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 3 months to 27 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 351 328
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 78 76 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.93% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 66
Median daily rate £500 £519 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +15.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +75.92% +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7968 8146 8471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.28% 37.40% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5701 5893 5999
Median daily rate £515 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 107 140
Median hourly rate £21.20 £20.26 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.63% +1.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £12.50 £14.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.35
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
City of London -8 5 £290 -37.29% 2
Bromley +4 1 £600 +26.31%
Westminster - 1 £223 -
West End of London - 1 £400 -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 72 (54.55%) ITIL
2 70 (53.03%) ServiceNow
3 58 (43.94%) ITSM
4 56 (42.42%) Service Management
5 51 (38.64%) Configuration Management
6 40 (30.30%) HTML
7 37 (28.03%) Finance
8 35 (26.52%) Asset Management
9 32 (24.24%) Java
9 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 28 (21.21%) Active Directory
11 27 (20.45%) SLA
12 26 (19.70%) Windows
13 22 (16.67%) XML
13 22 (16.67%) Banking
13 22 (16.67%) Data Centre
14 19 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (14.39%) Workflow
15 18 (13.64%) CSS
16 17 (12.88%) SQL
16 17 (12.88%) Business Analysis
17 15 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
17 15 (11.36%) Linux
17 15 (11.36%) Windows Server
18 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
19 13 (9.85%) Unix
20 12 (9.09%) Change Management
20 12 (9.09%) Problem Management
21 11 (8.33%) ITIL V3
21 11 (8.33%) Web Services

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 8 (6.06%) CMS
2 6 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (1.52%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.52%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) DHCP
1 9 (6.82%) DNS
2 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.27%) LDAP
4 2 (1.52%) LAN
4 2 (1.52%) MPLS
4 2 (1.52%) WAN
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) POP3
5 1 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.76%) SMTP
5 1 (0.76%) SSL
5 1 (0.76%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) MySQL
2 5 (3.79%) MariaDB
2 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.52%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 22 (16.67%) Banking
3 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) German Language
5 2 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (36.36%) Developer
2 37 (28.03%) ServiceNow Developer
3 22 (16.67%) Analyst
4 17 (12.88%) Consultant
5 14 (10.61%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 12 (9.09%) Architect
7 10 (7.58%) Administrator
7 10 (7.58%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.82%) Desktop Support
9 8 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Perl Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Python Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Active Directory Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) Asset Management Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) DBA
11 5 (3.79%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.79%) Service Manager
11 5 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.30%) HTML
2 22 (16.67%) XML
3 18 (13.64%) CSS
4 11 (8.33%) Web Services
5 5 (3.79%) REST
5 5 (3.79%) SOAP
6 4 (3.03%) HTML5
6 4 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (2.27%) Ajax
7 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.52%) .NET
8 2 (1.52%) jQuery
8 2 (1.52%) Murex MxML
8 2 (1.52%) Node.js
8 2 (1.52%) XHTML
9 1 (0.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 8 (6.06%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.27%) Wiki
8 2 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.70%) Windows
2 15 (11.36%) Linux
2 15 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.85%) Unix
4 8 (6.06%) Solaris
5 7 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.79%) CentOS
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.55%) ITIL
2 58 (43.94%) ITSM
3 56 (42.42%) Service Management
4 51 (38.64%) Configuration Management
5 35 (26.52%) Asset Management
6 19 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (14.39%) Workflow
7 17 (12.88%) Business Analysis
8 15 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (9.09%) Change Management
9 12 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 11 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 9 (6.82%) Release Management
11 9 (6.82%) Software Asset Management
12 8 (6.06%) Incident Management
12 8 (6.06%) Project Management
12 8 (6.06%) SOA
12 8 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.24%) Java
1 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 17 (12.88%) SQL
3 11 (8.33%) Python
4 9 (6.82%) Perl
5 7 (5.30%) C
6 5 (3.79%) Ruby
7 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.52%) PHP
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.79%) Degree
1 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.52%) MiFID
2 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 28 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.79%) NFS
2 5 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Ansible
1 6 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.55%) Puppet
2 4 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.76%) Control-M
3 1 (0.76%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.76%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.76%) SCOM
3 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 70 (53.03%) ServiceNow
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.82%) HP
4 8 (6.06%) VMware
5 6 (4.55%) Oracle
5 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.79%) Avaya
6 5 (3.79%) Remedy
6 5 (3.79%) SaltStack
7 4 (3.03%) BMC
7 4 (3.03%) Veritas
8 3 (2.27%) Snow
9 2 (1.52%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.52%) Citrix
9 2 (1.52%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.52%) Murex
9 2 (1.52%) NetApp
10 1 (0.76%) F5
10 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds