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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 221 196 212
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing CMDB 45 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.44% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.62% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 7
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£388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £333 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £369
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +7.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +16.66%
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
2769 2535 1903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.54% 27.17% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1459 1340 914
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 150 184
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -29.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 March 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 March 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 +10 22 £388 +10.71% 5
Berkshire +14 16 £388 -3.12% 3
Surrey +2 3 - - 2
Hampshire -17 2 £356 -5.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 48 (53.33%) ITIL
2 35 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 31 (34.44%) ITSM
4 27 (30.00%) Remedy
4 27 (30.00%) BMC
5 23 (25.56%) Service Management
6 21 (23.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 19 (21.11%) Finance
8 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
8 17 (18.89%) Web Services
9 15 (16.67%) CA
10 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (14.44%) ServiceNow
11 13 (14.44%) HP
11 13 (14.44%) Java
11 13 (14.44%) SQL
11 13 (14.44%) CMS
12 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 12 (13.33%) Change Management
12 12 (13.33%) HTML
12 12 (13.33%) XML
12 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 12 (13.33%) CSS
13 11 (12.22%) Workflow
13 11 (12.22%) Unit Testing
14 10 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (10.00%) SOA
15 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
15 9 (10.00%) Content Management
15 9 (10.00%) Knowledge Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (14.44%) CMS
2 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.44%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 5 (5.56%) LAN
2 5 (5.56%) MPLS
3 3 (3.33%) ADSL
3 3 (3.33%) Internet
3 3 (3.33%) WAN
3 3 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.33%) Wireless
4 2 (2.22%) FTP
4 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.22%) VPN
4 2 (2.22%) APPN
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) NUnit
1 5 (5.56%) Selenium
1 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.33%) Billing
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Analyst
2 12 (13.33%) Configuration Manager
3 11 (12.22%) Developer
4 10 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) Configuration Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Change Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Remedy Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Remedy Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) ITSM Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Administrator
10 4 (4.44%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Designer
10 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Configuration Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.89%) Web Services
2 12 (13.33%) XML
2 12 (13.33%) HTML
2 12 (13.33%) CSS
3 5 (5.56%) .NET
3 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.56%) WCF
3 5 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) e-Health
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) DTV
4 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.22%) iPhone
4 2 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
1 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) ITIL
2 35 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 31 (34.44%) ITSM
4 23 (25.56%) Service Management
5 12 (13.33%) Change Management
6 11 (12.22%) Workflow
6 11 (12.22%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (10.00%) Content Management
7 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.00%) SOA
8 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.78%) Security Management
8 7 (7.78%) Release Management
8 7 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (7.78%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (6.67%) ITIL V3
9 6 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.67%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) Java
1 13 (14.44%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.78%) CISSP
2 7 (7.78%) CISM
2 7 (7.78%) CRISC
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.33%) CCNA
6 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) PMP
7 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.33%) COBIT
3 2 (2.22%) QA
3 2 (2.22%) SLA
4 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.11%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
1 3 (3.33%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (2.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.11%) OpenView
3 1 (1.11%) Netcool
3 1 (1.11%) SCSM
3 1 (1.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (30.00%) BMC
1 27 (30.00%) Remedy
2 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.67%) CA
4 13 (14.44%) HP
4 13 (14.44%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco
7 3 (3.33%) IBM
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix
9 1 (1.11%) McAfee
9 1 (1.11%) BT
9 1 (1.11%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.11%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.11%) Tufin
9 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
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