The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
England / North West
Rank 125 154 126
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -28
Contract jobs citing CMDB 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.32% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Median daily rate £450 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £325 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.51% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £44.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +179.01%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
802 1240 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.83% 32.67% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 688 517
Median daily rate £376 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.30 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.13 £36.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 3 £388 +19.23%
Lancashire - 3 £450 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
4 3 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (33.33%) StarTeam
4 3 (33.33%) Service Design
4 3 (33.33%) CMMI
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) VME
5 2 (22.22%) ICL
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Nokia
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) 3G
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) 4G
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) VME
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) CMMI
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (33.33%) Service Design
4 3 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) ICL
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia