Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 136 156
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing CMDB 13 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.80% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 2.42% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 13
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £431 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.25% +19.79% -15.29%
10th Percentile £369 £305 £352
90th Percentile £494 £600 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £11.00 - -

CMDB is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,312 1,321 1,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.44% 33.09% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 619 681
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £208 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 73 74
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% -16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.00 £12.22
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.00 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.16
% change year-on-year +81.39% -8.79% +20.89%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMDB in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 7 £450 -1.37%
Newbury -13 2 £400 +3.23%
Maidenhead -1 1 £700 +16.67%
Slough -4 1 £400 -20.00%
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South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 9 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
4 5 (38.46%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) ITSM
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) CMS
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Netcool
6 3 (23.08%) Remedy
6 3 (23.08%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (23.08%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (15.38%) TM Forum
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) ICMP
1 2 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (7.69%) VoLTE
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Pentaho
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (7.69%) Database Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) OSS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) TM Forum
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (38.46%) ITSM
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) eTOM
6 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Design
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Groovy
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (23.08%) Netcool
1 3 (23.08%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.69%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (7.69%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
2 3 (23.08%) Remedy
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) BMC
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) VMware