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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 384 388 441
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +53
Contract jobs citing CMDB 208 168 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.08% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 93 50
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£413 £358 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £227 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.73% -0.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £26.50 £43.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.49% -39.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £44.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £26.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-40.49% -37.64%
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
16131 15568 15145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.51% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10260 9669 9171
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 600 658
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +41 108 £450 +24.13% 7
South East -6 53 £300 -22.58% 2
Yorkshire -3 18 £345 - 2
East of England 0 13 £400 +35.59% 6
West Midlands +8 10 £388 -8.82% 2
North West -22 4 £525 +281.81% 1
East Midlands -8 1 - -
South West -37 1 - - 4
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 196 (53.41%) ITIL
2 139 (37.87%) Configuration Management
3 125 (34.06%) Service Management
4 122 (33.24%) ITSM
5 90 (24.52%) Remedy
6 89 (24.25%) ServiceNow
7 86 (23.43%) BMC
8 83 (22.62%) Finance
9 75 (20.44%) Microsoft
10 66 (17.98%) HP
11 65 (17.71%) Remedy ITSM
12 64 (17.44%) Windows
13 61 (16.62%) SQL
14 48 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (12.81%) Web Services
16 46 (12.53%) Change Management
17 44 (11.99%) XML
18 43 (11.72%) HTML
19 42 (11.44%) Project Management
20 41 (11.17%) Java
20 41 (11.17%) CSS
21 39 (10.63%) CMS
22 37 (10.08%) Security Cleared
23 36 (9.81%) CA
24 34 (9.26%) MS Office
24 34 (9.26%) MS Excel
25 33 (8.99%) Active Directory
25 33 (8.99%) Knowledge Management
26 30 (8.17%) Linux
27 29 (7.90%) UNIX

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 39 (10.63%) CMS
2 6 (1.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.63%) WorkSite
2 6 (1.63%) IBM Notes
2 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.36%) IIS
3 5 (1.36%) JBoss
4 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.54%) Confluence
5 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 34 (9.26%) MS Office
1 34 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 65 (17.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.63%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (1.36%) assyst
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.36%) IaaS
2 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.36%) LDAP
2 13 (3.54%) LAN
2 13 (3.54%) WAN
3 12 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.27%) VPN
4 11 (3.00%) SSL
4 11 (3.00%) SAN
5 8 (2.18%) Internet
5 8 (2.18%) DNS
6 5 (1.36%) Wireless
6 5 (1.36%) MPLS
6 5 (1.36%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.36%) ADSL
6 5 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.09%) DHCP
8 3 (0.82%) Firewall
8 3 (0.82%) NAS
9 2 (0.54%) FTP
9 2 (0.54%) VoIP
9 2 (0.54%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.27%) Pentaho
3 6 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.63%) MS Access
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.09%) MySQL
6 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) NewSQL
8 1 (0.27%) Big Data
8 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (3.27%) ClearCase
2 11 (3.00%) JIRA
3 9 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.91%) FishEye
4 7 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.82%) PVCS
5 3 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.54%) MSI
6 2 (0.54%) Lombardi
6 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 83 (22.62%) Finance
2 26 (7.08%) Banking
3 23 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.72%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.18%) Legal
6 7 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.09%) Publishing
7 4 (1.09%) Retail
7 4 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.82%) Billing
9 2 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 102 (27.79%) Analyst
2 60 (16.35%) Developer
3 51 (13.90%) ServiceNow Developer
4 43 (11.72%) Consultant
5 29 (7.90%) Configuration Manager
6 25 (6.81%) Business Analyst
6 25 (6.81%) Configuration Analyst
7 21 (5.72%) Architect
8 19 (5.18%) Service Analyst
9 18 (4.90%) ITSM Consultant
10 15 (4.09%) ServiceNow Consultant
11 13 (3.54%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.27%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (3.00%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.00%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (3.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 11 (3.00%) Technical Developer
14 9 (2.45%) Service Desk Analyst
14 9 (2.45%) Service Manager
15 8 (2.18%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.81%) Web Services
2 44 (11.99%) XML
3 43 (11.72%) HTML
4 41 (11.17%) CSS
5 18 (4.90%) SOAP
6 11 (3.00%) Ajax
7 10 (2.72%) COM
8 7 (1.91%) J2EE
9 6 (1.63%) .NET
9 6 (1.63%) REST
10 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.54%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.54%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.54%) Drools
10 2 (0.54%) XSLT
10 2 (0.54%) Middleware
11 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.90%) Management Information System
3 27 (7.36%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.45%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.91%) Statistics
6 6 (1.63%) Clustering
7 5 (1.36%) e-Health
8 4 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.82%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.54%) iPad
10 2 (0.54%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.54%) NHS
10 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.44%) Windows
2 30 (8.17%) Linux
3 29 (7.90%) UNIX
4 17 (4.63%) Windows 7
5 14 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.54%) Solaris
7 12 (3.27%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.63%) Windows NT
9 5 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.54%) AIX
12 1 (0.27%) SUSE
12 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (53.41%) ITIL
2 139 (37.87%) Configuration Management
3 125 (34.06%) Service Management
4 122 (33.24%) ITSM
5 46 (12.53%) Change Management
6 42 (11.44%) Project Management
7 33 (8.99%) Knowledge Management
8 28 (7.63%) Unit Testing
8 28 (7.63%) Workflow
9 26 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (6.81%) Asset Management
11 24 (6.54%) Content Management
12 21 (5.72%) Data Analysis
12 21 (5.72%) Release Management
12 21 (5.72%) Network Management
13 20 (5.45%) IT Asset Management
14 19 (5.18%) Incident Management
15 17 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (4.63%) Data Modelling
15 17 (4.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 61 (16.62%) SQL
2 41 (11.17%) Java
3 27 (7.36%) JavaScript
4 21 (5.72%) Perl
5 14 (3.81%) PowerShell
6 9 (2.45%) Jython
6 9 (2.45%) Python
6 9 (2.45%) VBScript
7 6 (1.63%) PHP
8 3 (0.82%) VB
8 3 (0.82%) C
8 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.54%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) C#
10 1 (0.27%) VB6
10 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.27%) VBA
10 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 28 (7.63%) Degree
3 18 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (3.54%) CCNA
7 9 (2.45%) CCNP
8 8 (2.18%) CCIE
8 8 (2.18%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.91%) PMP
10 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.36%) MCSE
12 4 (1.09%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.09%) BC Cleared
12 4 (1.09%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.82%) MCITP
13 3 (0.82%) MCP
14 2 (0.54%) MCSA
14 2 (0.54%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.45%) SLA
2 6 (1.63%) QA
3 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.82%) COBIT
6 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.54%) XenApp
5 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.54%) Xen
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.90%) HP UCMDB
2 13 (3.54%) SCCM
3 9 (2.45%) BladeLogic
4 8 (2.18%) HP NNM
5 6 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.36%) CA Spectrum
6 5 (1.36%) SCOM
6 5 (1.36%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.36%) OVSD
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (1.09%) Puppet
8 3 (0.82%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.82%) OpenView
8 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.54%) Netcool
9 2 (0.54%) Control-M
9 2 (0.54%) Nagios
9 2 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 90 (24.52%) Remedy
2 89 (24.25%) ServiceNow
3 86 (23.43%) BMC
4 75 (20.44%) Microsoft
5 66 (17.98%) HP
6 36 (9.81%) CA
7 22 (5.99%) VMware
8 20 (5.45%) Oracle
9 19 (5.18%) Cisco
10 14 (3.81%) Citrix
11 12 (3.27%) Opsware
12 10 (2.72%) NetScout
13 9 (2.45%) LANDesk
14 8 (2.18%) Atlassian
15 6 (1.63%) Lotus
15 6 (1.63%) Progress
16 5 (1.36%) CommVault
16 5 (1.36%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.36%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.36%) WorldPay
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