replication
9 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (13.18%) Windows
2 21 (6.02%) Unix
3 13 (3.72%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.44%) Linux
5 10 (2.87%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.15%) Solaris
10 3 (0.86%) AIX
10 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.86%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.57%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.29%) HPUX
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (47.85%) ITIL
2 128 (36.68%) Configuration Management
3 97 (27.79%) Service Management
4 95 (27.22%) ITSM
5 67 (19.20%) ITIL V3
6 66 (18.91%) Change Management
7 49 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (11.75%) Knowledge Management
9 39 (11.17%) Asset Management
9 39 (11.17%) Problem Management
10 36 (10.32%) Content Management
11 35 (10.03%) Analytics
12 34 (9.74%) Incident Management
13 33 (9.46%) Service Delivery
14 32 (9.17%) Project Management
15 31 (8.88%) Translating Business Requirements
16 30 (8.60%) Workflow
17 26 (7.45%) Portfolio Management
18 24 (6.88%) Data Modelling
19 23 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (16.33%) JavaScript
2 35 (10.03%) SQL
3 28 (8.02%) Java
4 16 (4.58%) PHP
5 13 (3.72%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.87%) Perl
7 8 (2.29%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.29%) VBA
8 6 (1.72%) Python
9 5 (1.43%) C++
10 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.15%) VBScript
11 3 (0.86%) VB
12 2 (0.57%) C
13 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (13.75%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.32%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.58%) Degree
4 14 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.58%) ISEB
5 9 (2.58%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.43%) MCSE
7 4 (1.15%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.15%) CCNA
7 4 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.15%) LPIC
7 4 (1.15%) MCP
8 3 (0.86%) BICSI Certification
8 3 (0.86%) CAPM
8 3 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.03%) SLA
2 8 (2.29%) COBIT
3 7 (2.01%) QA
4 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.57%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.57%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.44%) Firmware
4 10 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (2.58%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.72%) Docker
7 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.57%) Samba
8 2 (0.57%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.29%) NFS
9 1 (0.29%) UAG
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) vSphere
9 1 (0.29%) XenApp
9 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (7.45%) SCCM
2 14 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.44%) OpenView
3 12 (3.44%) Puppet
4 11 (3.15%) OPNET
5 9 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (2.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (2.58%) Perfmon
6 7 (2.01%) HP SIM
6 7 (2.01%) HP UCMDB
7 6 (1.72%) SCOM
7 6 (1.72%) WSUS
8 4 (1.15%) Ansible
8 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.15%) Nagios
8 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.86%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (0.86%) TADDM
Vendors
1 129 (36.96%) ServiceNow
2 61 (17.48%) Remedy
3 56 (16.05%) BMC
4 47 (13.47%) Microsoft
5 41 (11.75%) HP
6 31 (8.88%) Oracle
7 27 (7.74%) CA
8 21 (6.02%) VMware
9 17 (4.87%) Cisco
9 17 (4.87%) Citrix
10 14 (4.01%) IBM
11 12 (3.44%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.58%) Lotus
13 8 (2.29%) EMC
14 7 (2.01%) Dell
14 7 (2.01%) Riverbed
15 6 (1.72%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.72%) SevOne
16 5 (1.43%) Juniper
16 5 (1.43%) Tufin
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