Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 263 317
Rank change year-on-year +31 +54 -24
Contract jobs citing CMDB 126 102 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.76% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 2.07% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 78 28
South East median daily rate £420 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £252 £161 £196
90th Percentile £575 £579 £500
England median daily rate £425 £450 £431
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.35% +10.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +144.44% +45.16%
England median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year +46.67% +103.17% +17.04%

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 4786 4934 5957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.86% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2841 3446
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 287 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

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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 19 November 2017.

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

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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 19 November 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
Thames Valley +17 58 £450 +25.00%
Hampshire +6 38 £475 +2.70% 1
Berkshire +20 33 £494 +37.15%
Surrey +3 23 £405 +27.06% 3
Buckinghamshire -11 19 £328 -
Oxfordshire +1 6 £450 +200.00%
West Sussex -7 6 £240 -36.00%
Middlesex -7 1 £431 -18.37%
Home Counties - 1 - -
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 56 (44.44%) ITIL
2 46 (36.51%) Service Management
3 40 (31.75%) Windows
4 34 (26.98%) Configuration Management
5 30 (23.81%) ITIL V3
5 30 (23.81%) ServiceNow
6 29 (23.02%) Microsoft
7 23 (18.25%) Remedy
8 22 (17.46%) Finance
8 22 (17.46%) BMC
8 22 (17.46%) Remedy ITSM
9 21 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 20 (15.87%) Linux
11 19 (15.08%) Telecoms
12 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Office
12 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (12.70%) ITSM
14 15 (11.90%) Oracle
14 15 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
14 15 (11.90%) Windows Server
15 14 (11.11%) Office 365
15 14 (11.11%) Project Management
16 13 (10.32%) Netcool
16 13 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (9.52%) PRINCE2
17 12 (9.52%) SharePoint
17 12 (9.52%) VMware
17 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (8.73%) SLA

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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 12 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.76%) Apache
2 6 (4.76%) nginx
3 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.17%) Smallworld
4 3 (2.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.97%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.11%) Office 365
2 13 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) VPN
2 6 (4.76%) LDAP
3 4 (3.17%) MVNO
4 3 (2.38%) 3G
4 3 (2.38%) 4G
4 3 (2.38%) ADSL
4 3 (2.38%) LAN
4 3 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.38%) Wireless
5 2 (1.59%) DMZ
5 2 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.79%) SAN
6 1 (0.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) Data Lake
1 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MSI
2 1 (0.79%) ERwin
General
1 22 (17.46%) Finance
2 19 (15.08%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (25.40%) Architect
2 14 (11.11%) Analyst
3 11 (8.73%) Configuration Manager
3 11 (8.73%) Service Architect
4 8 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (5.56%) Asset and Configuration Manager
5 7 (5.56%) Consultant
5 7 (5.56%) Developer
5 7 (5.56%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 7 (5.56%) ServiceNow Developer
5 7 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 6 (4.76%) OSS Architect
6 6 (4.76%) Software Integration Engineer
7 5 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (3.97%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (3.97%) Designer
7 5 (3.97%) Remedy Architect
7 5 (3.97%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) Web Services
2 7 (5.56%) REST
3 6 (4.76%) Ajax
3 6 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.76%) CSS
3 6 (4.76%) HTML
3 6 (4.76%) JSON
3 6 (4.76%) SOAP
3 6 (4.76%) XHTML
3 6 (4.76%) XML
3 6 (4.76%) XML Schema
3 6 (4.76%) XSL
4 1 (0.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.97%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.17%) Frameworx
5 4 (3.17%) User Experience
6 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.59%) Handset
8 1 (0.79%) FMCG
8 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.75%) Windows
2 20 (15.87%) Linux
3 15 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.44%) ITIL
2 46 (36.51%) Service Management
3 34 (26.98%) Configuration Management
4 30 (23.81%) ITIL V3
5 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.70%) ITSM
7 15 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (11.11%) Project Management
9 12 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.35%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.35%) DevOps
11 8 (6.35%) DSDM
11 8 (6.35%) Operations Management
11 8 (6.35%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.35%) Presales
12 7 (5.56%) Asset Management
12 7 (5.56%) Incident Management
12 7 (5.56%) IT Governance
12 7 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 6 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 6 (4.76%) PHP
1 6 (4.76%) Python
1 6 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.97%) Degree
4 5 (3.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.17%) BICSI Certification
5 4 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.17%) CCNA
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.17%) JNCIA
5 4 (3.17%) JNCIS
5 4 (3.17%) LPIC
5 4 (3.17%) MCSE
5 4 (3.17%) RHCE
6 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.79%) MCSA
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) SLA
2 7 (5.56%) QA
3 6 (4.76%) GDPR
3 6 (4.76%) PMO
4 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.59%) P3O
6 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.79%) GxP
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.56%) Firmware
4 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Netcool
2 9 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
3 8 (6.35%) Nmap
3 8 (6.35%) OpenVAS
3 8 (6.35%) Puppet
3 8 (6.35%) WSUS
4 6 (4.76%) HAProxy
4 6 (4.76%) MOM
4 6 (4.76%) SCCM
5 3 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.79%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) ServiceNow
2 29 (23.02%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.25%) Remedy
4 22 (17.46%) BMC
5 15 (11.90%) Oracle
6 12 (9.52%) VMware
7 9 (7.14%) Citrix
7 9 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (7.14%) SAP
8 8 (6.35%) HP
9 7 (5.56%) Dell
10 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.97%) IBM
11 5 (3.97%) Symantec
12 4 (3.17%) Cisco
12 4 (3.17%) Intergraph
12 4 (3.17%) Juniper
13 2 (1.59%) CA
13 2 (1.59%) Motorola
14 1 (0.79%) McAfee