Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 239 250
Rank change year-on-year +29 +11 -34
Contract jobs citing CMDB 5 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.089% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.63% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 3
City of London median daily rate £525 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +16.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £393 £256 £363
90th Percentile £746 £588 £618
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £394
% change year-on-year +23.53% +7.94% +14.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1,803 2,837 3,015
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.20% 39.75% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,374 2,193 2,352
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £287 £281 £313
90th Percentile £700 £713 £725
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -2.38% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.38% +28.87%
10th Percentile £12.46 £13.31 £13.13
90th Percentile £52.25 £33.00 £33.92
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.38 £22.26
% change year-on-year +8.39% -12.95% +20.64%

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

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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

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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 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the City of London

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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 11 December 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) xMatters
3 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM

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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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) xMatters