The first 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 31 July 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 Manchester 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 84 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing CMDB 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.75% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £343 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.94% -7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £42.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +93.18%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
294 229 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.79% 20.11% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 118 126
Average daily rate £375 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £212 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 30
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
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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

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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

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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

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
1 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow