Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 449 446
Rank change year-on-year -84 -3 +68
Contract jobs citing CMDB 93 170 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 1.02% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 132 109
London median daily rate £450 £494 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.86% +9.72% +12.50%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £300
90th Percentile £549 £594 £600
England median daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +120.00% +58.53%
England median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year +46.67% +103.17% +17.04%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18161 16646 17581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 36.80% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13007 11811 12365
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £652
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 308
London median hourly rate £21.21 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.78 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in London

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -12 12 £375 +11.11%
West London -17 4 £500 -11.11% 1
South London -27 3 £425 -10.53% 1
East London -9 1 £450 -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 62 (66.67%) ITIL
2 56 (60.22%) ServiceNow
3 53 (56.99%) Service Management
4 37 (39.78%) ITSM
5 35 (37.63%) Asset Management
5 35 (37.63%) Configuration Management
6 24 (25.81%) Finance
7 23 (24.73%) Problem Management
8 21 (22.58%) HTML
9 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
9 20 (21.51%) Change Management
10 19 (20.43%) Incident Management
11 17 (18.28%) Release Management
11 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (18.28%) CSS
12 16 (17.20%) Web Services
13 15 (16.13%) Banking
13 15 (16.13%) Workflow
14 14 (15.05%) XML
14 14 (15.05%) ITIL V3
15 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.83%) SQL
16 11 (11.83%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (10.75%) Unix
17 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
17 10 (10.75%) REST
17 10 (10.75%) SDLC
17 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
18 9 (9.68%) Ajax

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (4.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (1.08%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.23%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) LDAP
2 4 (4.30%) SAN
3 2 (2.15%) Firewall
3 2 (2.15%) LAN
3 2 (2.15%) NAS
3 2 (2.15%) WAN
4 1 (1.08%) DHCP
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) POP3
4 1 (1.08%) SMTP
4 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) Big Data
3 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.15%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.15%) Pentaho
3 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Legal
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) German Language
6 1 (1.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Developer
2 22 (23.66%) ServiceNow Developer
3 20 (21.51%) Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Administrator
4 10 (10.75%) Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Service Manager
6 7 (7.53%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management Specialist
8 3 (3.23%) Configuration Specialist
8 3 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Incident and Problem Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Manager
8 3 (3.23%) ITIL Business Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Problem Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.58%) HTML
2 17 (18.28%) CSS
3 16 (17.20%) Web Services
4 14 (15.05%) XML
5 10 (10.75%) REST
6 9 (9.68%) Ajax
6 9 (9.68%) SOAP
6 9 (9.68%) XHTML
7 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.23%) HTML5
9 2 (2.15%) CSS3
9 2 (2.15%) JSON
9 2 (2.15%) Middleware
9 2 (2.15%) Sensu
9 2 (2.15%) XML Schema
9 2 (2.15%) XSL
10 1 (1.08%) jQuery
10 1 (1.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.08%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Unix
2 9 (9.68%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) Linux
4 4 (4.30%) AIX
4 4 (4.30%) Solaris
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (66.67%) ITIL
2 53 (56.99%) Service Management
3 37 (39.78%) ITSM
4 35 (37.63%) Asset Management
4 35 (37.63%) Configuration Management
5 23 (24.73%) Problem Management
6 20 (21.51%) Change Management
7 19 (20.43%) Incident Management
8 17 (18.28%) Release Management
8 17 (18.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (16.13%) Workflow
10 14 (15.05%) ITIL V3
11 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.75%) SDLC
12 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
13 8 (8.60%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (6.45%) Operations Management
14 6 (6.45%) Scrum
15 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (5.38%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
2 11 (11.83%) SQL
3 7 (7.53%) Java
4 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 4 (4.30%) Python
5 2 (2.15%) C
5 2 (2.15%) C++
5 2 (2.15%) Korn
6 1 (1.08%) R
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) COBIT
3 1 (1.08%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.08%) MiFID
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.15%) Firmware
3 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.15%) KVM
3 2 (2.15%) RHEV
3 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (2.15%) Nagios
1 2 (2.15%) SCCM
1 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.08%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.08%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 56 (60.22%) ServiceNow
2 8 (8.60%) HP
3 7 (7.53%) VMware
4 6 (6.45%) Oracle
5 5 (5.38%) BMC
6 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.23%) Remedy
8 2 (2.15%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.15%) GoldenSource
8 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.15%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.15%) SAP
8 2 (2.15%) Snow
8 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.15%) Splunk
9 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.08%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.08%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.08%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.08%) Veritas