The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 348 343 348
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing CMDB 54 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.73% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 9
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£463 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £395 £369
% change year-on-year
-1.89% +7.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +16.66%
CMDB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7546 8392 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.29% 37.46% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5143 5874 5586
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 162 163
Average hourly rate £19.09 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMDB across the London region.

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in London

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in London

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMDB across the London region.

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in London

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +9 13 £463 +59.48% 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 64 (60.38%) ITIL
2 46 (43.40%) ITSM
3 43 (40.57%) Service Management
3 43 (40.57%) Microsoft
4 37 (34.91%) Configuration Management
5 34 (32.08%) ServiceNow
6 25 (23.58%) Degree
7 20 (18.87%) Web Services
8 18 (16.98%) XML
8 18 (16.98%) HTML
8 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
8 18 (16.98%) Data Modelling
8 18 (16.98%) Finance
8 18 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (16.98%) IT Asset Management
9 17 (16.04%) HP UCMDB
9 17 (16.04%) LDAP
10 16 (15.09%) CSS
10 16 (15.09%) SOAP
10 16 (15.09%) SSL
10 16 (15.09%) VPN
10 16 (15.09%) BMC
10 16 (15.09%) Remedy
10 16 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
10 16 (15.09%) ITIL V2
10 16 (15.09%) Remedy ITSM
10 16 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (15.09%) Ajax
11 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (14.15%) VMware

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (8.49%) CMS
2 4 (3.77%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
3 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) LDAP
2 16 (15.09%) VPN
2 16 (15.09%) SSL
3 3 (2.83%) DNS
4 2 (1.89%) SAN
4 2 (1.89%) DHCP
4 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.94%) SNMP
5 1 (0.94%) LAN
5 1 (0.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) Pentaho
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.94%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Big Data
4 1 (0.94%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Lombardi
2 1 (0.94%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.94%) ERwin
2 1 (0.94%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) Analyst
3 23 (21.70%) ServiceNow Developer
4 18 (16.98%) Consultant
5 17 (16.04%) Senior Consultant
6 16 (15.09%) Senior Developer
6 16 (15.09%) Technical Consultant
6 16 (15.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 16 (15.09%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 16 (15.09%) ITSM Consultant
6 16 (15.09%) Technical Developer
7 15 (14.15%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Configuration Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.72%) Remedy Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Configuration Manager
11 4 (3.77%) Architect
11 4 (3.77%) Deskside Support
12 3 (2.83%) ETL Developer
12 3 (2.83%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) Web Services
2 18 (16.98%) XML
2 18 (16.98%) HTML
3 16 (15.09%) CSS
3 16 (15.09%) SOAP
3 16 (15.09%) Ajax
4 15 (14.15%) COM
5 2 (1.89%) Drools
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.89%) XSLT
5 2 (1.89%) .NET
5 2 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Clustering
5 1 (0.94%) Tandem
5 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 2 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) UNIX
5 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.94%) Android
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.38%) ITIL
2 46 (43.40%) ITSM
3 43 (40.57%) Service Management
4 37 (34.91%) Configuration Management
5 18 (16.98%) Data Modelling
5 18 (16.98%) IT Asset Management
6 16 (15.09%) ITIL V2
6 16 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
7 14 (13.21%) Project Management
7 14 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.38%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
10 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
11 8 (7.55%) Network Management
12 7 (6.60%) Release Management
12 7 (6.60%) ETL
12 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.66%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.55%) SQL
3 3 (2.83%) Perl
3 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.83%) Java
4 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.89%) VBScript
4 2 (1.89%) VB
5 1 (0.94%) Python
5 1 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.66%) PMP
5 6 (5.66%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.72%) A+ Certification
6 5 (4.72%) MCSE
7 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.77%) MCITP
8 2 (1.89%) MCP
8 2 (1.89%) MCSA
9 1 (0.94%) CCNA
9 1 (0.94%) ISEB
9 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.94%) RHCE
9 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.94%) RHCT
9 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) SLA
2 4 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (14.15%) Active Directory
1 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.89%) Xen
3 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (3.77%) SCCM
3 2 (1.89%) SCOM
3 2 (1.89%) Zenoss
3 2 (1.89%) Puppet
3 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.89%) Nagios
4 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 34 (32.08%) ServiceNow
3 16 (15.09%) Remedy
3 16 (15.09%) BMC
4 15 (14.15%) VMware
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle
6 8 (7.55%) HP
7 4 (3.77%) Lotus
8 3 (2.83%) Cisco
8 3 (2.83%) CA
8 3 (2.83%) CommVault
9 2 (1.89%) ILOG
9 2 (1.89%) IBM
9 2 (1.89%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.89%) Citrix
9 2 (1.89%) Brocade
9 2 (1.89%) NetScout
9 2 (1.89%) Opsware
9 2 (1.89%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.94%) Hortonworks
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