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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 428 386 450
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +64
Contract jobs citing CMDB 141 163 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.08% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 109 24
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£450 £388 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +16.66%
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
14886 15119 12892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.43% 31.64% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9167 9418 7949
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 613 667
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -24.98%

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 26 March 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
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 26 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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 -4 54 £463 +27.58% 8
South East -13 41 £381 -4.68% 9
North West -19 18 £400 -14.43% 4
West Midlands -1 9 £338 +65.64% 2
South West -25 7 £275 -26.66% 2
East of England -1 5 £450 +16.12% 3
Yorkshire -8 3 £325 - 2
East Midlands -5 1 - -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 151 (54.51%) ITIL
2 109 (39.35%) Configuration Management
3 84 (30.32%) Service Management
4 81 (29.24%) ITSM
5 71 (25.63%) Microsoft
6 49 (17.69%) Remedy
6 49 (17.69%) ServiceNow
7 46 (16.61%) Finance
8 45 (16.25%) Change Management
8 45 (16.25%) BMC
9 42 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (14.44%) Remedy ITSM
11 39 (14.08%) HP
12 37 (13.36%) Web Services
13 34 (12.27%) Windows
14 31 (11.19%) Management Information System
15 30 (10.83%) Active Directory
16 28 (10.11%) XML
16 28 (10.11%) MS Office
16 28 (10.11%) HTML
17 27 (9.75%) IT Asset Management
17 27 (9.75%) Degree
18 26 (9.39%) CSS
18 26 (9.39%) MS Excel
19 24 (8.66%) SQL
19 24 (8.66%) Security Cleared
20 23 (8.30%) Network Management
20 23 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
21 22 (7.94%) CMS
21 22 (7.94%) Asset Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 22 (7.94%) CMS
2 15 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.17%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.81%) WorkSite
6 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.08%) Site Server
7 3 (1.08%) IIS
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.36%) Lync
9 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (10.11%) MS Office
2 26 (9.39%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 40 (14.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.44%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.72%) assyst
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.53%) IaaS
2 4 (1.44%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.58%) LDAP
2 20 (7.22%) VPN
3 18 (6.50%) SSL
4 9 (3.25%) Firewall
5 7 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.53%) DNS
5 7 (2.53%) LAN
6 6 (2.17%) SAN
6 6 (2.17%) MPLS
7 5 (1.81%) WAN
8 3 (1.08%) Wireless
8 3 (1.08%) Internet
8 3 (1.08%) SNMP
8 3 (1.08%) ADSL
8 3 (1.08%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.72%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.72%) FTP
9 2 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.25%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.53%) Pentaho
4 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.72%) MySQL
6 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.72%) DTS
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) MS Access
7 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
7 1 (0.36%) NewSQL
7 1 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.81%) NUnit
2 5 (1.81%) Selenium
3 2 (0.72%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.36%) ERwin
4 1 (0.36%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (16.61%) Finance
2 17 (6.14%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.14%) Banking
3 8 (2.89%) Legal
4 6 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.44%) Billing
7 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.36%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (27.08%) Analyst
2 45 (16.25%) Developer
3 34 (12.27%) Consultant
4 32 (11.55%) ServiceNow Developer
5 23 (8.30%) ITSM Consultant
6 21 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 21 (7.58%) Configuration Manager
7 19 (6.86%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 19 (6.86%) Technical Consultant
7 19 (6.86%) Configuration Analyst
8 18 (6.50%) Technical Developer
9 17 (6.14%) Senior Consultant
10 16 (5.78%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 16 (5.78%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.05%) Service Analyst
12 13 (4.69%) Administrator
13 11 (3.97%) Change Manager
14 10 (3.61%) Desktop Support
14 10 (3.61%) Architect
15 8 (2.89%) Change and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.36%) Web Services
2 28 (10.11%) XML
2 28 (10.11%) HTML
3 26 (9.39%) CSS
4 18 (6.50%) SOAP
4 18 (6.50%) Ajax
5 17 (6.14%) COM
6 11 (3.97%) .NET
7 5 (1.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (1.81%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.81%) WCF
8 3 (1.08%) J2EE
9 2 (0.72%) Drools
9 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.72%) XSLT
10 1 (0.36%) Middleware
10 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (11.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.89%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.44%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.44%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.08%) e-Health
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.72%) iPhone
6 2 (0.72%) PKI
6 2 (0.72%) iPad
6 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.72%) DTV
6 2 (0.72%) Clustering
6 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.36%) Tandem
7 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.27%) Windows
2 12 (4.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (3.97%) UNIX
3 11 (3.97%) Linux
3 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.89%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.81%) Solaris
7 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) VMS
8 1 (0.36%) AIX
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.36%) Android
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (54.51%) ITIL
2 109 (39.35%) Configuration Management
3 84 (30.32%) Service Management
4 81 (29.24%) ITSM
5 45 (16.25%) Change Management
6 27 (9.75%) IT Asset Management
7 23 (8.30%) Network Management
7 23 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (7.94%) Asset Management
9 20 (7.22%) Project Management
10 19 (6.86%) Incident Management
10 19 (6.86%) Data Modelling
11 18 (6.50%) Service Delivery
11 18 (6.50%) ITIL V2
11 18 (6.50%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (6.50%) Customer Engagement
12 17 (6.14%) Release Management
12 17 (6.14%) PRINCE2
13 14 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (5.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.66%) SQL
2 20 (7.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (5.05%) Java
4 7 (2.53%) Perl
5 5 (1.81%) PHP
5 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.08%) VBScript
7 2 (0.72%) VB
7 2 (0.72%) C
7 2 (0.72%) Python
7 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.36%) Jython
8 1 (0.36%) C#
8 1 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (9.75%) Degree
2 24 (8.66%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (7.22%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.33%) CCNA
5 8 (2.89%) CCIE
5 8 (2.89%) CCNP
6 7 (2.53%) CISM
6 7 (2.53%) PMP
6 7 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.53%) CISSP
6 7 (2.53%) CRISC
7 5 (1.81%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.81%) MCSE
8 4 (1.44%) MCITP
9 3 (1.08%) ISEB
10 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.58%) SLA
2 7 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.17%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.81%) QA
5 3 (1.08%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) P3O
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (10.83%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.72%) Xen
4 2 (0.72%) vCloud
4 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) Docker
5 1 (0.36%) LXC
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (6.86%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (3.25%) SCCM
3 8 (2.89%) HP NNM
4 4 (1.44%) SCOM
5 3 (1.08%) Puppet
5 3 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.72%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.72%) WSUS
6 2 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.72%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.72%) SCSM
6 2 (0.72%) OpenView
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.72%) Netcool
6 2 (0.72%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.36%) OVSD
7 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 71 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 49 (17.69%) Remedy
2 49 (17.69%) ServiceNow
3 45 (16.25%) BMC
4 39 (14.08%) HP
5 21 (7.58%) Cisco
6 20 (7.22%) Oracle
6 20 (7.22%) VMware
7 16 (5.78%) Citrix
8 15 (5.42%) Opsware
9 14 (5.05%) CA
10 13 (4.69%) NetScout
11 6 (2.17%) Lotus
12 5 (1.81%) IBM
12 5 (1.81%) Progress
12 5 (1.81%) SAP
13 4 (1.44%) Capita
13 4 (1.44%) Symantec
14 3 (1.08%) Sun
14 3 (1.08%) Avaya
Chester
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 9 Months contract
Posted: Yesterday
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: Excellent Day Rates Available
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfont, Middlesex
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rubicon Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: €350 - €450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £470 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 22 days ago