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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 155 149 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Contract jobs citing CMDB 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.079% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.29% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £295 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £15.77 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+71.21% -40.49%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1188 1033 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.45% 27.28% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 608 486
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 50 55
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.99 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +6.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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
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 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +2 2 - -
Manchester - 1 £295 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Application Discovery
2 3 (42.86%) TADDM
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) BYOD
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Application Discovery
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) TADDM
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) VMware