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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 388 373 437
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +64
Contract jobs citing CMDB 196 196 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.26% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 131 40
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£450 £353 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £233 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
15637 15569 13403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.89% 31.78% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9740 9813 8201
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £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 581 619 569
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

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 6 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 6 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 +1 82 £475 +58.33% 18
South East +9 69 £363 -3.97% 4
East of England +8 12 £475 +22.58% 2
West Midlands -10 10 £325 +39.78% 1
North West -13 10 £463 +164.28% 2
South West -23 8 £275 -21.70% 1
Yorkshire -8 3 £325 - 2
North East - 2 - - 1
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 170 (51.99%) ITIL
2 131 (40.06%) Configuration Management
3 116 (35.47%) ITSM
4 111 (33.94%) Service Management
5 73 (22.32%) Remedy
6 72 (22.02%) BMC
7 70 (21.41%) Microsoft
7 70 (21.41%) ServiceNow
8 60 (18.35%) Finance
9 56 (17.13%) Remedy ITSM
10 54 (16.51%) HP
11 48 (14.68%) Web Services
12 43 (13.15%) XML
12 43 (13.15%) Windows
13 42 (12.84%) HTML
14 40 (12.23%) SQL
14 40 (12.23%) CSS
15 39 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (11.62%) Management Information System
16 38 (11.62%) MS Office
17 37 (11.31%) Change Management
18 35 (10.70%) CMS
19 34 (10.40%) Security Cleared
20 32 (9.79%) Degree
21 30 (9.17%) Knowledge Management
21 30 (9.17%) Java
21 30 (9.17%) Active Directory
22 29 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
22 29 (8.87%) Project Management
22 29 (8.87%) IT Asset Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 35 (10.70%) CMS
2 13 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.75%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.14%) WorkSite
5 6 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.53%) IIS
7 3 (0.92%) JBoss
7 3 (0.92%) Site Server
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.61%) Confluence
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (11.62%) MS Office
2 27 (8.26%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 56 (17.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.83%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.83%) IaaS
2 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.92%) SaaS
3 2 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.03%) LDAP
2 18 (5.50%) VPN
2 18 (5.50%) SSL
3 11 (3.36%) LAN
3 11 (3.36%) WAN
4 10 (3.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.45%) Firewall
5 8 (2.45%) SAN
6 7 (2.14%) DNS
7 6 (1.83%) Internet
8 5 (1.53%) MPLS
9 3 (0.92%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.92%) ADSL
9 3 (0.92%) Wireless
9 3 (0.92%) NAS
10 2 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.61%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.61%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.61%) FTP
10 2 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.67%) Pentaho
3 7 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.53%) MS Access
5 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.92%) MySQL
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.61%) DTS
7 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.31%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) Big Data
7 1 (0.31%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.53%) ClearCase
1 5 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.22%) JIRA
3 3 (0.92%) Selenium
3 3 (0.92%) NUnit
4 2 (0.61%) Lombardi
4 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.61%) FishEye
5 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.31%) ERwin
5 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 60 (18.35%) Finance
2 19 (5.81%) Banking
2 19 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.75%) Legal
4 8 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.92%) Billing
7 3 (0.92%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (28.75%) Analyst
2 58 (17.74%) Developer
3 45 (13.76%) ServiceNow Developer
4 40 (12.23%) Consultant
5 24 (7.34%) Business Analyst
5 24 (7.34%) Configuration Manager
5 24 (7.34%) ITSM Consultant
6 22 (6.73%) Configuration Analyst
7 21 (6.42%) Service Analyst
7 21 (6.42%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 18 (5.50%) Technical Developer
8 18 (5.50%) Technical Consultant
9 17 (5.20%) Senior Consultant
10 16 (4.89%) Senior Developer
10 16 (4.89%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 12 (3.67%) Architect
12 11 (3.36%) Administrator
13 10 (3.06%) Service Desk Analyst
14 9 (2.75%) Project Manager
14 9 (2.75%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.68%) Web Services
2 43 (13.15%) XML
3 42 (12.84%) HTML
4 40 (12.23%) CSS
5 19 (5.81%) SOAP
6 18 (5.50%) Ajax
7 17 (5.20%) COM
8 10 (3.06%) .NET
9 5 (1.53%) J2EE
10 3 (0.92%) Entity Framework
10 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.92%) WCF
11 2 (0.61%) Drools
11 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (0.61%) XSLT
12 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (11.62%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.45%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.14%) Statistics
5 5 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.92%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.92%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.92%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.92%) e-Health
8 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.61%) Open Source
8 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) DTV
9 1 (0.31%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.15%) Windows
2 19 (5.81%) UNIX
2 19 (5.81%) Linux
3 15 (4.59%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.36%) Windows XP
5 9 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.45%) Solaris
7 7 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) SUSE
10 1 (0.31%) Android
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (51.99%) ITIL
2 131 (40.06%) Configuration Management
3 116 (35.47%) ITSM
4 111 (33.94%) Service Management
5 37 (11.31%) Change Management
6 30 (9.17%) Knowledge Management
7 29 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (8.87%) Project Management
7 29 (8.87%) IT Asset Management
8 26 (7.95%) Asset Management
9 24 (7.34%) Workflow
9 24 (7.34%) Network Management
10 20 (6.12%) Unit Testing
11 19 (5.81%) Content Management
11 19 (5.81%) Data Modelling
12 18 (5.50%) Service Delivery
12 18 (5.50%) Technical Architecture
12 18 (5.50%) ITIL V2
12 18 (5.50%) Customer Engagement
13 17 (5.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.23%) SQL
2 30 (9.17%) Java
3 21 (6.42%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.06%) Perl
5 9 (2.75%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.45%) PHP
7 5 (1.53%) Python
8 3 (0.92%) Jython
8 3 (0.92%) VBScript
8 3 (0.92%) VB
9 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.61%) C
9 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.31%) C#
10 1 (0.31%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) COBOL
10 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.31%) VB6
10 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.79%) Degree
3 24 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.67%) CCNA
6 10 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (2.75%) CCNP
8 8 (2.45%) PMP
8 8 (2.45%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.45%) CCIE
9 7 (2.14%) CISM
9 7 (2.14%) CISSP
10 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.53%) CRISC
10 5 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.92%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.92%) MCITP
12 3 (0.92%) MCSE
13 2 (0.61%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.89%) SLA
2 7 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.83%) QA
4 5 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.92%) COBIT
6 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.31%) P3O
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.61%) XenApp
4 2 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.61%) Xen
4 2 (0.61%) vCloud
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) Firmware
5 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (5.81%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (2.75%) SCCM
3 8 (2.45%) HP NNM
4 6 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.53%) OVSD
6 4 (1.22%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.22%) Puppet
7 3 (0.92%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.92%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.92%) SCOM
7 3 (0.92%) OpenView
8 2 (0.61%) Nessus
8 2 (0.61%) Netcool
8 2 (0.61%) Control-M
8 2 (0.61%) Nagios
8 2 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.61%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.61%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 73 (22.32%) Remedy
2 72 (22.02%) BMC
3 70 (21.41%) Microsoft
3 70 (21.41%) ServiceNow
4 54 (16.51%) HP
5 27 (8.26%) CA
6 22 (6.73%) Citrix
7 21 (6.42%) VMware
8 17 (5.20%) Cisco
9 15 (4.59%) Oracle
9 15 (4.59%) Opsware
10 13 (3.98%) NetScout
11 9 (2.75%) Lotus
12 7 (2.14%) Progress
13 6 (1.83%) WorldPay
14 5 (1.53%) LANDesk
14 5 (1.53%) IBM
15 4 (1.22%) Dell
15 4 (1.22%) BT
16 3 (0.92%) Novell
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