The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 200 207 227
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Contract jobs citing CMDB 42 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 1.34% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 10
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£388 £311 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.49% -17.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £268 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £363 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £42.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +93.18%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2020 1714 2011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.94% 20.22% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 851 853
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 127 173
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.85 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -21.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
CMDB
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Berkshire -1 8 £400 -3.03% 3
Hampshire -4 6 £419 - 1
Surrey +2 4 £394 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £196 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 44 (47.83%) ITIL
2 35 (38.04%) Configuration Management
3 32 (34.78%) HP
3 32 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 29 (31.52%) Remedy
5 27 (29.35%) Service Management
6 26 (28.26%) BMC
7 24 (26.09%) ITSM
8 23 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 21 (22.83%) HP UCMDB
10 19 (20.65%) Remedy ITSM
11 17 (18.48%) Web Services
12 15 (16.30%) ServiceNow
13 14 (15.22%) XML
13 14 (15.22%) CSS
13 14 (15.22%) HTML
14 13 (14.13%) Knowledge Management
15 12 (13.04%) Workflow
16 11 (11.96%) Asset Management
16 11 (11.96%) PRINCE2
16 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
17 10 (10.87%) SQL
17 10 (10.87%) Management Information System
17 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (10.87%) Degree
18 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
18 9 (9.78%) CMS
18 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
19 8 (8.70%) CA
19 8 (8.70%) ITIL Certification

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.78%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.43%) MS Office
3 3 (3.26%) MS Project
3 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (6.52%) Remedy AR System
4 3 (3.26%) Maximo
5 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) SSL
1 8 (8.70%) Firewall
2 7 (7.61%) VPN
3 6 (6.52%) LDAP
4 3 (3.26%) WAN
5 1 (1.09%) PABX
5 1 (1.09%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.09%) LAN
5 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) MS Access
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
1 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.26%) Billing
2 3 (3.26%) Advertising
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Analyst
2 21 (22.83%) Consultant
3 13 (14.13%) Configuration Manager
4 8 (8.70%) Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) ITSM Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) ServiceNow Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Configuration Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Remedy Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Management Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.48%) Web Services
2 14 (15.22%) XML
2 14 (15.22%) CSS
2 14 (15.22%) HTML
3 8 (8.70%) Middleware
3 8 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (6.52%) COM
4 6 (6.52%) SOAP
4 6 (6.52%) Ajax
5 1 (1.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.26%) Smart Meter
2 3 (3.26%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.09%) UNIX
1 1 (1.09%) Windows
1 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) ITIL
2 35 (38.04%) Configuration Management
3 27 (29.35%) Service Management
4 24 (26.09%) ITSM
5 13 (14.13%) Knowledge Management
6 12 (13.04%) Workflow
7 11 (11.96%) Asset Management
7 11 (11.96%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
10 8 (8.70%) UML
10 8 (8.70%) Content Management
10 8 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (7.61%) ITIL V3
11 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.61%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.61%) Project Management
12 6 (6.52%) Security Management
12 6 (6.52%) Change Management
12 6 (6.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) SQL
2 8 (8.70%) Java
3 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 23 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) Degree
4 8 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.52%) CISSP
5 6 (6.52%) CISM
6 5 (5.43%) CRISC
7 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) CCSA
8 1 (1.09%) CCSP
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (22.83%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.09%) Netcool
3 1 (1.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 32 (34.78%) HP
2 29 (31.52%) Remedy
3 26 (28.26%) BMC
4 15 (16.30%) ServiceNow
5 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.70%) CA
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle
6 8 (8.70%) ComArch
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
7 2 (2.17%) SAP
7 2 (2.17%) Metastorm
8 1 (1.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.09%) Huawei
8 1 (1.09%) Open Text
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.09%) Siemens
8 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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