The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 339 343 356
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing CMDB 73 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.65% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 18 40
Average daily rate £375 £435 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £894 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.25
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
CMDB
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 27 £300 -9.77% 7
Uxbridge -5 1 £420 -3.44% 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 79 (64.23%) ITIL
2 56 (45.53%) Configuration Management
3 44 (35.77%) ServiceNow
4 31 (25.20%) ITSM
5 30 (24.39%) MS Office
6 28 (22.76%) Finance
7 26 (21.14%) CMS
8 25 (20.33%) Service Management
9 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
10 20 (16.26%) Windows
11 19 (15.45%) MS Excel
11 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
12 18 (14.63%) Banking
13 17 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
14 16 (13.01%) Remedy
15 15 (12.20%) Web Services
15 15 (12.20%) Workflow
16 14 (11.38%) Management Information System
17 13 (10.57%) Lotus
17 13 (10.57%) CSS
17 13 (10.57%) IBM Notes
17 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
17 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
18 12 (9.76%) HP
18 12 (9.76%) BMC
18 12 (9.76%) Asset Management
18 12 (9.76%) Remedy ITSM
18 12 (9.76%) Security Cleared
19 11 (8.94%) Windows 7
19 11 (8.94%) ITIL V3

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 26 (21.14%) CMS
2 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
3 13 (10.57%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.07%) IIS
4 5 (4.07%) Apache
4 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.07%) Node.js
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Office
2 19 (15.45%) MS Excel
3 17 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.63%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) HTTP
1 8 (6.50%) LDAP
2 5 (4.07%) FTP
3 2 (1.63%) Network Security
3 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.63%) SNMP
3 2 (1.63%) DNS
3 2 (1.63%) LAN
3 2 (1.63%) VoIP
3 2 (1.63%) WAN
4 1 (0.81%) SDH
4 1 (0.81%) ATM
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) DWDM
4 1 (0.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) MySQL
3 2 (1.63%) MS Access
4 1 (0.81%) OLAP
4 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MSI
2 1 (0.81%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.81%) AdminStudio
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 18 (14.63%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Games
4 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (29.27%) Analyst
2 18 (14.63%) Configuration Analyst
3 16 (13.01%) Developer
4 14 (11.38%) ServiceNow Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Configuration Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Architect
6 7 (5.69%) Applications Packager
6 7 (5.69%) Software Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Software Asset Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Administrator
9 4 (3.25%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.44%) Change Analyst
11 2 (1.63%) ServiceNow Consultant
11 2 (1.63%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) Web Services
2 13 (10.57%) CSS
3 8 (6.50%) HTML
4 7 (5.69%) XML
5 5 (4.07%) .NET
5 5 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (4.07%) Ajax
5 5 (4.07%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.44%) SOAP
6 3 (2.44%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.81%) XSL
7 1 (0.81%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.44%) Online Games
2 3 (2.44%) Statistics
3 2 (1.63%) Clustering
3 2 (1.63%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.63%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.81%) PMI
4 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.26%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.50%) Linux
3 8 (6.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) UNIX
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.23%) ITIL
2 56 (45.53%) Configuration Management
3 31 (25.20%) ITSM
4 25 (20.33%) Service Management
5 15 (12.20%) Workflow
6 12 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 11 (8.94%) ITIL V3
8 10 (8.13%) Change Management
9 9 (7.32%) Project Management
9 9 (7.32%) ITIL V2
9 9 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.32%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.50%) Incident Management
10 8 (6.50%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.69%) Integration Testing
12 6 (4.88%) Migration
12 6 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.94%) Java
3 9 (7.32%) C++
4 6 (4.88%) SQL
5 5 (4.07%) Perl
6 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.63%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.32%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.25%) CCNA
4 4 (3.25%) MCP
5 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) RHCT
6 2 (1.63%) MCTS
6 2 (1.63%) RHCE
6 2 (1.63%) MCSA
7 1 (0.81%) MCT
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) CCA
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PMP
7 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (4.88%) XenApp
4 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) SCCM
2 4 (3.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.44%) ZENworks
3 3 (2.44%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.81%) Puppet
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (35.77%) ServiceNow
2 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.01%) Remedy
4 13 (10.57%) Lotus
5 12 (9.76%) HP
5 12 (9.76%) BMC
6 9 (7.32%) Citrix
7 7 (5.69%) LANDesk
8 6 (4.88%) Oracle
9 5 (4.07%) F5
10 4 (3.25%) VMware
10 4 (3.25%) Cisco
11 3 (2.44%) CA
11 3 (2.44%) Altiris
12 2 (1.63%) Mercator
12 2 (1.63%) IBM
13 1 (0.81%) SAP
13 1 (0.81%) Murex
13 1 (0.81%) Sophos
13 1 (0.81%) NEC
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