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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Universal Configuration Management Database (UCMDB)
Rank 593 550 565
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Contract jobs citing HP UCMDB 10 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.067% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.86% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 10
Average daily rate
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£525 £250 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -27.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £331 £345
% change year-on-year
- -3.98%
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
4485 4205 3825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.14% 7.83% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2762 2440 2144
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 129 172
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.50 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £34.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.77%

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
Top 8 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 2 July 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
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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
England -41 10 £525 +110.00%
Leeds - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
London -4 3 £525 +123.40%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

HP UCMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (90.91%) ITIL
2 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) CMDB
3 18 (54.55%) Service Management
4 17 (51.52%) HP
5 16 (48.48%) ITIL V2
6 13 (39.39%) ServiceNow
6 13 (39.39%) Degree
6 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 13 (39.39%) LDAP
6 13 (39.39%) Web Services
6 13 (39.39%) XML
6 13 (39.39%) HTML
7 12 (36.36%) ITSM
7 12 (36.36%) Ajax
7 12 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (36.36%) CSS
7 12 (36.36%) SOAP
7 12 (36.36%) VPN
7 12 (36.36%) SSL
7 12 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
7 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 12 (36.36%) IT Asset Management
8 11 (33.33%) COM
9 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
9 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
10 8 (24.24%) Windows
11 7 (21.21%) UNIX
11 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008

HP UCMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) LDAP
2 12 (36.36%) VPN
2 12 (36.36%) SSL
3 5 (15.15%) Network Security
3 5 (15.15%) SNMP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Consultant
2 13 (39.39%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) ITSM Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) Technical Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 12 (36.36%) ServiceNow Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
1 13 (39.39%) Web Services
1 13 (39.39%) XML
2 12 (36.36%) Ajax
2 12 (36.36%) CSS
2 12 (36.36%) SOAP
3 11 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) CMDB
2 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
3 6 (18.18%) Clustering
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows NT
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) Service Management
3 16 (48.48%) ITIL V2
4 12 (36.36%) IT Asset Management
4 12 (36.36%) ITSM
4 12 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.15%) Network Management
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Time Management
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
9 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.06%) People Management
10 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) VBScript
2 6 (18.18%) Jython
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.06%) WMI
3 1 (3.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) HP
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) ServiceNow
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Remedy
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Serena
6 2 (6.06%) Borland
7 1 (3.03%) SAP