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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 12 August 2022 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 182 158 124
Rank change year-on-year -24 -34 +97
Contract jobs citing CMDB 18 13 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.95% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
10th Percentile £489 £125 £538
25th Percentile £495 £350 £558
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £450 £590
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -23.73% +18.00%
75th Percentile £675 £591 -
90th Percentile - £638 -
Central London median daily rate £525 £450 £590
% change year-on-year +16.67% -23.73% +21.65%

CMDB is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,528 1,374 736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.75% 39.62% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,014 973 507
10th Percentile £369 £385 £325
25th Percentile £485 £475 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £713 £688 £625
90th Percentile £813 £761 £713
Central London median daily rate £575 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -4.13% +14.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 29
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.69
25th Percentile £21.25 £12.38 £18.50
Median hourly rate £43.24 £27.00 £37.75
Median % change year-on-year +60.15% -28.48% +84.15%
75th Percentile £55.75 £37.75 £43.70
90th Percentile £64.15 £42.93 £47.75
Central London median hourly rate £43.24 £23.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year +84.00% -37.54% +80.63%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CMDB as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CMDB in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for CMDB in the City of London

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CMDB in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for CMDB in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CMDB in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for CMDB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 15 (83.33%) ServiceNow
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
3 9 (50.00%) Agile
4 8 (44.44%) ITSM
5 6 (33.33%) Service Management
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Use Case
7 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 4 (22.22%) Decision-Making
7 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
8 3 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Epics
8 3 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Azure
9 2 (11.11%) SCCM

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Social Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.56%) IT Programme Manager
7 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Agile
3 8 (44.44%) ITSM
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Use Case
6 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 4 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Epics
7 3 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (16.67%) User Stories
7 3 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
8 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) ServiceNow
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Planview
4 1 (5.56%) Snow
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam