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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 431 459 475
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Contract jobs citing CMDB 177 119 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.71% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 63 46
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £488 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £349 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.77 £43.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £13.30 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £32.80 £44.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.77 £43.55
% change year-on-year
- -63.78%
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
16811 16795 16233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.26% 32.95% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10742 10205 10002
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 £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 697 669
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +44 96 £438 +9.37% 16
South East -8 38 £375 - 3
Yorkshire - 14 £350 -
East of England +9 12 £480 +9.71% 4
West Midlands +15 7 £436 +2.64% 1
East Midlands - 5 - - 1
North West -29 4 £260 +160.00% 2
South West -8 1 - - 5
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 224 (55.31%) ITIL
2 151 (37.28%) Configuration Management
3 140 (34.57%) ITSM
4 118 (29.14%) Service Management
5 108 (26.67%) ServiceNow
6 104 (25.68%) Finance
7 97 (23.95%) Remedy
8 95 (23.46%) BMC
9 76 (18.77%) Microsoft
10 75 (18.52%) SQL
11 70 (17.28%) Remedy ITSM
12 68 (16.79%) Windows
13 60 (14.81%) Web Services
14 58 (14.32%) Java
15 56 (13.83%) HP
15 56 (13.83%) Project Management
16 55 (13.58%) XML
17 53 (13.09%) HTML
18 51 (12.59%) Change Management
19 50 (12.35%) Linux
20 49 (12.10%) CMS
21 47 (11.60%) Degree
22 43 (10.62%) MS Excel
22 43 (10.62%) MS Office
22 43 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
23 40 (9.88%) JavaScript
24 38 (9.38%) CSS
25 37 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
25 37 (9.14%) Security Cleared
26 36 (8.89%) Banking

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 49 (12.10%) CMS
2 14 (3.46%) Node.js
3 10 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.48%) IIS
4 6 (1.48%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.23%) JBoss
5 5 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.49%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.49%) Confluence
7 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 43 (10.62%) MS Office
1 43 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 70 (17.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (2.47%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (1.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.49%) SaaS
3 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.44%) WAN
2 14 (3.46%) LAN
3 12 (2.96%) LDAP
4 11 (2.72%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.47%) VPN
5 10 (2.47%) Wireless
6 9 (2.22%) SSL
6 9 (2.22%) Internet
6 9 (2.22%) Firewall
7 8 (1.98%) SAN
8 6 (1.48%) DNS
9 5 (1.23%) VoIP
9 5 (1.23%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (0.99%) DHCP
11 3 (0.74%) ADSL
11 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.74%) MPLS
11 3 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.96%) Pentaho
3 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.73%) MS Access
5 6 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.48%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.99%) MySQL
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.49%) Informix
9 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (6.42%) JIRA
2 12 (2.96%) ClearCase
3 10 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.73%) FishEye
5 7 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.99%) Toad
8 3 (0.74%) PVCS
9 2 (0.49%) Ant
9 2 (0.49%) MSI
9 2 (0.49%) Maven
9 2 (0.49%) Lombardi
9 2 (0.49%) Hudson
9 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.25%) ERwin
10 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 104 (25.68%) Finance
2 36 (8.89%) Banking
3 29 (7.16%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.21%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.23%) Legal
8 4 (0.99%) Retail
8 4 (0.99%) Publishing
8 4 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.49%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 89 (21.98%) Analyst
2 64 (15.80%) Developer
3 54 (13.33%) ServiceNow Developer
4 46 (11.36%) Consultant
5 34 (8.40%) Configuration Manager
6 27 (6.67%) Architect
7 23 (5.68%) Business Analyst
8 21 (5.19%) Configuration Analyst
9 18 (4.44%) Service Manager
10 16 (3.95%) Project Manager
11 14 (3.46%) ServiceNow Consultant
12 13 (3.21%) Service Analyst
13 12 (2.96%) ITSM Consultant
14 10 (2.47%) Desktop Support
14 10 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
16 8 (1.98%) Senior Developer
16 8 (1.98%) Technical Consultant
16 8 (1.98%) Senior Technical Consultant
16 8 (1.98%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.81%) Web Services
2 55 (13.58%) XML
3 53 (13.09%) HTML
4 38 (9.38%) CSS
5 15 (3.70%) SOAP
6 14 (3.46%) jQuery
6 14 (3.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (3.21%) HTML5
8 10 (2.47%) .NET
9 8 (1.98%) COM
9 8 (1.98%) Ajax
10 7 (1.73%) Middleware
10 7 (1.73%) J2EE
10 7 (1.73%) REST
11 2 (0.49%) Drools
11 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (0.49%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.49%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.49%) XSLT
12 1 (0.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 21 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.73%) Statistics
7 6 (1.48%) Clustering
8 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.74%) e-Health
9 3 (0.74%) Life Science
9 3 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.49%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.49%) FMCG
10 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.49%) iPad
10 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.79%) Windows
2 50 (12.35%) Linux
3 31 (7.65%) UNIX
4 19 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (3.95%) Windows 7
7 15 (3.70%) Solaris
8 10 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.98%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.48%) Windows NT
11 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.74%) Android
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (55.31%) ITIL
2 151 (37.28%) Configuration Management
3 140 (34.57%) ITSM
4 118 (29.14%) Service Management
5 56 (13.83%) Project Management
6 51 (12.59%) Change Management
7 37 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (8.40%) Data Analysis
9 33 (8.15%) Knowledge Management
10 29 (7.16%) Workflow
11 28 (6.91%) Unit Testing
12 26 (6.42%) Asset Management
13 24 (5.93%) Content Management
14 23 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (5.68%) ITIL V3
15 22 (5.43%) Release Management
16 21 (5.19%) Migration
17 18 (4.44%) Incident Management
17 18 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
18 17 (4.20%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (18.52%) SQL
2 58 (14.32%) Java
3 40 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 28 (6.91%) PowerShell
5 22 (5.43%) Perl
6 9 (2.22%) VBScript
6 9 (2.22%) Python
7 8 (1.98%) Jython
8 6 (1.48%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.23%) C#
9 5 (1.23%) PHP
10 4 (0.99%) C
10 4 (0.99%) VB
11 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.74%) VBA
12 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.49%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) VB6
13 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (11.60%) Degree
2 37 (9.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.48%) MCSE
8 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.23%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.23%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.99%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.99%) PMP
9 4 (0.99%) MCITP
9 4 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.99%) CCNA
10 3 (0.74%) MCP
11 2 (0.49%) CISSP
11 2 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.41%) SLA
2 8 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.73%) QA
4 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.99%) TickIT
6 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.99%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) XenApp
5 2 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.49%) Xen
5 2 (0.49%) Docker
6 1 (0.25%) Firmware
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (3.46%) HP UCMDB
2 13 (3.21%) SCCM
3 9 (2.22%) BladeLogic
4 8 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.48%) Puppet
5 6 (1.48%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (1.23%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.23%) SCOM
6 5 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.99%) OVSD
8 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.74%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.49%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.49%) Ionix
9 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 108 (26.67%) ServiceNow
2 97 (23.95%) Remedy
3 95 (23.46%) BMC
4 76 (18.77%) Microsoft
5 56 (13.83%) HP
6 35 (8.64%) CA
7 29 (7.16%) Oracle
8 25 (6.17%) VMware
9 14 (3.46%) Cisco
10 12 (2.96%) Citrix
11 9 (2.22%) LANDesk
12 8 (1.98%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.98%) Sybase
13 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.48%) Veritas
14 6 (1.48%) Lotus
14 6 (1.48%) Intel
15 5 (1.23%) CommVault
15 5 (1.23%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.23%) Brocade
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Harris Global
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £425 - £465 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
ISL
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago