The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK
Rank 445 466 474
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Contract jobs citing CMDB 157 171 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.09% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 99 68
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £189 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £628 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £464 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 10
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +185.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £37.26 £8.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.30 £56.50 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
- +185.35%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14189 15755 15717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.19% 30.78% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9150 10177 9634
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 552 567 640
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £44.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CMDB
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMDB within the UK.

CMDB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CMDB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CMDB
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMDB within the UK.

CMDB Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CMDB
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CMDB Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CMDB
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 141 £465 +6.28% 23
London +7 59 £450 -5.26% 11
South East +20 50 £600 +53.84% 3
Hampshire +10 17 £600 -4.00% 3
Scotland +25 16 £258 -48.50%
Aberdeen -1 11 £390 -
Berkshire +5 10 £400 -5.88%
South West +6 9 £461 +27.24% 3
West Midlands +11 8 £413 +7.84% 2
Fareham -4 8 £600 -
Birmingham +1 6 £400 +6.66%
City of London -5 6 £488 +2.63% 3
Yorkshire +22 5 £450 +5.88% 1
North West +21 5 £450 +38.46%
Wiltshire +6 5 £348 -7.33% 1
North East - 5 £538 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £538 - 1
Reading +10 4 £450 -20.00%
Milton Keynes +3 4 £270 -
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £270 -
Swindon - 4 - - 1
Crawley - 4 £388 -
Glasgow - 4 £125 -
Surrey - 4 £195 -
West Yorkshire +13 3 £450 +5.88% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Blackpool - 3 £450 -
Bristol - 3 £575 - 1
Bromley - 3 £550 - 1

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CMDB.

1 223 (66.17%) ITIL
2 158 (46.88%) Configuration Management
3 133 (39.47%) Service Management
4 124 (36.80%) ServiceNow
5 122 (36.20%) ITSM
6 68 (20.18%) Finance
7 57 (16.91%) ITIL V3
8 56 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (16.62%) JavaScript
9 55 (16.32%) Asset Management
9 55 (16.32%) Change Management
10 54 (16.02%) Workflow
11 51 (15.13%) Remedy
11 51 (15.13%) BMC
12 46 (13.65%) XML
13 45 (13.35%) Windows
14 44 (13.06%) IaaS
15 41 (12.17%) HTML
15 41 (12.17%) Project Management
15 41 (12.17%) Problem Management
16 39 (11.57%) Release Management
16 39 (11.57%) Security Cleared
17 38 (11.28%) HP
18 37 (10.98%) Cisco
19 35 (10.39%) Microsoft
19 35 (10.39%) SLA
19 35 (10.39%) Remedy ITSM
20 33 (9.79%) PaaS
21 31 (9.20%) Web Services
21 31 (9.20%) VMware

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (8.61%) CMS
2 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) Confluence
5 1 (0.30%) Drupal
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.04%) MS Visio
3 16 (4.75%) MS Office
4 5 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (10.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.48%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) assyst
4 1 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.30%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (13.06%) IaaS
2 33 (9.79%) PaaS
3 25 (7.42%) SaaS
4 22 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.78%) Office 365
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.42%) MPLS
2 24 (7.12%) LAN
3 22 (6.53%) Firewall
3 22 (6.53%) WAN
4 20 (5.93%) TCP/IP
5 19 (5.64%) Wireless
6 15 (4.45%) VPN
7 14 (4.15%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (3.86%) OSPF
9 12 (3.56%) BGP
9 12 (3.56%) Multicast
10 9 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.08%) NetScaler
11 7 (2.08%) Network Security
12 6 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (1.78%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (1.48%) DHCP
13 5 (1.48%) DNS
14 4 (1.19%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.67%) MySQL
2 7 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.48%) MariaDB
3 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.19%) Pentaho
4 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.30%) Informix
6 1 (0.30%) MS Access
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.86%) JIRA
2 6 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.89%) Ant
4 3 (0.89%) Maven
4 3 (0.89%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.59%) Gradle
5 2 (0.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 68 (20.18%) Finance
2 15 (4.45%) Banking
3 12 (3.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.89%) Electronics
5 3 (0.89%) Law
5 3 (0.89%) Marketing
6 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.59%) Legal
6 2 (0.59%) Publishing
6 2 (0.59%) Retail
7 1 (0.30%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (22.85%) Developer
2 57 (16.91%) ServiceNow Developer
3 42 (12.46%) Analyst
4 24 (7.12%) Consultant
5 23 (6.82%) Network Engineer
6 20 (5.93%) Configuration Manager
7 16 (4.75%) Architect
7 16 (4.75%) Service Manager
8 14 (4.15%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 13 (3.86%) Senior Network Engineer
9 13 (3.86%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.56%) Administrator
10 12 (3.56%) IT Analyst
10 12 (3.56%) IT Manager
11 11 (3.26%) Configuration Analyst
11 11 (3.26%) IT Support
12 10 (2.97%) Configuration Engineer
12 10 (2.97%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (2.67%) Change Manager
13 9 (2.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.65%) XML
2 41 (12.17%) HTML
3 31 (9.20%) Web Services
4 27 (8.01%) CSS
5 20 (5.93%) SOAP
5 20 (5.93%) XHTML
6 18 (5.34%) Ajax
6 18 (5.34%) REST
7 14 (4.15%) AngularJS
7 14 (4.15%) XSL
8 13 (3.86%) XML Schema
9 11 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (1.78%) HTML5
11 4 (1.19%) jQuery
11 4 (1.19%) Node.js
12 2 (0.59%) .NET
13 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (0.30%) Murex MxML
13 1 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.15%) Data Centre
1 14 (4.15%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.67%) Taxonomies
3 7 (2.08%) Handset
3 7 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.89%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.89%) Fintech
5 3 (0.89%) Hedge funds
5 3 (0.89%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.59%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.59%) iPhone
6 2 (0.59%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.30%) NHS
7 1 (0.30%) PKI
7 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.35%) Windows
2 25 (7.42%) Linux
3 16 (4.75%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.15%) Windows 7
5 13 (3.86%) CatOS
6 12 (3.56%) Unix
7 10 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.78%) Solaris
8 6 (1.78%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.19%) CentOS
10 4 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.89%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.59%) VME
13 1 (0.30%) Android
13 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (66.17%) ITIL
2 158 (46.88%) Configuration Management
3 133 (39.47%) Service Management
4 122 (36.20%) ITSM
5 57 (16.91%) ITIL V3
6 56 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (16.32%) Asset Management
7 55 (16.32%) Change Management
8 54 (16.02%) Workflow
9 41 (12.17%) Problem Management
9 41 (12.17%) Project Management
10 39 (11.57%) Release Management
11 29 (8.61%) Incident Management
12 27 (8.01%) DevOps
13 23 (6.82%) Service Design
14 20 (5.93%) SDLC
15 19 (5.64%) Technical Architecture
16 17 (5.04%) Service Delivery
16 17 (5.04%) Webhook
17 16 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (5.93%) SQL
3 17 (5.04%) Java
4 11 (3.26%) Python
5 10 (2.97%) C
6 9 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.08%) Perl
8 4 (1.19%) Ruby
9 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.89%) PHP
10 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.30%) C#
11 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.30%) Prolog
11 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 29 (8.61%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.53%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (3.26%) Degree
5 8 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.08%) MCP
6 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.19%) CCNA
9 3 (0.89%) CCSP
9 3 (0.89%) CISSP
10 2 (0.59%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.59%) BICSI Certification
10 2 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.59%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.59%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.59%) LPIC
10 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.39%) SLA
2 7 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.78%) ISO 9000
4 4 (1.19%) Def Stans
5 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.89%) QA
6 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.30%) COBIT
7 1 (0.30%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.30%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.30%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.78%) ProxySG
4 3 (0.89%) Docker
4 3 (0.89%) NFS
5 2 (0.59%) Firmware
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.30%) Varnish
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) XenApp
6 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.37%) OPNET
3 7 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (2.08%) Puppet
4 6 (1.78%) Ansible
5 5 (1.48%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.48%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.89%) Netcool
6 3 (0.89%) SCCM
7 2 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.59%) Control-M
7 2 (0.59%) Nagios
7 2 (0.59%) TADDM
7 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.59%) WSUS
7 2 (0.59%) Xymon
8 1 (0.30%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 124 (36.80%) ServiceNow
2 51 (15.13%) BMC
2 51 (15.13%) Remedy
3 38 (11.28%) HP
4 37 (10.98%) Cisco
5 35 (10.39%) Microsoft
6 31 (9.20%) VMware
7 21 (6.23%) CA
8 19 (5.64%) CheckPoint
8 19 (5.64%) Oracle
9 18 (5.34%) SolarWinds
10 12 (3.56%) Citrix
10 12 (3.56%) Symantec
11 10 (2.97%) BT
11 10 (2.97%) Intel Security
12 9 (2.67%) ArcSight
12 9 (2.67%) Splunk
13 8 (2.37%) Palo Alto
14 7 (2.08%) Riverbed
14 7 (2.08%) Siemens
London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: up to £90,000 plus benefits and bonus or contract basis
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day 10 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago