The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 51 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMDB 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.17% - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.02% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.77 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+179.01% +12.64%
CMDB
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
171 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.98% 22.88% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 86 53
Average daily rate £325 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.88 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.47% +30.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.28 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.50 £16.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cardiff - 10 £325 -
Newport - 1 £625 -
CMDB
Wales

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (83.33%) Service Management
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) BMC
4 4 (33.33%) Remedy
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) ITSM
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (16.67%) WSUS
6 2 (16.67%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (16.67%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
6 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Change Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Release Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Change and Release Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Deployment Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Service Management
1 10 (83.33%) Validation
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) ITSM
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) BMC
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow