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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 423 433 425
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing CMDB 135 106 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.77% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 62 41
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£441 £400 £257
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% +55.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £250
% change year-on-year
- +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% -47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.08 £9.53 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.22 £14.80 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £11.21 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+40.74% -49.64%
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
14152 13841 12436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.47% 31.47% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9029 8668 7539
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 554 752
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.91 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 62 £475 +18.60% 6
South East +8 31 £425 +3.03% 9
North West -1 15 £375 -3.84% 4
West Midlands - 10 £338 - 1
East of England -3 9 £300 -22.58% 5
Yorkshire -7 2 - - 2
East Midlands +13 1 - - 1
South West - - - - 3
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 128 (53.56%) ITIL
2 110 (46.03%) Configuration Management
3 72 (30.13%) Service Management
4 69 (28.87%) Microsoft
5 65 (27.20%) ITSM
6 48 (20.08%) Change Management
7 44 (18.41%) Remedy
8 41 (17.15%) Management Information System
9 40 (16.74%) BMC
10 37 (15.48%) Windows
10 37 (15.48%) Remedy ITSM
11 36 (15.06%) Active Directory
12 34 (14.23%) HP
13 32 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (12.13%) ServiceNow
14 29 (12.13%) SLA
15 28 (11.72%) Project Management
15 28 (11.72%) Incident Management
16 27 (11.30%) Degree
16 27 (11.30%) Finance
17 26 (10.88%) Web Services
18 25 (10.46%) MS Office
19 24 (10.04%) Security Cleared
20 23 (9.62%) Service Delivery
20 23 (9.62%) VMware
21 22 (9.21%) SQL Server
21 22 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
22 20 (8.37%) LDAP
22 20 (8.37%) Citrix
23 19 (7.95%) ITIL Certification

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (6.69%) SharePoint
1 16 (6.69%) MS Exchange
1 16 (6.69%) CMS
2 12 (5.02%) IBM Notes
3 7 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.51%) IIS
4 6 (2.51%) Apache
5 5 (2.09%) Site Server
5 5 (2.09%) WorkSite
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (10.46%) MS Office
2 17 (7.11%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (15.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.09%) assyst
3 4 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.84%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.51%) IaaS
2 4 (1.67%) SaaS
3 3 (1.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.37%) LDAP
2 18 (7.53%) VPN
3 14 (5.86%) SSL
4 11 (4.60%) Firewall
5 6 (2.51%) DNS
6 5 (2.09%) LAN
6 5 (2.09%) SAN
7 3 (1.26%) SNMP
7 3 (1.26%) MPLS
8 2 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.84%) VLAN
8 2 (0.84%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.84%) Internet
8 2 (0.84%) DHCP
8 2 (0.84%) FTP
8 2 (0.84%) HTTP
9 1 (0.42%) Wireless
9 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.67%) Pentaho
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.84%) DTS
5 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.42%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.09%) NUnit
1 5 (2.09%) Selenium
1 5 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.84%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.42%) ClearQuest
General
1 27 (11.30%) Finance
2 11 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.18%) Banking
4 7 (2.93%) Law
4 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.51%) Legal
6 4 (1.67%) Marketing
6 4 (1.67%) Electronics
6 4 (1.67%) Military
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (19.67%) Analyst
2 28 (11.72%) Developer
3 25 (10.46%) Configuration Manager
4 24 (10.04%) Consultant
5 19 (7.95%) ServiceNow Developer
6 16 (6.69%) ITSM Consultant
6 16 (6.69%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (6.28%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.28%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 14 (5.86%) Technical Developer
9 12 (5.02%) Desktop Support
9 12 (5.02%) Deskside Support
9 12 (5.02%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 12 (5.02%) Senior Consultant
9 12 (5.02%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.02%) Administrator
10 10 (4.18%) Configuration Analyst
10 10 (4.18%) Change Manager
11 9 (3.77%) Architect
11 9 (3.77%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.88%) Web Services
2 17 (7.11%) HTML
3 16 (6.69%) XML
4 15 (6.28%) CSS
4 15 (6.28%) SOAP
4 15 (6.28%) Ajax
5 13 (5.44%) COM
6 8 (3.35%) .NET
7 7 (2.93%) Middleware
8 5 (2.09%) WCF
8 5 (2.09%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (1.26%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.42%) XML-RPC
10 1 (0.42%) ADO.NET
10 1 (0.42%) REST
10 1 (0.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.15%) Management Information System
2 32 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.09%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.09%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.09%) iPad
5 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.67%) DTV
5 4 (1.67%) Clustering
6 3 (1.26%) PKI
6 3 (1.26%) iPhone
7 2 (0.84%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.84%) IVR
8 1 (0.42%) AS400
8 1 (0.42%) Replication
8 1 (0.42%) Tandem
8 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.42%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.48%) Windows
2 17 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.86%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.35%) Linux
6 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.51%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.67%) UNIX
9 1 (0.42%) VMS
9 1 (0.42%) MVS
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (53.56%) ITIL
2 110 (46.03%) Configuration Management
3 72 (30.13%) Service Management
4 65 (27.20%) ITSM
5 48 (20.08%) Change Management
6 28 (11.72%) Project Management
6 28 (11.72%) Incident Management
7 23 (9.62%) Service Delivery
8 18 (7.53%) IT Asset Management
8 18 (7.53%) Release Management
9 17 (7.11%) Data Modelling
9 17 (7.11%) Problem Management
9 17 (7.11%) Network Management
10 16 (6.69%) ITIL V3
10 16 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.69%) Asset Management
11 15 (6.28%) Knowledge Management
12 14 (5.86%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (5.86%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (5.86%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (5.44%) SQL
3 11 (4.60%) C
4 4 (1.67%) PHP
5 3 (1.26%) Perl
5 3 (1.26%) Java
5 3 (1.26%) Python
5 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.84%) C#
6 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.42%) VBScript
7 1 (0.42%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.30%) Degree
2 24 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (7.95%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.60%) MCSE
6 10 (4.18%) MCITP
6 10 (4.18%) A+ Certification
7 7 (2.93%) CISM
7 7 (2.93%) CISSP
7 7 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.93%) CCNA
7 7 (2.93%) CRISC
8 6 (2.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.51%) CCIE
8 6 (2.51%) CCNP
9 5 (2.09%) PMP
9 5 (2.09%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.26%) MCSA
10 3 (1.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.13%) SLA
2 7 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.51%) QA
4 5 (2.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) GPG13
5 1 (0.42%) P3O
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (15.06%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.93%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.84%) vCloud
5 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.42%) Docker
6 1 (0.42%) LXC
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.42%) UAG
6 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (6.28%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (3.35%) SCCM
3 6 (2.51%) HP NNM
4 5 (2.09%) OpenView
5 3 (1.26%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.26%) WSUS
5 3 (1.26%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.84%) SCOM
6 2 (0.84%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.84%) SCSM
6 2 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.42%) Netcool
7 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 44 (18.41%) Remedy
3 40 (16.74%) BMC
4 34 (14.23%) HP
5 29 (12.13%) ServiceNow
6 23 (9.62%) VMware
7 20 (8.37%) Citrix
8 18 (7.53%) Cisco
8 18 (7.53%) Oracle
9 13 (5.44%) Opsware
10 12 (5.02%) Lotus
11 11 (4.60%) NetScout
12 6 (2.51%) SAP
13 5 (2.09%) Dell
14 4 (1.67%) Capita
14 4 (1.67%) Symantec
14 4 (1.67%) McAfee
14 4 (1.67%) Progress
15 3 (1.26%) CommVault
15 3 (1.26%) Avaya
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £150 - 210 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Brighton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago