Period
to

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 30 June 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)
England > London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 453 415 355
Rank change year-on-year -38 -60 +159
Contract jobs citing CMDB 136 89 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.96% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 61 34
10th Percentile £420 £406 £258
25th Percentile £491 £425 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £540 £536
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +0.70% +5.93%
75th Percentile £606 £594 £673
90th Percentile £765 £638 £713
England median daily rate £540 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +13.68% -5.00% +5.82%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13,705 9,251 6,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.79% 34.00% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,036 6,480 4,474
10th Percentile £400 £352 £321
25th Percentile £488 £445 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £535
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.80% +1.90%
75th Percentile £725 £650 £650
90th Percentile £824 £745 £750
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 142 89
10th Percentile £18.35 £15.13 £14.22
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.00 £21.10
Median hourly rate £41.25 £32.45 £38.50
Median % change year-on-year +27.12% -15.71% +53.10%
75th Percentile £51.75 £45.13 £47.83
90th Percentile £67.50 £57.50 £54.20
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £24.70
% change year-on-year +6.00% +1.21% +17.62%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in London

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for CMDB in London

CMDB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CMDB in London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for CMDB in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for CMDB in London

CMDB
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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -15 24 £525 +82.61% 4
South London -6 8 £575 +27.78%
West London - 1 £110 -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 65 (47.79%) ServiceNow
2 49 (36.03%) ITIL
3 46 (33.82%) ITSM
4 38 (27.94%) Configuration Management
5 32 (23.53%) Finance
6 26 (19.12%) Agile
7 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
8 24 (17.65%) Service Management
8 24 (17.65%) Social Skills
9 23 (16.91%) Security Cleared
10 19 (13.97%) Change Management
11 16 (11.76%) Migration
11 16 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (11.03%) Windows
13 14 (10.29%) JavaScript
13 14 (10.29%) VMware
13 14 (10.29%) AWS
14 13 (9.56%) Azure
14 13 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (9.56%) Service Delivery
14 13 (9.56%) Scrum
14 13 (9.56%) Active Directory
14 13 (9.56%) Microsoft 365
15 12 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (8.82%) Decision-Making
15 12 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.82%) Public Sector
15 12 (8.82%) DNS
15 12 (8.82%) SC Cleared
15 12 (8.82%) Asset Management

CMDB
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 (2.94%) CMS
1 4 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.21%) Apache
2 3 (2.21%) IIS
3 2 (1.47%) Confluence
3 2 (1.47%) JBoss
3 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.21%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) assyst
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.29%) AWS
2 13 (9.56%) Azure
2 13 (9.56%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (6.62%) Power Platform
4 6 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (4.41%) GCP
5 4 (2.94%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.21%) IaaS
6 3 (2.21%) PaaS
7 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.74%) Azure Sentinel
8 1 (0.74%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.74%) Nutanix
8 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.82%) DNS
2 10 (7.35%) Firewall
3 7 (5.15%) DHCP
4 4 (2.94%) VoIP
5 3 (2.21%) HTTP
5 3 (2.21%) SNMP
5 3 (2.21%) SSL
5 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.47%) DMZ
6 2 (1.47%) IPv4
6 2 (1.47%) IPv6
6 2 (1.47%) SAN
6 2 (1.47%) VLAN
6 2 (1.47%) VSAN
7 1 (0.74%) Intranet
7 1 (0.74%) Network Security
7 1 (0.74%) POP3
7 1 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.74%) SMTP
7 1 (0.74%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.62%) Power BI
2 4 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) JIRA
2 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.74%) AppScan
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 24 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 12 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.82%) Public Sector
4 9 (6.62%) Banking
5 6 (4.41%) Influencing Skills
6 4 (2.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Aviation
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.12%) Analyst
2 21 (15.44%) Business Analyst
3 19 (13.97%) Consultant
4 14 (10.29%) Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Architect
5 12 (8.82%) ServiceNow Developer
6 9 (6.62%) IT Manager
6 9 (6.62%) Service Manager
7 7 (5.15%) Senior Technician
8 6 (4.41%) IT Services Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Technical Business Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Administrator
9 5 (3.68%) DBA
9 5 (3.68%) IT Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 5 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.94%) Desktop Support
10 4 (2.94%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.94%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.35%) Web Services
2 9 (6.62%) XML
3 8 (5.88%) HTML
4 7 (5.15%) JSON
5 6 (4.41%) REST
6 4 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.94%) SOAP
7 3 (2.21%) CSS
7 3 (2.21%) LDAP
7 3 (2.21%) XHTML
8 2 (1.47%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.74%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.74%) J2EE
9 1 (0.74%) RESTful
9 1 (0.74%) Velocity
9 1 (0.74%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (3.68%) Private Cloud
2 5 (3.68%) Wiki
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Licensing
4 3 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.21%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.21%) Replication
5 2 (1.47%) Blog
5 2 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.47%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.47%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.74%) CSOC
6 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.03%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.68%) Linux
4 4 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.03%) ITIL
2 46 (33.82%) ITSM
3 38 (27.94%) Configuration Management
4 26 (19.12%) Agile
5 24 (17.65%) Service Management
6 19 (13.97%) Change Management
7 16 (11.76%) Migration
7 16 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.56%) Scrum
8 13 (9.56%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.82%) Asset Management
9 12 (8.82%) Business Analysis
9 12 (8.82%) Decision-Making
9 12 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (7.35%) CI/CD
10 10 (7.35%) Use Case
11 9 (6.62%) Software Licensing
11 9 (6.62%) Workflow
12 8 (5.88%) Data Analysis
12 8 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.15%) SQL
3 6 (4.41%) Bash
3 6 (4.41%) Python
4 4 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.47%) Groovy
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) Java
6 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (16.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.21%) Degree
6 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.74%) CEH
7 1 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.74%) CRISC
7 1 (0.74%) GCIH
7 1 (0.74%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) Data Quality
1 7 (5.15%) SLA
2 6 (4.41%) GRC
3 1 (0.74%) EMIR
3 1 (0.74%) IFRS
3 1 (0.74%) IFRS 17
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) MiFID
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.56%) Active Directory
1 13 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.68%) Docker
3 4 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.47%) Firmware
5 2 (1.47%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (7.35%) SCCM
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.21%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.47%) Ansible
4 2 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.47%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (0.74%) Avamar
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.74%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.74%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.74%) Kibana
5 1 (0.74%) logstash
5 1 (0.74%) Nagios
5 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.74%) Puppet
5 1 (0.74%) Suricata
5 1 (0.74%) VxRail
Vendors
1 65 (47.79%) ServiceNow
2 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.29%) VMware
4 8 (5.88%) Oracle
5 5 (3.68%) Cisco
5 5 (3.68%) Citrix
5 5 (3.68%) Okta
5 5 (3.68%) Veeam
6 4 (2.94%) Snow
6 4 (2.94%) Splunk
7 2 (1.47%) Commvault
7 2 (1.47%) Google
7 2 (1.47%) NetApp
8 1 (0.74%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) BMC
8 1 (0.74%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.74%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.74%) Murex
8 1 (0.74%) Planview
8 1 (0.74%) Qualys