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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 72 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.74% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +75.92% +71.21%  

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 201 271 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.80% 29.65% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 191 145
Median daily rate £385 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 15
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +24.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.65 £62.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

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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 28 June 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Designer
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow