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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 237 217 213
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing CMDB 39 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.07% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 10
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£375 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £219 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £445 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £349 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.77 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.77 £43.55
% change year-on-year
- -63.78%
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
3074 2703 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.52% 29.60% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1737 1477 1237
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 151 143
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +2 22 £300 -26.38%
Berkshire +1 11 £450 +2.85% 2
Surrey -4 2 £475 +20.63%
Hampshire -15 1 £460 +48.38%
West Sussex -22 1 - -
Oxfordshire -24 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 75 (70.75%) ITIL
2 49 (46.23%) ITSM
3 44 (41.51%) BMC
4 39 (36.79%) Service Management
5 38 (35.85%) Configuration Management
6 35 (33.02%) ServiceNow
7 33 (31.13%) HP
7 33 (31.13%) Java
8 31 (29.25%) SQL
8 31 (29.25%) CA
9 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
10 29 (27.36%) Web Services
10 29 (27.36%) CMS
11 28 (26.42%) Finance
12 27 (25.47%) XML
12 27 (25.47%) CSS
12 27 (25.47%) HTML
13 26 (24.53%) Unit Testing
14 24 (22.64%) Remedy
15 22 (20.75%) Knowledge Management
16 21 (19.81%) Workflow
16 21 (19.81%) MS Excel
17 20 (18.87%) Telecoms
17 20 (18.87%) Content Management
18 18 (16.98%) Remedy ITSM
19 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (12.26%) Project Management
21 11 (10.38%) Change Management
21 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
21 11 (10.38%) ITIL V3

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (27.36%) CMS
2 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.72%) JBoss
3 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (19.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.94%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (8.49%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (2.83%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) WAN
2 4 (3.77%) LAN
2 4 (3.77%) Wireless
3 3 (2.83%) ADSL
3 3 (2.83%) Firewall
3 3 (2.83%) Internet
3 3 (2.83%) MPLS
3 3 (2.83%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.89%) FTP
4 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.89%) DNS
4 2 (1.89%) APPN
5 1 (0.94%) VoIP
5 1 (0.94%) Network Security
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) MS Access
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) PVCS
1 3 (2.83%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (26.42%) Finance
2 20 (18.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (29.25%) Analyst
2 25 (23.58%) Developer
2 25 (23.58%) ServiceNow Developer
3 10 (9.43%) Configuration Analyst
4 8 (7.55%) Consultant
4 8 (7.55%) Configuration Manager
5 7 (6.60%) Architect
6 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (3.77%) Support Analyst
6 4 (3.77%) Network Support
6 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 3 (2.83%) Service Manager
7 3 (2.83%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Network Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Release Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Business Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Test Analyst
8 2 (1.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.36%) Web Services
2 27 (25.47%) XML
2 27 (25.47%) HTML
2 27 (25.47%) CSS
3 5 (4.72%) J2EE
4 2 (1.89%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.94%) REST
5 1 (0.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.94%) SOAP
5 1 (0.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.83%) e-Health
4 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.89%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.94%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) UNIX
4 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.75%) ITIL
2 49 (46.23%) ITSM
3 39 (36.79%) Service Management
4 38 (35.85%) Configuration Management
5 26 (24.53%) Unit Testing
6 22 (20.75%) Knowledge Management
7 21 (19.81%) Workflow
8 20 (18.87%) Content Management
9 13 (12.26%) Project Management
10 11 (10.38%) Change Management
10 11 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (10.38%) ITIL V3
11 9 (8.49%) Data Analysis
12 8 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.60%) Asset Management
14 6 (5.66%) Incident Management
15 5 (4.72%) Network Management
15 5 (4.72%) Mobile Device Management
15 5 (4.72%) Network Monitoring
15 5 (4.72%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) Java
2 31 (29.25%) SQL
3 3 (2.83%) VBA
4 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.94%) Python
5 1 (0.94%) VB
5 1 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.94%) C++
5 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.94%) Perl
5 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.83%) PMP
4 3 (2.83%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.83%) CCNA
5 2 (1.89%) CISSP
5 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.89%) Degree
5 2 (1.89%) CISM
5 2 (1.89%) CCSA
5 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.89%) MCSE
5 2 (1.89%) CCSP
6 1 (0.94%) MCP
6 1 (0.94%) MCSA
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) XenMobile
2 4 (3.77%) OVSD
3 3 (2.83%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.89%) Nessus
4 2 (1.89%) SCCM
4 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.89%) OpenView
4 2 (1.89%) Netcool
5 1 (0.94%) Control-M
5 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 44 (41.51%) BMC
2 35 (33.02%) ServiceNow
3 33 (31.13%) HP
4 31 (29.25%) CA
5 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
6 24 (22.64%) Remedy
7 4 (3.77%) Cisco
8 2 (1.89%) IBM
8 2 (1.89%) Intel
8 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.89%) Qualys
9 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.94%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.94%) Tufin
9 1 (0.94%) VMware
9 1 (0.94%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.94%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.94%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.94%) Veritas