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 3 months to 22 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 / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 156 143
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.41% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £355 £650 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.38% +44.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £650 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £378
% change year-on-year -3.22% +2.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.50 £27.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +87.03% +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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 940 1206 979
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.07% 31.38% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 716 557
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 62
Median hourly rate £29.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.44% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £47.39 £47.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 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 3 months to 22 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
Manchester +15 6 £353 -45.76% 1
Cheshire +22 1 £425 -
CMDB
England

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

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) ITSM
1 7 (87.50%) ServiceNow
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 4 (50.00%) Demand Management
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
3 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 4 (50.00%) BPR
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) POP3
5 1 (12.50%) SMTP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) POP3
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) ITSM
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) BPR
3 4 (50.00%) Demand Management
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
3 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft