The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 452 472 421
Rank change year-on-year +20 -51  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 137 151 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.93% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 107 109
Median daily rate £450 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £244 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £376
% change year-on-year +9.72% -4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 11
Median hourly rate - £27.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.50 £27.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +87.03% +71.21%  

CMDB is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14478 16219 16382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.54% 33.28% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9485 10793 10517
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 523 579
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing CMDB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in England

CMDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 76 £500 -3.61% 12
South East +25 33 £400 -23.07% 7
West Midlands +31 13 £478 -13.18%
North West +25 7 £355 -45.38% 1
Yorkshire +26 2 £273 -7.23% 2
South West +6 2 - - 1
East of England -15 2 £395 -12.22% 4
CMDB
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 146 (54.48%) ITIL
2 103 (38.43%) Service Management
3 101 (37.69%) Configuration Management
4 96 (35.82%) ServiceNow
5 95 (35.45%) ITSM
6 68 (25.37%) Finance
7 52 (19.40%) Asset Management
8 50 (18.66%) SLA
9 49 (18.28%) HTML
10 42 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (15.30%) Active Directory
11 41 (15.30%) BMC
11 41 (15.30%) Windows
12 40 (14.93%) ITIL V3
13 39 (14.55%) JavaScript
14 38 (14.18%) Java
14 38 (14.18%) Data Centre
15 33 (12.31%) Remedy
16 31 (11.57%) Microsoft
17 30 (11.19%) Workflow
17 30 (11.19%) Release Management
18 28 (10.45%) XML
19 27 (10.07%) SQL
19 27 (10.07%) Project Management
19 27 (10.07%) Change Management
19 27 (10.07%) Remedy ITSM
19 27 (10.07%) Security Cleared
20 25 (9.33%) Banking
20 25 (9.33%) CSS
20 25 (9.33%) Web Services

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (4.85%) CMS
2 8 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.75%) Confluence
3 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.37%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.24%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (10.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.61%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.75%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.75%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.85%) IaaS
2 12 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.61%) PaaS
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.73%) DNS
2 9 (3.36%) DHCP
2 9 (3.36%) MPLS
3 7 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.24%) LDAP
5 5 (1.87%) VPN
6 4 (1.49%) LAN
6 4 (1.49%) MVNO
6 4 (1.49%) SSL
7 3 (1.12%) SMTP
7 3 (1.12%) WAN
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.75%) Firewall
8 2 (0.75%) HTTP
8 2 (0.75%) POP3
9 1 (0.37%) IPsec
9 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.37%) Skype
9 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.36%) MySQL
2 7 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.87%) MariaDB
3 5 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.75%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.37%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (4.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.12%) JIRA
4 2 (0.75%) Ant
4 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.37%) Maven
5 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 68 (25.37%) Finance
2 25 (9.33%) Banking
3 24 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.75%) Electronics
5 2 (0.75%) German Language
5 2 (0.75%) Marketing
5 2 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Billing
6 1 (0.37%) Front Office
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (24.25%) Developer
2 50 (18.66%) ServiceNow Developer
3 48 (17.91%) Analyst
4 32 (11.94%) Consultant
5 27 (10.07%) Architect
6 19 (7.09%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 17 (6.34%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.97%) Administrator
9 15 (5.60%) Service Manager
10 13 (4.85%) Service Architect
11 11 (4.10%) Desktop Support
11 11 (4.10%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.36%) IT Manager
13 8 (2.99%) Asset Management Analyst
13 8 (2.99%) Desktop Analyst
13 8 (2.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 8 (2.99%) IT Analyst
14 7 (2.61%) Business Analyst
14 7 (2.61%) Help Desk Analyst
14 7 (2.61%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.28%) HTML
2 28 (10.45%) XML
3 25 (9.33%) CSS
3 25 (9.33%) Web Services
4 8 (2.99%) REST
5 7 (2.61%) SOAP
5 7 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (2.24%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.24%) HTML5
7 5 (1.87%) .NET
8 3 (1.12%) Ajax
9 2 (0.75%) CSS3
9 2 (0.75%) jQuery
9 2 (0.75%) Murex MxML
9 2 (0.75%) Node.js
9 2 (0.75%) XHTML
10 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.37%) LAMP
10 1 (0.37%) SAML
10 1 (0.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.18%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.34%) User Experience
3 14 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.48%) Fat Client
5 12 (4.48%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.12%) Handset
8 3 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.12%) Wiki
9 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.75%) PKI
9 2 (0.75%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.75%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.30%) Windows
2 23 (8.58%) Linux
3 16 (5.97%) Unix
3 16 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.99%) Solaris
4 8 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.87%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Debian
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (54.48%) ITIL
2 103 (38.43%) Service Management
3 101 (37.69%) Configuration Management
4 95 (35.45%) ITSM
5 52 (19.40%) Asset Management
6 42 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (14.93%) ITIL V3
8 30 (11.19%) Release Management
8 30 (11.19%) Workflow
9 27 (10.07%) Change Management
9 27 (10.07%) Project Management
10 23 (8.58%) PRINCE2
11 22 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (8.21%) Service Delivery
12 21 (7.84%) Incident Management
13 20 (7.46%) Migration
13 20 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (7.09%) Business Analysis
14 19 (7.09%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (5.97%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.55%) JavaScript
2 38 (14.18%) Java
3 27 (10.07%) SQL
4 12 (4.48%) Python
5 9 (3.36%) C
5 9 (3.36%) Perl
6 6 (2.24%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.24%) Ruby
7 3 (1.12%) C#
7 3 (1.12%) PHP
8 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.37%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.60%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.48%) Degree
4 8 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.87%) BICSI Certification
6 5 (1.87%) CCNA
6 5 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.87%) JNCIA
6 5 (1.87%) JNCIS
6 5 (1.87%) LPIC
6 5 (1.87%) MCSE
6 5 (1.87%) RHCE
7 4 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.12%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (18.66%) SLA
2 10 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 10 (3.73%) QA
3 5 (1.87%) PMO
4 3 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.75%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.75%) MiFID
6 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 41 (15.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.87%) Firmware
2 5 (1.87%) NFS
2 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.37%) XenApp
4 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.48%) Netcool
2 9 (3.36%) Puppet
3 8 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.61%) Ansible
5 6 (2.24%) SCCM
6 4 (1.49%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (1.49%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.37%) Control-M
7 1 (0.37%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.37%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.37%) SCOM
7 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.37%) WMI
Vendors
1 96 (35.82%) ServiceNow
2 41 (15.30%) BMC
3 33 (12.31%) Remedy
4 31 (11.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.34%) HP
5 17 (6.34%) VMware
6 16 (5.97%) Cisco
7 10 (3.73%) Oracle
8 8 (2.99%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.99%) Riverbed
9 6 (2.24%) SAP
10 5 (1.87%) Avaya
10 5 (1.87%) CA
10 5 (1.87%) Citrix
10 5 (1.87%) Dell
10 5 (1.87%) Juniper
10 5 (1.87%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.49%) Snow
11 4 (1.49%) Veritas
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