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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 112 122
Rank change year-on-year +23 +10  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 10 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 2.16% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 15
Median daily rate £375 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £390 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £598 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year -61.95% +211.86%  

CMDB is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 538 648 768
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.67% 26.33% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 338 377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £258 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £29.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.27% +68.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.88 £63.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CMDB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in Berkshire

CMDB
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

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in Berkshire

CMDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in Berkshire

CMDB
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 3 £450 -21.73%
Slough +7 2 £375 -3.84%
CMDB
South East

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 12 (63.16%) ITSM
2 11 (57.89%) BMC
3 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 8 (42.11%) Change Management
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 8 (42.11%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) Remedy
5 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (26.32%) Remedy AR System
6 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Unix
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (26.32%) Workflow Development
7 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Change Control

CMDB
Top Related 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (26.32%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Change Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Remedy Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Smart Metering Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITSM
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
2 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow Development
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management
7 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (15.79%) Network Management
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) OPNET
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) BMC
2 6 (31.58%) Remedy
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
5 3 (15.79%) Arista
5 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
5 3 (15.79%) CA
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
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