The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 30 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.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 85 59
Rank change year-on-year +35 -26  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 1 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.18% 0.099% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.31% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £295 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.44% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £388
% change year-on-year -2.85% +12.90%  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 173 321 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.57% 31.69% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 197 162
Median daily rate £350 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.30% -2.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.74 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £42.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in Cheshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft