The table below looks at the statistics for HP UCMDB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP UCMDB over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Universal Configuration Management Database (UCMDB)
Rank 594 560 549
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -11
Contract jobs citing HP UCMDB 18 34 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.063% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.41% 0.82% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £450 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +56.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £450 £288
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +56.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4352 4169 3328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.80% 7.75% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2681 2408 1912
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 160 162
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

HP UCMDB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP UCMDB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP UCMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP UCMDB
Daily Rate Trend

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

HP UCMDB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP UCMDB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP UCMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

HP UCMDB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HP UCMDB
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP UCMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(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
England -35 15 £525 +16.66%
London -14 7 £525 -
South East -24 3 £400 -11.11%
Scotland - 3 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £400 -
Manchester -16 2 - -
North West -17 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £416 -
Northampton - 2 £416 -
East Midlands - 2 £416 -
City of London +15 1 - -
North East - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £368 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £300 -
Erskine - 1 £368 -

HP UCMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP UCMDB 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 HP UCMDB.

1 33 (86.84%) ITIL
2 26 (68.42%) ITIL V2
3 23 (60.53%) Service Management
4 19 (50.00%) Degree
4 19 (50.00%) CMDB
4 19 (50.00%) Web Services
4 19 (50.00%) XML
4 19 (50.00%) LDAP
4 19 (50.00%) HTML
4 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (50.00%) ServiceNow
5 18 (47.37%) Customer Engagement
5 18 (47.37%) IT Asset Management
5 18 (47.37%) CSS
5 18 (47.37%) SOAP
5 18 (47.37%) VPN
5 18 (47.37%) SSL
5 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 18 (47.37%) ITSM
5 18 (47.37%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (47.37%) Ajax
6 17 (44.74%) COM
6 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
7 15 (39.47%) HP
8 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
9 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
10 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
11 6 (15.79%) WMI
11 6 (15.79%) StarTeam

HP UCMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP UCMDB 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 HP UCMDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) LDAP
2 18 (47.37%) VPN
2 18 (47.37%) SSL
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security
3 5 (13.16%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Consultant
2 19 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 18 (47.37%) Developer
3 18 (47.37%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 18 (47.37%) ServiceNow Developer
3 18 (47.37%) ITSM Consultant
3 18 (47.37%) Technical Developer
4 16 (42.11%) Senior Consultant
4 16 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 16 (42.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Management Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Network Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) HTML
1 19 (50.00%) Web Services
1 19 (50.00%) XML
2 18 (47.37%) Ajax
2 18 (47.37%) CSS
2 18 (47.37%) SOAP
3 17 (44.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) CMDB
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) New Media
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) e-Health
4 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) ITIL
2 26 (68.42%) ITIL V2
3 23 (60.53%) Service Management
4 18 (47.37%) ITSM
4 18 (47.37%) Customer Engagement
4 18 (47.37%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (47.37%) IT Asset Management
5 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.16%) Network Management
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.16%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.26%) People Management
10 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) C
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) WMI
2 5 (13.16%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 5 (13.16%) Borland
4 5 (13.16%) Serena
5 2 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) SAP