Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 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)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 558 466 459
Rank change year-on-year -92 -7 -17
Contract jobs citing CMDB 87 136 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.84% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 92 117
London median daily rate £425 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £138 £251 £302
90th Percentile £580 £613 £625
England median daily rate £438 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +2.94% -8.11% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £60.00 - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 - £27.00

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 17,619 16,151 17,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.23% 38.59% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,635 11,426 12,326
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £311 £286
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 243 224
London median hourly rate £22.98 £21.90 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.91% +6.16% +5.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.00 £50.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.51% -2.50% +11.11%

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

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in London

CMDB
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

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 23 July 2018. 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 -55 12 £365 -36.52% 8
West London -26 11 £450 +2.86% 2
South London -33 9 £488 -11.36% 1
East London -18 7 £438 -18.22% 1
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 45 (51.72%) ServiceNow
2 44 (50.57%) ITIL
3 34 (39.08%) Configuration Management
4 29 (33.33%) ITSM
5 26 (29.89%) Service Management
6 22 (25.29%) Finance
6 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
7 20 (22.99%) Asset Management
8 18 (20.69%) Windows
9 17 (19.54%) Change Management
10 16 (18.39%) Banking
10 16 (18.39%) Linux
10 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
11 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
11 15 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (17.24%) Remedy
11 15 (17.24%) Web Services
11 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 14 (16.09%) DNS
13 12 (13.79%) HTML
13 12 (13.79%) CSS
14 11 (12.64%) REST
14 11 (12.64%) SDLC
15 10 (11.49%) Degree
15 10 (11.49%) Remedy ITSM
15 10 (11.49%) Retail
15 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
16 9 (10.34%) Ajax
16 9 (10.34%) XML
16 9 (10.34%) XHTML

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 5 (5.75%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.30%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) DNS
2 8 (9.20%) DHCP
3 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.45%) Skype
4 3 (3.45%) SMS
5 2 (2.30%) Firewall
5 2 (2.30%) Network Security
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) TACACS
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.30%) GDB
4 1 (1.15%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.15%) Maven
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Banking
3 10 (11.49%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.45%) Front Office
5 3 (3.45%) Legal
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Publishing
7 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) ServiceNow Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.34%) Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.75%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) IT Support
7 5 (5.75%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Production Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Administrator
8 3 (3.45%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) Web Services
2 12 (13.79%) CSS
2 12 (13.79%) HTML
3 11 (12.64%) REST
4 9 (10.34%) Ajax
4 9 (10.34%) XHTML
4 9 (10.34%) XML
5 4 (4.60%) SOAP
6 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.30%) CSS3
7 2 (2.30%) HTML5
7 2 (2.30%) SAML
8 1 (1.15%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.30%) PKI
6 2 (2.30%) PMI
6 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 16 (18.39%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Windows 10
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.75%) Android
5 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.75%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.57%) ITIL
2 34 (39.08%) Configuration Management
3 29 (33.33%) ITSM
4 26 (29.89%) Service Management
5 20 (22.99%) Asset Management
6 17 (19.54%) Change Management
7 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
8 11 (12.64%) SDLC
9 9 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
10 7 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.90%) Change Control
11 6 (6.90%) Escalation Management
11 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
12 5 (5.75%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.60%) Java
3 3 (3.45%) C
4 2 (2.30%) Perl
4 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.30%) Python
4 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.30%) SQL
4 2 (2.30%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (11.49%) Degree
3 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) CAPM
5 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.30%) PMP
5 2 (2.30%) VCP6
5 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.15%) CCNA
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
6 1 (1.15%) CCSA
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 7 (8.05%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.75%) QA
4 1 (1.15%) COBIT
4 1 (1.15%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) BitLocker
3 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) Docker
4 2 (2.30%) NFS
4 2 (2.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCCM
2 5 (5.75%) AirWatch
3 4 (4.60%) Ansible
3 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.60%) Puppet
3 4 (4.60%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.30%) Netcool
5 2 (2.30%) Salt
5 2 (2.30%) SELinux
5 2 (2.30%) vRealize
5 2 (2.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (1.15%) Grafana
6 1 (1.15%) Kibana
6 1 (1.15%) logstash
6 1 (1.15%) OpenView
6 1 (1.15%) OPNET
Vendors
1 45 (51.72%) ServiceNow
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.24%) Remedy
4 7 (8.05%) BMC
4 7 (8.05%) McAfee
5 5 (5.75%) Apple
5 5 (5.75%) IBM
5 5 (5.75%) Infoblox
6 4 (4.60%) Snow
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle
7 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.45%) VMware
8 2 (2.30%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.30%) HP
8 2 (2.30%) Lotus
8 2 (2.30%) Lumension
8 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.30%) SaltStack