Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 554 455 425
Rank change year-on-year -99 -30 +75
Contract jobs citing CMDB 81 137 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.91% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 105 95
London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £328 £343
90th Percentile £600 £588 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.71% +94.44% +42.68%

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 17,497 15,042 16,393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.20% 36.26% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,706 10,571 11,485
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £656 £650
England median daily rate £451 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 254 276
London median hourly rate £21.90 £21.37 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.18% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.92 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.09 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.79 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.74% +5.00% +14.29%

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 21 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in London over the 6 months to 21 January 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 21 January 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 -32 10 £420 +20.00% 3
East London -13 4 £450 - 2
West London -28 4 £506 +3.85% 3
South London -42 4 £575 +27.78%
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 47 (58.02%) ITIL
2 42 (51.85%) ServiceNow
3 41 (50.62%) Service Management
4 33 (40.74%) ITSM
5 28 (34.57%) Asset Management
6 24 (29.63%) Configuration Management
7 18 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 18 (22.22%) Finance
8 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
9 15 (18.52%) Change Management
9 15 (18.52%) HTML
9 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
9 15 (18.52%) CSS
10 13 (16.05%) Web Services
10 13 (16.05%) Banking
10 13 (16.05%) Release Management
11 12 (14.81%) ITIL V3
11 12 (14.81%) XML
12 11 (13.58%) Windows
12 11 (13.58%) Workflow
13 10 (12.35%) XHTML
13 10 (12.35%) SQL
13 10 (12.35%) SDLC
13 10 (12.35%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (12.35%) Ajax
14 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.64%) BMC
15 7 (8.64%) Coaching
15 7 (8.64%) Data Centre

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 (4.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (1.23%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) Intranet
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) DHCP
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) NAS
3 1 (1.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.47%) Pentaho
2 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.23%) Hudson
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
3 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Back Office
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Developer
2 21 (25.93%) ServiceNow Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) Consultant
5 5 (6.17%) Administrator
5 5 (6.17%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Architect
6 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 3 (3.70%) Configuration Specialist
6 3 (3.70%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Incident Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Problem Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (2.47%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.47%) ETL Developer
7 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) CSS
1 15 (18.52%) HTML
2 13 (16.05%) Web Services
3 12 (14.81%) XML
4 10 (12.35%) Ajax
4 10 (12.35%) XHTML
5 6 (7.41%) SOAP
6 5 (6.17%) REST
7 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.94%) LDAP
8 3 (3.70%) HTML5
8 3 (3.70%) Middleware
9 2 (2.47%) CSS3
9 2 (2.47%) JSON
10 1 (1.23%) .NET
10 1 (1.23%) jQuery
10 1 (1.23%) Sensu
10 1 (1.23%) Velocity
10 1 (1.23%) XML Schema
10 1 (1.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.23%) Clustering
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Contactless
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.23%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Linux
3 5 (6.17%) Unix
4 3 (3.70%) AIX
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.47%) Solaris
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.02%) ITIL
2 41 (50.62%) Service Management
3 33 (40.74%) ITSM
4 28 (34.57%) Asset Management
5 24 (29.63%) Configuration Management
6 18 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
8 15 (18.52%) Change Management
9 13 (16.05%) Release Management
10 12 (14.81%) ITIL V3
11 11 (13.58%) Workflow
12 10 (12.35%) SDLC
12 10 (12.35%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (8.64%) Coaching
15 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.41%) Scrum
15 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
15 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (6.17%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.35%) SQL
3 6 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
4 2 (2.47%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Korn
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) R
5 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.23%) VCP6
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) COBIT
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) Def Stans
2 3 (3.70%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.23%) MiFID
3 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) Firmware
2 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.23%) KVM
3 1 (1.23%) RHEV
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.47%) Nagios
3 1 (1.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.23%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.23%) Munin
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) PowerBroker
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (51.85%) ServiceNow
2 7 (8.64%) BMC
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 6 (7.41%) Remedy
4 5 (6.17%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) Snow
5 3 (3.70%) Sybase
6 2 (2.47%) GoldenSource
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.47%) Splunk
7 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.23%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.23%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.23%) Tripwire