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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Universal Configuration Management Database (UCMDB)
Rank 575 570 576
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing HP UCMDB 20 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.015% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% 0.20% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £414 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £347
% change year-on-year
- +15.44%
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
4290 3919 3854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.61% 7.35% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2244 2003
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 149 180
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £40.57 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

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 7 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 22 August 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 -14 17 £369 +5.35% 1
South East - 14 £369 - 1
Scotland -14 2 £403 -2.30%
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - - - -
London - - - -

HP UCMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 51 (85.00%) HP
2 42 (70.00%) ITIL
3 38 (63.33%) Configuration Management
3 38 (63.33%) Security Cleared
4 30 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 29 (48.33%) CMDB
6 22 (36.67%) Service Management
7 20 (33.33%) ITIL V2
8 17 (28.33%) Asset Management
9 13 (21.67%) WMI
10 12 (20.00%) ServiceNow
11 11 (18.33%) Serena
12 10 (16.67%) Finance
12 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
13 9 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (15.00%) ITSM
13 9 (15.00%) Project Management
13 9 (15.00%) DV Cleared
14 8 (13.33%) StarTeam
14 8 (13.33%) Change Management
14 8 (13.33%) Borland
14 8 (13.33%) PRINCE
15 7 (11.67%) SNMP
15 7 (11.67%) SQL
15 7 (11.67%) CMS
15 7 (11.67%) ITIL V3
16 6 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
16 6 (10.00%) Time Management
16 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (10.00%) Remedy

HP UCMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (11.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Office
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) SNMP
2 4 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (5.00%) SSH
3 3 (5.00%) VPN
3 3 (5.00%) SSL
3 3 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) French Language
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Consultant
2 17 (28.33%) Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Configuration Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Architect
6 4 (6.67%) ITSM Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Service Management Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Management Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Service Management Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 3 (5.00%) Ajax
2 3 (5.00%) XML
2 3 (5.00%) HTML
2 3 (5.00%) COM
2 3 (5.00%) CSS
2 3 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (48.33%) CMDB
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) UNIX
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) ITIL
2 38 (63.33%) Configuration Management
3 22 (36.67%) Service Management
4 20 (33.33%) ITIL V2
5 17 (28.33%) Asset Management
6 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.00%) ITSM
7 9 (15.00%) Project Management
8 8 (13.33%) Change Management
8 8 (13.33%) PRINCE
9 7 (11.67%) ITIL V3
10 6 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (10.00%) Time Management
11 5 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 4 (6.67%) Network Management
13 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
14 2 (3.33%) Validation
14 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) C
2 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) COBIT
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) WMI
2 4 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) HP
2 12 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 11 (18.33%) Serena
4 8 (13.33%) Borland
5 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) Remedy
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco
7 3 (5.00%) BMC
8 2 (3.33%) CA
9 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.67%) SAP
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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