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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 346 376 390
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +14
Contract jobs citing CMDB 63 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.19% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.59% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 16
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.39 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £43.55 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-63.78% +3.69%
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
7417 8177 8232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.55% 32.44% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4918 5623 5610
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 173 219
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 +36 13 £356 -25.00% 4
Croydon +2 1 £400 +150.00%
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (54.48%) ITIL
2 59 (44.03%) Configuration Management
3 43 (32.09%) ITSM
4 37 (27.61%) Microsoft
4 37 (27.61%) ServiceNow
5 32 (23.88%) Asset Management
6 31 (23.13%) MS Office
7 29 (21.64%) CMS
8 28 (20.90%) Service Management
9 26 (19.40%) MS Excel
9 26 (19.40%) Banking
10 24 (17.91%) Remedy
11 23 (17.16%) BMC
12 22 (16.42%) Windows
12 22 (16.42%) Finance
13 21 (15.67%) SharePoint
14 19 (14.18%) Change Management
14 19 (14.18%) Remedy ITSM
15 18 (13.43%) Security Cleared
15 18 (13.43%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (12.69%) Lotus
16 17 (12.69%) IBM Notes
17 15 (11.19%) Management Information System
18 14 (10.45%) Service Delivery
18 14 (10.45%) Data Modelling
19 13 (9.70%) Active Directory
20 12 (8.96%) SCOM
20 12 (8.96%) Legal
20 12 (8.96%) ISO 9001
20 12 (8.96%) JavaScript

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (21.64%) CMS
2 21 (15.67%) SharePoint
3 17 (12.69%) IBM Notes
4 5 (3.73%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (23.13%) MS Office
2 26 (19.40%) MS Excel
3 18 (13.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (14.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.75%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) LDAP
2 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.49%) FTP
3 2 (1.49%) HTTP
3 2 (1.49%) DNS
3 2 (1.49%) SAN
3 2 (1.49%) VLAN
4 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.75%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.75%) MPLS
4 1 (0.75%) DSL
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
4 1 (0.75%) PBX
4 1 (0.75%) PSTN
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.75%) SMTP
4 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (4.48%) Star Schema
1 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) MySQL
3 2 (1.49%) MS Access
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.75%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MSI
2 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (19.40%) Banking
2 22 (16.42%) Finance
3 12 (8.96%) Legal
4 6 (4.48%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (31.34%) Analyst
2 26 (19.40%) Configuration Analyst
3 13 (9.70%) Software Manager
3 13 (9.70%) Software Asset Manager
4 12 (8.96%) Consultant
4 12 (8.96%) Configuration Manager
5 8 (5.97%) Developer
5 8 (5.97%) Architect
6 7 (5.22%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.48%) Applications Packager
7 6 (4.48%) Change Manager
7 6 (4.48%) Data Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Remedy Consultant
9 4 (2.99%) Service Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Administrator
9 4 (2.99%) Desktop Support
10 3 (2.24%) Integration Specialist
10 3 (2.24%) Service Management Analyst
10 3 (2.24%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) .NET
2 8 (5.97%) HTML
3 7 (5.22%) CSS
4 6 (4.48%) Web Services
4 6 (4.48%) ADO.NET
4 6 (4.48%) HTML5
5 2 (1.49%) XML
5 2 (1.49%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.75%) REST
6 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.75%) jQuery
6 1 (0.75%) XML-RPC
6 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.48%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.24%) iPad
4 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.75%) Open Source
5 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.42%) Windows
2 10 (7.46%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.22%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.24%) UNIX
4 3 (2.24%) Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) SUSE
5 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.48%) ITIL
2 59 (44.03%) Configuration Management
3 43 (32.09%) ITSM
4 32 (23.88%) Asset Management
5 28 (20.90%) Service Management
6 19 (14.18%) Change Management
7 14 (10.45%) Service Delivery
7 14 (10.45%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.96%) Project Management
9 9 (6.72%) Release Management
9 9 (6.72%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.97%) ITIL V3
11 7 (5.22%) Integration Testing
11 7 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.48%) ETL
12 6 (4.48%) Process Management
12 6 (4.48%) Workflow
12 6 (4.48%) ITIL V2
13 5 (3.73%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 8 (5.97%) SQL
3 7 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.22%) C
3 7 (5.22%) C#
4 6 (4.48%) Python
4 6 (4.48%) C++
4 6 (4.48%) Perl
5 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.97%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.99%) MCP
6 3 (2.24%) Degree
6 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.24%) MCSE
6 3 (2.24%) MCSA
6 3 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.49%) CCA
7 2 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.49%) MCTS
7 2 (1.49%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) MCITP
8 1 (0.75%) CCVP
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) ISO 9001
2 11 (8.21%) SLA
3 6 (4.48%) GPG13
4 4 (2.99%) QA
5 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.73%) XenApp
4 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
5 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (8.96%) SCOM
2 11 (8.21%) SCCM
3 10 (7.46%) HP UCMDB
4 6 (4.48%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.99%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.49%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (27.61%) Microsoft
1 37 (27.61%) ServiceNow
2 24 (17.91%) Remedy
3 23 (17.16%) BMC
4 17 (12.69%) Lotus
5 7 (5.22%) Citrix
6 6 (4.48%) Cognos
6 6 (4.48%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.48%) Informatica
6 6 (4.48%) Netezza
7 5 (3.73%) VMware
7 5 (3.73%) HP
8 4 (2.99%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle
9 2 (1.49%) CA
10 1 (0.75%) NEC
10 1 (0.75%) Mercator
10 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.75%) SAP
10 1 (0.75%) Cisco
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