Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 558 458 460
Rank change year-on-year -100 +2 0
Contract jobs citing CMDB 82 128 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.87% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 84 94
London median daily rate £425 £488 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +1.30% +1.32%
10th Percentile £206 £337 £321
90th Percentile £550 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £24.50 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -55.45% +22.22% +210.34%

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 17,442 14,743 16,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.91% 37.07% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,509 10,393 11,688
London median daily rate £500 £480 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £275
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 236 248
London median hourly rate £22.73 £24.58 £21.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.55% +16.11% +17.61%
10th Percentile £12.65 £12.75 £11.85
90th Percentile £50.35 £51.25 £46.91
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

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 26 April 2018.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in London over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 April 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
West London -20 13 £450 - 1
Central London -52 12 £375 -34.78% 2
South London -53 5 £463 -15.91%
East London -12 3 £450 +5.88% 1
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 37 (45.12%) ITIL
2 34 (41.46%) ServiceNow
3 30 (36.59%) Configuration Management
4 29 (35.37%) Service Management
5 28 (34.15%) ITSM
6 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
7 18 (21.95%) Finance
7 18 (21.95%) Asset Management
7 18 (21.95%) Incident Management
8 17 (20.73%) Windows
9 16 (19.51%) DNS
10 15 (18.29%) Remedy
10 15 (18.29%) Linux
11 13 (15.85%) Web Services
11 13 (15.85%) Change Management
11 13 (15.85%) Banking
12 12 (14.63%) CSS
12 12 (14.63%) HTML
12 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
13 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
13 11 (13.41%) Remedy ITSM
14 10 (12.20%) Degree
14 10 (12.20%) Retail
15 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
15 9 (10.98%) XML
15 9 (10.98%) DHCP
16 8 (9.76%) XHTML
16 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
16 8 (9.76%) BMC
16 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP

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 3 (3.66%) Apache
1 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.66%) CMS
1 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.22%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) DHCP
3 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.66%) Skype
5 2 (2.44%) Firewall
5 2 (2.44%) Intranet
5 2 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.22%) IPsec
6 1 (1.22%) LAN
6 1 (1.22%) TACACS
6 1 (1.22%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.44%) GDB
3 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (1.22%) Hudson
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 10 (12.20%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.66%) Front Office
6 2 (2.44%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Back Office
7 1 (1.22%) Billing
7 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Publishing
7 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) ServiceNow Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 6 (7.32%) Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 5 (6.10%) Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Application Portfolio Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Finance Manager
8 3 (3.66%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Portfolio Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Remedy Developer
8 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) Web Services
2 12 (14.63%) CSS
2 12 (14.63%) HTML
3 9 (10.98%) XML
4 8 (9.76%) Ajax
4 8 (9.76%) XHTML
5 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.66%) CSS3
6 3 (3.66%) HTML5
7 2 (2.44%) Middleware
8 1 (1.22%) .NET
8 1 (1.22%) JSON
8 1 (1.22%) REST
8 1 (1.22%) SOAP
8 1 (1.22%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) User Experience
5 3 (3.66%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) Replication
6 2 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Contactless
7 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Linux
3 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) ITIL
2 30 (36.59%) Configuration Management
3 29 (35.37%) Service Management
4 28 (34.15%) ITSM
5 18 (21.95%) Asset Management
5 18 (21.95%) Incident Management
6 13 (15.85%) Change Management
7 8 (9.76%) Coaching
7 8 (9.76%) SDLC
7 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (8.54%) Investment Management
8 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.32%) Escalation Management
9 6 (7.32%) Release Management
9 6 (7.32%) Workflow
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.10%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.10%) Java
3 4 (4.88%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) C
4 2 (2.44%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) Python
4 2 (2.44%) SystemTap
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) CCNP
6 1 (1.22%) CCSA
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CISM
6 1 (1.22%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) GIAC
6 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.22%) VCP6
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) COBIT
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) Def Stans
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 9000
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Docker
3 2 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (1.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.66%) Puppet
2 3 (3.66%) SCCM
3 2 (2.44%) Ansible
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.44%) Netcool
3 2 (2.44%) Salt
3 2 (2.44%) SELinux
4 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.22%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.22%) Grafana
4 1 (1.22%) Kibana
4 1 (1.22%) logstash
4 1 (1.22%) Munin
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) OPNET
4 1 (1.22%) SCOM
4 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (41.46%) ServiceNow
2 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.29%) Remedy
4 8 (9.76%) BMC
5 5 (6.10%) Infoblox
6 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.66%) Snow
7 3 (3.66%) Sybase
7 3 (3.66%) VMware
8 2 (2.44%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.44%) McAfee
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle
8 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.44%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.22%) Capita
9 1 (1.22%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.22%) Splunk
9 1 (1.22%) Workday