Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 232 221
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 -9
Contract jobs citing CMDB 6 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.087% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.34% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 20
City of London median daily rate £475 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.18% +9.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £417 £269 £189
90th Percentile £578 £619 £545
Central London median daily rate £443 £475 £433
% change year-on-year -6.84% +9.83% -4.95%
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 3,006 2,902 2,781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.38% 42.79% 41.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,340 2,206 2,245
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +1.06%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £306
90th Percentile £713 £697 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 25
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +7.89% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.09 £12.78 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.09 £33.25 £73.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.32% +8.57% -16.67%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
2 1 (16.67%) Lumension
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto