The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 224 203 204
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing CMDB 41 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.55% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 13
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£375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £440 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £26.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-40.49% -37.64%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2944 2650 2341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.82% 28.88% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1650 1397 1153
Average daily rate £375 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 135 162
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire +12 24 £325 -10.34%
Berkshire +8 11 £400 -3.03%
Surrey -3 3 £475 +20.63%
Middlesex +1 1 £400 -5.88%
Hampshire -3 1 £460 +9.85% 1
West Sussex -14 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 76 (71.03%) ITIL
2 51 (47.66%) ITSM
3 43 (40.19%) Service Management
4 40 (37.38%) BMC
5 39 (36.45%) Configuration Management
6 35 (32.71%) ServiceNow
7 33 (30.84%) CA
7 33 (30.84%) HP
7 33 (30.84%) Java
8 30 (28.04%) SQL
9 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
9 29 (27.10%) CMS
10 27 (25.23%) HTML
10 27 (25.23%) CSS
10 27 (25.23%) Web Services
10 27 (25.23%) XML
11 26 (24.30%) Remedy
11 26 (24.30%) Unit Testing
12 25 (23.36%) Finance
13 24 (22.43%) MS Excel
14 22 (20.56%) Workflow
14 22 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (20.56%) Knowledge Management
15 20 (18.69%) Content Management
16 19 (17.76%) Telecoms
17 18 (16.82%) Remedy ITSM
18 11 (10.28%) Change Management
18 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
18 11 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
19 10 (9.35%) ITIL V3

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (27.10%) CMS
2 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.67%) JBoss
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (22.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.54%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.74%) MS Office
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (16.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (6.54%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (2.80%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) ADSL
1 5 (4.67%) LAN
1 5 (4.67%) WAN
1 5 (4.67%) Ethernet
1 5 (4.67%) Internet
1 5 (4.67%) MPLS
1 5 (4.67%) Wireless
2 3 (2.80%) Firewall
3 2 (1.87%) APPN
3 2 (1.87%) FTP
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.87%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) MS Access
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) PVCS
1 3 (2.80%) ClearCase
General
1 25 (23.36%) Finance
2 19 (17.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.74%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (41.12%) Analyst
2 25 (23.36%) Developer
2 25 (23.36%) ServiceNow Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Configuration Analyst
4 10 (9.35%) Consultant
5 7 (6.54%) Architect
5 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Configuration Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Network Support
7 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Network Support Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Network Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Remedy Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) ITSM Consultant
9 3 (2.80%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Release Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Remedy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.23%) HTML
1 27 (25.23%) CSS
1 27 (25.23%) Web Services
1 27 (25.23%) XML
2 5 (4.67%) J2EE
3 2 (1.87%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.93%) REST
4 1 (0.93%) SOAP
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.67%) e-Health
4 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.87%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.87%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Tandem
6 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) UNIX
4 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (71.03%) ITIL
2 51 (47.66%) ITSM
3 43 (40.19%) Service Management
4 39 (36.45%) Configuration Management
5 26 (24.30%) Unit Testing
6 22 (20.56%) Workflow
6 22 (20.56%) Knowledge Management
7 20 (18.69%) Content Management
8 11 (10.28%) Change Management
8 11 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (9.35%) ITIL V3
10 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.48%) Project Management
12 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
12 7 (6.54%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (5.61%) Network Management
14 5 (4.67%) Mobile Device Management
14 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
15 4 (3.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.84%) Java
2 30 (28.04%) SQL
3 2 (1.87%) VBA
3 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.93%) C++
4 1 (0.93%) Python
4 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) Perl
4 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) CCNA
3 4 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) CISSP
5 2 (1.87%) PMP
5 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.87%) CISM
5 2 (1.87%) CCSA
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.87%) Degree
5 2 (1.87%) CCSP
6 1 (0.93%) APMP
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) MCP
6 1 (0.93%) MCSE
6 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) COBIT
3 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Firmware
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) CA Spectrum
1 5 (4.67%) XenMobile
2 4 (3.74%) OVSD
3 2 (1.87%) Nessus
3 2 (1.87%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.87%) OpenView
3 2 (1.87%) Netcool
4 1 (0.93%) Control-M
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 40 (37.38%) BMC
2 35 (32.71%) ServiceNow
3 33 (30.84%) HP
3 33 (30.84%) CA
4 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
5 26 (24.30%) Remedy
6 5 (4.67%) Cisco
7 2 (1.87%) IBM
7 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.87%) Qualys
8 1 (0.93%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Veritas
8 1 (0.93%) SAP