Period
to 22 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 22 October 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 229 226
Rank change year-on-year +47 -3 -42
Contract jobs citing CMDB 20 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.084% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 3
North West median daily rate £350 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00% +166.67%
10th Percentile £192 £306 £279
90th Percentile £600 £350 £515
England median daily rate £420 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
North West median hourly rate £55.00 - £15.77
England median hourly rate £50.00 £28.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +75.44% +80.72% -

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1670 2335 2315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.77% 32.52% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 1458 1376
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £225
90th Percentile £562 £569 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £421
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.84% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 117
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -4.99% +12.27%
10th Percentile £11.31 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.39 £42.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year - +7.10% +0.95%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMDB in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Manchester +32 15 £350 +2.94%
Lancashire - 2 £190 -
Cheshire +11 1 £425 -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 North West region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (45.00%) ServiceNow
3 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (40.00%) Service Management
3 8 (40.00%) ITSM
3 8 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 7 (35.00%) SCCM
4 7 (35.00%) SCOM
4 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) Public Cloud
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL V3
5 6 (30.00%) REST
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Change Management
6 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 5 (25.00%) COBIT
6 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (25.00%) SNMP
6 5 (25.00%) Unix
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow Development
6 5 (25.00%) Snow

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SNMP
2 4 (20.00%) 3G
2 4 (20.00%) 4G
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) ADSL
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) POP3
4 1 (5.00%) SMS
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Zachman Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (40.00%) Data Integration
3 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (40.00%) ITSM
3 8 (40.00%) Service Management
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL V3
5 6 (30.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Change Management
6 5 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow Development
6 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (20.00%) Break/Fix
7 4 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Runbook
8 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) COBIT
2 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
1 7 (35.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) ServiceNow
2 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (25.00%) Snow
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Nokia
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec