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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing CMDB 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 1.00% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 3.77% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £563 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +99.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £491 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £628 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £43.75 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +177.42%

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
219 265 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 26.61% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 153 90
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £514 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 5
Median hourly rate £34.00 £44.08 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +153.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £15.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.46 £63.00 £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 21 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 8 (72.73%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Service Management
3 6 (54.55%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Arista
5 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 3 (27.27%) Network Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Change Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) ITSM
3 6 (54.55%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Network Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
2 3 (27.27%) Arista
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy