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 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 477 445 420
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -25
Contract jobs citing CMDB 165 192 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.07% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 96 145
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £286 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Median hourly rate £44.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+203.44% +3.57%

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
18179 17981 17787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.61% 31.70% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11843 10901 10847
Median daily rate £425 £420 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 705 768
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -54 130 £450 - 24
London -35 67 £456 -3.94% 9
South East -50 27 £425 +17.24% 6
Scotland +6 26 £230 -48.88% 4
Berkshire +4 16 £450 +12.50%
East of England 0 12 £488 +2.63% 2
City of London +24 10 £440 -7.36% 4
Hertfordshire +9 8 £425 -10.52%
Croydon -4 8 £338 -
Erskine - 8 £227 -
Renfrewshire - 8 £227 - 3
Aberdeen - 7 - -
East Midlands - 7 £300 -
Hampshire +2 6 £625 +108.33% 1
Leicestershire - 6 £300 -
St Albans - 6 £425 -
Leicester - 6 £300 -
South Wales - 6 £450 -
Wales - 6 £450 -
Reading -4 5 £575 +53.33%
Newbury - 5 £425 -
Cardiff - 5 £450 -
North West -11 4 £550 +18.91% 3
West Midlands -16 4 £500 +53.84% 2
Tyne and Wear -32 4 £230 - 1
North East -35 4 £230 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 4 £230 - 1
Stirling - 4 £475 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £151 - 3
Birmingham +2 3 £550 - 1

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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.

1 183 (54.95%) ITIL
2 127 (38.14%) Configuration Management
3 104 (31.23%) Service Management
4 103 (30.93%) ITSM
5 88 (26.43%) ServiceNow
6 79 (23.72%) BMC
7 76 (22.82%) Remedy
7 76 (22.82%) Change Management
8 67 (20.12%) Finance
9 66 (19.82%) Remedy ITSM
10 53 (15.92%) Problem Management
11 47 (14.11%) Windows
12 44 (13.21%) Project Management
13 42 (12.61%) Release Management
14 41 (12.31%) Management Information System
15 40 (12.01%) Data Modelling
16 38 (11.41%) Asset Management
17 37 (11.11%) Security Cleared
18 35 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
19 33 (9.91%) ITIL V3
19 33 (9.91%) Microsoft
19 33 (9.91%) Data Centre
20 32 (9.61%) HP
20 32 (9.61%) Migration
20 32 (9.61%) Service Delivery
21 31 (9.31%) SLA
21 31 (9.31%) SC Cleared
22 28 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
23 26 (7.81%) Web Services
23 26 (7.81%) SQL

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 24 (7.21%) CMS
2 10 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.40%) Node.js
4 5 (1.50%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.90%) IIS
6 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.30%) Apache
7 1 (0.30%) FileNet
7 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.50%) MS Office
3 12 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (19.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.40%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.10%) PaaS
3 6 (1.80%) IaaS
3 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.80%) Firewall
1 16 (4.80%) LAN
1 16 (4.80%) WAN
2 15 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.00%) LDAP
4 9 (2.70%) BGP
4 9 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (2.70%) MPLS
4 9 (2.70%) OSPF
5 8 (2.40%) VPN
6 7 (2.10%) Multicast
6 7 (2.10%) SSL
6 7 (2.10%) Wireless
7 6 (1.80%) Internet
7 6 (1.80%) SAN
8 5 (1.50%) NAS
8 5 (1.50%) Telepresence
8 5 (1.50%) WebEx
9 3 (0.90%) DNS
10 2 (0.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (2.10%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.20%) Big Data
4 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.20%) Pentaho
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.60%) MS Access
7 1 (0.30%) IDOL
7 1 (0.30%) NewSQL
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.90%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.60%) Fiddler
3 2 (0.60%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.30%) MSI
4 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.30%) StarTeam
General
1 67 (20.12%) Finance
2 23 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.20%) Banking
4 13 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.60%) Billing
6 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.20%) Back Office
8 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.60%) Electronics
9 2 (0.60%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Retail
9 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (19.22%) Analyst
2 47 (14.11%) Developer
3 42 (12.61%) Configuration Manager
4 41 (12.31%) Consultant
5 30 (9.01%) ServiceNow Developer
6 27 (8.11%) Architect
7 24 (7.21%) Administrator
8 20 (6.01%) Asset and Configuration Manager
8 20 (6.01%) Configuration Analyst
9 16 (4.80%) Change Analyst
10 14 (4.20%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.00%) ITIL Manager
11 10 (3.00%) ITSM Consultant
11 10 (3.00%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.00%) Software Asset Manager
11 10 (3.00%) Software Manager
12 9 (2.70%) ITIL Configuration Manager
12 9 (2.70%) Network Engineer
12 9 (2.70%) Remedy Administrator
12 9 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.81%) Web Services
2 17 (5.11%) HTML
3 14 (4.20%) XML
4 10 (3.00%) Ajax
4 10 (3.00%) SOAP
5 8 (2.40%) CSS
6 7 (2.10%) HTML5
6 7 (2.10%) jQuery
6 7 (2.10%) Middleware
6 7 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (1.80%) COM
8 4 (1.20%) J2EE
8 4 (1.20%) REST
9 3 (0.90%) JSON
10 2 (0.60%) .NET
10 2 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.30%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.31%) Management Information System
2 35 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (9.91%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.40%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.10%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.80%) Clustering
7 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.50%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.20%) Handset
9 3 (0.90%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.60%) BYOD
10 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.60%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.60%) Replication
11 1 (0.30%) User Experience
11 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.11%) Windows
2 25 (7.51%) Linux
3 19 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 17 (5.11%) Unix
5 16 (4.80%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.00%) Solaris
6 10 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.70%) CatOS
8 8 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.10%) AIX
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.60%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (54.95%) ITIL
2 127 (38.14%) Configuration Management
3 104 (31.23%) Service Management
4 103 (30.93%) ITSM
5 76 (22.82%) Change Management
6 53 (15.92%) Problem Management
7 44 (13.21%) Project Management
8 42 (12.61%) Release Management
9 40 (12.01%) Data Modelling
10 38 (11.41%) Asset Management
11 33 (9.91%) ITIL V3
12 32 (9.61%) Migration
12 32 (9.61%) Service Delivery
13 28 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (6.91%) Incident Management
15 19 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (5.71%) Validation
16 18 (5.41%) Analytics
16 18 (5.41%) Knowledge Management
17 16 (4.80%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.81%) SQL
2 19 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.30%) C
5 10 (3.00%) Java
6 9 (2.70%) VBScript
7 8 (2.40%) Perl
7 8 (2.40%) VBA
8 7 (2.10%) VB
9 5 (1.50%) C#
9 5 (1.50%) Python
10 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 31 (9.31%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.61%) Degree
4 18 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.60%) MCSE
7 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.30%) CCNA
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.30%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.31%) SLA
2 15 (4.50%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.70%) QA
4 2 (0.60%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (1.80%) KVM
4 6 (1.80%) NFS
4 6 (1.80%) XenApp
4 6 (1.80%) XenServer
5 5 (1.50%) Firmware
6 4 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.90%) Docker
7 3 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.90%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.60%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.60%) Samba
8 2 (0.60%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.60%) UAG
8 2 (0.60%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.60%) vSphere
9 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (6.61%) SCCM
2 9 (2.70%) HP SiteScope
3 7 (2.10%) WSUS
4 6 (1.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (1.20%) HP UCMDB
5 4 (1.20%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.20%) OpenView
5 4 (1.20%) Puppet
5 4 (1.20%) SCOM
6 3 (0.90%) Control-M
6 3 (0.90%) TADDM
6 3 (0.90%) Terraform
6 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.90%) Xymon
7 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.60%) Packer
7 2 (0.60%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 88 (26.43%) ServiceNow
2 79 (23.72%) BMC
3 76 (22.82%) Remedy
4 33 (9.91%) Microsoft
5 32 (9.61%) HP
6 19 (5.71%) Citrix
7 18 (5.41%) VMware
8 15 (4.50%) Cisco
9 10 (3.00%) Red Hat
10 9 (2.70%) IBM
11 8 (2.40%) SAP
11 8 (2.40%) Veritas
12 7 (2.10%) Oracle
13 6 (1.80%) BT
13 6 (1.80%) Siemens
14 5 (1.50%) Cognizant
15 4 (1.20%) AppSense
15 4 (1.20%) Serena
15 4 (1.20%) Symantec
16 3 (0.90%) GoldenSource
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago