Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 20 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 227 239
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 +36
Contract jobs citing CMDB 10 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.77% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 18
City of London median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +19.30%
10th Percentile £272 £213 £306
90th Percentile £560 £398 £598
Central London median daily rate £375 £338 £460
% change year-on-year +11.11% -26.63% +53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3086 2710 3607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.54% 41.09% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2400 2120 2867
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 56
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £55.00 £42.12
Central London median hourly rate £21.31 £18.45 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.51% -7.75% +14.29%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the City of London

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in the City of London

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the City of London

CMDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) ITSM
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (20.00%) Release Management
7 2 (20.00%) COBIT
7 2 (20.00%) Korn
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (20.00%) German Language
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) BMC
7 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) AIX
7 2 (20.00%) Solaris

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (10.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) German Language
4 1 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) BCP
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (10.00%) DevOps
7 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (10.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (10.00%) Murex
3 1 (10.00%) Snow