The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 76 71
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.45% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 1.87% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £575 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +53.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £555 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £635 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year -61.95% +211.86%  

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 217 268 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.44% 26.56% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 149 115
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £265 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £59.33 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.71% +212.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in Reading

CMDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in Reading

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Arista
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) OPNET
4 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) LAN

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Change Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 3 (33.33%) Arista
2 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy