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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Universal Configuration Management Database (UCMDB)
Rank 570 565 555
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing HP UCMDB 22 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 3
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£550 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £460 £373
% change year-on-year
-34.60% +23.32%
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
4489 3666 3158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.28% 7.16% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2803 2203 1667
Average daily rate £415 £388 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 140 208
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.53 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -10.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.42 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.88 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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 24 December 2014.

HP UCMDB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HP UCMDB
Top 5 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 24 December 2014. 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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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 -12 20 £550 +33.33% 3
London +20 10 £550 +33.33% 1
South East - 6 £301 - 2
Reading - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1

HP UCMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (72.73%) ITIL
2 20 (60.61%) HP
2 20 (60.61%) ITIL V2
3 16 (48.48%) Web Services
4 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) CMDB
6 12 (36.36%) Service Management
6 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (30.30%) ServiceNow
7 10 (30.30%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (30.30%) Degree
7 10 (30.30%) IT Asset Management
7 10 (30.30%) SSL
7 10 (30.30%) VPN
7 10 (30.30%) HTML
7 10 (30.30%) COM
7 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 10 (30.30%) SOAP
7 10 (30.30%) XML
7 10 (30.30%) LDAP
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) ITSM
7 10 (30.30%) Ajax
8 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (24.24%) WMI
9 8 (24.24%) Asset Management
9 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2

HP UCMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (15.15%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) LDAP
1 10 (30.30%) VPN
1 10 (30.30%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) SMS
2 2 (6.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) Technical Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) ITSM Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) Technical Developer
2 10 (30.30%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) ServiceNow Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Administrator
5 5 (15.15%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Operations Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) Web Services
2 10 (30.30%) XML
2 10 (30.30%) Ajax
2 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) COM
2 10 (30.30%) CSS
2 10 (30.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) CMDB
2 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) New Media
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) e-Health
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) ITIL
2 20 (60.61%) ITIL V2
3 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 12 (36.36%) Service Management
4 10 (30.30%) ITSM
4 10 (30.30%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (30.30%) Customer Engagement
4 10 (30.30%) IT Asset Management
5 8 (24.24%) Asset Management
5 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) Time Management
7 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.15%) Workflow
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 4 (12.12%) BCP
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
9 3 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
10 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (6.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) Degree
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) WMI
2 2 (6.06%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (6.06%) HP NNM
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) HP
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) ServiceNow
3 6 (18.18%) Borland
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) CA
6 3 (9.09%) Serena
7 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
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