The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
England / South East
Rank 200 228 221
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7  
Contract jobs citing CMDB 40 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 1.34% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 19
Median daily rate £431 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.57% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £130 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £645 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £115.00 -
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2376 2763 2755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.73% 29.96% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1349 1651 1434
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 149 160
Median hourly rate £17.50 £38.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.54% +97.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.26 £60.49 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMDB in the South East

CMDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the South East

CMDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMDB in the South East

CMDB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Berkshire +23 10 £375 -14.28% 1
Hampshire +13 10 £600 -4.00%
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £375 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £425 - 1
Surrey - 4 £195 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -23 1 £145 +11.53%
Thames Valley - 1 - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 59 (60.20%) ITIL
2 48 (48.98%) Service Management
3 47 (47.96%) Configuration Management
4 30 (30.61%) IaaS
5 29 (29.59%) ITSM
6 26 (26.53%) VMware
7 24 (24.49%) BMC
8 23 (23.47%) PaaS
9 22 (22.45%) ITIL V3
10 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
11 17 (17.35%) Service Design
12 16 (16.33%) SC Cleared
13 14 (14.29%) CA
14 13 (13.27%) HP
14 13 (13.27%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (13.27%) User Stories
15 12 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (12.24%) CheckPoint
15 12 (12.24%) Windows
15 12 (12.24%) Asset Management
15 12 (12.24%) Remedy
16 11 (11.22%) Change Management
16 11 (11.22%) Firewall
16 11 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.22%) Web Services
16 11 (11.22%) SLA
16 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
16 11 (11.22%) SolarWinds
16 11 (11.22%) Release Management
17 10 (10.20%) Oracle

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (6.12%) CMS
2 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.02%) Drupal
3 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.04%) MS Office
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (6.12%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.61%) IaaS
2 23 (23.47%) PaaS
3 3 (3.06%) SaaS
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) Firewall
2 8 (8.16%) MPLS
3 6 (6.12%) VPN
4 4 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.08%) LAN
4 4 (4.08%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.08%) WAN
4 4 (4.08%) Wireless
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (2.04%) Network Security
6 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.02%) HTTP
7 1 (1.02%) SSL
7 1 (1.02%) VoIP
7 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.02%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Ant
2 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.02%) Maven
2 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.02%) Subversion
2 1 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (12.24%) Analyst
2 9 (9.18%) Configuration Manager
2 9 (9.18%) IT Manager
3 8 (8.16%) Architect
3 8 (8.16%) Service Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Consultant
4 7 (7.14%) Developer
5 6 (6.12%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Asset and Configuration Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Change Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Configuration Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) ServiceNow Developer
7 4 (4.08%) Administrator
7 4 (4.08%) Configuration Management Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Operations Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Service Operations Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) Web Services
2 3 (3.06%) CSS
2 3 (3.06%) HTML
2 3 (3.06%) XML
3 2 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) .NET
4 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.02%) SAML
4 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Taxonomies
2 6 (6.12%) Handset
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.12%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.04%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) PKI
5 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 6 (6.12%) Unix
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (60.20%) ITIL
2 48 (48.98%) Service Management
3 47 (47.96%) Configuration Management
4 29 (29.59%) ITSM
5 22 (22.45%) ITIL V3
6 17 (17.35%) Service Design
7 13 (13.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (13.27%) User Stories
8 12 (12.24%) Asset Management
9 11 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.22%) Change Management
9 11 (11.22%) Release Management
10 10 (10.20%) Validation
11 9 (9.18%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (9.18%) Project Management
11 9 (9.18%) Workflow
12 8 (8.16%) Data Modelling
12 8 (8.16%) IT Strategy
12 8 (8.16%) Scrum
13 7 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) Java
3 1 (1.02%) C
3 1 (1.02%) C#
3 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.06%) Degree
6 2 (2.04%) BICSI Certification
6 2 (2.04%) CCNA
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.04%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.04%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.04%) LPIC
6 2 (2.04%) MCP
6 2 (2.04%) MCSE
6 2 (2.04%) RHCE
7 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.04%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) ISO19770
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.04%) Firmware
4 1 (1.02%) Docker
4 1 (1.02%) Varnish
4 1 (1.02%) vSphere
4 1 (1.02%) XenApp
4 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (5.10%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.06%) OPNET
5 2 (2.04%) Netcool
5 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.04%) Puppet
5 2 (2.04%) SCCM
6 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) VMware
2 24 (24.49%) BMC
3 14 (14.29%) CA
4 13 (13.27%) HP
5 12 (12.24%) CheckPoint
5 12 (12.24%) Remedy
6 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.22%) SolarWinds
7 10 (10.20%) Oracle
8 8 (8.16%) Cisco
9 7 (7.14%) ArcSight
9 7 (7.14%) Intel Security
9 7 (7.14%) ServiceNow
9 7 (7.14%) Splunk
9 7 (7.14%) Symantec
10 6 (6.12%) Citrix
11 5 (5.10%) Palo Alto
12 3 (3.06%) Arista
12 3 (3.06%) Blue Coat
12 3 (3.06%) Riverbed
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