The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 64 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing CMDB 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.51% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 1.85% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
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£413 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £373 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.28% -3.63%
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Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
247 270 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.65% 27.52% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 125 99
Average daily rate £400 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £181 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £9.73 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -2.32%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (71.43%) BMC
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (42.86%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
4 1 (14.29%) Tufin
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat