Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 139 146
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 +12
Contract jobs citing CMDB 14 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.41% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.32% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 16
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -6.06% +6.45%
10th Percentile £350 £295 £381
90th Percentile £506 £452 £563
South East median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.25 - £115.00

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 1,389 1,133 1,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.08% 31.08% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 500 748
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £249 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 67 60
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.20 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.11% -21.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.89 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £34.30 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -39.66% +75.76%

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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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -9 6 £450 -
Newbury -16 3 £501 -
Slough -5 2 £355 -5.33%
Bracknell - 1 £363 -
CMDB
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Asset Management
3 8 (57.14%) Node.js
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) Service Management
5 6 (42.86%) ITSM
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (35.71%) CMS
6 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
6 5 (35.71%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (35.71%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Release Management
7 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
7 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
7 4 (28.57%) WSUS
7 4 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) Puppet

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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 (35.71%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQLPlus
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Database Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Node.js
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) SUSE
2 4 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Asset Management
3 7 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 6 (42.86%) ITSM
5 5 (35.71%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
6 4 (28.57%) Release Management
6 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 1 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
2 3 (21.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (21.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) BMC