Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 268 308
Rank change year-on-year -36 +40 -20
Contract jobs citing CMDB 86 97 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.61% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 2.00% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 63 51
South East median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £143 £261 £185
90th Percentile £550 £523 £613
England median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £55.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -70.91% +103.70% +71.21%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,393 4,842 5,852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.55% 30.36% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,068 2,727 3,520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £230 £231
90th Percentile £588 £564 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 241 302
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £18.26 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -20.61% +33.57%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.25 £11.51
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £49.50
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the South East

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the South East over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMDB in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 August 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
Thames Valley +2 42 £450 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +12 21 £495 +10.00%
Hampshire -34 17 £500 +23.08% 3
Berkshire -21 12 £400 +6.67% 1
Kent +19 10 £413 -
West Sussex 0 10 £425 +25.46%
Buckinghamshire +10 9 £321 -1.23% 1
Surrey -42 6 £430 +14.67% 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 48 (55.81%) ITIL
2 38 (44.19%) Configuration Management
3 33 (38.37%) ITSM
4 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (30.23%) Service Management
6 24 (27.91%) ITIL V3
7 20 (23.26%) ServiceNow
8 19 (22.09%) Windows
9 17 (19.77%) Remedy
10 16 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (16.28%) Change Management
11 14 (16.28%) Asset Management
12 13 (15.12%) MS Visio
13 12 (13.95%) Cisco
13 12 (13.95%) XML
13 12 (13.95%) User Stories
14 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
14 11 (12.79%) Workflow
14 11 (12.79%) Migration
14 11 (12.79%) Service Design
15 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
15 10 (11.63%) Data Modelling
15 10 (11.63%) Release Management
15 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
16 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
16 9 (10.47%) Remedy ITSM
16 9 (10.47%) Taxonomies
16 9 (10.47%) REST
17 8 (9.30%) DevOps
17 8 (9.30%) QA

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Co-occurring 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 (6.98%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
2 1 (1.16%) nginx
2 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.16%) assyst
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.14%) SaaS
3 6 (6.98%) Slack
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) MPLS
2 6 (6.98%) LAN
3 5 (5.81%) WAN
4 4 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (4.65%) DNS
4 4 (4.65%) Firewall
4 4 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (2.33%) ICMP
5 2 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (2.33%) SNMP
6 1 (1.16%) 3G
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.16%) DMZ
6 1 (1.16%) DOCSIS
6 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.16%) LTE
6 1 (1.16%) MVNO
6 1 (1.16%) SDH
6 1 (1.16%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
1 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Advertising
3 2 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Analyst
2 17 (19.77%) Architect
3 10 (11.63%) Administrator
3 10 (11.63%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Process Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Service Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Service Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Service Transition Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (9.30%) Transition Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (5.81%) IT Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Change Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Change Manager
7 4 (4.65%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) ITIL Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) XML
2 9 (10.47%) REST
3 6 (6.98%) RESTful
4 4 (4.65%) HTML
4 4 (4.65%) HTML5
4 4 (4.65%) jQuery
4 4 (4.65%) Node.js
5 3 (3.49%) SOAP
5 3 (3.49%) Web Services
6 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.47%) Taxonomies
4 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) TM Forum
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Contactless
6 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) Handset
6 1 (1.16%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
6 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) AIX
4 5 (5.81%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Unix
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) ITIL
2 38 (44.19%) Configuration Management
3 33 (38.37%) ITSM
4 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (30.23%) Service Management
6 24 (27.91%) ITIL V3
7 14 (16.28%) Asset Management
7 14 (16.28%) Change Management
8 12 (13.95%) User Stories
9 11 (12.79%) Migration
9 11 (12.79%) Service Design
9 11 (12.79%) Workflow
10 10 (11.63%) Data Modelling
10 10 (11.63%) Release Management
11 8 (9.30%) DevOps
11 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.14%) Programme Management
12 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.14%) Time Management
13 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.65%) C
2 4 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (2.33%) Groovy
3 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.16%) PHP
4 1 (1.16%) Python
4 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) Degree
6 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) PMO
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) COBIT
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
1 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) SCCM
2 5 (5.81%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (4.65%) Netcool
3 4 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.49%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.16%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.16%) OpenView
5 1 (1.16%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) ServiceNow
2 17 (19.77%) Remedy
3 12 (13.95%) Cisco
4 7 (8.14%) BMC
4 7 (8.14%) VMware
5 6 (6.98%) New Relic
5 6 (6.98%) PagerDuty
6 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.81%) Snow
7 4 (4.65%) Juniper
7 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.49%) Capita
9 2 (2.33%) Splunk
10 1 (1.16%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.16%) HP
10 1 (1.16%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.16%) NetApp
10 1 (1.16%) Nokia
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle
10 1 (1.16%) Tandberg