Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 248 223
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25 -13
Contract jobs citing CMDB 24 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 7
City of London median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -21.05%
10th Percentile £272 £310 £319
90th Percentile £654 £480 £503
Central London median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
City of London median hourly rate - £65.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.18% -
Central London median hourly rate - £65.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year - +18.18% -

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 2,775 3,008 2,407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.70% 42.37% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,111 2,388 1,840
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £290 £319 £313
90th Percentile £700 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £480
% change year-on-year - +9.38% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 45 27
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +14.47% +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.91 £12.60 £13.25
90th Percentile £37.09 £48.40 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year -13.53% +13.82% -2.54%

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 February 2019.

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 February 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 19 (79.17%) ITSM
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
3 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 15 (62.50%) ServiceNow
4 14 (58.33%) Service Management
5 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
6 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
7 10 (41.67%) Banking
8 7 (29.17%) SDLC
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) Change Management
9 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (25.00%) Release Management
10 5 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (20.83%) xMatters
10 5 (20.83%) Contract Management
10 5 (20.83%) SLA
10 5 (20.83%) SOAP
10 5 (20.83%) Workflow
10 5 (20.83%) Content Management
11 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (8.33%) Data Management
13 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
13 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) ServiceNow Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) XHTML
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
1 1 (4.17%) Replication
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
1 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) ITSM
2 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) Service Management
4 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
6 7 (29.17%) Change Management
6 7 (29.17%) SDLC
7 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (25.00%) Release Management
8 5 (20.83%) Content Management
8 5 (20.83%) Contract Management
8 5 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (20.83%) Workflow
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 2 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) ServiceNow
2 5 (20.83%) xMatters
3 2 (8.33%) BMC
3 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Snow