The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing CMDB 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £43.55 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-63.78% +3.69%
CMDB
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.68% 19.07% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 21 15
Average daily rate £495 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.68% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.21 £17.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.16% -49.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.02% -39.65%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - -
CMDB
South West

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (95.24%) Service Delivery
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Asset Management
2 19 (90.48%) Operations Management
2 19 (90.48%) Capacity Management
3 18 (85.71%) SolarWinds
4 17 (80.95%) Portfolio Management
4 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
5 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
6 13 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (61.90%) Web Services
7 12 (57.14%) SAP
8 10 (47.62%) GIS
9 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
9 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
10 7 (33.33%) UML
10 7 (33.33%) Project Management
11 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (23.81%) Test Management
12 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
13 4 (19.05%) ISEB
14 3 (14.29%) C
14 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
15 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
15 2 (9.52%) ITIL
15 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Nortel Meridian
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Service Delivery
2 19 (90.48%) Asset Management
2 19 (90.48%) Operations Management
2 19 (90.48%) Capacity Management
3 17 (80.95%) Portfolio Management
4 13 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
6 7 (33.33%) UML
6 7 (33.33%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) Test Management
7 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Change Control
10 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
10 1 (4.76%) Use Case
10 1 (4.76%) Service Management
10 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (19.05%) ISEB
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 12 (57.14%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Nortel
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Altiris