The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 101 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing CMDB 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.81% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £325 £140 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.14% -17.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £15.77 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+177.42% +12.64%
CMDB
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
562 372 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.43% 26.25% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 220 191
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.09 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) POP3
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) POP3
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy